Joe and Jenny Recommend: Blue Exorcist

This week we are reviewing the popular ongoing series Blue Exorcist. The story centres around Rin Okumura along with his twin brother Yukio who have been orphaned and left to be raised by… Continue reading

Be the hero for Bookstart 2014

Be the hero of your own story with Bookstart this summer 2014 Swindon Libraries will be celebrating  National Bookstart Week with special story and rhyme time sessions. National Bookstart Week, which runs from… Continue reading

Pedal Folk: In Search of Spring and Edward Thomas

Friday 30th May 2014 – 7.15pm Central Library – 2nd Floor Reading Room Tickets £5 (£3 under-18s) available from Ground Floor Help Desk at Central Library. During Easter 1913, poet and writer Edward… Continue reading

Swindon Libraries a Breastfeeding Welcome Organisation

Swindon Libraries are now a Breastfeeding Welcome organisation!  This is great news for mothers and babies across Swindon.  Of course by law, mothers are entitled to breastfeed anywhere, however we as an organisation… Continue reading

Mini Pants Festival!

Come along to Central & North Swindon Libraries on 3rd June 2014 to celebrate ‘Aliens Love Underpants’, in partnership with The Wyvern Theatre One of the characters from the book will be coming… Continue reading

Boost your mood with a book!

Mental Health Awareness Week 2014 is being held from May 12-18 and the theme this year is anxiety, one of the leading causes of mental ill-health in the world. We’re here to help… Continue reading

Curious Narratives at the Central Library…

CURIOUS NARRATIVES Jill Carter, Multi-Media Artist Swindon Central Library Regent Circus SN1 1QG Tuesday 6 – Friday 9 May Artist in Residence, 10.00 -5.00 pm Pop-up storytelling installation 6 – 17 May 2014… Continue reading

Fastfilm DVDs for May/June 2014

The following Fastfilm DVDs are on order and coming soon so keep an eye out on our catalogue for availability: Reasonable Doubt – scheduled release date: 5th May Last Horror Movie – scheduled… Continue reading

Joe and Jenny recommend: Death Note

This week we’ve decided to review the well-known series Death Note. The story follows Light Yagami, a brilliant high school student who is bored with the monotony of his everyday life. One day… Continue reading

World Book Night 2014

Swindon Central library is proud to be hosting an event as part of World Book Night 2014, the nationwide celebration of the reading, recommending and giving of books. Now in its 4th year,… Continue reading