Events & Courses

Courses organised by The Network, and events and courses related to social justice organised by other agencies

Key courses are listed here.

  • GEM Conference 2018: "Past, Present and Future"

    4-6 Sept 2018, Nottingham

    "To celebrate GEM’s 70th anniversary this year’s conference will be exploring how the landscape of heritage education has evolved over time with a look to what lies ahead for the sector. ...What have we learned from previous practices and how can we ensure a sustainable and vibrant heritage… more

  • Bibliotherapy Day

    5 Sept 2018, 10.00-16.00, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester M15 6BH

    "Join us for a day of sharing and discussion about bibliotherapy - the use of books and other reading materials to support health and wellbeing. The event is open to anyone, whether you're new to bibliotherapy or have experience of using fiction, poetry or self-help materials for wellbeing. The morning… more

  • Libraries Week 2018

    8-13 Oct 2018

    "Libraries Week takes place between the 8–13 October to celebrate the nation’s much-loved libraries.This year, with a focus on wellbeing, libraries across the country will showcase how they bring communities together, combat loneliness, provide a space for reading and creativity and support people with their mental health. It’s… more

  • GFEST: Gaywise FESTival 2018

    12-24 November 2018, London-wide

    "GFEST is recognised as an annual LGBTQI+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex +) cross-art celebration over last 10 years.  Organised by arts charity Wise Thoughts,#GFEST2018 #SociallyEQUAL events will be running from Mon 12 November to Sat 24 November. The festival presents LGBTQI+ films, music, performances, art exhibitions, interdisciplinary art, poetry, book… more