Posts Tagged ‘children’

Summer Bookbug Sessions at Carnegie Library

June 30, 2017

Come along and catch the reading bug at Ayr’s Carnegie Library this summer. The sessions are fun, free and friendly events for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and their families to enjoy together.

Wednesday 5 July, 10.30am – 11am
Wednesday 12 July, 10.30am – 11am
Wednesday 19 July, 10.30am – 11am
Wednesday 26 July, 10.30am – 11am

Suitable for birth – 4 years, no need to book just come along.

Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr KA8 8EB Tel: 01292 286385

Summer Holiday LEGO Sessions

June 29, 2017

Come along and build something awesome at our LEGO sessions this summer. We have events taking place at Alloway, Carnegie and Forehill libraries over the school holidays. The sessions are FREE, suitable for ages 3-11 years and there is no need to book – just drop in.

Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Ayr
Every Monday from 3 July – 14 August, 1.30pm – 4.30pm

Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr
Thursday 20 and 27 July, 2pm – 3pm

Forehill Library, 31 – 33 Mount Oliphant Crescent, Ayr
Wednesday 12 July, 10am – 12 noon and 2pm – 4pm
Wednesday 2 August, 10am – 12 noon and 2pm – 4pm

Calling all Heroes for our Summer Reading Challenge

June 26, 2017

 

Zoom down to your local library. Bam! Sign up for our Superhero Summer Reading Challenge. Pow! Win superhero rewards for every book you read – hero gliders, stickers, pencils, notepads and more!

Our Summer Reading Challenge is FREE to enter, suitable for ages 5-12 years and you can take part at every library in South Ayrshire from Monday 26 June until Saturday 19 August 2017.

 

Superhero Summer Crafts Events

June 22, 2017

Join us over the summer holidays for some superhero themed craft events at your local library. Booking is required for all sessions except for those taking place in Tarbolton and Maybole libraries. All our events are FREE!

Crafts for Little Heroes aged 2 – 5 years

Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Ayr
Tel: 01292 442395

Thursday 13 July, 10.30am – 11.30am
Thursday 27 July, 10.30am – 11.30am
Thursday 10 August, 10.30am – 11.30am

Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr
Tel: 01292 286385

Thursday 13 July, 2pm – 3pm

Crafts for Heroes aged 5- 8 years

Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr
Tel: 01292 286385

Monday 17 July, 2pm – 3pm
Monday 24 July, 2pm – 3pm
Monday 31 July, 2pm – 3pm

Crafts for Heroes aged 5- 11 years

Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Ayr
Tel: 01292 442395

Tuesday 11 July, 2.30pm – 3.30pm
Tuesday 25 July, 2.30pm – 3.30pm
Tuesday 8 August, 2.30pm – 3.30pm

Forehill Library, 31 Mount Oliphant Crescent, Ayr
Tel: 01292 265591

Wednesday 5 July, 11.30 – 12.30pm
Wednesday 26 July, 2.15 – 3.15pm
Wednesday 9 August, 2.15 – 3.15pm

Girvan Library, Montgomerie Street, Girvan
Tel: 01465 712813

Wednesday 5 July, 11am – 12 noon
Wednesday 19 July, 11am – 12 noon
Monday 31 July, 2.30pm – 3.30pm
Tuesday 15 August, 2.30pm – 3.30pm

John Rodie Library, 39 Annbank Road, Mossblown
Tel: 01292 520792

Tuesday 4 July, 3pm – 4pm
Tuesday 11 July, 3pm – 4pm
Tuesday 18 July, 3pm – 4pm
Tuesday 25 July, 3pm – 4pm

Prestwick Library, 14 Kyle Street, Prestwick
Tel: 01292 476769

Friday 21 July, 3.30pm – 4.30 pm

Symington Library, Brewlands Road, Symington
Tel: 01563 830066

Tuesday 4 July, 2pm – 3pm
Tuesday 25 July, 2pm – 3pm
Tuesday, 1 August, 2pm – 3pm

Troon Library, 5 South Beach, Troon
Tel: 01292 315352

Monday 10 July, 2pm – 3.30pm
Friday 11 August, 2pm – 3.30pm

Drop in sessions – no need to book!

