The Speak Up for Libraries Conference in February 2017 is postponed

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Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, the Speak Up for Libraries coalition has taken the decision to postpone the Conference on 18 February 2017. 

We are already planning for the rescheduled event and will release details as soon as they are confirmed.

 

For queries, please email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

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Speak Up for Libraries Conference in February 2017 to be rescheduled

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Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control, the Speak Up for Libraries coalition has taken the decision to postpone the Conference on 18 February 2017. 

We are already planning for the rescheduled event and will release details as soon as they are confirmed.

All tickets already booked for the Conference will be refunded.

 

For queries, please email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

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Speak Up for Libraries Conference 2017 – Booking now open!

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On 18 February 2017 Speak Up for Libraries will be holding this year’s national conference on public libraries.  It will bring together library campaigners, union members, library users and library workers.

Speak up for Libraries Conference
10am to 4.30pm
18 February 2017
 at UNISON Centre
130 Euston Street
LONDON NW1 2AY

PROGRAMME

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Full details are contained in the brochure, which you can download here.  Speak Up for Libraries Conference 2017

There is also a flyer which you can download, here 

Please download and share copies for those not online, to help spread the word.

BOOKING

Book your place online on our Eventbrite page

Places are limited so don’t delay booking.  We are offering an Early Bird booking rate of only £20 per person for those who book a place by 18 January 2017.  If places remain after this date they will be at the full price of £25 per person.

All bookings include refreshments and lunch.

Each delegate will choose two workshops when booking.  The options are:

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Please note, if you are booking for someone else, please ensure you know of any special requirements they may have as well as their preference for workshops as this information will be required.  You will also be asked to indicate if the person you are booking for wishes for a group/campaign or organisation to be listed alongside their name, and/or their email address, on the delegate list for the event.

For queries or help to book a place, please call  020 8651 9552 / 07968 491 355 or email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

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And the hashtag for this event is #SUFLconf17
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Save the date – Speak Up for Libraries Conference returns early in 2017

Following the success of the conferences in 20122013, 2014 and 2015, plus the Libraries lobby in 2016, Speak Up for Libraries is planning to hold another national conference on Saturday 18 February 2017.

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This will be held in a central London location with good transport links.

Speakers, details of venue and a full programme will be announced shortly, so put the date in your diaries and watch this space.

This is an event open to anyone interested in libraries including library users, library workers and those who campaign for libraries.

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Storify of Speak Up For Libraries Conference 2015

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Speak up for Libraries Conference
10am to 4.30pm
14 November 2015

 

 

 

 

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Twitter: @SpeakUp4Libs

And the hashtag for this event is #SUFLconf15
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Missed out on a place for Speak Up For Libraries Conference?

Missed out on a place?

You can:

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Speak up for Libraries Conference
10am to 4.30pm
14 November 2015

 

Explore the pressing issues affecting our libraries.

Discuss volunteers in libraries.

Update from Paul Blantern and Kathy Settle of the Libraries Taskforce and the opportunity to put  questions and comments forward.

(Find the minutes of the Libraries Taskforce meetings so far in the link above and here.)

Hear from John Dougherty, who’s bringing along his guitar.

Yes, THAT John Dougherty!

PLUS a post-event meet up in a local venue to continue the discussions. (Cash bar)

Join the waiting list

The event is now booked up, but get in touch if you are interested in being added to the waiting list.

If offered a place the cost will be  £25 per person.

All bookings include refreshments and lunch.

There will be no tickets available on the door.

 

For queries or to be added to the waiting list, please call  020 8651 9552 or email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

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Facebook: Speak Up for Libraries

Twitter: @SpeakUp4Libs

And the hashtag for this event is #SUFLconf15
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Missed out on a place for Speak Up For Libraries Conference?

Missed out on a place?

You can:

  • Get in touch by phone or email to be added to the waiting list in case there is a cancellation.  
  • Follow the Conference online by watching the Twitter hashtag #SUFLconf15.
  • See updates on our website.
  • And be added to our circulation list for any future events or updates by emailing us your name, with ‘Add me’ in the subject line.

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Speak up for Libraries Conference
10am to 4.30pm
14 November 2015

 

Explore the pressing issues affecting our libraries.

Discuss volunteers in libraries.

Update from Paul Blantern and Kathy Settle of the Libraries Taskforce and the opportunity to put  questions and comments forward.

(Find the minutes of the Libraries Taskforce meetings so far in the link above and here.)

