Sala Borsa Public Library - Sweden at the library!

Piazza Nettuno 3

Salaborsa offers a broad programme aimed at children, the general public and librarians, teachers and educators. Welcome!

19 March-7 April

Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award exhibition

Sala borsa presents an exhibition featuring previous recipients of the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. The exhibition comprises the library’s books by the award recipients 2002-2012 in various languages.

22 March 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Gender Equality Seminar

The seminar will focus on gender issues in preschool/school, equality in the family, and finally how to reconcile family and professional life from a gender perspective.

The exhibition Life Puzzle will open in conjunction with the seminar. Life Puzzle is a documentary photo exhibition about how to combine work and family in a more equal way. The Exhibition will be shown at Salaborsa 22 March- 13 April. Arranged by the Swedish Institute

22 March 2.30-5.30 p.m.

Seminar on children’s culture

A half-day seminar where cultural educators, decision-makers and opinion-makers from Sweden and Bologna discuss how to strive to make children’s culture available to all groups of society. Arranged by the Swedish Institute

23 March 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Children’s day

A whole day of activities for and by children at Biblioteca Sala Borsa. Workshops for families by Moderna Museet in Stockholm , app-stations and book readings with illustrations on display for all children aged 0-12. A fun way to get a first taste of Swedish culture! Arranged by the Swedish Institute.

27 March 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

School classes meet Swedish authors

Readings and workshops for elementary and middle school classes in Bologna, open only via bookings by the teachers in advance. Arranged by the Swedish Arts Council and Sala borsa.

Reading promotion

During the afternoon there will be a seminar session for teachers and librarians also open to the general public.

27 March 2 p.m.-3 p.m.

Meet Guus Kuijer!

Recipient of the 2012 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) in conversation with jury member Elina Druker.

27 March 3 p.m.-3.45 p.m.

The Art of Reading

With AnnCatrine Eriksson, Library Consultant Sormland County Library and Tinne Wennerholm, Consultant Gavleborg County Library.

The project focuses on how to establish different kinds of houses of literature for children and ways to participate and create in reading promotion activities.

27 March 4 p.m.-4.30 p.m.

Give me Five

A project about how to explore and deepen work with picture books and preschool children, Gunilla Brink library consultant County Library Vasterbotten.

27 March 5 p.m.-5.45 p.m.

Accessible media and an inclusive children’s library service

With Jenny Nilsson, Children’s Librarian Swedish Agency for Accessible Media.

27 March 6 p.m.-6.45 p.m.

Trends and Tendencies in Swedish books for children and young adults

With Åsa Warnqvist, scholar and public relations officer at the Swedish Institute for Children's Books.

After every seminar there will be time for discussion and questions. Arranged by the Swedish Arts Council and Salaborsa

Info: +39  051.2194411

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