Category Archives: Libraries

Bookbug’s Big Giggle!

  Families across Aberdeenshire enjoyed lots of tickly songs and rhymes in Bookbug Week, with 20 events taking place in libraries and community venues. Garioch Community Education Centre in Inverurie welcomed 110 pre- school age children and their teachers and parents … Continue reading

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Have you got your Bookbug Library Challenge certificate yet?

Bookbug’s Library Challenge will come to an end this Saturday 29th April. Children under the age of 5 have been busy collecting Bookbug stamps for their Collectors Card. When the card is full they can choose from a range of … Continue reading

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Books for babies and toddlers

These pop up books are ideal for sharing with toddlers and the lift the flaps are great for helping with their concentration and hand eye coordination. The bright colours and also the moving flaps and pop ups draw the eye for … Continue reading

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Bookbug at Westhill

Bookbug continues his journey around Aberdeenshire to join in Bookbug Sessions. This week he visited Westhill Library where families welcomed him and he managed to do actions to Incey Wincey Spider and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star! These are 2 of … Continue reading

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ReaDiscover Your Library

Currently we’re marking Scotland’s Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design with our quirky ReaDiscover collection of books. The books can be found in Fraserburgh and Peterhead libraries, both of which  are interesting architectural gems in their own right. However, you … Continue reading

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WoW Treats for Readers

Inverurie’s annual World of Words festival has almost arrived with an amazing line-up of events in September, including a couple of meet the author sessions organised by Aberdeenshire Libraries. One of the highlights will be John Gordon Sinclair, appearing in the … Continue reading

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Love reading? Love cakes? Love to meet authors?

If the answer is yes, then join us in Mearns Community Library, Laurencekirk on Saturday  27th. June for a fab ‘meet the authors’ afternoon.  Three excellent authors, great chit-chat and truly scrumptious cakes in a beautiful new library. Great value at … Continue reading

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