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Bounce and Rhyme

A fun time of singing, stories and socialising for babies, toddlers and their carers
Date: 08 januar 2018
Time: 9:15 - 9:45
Description: A fun time of singing, stories and socialising for babies, toddlers and their carers
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Book Group

Tuesday afternoons at Clyst Vale Library on the following dates in 2018: January 9th and 23rd, February 6th and 20th, March 6th and 20th. Contact Louise on 01392 464010 for more details.
Date: 09 januar 2018
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Description: Tuesday afternoons at Clyst Vale Library on the following dates in 2018: January 9th and 23rd, February 6th and 20th, March 6th and 20th. Contact Louise on 01392 464010 for more details.
Audience: Senior
Cost: Free
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Afternoon reading group

A group for anyone who would like to read and discuss books with other like-minded people
Date: 10 januar 2018
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: A group for anyone who would like to read and discuss books with other like-minded people
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Word on Tour. An evening with Jim Causley and Jane Feaver

Literature Works is delighted to announce the line-up for the first ‘Word on Tour’ event, kicking off a 26-venue live literature tour of local libraries in the South West. On 10th January, Bideford Library will host acclaimed novelist Jane Feaver and folk singer and song-writer Jim Causley. Jane Feaver is a prize-winning Devon-based novelist and short story writer, who lectures in Creative Writing at the University of Exeter. Jim Causley is well known for setting the work of much-loved Cornish poet Charles Causley to music, forming an exciting pairing at this unique event for library goers.
Date: 10 januar 2018
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Description: Literature Works is delighted to announce the line-up for the first ‘Word on Tour’ event, kicking off a 26-venue live literature tour of local libraries in the South West. On 10th January, Bideford Library will host acclaimed novelist Jane Feaver and folk singer and song-writer Jim Causley. Jane Feaver is a prize-winning Devon-based novelist and short story writer, who lectures in Creative Writing at the University of Exeter. Jim Causley is well known for setting the work of much-loved Cornish poet Charles Causley to music, forming an exciting pairing at this unique event for library goers.
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Word on Tour

Code Club

Aimed at children aged 9-11. Learn to code, create games, animations and other cool stuff
Date: 12 januar 2018
Time: 15:30 - 16:45
Description: Aimed at children aged 9-11. Learn to code, create games, animations and other cool stuff
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Teen Book Group

Relax and socialise with some biscuits and a chat about a book everyone has read. Open to 13-18s
Date: 22 januar 2018
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
Description: Relax and socialise with some biscuits and a chat about a book everyone has read. Open to 13-18s
Audience: Teen
Cost: Free
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The Library Stitchers

Everyone is given a warm welcome to this informal group, whatever their skill level. Bring along a project and join in. Refreshments provided.
Date: 23 januar 2018
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Description: Everyone is given a warm welcome to this informal group, whatever their skill level. Bring along a project and join in. Refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Teeny Tots

Stories & songs for toddlers, accompanied by a parent or carer.
Date: 24 januar 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Stories & songs for toddlers, accompanied by a parent or carer.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Harry Potter Quiz Night

Wizards and muggles alike are invited to our Harry Potter Book Night Quiz! Join us for new hands-on rounds and plenty of questions to challenge and baffle you. Family event for ages 7+. Teams of up to six people. Tickets £1 per person. Refreshments available on the night. Prizes for the winning team and the best fancy dress.
Date: 01 februar 2018
Time: 18:30 - 20:00
Description: Wizards and muggles alike are invited to our Harry Potter Book Night Quiz! Join us for new hands-on rounds and plenty of questions to challenge and baffle you. Family event for ages 7+. Teams of up to six people. Tickets £1 per person. Refreshments available on the night. Prizes for the winning team and the best fancy dress.
Audience: All
Cost: £1.00
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Valentine's Book Display

It's Valentine's Day soon so find a romantic story to read for yourself or some tasty recipes to cook up for your loved ones in our book display throughout February.
Date: 06 februar 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: It's Valentine's Day soon so find a romantic story to read for yourself or some tasty recipes to cook up for your loved ones in our book display throughout February.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Valentine's

Talk!

