You need to use Grownup Learners Week to spotlight what different studying alternatives can be found in your space. Higher nonetheless, host a ‘taster’ session with totally different actions out there so individuals can strive totally different actions and pursue them as soon as Grownup Learners Week is over.
Former ALW greatest occasion winner Burnie Library took this method.
‘In earlier years we’ve tended to have shows of studying alternatives or classes that we usually ship and run it as an ALW occasion. However we determined to run taster programs the place we aimed to attach individuals up with different ongoing studying teams exterior the library.
‘Among the occasions just like the digital actuality classes actually opened individuals’s eyes to what the library has to supply. One particular person stated, “Wow, I didn’t know the library had that form of expertise!” So there’s that phrase of mouth and promotion of library providers that comes from individuals coming alongside and having a go.
‘Different occasions like drawing or writing lessons have been nice probabilities for individuals to strive issues they hadn’t finished earlier than and discover out about the place they’ll observe up for additional studying and inspiration.’