It is that time of the year again for the long awaited Storymoja Festival and Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) will be part of it. This year’s event is scheduled for the 27th of September to 1st of October 2017 at the Nairobi National MuseumAt this year’s edition, the Storymoja Festival will officially turn 10-years-old from when it first appeared as a Nyama Choma Reading Fiesta!

Storymoja Festival prides itself as ‘the biggest book party’ in East Africa, and as a ‘celebration of books, stories, and culture’. The 2017 program will, therefore, have a full offering of book discussions, public lectures, a master class & workshops, art & theatre shows, concerts, teen talent, competitions, jobs & careers, schools, children’s, and family programs throughout a five-day program.

The Theme of this year’s Storymoja Festival is Black Peace, in commemoration of the ten years that have passed since one of Kenya’s dark moments; the 2007/08 Post Election Violence.

BAKE will be taking a major role in the festivities by facilitating the following training at the festival.

1. Masterclass on Digital Marketing
Date: 27th Sept
Time: 2pm -5pm

Venue: American Corner | National Museum of Kenya

2. School Sessions – (Blogging and social media for school-going children)

i) Date: 27th Sept
Time: 12:00 pm -12:45 pm
Target: 14+ Years

Venue: American Corner | National Museum of Kenya

ii) Date: 28th Sept
Time: 9:00 am – 9.45 am
Target: 10- 13 years

Venue: American Corner | National Museum of Kenya

3. Session on emerging topic: Digital Security
Date: 1st Oct
Time: 11.00 am – 12.30 pm

Venue: Nairobi National Museum

Get your tickets here.

See you at the festival!