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Summer Reading Challenge Prize-Giving 2016

Reading, Doric and Aberdeenshire were all celebrated this weekend as the prizes for a hugely popular annual reading challenge were announced. Local author and Doric extraordinaire Debbie Leslie led the prize-giving for the Summer Reading Challenge, run by Aberdeenshire Council’s … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Challenge 2016 – Launch

Scottish Children’s Author Barry Hutchison joined Aberdeenshire school pupils on Thursday 23rd June to launch the Summer Reading Challenge. It inspires thousands of children every summer to pick up books and read. The annual Reading Challenge, sponsored by Total E&P UK, … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Challenge Prize Giving

A fantastic morning was spent by all at the prize giving for Aberdeenshire Libraries’ Summer Reading Challenge 2015. Local winners from across the shire, ranging in age from three to thirteen, were invited to attend the morning. Keith Charters, writer … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Challenge Launch

Cathy MacPhail joined Aberdeenshire school pupils  at Mearns Academy Community Campus to launch the Summer Reading Challenge. Laurencekirk, Marykirk, Glenbervie and Fettercairn schools enjoyed a fantastic talk by the Scottish author who was really inspirational and kept their attention when … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Challenge Winners

The winding tunnel went on and on like some terrifying carnival ride, twisting and turning, faster and faster. Then suddenly, I was plunged into darkness and falling. Over and over I went, my arms spinning and my legs pedalling madly … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Challenge Prize Giving 2014

Everyone enjoyed the fun-filled prize giving for Aberdeenshire Libraries’ Summer Reading Challenge 2014. Local winners from across the shire, ranging in age from 3 to 13, were invited to attend the morning of activities and celebrations. The event was hosted … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Challenge

Local primary kids went back through the ages at Aden Park at this year’s launch on 19th June.  Fun was had by kids and adults alike, as they took part in eight historical activities to kick-off a summer of reading and writing. … Continue reading

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