New grant scheme available to support local sporting and cultural groups
Get ready for Summer of Play
Book your free Summer Camp places for children now! The first phase of bookings for free Summer Camps in Aberdeenshire is now available.
Browsing for Books is Back
From Monday 14th June, selected libraries will open their doors and allow customers the opportunity to browse the bookshelves without the need to book
Live Life Aberdeenshire Launches New App
We've got a shiny new app which makes it easier to book and pay for activities in our venues! Now available for Apple and Android devices.
Find the latest updates on Live Life Aberdeenshire services and facilities.
Active Schools Podcast
Two of our Active School Volunteers tell us about their volunteering journey and the support they have received from Active Schools
Transition Junior 2021
Transition Junior returns virtually to help pre-school children settle in for new school year
Aberdeenshire Wellbeing Festival 2021
The Wellbeing Festival is maybe over for this year, however there is still time to check out our pre-recorded information.
Sea Fit Programme
SeaFit Healthy Lifestyle Advisor Catriona Arthur has played a key role in setting up a scheme to offer Covid-19 vaccinations to migrant fishermen.
Resilience in Transition
Team GB Curlers Gina Aitken and Ross Paterson draw comparisons between an athletes journey, and a Primary 7 pupils journey into Secondary School.
Dive Back into Macduff Marine Aquarium
Macduff Marine Aquarium is now open. Book now and get more from your visit with our new interactive displays. We can't wait to 'sea' you.
Aged 16-24 and interested in becoming self-employed or running your own business? The Enterprise Booster will return in August 2021
Swimming Lesson Information
We are currently experiencing a high demand for swimming lesson updates. If you have emailed your local swim co-ordinator please be reassured that we are dealing with your enquiry and we will be in contact with you as soon as possible.
Library Innovation Network Aberdeenshire (LINA)
The LINA programme is now online! Download and work through a series of topics focusing on the key steps of turning your idea into a viable business.
Our Favorite Things
A wee taste of what’s held within Aberdeenshire Museums Collections, chosen by members of the team.
Library Click and Collect Service
Click and Collect and Doorstep Delivery library service now available across Aberdeenshire. Bookings now open.
RB Digital Magazines now on Libby/Overdrive
E-magazines have now moved from RB Digital to Overdrive/Libby. Over 3200 magazines can now be borrowed for free by library members.
Welcome Back to Aberdeenshire Farming Museum
Aberdeenshire Farming Museum will reopen on the 6th May and you can now book an exclusive timed slot for your free tour of our popular attraction.
To celebrate Climate Week North East 2021 we've created a libraries digital display. Access the information and find out how you can make a difference
Catch-up with our live fitness sessions
Enjoyed our Facebook Live exercise sessions, as part of our Winter Wellbeing campaign? If you have missed any of our live sessions or would like to incorporate the workouts into your weekly exercise plan, it's not to late to access them.
Welcome to Winter Wellbeing
Wintertime can be tough; add further lockdown measures and you’re looking at an already difficult time being even tougher for so many.
Even though we’re spending most of our time at home just now it’s important that we continue to look after ourselves.
Our month-long Winter Wellbeing initiative aims to help us to do just that.
Live Life Well Aberdeenshire
Live Life Well Aberdeenshire service launched to support local Health and Wellbeing
Live Life Well Launches Free Respiratory Service
Live Life Well Aberdeenshire offers new free service for those living with or at risk of respiratory disease.
Volunteer with Active Schools
We need you to help us get "More Children, More Active, More Often". Volunteer now!
Check out our free Active Schools resource cards giving you the opportunity to stay active at home
Library Click and Collect Service
Click and Collect is now available from a number of libraries across Aberdeenshire.
Following a series of fully booked sessions for key workers, members of the public can now get a free safety check and minor repairs made to their bicycles in Inverurie and Alford with Live Life Aberdeenshire's Dr Bike service. This service is being funded through the Scotland Cycle Repair Scheme
Across the Grain
Missed the festival over the weekend? You can catch it again here.
NHS Hearing Aid Users
In partnership with NHS Grampian libraries are now hearing aid collection points for NHS hearing aid patients.
Manager pipes open new pool
The manager of the brand new Inverurie Community Campus leisure facilities piped in his staff team on their opening day.
Swimming club support for Ellon Pool
Ellon Community Campus swimming pool is delighted to have received the donation of a Sagewash Sanitizer chlorine gun from Ythan Amateur Swimming Club.
Public PC Bookings
Public computer access now available in Banchory, Fraserburgh, Inverurie and Peterhead libraries, Ellon and Stonehaven libraries. Book an hour-long slot for a 45-minute session.
Activity - Greig Duncan Map
If you have been inspired by our Greig Duncan interactive map why not make your own. We show you how.....
Audiobooks Now Available on Sonos Speakers
Libby is now integrated with your Sonos speaker, enabling you to enjoy audiobooks without the need for headphones or Bluetooth.
Live Life @ Home
A one-stop shop of virtual creativity and activity has launched. Offering a range of engaging, entertaining and informative activities and resources.
New feature added to our digital library
Hold Redelivery feature introduced leading to shorter waiting times for everyone.
How Much Can You Save?
How much could you save, just by being a library member?
Independent Community Venues
Explore our interactive map to find an independent community venue near you.