YLG Events - What's On near you

The Youth Libraries Group runs a variety of national and regionally based training courses - view our current events listings to see what is on offer

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November 2017

YLG Yorkshire and the Humber Day School: Rhymers will be Readers with the wonderful Lucinda Geoghegan!

10am - 4pm Heritage Quay, University of Huddersfield

Invigorate your rhyme time sessions in this fun-filled, practical course.

Yorkshire and Humberside Friday, 10 November 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
September 2017

YLG South East Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Discussion Day

Join us at the Jubilee Library in Brighton for a day of discussion and debate for all library staff across the South East region.

South East Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - 10:00am

Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Anniversary Celebrations with YLG Scotland!

Come along and help us celebrate 80 Years of the Carnegie Medal and 60 Years of the Kate Greenaway Medal! Hear about how the awards work from CKG Coordinator, and School Librarian of the Year, Amy Mckay.

Scotland Friday, 22 September 2017 - 9:30am

YLG East Midlands CKG Choices Day

Invitation to colleagues in Libraries and Schools in the East Midlands to join us to talk about our short list for these prestigious book awards

East Midlands Monday, 18 September 2017 - 9:45am

YLG London September Unconference

Join us at Balham Library on September 17th for an inspiring day shaped by the attendees featuring Patrice Lawrence as the keynote speaker and also including an opportunity to discuss titles eligible for #CKG18 & take part in the YLG London vote for their CKG nominations.

London Sunday, 17 September 2017 - 9:30am
July 2017

YLG North East AGM & Visit to The Word - National Centre for the Written Word

Join us for a Special Guided Tour of  "The Word"

National Cente for the Written Word

45 Market Place
South Shields
NE33 1JF

Tuesday 18th July 2017, 3-5pm

North east Tuesday, 18 July 2017 - 3:00pm
June 2017

Youth Libraries Group South East Training Day: Books and Bytes: creating enthusiastic readers through print and digital media

A practical training day for library staff. How can we best use books, apps, websites and e-resources to create enthusiastic young readers?

South East Thursday, 8 June 2017 - 9:45am
May 2017

YLG South West - Join us for A Very Happy UnConference!

The Very Happy UnConference is aimed at anyone with an interest in promoting reading for pleasure to children and young people, but as it’s an unconference YOU set the agenda!

South East Saturday, 20 May 2017 - 12:00pm
March 2017

YLG Eastern Training Day : Wellbeing in Children and Young People : How Libraries can help

YLG Eastern Training Day supported by ASCEL 'Wellbeing in Children and Young People : How Libraries can help' at The Library, Saffron Walden County High School, Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, CB11 4UH

East of England Friday, 31 March 2017 - 9:30am

YLG London UnConference

The 2017 YLG London UnConference will take place at:
Richmond Library Annexe, Quadrant Road, Richmond TW9 1DH

Places are limited, so book soon! It's free and open to all.

London Sunday, 19 March 2017 - 9:30am
November 2016

YLG London One Day Conference

This Youth Libraries Group London one day course is aimed at frontline library staff working with the public as well as librarians with an interest in provision for children under 5 and SEN children.

London Friday, 11 November 2016 - 9:00am