Date
Wednesday, 1 August 2018 to Friday, 31 August 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.

5 August 2018

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.

12 August

 

Entry free

Gateway to Digital Resources: Presentation

A presentation to help new members and potential members navigate and enjoy the wealth of online resources. A first look at British Council e-resources Zinio, Instantflix, Ebrary, Academic One file, Comics Plus, Atomatic Training, JSTOR, PressReader, Oneclick digital and many more. Enjoy hands-on guidance on how to access these resources online.

18 August

5.30 pm to 7.00 pm

Entry free

Screening of management films

1. Letter writing for business (duration: 1 hour): This film will provide an entertaining guide to business letter writing, using a series of case studies set in business organisations. It will look at the key issues such as style, tone, spelling, grammar and structure.

2. The presentation (duration: 32 minutes): Three novice presenters are put through their paces and in the process grapple with some of the classic problems.

18 August

11.00 am onwards

Entry free

Write Smart! Workshop

A directed writing workshop for developing writing skills through sentence structure, vocabulary and visualization that helps create a picture in the reader's mind.

25 August

4.00 pm to 7.00 pm

INR 800 for members

INR 1,200 for non- members

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