Free, booking required for all adults and children over 4


Sat 26 Mar
10:00 am - 1:00 pm


2 Patrick Northeast Drive, Narre Warren VIC, Australia


Accessible bathroom Assistance Animals welcome Wheelchair Access

About Kids' Own Publishing

Kids’ Own Publishing creates books by children, for children. Through collaborative workshops and creative activities, we work alongside children and their adults to develop one-of-a-kind publications which are particular to the lives and local practices of each community of creators, reflecting their culture, identity and imagination.

Share your story, share your language – multilingual picture book drop-in workshop for children and families Past Event

Presented by Kids' Own Publishing

Share your story, Share your language is a place to create a picture book with your child, using all the languages that mean something to you and your family. 

  • Listen to stories from a diverse range of storytellers drawing on a range of different languages, visuals and storytelling techniques including Kamishibai box stories, figurines and sand pictures.
  • Create your own 8 page book with pictures on the KidsPublish app for iPad or with paper collage 
  • Receive a folded print out of the book to share with family and friends 
  • Receive a pdf copy of the book so additional copies can be printed at any time 
  • Share your story on a large screen and narrate in your language 

Multilingualism is the norm! Drop in and make books and share all your languages in this mass publishing event for children and families. 

The Share your story, Share your language workshop is part of Kids’ Own’s 2022 program Kids’ Own Languages, which seeks to contribute to a creative arts landscape that fundamentally challenges perspectives of language and identity and truly reflects the diversity of contemporary Australia.