Maybole Library, 1 High Street, Maybole
Suitable for ages 5-11 years

Monday 3 July, 2pm – 3pm
Monday 17 July, 2pm – 3pm
Monday 24 July, 2pm – 3pm
Friday 21 July, 3pm – 4pm
Friday 28 July, 3pm – 4pm

Tarbolton Library, Tarbolton Community Campus, Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton
Suitable for ages 5-11 years

Drop in anytime during library opening hours at Tarbolton Library throughout the summer holidays for fun with crafts. No need to book.

Free spring craft events for children

March 31, 2017

Don’t get bored this Easter. Come along to the free spring craft events in our libraries.

Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Alloway KA7 4QQ
Tel: 01292 442395 | Booking required.

Tuesday 11 April, 2.30pm – 3.30pm. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.
Thursday 13 April, 10.30am – 11.30am. Suitable for under 5 yrs.

Ayr’s Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr KA8 8EB
Tel: 01292 286385 | Drop in

Tuesday 4 April, 2pm – 3pm. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.
Thursday 6 April, 2pm – 3pm. Suitable for under 5 yrs.

Girvan Library, Montgomerie Street, Girvan  KA26 9HE
Tel: 01465 712813 | Booking required

Thursday 6 April, 11am – 12noon. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.
Saturday 8 April, 2pm – 3pm. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.

Maybole Library, 1 High Street, Maybole KA19 7AB
Tel: 01655 883044 | Drop in

Monday 10 April, 2pm – 4pm. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.
Thursday 13 April, 10am – 1pm. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.

Prestwick Library, 14 Kyle Street, Prestwick KA9 1PQ
Tel: 01292 476769 | Booking required

Wednesday 12 April, 10.30 am – 11.30 am. Suitable for under 5 yrs.
Thursday 13 April, 3m – 4pm. Suitable for ages 5-9 yrs.

Symington Library, 15 Brewlands Road, Symington KA1 5QZ
Tel: 01563 830066 | Booking required

Thursday 6 April, 3pm – 4pm. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.
Friday 7 April, 11am – 12 noon. Suitable for ages 5 -11 yrs.

Tarbolton Library, Tarbolton Community Campus, Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton KA5 5QA
Tel: 01292 541211 | Drop in anytime during library opening hours

Monday 3 April – Thursday 13 April. Suitable for ages 5-11 yrs.

Troon Library, South Beach, Troon KA10 6EF  
Tel: 01292 315352 | Booking required

Tuesday 11 April, 2pm – 3.30pm. Suitable for ages 5 – 11 yrs.

 

 

Christmas Storytime at Ayr’s Carnegie Library

December 8, 2016

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Wednesday 21 December, 4pm – 4.30pm

Join us for some Christmas stories at Ayr’s Carnegie Library. Free event suitable for ages 4-8years. There is no need to book, just come along.

Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr KA8 8EB Tel: 01292 286385

Children’s Christmas Craft Events

December 6, 2016

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Join us for some festive crafts in our libraries this Christmas.

Drop-in crafts are available after school in the week beginning 19 December at Mossblown and Tarbolton libraries. Suitable for ages 5-11 years.
Mossblown Library, Annbank Road, Mossblown KA6 5BH
Tel: 01292 520792
Tarbolton Library, 54 Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton KA5 5QB
Tel: 01292 541211

Wednesday 7 December, 3.45pm – 4.45pm
Tuesday 13 December, 3.45pm – 4.45pm
Free event, suitable for ages 5-11 years **booking required**
Forehill Library, 31 Mount Oliphant Cres, Ayr KA7 3EN
Tel: 01292 265591

Thursday 8 December, 3.15pm – 4.15pm
Thursday 15 December, 3.15pm – 4.15pm
Free event, suitable for ages 5-11 years **booking required**
Symington Library, Brewlands Road, Symington KA1 5QZ
Tel: 01563 830066

