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Cancellation of events

In line with the Prime Minister's speech on Monday 23rd March and to keep our staff, volunteers and customers safe and healthy, events in our libraries are cancelled. We may be running some activities online, so please check with your local library to see what's on.

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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: 11 March 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
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Read & Reminisce (Wednesdays)

Read stories/ poems and chat to old and new friends in a friendly informal setting
Date: 18 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Read stories/ poems and chat to old and new friends in a friendly informal setting
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Tai Chi and Qigong Class (every Wednesday)

Tai Chi has positive effects on posture, balance, concentration and quality of life in general, reducing tension and stress. It can be practiced by anyone regardless of age or level of fitness. Qigong is closely related to Tai Chi, specifically helping energy, health and strength. Please ask at the front desk re cost.
Date: 18 March 2020
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Description: Tai Chi has positive effects on posture, balance, concentration and quality of life in general, reducing tension and stress. It can be practiced by anyone regardless of age or level of fitness. Qigong is closely related to Tai Chi, specifically helping energy, health and strength. Please ask at the front desk re cost.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Please see event description
Theme:

Teeny Tots (Wednesdays)

Learn your numbers and letters whilst having fun singing songs and listening to stories
Date: 18 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Learn your numbers and letters whilst having fun singing songs and listening to stories
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Bounce and Rhyme (Thursdays)

Sing and clap along to all the favourite nursery rhymes in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere
Date: 19 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Sing and clap along to all the favourite nursery rhymes in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Coffee and IT - POSTPONED

Book an hour's 1:1 IT session with our volunteer Perry. Bring in your laptop/tablet and he can help you with emails, searching, setting up your device and much more! Every Thursday morning. Suggested donation £1. Booking essential.
Date: 19 March 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Book an hour's 1:1 IT session with our volunteer Perry. Bring in your laptop/tablet and he can help you with emails, searching, setting up your device and much more! Every Thursday morning. Suggested donation £1. Booking essential.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: IT

Dartmouth Library Book Club

Meeting on the 3rd Thursday of each month. If you feel “Stuck in a rut” with your book choices we hope to introduce you to new authors and broaden your reading experience. For enthusiastic readers.
Date: 19 March 2020
Time: 17:00 - 18:00
Description: Meeting on the 3rd Thursday of each month. If you feel “Stuck in a rut” with your book choices we hope to introduce you to new authors and broaden your reading experience. For enthusiastic readers.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Cancelled Until Further Notice - Bounce & Rhyme

A chance for parents, carers and young children to get together and enjoy singing songs and rhymes. Every Friday morning.
Date: 20 March 2020
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: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Work Club

Every Friday - Get help and advice on C.V. writing, interview techniques, volunteering opportunities and online application forms, plus computer access to search for vacancies.
Date: 20 March 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Every Friday - Get help and advice on C.V. writing, interview techniques, volunteering opportunities and online application forms, plus computer access to search for vacancies.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Informal IT session

Are you struggling with something on your tablet/laptop/phone? Need basic advice on apps, emails, etc? We will try to help at this informal drop in session
Date: 21 March 2020
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Description: Are you struggling with something on your tablet/laptop/phone? Need basic advice on apps, emails, etc? We will try to help at this informal drop in session
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Libraries Week

Lego Club (Saturdays)

Build your dream castle. Explore the skies with your lego rocket. Family fun for all
Date: 21 March 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:30
Description: Build your dream castle. Explore the skies with your lego rocket. Family fun for all
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Raspberry Pi and coding club (adults) Saturday fortnightly

Want to learn about coding or Raspberry Pis. Or do you need to brush up on your coding skills. Tim is here to help with all of that and will even set you homework (if you want it!)
Date: 21 March 2020
Time: 10:00 - 11:15
Description: Want to learn about coding or Raspberry Pis. Or do you need to brush up on your coding skills. Tim is here to help with all of that and will even set you homework (if you want it!)
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Raspberry Pi and coding club (under 16s) Saturdays fortnightly

Learn to use a Raspberry Pi and code in a fun and friendly setting
Date: 21 March 2020
Time: 11:30 - 12:45
Description: Learn to use a Raspberry Pi and code in a fun and friendly setting
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Stories, Rhymes and songs for under fives and their carers every Monday morning in term time.
Date: 23 March 2020
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Stories, Rhymes and songs for under fives and their carers every Monday morning in term time.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Natwest Community Banker Advice

Nervous of internet banking? Need some support in finding new ways to bank? Come and chat to Natwest’s Community Banker Rebecca Edwards for some help and advice
Date: 23 March 2020
Time: 9:30 - 11:30
Description: Nervous of internet banking? Need some support in finding new ways to bank? Come and chat to Natwest’s Community Banker Rebecca Edwards for some help and advice
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

OUR VIRTUAL DOOR IS ALWAYS OPEN

Just because our physical branches are closed doesn't mean you can't use the library. Check out the Devon Libraries website to access a wide range of services including : eBooks, eAudio Books, Children's activities and reference tools. You just need your library card number and PIN.
Date: 23 March 2020
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: Just because our physical branches are closed doesn't mean you can't use the library. Check out the Devon Libraries website to access a wide range of services including : eBooks, eAudio Books, Children's activities and reference tools. You just need your library card number and PIN.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Storytime (Mondays)

Cuddle up and listen to children's stories in a friendly inclusive atmosphere.
Date: 23 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Cuddle up and listen to children's stories in a friendly inclusive atmosphere.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Library Lego Club

Do you love Lego? Then come and join our themed builds: take part in a teamwork project or let your imagination fly on your own creation! Join us every other Tuesday.
Date: 24 March 2020
Time: 15:45 - 16:45
Description: Do you love Lego? Then come and join our themed builds: take part in a teamwork project or let your imagination fly on your own creation! Join us every other Tuesday.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego Club Online

Lego Club Online - Every Saturday between 10am and 1pm. Visit our Facebook Page @NorthamLibraryDevon or Twitter @NorthamLibrary to take part. Each week we will be setting a Lego Challenge and ask you to post pictures of your completed challenge to our Facebook or Twitter.
Date: 28 March 2020
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: Lego Club Online - Every Saturday between 10am and 1pm. Visit our Facebook Page @NorthamLibraryDevon or Twitter @NorthamLibrary to take part. Each week we will be setting a Lego Challenge and ask you to post pictures of your completed challenge to our Facebook or Twitter.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Four of a Kind Competition

Our latest fundraising competition is out! Simply work out what links each of the four clues. £1 per copy with all funds going to Devon Libraries. If you would like a copy emailed to you, please send us an email at honiton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk Payment is cash only, payable upon return with the completed quiz. Closing date: 30th May 2020.
Date: 30 March 2020
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Our latest fundraising competition is out! Simply work out what links each of the four clues. £1 per copy with all funds going to Devon Libraries. If you would like a copy emailed to you, please send us an email at honiton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk Payment is cash only, payable upon return with the completed quiz. Closing date: 30th May 2020.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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