Code Clubs at the Central Library

Starting on the 20th January 2018 Come to Code Club! We will be learning about such things as ‘selection’ and ‘sequencing’ and ‘variables’ and ‘repetition’ and ‘repetition’…! Exciting! This club will run every… Continue reading

Local Studies: Looking Back on our 2017

2017 was an eventful year for the Local Studies team at Swindon Central Library. Here is a brief round-up of some of our highlights: In March 2017 it was announced that Swindon Heritage,… Continue reading

Family Yoga at the Central Library

Come and join us for an adventure in the world of stories and Yoga! Each session will include different books and each session will end with a story. Have you ever been a… Continue reading

Wellbeing Zones in Swindon Libraries

We have created 4 new Wellbeing Zones in Swindon libraries. In these zones, that bring together all our Health and Wellbeing books in one place, Swindon’s Health Ambassadors  base themselves for 1-2-1 work.… Continue reading

Oscar Swindon-Bear at the Register Office

Oscar Swindon-Bear visited the Register Office to start the Universal Membership scheme. Links to articles about Reading for Pleasure.

An Evening of Stories

Swindon Artswords presents An Evening of Stories 7pm Swindon Central Library Tuesday 30th January £5 (£4) Tel 01793 466454 Once upon a time, on a chilly winter night, four fabulous storytellers came to… Continue reading

Christmas Storytimes

  Taking time out from his very busy schedule, the Man in Red will be visiting Swindon Libraries during the next couple of weeks. Loving nothing more than listening to stories, singing a… Continue reading

Swindon Bear’s Adventures

by Jan Watson, Outreach Team, LOutreach@swindon.gov.uk The Story of the Three Little Swindon Bears Once upon a time at the Great Western Hospital, an extraordinary thing happened! Do you know what it was? Three… Continue reading

FREE iPad, Beginners Internet and Microsoft Office Courses!

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