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Cullompton Library is part of the Hayridge Centre, located in the heart of the town. It is accessible six days a week, through the innovative Open+ system, which allows customers to enter and use the library when staff are not present.

The Hayridge Centre includes a cafe with an attractive patio garden, and a number of well-equipped meeting rooms which are available for hire. The Library includes a wide selection of books (including large print and audiobooks) for loan, a well-stocked children's library, DVDs to hire for a small fee, a self-service photocopier, and 11 public access computers free to use for 2 hours each day. Free WiFi is available throughout the building and the library hosts a regular programme of events for children and adults.

About Open+

Open+ enables access to the building and facilities during unstaffed hours using your library card and PIN. If you would like to use the library or meeting rooms out of hours, please see a member of staff or email us for more details. The service is available to people aged 16 and over. Please contact us if you are interested in using Open+.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Cafe with garden patio
  • Meeting rooms for hire
  • Exhibition and display space
  • Licensed venue for weddings
  • Private car park on site (charges apply)
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
Cullompton Library Events Cullompton Library Events

Hayridge Cinema Club - this month showing 4 Christmas films!

For December we are showing 4 Christmas films: Saturday, 15th December, start time 10.00: The Snowman and The Snowdog and start time 11.00: Beauty and the Beast - The Enchanted Christmas. Saturday, 22nd December start time 10.00: Stickman and start time 11.00: Arthur Christmas. Join us for free films. Aimed at under 12's. Younger children accompanied by an adult.
Date: 15 December 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: For December we are showing 4 Christmas films: Saturday, 15th December, start time 10.00: The Snowman and The Snowdog and start time 11.00: Beauty and the Beast - The Enchanted Christmas. Saturday, 22nd December start time 10.00: Stickman and start time 11.00: Arthur Christmas. Join us for free films. Aimed at under 12's. Younger children accompanied by an adult.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Winter Wonderland Upholstery Display and Drop in Demonstrations: 10th to 14th December

Enjoy an innovative display of upholstered furniture in the foyer with Theresa Maunder. Demonstrations: Monday, 10th December, 10.30 - 13,00; Wednesday, 12th December, 12.30 - 16.00; Friday, 14th December, 15.00 - 17.00.
Date: 10 December 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Enjoy an innovative display of upholstered furniture in the foyer with Theresa Maunder. Demonstrations: Monday, 10th December, 10.30 - 13,00; Wednesday, 12th December, 12.30 - 16.00; Friday, 14th December, 15.00 - 17.00.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

IT Drop in Session

Having problems with your gadgets. Want to learn how to get the most out of your technology. Come along and let our volunteers help you understand and master your gadgets.
Date: 06 December 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Having problems with your gadgets. Want to learn how to get the most out of your technology. Come along and let our volunteers help you understand and master your gadgets.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: technology

Christmas book display

Enjoy a festive read? Pick up a book from our selection on display.
Date: 01 December 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Enjoy a festive read? Pick up a book from our selection on display.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Christmas

Christmas Children's Trail

We,ve hidden 10 festive pictures around the library. Find them all and claim a sticker from the front desk as a reward!
Date: 01 December 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: We,ve hidden 10 festive pictures around the library. Find them all and claim a sticker from the front desk as a reward!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Christmas

Christmas Surprise!

Fancy a book for Christmas? Only £1 a go! Pick one from our Christmas tree to take home and keep. All proceeds go to the Friends of Cullompton Library to help fund library events and activities.
Date: 01 December 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Fancy a book for Christmas? Only £1 a go! Pick one from our Christmas tree to take home and keep. All proceeds go to the Friends of Cullompton Library to help fund library events and activities.
Audience: All
Cost: £1.00
Theme: Christmas

Colour your own Christmas card

Ask at the front desk for a printed design and get colouring!
Date: 01 December 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Ask at the front desk for a printed design and get colouring!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Christmas

Cully Coders

For young people. To help them understand and carry out programming and coding. Using range of systems to suit individual level of knowledge. Basic knowledge of SCRATCH preferred.
Date: 01 December 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: For young people. To help them understand and carry out programming and coding. Using range of systems to suit individual level of knowledge. Basic knowledge of SCRATCH preferred.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Coding

