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Information on services for Children, Families & Carers
- Family Information Service
- Parentzone - Information about education in Scotland
- Bookbug Scotland
- peep - supporting parents & carers in their role as educators
- Curriculum Resources and Information Service (CRIS) - Teacher support
- The Reading Bus - promoting reading & family learning
Places to visit
- Satrosphere Science Centre
- Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums
- Word - Writers Festival - storytelling sessions, music & drama
Books, Writing & Competitions
- 247tales.com Online writing competition
- Spinebreakers - online book community for teenagers
- TheScottish Children's Book Awards
Group membership cards can be arranged
This allows a class to borrow books. We can help you choose a selection of books that tie in with school or nursery projects. Please contact the library for more information.
The Children's Library and Community Libraries would be happy to display your class art or project work.
Playgroups, Nurseries & School Visits
Visits from school classes, nurseries, playgroups and youth organisations are welcome.
The Central Children's Library and Community libraries are involved in the following activities:
- Bookbug Sessions
- Author visits
- Scottish Children's Book Awards
- Summer Reading Challenge
- Venue for events from Arts Across Learning Festival.
- Book Week Scotland
- World Book Day events
Events and activities such as themed story time and tours of the library can be arranged throughout the year. Please ask for details.
- Children's Library - Central Library
Tel: 01224 652546
or find your community library to arrange a visit
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