Children's Literature Festival Children's Literature Festival
28th - 29th November 2014
Venue: Children's Library Complex, Lahore
 
CLF Lahore Program

INAUGURATION

8:00 – 9:00AM: Registration and Arrival of Guests

9:15 – 9:20AM – Tilawat

9:20 – 9:30AM – CLF Taraana – “Hamain Kitab Chaheiye” Lyrics: Zehra Nigah, Composition: Rakae Jamil

9:30 – 9:35AM – Welcome address by the Founder of CLF and Director Programs of Idara-e-Taleem-O-Aagahi, Baela Raza Jamil

9:35AM – 9:45AM: Nazm/Poem by the students of Government School for the visually impaired – Iqbal Town

9:45 – 9:55AM: "Yeh Bacha Kis Ka Bacha Hai" by Ibn-e-Insha - recited by CLF Ambassador, Nadia Jamil

9:55- 10:05AM: Address by

  • Mr. Tauqeer Mazhar, HBL Senior Regional Chief Central
  • Senior Program Officer Open Society Foundations (OSF), Nargis Sultana

10: 05- 10:15AM: Performance by students of Sanjan Nagar Higher Secondary School - celebrating Heer Waris Shah  

10:15 – 10:25AM: A Special Pledge by the Children – Facilitated by Ambassador of CLF, Adeel Hashmi

10:25AM -10:35AM:  Address by the Ambassador of the European Union, His Excellency Mr.Gunnar Wigemark

10:35AM - 10:45AM: Acknowledging our partners - Co-founder of CLF and Managing Director of Oxford University Press, Ameena Saiyid (OBE)

10:45AM - 10:55AM:  Address by the Chief Guest - Punjab Education Minister Mr. Rana Mashood Ahmad Khan

10:55AM - 11:00AM: CLF Lahore 2014 formal inauguration by the children and guests

Master of Ceremonies: TV Anchor and Journalist, Fe’reeha Idrees

Day 1 - 28th November, 2014
Venue  /  Timings 11:00AM – 12:00PM 12:15PM – 1:15 1:30PM – 2:30 2:45PM – 3:45 4:00PM – 5:00PM

 Dastaan Sara’ay

Zehra Nigah and Ali Hamza- Poetry for and with Children

Putli Kahani – Muppet Show
by Zara Mumtaz

Zambeel Dramatic Readings presents Raja Kay Do Seeng – a story by Zara Mumtaz

Reader's theater storytelling session
by  Dheere Bolo

 

 

Musical

 

Concert by

 

Laal Band

 Koh-i-Simorgh

Bhooloo the Musical by Lahore Grammar School

Animation session
by Daniyal Noorani

Mandwa Theatre: Join Hands for Peace

Interactive Music session with Ali Aftab

 Manto ki Gali

My inspiration – my journey –

By Sana Mir

Ongoing challenge of curriculum and textbooks – searching for relevance

Panelists: Mr. Nawazish Ali Cheema,
Ameena Saiyid, Peter Jacob, Anjum Paul and Zubeida Mustafa

Moderator: Nargis Sultana

Championing end of child marriages in Pakistan

Panelists:  Samar Minallah, Rumana Husain, Manizeh Bano and Dr. Narmeen Hamid

Moderator: Baela Raza Jamil

 

 

Innovations in promoting libraries and book reading

Panelists:  Basarat Kazim, Dr Amna Imam, Kevin McLaven, Baela Raza Jamil
 
Moderator: Ahmed Sultan Butt

 Bhittai Library

 

Learning Maths through Stories

A Presentation by
Qudsia Sajjad

Launch of 7th edition of Uran Tashtaree

Discussants: Amra Alam and Narmeen Hamid

Tasveeri Kahani Silsila and Graphic Stories

Talk by
Arfa Sayeda Zehra and  Khursheed Hyder 

Launch of
Bachon kay Geet
by Khaled Anam
Discussants: Ameena Saiyid,  Khursheed Hyder,
Fahmida Riaz, Haseena Moin

 

 Dr. Abdus Salam’s Lab

                                         
                                                                        Visual Stories and Games by E.Learn Punjab

Bulleh Shah Room

Storytelling session
by Adeel Hashmi

Storytelling session
by Mira Hashmi

Storytelling Session
 by Valerie Khan

Stories for Children
by Rumana Husain

 

Kitab Ghar

The Art of Book Making – Activities with Children by Oxford University
Press

Adda Bill Gates

3i Logic: Technology in Education

Arfa Karim Room

The Little Art: Selected Short Films for Children

Bano Qudsia Room

Alif Laila

Iqbal Room

Toffee TV: Make Learning Fun Again! SingSong and Storytelling Sessions for Kids

Einstein Room

Global Count Down Sessions by Telenor in collaboration  with Children’s Library Complex