Saturday 10 December, 2.30pm – 3.30pm
Free event, suitable for ages 5-11 years **booking required**
Girvan Library, Montgomerie Street, Girvan KA26 9HE
Tel: 01465 712813

Monday 12 December, 3.30pm – 4.30pm
Monday 19 December, 3.30pm – 4.30pm
Free event, suitable for ages 5-11 years **booking required**
Maybole Library, 1 High Street, Maybole KA19 7AB
Tel: 01655 883044

Tuesday 13 December, 10.15am – 11am for under 5 years
Wednesday 14 December, 3pm – 3.45pm for 5-11 years
Free event, **booking required**
Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Ayr KA7 4QQ
Tel: 01292 442395

Thursday 15 December, 4pm – 5pm
Free event, suitable for ages 5-11 years **no need to book**
Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr KA8 8EB
Tel: 01292 286385

Thursday 15 December, 3.30pm – 4.30pm
Free event, suitable for ages 5-11 years **no need to book**
Troon Library, 5 South Beach, Troon KA10 6EF
Tel: 01292 315352

Friday 16 December, 10.30am for under 5 years
Friday 16 December, 3.30pm for 5-11 years
Free event, **booking required**
Prestwick Library, 14 Kyle Street, Prestwick KA9 1PQ
Tel: 01292 476769

Join us for some SPOOK-tacular craft fun at our libraries during October

September 27, 2016

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FREE events suitable for ages 5-11 years. Please note booking is required at all libraries except Ayr’s Carnegie, Mossblown and Tarbolton.

Craft sessions for under 5’s, an additional craft session for older children (8-12 years) and two LEGO-thon events will be posted soon – so keep an eye on our blog posts.

Alloway Library, Doonholm Road, Ayr  Tel: 01292 442395
Tue 11 October, 2.30pm – 3.30pm

Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr  Tel: 01292 286385
Fri 28 October, 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Forehill Library, 31 Mount Oliphant Crescent, Ayr  Tel: 01292 265591
Wed 26 October, 3.45pm – 4.45pm

Girvan Library, Montgomerie Street, Girvan  Tel: 01465 712813
Fri 14 October, 2.30pm – 3.30pm

Maybole Library, 1 High Street, Maybole  Tel: 01655 883044
Fri 14 October, 3.30pm – 4.30pm and Fri 28 October, 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Prestwick Library, 14 Kyle Street, Prestwick Tel: 01292 476769
Fri 28 October, 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Troon Library, 5 South Beach, Troon Tel: 01292 315352
Thurs 27 October, 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Drop-in anytime during the October school holidays at Mossblown and Tarbolton libraries and go craft daft!

Mossblown Library, Annbank Road, Mossblown Tel: 01292 520792

Tarbolton Library, 54 Montgomerie Street, Tarbolton Tel: 01292 541211

Daniela Hathaway presents The Little Mermaid

February 10, 2016

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Music and Storytelling Workshops

Wednesday 2 March 2016 at the following times –

9.45am – 10.30am
10.45am – 11.30am
11.45am – 12:30pm

Daniela runs music and storytelling workshops based on popular children stories.  She uses her singing voice and different instrumentalists according to the story. These workshops are totally interactive, the children have a chance to participate in the story, playing with percussion instruments, props and puppets, learning new songs and taking part in movement activities and singing games.

Sessions are FREE, but places must be pre-booked as numbers are strictly limited to 15 children per session. 

Suitable for ages 0-4years

To book your place please contact:  Carnegie Library, 12 Main Street, Ayr  Tel: 01292 286385

Monster fun at Prestwick Library Spooky Crafts

November 6, 2015


The children came along dressed up ready for some spooky craft fun at Prestwick Library on Friday. They had monster fun sticking terrifying transfers onto balloons and creating banners of ghoulish ghosts, wicked witches and petrifying pumpkins.

For more information about Prestwick Library’s free monthly craft club Tel: 01292 476769