Virtual Discworld Fun Day is this Saturday!

The Virtual Discworld Fun Day

Come along and join us for an afternoon and evening (timezone dependent) of fun Discworld and Terry Pratchett related activities. Festivities kick off on Saturday, June 18 at 2pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC+10h) and carrying on until late in the evening.

The schedule is as follows:

2:00 pm


Crafting - Origami Turtles

2:30 pm

Book Discussion - The Carpet People

3:30 pm

A Surprising Escape...

4:30 pm


5:00 pm

Snippets from the Discworld Series

6:00 pm

Dinner Break - The Amazing Maurice (Trailer + Interview)

7:00 pm

Book Discussion - Sourcery

8:00 pm

The Quiz

9:00 pm

Jackbox Games

More details are on the website, and keep in mind things may change!

To join us on Saturday, please click on this link to join the Zoom call, or load up your Zoom app and use Meeting ID 823 2539 4976 and Passcode 956102.

In addition to things you can watch, there's also many that you can participate in, which we're highlighting below:

Sourcery Book Discussion

Leanne, Karen and Alex dive into Rincewind's world-saving adventure, Sourcery!

Create your own word cloud while listening to the panel, and share pictures in the Facebook event or Zoom chat. (BYO paper and pencils)

Sourcery word cloud

Crafting - Origami Turtles

Learn how to fold up your own A'Tuin.

Make sure you have some square (or A4) paper handy, and pens/pencils to decorate it afterwards.

Post pictures in the Facebook event or Zoom chat of your creations!

The Quiz

Test your Pratchett and Discworld knowledge against your fellow fans!

You'll need to open Kahoot in your favourite web browser to play (we suggest doing it on your phone!)

Here's a practice quiz to get you started!

Jackbox Games

At the end of the night, it's time to party! Join us for some fun Jackbox games, including a special Discworld themed version of Quiplash. Everyone can participate, just remember to keep it no dirtier than Nanny's double entendres!

And a thpecial announthement...

... will be part of the Virtual Fun Day. That's all we'll thay for now :)

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