Ahmed Faraz Room

Strange Cultures, Familiar Practices - Interactive Discussion
ASAASA

Writing a Story
by Anusha Riaz

Creative Writing
by Saima Asghar Raiz

 

Bagh-e-Sheherezade

Telenor presents Ali Baba Aur Char Chor
(Internet for All Connecting Responsibly)

Interactive Music Session
 by Khaled Anam

Live Music and rhyme singing with theatrical performance- Olompolo

Concert
By Dheere Bolo

 

 Gulgee 

Story of the Pot (Pottery Making): Potter from Harappa- Mohammad Bashir

 Faiz Ghar

Bol Kay LubAzaadHaiTeray (Age Group 12 – 18 years) – 10:00AM – 11:30AM
Bol Kay LubAzaadHaiTeray (Age Group 6 – 12 years) – 1:30PM – 3:00PM

Faiz Ahmed Faiz Room

Art of Creative Writing- Appreciating Heritage in Classrooms
Sarwat Mohiuddin

How to write a story
by Haseena Moin

“I belong to Harappa and Harappa belongs to me”
Sheherezade Alam

Awareness session: Life skills based education and youth friendly health services
by Dr. Munazza Haris

 

Amir Khusro Room

Storytelling
Khursheed Hyder

Creative writing session by Imrana Maqsood

 Play for Peace:  Swati Bhatt and Agyatmitra Shunya

 

Waris Shah Room

 

Guerilla storytelling session
By Dheere Bolo

Aao Science Khelen
By Dheere Bolo

Creative Writing session by Amra Alam

Nani Ami Kee Kahanian
by Narmeen Hamid

 

Khalil Gibran

               Bachon se Tabdeeli: What Other Dreams May Come

Olotatolo 1
Olompolo Media

 

 Ibn-e-Insha Room

Peacebuilding/
Active Citizenship
By Rabtt

Heritage Education through Project Based Learning by Nasreen Iqbal and Myra Amir

Storytelling session
by Teach for Pakistan

 

Sassi Pannu Room

Arts and Craft Exhibition & Musical Performances
by special children of Children’s Library Complex (CLC)

Tilism-e-Hoshruba

Olotatolo 2
Olompolo  Media

Mural and Art Painting, Face painting

Bacha Bawarchi

 Laajverd Bacha Bawarchi
Exhibition of Arts & Crafts by children by Children’s Library Complex (CLC)

 

HBL – ALL Day Activities : Money Maze by HBL Money Club

Steve Jobs Room

Internet Experience/e Learning  with Telenor

Indus Room

Exhibition of Geological Museum of  Children’s Library Complex (CLC)
and Geological Workshops by CLC

Autaaq

                                               Book Fair, Stalls, Interactive Activities by NGOs, Sindh Education Foundation (SEF)        

Bab-e-Sadequain

Thematic Mural Paintings for all age groups  by ARTISTAN (sponsored by Master Paints)

Ashfaq Ahmed Lobby

PTV and GEO programs of Special Children of CLC / Educational Movies/ Movies relevant to special children

Day 2 - 29th November, 2014

Venue  /  Timings

9:30– 10:30AM

 10:45 – 11:45AM

 12:00 – 1:00 PM

1:15 – 2:15 PM

2:30 – 3:30PM

4:00-5:30 PM

Dastaan Sara’ay

Animation session
by DaniyalNoorani

Zambeel Dramatic Readings presents Raja Kay Do Seeng – a story by Zara Mumtaz

Storytelling in Punjabi  by
Samiya Mumtaz

Reaching out to Children Through Films

Samar Minallah

Stories for children by Rumana Husain

CLOSING

 

Koh-i-Simorgh

Bhooloo the Musical by Lahore Grammar School

Guerilla storytelling session
By Dheere Bolo

Flash Mob

 

 

Manto Ki Gali

Right to Education Active Citizenship by Right to Education Team and Rabtt

Honoring Our Nobel Laureates
Malala Yousafzai and Professor Abus Salaam – their amazing journeys-  in promoting learning and creativity

Panelists: Zubeida Mustafa, Nargis Sultana, Baela Raza Jamil

Moderator: Samar Minallah  

Role of Media in promoting reading and libraries

Mansoor Ali, Aroosa Shaukat, Fareeha Idrees, Ameena Saiyid

Moderator:
Khursheed Hyder

How to Use Media in promoting reading and creativity in classrooms

By Fe’reeha Idrees

 

Bhittai Library

 

