Monthly Archives: December 2012

Festive Furballs

  It was inspired by our Team Leader’s Dog Marag. He won pooch of the month in The Leither Magazine. Our library dog Whisky got jealous and climbed the Christmas tree. We asked you if you could do better and Festive Fur Balls … Continue reading

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Preserve Your Memories

Author Miles Tubb came into the library to give our Library Advisor Diane a bag full of presents. The unusual thing about the presents was they all had Diane’s face on them: There was a bag, a coaster, a bracelet and … Continue reading

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We’re on Pinterest

You can now find Leith Library on Pinterest. Pinterest is an online pinboard. You don’t have to be a ‘pinner’ (person who pins) to see our pins, find them all here. How does it work? If you’re online and you … Continue reading

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Pooch of the Month

This is Marag: His full name Marag Dubh, Gaelic for black pudding. He belongs to our Library team leader Katie. This month he won the Leither Magazine‘s pooch of month. Well done Marag! Katie says Marag loves Leith Links, even though his … Continue reading

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Christmas Bookbug is Coming

Bookbug and Helen have their hats on, it must be time for Bookbug’s Chrismas sing-a-long. Bring your babies to the library on Tuesday 18th December, 10.30am – 11.15am to join in the festive fun. There will be Christmas songs and rhymes and … Continue reading

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Storytelling with Audio and Video

I was invited to share a bit about what I’m doing here at Leith Library during a couple of workshops on storytelling with audio and video at the Social Media for Social Good Conference in Glasgow. It was great to connect with … Continue reading

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Snow in Leith Library

There is a yellow warning for snow in Edinburgh. I don’t know about you but yellow snow makes me think of one thing (and it’s not pleasant). Here in the library we have seven *snow shovels and a little snow already. The … Continue reading

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Memories of Leith

These three brilliant Leith writers joined us for our last Book Week Scotland event ‘Memories of Leith’. They were Millie Gray (top right), Marianne Wheelaghan (bottom left) and Marianne Paget (bottom right). You can see their books on the table … Continue reading

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