Swindon Libraries from September 2017

Swindon Borough Council has adopted a new Libraries Strategy so that as of the 1st September 2017 the Borough Council will be directly responsible for the running of 5 core Libraries. Core Libraries… Continue reading

New FREE iPad, Beginners Internet and Microsoft Office Courses!

We’re relaunching our basic introduction to iPads and our Beginners Internet courses at Central, West and Park Libraries. These courses are extremely popular and have limited capacity so please sign up as soon… Continue reading

English Conversation Clubs at the Central Library

At Central Library on Mondays and Wednesdays, we are hold informal English Conversation Clubs. The English Conversation Club is a great way to practice your English without any pressure of lessons, exams or… Continue reading

Anti-Bullying: My Story

By Jan Watson, Outreach Team, Swindon Libraries jwatson@swindon.gov.uk This post is my personal story regarding bullying. It does not reflect the views of the library service. I just wanted to share my story… Continue reading

VIP’s Interviewed by Radio

VIP reading group featured on 105.5

Park Writes – Life Writing for all at Park Library.

Park Writes is a free writing group held at Park Library open to all and with a focus on expressing your own stories and life experiences. If you already enjoying writing, have a… Continue reading

Festive Shopping Event

Saturday 2nd December 11am – 3.30pm Central Library are holding a festive shopping event giving you a chance to purchase some lovely local gifts in time for Christmas. Our Visitor Information Centre has… Continue reading

Code Club Meet Up

Code Club UK are having what they call a ‘Meet Up’ at Swindon Central Library on Friday 24th November 2017, from 4-6pm, in the Reading Room.  Code Club Meetup 241117 This event is… Continue reading

Code Club and Swindon Libraries

Blog post about the Code Club and Swindon Libraries Meet Up event and the importance of coding.

Our Stories- The Art of Storytelling with Cat Weatherill

You are your own story but how do you tell it? Artswords, Swindon Libraries and International Storyteller Cat Weatherill invite you to a FREE event at the Central Library this November to kick… Continue reading

Keith Hooper at Central Library