Manchester

Libraries of Sanctuary

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  • 01-Oct-2019 00:00 AM - 10-Oct-2019
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  • Age Friendly
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Libraries of Sanctuary
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LIBRARIES OF SANCTUARY

We are proud to support Manchester Libraries in their journey to achieve Sanctuary Awards that recognise them as places of welcome.

 

BANNER MAKING WORKSHOPJoin Ibukun Baldwin and Revive Women’s Group to create a collaborative message of welcome using a range of textile techniques.

Saturday 5 October 11.00am – 4.00pmCentral Library

St Peter’s Square

M2 5PD

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TRAVELLING LIBRARY & SANCTUARY STORY TIMES

Our Travelling Library highlights an inspiring collectionof books that explore the experiences of those forcedto flee their home and seek sanctuary in other countries.Flick through award-winning novels, beautifully illustrated children’s books, short stories and poems suitable for all ages.

Look out for The Travelling Library at the following libraries throughout the Festival from 4 - 13 October.

Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre

Central Library

North City Library

Wythenshawe Forum Library

Longsight Library and Learning Centre

We have teamed up with volunteers from Manchester City of Sanctuary to present some of these books as part of regular storytelling sessions at these libraries:

Tuesday 1 & 8 October10.30am - 11.00am Central Library10.30am - 11.00am North City Library11.00am - 11.30am Forum Library

Thursday 3 & 10 October2.00pm - 2.45pm Longsight Library

Please contact the libraries directly for more details.

  • Art, Literary

this event shares a brilliant range of books, opening up the refugee experience in a safe and understandable way.

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Venue details

  • Various Libraries
  • Manchester
  • M9 4AF

Got a question about this event?

Email the event organiser here
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