St. Helens Council, in partnership with Arts Council England & other local authorities from the north of England, are hosting a number of Arts In Libraries meetings throughout 2016
These are as follows
- Thursday 18 February, 1pm – 3Pm, Blackpool Central Library, Queen Street, Blackpool, FY1 1XP
- Thursday 21 April, 1pm-3pm, Manchester Central Library, St Peters Square, Manchester, M2 5PD
- Thursday 14 July, as part of Leeds City Council’s Arts In Libraries Symposium, 1pm-3pm, Leeds Central Library, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 3AB
- Thursday 24 November, 1pm-3pm, Palace Green Library, Durham. DH1 3RN
These meetings are open to both arts and library professionals, and are an opportunity to:
- Gear about & discuss examples of best practice taking place in the field of Arts In Libraries across the country.
- Discuss & promote cultural work being delivered in libraries in your area.
- Hear from & speak to representatives from Arts Council England about their Grants for the Arts (Libraries) Fund
- Explore opportunities for developing your own arts in libraries initiatives.
All sessions can be booked for free here