“Independent Bookshop Week (18th to 25th June 2016) is part of the Books Are My Bag campaign, and seeks to celebrate independent bookshops in the UK and Ireland.” Throughout the coming week there will be events, celebrations, reading groups, storytelling, author signings, literary lunches and face painting! Find out if your local bookshop is taking part, why not pay them a visit them and help them celebrate. More details here.
This month we’re sharing information about the Festival of Learning (previously Adult Learners’ Week). ‘The Festival of Learning is a national celebration of lifelong learning, with ‘Have a Go’ learning events taking place during May and June’. To get involved click here.