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Nal'ibali holiday activities: Join us!

With the festive season upon us, Nal’ibali invites all children, parents and caregivers to be part of our holiday December Story Power holiday programme, as it kicks off nationally. Our skilled storytellers are waiting to welcome you in your area. In keeping with the holiday spirit, each programme session has been designed to get children involved with stories and storytelling in fun and engaging ways.

The December Story Power Activations holiday programme starts on the 12th December and runs until 23rd December. Please take note of the contact person in your province and reach out to them for further information. Visitors will be treated to Nal’ibali activities, interact with our characters and stand a chance to win spot prizes. A full schedule of our national activities will also be available on our website and social media platform ( , Facebook and Twitter – nalibaliSA).

Province Date Activity Where Duration

Western Cape 

13-Dec-16 Pop-up event Long Beach Mall (Cnr Buller Louw Blvd & Sunnydale Rd, Sun Valley, Cape Town, 7975)  11.00 - 15.00



14-Dec-16 Pop-up event Philippi Village (Cwangco Cresent, Philippi, 7781)  11.00 - 15.00



15-Dec-16 Pop-up event V&A Waterfront  11.00 - 15.00



20-Dec-16 Pop-up event Promenade Mall - Mitchell's Plain (A Z Berman Dr & Morgenster Road, Beacon Valley, Cape Town, 7785)  11.00 - 15.00



21-Dec-16 Traffic book jam Fish Hoek beach (Beach Road, Fish Hoek) 11.00 - 15.00



22-Dec-16 Traffic book jam Muizenberg Beach (Beach Road, Muizenberg) 11.00 - 15.00
Kwazulu-Natal 13th and 15th December  traffic book jam Nongoma,main road next to taxi rank&spar  14.00 - 17.00



14th December  Clinic Activation Nolanola Clinic - Nongoma, opposite TEBA B&B  10.00 - 13.00



19th December Door-to-door campaign Mangomhlophe area, kwaNqeku rd,Nongoma  11.00 - 15.00



20th December Mall activation Main road,lindizwe area in Nongoma mall  10.00 - 13.00
Gauteng 13-Dec-16 Liteary walk and traffic jam  Orlando West Children's Library - Sisulu House 11.00 - 15.00



14-Dec-16 Chritsmas activities/stoty telling  Jabavu Library   9.00 - 11.00



15-Dec-16 Chritsmas activities/stoty telling Dobsonville Library  12.00 - 16.00



20-Dec-16 Trafiic Book Jam  Letshaba and Vilakazi street  12.00 - 15.00



21-Dec-16 Booknic/Picnic  Orlando West Children's Library - Sisulu House 10.00 - 16.00



22-Dec-16 Poetry Session  Orlando East Children's Home 12.00 - 16.00


Gauteng (Vaal)

13-Dec-16 Mall activation  Thabong mall Moshoeshoe street Sebokeng  09h00-15h00



14-Dec-16 Mall activation  Thabong mall Moshoeshoe street Sebokeng  09h00-15h00



15-Dec-16 Mall activation  Eyethu mall link road, Orange farm ext 4 Johannesburg 1841 09h00-15h00



20-Dec-16 Levai Mbatha clinic ( clinic activation) Levai mbatha community health care centre Evaton 10h00-13h00



21-Dec-16 Empilisweni clinic (clinic activation) 7724 johanna van der merwe rd sebokeng 10h00-13h00



22-Dec-16 Zone 3 clinic ( clinic activation) Zone 3 clinic Sebokeng 1984 10h00-13h00


Gauteng (additional)


13th December


Activation : Cut Out & Keep and Storytelling


Murray Park Library 10am : C/o Park & Stone Streets Belgravia Johannesburg 

10.00 - 12.00



14th December Cut out and Keep & Storytelling Khutsong Library Ex 2 c/o P92 & P2581 Stand 1 Khutsong South (10am) 10.00 - 12.00



14th December Cut out and Keep & Storytellin Greenspark Library Fisant Street Greenspark Fochville 018 771 4040 (2pm)   14.00 - 16.00



21st December Cut out and Keep & Storytellin Modular Library c/o Sompani & Dlamini Streets Erf 5839 Khutsong 018 783 6000 (10am)  10.00 - 12.00



22nd December Cut out and Keep & Storytellin Sebokeng Library 10.00 - 12.00
Limpopo 12&13 December Holiday programme Makgefola Primary School -Boyne ( village) Polokwane 9.00 -14.00



14-Dec Holiday programme Badimong Primary school-Mentz Badimong(village) Limpopo 9.00 -14.00



15-Dec Holiday programme Malesa Primary school-Mentz Malesa(village) Limpopo 9.00 -14.00



19-Dec Mall Activations  Paledi Mall-Ga-Thoka-R71 ROAD - Mankweng(Turfloop) - Polokwane 9.00 -14.00



20-Dec Mall Activations  Mankweng(Turfloop) Shoprite Shopping Center- Polokwane 10.00 - 15.00



21-Dec Picnic Reading Samaritan center-Fauna park(32km) Polokwane 10.00 - 15.00



22-Dec Traffic jam Boxer Center Polokwane-CHURCH STR(5.0km) Polokwane  12.00 - 16.00



23-Dec Pop up reading  Mankweng hospital-turf(70km)  9.00 -13.00


Eastern Cape 




Traffic Book Jam


Cleary Park Mall - Cleary Park - Port Elizabeth

 10.30 - 13.30



14-Dec-16 Traffic Book Jam Kenako Mall - Zwide - Port Elizabeth  10.30 -13.30



13-Dec Traffic Book Jam Spar KwaNobuhle,8 Hoyana st,KwaNobuhle1 8.00 - 10.00



14-Dec Clinic Activation  Khayelitsha Clinic,Cnr Tize &Maqombo St,Uitenhage.Full day  8.00 - 12.00



15-Dec Story Flash Mob King Beach La Roche  dr, Humewood .P.E 10.00 - 16.00



20-Dec Traffic Jam Spar KwaNobuhle,8 Hoyana st,KwaNobuhle1 8.00 - 10.00



21-Dec Clinic Activation  Leticia Bam Clinic ,5 Mathanzima Rd,KwaNobuhle2 Full day 8.00 - 12.00



22-Dec Yiza Nalibali Story Power King Beach La Roche  dr, Humewood .P.E 10.00 - 16.00

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