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Ashburton Library is conveniently located within the village post office, and with volunteer support our customers are able to access the self-service library to browse and borrow books and DVDs, collect reservations, return items and use the public computers even when library staff are not on duty.

There’s always lots going on in Ashburton Library, look out for children’s activities, family drop-in craft sessions, special events and a knit and yarn group hosted by local volunteers.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free computers and WiFi
  • Printing and copying facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home Library Service
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Book Group

Read a the book group book in your own time, then join us on the 3rd Monday in the month to chat about the book and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Date: 20 August 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Read a the book group book in your own time, then join us on the 3rd Monday in the month to chat about the book and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Knit and Yarn

Join our knitting group for knitting, chatting and a cuppa. Share patterns and skills.
Date: 05 September 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Join our knitting group for knitting, chatting and a cuppa. Share patterns and skills.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Mischief Makers - Finisher's Party

All children who complete the Summer Reading Challenge are invited to our Finisher's Party. To celebrate, Boo To A Goose theatre Company will perform 'The Lost Mermaid'. Interactive story telling theatre with naughty pirates, mermaids, sharks all included along with singing, dancing, games and fun. Certificates will also be presented.
Date: 07 September 2018
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Description: All children who complete the Summer Reading Challenge are invited to our Finisher's Party. To celebrate, Boo To A Goose theatre Company will perform 'The Lost Mermaid'. Interactive story telling theatre with naughty pirates, mermaids, sharks all included along with singing, dancing, games and fun. Certificates will also be presented.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Mischief Makers

Food Festival

Join us as we join in with Ashburton's fabulous food festival. There will be a food themed story and craft session in the morning and a pop up food and cookery library outside in St Lawrence Lane all day. If you have your library card you will be able to borrow books from our cookery collection.
Date: 09 September 2018
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Description: Join us as we join in with Ashburton's fabulous food festival. There will be a food themed story and craft session in the morning and a pop up food and cookery library outside in St Lawrence Lane all day. If you have your library card you will be able to borrow books from our cookery collection.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Book Group

Read a the book group book in your own time, then join us on the 3rd Monday in the month to chat about the book and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Date: 17 September 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Read a the book group book in your own time, then join us on the 3rd Monday in the month to chat about the book and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

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Opening hours:

Mon 08:30 - 17:30
Tue 08:30 - 17:30
Wed 08:30 - 17:30
Thu 08:30 - 17:30
Fri 08:30 - 17:30
Sat 08:30 - 17:30

 

Contact us:

Lynn West

Email: Ashburton Library
Tel: 0345 155 1001

Find us:

Ashburton Library
Ashburton Post Office
4 St Lawrence Lane
Ashburton
TQ13 7DD