YLG SE Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Discussion Day

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Mon, 28th Sep 2015 - 9:30am to 4:00pm

Join us for a day of discussion and debate for all library staff across the Southeast region. Discussion will focus on the Carnegie & Kate Greenaway regional shortlisted titles, with our guest speakers adding another dimension.

This training day is aimed at all staff who would like to increase their knowledge and understanding of the best in current children's literature. They will gain skills in recognising the qualities that make good writing and illustration in children's books, increase their confidence in talking about literature and network with colleagues from across the South East region. They will also have the opportunity to vote for the South East region's nominations for the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway awards for 2015.


  1. Highlight some of the best quality titles published for children & young people between 1st September 2014 – 31st August 2015;
  2. Provoke discussion and debate about excellence in children’s & young people’s books;
  3. Provide a platform for professional networking and sharing of best practice across public and school libraries in the southeast.

Do you have questions about YLG South East Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Discussion Day? Contact CILIP YLG SE

Course Venue: Jubilee Library, Jubilee Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1GE

Booking Details:

Price per person is £10.00 plus VAT, lunch will be included. Please contact YLG SE Secretary Kerry Brookes to find out more details and if:

  • There are any special dietary requirements
  • Contact details are needed for invoicing
  • To provide an order purchase number (if applicable)

Email: ylg.se.secretary@gmail.com

Invoices will be sent after the event.


  9.30am   Arrive for tea/coffee

10.00am   Welcome

10.10am   Non Pratt

11.00am   Tea and book signing

11.30am   Discussion Groups – Carnegie

12.30pm   Lunch

  1.30pm   John Kelly

  2.20pm   Discussion Groups – Kate   Greenaway

  3.20pm   Tea and book signing

  3.50pm   Results/Evaluation/AGM

  4.00pm   Close

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Jubilee Library

Jubilee Street
BN1 1GE Brighton

United Kingdom

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