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Budleigh Salterton Library is open five days a week and has a good collection of books for adults and children, as well as audiobooks, large print books and a large collection of DVDs. There are five public computers in the adult area, free to use for up to 2 hours per day plus printing and copying services. The library has an active Friends Group that organise book sales and coffee mornings and fund various library events.

Budleigh Salterton Library has a purpose built children’s area with, in addition to books, spoken word CDs and DVDs, activity mats, soft toys, dressing up clothes and a box of building blocks, as well as 2 computers. The library hosts a very busy Bounce and Rhyme session on alternate Friday mornings, see our events listing below for the next session.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and Wi-Fi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Home library service
Budleigh Salterton Library events Budleigh Salterton Library events

Christmas Bounce and Rhyme

A special Bounce and Rhyme session for babies, toddlers and parents or carers. The usual fun nursery rhymes and children's songs and a visit from a bearded man in a red coat with a big sack!
Date: 14 December 2018
Time: 9:00 - 9:30
Description: A special Bounce and Rhyme session for babies, toddlers and parents or carers. The usual fun nursery rhymes and children's songs and a visit from a bearded man in a red coat with a big sack!
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Christmas

Christmas Past and Present with Boo to a Goose

Local theatre company, Boo to a Goose present their charming, interactive show for pre-schoolers. Set in the home of Mother and Father Christmas as they prepare for the big day, this show will leave you with a warm Christmassy glow! Tickets £2.50 for children, adult entry is free but due to space restrictions only one adult per child please.
Date: 18 December 2018
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Description: Local theatre company, Boo to a Goose present their charming, interactive show for pre-schoolers. Set in the home of Mother and Father Christmas as they prepare for the big day, this show will leave you with a warm Christmassy glow! Tickets £2.50 for children, adult entry is free but due to space restrictions only one adult per child please.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: £2.50
Theme: Christmas

Seated Yoga

Yoga is normally practised on a mat on the floor but this can prove difficult for some. Why not try
Date: 08 January 2019
Time: 9:45 - 11:00
Description: Yoga is normally practised on a mat on the floor but this can prove difficult for some. Why not try "seated yoga" and see how well this method works for you. Free session with a leader from the Budleigh Health Hub. Refreshments are available for a small donation.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind month

Cancer Research UK

Staff from Cancer Research UK - who aren't scientists - will aim to to answer your questions and queries about current research, funding, personalised medicine, why genes matter, lifestyle choices and many other issues. Drop in and have a chat to them.
Date: 21 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: Staff from Cancer Research UK - who aren't scientists - will aim to to answer your questions and queries about current research, funding, personalised medicine, why genes matter, lifestyle choices and many other issues. Drop in and have a chat to them.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

Dogs Trust Talk with Amy

Amy - from the Dogs Trust, Ilfracombe - will talk about the work done by the Dogs Trust and highlight the
Date: 22 January 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Amy - from the Dogs Trust, Ilfracombe - will talk about the work done by the Dogs Trust and highlight the "Canine Care Card" a scheme which, (if you sign up to it), promises to find a loving and caring new home for your dog after their owner dies. Amy may be accompanied by a four-legged friend for this talk, which is FREE but any donations to the Dogs Trust will be warmly received. Refreshments available.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

Taster Therapy Sessions with Good Health Exmouth

Therapists from Good Health Exmouth are doing 15 minute
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 15:00
Description: Therapists from Good Health Exmouth are doing 15 minute "taster" therapy treatments for the following ... massage, flower and vibrational essences and healing, Indian head massage, hand reflexology, guided relaxation, metamorphic technique, foot reflexology, angelic reiki and mini nutrition consultations. Book your session at the library or ring 01395443245 or email budleigh.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

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Opening hours:

Mon 09:30 - 18:00
Tue Closed
Wed 09:30 - 13:00
Thu 09:30- 17:30
Fri 09:30 - 13:00
Sat 09:30 - 13:00

 

Contact us:

Jane Cordy

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Budleigh Salterton Library

Tel: 01395 443245

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Budleigh Salterton Library
Station Road
Budleigh Salterton
Devon
EX9 6RH