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Kingsbridge Library serves the market town of Kingsbridge and the many surrounding villages, and has between 250 and 450 visitors a day. It is located near the main car park and bus station, with easy level access.

The library is open five days a week and there is a bright and cheerful children’s library and an area for teens, with a listening post and computer. In addition to books, DVDs and audiobooks there are a wide range of events for children and adults. The library offers a warm welcome to all, with at least one activity every day and hot drinks available for a donation.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Art wall - display or buy local artwork
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Who Cares in the South Hams?

To help meet the needs of people who wish to be cared for in their own homes, the NHS and other health and social care providers for Kingsbridge and South Hams need to increase the number of paid carers and grow compassionate networks in the area. Would you like to be employed on a flexible, 1:1 basis to provide personal care to someone in Kingsbridge or the surrounding area? Could you be a Compassionate Neighbour, doing the little things that make a big difference, such as shopping or cooking a meal for a neighbour? Are you a voluntary group that could be part of setting up compassionate networks in Kingsbridge and the surrounding area? Come along to find out more and share your ideas. This is is a free event with lunch provided, but it is essential to book. Please phone 01752 964250
Date: 19 April 2018
Time: 10:00 - 14:30
Description: To help meet the needs of people who wish to be cared for in their own homes, the NHS and other health and social care providers for Kingsbridge and South Hams need to increase the number of paid carers and grow compassionate networks in the area. Would you like to be employed on a flexible, 1:1 basis to provide personal care to someone in Kingsbridge or the surrounding area? Could you be a Compassionate Neighbour, doing the little things that make a big difference, such as shopping or cooking a meal for a neighbour? Are you a voluntary group that could be part of setting up compassionate networks in Kingsbridge and the surrounding area? Come along to find out more and share your ideas. This is is a free event with lunch provided, but it is essential to book. Please phone 01752 964250
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

IT & Coffee

If you would like some practical advice and guidance then bring along your tablet, laptop, phone or other device to our friendly group. Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday.
Date: 23 May 2018
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: If you would like some practical advice and guidance then bring along your tablet, laptop, phone or other device to our friendly group. Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Elmer Day

Come along and join in the Elmer activities. There will be Elmer stories, games, colouring, crafts, face painting and an elephant parade. Wear your brightest Elmer colours for the most colourful day of the year.
Date: 26 May 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Come along and join in the Elmer activities. There will be Elmer stories, games, colouring, crafts, face painting and an elephant parade. Wear your brightest Elmer colours for the most colourful day of the year.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Sing-a-Song

Come along and join us the last Thursday of each month. We are not a choir, we are a group who get together to sing old favourites and stimulate the brain. No ability needed. Refreshments provided.
Date: 31 May 2018
Time: 14:00 - 15:30
Description: Come along and join us the last Thursday of each month. We are not a choir, we are a group who get together to sing old favourites and stimulate the brain. No ability needed. Refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Author Visit

Meet Anne Willingale, author of The Key to the Street and member of the society of authors. Anne is prolific in writing novels, children's stories, article and short stories. Come and join us for a morning of literary fun.
Date: 27 June 2018
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Meet Anne Willingale, author of The Key to the Street and member of the society of authors. Anne is prolific in writing novels, children's stories, article and short stories. Come and join us for a morning of literary fun.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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My Account

Opening hours:

Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue 09:00 - 17:00
Wed 09:00 - 17:00
Thu Closed
Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 13:00

 

Contact us:

Maria Johnson

Email: Kingsbridge Library
Tel: 01548 852315

Find us:

Ilbert Road
Kingsbridge
Devon
TQ7 1EB