Swindon Libraries Issue 38- Sept 2019 View this email in your browser

Now that the kids have gone back to school, the summer reading challenge is over and the nights are drawing in there's no better time to relax with a good book or take in some arts and culture.

Your passport to new reading this autumn

Get recommendations from other readers plus invites to events while keeping a record of all your reading.

The 2019 Summer Reading Challenge has ended

The 2019 Summer Reading Challenge: Space Chase has now finished for 2019 and lots of books were read over the summer.

We'd like to thank our army of dedicated volunteers without whom the challenge just wouldn't happen.

TechFest is coming to Central Library

We're celebrating libraries week next month with our Tech Fest event.

Get hands-on with the latest technology, discover learning opportunities and find out about career opportunities from local industry experts.

This is a free event being held at Central Library on Saturday, 12 October from 11am-3pm.

Roundabout Reading

We all have different interests and we all learn in our own way.  One thing we all have in common though is we never stop learning.

Our new young persons and adult reading adventure will be having an official celebration on the 17 September at Central Library for people wanting to get their organisation involved.

Open Studios at Central Library

Come and see some fantastic artwork and speak to Swindon artists at the Central Library. We're hosting Donna Bradley and Carmen B Norris over the weekends of 21-22 and 27-28 September.

Live Poetry to Celebrate Mental Health Day

On Thursday, 12 October in conjunction with World Mental Health day, Rusty Goat’s Poetry Corner will be bringing a special edition of live poetry to Central Library.

Digital Magazines to download

Read the latest edition of your favourite magazine on your tablet or smartphone.

Calling all local authors

We'd love to give the lesser-known wordsmiths of Swindon the opportunity to promote their work at a very special event.

Dementia Friendly Poetry

Whether you're caring for someone with Dementia or living with it, you're welcome to attend a free poetry workshop at Central Library on Sunday, 22 September.

Our ArtsWords Writer's Cafe is back this month

Meet aspiring and established writers for networking, advice and encouragement at the Central Library on Tuesday, 24 September. 

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