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Age Well with Welsh Libraries

Funded by the Welsh Government, ‘Age Well with Welsh Libraries’ is showcasing how Welsh Libraries are working to support an Age Friendly Wales. Here at Awen we want to encourage

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The 2022 Winter Mini Reading Challenge

The 2022 Winter Mini Reading Challenge, presented by The Reading Agency in partnership with Science Museum Group, is on! The Summer Reading Challenge 2022 saw thousands of children reading and

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Ukuleles in Libraries

Have you ever wanted to learn a musical instrument? Wales Ukulele are kindly funding the project and are providing 5 ukuleles! Basic learning booklets come with the ukuleles and include

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Training Day

Our libraries will close for staff training at 12pm on 21st November and will be back to their usual opening hours on 22nd November. We apologise for any disruption this

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Crime Month – Awen Libraries

Crime Month with Awen Libraries and Heritage  Awen Libraries and Heritage are proud and excited to present our first Crime Month – a festival focusing on fictional and true crimes,

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Awen’s Warm Welcome Programme

Awen Cultural Trust is hosting a range of free activities and events this winter throughout the county borough from 1st November 2022 to 31st March 2023.  Whether you’re a crafter, a reader,

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Bridgend Library New Opening Hours

With Bridgend libraries opening hours recently having changed, and now being open during its previously closed lunch hour of 1pm-2pm, we are pleased to let you know that their current

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