Calendar: Upcoming Events

The Book Council organises festivals, workshops and events related to writing, publishing, storytelling, reading and many more. To stay updated, join us on our various platforms. The Singapore Book Council Academy, our training arm, has a comprehensive website for the workshops.

The calendar also lists local literary events that are not organised by us. Know of an event that should be listed here? Let us know!

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Programmes by SBC Academy

24 June 2021

Thu
4:00pm – 6:00pm
Zoom Platform

The Podcasting Way

Ever wanted to make a podcast? No idea where to start? Nat Amoore, children’s author and podcast host, will take you through the basics of creating your podcast content. This workshop will cover planning, scripting, interviewing, recording and editing – all from the comfort of your home office chair! 

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Programmes by SBC Academy

10 – 31 July 2021

Sat
9:30am – 12:30pm
Singapore Book Council Training Room

Triumphant: Developing a Short Memoir about Overcoming the Odds

Are you inspired to write a short memoir but are uncertain about how to write down your reflections in a cohesive and engaging manner? Join experienced writer-editor Verena Tay in this short course and complete that short memoir under her guidance. 

This programme is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit.

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Programmes by SBC Academy

21 August 2021

Sat
9:30am – 5:45pm
Singapore Book Council Training Room

Introduction to Storytelling I

Get a comprehensive understanding of stories and storytelling with professional storyteller Sheila Wee. These two-module workshops will provide hands-on training in a warm and supportive group environment and equip participants with the tools and confidence to tell their stories. 

This workshop has been postponed to 21 August 2021. We apologise for the inconvenience caused.

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Programmes by SBC Academy

28 August 2021

Sat
9:30am – 5:45pm
Singapore Book Council Training Room

Introduction to Storytelling II

This is the second module of a two-module introduction to storytelling course. Gain a deeper understanding of the storytelling process and create stories that reflect your own storytelling voice and style. 

This workshop has been postponed to 28 August 2021. We apologise for the inconvenience caused.

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