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Braunton Library is a popular and vibrant community space open six days a week, with volunteers running the library on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The library is alive with regular groups such as Lego Club, Wii Club, Bounce and Rhyme, story time, knit, craft and natter, a monthly film club, colouring and coffee plus extra children’s craft sessions in the holidays, all held within the dedicated children’s library.

The library also holds author visits, IT sessions, reading groups for adults and children as well as schemes like Book Track and Book Crawl. The library regularly updates displays and information to help visitors find new and interesting books, audiobooks, DVD’s, large print books.

The library is fully accessible and has a small pay and display car park next door.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and Wi-Fi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
  • Meeting room available
Braunton Library events Braunton Library events

Lego Club

Lego club is on every Tuesday 3.30 - 4.30pm. We have a plenty of Lego to choose from and lots of inspirational books to get ideas from. Come along and get creative. Free event, donations welcome.
Date: 28 January 2020
Time: 15:30 - 16:30
Description: Lego club is on every Tuesday 3.30 - 4.30pm. We have a plenty of Lego to choose from and lots of inspirational books to get ideas from. Come along and get creative. Free event, donations welcome.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Beginner's Art Workshop Sold Out

SOLD OUT - Beginner's Art Workshop with Jean Leadbeater Are you a complete beginner ? Be guided step by step to achieve this painting of an old garden door. With some felt tips and ballpoint pens surprise yourself ! All materials provided. Jean trained as a Further Education Teacher and taught for many years. She paints for her own enjoyment now and teaches an occasional class. 1.30 - 3.30pm Wednesday 29 January 2020 £2 per person, sign up in the library.
Date: 29 January 2020
Time: 13:30 - 15:30
Description: SOLD OUT - Beginner's Art Workshop with Jean Leadbeater Are you a complete beginner ? Be guided step by step to achieve this painting of an old garden door. With some felt tips and ballpoint pens surprise yourself ! All materials provided. Jean trained as a Further Education Teacher and taught for many years. She paints for her own enjoyment now and teaches an occasional class. 1.30 - 3.30pm Wednesday 29 January 2020 £2 per person, sign up in the library.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Active life Active Mind

Art Factory Drawing Club

An educational exploration into the world of doodles, sketches & drawing with local kawaii artist HOSHiKO Have fun creating art work & hopefully learn something new! Age 10 years & up - All materials and equipment provided. On the first Monday of every month 4-5pm.
Date: 03 February 2020
Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Description: An educational exploration into the world of doodles, sketches & drawing with local kawaii artist HOSHiKO Have fun creating art work & hopefully learn something new! Age 10 years & up - All materials and equipment provided. On the first Monday of every month 4-5pm.
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.50
Theme:

Harry Potter Morning

Join us on an adventure into the Wizarding World with Potion Making, Scavenger Hunt, Sorting Hat, Fancy Dress, Face Painting, Refreshments and more. £2.00 per person.
Date: 08 February 2020
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Join us on an adventure into the Wizarding World with Potion Making, Scavenger Hunt, Sorting Hat, Fancy Dress, Face Painting, Refreshments and more. £2.00 per person.
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Harry Potter

Creative Writing

Date: 12 February 2020 Time: 1 - 3pm Susie Lyons will be leading Creative Writing sessions at Braunton Library on the second Wednesday of every month. Pop along and have a go. £2 per session, refreshments included.
Date: 12 February 2020
Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Description: Date: 12 February 2020 Time: 1 - 3pm Susie Lyons will be leading Creative Writing sessions at Braunton Library on the second Wednesday of every month. Pop along and have a go. £2 per session, refreshments included.
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme:

Motorised Lego Vehicles

This session is great for exploring design, strong structures and improving design. The children work in groups of 3. Julian sets them a design brief. Wednesday 19 February, 2 - 4pm £5 per child Tickets in advance from Braunton Library.
Date: 19 February 2020
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: This session is great for exploring design, strong structures and improving design. The children work in groups of 3. Julian sets them a design brief. Wednesday 19 February, 2 - 4pm £5 per child Tickets in advance from Braunton Library.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
Theme:

My Account

Opening hours:

Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Tue 14:00 - 17:00*
Wed 10:00 - 13:00
Thu 09:00 - 13:00*
Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 13:00

 

* 'Library Extra' sessions hosted by library volunteers.  The full range of library services may not be available during this time

Contact us:

Sarah Bushell

Email: Braunton Library
Tel: 01271 812808

Find us:

Braunton Library
Chaloners Road
Braunton
EX33 2ES

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