The Big Jubilee Read!

The Big Jubilee Read is a reading for pleasure campaign to celebrate great reads from across the Commonwealth to coincide with Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. We’ve selected some of the books from our print collection below, or from our eBook collection. The full list can be found here. A House for Mr Biswas by […]

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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Afternoon Tea

Join us for afternoon tea to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Ayr’s Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr, KA8 8EBT: 01292 286385FREE drop-in eventSaturday 4 June at 2pm Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Alloway, KA7 4QQT: 01292 442395FREE drop-in eventWednesday 1 June at 1pm Forehill Library, 31-33 Mount Oliphant Crescent, KA7 3ENT: 01292 265591FREE drop-in eventWednesday […]

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Keep the Heid and Read!

‘READING MOMENT’ COMPETITION On Wednesday 11 May 2022 take a photo of you reading and/or what you’re reading.  Send the photo to us via email at:  Carnegie.Library@south-ayrshire.gov.uk by 5pm on 18 May. There are prizes involved so be creative with your photo! Calm, whacky, cool, funny, happy! Each Library Service will have an overall winner […]

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loch ness monster crafts

Join us for Nessie-inspired Crafts! Ayr’s Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr, KA8 8EBT: 01292 286385Booking is essentialSaturday 21 May at 11amSuitable for 5-11 years Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Alloway, KA7 4QQT: 01292 442395Booking is essentialTuesday 17 May at 3.30 pmSuitable for 5-11 years Forehill Library, 31-33 Mount Oliphant Crescent, KA7 3ENT: 01292 265591Booking is […]

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interior & Home design books

Happy Home: Everyday Magic for a Colourful Life by Charlotte Hedeman Gueniau  Happy Home is a beautiful demonstration of the RICE ethos, and how its warm and caring, fun and funky aesthetic can be applied in living spaces, kitchens, bedrooms, children’s rooms and outdoor areas. RICE picked the name of their company because it is […]

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Hop into Spring with Crafts for kids

Hop along for some crafty fun at our libraries! Ayr’s Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr, KA8 8EBT: 01292 286385Booking is essentialThursday 14 April at 2pmSuitable for 5-11 years Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Alloway, KA7 4QQT: 01292 442395Booking is essentialTuesday 12 April at 2.30 pmSuitable for 5-11 years Forehill Library, 31-33 Mount Oliphant Crescent, KA7 […]

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