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Dawlish Library is a welcoming community space where you can borrow books, DVDs and audiobooks, and meet lots of people at the library’s regular events. There are 11 public computers which are free to use for up to 2 hours a day, and the library offers scanning, printing and copying facilities.

There is free Wifi throughout the building, a quiet study area for those looking for a relaxing space and separate areas for children and teens. The library hold regular children’s events, clubs and activities all year round.


  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
  • Meeting space available out of hours

Dawlish Library events

Lantern workshops
Come along and make your fantasy lantern from recycled materials on the theme of
Date: 25 October 2021
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Come along and make your fantasy lantern from recycled materials on the theme of "From Brook to the sea" in preparation for the Christmas lights switch on. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Workshops organised by Dawlish Town Council with Dawlish Library, community organisations and volunteers. Ring 862529 to book a place.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Crafts

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Opening hours:

Mon 09.00 - 13.00
Tue 09:00 - 17:00
Wed Closed
Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 13:00


Contact us:

Corina Skerritt

Email: Dawlish Library
Tel: 01626 862529

Find us:

Dawlish Library
Lawn Terrace