All of our libraries will close for the public holiday weekend on Friday 21 September 2018 and will re-open on Tuesday 25 September 2018. If you need to renew library items you can do so on our online catalogue. Please note: your library card number and PIN will be required. Don’t forget, even when the library is closed members can […]Read More September Public Holidays 2018
Join us for an afternoon movie at Girvan Library’s free and friendly film club. Monday 1 October, 2pm In October we’ll be watching Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller ‘Rear Window’… After breaking his leg during a shoot, photo-journalist L.B. ‘Jeff’ Jeffries (Stewart) is forced to spend a humid summer recuperating in his Greenwich Village apartment. The wheelchair-bound […]Read More What’s On at Girvan Library’s Free Afternoon Film Club
Core of the Sun by Johanna Sinisalo From the queen of ‘Finnish weird’, a captivating and witty speculative satire of a Handmaid’s Tale-esque welfare state where women are either breeders or outcasts, addicts chase the elusive high of super-hot chilli peppers and one woman is searching for her missing sister. The Eusistocratic Republic of Finland has […]Read More Books to read if you like ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
Get together with friends and family and help to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support at Forehill and Troon libraries. Forehill Library Wednesday 26 September, 2.15pm – 3.30pm 31-33 Mount Oliphant Crescent, Ayr KA7 3EN Tel: 01292 265591 Troon Library Thursday 27 September, 10am – 12noon South Beach, Troon KA10 6EF Tel: 01292 315352 Everyone Welcome!Read More World’s Biggest Coffee Morning at Forehill and Troon Libraries
Wednesday 5 September 2018, at 7pm *This event is now fully booked Join us for an evening of laughter with Ronnie Russell – featuring cartoons and more hilarious anecdotes about life’s adventures. Free event but please book to avoid disappointment. Troon Library, 5 South Beach, Troon KA10 6EF Tel: 01292 315352Read More Ronnie Russell’s Brand New ‘Laughter Lines’ Show at Troon Library
Whether catching up with the news whilst waiting to board your flight, discovering the latest celebrity gossip as you relax by the pool, or enjoying a best selling thriller on a sun-soaked beach. Our online services make sure you won’t be stuck for something to read while you’re on holiday and they won’t take up […]Read More Has an eBook been your perfect travelling companion?
Mindfulness is a mental state achieved by focusing one’s awareness on the present moment, while calmly acknowledging and accepting feelings, thoughts, and bodily sensations. Training in meditation and mindfulness brings many benefits. Our mind is calm and peaceful for longer periods and we are happier. These FREE taster sessions introduce mindfulness practices we can use to […]Read More Meditation and Mindfulness Taster Sessions at Troon Library