Festival of Learning

Each year throughout May and June, a Festival of Learning provides thousands of opportunities for adults and families to have a go at learning. As part of the Festival, hundreds of organisations hold free learning events and activities across the country that inspire adults to take the first steps into learning.

Get Involved

  • Host an event
  • Advertise your activities
  • Promote your resources
  • Access ALW branding and resources

You can register your event here.

National activities

Find out how to become a Festival of Learning partner in 2015. Email alw@niace.org.uk

NIACE are delighted to have linked up with the following national activities in 2014:See Activity Highlights here.

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