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Members' and Librarians' Days

Reading for Pleasure

Venue: Browns Books for Student, Preston

Date: Wednesday 9th March 2016                09.45 to 14.45

Attendance fee (including lunch and refreshments): £15.00


Once again, Browns Books for Students are opening their doors to the SLA and providing us with a venue for the 2016 School Librarians Day.  The event will take place Wednesday 9th March and will include talks from -

  • Jarvis - Author/Illustrator of Lazy Dave and, soon to be published, Alan’s Big, Scary Teeth
  • Caroline Lawrence – Author of The Roman Mysteries and The PK Pinkerton Mysteries series
  • Joy Court, SLA Review Editor and Chair CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Awards Working Group, will give Practical R4P ideas for use in your school library
  • Claire Smith, BBfS Sales Manager and Shelly McCormick, BBfS Area Sales Manager, will outline how BrownsBfS can help customers find the RfP resources they are looking for.  

Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and network throughout the day. 

The very full morning programme will be followed by lunch, book signing and the opportunity to browse and buy in Browns’ fabulous showroom.  A special discount of 25% will be applied to orders for books placed on the day.


Librarians Day Programme 2016

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Training Booking 2015-16

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Special thanks to BrownsBfS and publishers, Hachette Children’s Group and Walker Books, for enabling us to put together such an exciting programme for the day.

Watch out for upcoming information about other forthcoming Members' and Librarians' Days.

About Members' and Librarians' Days

SLA Members' and Librarians' Days are held each year, usually at the premises of a Library Stock Supplier. Talks and informal training sessions are provided, with light refreshments, and attendees also have the opportunity to browse and order stock at a discount.