Lego Club

Fun for all ages. Lego for whatever your imagination comes up with. Build a House, a Farm, a Spaceship. Whatever your imagination comes up with.
Date: 01 December 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Fun for all ages. Lego for whatever your imagination comes up with. Build a House, a Farm, a Spaceship. Whatever your imagination comes up with.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Lego Club

Bounce and Rhyme

Bring your little ones to Bounce & Rhyme every Saturday. Sing along to nursery rhymes, have fun.
Date: 24 November 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Bring your little ones to Bounce & Rhyme every Saturday. Sing along to nursery rhymes, have fun.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Nursery Rhymes to Music

Cully Coders

Helping young people understand and use coding to work on projects, and develop their own ideas. Using SCRATCH, PYTHON, Micro-bit, Raspberry Pi. Plus other systems.
Date: 24 November 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Helping young people understand and use coding to work on projects, and develop their own ideas. Using SCRATCH, PYTHON, Micro-bit, Raspberry Pi. Plus other systems.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Coding

Lego Club

Fun for all ages. Lego bricks and extra's in all shapes and colours. Let your imagination run wild create some magic.
Date: 24 November 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Fun for all ages. Lego bricks and extra's in all shapes and colours. Let your imagination run wild create some magic.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Lego

Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Over 65? Interested in Crafts and meeting people?? Come along to some FREE craft and design workshops at The Hayridge every Tuesday.
Date: 20 November 2018
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Over 65? Interested in Crafts and meeting people?? Come along to some FREE craft and design workshops at The Hayridge every Tuesday.
Audience: Senior
Cost: Free
Theme: Crafts

Story Play

Sensory play session for under 3 year olds. In conjuction with Culm Valley Children's Centre. Every Tuesday at The Hayridge.
Date: 20 November 2018
Time: 13:30 - 14:30
Description: Sensory play session for under 3 year olds. In conjuction with Culm Valley Children's Centre. Every Tuesday at The Hayridge.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Sensory Play

World Nursery Rhyme Week

Bounce & Rhyme Session. Celebrating World Nursery Rhyme Week. Bring your little ones and help us celebrate
Date: 19 November 2018
Time: 14:30 - 15:00
Description: Bounce & Rhyme Session. Celebrating World Nursery Rhyme Week. Bring your little ones and help us celebrate
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Under 5's

Cully Coders

Bring your young ones to learn and develop coding. See programmes and games come to life as you work. SCRATCH, PYTHON, Micro-bit, Raspberry Pi's. Some experience of SCRATCH desirable. Parental supervision for younger children.
Date: 17 November 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Bring your young ones to learn and develop coding. See programmes and games come to life as you work. SCRATCH, PYTHON, Micro-bit, Raspberry Pi's. Some experience of SCRATCH desirable. Parental supervision for younger children.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Coding

Lego Club

Fun for all ages. All shapes, all colours, build a house, a farm, a spaceship, whatever you feel inspired to build.
Date: 17 November 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Fun for all ages. All shapes, all colours, build a house, a farm, a spaceship, whatever you feel inspired to build.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: fun with Lego

Jigsaw Jamboree

There is a jigsaw set out in the main library. Spare a couple minutes to help complete it, when a new jigsaw will be offered.
Date: 16 November 2018
Time: 8:00 - 17:00
Description: There is a jigsaw set out in the main library. Spare a couple minutes to help complete it, when a new jigsaw will be offered.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Puzzles

Story Play - Every Tuesday

Bringing stories to life through sensory play in collaboration with the Culm Valley Children's Centre every Tuesday.
Date: 10 July 2018
Time: 13:30 - 14:30
Description: Bringing stories to life through sensory play in collaboration with the Culm Valley Children's Centre every Tuesday.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

My Account

Opening hours (staffed):

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


Open+ (non-staffed)
Monday to Friday
08.00 - 09.00 and 17.15 - 21.30
Saturday
08.00 - 09.00 and 13.15 - 17.30

Contact us:

Callum Elliot-Archer

Email: Cullompton Library
Tel: 01884 824555

Find us:

The Hayridge
Exeter Hill
Cullompton
Devon
EX15 1DJ