POP UP TALK group that will run for 5 weeks, giving you information and strategies to help with your child’s Speech and Language development. The group runs on a Thursday morning 9.30-10.30, at the Exmouth Library, Exeter Road, Exmouth. If you would like more information please call Lucy at the Children’s Centre on 01395 226789.
Date: 08 februar 2018
Time: 9:30 - 10:30
Description: POP UP TALK group that will run for 5 weeks, giving you information and strategies to help with your child’s Speech and Language development. The group runs on a Thursday morning 9.30-10.30, at the Exmouth Library, Exeter Road, Exmouth. If you would like more information please call Lucy at the Children’s Centre on 01395 226789.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Speech

FREE Computer Courses

Do you want to learn basic Computer Skills? ELITE SKILLS are running FREE IT Training for Beginners at The Hayridge. Access the Internet Job search more effectively Send and Receive emails. Next 2 courses will be running on 9th and 16th February. Easy to register. Visit front desk at Hayridge or phone 01884 245555
Date: 09 februar 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:30
Description: Do you want to learn basic Computer Skills? ELITE SKILLS are running FREE IT Training for Beginners at The Hayridge. Access the Internet Job search more effectively Send and Receive emails. Next 2 courses will be running on 9th and 16th February. Easy to register. Visit front desk at Hayridge or phone 01884 245555
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Grow Your Own Grass Head

Join us this half term for some green fingered fun! Come along and make your own grass head, you can watch it grow and even trim its hair! Suitable for ages 5+. Spaces are limited so please book your ticket for your chosen time and day in advance to avoid disappointment. FREE tickets are available to book through Eventbrite please use the following links - Tues 13 Feb @ 9:30 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/make-your-own-grass-head-tues-13-feb-930-tickets-42681818468 See more
Date: 13 februar 2018
Time: 9:30 - 10:30
Description: Join us this half term for some green fingered fun! Come along and make your own grass head, you can watch it grow and even trim its hair! Suitable for ages 5+. Spaces are limited so please book your ticket for your chosen time and day in advance to avoid disappointment. FREE tickets are available to book through Eventbrite please use the following links - Tues 13 Feb @ 9:30 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/make-your-own-grass-head-tues-13-feb-930-tickets-42681818468 See more
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Half-Term Fun

Grow Your Own Grass Head

Join us this half term for some green fingered fun! Come along and make your own grass head, you can watch it grow and even trim its hair! Suitable for ages 5+. Spaces are limited so please book your ticket for your chosen time and day in advance to avoid disappointment. FREE tickets are available to book through Eventbrite please use the following links - Tues 13 Feb @ 11:00 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/grow-your-own-grass-head-tues-13-feb-1100-tickets-42681939831 See more
Date: 13 februar 2018
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Join us this half term for some green fingered fun! Come along and make your own grass head, you can watch it grow and even trim its hair! Suitable for ages 5+. Spaces are limited so please book your ticket for your chosen time and day in advance to avoid disappointment. FREE tickets are available to book through Eventbrite please use the following links - Tues 13 Feb @ 11:00 https://www.eventbrite.com/e/grow-your-own-grass-head-tues-13-feb-1100-tickets-42681939831 See more
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Half-Term Fun!

Bounce and Rhyme

EVERY WEDNESDAY Bring your baby and pre-schoolers along to have fun with rhyme.
Date: 14 februar 2018
Time: 14:30 - 15:00
Description: EVERY WEDNESDAY Bring your baby and pre-schoolers along to have fun with rhyme.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Library Reading Group

Last Thursday of the month - Informal group reading modern fiction. Please contact the library if you would like to join this group.
Date: 15 februar 2018
Time: 17:00 - 18:00
Description: Last Thursday of the month - Informal group reading modern fiction. Please contact the library if you would like to join this group.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

FREE Computer Courses

Would you like to learn basic computer skills? ELITE TRAINING are offering basic IT Training at The Hayridge. Access the Internet Job search more effectively Receive and Send emails. Easy to register. Sign up at front desk or phone 01884245555.
Date: 16 februar 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:30
Description: Would you like to learn basic computer skills? ELITE TRAINING are offering basic IT Training at The Hayridge. Access the Internet Job search more effectively Receive and Send emails. Easy to register. Sign up at front desk or phone 01884245555.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

EVERY SATURDAY MORNING. Come along with your toddlers and pre-schoolers for fun with rhymes.
Date: 17 februar 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: EVERY SATURDAY MORNING. Come along with your toddlers and pre-schoolers for fun with rhymes.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Women's Suffragette Movement

Celebrating 100 years of votes for women. Browse our display for interesting information on the Suffragette movement. On Display in the Foyer.
Date: 19 februar 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Celebrating 100 years of votes for women. Browse our display for interesting information on the Suffragette movement. On Display in the Foyer.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Jigsaw Jamboree

Do you like jigsaw puzzles? There will be a jigsaw puzzle in the library throughout February for anyone to help complete. See if you can fit one or two or 30 pieces into the puzzle. For all ages.
Date: 21 februar 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Do you like jigsaw puzzles? There will be a jigsaw puzzle in the library throughout February for anyone to help complete. See if you can fit one or two or 30 pieces into the puzzle. For all ages.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: