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Storylines Margaret Mahy National Awards Day 2024 Registration Form

Storylines Margaret Mahy National Awards Day Registration Form (#48)

The 2024 Margaret Mahy Medal and Lecture Award winner is National Library's Director, Elizabeth Jones.  Elizabeth will be presented with the medal, and in turn will present the 2024 Storylines Margaret Mahy lecture ahead of the other 2024 awards.

Event details:

Sunday 7 April at the National Library of NZ, 8 Stanley Street, Parnell, Auckland 1010

  • 12.30pm doors open to the public
  • 1pm the Storylines Margaret Mahy National Awards Day begins

The Storylines Margaret Mahy National Awards Day is one of Storylines’ two major annual celebrations of achievement by New Zealand’s writers and illustrators, publishers, and others who have contributed greatly to New Zealand children’s literature. It is held each year on the weekend closest to International Children’s Book Day, 2 April – Hans Christian Andersen’s birthday.

The afternoon includes the Storylines Margaret Mahy Medal and Lecture presentations, announcement of awards for original manuscripts and illustration.

Members of the Friends of Storylines Ngā Pou o te Whare Waituhi Tamariki o Aotearoa, whānau of winners, and the wider children's and YA literature community are invited to attend. If you're not yet a member, please consider joining.

Please register using this form. Numbers are limited and registrations will be taken on a "first in, first confirmed" basis. We will advise you if you are unsuccessful in booking a place, and refund your registration fee (if applicable) in full, less any credit card fees.

Registrations are essential.

Storylines Members: Free
Non-Members: $20.00
Students: $15.00

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