Date
Friday, 19 July 2024 - 15:30 to Friday, 26 July 2024 - 16:30
Location
British Council Lahore Library

Experience a cultural extravaganza on Fridays at the British Council Lahore Library, where diverse events await. Explore the realms of literature in our Writers' Club, or join the innovative Hybrid Book Club which bridges the gap between technology and traditional reading. Engage in the rhythmic world of words at the Poetry Circle. These weekly gatherings are open to all individuals aged 18 and above without any registration fee at the British Council Lahore Library. Take advantage of the opportunity to celebrate art, intellect, and creativity in a welcoming and inclusive environment!

Event Details:

Date & Time: Friday, 19 July 2024 – 3:30 p.m. to Friday, 26 July 2024 – 4:30 p.m.

Location: British Council Lahore Library

Age Group: 18 years and above

How to participate?

You can click on the below link to register:

Register here for activities in July

What is the registration fees?

It is absolutely free of cost for members and non-members.

Programming Schedule for July:

Title Details Location Date and Time Facilitator
Poetry Circle

Awaken the poet in you. Join us in our poetry circle to share, discuss, and enhance your creativity with constructive feedback from your fellow travellers. This is a journey where the destination is to help each other grow and bloom.

Theme: Celebrating books

British Council Lahore Library 19 July 2024 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 pm Umayr Aamir: Umayr is a poet and a published author. His debut poetry collection "Sweet Venom Baby" was launched in March 2024 which paved his way for poetry and philosophy. Umayr is studying visual communication design at Punjab University and is passionate about teaching poetry and literature through his personal experiences.
Hybrid Book club Celebrating Literary Legacies:  Authors Who Shaped Our Childhoods Online 19 July 2024 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Connect with our libraries across South Asia and engage in a thrilling conversation about books!
Writer's Club

Join the club and meet like-minded people to share ideas and get feedback on your writing skills. This forum requires you to share your original work, anything from short stories, fiction, poetry, and articles to travelogues and blogs with club members and get constructive feedback on your writing skills. 

Theme: Celebrating books

British Council Lahore Library 26 July 2024 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Sakina Hassan: Sakina Hassan is a Salaam Award-winning writer and former librarian specializing in kid lit and storytelling. She is freelancing as a writer and a children's event planner and curates magical and meaningful writing experiences for individuals of all ages. Her work has recently been published in Lakeer Magazine, And Other Poems and Mightier. 

Prior registration is mandatory, and you will receive a registration confirmation email from the library team. Kindly note that registration for each event will close a day before the event. If you face any issues with the registration process, please write to us at librarylhr@britishcouncil.org.pk

Equality Policy:

We aim to create a safe environment, for adults and children who are potentially at risk for a variety of reasons, in which no child or adult will experience harm or exploitation during their contact with us. To find out more about our safeguarding policy visit: https://www.britishcouncil.org/.../policies/safeguarding

 

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