Alford Community Campus are holding a community Book Swap on Friday 22nd November in the community library. The book swap is to encourage reading and literacy and all are welcome to swap an old book for a different one.
Optional donations of £1 to swap your book will be gratefully received to raise money for the Scottish Book Trust.
The event will run from 09:30 – 15:00. We look forward to seeing you there.
Aberdeenshire Council’s Across the Grain festival returns for a second year with almost 100 events and performances.
See YouTube promotional video here: https://youtu.be/YhmiuWlSVPU
Follow link for full programme here: https://www.yumpu.com/en/document/view/62767395/across-the-grain-october-2019-online-programme
Events are taking place all across Aberdeenshire from Aboyne to Peterhead and Laurencekirk to Huntly. As well as numerous music and singing workshops, there are opportunities to hear authors and specialist speakers, contributions from local musicians, storytellers, award-winning performers and composers and a range of fun challenges for all the family at Live Life Aberdeenshire museums and libraries.
The festival is supported by local community groups, arts organisations, arts partners, academics and students who have all come together around a shared love of the Doric culture and language, and the north east’s musical roots.
The full programme of events can be found in our Across the Grain 2019 Programme.
Careers Advice and employment support does not end when you leave school
Attention all Senior Pupils, Parents and School Leavers…..
- Have you left school this summer or thinking about leaving ?
- Are you looking for an Apprenticeship, Work or Training?
- Do you want some help and support with job application forms, college applications, CV’s , Interview Skills or covering letters?
- We have information about current vacancies and apprenticeships.
Come along to Alford Library on Wednesday Afternoons between 1pm and 3pm.
I look forward to seeing you there.
Linda Johnston – Careers Adviser
Telephone 0146 762 3623
Mobile 07557 190081
Alford Youth Café are holding a Christmas Special on Friday 14 Dec 7.30 – 9.30pm. Tickets will be sold in the pupil entrance area of the Academy on Thursday lunchtime and cost £1.00. Tickets must be bought in advance for this event.
Come and see what community, sports and leisure activities, clubs and groups are available at the Campus at our Open Morning on Saturday 26 November 2016, 10 am to 12 noon.