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Win a Kindle Fire Tablet!

1ST-31ST OCTOBER DURING OPENING HOURS. Join Okehampton Library in October to be entered into our free prize draw. One adult or child over 5 will win a Kindle Fire Tablet, donated by the Friends of Okehampton Library. One child under 5 will win a bundle of books. It is free to join.
Date: 01 October 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: 1ST-31ST OCTOBER DURING OPENING HOURS. Join Okehampton Library in October to be entered into our free prize draw. One adult or child over 5 will win a Kindle Fire Tablet, donated by the Friends of Okehampton Library. One child under 5 will win a bundle of books. It is free to join.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: National Libraries Week

Sleepy Heads Children's Trail - Throughout October

We've hidden 10 pictures inspired by fairy stories, nursery rhymes or lullabies around the library. Find them all, name the story and claim a sticker from the front desk as a reward!
Date: 02 October 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: We've hidden 10 pictures inspired by fairy stories, nursery rhymes or lullabies around the library. Find them all, name the story and claim a sticker from the front desk as a reward!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce & Rhyme

Come and join us to our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes with young babies and toddlers. This event is offered in partnership with the Exmouth Children Centre. Free event. No need to book. Please use the back entrance of the library
Date: 03 October 2018
Time: 13:30 - 14:30
Description: Come and join us to our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes with young babies and toddlers. This event is offered in partnership with the Exmouth Children Centre. Free event. No need to book. Please use the back entrance of the library
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego Club

Come along to our Regular Saturday Lego Club. All ages welcome. Use your imagination to create your models
Date: 06 October 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come along to our Regular Saturday Lego Club. All ages welcome. Use your imagination to create your models
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Stroke Survivors Club

Friendly help and support with rehabilitation. Pass on your survival tips. Refreshment provided. Please contact Len Worsfold on 01395 279709 or by email at exesurvivors@gmail.com for further information about the group.
Date: 10 October 2018
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Friendly help and support with rehabilitation. Pass on your survival tips. Refreshment provided. Please contact Len Worsfold on 01395 279709 or by email at exesurvivors@gmail.com for further information about the group.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego Club

Come along to our regular Saturday Lego Club. All ages welcome. Use your imagination to build any model. e
Date: 13 October 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come along to our regular Saturday Lego Club. All ages welcome. Use your imagination to build any model. e
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

At last: a display to send you to sleep - 15th to 27th October

Trouble getting to sleep, waking up in the night, then tossing and turning? The importance of a good night's sleep cannot be overestimated. Halina Przydatek (a qualified Medical Herbalist) shows you safe and natural ways of improving your sleep.
Date: 15 October 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Trouble getting to sleep, waking up in the night, then tossing and turning? The importance of a good night's sleep cannot be overestimated. Halina Przydatek (a qualified Medical Herbalist) shows you safe and natural ways of improving your sleep.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Knit and Natter

Bring your own knitting project to work on and have a natter! No booking necessary and it's completely free, just pop in between 2pm and 4pm.
Date: 17 October 2018
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Bring your own knitting project to work on and have a natter! No booking necessary and it's completely free, just pop in between 2pm and 4pm.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Author Rosy Teale Visit

Local author Rosy Teale will be here talking about her 6 fiction titles currently available, the perils & pitfalls to publication, her passion for compiling Family histories & their importance in today's society & invites questions. Tickets £2 to include refreshments.
Date: 18 October 2018
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Description: Local author Rosy Teale will be here talking about her 6 fiction titles currently available, the perils & pitfalls to publication, her passion for compiling Family histories & their importance in today's society & invites questions. Tickets £2 to include refreshments.
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme:

Better Together

Recuperating? Unsure of your next step? New to the area or simply fancy a friendly chat? Join us every Thursday between 10.30 & 11.30 in the room next to the library. We can't promise to have all the answers but we can promise to care. Free refreshments provided.
Date: 18 October 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Recuperating? Unsure of your next step? New to the area or simply fancy a friendly chat? Join us every Thursday between 10.30 & 11.30 in the room next to the library. We can't promise to have all the answers but we can promise to care. Free refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Date: 18 October 2018
Time: 9:45 - 10:15
Description: Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Date: 18 October 2018
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Knit & Stitch

Bring along a current project or come along to be inspired by others. This group runs every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.
Date: 18 October 2018
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Bring along a current project or come along to be inspired by others. This group runs every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: knit, stitch, craft

Bounce & Rhyme

A chance for parents, carers and young children to get together and enjoy singing songs and rhymes. Every Friday morning.
Date: 19 October 2018
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: A chance for parents, carers and young children to get together and enjoy singing songs and rhymes. Every Friday morning.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Date: 19 October 2018
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Fun & Games

Come along and make new friends and play board games and cards. Every Friday afternoon. Board games and refreshments provided.
Date: 19 October 2018
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Come along and make new friends and play board games and cards. Every Friday afternoon. Board games and refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Knit & Natter

Friendly craft group that always welcomes new members. Bring your knitting, stitching, crochet or other portable project to the library, for a chat with like minded crafters and a cup of tea or coffee.
Date: 19 October 2018
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Description: Friendly craft group that always welcomes new members. Bring your knitting, stitching, crochet or other portable project to the library, for a chat with like minded crafters and a cup of tea or coffee.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Author Storytime: Danny and the Dream Dog by Fiona Barker

Join children's author, Fiona Barker, for a special reading of her new book, Danny and the Dream Dog. Danny and the Dream Dog is a heartwarming story about a boy who longs for a four-legged friend. When a new neighbour moves in next door, Danny's dream comes true - well, almost.
Date: 20 October 2018
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Join children's author, Fiona Barker, for a special reading of her new book, Danny and the Dream Dog. Danny and the Dream Dog is a heartwarming story about a boy who longs for a four-legged friend. When a new neighbour moves in next door, Danny's dream comes true - well, almost.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Boredom Busters

20-27 OCTOBER HALF TERM Drop in during library opening hours for a Boredom Busters craft activity. Suitable for children aged 5+
Date: 20 October 2018
Time: 9:00 - 13:00
Description: 20-27 OCTOBER HALF TERM Drop in during library opening hours for a Boredom Busters craft activity. Suitable for children aged 5+
Audience: Child
Cost: 50p
Theme:

Half Term Crafts - Poppy Decorating

Throughout half term week: Collect a template from the counter and colour and decorate a poppy for us to use in the library WW1 display next month, or take yours home.
Date: 20 October 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Throughout half term week: Collect a template from the counter and colour and decorate a poppy for us to use in the library WW1 display next month, or take yours home.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: