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YLG : North West - Unconference

Unlike traditional conferences, an unconference is a participant-oriented meeting where the attendees decide on the agenda and discussion topics. The informal and flexible programme allows participants to suggest topics of their own interest and choose sessions accordingly. Please come along with ideas for topics you would like to discuss - anything relevant to Library provision for children and young people.

21/09/2019
When: 21/09/2019
10:00
Where: Manchester Metropolitan University: Special Collections
All Saints Library
All Saints
Manchester, Lancashire  M15 6BH
United Kingdom
Contact: Lizzie Ryder


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YLG - North West: Unconference "On The Move"

21st September 2019 - 10.00 am -4.00pm

 

Optional Early Meet Up: 9.15 -9.30am

Anyone wishing to leave from Piccadilly Train Station and travel by bus to the first venue is welcome to meet Amanda Childs at the War memorial outside the main entrance to the station. We will travel together and leave at 9.30am prompt

 

Manchester Metropolitan University 9.45 – 12 noon

10.00: Introduction to the day

10.10: Special Collections - Tour of Special Collections and Exhibition followed by Carnegie & Greenaway discussion. All Saints Library, All Saints, Manchester M15 6BH Please see https://mmuspecialcollections.wordpress.com/visit/ for directions. Meet in the Library foyer.

 

Central Library   12.20 – 13.20

Discussion Groups at Central Library This is your chance to decide on the agenda and discussion topics. Please feel free to suggest topics and choose sessions accordingly

 

Lunch 13.20 – 14.00

Lunch is not organised and you are free to continue to explore the Central Library where refreshments are available, make your own arrangements or join Committee members at The Bank pub (57 Mosley Street, City Centre, Manchester M2 3FF, underneath The Portico Library). We would love you to join us there to carry on discussions or find out more about the work of CILIP Youth Libraries Group, North West.

 

The YLG North West AGM will also take place during the Lunch break.

 

The Bank Pub 14.00-15.00

The Bank Pub, situated underneath the historic Portico Library, is the location for our next discussion group session

 

HOME 15.15 - 16.00

HOME is a centre for international contemporary art, theatre and film in Manchester (2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN). Our last session of the day will combine voting on CKG Nominations and a round up of the day's discussions.

 

Refreshment

A complimentary tea and coffee will be available at MMU Library but refreshments will be available to purchase at all the venues on our itinerary.

 

Discussion Group

Unlike traditional conferences, an unconference is a participant-oriented meeting where the attendees decide on the agenda and discussion topics. The informal and flexible programme allows participants to suggest topics of their own interest and choose sessions accordingly. Please come along with ideas for topics you would like to discuss - anything relevant to Library provision for children and young people.

 

Please note that we will be walking between venues - choose your footware appropriately!

 






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