On 20 July 1969, the American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the first humans to land on the Moon – nearly 110 hours after they left Earth – and six hours later Neil Armstrong made his ‘giant leap for mankind’ as the first human to walk on the moon. These books will tell […]Read More 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing
Going on holiday? Before you check in, don’t forget to check out our fantastic selection of FREE ebooks and audiobooks. From cosy crime to best selling fiction, there is something for everyone, including a separate online collection, especially for kids and teens. If you aren’t much of a reader, how about listening to an audiobook […]Read More Toes in the sand, ebook in hand
Pick up a bingo sheet at your local library; each square has a different book category – they can apply to either fiction or non-fiction. We’ll stamp each square as you checkout a book in that category. Once your bingo sheet is complete, add your library card number and post it in the box provided […]Read More It’s all eyes down for our Summer Reads Bingo!
Woof! Sign up for our ‘Paws to Read’ Summer Reading Challenge and win fantastic rewards every time you visit the library! Our reading challenge is FREE to enter, suitable for ages 5-12 years and you can take part in every library in South Ayrshire from Monday 24 June until Saturday 17 August 2019. Paws to Read […]Read More Paws to Read 🐶🐱🐾 Summer Reading Challenge
South Ayrshire Library members can join thousands of readers worldwide in the largest global digital book club, Big Library Read, through the library. From 17 June – 1 July, book lovers can borrow, read and discuss LP Fergusson’s A Dangerous Act of Kindness ebook with no waitlists or holds by visiting our eread website or downloading the […]Read More Big Library Read : A Dangerous Act of Kindness
Exhibition in Troon Library of the 1902 voyage from Troon to Antarctica 24 June – 20 July 2019 This exhibition explains the background to Antarctic discovery and Scotland’s part in the process. Learn about Scots who helped to open up the unknown continent and Troon’s strong connection with the all Scottish expedition of 1902-1904 led […]Read More South with Scotia Exhibition at Troon Library
Troon Library, Sunday 9 June, 2pm – 5pm Join us for a relaxing afternoon event especially for book lovers. Our visiting authors Caro Ramsay, Greta Yorke and Catherine Czerkawska will be talking about their books, inspiration and approach to writing. Entry £7, includes author talks, a tea or coffee and a cupcake. Booking is essential […]Read More Readers’ Afternoon at Troon Library