Ahmed's Bicycle
The Girl Who Took Things That Did Not Belong to Her


Faiza Raja
Zerqa Tahir
Asma Qureshi

In conversation with
Mahvesh Khan

Chacha Gaeeru aur Sitaram
 
Iram Mohsin
Tehmina Mushtaq
Basarat Kazim 
Nayyar Hashmi

In conversation with Imrana Maqsood

Treasure Chest of Stories
with Rumana Husain

-Dada aur Dadi Maan kae Saath

Nudrat B.Majeed in conversation with Basarat Kazim  

-Hoopoe titles
Nudrat B.Majeed
Nadira Amir

Kitabon kee Kehkashan Series (New Titles)
Talk by
Amra Alam,
Sarwat Mohiuddin,
and
Imrana Maqsood
Moderator:
Syeda Basarat Kazim

 

Dr. Abdus Salam’s Lab

Visual Stories and Games by E.Learn Punjab

Bulleh Shah Room

Storytelling Session by Sarmad Khoosat

Storytelling session by Samina Ahmed

Storytelling session
by Mira Hashmi

Storytelling session
by Nadia Jamil

Dramatic Storytelling: The Sand People Asaasa Foundation

 

Kitab Ghar

                      The Art of Book Making – Activities with Children by Oxford University Press

Adda Bill Gates

3i Logic: Technology in Education

Arfa Karim Room

The Little Art – Selected Films for Children

Bano Qudsia Room

Alif Laila

Iqbal Room

Toffee TV: Make Learning Fun Again! SingSong and Storytelling Sessions for Kids

Einstein Room

Global Count Down Sessions by Telenor in collaboration  with Children’s Library Complex

Ahmed Faraz Room

Egyptian Times
By Saroosh Zahid & Nediyya Zahid

Theatre Workshop with Zain Ahmed

Creative writing session by Amra Alam

Storytelling session
by Teach for Pakistan

 

 

Bagh-e-Sheherezade

Flash Mob
By Dheere Bolo

Mathemagics
Asaasa

Interactive Music Session
by Khaled Anam

Telenor presents Ali Baba Aur Char Chor
(Internet for All Connecting Responsibly)

Concert
By Dheere Bolo

 

Gulgee

Story of the Pot (Pottery Making): Potter from Harappa- Mohammad Bashir

 

 Faiz Ghar

Bol Kay Lub Azaad Hai Teray (Age Group 12 – 18 years) – 10:00AM – 11:30AM
Bol Kay Lub Azaad Hai Teray (Age Group 6 – 12 years) – 1:30PM – 3:00PM

 

Faiz Ahmed Faiz Room

Urdu creative writing workshop
By Dheere Bolo

 Creative Writing Session by Rumana Husain

How to write a story
by Haseena Moin

 

Storytelling session on “ATM kee Kahaani
by Amra Alam

 

 

Amir Khusro Room

Storytelling
Khursheed Hyder

Creative writing session by Imrana Maqsood

Aao Science Khelen
By Dheere Bolo

Play for Peace : Swati Bhatt and Agyatmitra Shunya

 

Waris Shah Room

Storytelling Session
By
Samina Peerzada 

Peacebuilding/Active Citizenship
by Rabtt

From Manuscript to a Book
Presentation by Ameena Saiyid, Raheela Baqai, Batool Nasir, and Tariq Haq

Story-telling with Thinking Skills Activity by Nabiha  Meher Sheikh

Launch of Literary Heritage Series for Young Readers – Our Shaikh Sa’di and the Simurgh and the Birds

Fahmida Riaz

 

 Khalil Gibran Room

 

Bachon se Tabdeeli: What Other Dreams May Come True

 

 

Sasi Pannu Room

Arts and Craft Exhibition & Musical Performances
by special children of  Children’s Library Complex (CLC)

Tilism-e-Hoshruba

                                                                                                 Art and Mural Painting

Bacha Bawarchi

Laajverd Bacha Bawarchi
Exhibition of Arts & Crafts by children  from  Children’s Library Complex (CLC)

 

HBL – ALL Day Activities: Money Maze by HBL Money Maze Club

Steve Jobs Room

Internet Experience/e Learning  with Telenor

Indus Room

Exhibition of Geological Museum of CLC and Geological Workshops by  Children’s Library Complex (CLC)

Autaaq

Book Fair, Stalls, Interactive Activities by NGOs, Sindh Education Foundation (SEF)

Bab-e-Sadequain

Thematic Mural Paintings for all age groups  by ARTISTAN (sponsored by Master Paints)

Ashfaq Ahmed Lobby

PTV and GEO programs of Special Children of CLC / Educational Movies/ Movies relevant to special children