Exhibitions and info events at Jubilee Library

January 2020

Friday 17 to Saturday 25 January

West Slope Development at the University of Sussex – Public Consultation The University of Sussex is seeking planning consent to develop the West Slope of the campus to increase residential space on the site. In the Foyer.

Thursday 23 January

Speak Up Against Cancer (Albion in the Community) Speak Up Against Cancer is Albion in the Community’s cancer awareness and early detection project. The main aim of the work is to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of cancer and the importance of early detection, while promoting the NHS screening programmes to residents of Brighton and Hove. The exhibition will be raising awareness of bowel, breast, cervical, lung, prostate, skin and testicular cancers and the NHS screening programmes. In the Information Point

Until Saturday 30 January, Shine A Light Exhibition

The centrepiece to the ‘Shine a Light’ project is a chandelier created from bottle tops collected in Jubilee Library and along Brighton & Hove seafront. Volunteers spent days threading over 4,200 bottle tops to add to the chandelier, and it is now hanging in the library until the end of January 2020. A space to talk about the climate crisis We’ve creating a small space where people can gather to have informal conversations, learn and reflect on how we can find courage and make changes to support each other and our natural world. We’re also planning a series of facilitated lunch time talks every Wednesday in January – keep an eye on www.adropintheocean.org.uk for further details.


Exhibitions in the Tony Miller Reading Room

Monday 7 October to Sunday 5 April, Moon Gazing: A display of rare lunar literature. Voyage through the spheres of astronomy, mythology, fiction and poetry. Including works by Galileo, Jules Verne and William Blake, and illustrations from many eras and cultures.
Please note that the Reading Room is sometimes used for private bookings, so do call ahead before making a special trip.

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