2017 Book Launch Thrived…

THIS YEAR’S BOOK LAUNCH WAS UNIQUE AND VIBRANT, OFFICIAL OPENED BY GCINA MHLOPHE. SOGIDI PRIMARY – DANCING PENCILS ANNUAL BOOK LUNCH   26 learners from Sogidi Primary ... Continue Reading →

MEDIA STATEMENT-August 2017

Dancing Pencils Literacy Development Project A group that helps people write and publish books, The Dancing Pencils Writing Club, has encouraged people especially in rural areas and ... Continue Reading →

CREATIVE RIGHT BRAIN-Zululand District, 5 years ago but still active.

Five years ago, Mzameleni Magwaza was one of one hundred young people from 20 rural schools in the Zululand District who came for weekend training at Magudu Lodge in Pongola. This ... Continue Reading →

Gcina Mhlophe Opens 2017 Book Launch

It is so important to have the RIGHT people to open our Dancing Pencils Book Launches on the 8th and 9th of September.  (The photograph shows Gcina speaking at our launch in 2015).   We ... Continue Reading →

Isulubasha Dancing Pencils Writing Club (Nkandla) visited Dancing Pencils today!

After a rift of a number of years, the ISulabasha Dancing Pencils Writing Club is back publishing with UmSinsi Press.  This morning, 3 of the club mentors again came from Nkandla ... Continue Reading →

Sponsor 2017 Book Launch, Delight Rural KIDS

This is the Left Foot First Dance company from the Open Air School in Durban. They entertained us at our Annual Dancing Pencils Book Launch at the BAT Centre last year. We are hoping ... Continue Reading →