LIBRARIES OF SANCTUARY

1, 3, 5, 8 and 10 October

Various Times

Various Locations

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 WORKSHOP
Join 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 – 4.00pm
Central Library

St Peter’s Square

M2 5PD

TRAVELLING LIBRARY & SANCTUARY STORY TIMES


Our Travelling Library highlights an inspiring collection
of books that explore the experiences of those forced
to 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 October
10.30am - 11.00am Central Library
10.30am - 11.00am North City Library
11.00am - 11.30am Forum Library


Thursday 3 & 10 October
2.00pm - 2.45pm Longsight Library


Please contact the libraries directly for more details.

TIMES AND LOCATION

BANNER MAKING WORKSHOP

Saturday 5 October 11.00am – 4.00pm
Central Library

St Peter's Square

M2 5PD

 

THE TRAVELLING LIBRARY & SANCTUARY STORY TIMES

Central Library & Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre

St Peter's Square

M2 5PD

North City Library
931 Rochdale Road
M9 4AF

Wythenshawe Forum Library
Guildhall Close

M15 6SY

 

Longsight Library and Learning Centre

519 Stockport Road

M12 4NEY

PRODUCED BY

PRODUCERS OF

MEMBERS OF

AWARDED FESTIVAL OF SANCTUARY

AWARDED EFFE REMARKABLE ARTS FESTIVAL AWARD 2019-2020

SUPPORTED BY

ArtReach (Trust) LTD Head Office LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester. LE1 1RA

Registered Office at LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RE. Reg Number 06669673

England Charity Reg No. 1180816