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Bookbug's Big Giggle - Bookbug Week 15 - 21 May 2017

Stories, songs and rhymes were shared along with lots of laughter to celebrate Bookbug's Big Giggle. Everyone joined in the Hokey Cokey led by the children from the Gaelic Medium nursery at a special session at the Bon Accord Centre on Friday 19 May.Bookbut Week 2017 photo

There were giggles galore at the Family Laughter workshop led by Alec Thompson-Miller of AceVoices at Tillydrone Library on Saturday morning. Despite the rain everyone left wearing a big smile having taken part in the 100 second laughter challenge.


Read the Past - Imagine the FutureRead_the_Past_logo_web

Aberdeen City Libraries is participating in the 'Read the Past Imagine the Future' promotion which runs in libraries across Scotland until Book Week Scotland in November Designed to celebrate Scotland's rich heritage and diverse reading culture, there will be lots going in our libraries with events and activities across the city throughout the year as well as the chance to enter the review competition.

To find out more about 'Read the Past Imagine the Future' visit Read the Past - Imagine the Future.


Free Online Resources from Aberdeen City Libraries

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There are over 40 free Online Resources available as part of your library membership!

The resources include genealogical records, music streaming, eBooks, study aids and many more. Take a look at the updated Online Resources web pages to explore the full list.


125 Celebrations - Commemorative Library Cards

To celebrate the 125th Anniversary of Aberdeen Central Library, we will be issuing commemorative library cards to all new members in 2017.  These cards are now available at all libraries across the City! For more details on the 125 programme visit our Celebrating 125 Years of Aberdeen Central Library page.

 125 Commemorative Card - Adult 125 Commemorative Card - Children


Wish You'd Been Here Publication Poster

Wish You'd Been Here!

Take a nostalgic walk along the beach promenade and find out what Aberdeen was like in the 1950s and 60s as  a popular holiday resort.

The  booklet can be purchased from all Libraries and the Beach Ballroom for 1.



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