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What's on at the SLA this week...

20 June 2022 Share

Your weekly roundup of all the exciting events not to be missed this week

Tuesday 21st June, 6.30pm - 7.30pm

Richard Gerver in Conversation With... Nikki Heath

For our final 'in conversation with' evening of the academic year, Richard Gerver will be chatting to one of the first recipients of our School Librarian of the Year Award, Nikki Heath, to explore what the SLA means to them and what it has contributed to their work. Plus, they'll tackle some of your questions around the current school library landscape. FREE to members!

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Wednesday 22nd June, 9am - 4pm

Manga Immersion Day

Places are running out to immerse yourself and your students in the world of Manga with this FREE Manga Day, fully funded by Japan Society London! Join author Julian Sedgwick, Manga creator Chie Kutsuwada & Peters Manga specialist Lucy Forrester for a fun-filled programme.

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Thursday 23rd June, 3.30pm - 4.30pm

Time to... Finish Writing Your Annual Report

Writing an annual report can feel time-consuming and unrewarding. But, done right, it can make a difference to your school library. Join SLA CEO, Alison Tarrant, for another helpful session to collate what you have done this year and put the finishing touches on your report.

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Plus, coming up next week...


Monday 27th & Tuesday 28th June, 12.30pm - 4pm

New to School Libraries 

Our popular New to School Libraries webinar course is BACK! Are you new to post and seeking some guidance? Don't miss this session with the SLA team as we cover every aspect of school librarianship to help ensure you and your school library thrive.

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Tuesday 28th June, 7pm - 8.15pm

Meet the Creator

Make sure you join the final Meet the Creator of the academic year! We're ending things on a high as Bev Humphrey is joined by Ziggy Hanaor, A. M. Dassu, Elys Dolan and Sarah Moore Fitzgerald for an insightful evening of bookish chat.

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Wednesday 29th June, 9am - 12.30pm

Hertfordshire Branch CPD: Useful Skills for the Academic Year

Calling all Hertfordshire Members! Join your branch for a morning of training, networking and development with your local school library community. 

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Staffordshire Branch Meet-Up and AGM

Staffordshire Members, join your local fellow members for their summer term meet up and have your say in their AGM. 

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