Date
Saturday, 1 September 2018 to Sunday, 30 September 2018

Join us at our Ahmedabad centre for some exciting events this month.

Event title and description Date and time Registration fee

Explore the Library - Inward School Visits

A library tour for school children and teachers to explore the amazing world of books, magazines, online resources, films and English language resources.

 

Every Wednesday

10.00 am to 11.00 am

 

Entry free

Writers Group Meet

A great platform to gather feedback and inputs on any piece of original written work for writers 12 years and above. This group usually meets at the British Council Library Ahmedabad on the first Sunday of every month.

2 September

11.00 am to 1.00 pm

Entry free

Book Club Meet: Short Stories

This is a great forum for avid book readers (aged 15 years +) to discuss a popular book.  The agenda is to discuss each aspect of the book over hot cups of coffee – characterization, plot development, writing style, author profile, similar books.

9 September

 

Entry free

Movie Screening: The English Patient

At the close of WWII, a young nurse tends to a badly-burned plane crash victim.  His past is shown in flashbacks, revealing an involvement in a fateful love affair.

15 September

5.00 pm

Entry free

The Man Booker Prize: The Indian Connection

A panel discussion with city-based authors who will shine the light on Indian origin authors who have won or have been shortlisted for Booker

21 September

5.00 pm to 7.00 pm

Entry free

Roald Dahl Birthday Celebrations

Storytelling and fun activities for children in the age group 8-14 years

Setting the tone and storytelling from James and the Giant Peach

Teamwork - 20 mins:  Search the word activity -  The Child who finishes first, wins a copy of James and the Giant Peach each. 

Pop quiz from the activity book - 20 minutes: The child who has maximum correct answer wins a free book.

23 September

11.00 am to 1.00 pm

INR 200 per child

Please note:

  • Prior registration is required for all the events
  • For registering, write to mili.vyas@britishcouncil.org with your name, contact number and age
  • Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis
  • You can pay the registration fee in cash or by card at front-desk