Scottish Borders


New Junior Library Card Design Competition

Galashiels, Scottish Borders
Free, ticketed
Children
Friday 1 December 2017 15:30

Live Borders Libraries will be holding a competition throughout October, to design the new Junior Library Card. There will be three age groups, with the lucky winners from each presented with their prizes at this award ceremony in Galashiels Library. The closing date for entries is Saturday 21 October.


Edible Book Competition

Eyemouth, Scottish Borders
Free, ticketed
Family
Friday 1 December 2017 15:00

Do you like to read? And also like to get creative in the kitchen? Combine both and enter the Eyemouth Library Edible Book Competition. Entry is open to all! Bring your book themed culinary creation along to the Friday afternoon judging session and find out who will be crowned the winner.


Treasures of the Earth

Hawick, Scottish Borders
Free, ticketed
Family
Friday 1 December 2017 14:00

Story teller Daniel Allison will entertain the audience with stories of mystery, magic and wonder from around the world. Filled with lively traditional stories from the cultures of East Africa, Scandinavia, Scotland and Siberia, woven together with music on didgeridoo, jaw harp, Tibetan singing bowl and more....


Improving your writing & prepping for publication!

Galashiels, Scottish Borders
Free, ticketed
Adults
Thursday 30 November 2017 14:30

Do you enjoy writing? Feel you would like to improve? Perhaps get yourself ready for publishing? Come to Galashiels Library where local author Dorothy Alexander will lead a workshop providing tips on improving your writing; answer questions; and give advice on preparing for publication. Author of The Mauricewood Devils, Dorothy has also written poetry, and regularly hosts workshops to help others develop their writing.

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