Bookbug Explorer bags 2020

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Bookbug is the Scottish Government funded gifting programme which aims to gift a free bag of books to all children in Scotland at 4 key points between birth and 5 years of age. The Bookbug Explorer bag is the third bag and is  gifted to children  aged between 3 years and 3 years 11 months…

Scottish Friendly Book Tour 2020

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Aberdeen City Libraries is delighted to announce that the Scottish Friendly Book Tour will return to Aberdeen in March with a fantastic, free event at the Beach Ballroom for children in Primary 1-3 featuring Tracey Corderoy and Steven Lenton authors of the Shifty McGifty series.  For more information and to book places Scottish Book Trust…

Northern Alliance Games Con Poster

Game on! Competition for pupils across Northern Alliance launches

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Primary school pupils from across the Northern Alliance – which includes [add name of local authority] – are to benefit from the opportunity to take part in a competition to create a game using coding software, SCRATCH. The event is aimed at young people in Primary 6 or 7 who will come together at school […]

Bookbug Picture Book Prize

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Children in schools in Aberdeen City received the Bookbug Primary 1 Family bag during Book Week Scotland ( 18-24 November). The three exciting books in the bag are the titles shortlisted  for the Bookbug Picture Book Prize 2020. The winner is chosen by children across Scotland and voting closes on Friday 06 December 2019. You…