Women of Tyneside: Communities & Collections

Date and time: 

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 17:45 to 19:00


Bewick Hall, City Library, Newcastle

A free talk and discussion event.  Refreshments from 5.30, event 6pm -7pm at Bewick Hall, City Library, Newcastle. Please use the Princess Square/ library café entrance. Everyone welcome

Women of Tyneside Project Co-ordinators, Clara Shield and Gemma Ashby (Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums), explore the journey of the project and the impact on the museum collections. They will share their experiences of how museum and community development practice can work together to encourage communities to access and influence their heritage collections.

You can pre-book for the talk via this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/feminist-festival-of-ideas-and-action-2019-tickets-57717342124

And get more info about the project: https://www.twmuseums.org.uk/women-of-tyneside