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Booking System Essential Maintenance
Due to essential maintenance, our sports booking system is unavailable until around 5pm today. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Macduff Marine Aquarium Festive Hours
Find information regarding our opening hours over the Christmas holidays.
Run up to Christmas
Active Schools are running a Christmas themed virtual Fun Run event throughout the month of December!
Run 4 Fun 2022
Active Schools North Aberdeenshire are pleased to finally be able to announce the return of our annual cross country series, Run4Fun 2022!
Weather Related Closure
Due to the weather warnings in force, all venues will close from 2pm today to keep customers and staff safe.
Diving Santa Returns to Macduff Marine Aquarium
Ho ho ho... Santa Claus is surfing into Macduff for his annual visit to feed the fish their Christmas treats. Dec 11th at 2pm and 2.30pm
Huntly Nordic Annual Ski Sale
Huntly Nordic Centre annual ski sale. Buy or sell cross country skiing equipment and clothing!
Welcome to our podcast portal
Live Life Aberdeenshire Conversations give you an insight into the various activities, projects, and programmes we deliver.
Run Balmoral Returns for 2022 - entries now open
One of Scotland’s biggest and most spectacular participation sporting events is to return in 2022.
Across the Grain
Across the Grain 2021 festival was back for its 4th year. This festival of Doric and traditional music had a wee bit of something for everyone.
Impact of Aberdeenshire Community Sport Hubs
As part an ongoing series of updates, this feature will highlight some of the work of our Community Sport Hub Officers working with local communities.
Stonehaven Participatory Budgeting Exercise
Stonehaven community encouraged to give views on development of local sport and leisure infrastructure
Dive Right into Macduff Marine Aquarium
Macduff Marine Aquarium is open daily. Book now and get more from your visit with our new interactive displays. We can't wait to 'sea' you.
Free physiotherapy for all working seafarers
Suffering from aches and pains? Sick of feeling rough? Time to do something about it!
Find the latest updates on Live Life Aberdeenshire services and facilities.
Printing Now Available From Your Mobile Device
It is now possible to print from any mobile device, tablet, or laptop from home or in one of our participating libraries.
Browsing for Books is Back
Selected libraries are now open! Customers now have 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.
Active Schools Podcast
Two of our Active School Volunteers tell us about their volunteering journey and the support they have received from Active Schools
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Independent Community Venues
Explore our interactive map to find an independent community venue near you.