Hear from John Dougherty, who’s bringing along his guitar.

Yes, THAT John Dougherty!

PLUS a post-event meet up in a local venue to continue the discussions. (Cash bar)

Join the waiting list

The event is now booked up, but get in touch if you are interested in being added to the waiting list.

If offered a place the cost will be  £25 per person.

All bookings include refreshments and lunch.

There will be no tickets available on the door.

 

For queries or to be added to the waiting list, please call  020 8651 9552 or email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

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Facebook: Speak Up for Libraries

Twitter: @SpeakUp4Libs

And the hashtag for this event is #SUFLconf15
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Don’t miss out! Just days to book your place for #SUFLconf15 on 14 November

Don’t miss out! 

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Booking must close this weekend….

if not sold out before,

so don’t miss your chance to attend and participate in the Speak Up for Libraries Conference for 2015.

The conference brings together library campaigners, union members, library users and library workers. 

Speak up for Libraries Conference
10am to 4.30pm
14 November 2015
in London

Network with others.

Explore the pressing issues affecting our libraries.

Contribute to the discussions on volunteers in libraries.

Gain an update, first hand, from Paul Blantern and Kathy Settle of the Libraries Taskforce and put your questions and comments directly to them.

(Find the minutes of the Libraries Taskforce meetings so far in the link above and here.)

Hear from John Dougherty, who’s bringing along his guitar.

Yes, THAT John Dougherty!

PLUS a post-event meet up in a local venue to continue the discussions. (Cash bar)

PROGRAMME

Full details are contained in the brochure, which you can download here.  Speak Up for Libraries Conference 2015

BOOKING

Book your place online on our Eventbrite page.

Tickets are £25 per person.

All bookings include refreshments and lunch.

Please note, if you are booking for someone else, please ensure you know of any special requirements they may have before booking a place as this information will be required.  You will also be asked to indicate if the person you are booking for wishes for a group/campaign or organisation to be listed alongside their name, and an email address, on the delegate list for the event.

For queries or help to book a place, please call  020 8651 9552 or email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

Bookings really must end this weekend!

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Have you booked your place for #SUFLconf15?

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Haven’t booked your place for the Speak Up for Libraries Conference yet?

Although you’ve missed the early bird booking period we still have a number of places available at the full price, so book now to avoid disappointment!

The conference will bring together library campaigners, union members, library users and library workers. 

 

Speak up for Libraries Conference
10am to 4.30pm
14 November 2015
 at CILIP
7 Ridgmount Street
LONDON WC1E 7AE

PROGRAMME

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Full details are contained in the brochure, which you can download here.  Speak Up for Libraries Conference 2015

Please download and share copies for those not online, to help spread the word.

BOOKING

Book your place online on our Eventbrite page.

Tickets are £25 per person.

All bookings include refreshments and lunch.

Please note, if you are booking for someone else, please ensure you know of any special requirements they may have before booking a place as this information will be required.  You will also be asked to indicate if the person you are booking for wishes for a group/campaign or organisation to be listed alongside their name, and an email address, on the delegate list for the event.

For queries or help to book a place, please call  020 8651 9552 or email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

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Early bird booking extended to 20 October! #SUFLconf15

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Haven’t booked your place for the Speak Up for Libraries Conference yet?

The good news is that the early bird booking rate of just £20 has been extended to Tuesday 20 October 2015.

The conference will bring together library campaigners, union members, library users and library workers. 

 

Speak up for Libraries Conference
10am to 4.30pm
14 November 2015
 at CILIP
7 Ridgmount Street
LONDON WC1E 7AE

PROGRAMME

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Full details are contained in the brochure, which you can download here.  Speak Up for Libraries Conference 2015

Please download and share copies for those not online, to help spread the word.

BOOKING

Book your place online on our Eventbrite page.

The Early Bird booking rate of only £20 per person  has been extended to include all bookings made by 20 October 2015.  If places remain after this date they will be at the full price of £25 per person.

All bookings include refreshments and lunch.

Please note, if you are booking for someone else, please ensure you know of any special requirements they may have before booking a place as this information will be required.  You will also be asked to indicate if the person you are booking for wishes for a group/campaign or organisation to be listed alongside their name, and an email address, on the delegate list for the event.

For queries or help to book a place, please call  020 8651 9552 or email SpeakUp4Libraries@gmail.com

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Facebook: Speak Up for Libraries

Twitter: @SpeakUp4Libs

And the hashtag for this event is #SUFLconf15
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