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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
Ashburton Library events Ashburton Library events

Christmas Star

Family drop-in craft event. Come and make a Christmas Star for your tree.
Date: 15 December 2018
Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Description: Family drop-in craft event. Come and make a Christmas Star for your tree.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Book Group

Join the group and share your thoughts on the month's book. Did you love it or hate it? Believe in the characters or not? Have a cuppa and a biscuit and enjoy talking books. Books are suggested by members of the group.
Date: 17 December 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Join the group and share your thoughts on the month's book. Did you love it or hate it? Believe in the characters or not? Have a cuppa and a biscuit and enjoy talking books. Books are suggested by members of the group.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Its time to wriggle and jiggle, bounce and tickle as we share songs and rhymes at our baby group. Join us for a cuppa, and biscuit and some music with your under 2year old.
Date: 18 December 2018
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Description: Its time to wriggle and jiggle, bounce and tickle as we share songs and rhymes at our baby group. Join us for a cuppa, and biscuit and some music with your under 2year old.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: £1.00
Theme:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Its time to wriggle and jiggle, bounce and tickle as we share songs and rhymes at our baby group. Join us for a cuppa, and biscuit and some music with your under 2year old.
Date: 08 January 2019
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Description: Its time to wriggle and jiggle, bounce and tickle as we share songs and rhymes at our baby group. Join us for a cuppa, and biscuit and some music with your under 2year old.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: £1.00
Theme:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Its time to wriggle and jiggle, bounce and tickle as we share songs and rhymes at our baby group. Join us for a cuppa, and biscuit and some music with your under 2year old.
Date: 15 January 2019
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Description: Its time to wriggle and jiggle, bounce and tickle as we share songs and rhymes at our baby group. Join us for a cuppa, and biscuit and some music with your under 2year old.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: £1.00
Theme:

South Devon Sling Library

Thinking about getting a sling to carry your baby? Get advice from volunteers from South Devon Sling Library. Find out what's available and try before you buy hiring one from the sling library. New parents can borrow a stretchy sling FREE for the first 4 weeks
Date: 16 January 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Thinking about getting a sling to carry your baby? Get advice from volunteers from South Devon Sling Library. Find out what's available and try before you buy hiring one from the sling library. New parents can borrow a stretchy sling FREE for the first 4 weeks
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Book Group

Join the group and share your thoughts on the month's book. Did you love it or hate it? Believe in the characters or not? Have a cuppa and a biscuit and enjoy talking books. Books are suggested by members of the group.
Date: 21 January 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Join the group and share your thoughts on the month's book. Did you love it or hate it? Believe in the characters or not? Have a cuppa and a biscuit and enjoy talking books. Books are suggested by members of the group.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Book Group

Enjoy reading and talking about books? Pop along to our book group and do both over a cuppa.
Date: 21 January 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Enjoy reading and talking about books? Pop along to our book group and do both over a cuppa.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Have a wriggle, a jiggle, a bounce and a tickle and share songs and rhymes with your baby. Tea and coffee available.
Date: 22 January 2019
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Description: Have a wriggle, a jiggle, a bounce and a tickle and share songs and rhymes with your baby. Tea and coffee available.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Health Check with Lloyds Chemist

Get health information and advice with staff from Lloyds chemist.
Date: 24 January 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Get health information and advice with staff from Lloyds chemist.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Family History Workshop

Learn tips and tricks for researching your family history. Have a go on the library edition of ancestry. Booking essential.
Date: 25 January 2019
Time: 10:15 - 12:15
Description: Learn tips and tricks for researching your family history. Have a go on the library edition of ancestry. Booking essential.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Home Library Service Information Point with the RVS

Do you know anyone who struggles to access the library? RVS volunteers can help! Find out how at this drop in session.
Date: 25 January 2019
Time: 10:15 - 12:15
Description: Do you know anyone who struggles to access the library? RVS volunteers can help! Find out how at this drop in session.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Book Group

Join the group and share your thoughts on the month's book. Did you love it or hate it? Believe in the characters or not? Have a cuppa and a biscuit and enjoy talking books. Books are suggested by members of the group.
Date: 18 February 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Join the group and share your thoughts on the month's book. Did you love it or hate it? Believe in the characters or not? Have a cuppa and a biscuit and enjoy talking books. Books are suggested by members of the group.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

South Devon Sling Library

Thinking about getting a sling to carry your baby? Get advice from volunteers from South Devon Sling Library. Find out what's available and try before you buy hiring one from the sling library. New parents can borrow a stretchy sling FREE for the first 4 weeks
Date: 20 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Thinking about getting a sling to carry your baby? Get advice from volunteers from South Devon Sling Library. Find out what's available and try before you buy hiring one from the sling library. New parents can borrow a stretchy sling FREE for the first 4 weeks
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

South Devon Sling Library

Thinking about getting a sling to carry your baby? Get advice from volunteers from South Devon Sling Library. Find out what's available and try before you buy hiring one from the sling library. New parents can borrow a stretchy sling FREE for the first 4 weeks
Date: 20 March 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Thinking about getting a sling to carry your baby? Get advice from volunteers from South Devon Sling Library. Find out what's available and try before you buy hiring one from the sling library. New parents can borrow a stretchy sling FREE for the first 4 weeks
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

My Account

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