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The deadline for an Outer Hebrides-themed photo competition which is offering more than £700 in prize money has been extended to June 30.

The theme for the competition being run by Museum & Tasglann nan Eilean is People, Landscape, Architecture, and Community.

There are three age groups, 5 to 11 years, 12 to 18, and adults.

The top 30 photographs exploring life in the Outer Hebrides will be exhibited by Museum & Tasglann nan Eilean.

The competition is supported and inspired by Scotland’s Photograph Album project funders.

The competition rules are here: cne-siar.gov.uk/leisure-sport-and-culture/museum-nan-eilean/activities-for-all/

Meanwhile, Western Isles Libraries have launched a summer reading challenge just in time for the long school holidays.

Entitled Gadgeteens, the challenge is being presented by local libraries in conjunction with The Reading Agency. It runs from June 29 to September 3.

The nationwide reading challenge is free to join at your local library and is open to kids from 4 to 12 years.

And Stornoway's Library is hosting a Bookbug session on June 22 at 11 am for babies, toddlers, pre-school children and their families with fun story-telling, songs, and rhymes.

The Tarbert library is closed on Monday, June 27 and resumes normal opening hours on June 28.