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    Bank your Bras in Bucks libraries

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and Buckinghamshire libraries are helping by supporting the Mix96 Box of Bras campaign.

    • 03.10.2017
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    Let's code! Borrow a Micro:bit from Bucks Libraries

    You can use a BBC micro:bit for all sorts of cool creations, from robots to musical instruments – the possibilities are endless. 

    Borrow one for free this October Half Term!

    #MicrobitsInLibraries

    • 29.09.2017
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    Libraries Week 2017

    October 2017 will see the first ever Libraries Week – a showcase of all the creative, innovative and diverse activities that UK libraries have to offer.

    Monday 9 to Saturday 14 October is a chance to discover something new at the library – from code clubs to play and learning for children, to managing your health, to finding a job, a hobby or starting a business.

    • 29.09.2017
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    Book of the month for October

    Introducing Bucks Libraries Book of the Month for October...

    The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83¼ Years Old

    #BucksBookoftheMonth

     

     

    • 28.09.2017
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    Try 1 Thing for Get Online Week

    Running from 2 - 8 October, Get Online Week is encouraging people to take the next step to being more confident and independent online, by asking them to ​Try 1 Thing. 

    • 14.09.2017
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    Book of the month for September

    Introducing Bucks Libraries Book of the Month for September...

    The Last Tudor by Philippa Gregory

    #BucksBookoftheMonth

     

     

    • 01.09.2017
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    Read an eBook Day

    Celebrate Read an eBook Day on 18 September - a celebration of modern storytelling. Join the conversation by sharing what you’re reading, stories about why you love eBooks and by using the hashtag #eBookLove on social media.

    • 31.08.2017
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    World's Biggest Coffee Morning

    Join us for a cake and cuppa for the World's Biggest Coffee Morning in support of Macmillan Cancer Support - helping to make a huge difference to people facing cancer. 

    • 29.08.2017
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    Share a poem on National Poetry Day

    National Poetry Day will take place on Thursday 28 September 2017 and this year’s theme is "Freedom".

    • 25.08.2017
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    Treat yourself at our Pop-up Bookshop

    Find books for adults and children carefully hand picked for quality by our staff at our pop-up bookshop, Shelf Indulgence.

    • 22.08.2017
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    Aylesbury to get a library for 21st century

    The green light has been given to plans for a state-of-the-art library for Aylesbury. Buckinghamshire County Council Cabinet have approved plans to integrate the lending and reference libraries at a cost of £366,000.

    • 31.07.2017

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