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Book of the Month

February's book of the month is: The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. Recommended by Liz.
Date: 01 February 2019
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: February's book of the month is: The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. Recommended by Liz.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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February Foyer Display - We love books

Fill in a heart with the name of a favourite book and/or author, plus tell us why you love it.
Date: 01 February 2019
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Fill in a heart with the name of a favourite book and/or author, plus tell us why you love it.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Harry Potter Month

February is Harry Potter Month. during half term week we will have themed colouring sheets available whenever the library is open. Look out for other Harry Potter themed activities.
Date: 01 February 2019
Time: 9:00 - 18:00
Description: February is Harry Potter Month. during half term week we will have themed colouring sheets available whenever the library is open. Look out for other Harry Potter themed activities.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Harry Potter Month

Rebellious Sounds Archive Throughout February

The Rebellious Sounds Archive Women’s contemporary stories of activism in the South West region. A mobile listening booth, built like a voting booth, will tour the South West in 2018 to museums and locations to gather and share contemporary stories of women’s activism, whilst also looking back 100 years to discover local stories and connections to the women’s suffrage campaign. Supported by HLF (Heritage Lottery Fund).
Date: 01 February 2019
Time: 9:00 - 18:00
Description: The Rebellious Sounds Archive Women’s contemporary stories of activism in the South West region. A mobile listening booth, built like a voting booth, will tour the South West in 2018 to museums and locations to gather and share contemporary stories of women’s activism, whilst also looking back 100 years to discover local stories and connections to the women’s suffrage campaign. Supported by HLF (Heritage Lottery Fund).
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Computer Workshop for Beginners

Get to grips with the basics at our computer workshop for beginners. Must be booked in advance, so please speak to a member of staff if you are interested!
Date: 04 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Get to grips with the basics at our computer workshop for beginners. Must be booked in advance, so please speak to a member of staff if you are interested!
Audience: Senior
Cost: Free
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Coffee Morning

The Friends of Budleigh Library are holding a coffee morning in the library today. Drop in for a drink and a chat and, if you're interested, find out more about what Library Friends Groups are all about.
Date: 09 February 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: The Friends of Budleigh Library are holding a coffee morning in the library today. Drop in for a drink and a chat and, if you're interested, find out more about what Library Friends Groups are all about.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Coffee Morning

Afternoon Tea Party

Every Tuesday afternoon join us for a cup of tea and a slice of home made cake. Free with a suggested donation of £1.50
Date: 12 February 2019
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Description: Every Tuesday afternoon join us for a cup of tea and a slice of home made cake. Free with a suggested donation of £1.50
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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IT and Coffee

If you would like some practical advice and guidance then bring along your tablet, laptop or phone to our friendly group. Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday.
Date: 13 February 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: If you would like some practical advice and guidance then bring along your tablet, laptop or phone to our friendly group. Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Knit and natter

Join our friendly group. Tea and coffee served.
Date: 13 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Join our friendly group. Tea and coffee served.
Audience: All
Cost: £1.00
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Stitchery

A local sewing bee which meets on Wednesday fortnightly. Bring your own handicraft projects (sewing, crochet, knitting etc) and share tips and inspiration. Contact Rose Williams 01803 833017 for more details
Date: 13 February 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: A local sewing bee which meets on Wednesday fortnightly. Bring your own handicraft projects (sewing, crochet, knitting etc) and share tips and inspiration. Contact Rose Williams 01803 833017 for more details
Audience: Adult
Cost: Please see event description
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Storytime

Bring your little ones and listen to a variety of children's stories. Every Wednesday morning.
Date: 13 February 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Bring your little ones and listen to a variety of children's stories. Every Wednesday morning.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Bounce and Rhyme

Come and sing your favourite children's songs with James and Cassie - for little ones and their carers. Second session at 11:30
Date: 14 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come and sing your favourite children's songs with James and Cassie - for little ones and their carers. Second session at 11:30
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Bounce & Rhyme

A chance for parents, carers and young children to get together and enjoy singing songs and rhymes.
Date: 15 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: A chance for parents, carers and young children to get together and enjoy singing songs and rhymes.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Fun and Games

Come along and make new friends and play board games and cards. Every Friday afternoon. Board games and refreshments provided.
Date: 15 February 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Come along and make new friends and play board games and cards. Every Friday afternoon. Board games and refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Live Wise Age Well- Postponed To Be Rescheduled

A free, six week, well-being course for people aged over 50 who would like to develop coping strategies to face life's transitions. To book, call Richard O'Mahoney on 01297 21832 or email seaton.library@libraries unlimited.org.uk Alternatively, for further information and to book, call Drink Wise Age Well on 0800 304 7034
Date: 15 February 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: A free, six week, well-being course for people aged over 50 who would like to develop coping strategies to face life's transitions. To book, call Richard O'Mahoney on 01297 21832 or email seaton.library@libraries unlimited.org.uk Alternatively, for further information and to book, call Drink Wise Age Well on 0800 304 7034
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Half Term week at Ottery St Mary Library

We are having a bird themed week at the Library. Visit us and go on a 'bird hunt' around the library - see if you can then identify the types of birds you find. Find all 10 and go into a raffle to win a book. Complete some bird colouring pages. Take out a bird/nature spotting book. Come along to our 'Make a birdfeeder' session on Saturday 23rd Feb, 10.30 - 11.15 (this event is £1 per child).
Date: 16 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: We are having a bird themed week at the Library. Visit us and go on a 'bird hunt' around the library - see if you can then identify the types of birds you find. Find all 10 and go into a raffle to win a book. Complete some bird colouring pages. Take out a bird/nature spotting book. Come along to our 'Make a birdfeeder' session on Saturday 23rd Feb, 10.30 - 11.15 (this event is £1 per child).
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Hunt the Sunshine

For February half term (till 23 Feb) we will have 'sunshine' hidden all round the children's library - beat the winter blues by finding it ! A sweet and entry to a prize draw for all taking part.
Date: 16 February 2019
Time: 9:00 - 13:00
Description: For February half term (till 23 Feb) we will have 'sunshine' hidden all round the children's library - beat the winter blues by finding it ! A sweet and entry to a prize draw for all taking part.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Fun

My Library Hackathon

This is an exciting opportunity for, disabled, Deaf and non-disabled artists, thinkers, technologists, and arts & tech lovers to attend a two-day event looking at how we can make our libraries the most accessible space possible using arts and technologies. This free event for a small group will lead to funding opportunities for the best ideas to emerge from the sessions. Search Eventbrite to book a free place today!
Date: 16 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 15:00
Description: This is an exciting opportunity for, disabled, Deaf and non-disabled artists, thinkers, technologists, and arts & tech lovers to attend a two-day event looking at how we can make our libraries the most accessible space possible using arts and technologies. This free event for a small group will lead to funding opportunities for the best ideas to emerge from the sessions. Search Eventbrite to book a free place today!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Evolve

Spring Search

13 pictures of plants and animals that we associate with spring are hidden round the library. Can you find them all? Lasting all half-term - ending 23rd February. Small donations accepted.
Date: 16 February 2019
Time: 9:00 - 13:00
Description: 13 pictures of plants and animals that we associate with spring are hidden round the library. Can you find them all? Lasting all half-term - ending 23rd February. Small donations accepted.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Join us for a fun (and free) song and activity session for children aged 0-4 years. No need to book. Just turn up!
Date: 18 February 2019
Time: 14:15 - 14:45
Description: Join us for a fun (and free) song and activity session for children aged 0-4 years. No need to book. Just turn up!
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Bounce and Rhyme