The Mystery of Agatha Christie – a talk by Lynda Warren

Wednesday 26th February, 2014 7.15pm – Central Library, 2nd Floor Reading Room Area Agatha Christie is the world’s best-known mystery writer, recognised throughout the world as “The Queen of Crime”.  Lynda Warren will… Continue reading

DVDs now in stock and ready to entertain you!….

We have a great selection of the latest DVDs (some not yet available from Lovefilm!)…check out our catalogue for availability! Here are just a few of the latest titles added to our stock:… Continue reading

Joe and Jenny’s Manga Mascot Competition display

“Thanks to everyone who entered the competition! We have now finished our display of all the fantastic entries we received from the competition, if you fancy a look just come down to the… Continue reading

Get into the Community Spirit at Central Library!

SATURDAY 7th DECEMBER – FREE All-day Event: All Welcome! Take time-out from the rush to Christmas and come along to Central Library where we will be getting into the Community spirit. On the… Continue reading

Wroughton Library news: December

The Family History Group meeting date for December is Friday 6th December at 5.00pm. After a successful display featuring members’ stories and the Wiltshire Domesday Book we have had a great deal of… Continue reading

Joe and Jenny recommend: Ouran High School Host Club

[Jenny and Joe work at the Central Library and they LOVE manga and anime! They are going to share their favourite books and films on the Swindon Libraries blog, so watch this space… Continue reading

Santa story times and festive activities.

Swindon Libraries will be having an extra special visitor at selected story times this December. Santa will be taking time out from his busy schedule to visit the following story and rhyme times… Continue reading

Moredon Book Group celebrates 100 meetings!

Moredon and Rodbourne Cheney Library Readers Group have just had their one hundredth meeting!  To mark the occasion of having read one hundred titles over the last eight years a special cake was… Continue reading

The Friends of Upper Stratton Library present: Local History Day

Upper Stratton Library, Thursday 7th November 2013 10am – 2pm: Bring in your old Stratton photographs, stories & memories to share with the Swindon Heritage magazine team & local historian Nigel Chalk.  Drop-in… Continue reading

Swindon Libraries’ Birthday Celebration – more than books!

Join us on Thursday 14th November for a day of festivities at the Central Library to celebrate 70 years of Swindon Libraries! 2013 is a very special year for Swindon Libraries as we… Continue reading