Council marks Adoption Week with special recruitment event

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Aberdeen City Council is marking Adoption Week Scotland with a special event aimed at people who have been thinking about adoption and want to find out more. The early evening event takes place at the Westburn Centre, Westburn Road tomorrow (Wednesday 20 November), between 5 – 6.30pm. Attendees will be able to meet adoptive parents […]

City to hail care experienced young people during week-long celebration

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A special celebration event will be the centrepiece of Aberdeen’s activities marking the Scotland-wide Care Experienced Week later this month. The brainchild of Scottish charity Who Cares? Scotland, the annual weekly celebration which runs from Saturday 19 to Sunday 27 October encourages children and young people with current care experience, as well as people who […]

Aberdeen Reads Challenge

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This year we have a brand new reading challenge: Aberdeen Reads! The challenge is open to everyone, so get family and friends involved and encourage each other to keep reading over the Summer holidays! What’s more everyone who takes part in Aberdeen Reads will be entered into a prize draw, and those who complete 3 […]

2019 Aberdeen Highland Games

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The 2019 Aberdeen Highland Games has an exciting list of family activities for you all to enjoy. Come along and try inflatables, a climbing wall, critters and a visit from children’s TV personalities– plus much, much more. More information is available here

DolphinFest 2019

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Aberdeen’s first ever Dolphin Festival, DolphinFest 2019 is a celebration of the amazing marine wildlife we have in Aberdeen, particularly the dolphins. With special guest speakers, film screenings, family fun and games, plus an escape room, inflatable road show, guided walks, rockpooling and beach cleans, there is something for everyone! The festival is organised by RSPB […]

Full programme revealed for Nuart Aberdeen

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Established in 2017, Nuart Aberdeen is an international public art festival created to present the most interesting and relevant Street Art of its time. It intends to activate, inspire and collaborate with an emergent local scene as well as encourage creative links and exchanges between local businesses, arts organizations, property owners, community centers, education institutions […]

Torry Families and school pupils take part in cookery lessons

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A new project is underway in Aberdeen to encourage families to cook delicious and healthy school menu items from scratch. The Torry Tasters Project which began in February is a partnership between Communities Team in Locality 1 at Aberdeen City Council and Sustainable Food City Partnership Aberdeen’s Veg Cities Campaign. The initiative is being delivered by […]