Thu, 26 Mar|
EVENT POSTPONED: The Librarian's Toolkit 2020
Join library managers and front-line staff for an inspiring day about how books and reading can support well-being in public libraries. UPDATE: 12 March 2020 DUE TO CONCERNS AROUND CORONAVIRUS, WE HAVE TAKEN THE DECISION TO POSTPONE THIS EVENT. IT WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE.
Time & Location
26 Mar 2020, 10:00 – 15:30
The Hive, Sawmill Walk, The Butts, Worcester WR1 3PD, UK
About the event
N.B. Please make sure you have registered via our Eventbrite page (as this event is co-hosted by Writing West Midlands) before proceeding to payment. This can be found here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-librarians-toolkit-promoting-the-universal-reading-offer-tickets-92872344683
A day of Talks & Workshops about Promoting the Universal Reading Offer
Join library managers, front-line staff and superb guest speakers for an inspiring day about how to promote the Universal Reading Offer. Our keynote speakers will include young adult novelist, Liz Hyder, book-blogger extraordinaire Simon Savidge and Isobel Hunter, Chief Executive of Libraries Connected. Other guest speakers from public libraries, independent bookshops and The Reading Agency will run practical workshops on how to make sure books and reading remain a vital part of your library offer.
The Librarians’ Toolkit will take place in The Hive, the inspiring library run jointly by Worcester University & Worcester Library Services and close to Worcester’s railway stations.
The cost of attending includes a buffet lunch.
Presented by West Midlands Readers’ Network In Association with Libraries Connected Supported by Arts Council England Managed by Writing West Midlands