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Clare Hollingworth and the Scoop of the Century

PaddleBoat Theatre Company present the tale of fearless journalist Clare Hollingworth. From the busy newspaper offices in London to the frontline during World War II, Clare’s adventures tell the remarkable true story of one of the most important writers of our time. This globe-trotting and playful family show embarks on the journey of Clare’s life. A life-story which has been forgotten for years. We’ll celebrate the work of a pioneer who changed the mould of journalism, not just for women but for everyone. The show will be followed by a free storytelling workshop for all the family! The workshop will last approximately 1 hour and we welcome anyone to stay along after the show to join in. Recommended age 4+ Tickets available from Okehampton Library £4 per person or through the Eventbrite link (booking fee payable)
Date: 18 September 2019
Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Description: PaddleBoat Theatre Company present the tale of fearless journalist Clare Hollingworth. From the busy newspaper offices in London to the frontline during World War II, Clare’s adventures tell the remarkable true story of one of the most important writers of our time. This globe-trotting and playful family show embarks on the journey of Clare’s life. A life-story which has been forgotten for years. We’ll celebrate the work of a pioneer who changed the mould of journalism, not just for women but for everyone. The show will be followed by a free storytelling workshop for all the family! The workshop will last approximately 1 hour and we welcome anyone to stay along after the show to join in. Recommended age 4+ Tickets available from Okehampton Library £4 per person or through the Eventbrite link (booking fee payable)
Audience: All
Cost: £4.00
Theme:

Okehampton Library Fun Palace

09:30-12:00 Embroidery 09:30-12:00 Crochet Get some hands on experience with Alice and Pam 10:00-12.30 Ukulele, drop in to hear some ukulele music & learn a few basics. All these FREE activities are being provided by your community for you at Okehampton Library
Date: 05 October 2019
Time: 9:30 - 12:30
Description: 09:30-12:00 Embroidery 09:30-12:00 Crochet Get some hands on experience with Alice and Pam 10:00-12.30 Ukulele, drop in to hear some ukulele music & learn a few basics. All these FREE activities are being provided by your community for you at Okehampton Library
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Fun Palaces

Bring your own device

Struggling with your hand held device? Bring it into the library for staff to assist you. Find out about the digital services that Devon Libraries has to offer. The library will also be open for all customers to browse and use our usual services as well as enjoy coffee and homemade cake, provided by the Friends of Okehampton Library.
Date: 09 October 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Struggling with your hand held device? Bring it into the library for staff to assist you. Find out about the digital services that Devon Libraries has to offer. The library will also be open for all customers to browse and use our usual services as well as enjoy coffee and homemade cake, provided by the Friends of Okehampton Library.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Libraries Week 2019