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Teen Book Group
Meet together to chat about books you have been reading. Join in activities and have fun! Age 12+. Meets once every half-term on a Friday. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details.
Date: 18 March 2022
Time: 16:30 - 17:15
Description: Meet together to chat about books you have been reading. Join in activities and have fun! Age 12+. Meets once every half-term on a Friday. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Evening Book Club
An informal, friendly meeting where we talk about our chosen book and share recommendations for a good read. Bimonthly on Friday evening, presently being held online. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details. Annual reading group set fee divided between the book club members.
Date: 04 March 2022
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Description: An informal, friendly meeting where we talk about our chosen book and share recommendations for a good read. Bimonthly on Friday evening, presently being held online. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details. Annual reading group set fee divided between the book club members.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Please see event description
Theme:
Digital skills for life and work (beeline) - Okehampton Library
This short, 10-hour course will give you the basic digital skills you need in today’s online world. Session every Friday. End date 1 April 2022. Booking in advance is essential. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB818/
Date: 04 March 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: This short, 10-hour course will give you the basic digital skills you need in today’s online world. Session every Friday. End date 1 April 2022. Booking in advance is essential. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB818/
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Learn Devon
Film Club at Ilfracombe Library
Film Club is returning! Dates for screenings will be: October 22nd, December 17th, February 25th, April 29th, June 24th. Wine and soft drinks provided for a donation, details of films TBC - ask us for more info! Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 26 February 2022
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Description: Film Club is returning! Dates for screenings will be: October 22nd, December 17th, February 25th, April 29th, June 24th. Wine and soft drinks provided for a donation, details of films TBC - ask us for more info! Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:
Eat Like a Tudor - Show and Tell Workshop
Have you ever wondered what people ate in Tudor times? This event for adults at Exeter's oldest building, St Nicholas Priory, takes you on a foodie tour of Tudor times.</br></br> <b>Event in partnership with and taking place at St Nicholas Priory.</b></br></br> Tickets available from Exeter Library</br> £5 for adults. £3 concessions</br></br>
Date: 26 February 2022
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Have you ever wondered what people ate in Tudor times? This event for adults at Exeter's oldest building, St Nicholas Priory, takes you on a foodie tour of Tudor times.

Event in partnership with and taking place at St Nicholas Priory.

Tickets available from Exeter Library
£5 for adults. £3 concessions

Audience: Adult
Cost: £5.00
Theme:
Book Sale - Newton Abbot
Join us for our first book sale event of 2022, with hundreds of nearly new books available to buy. Just pop into the library any time between 10-3 to have a browse, and pick up something to get you through those cold winter months! Please note: we won't be accepting donations for this book sale, as we are currently fully stocked with hundreds of great reads already! All money raised goes towards our charity, Libraries Unlimited.
Date: 26 February 2022
Time: 10:00 - 15:00
Description: Join us for our first book sale event of 2022, with hundreds of nearly new books available to buy. Just pop into the library any time between 10-3 to have a browse, and pick up something to get you through those cold winter months! Please note: we won't be accepting donations for this book sale, as we are currently fully stocked with hundreds of great reads already! All money raised goes towards our charity, Libraries Unlimited.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:
Lego Club at Exmouth Library
Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to join Lego Club! Every Saturday at Exmouth Library we host a morning of Lego fun! Take part in one of our challenges or get creative with those bricks! It's completely free with no need to book and all ages are welcome.
Date: 26 February 2022
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to join Lego Club! Every Saturday at Exmouth Library we host a morning of Lego fun! Take part in one of our challenges or get creative with those bricks! It's completely free with no need to book and all ages are welcome.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:
Half term LEGO Electric Vehicle Event.
We have a fabulous half term event on Friday 25th February. Get hands on and create your own electric vehicle with Julian from Brick Ideas, culminating in a race to see whose is the fastest! Tickets available to buy at the library, £5 per person.
Date: 25 February 2022
Time: 15:15 - 16:45
Description: We have a fabulous half term event on Friday 25th February. Get hands on and create your own electric vehicle with Julian from Brick Ideas, culminating in a race to see whose is the fastest! Tickets available to buy at the library, £5 per person.
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme:
Half term LEGO Electric Vehicle Event.
We have a fabulous half term event on Friday 25th February. Get hands on and create your own electric vehicle with Julian from Brick Ideas, culminating in a race to see whose is the fastest! Tickets available to buy at the library, £5 per person.
Date: 25 February 2022
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Description: We have a fabulous half term event on Friday 25th February. Get hands on and create your own electric vehicle with Julian from Brick Ideas, culminating in a race to see whose is the fastest! Tickets available to buy at the library, £5 per person.
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme:
Bounce and Rhyme at Exmouth Library (Babies)
Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Date: 24 February 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:
Bounce and Rhyme at Exmouth Library (Toddlers)
Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Date: 24 February 2022
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:
Computer help for beginners (every Tuesday)
Friendly computer help from our volunteer. Book a time or drop in.
Date: 22 February 2022
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Friendly computer help from our volunteer. Book a time or drop in.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: I.T.
Lego Motorised Vehicle Family Workshop
Explore design, structures, speed and gears, in this exciting Lego workshop from Brick Ideas https://www.brickideas.co.uk. A family event where adults are encouraged to stay and build with their children. Suitable for 6+. Under 8s must be accompanied by a responsible adult. £6 per child. Booking essential as spaces are limited. Payment to be made when booking. Card payments can be taken over the phone 01271 318780 or book in person at the library.
Date: 22 February 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Explore design, structures, speed and gears, in this exciting Lego workshop from Brick Ideas https://www.brickideas.co.uk. A family event where adults are encouraged to stay and build with their children. Suitable for 6+. Under 8s must be accompanied by a responsible adult. £6 per child. Booking essential as spaces are limited. Payment to be made when booking. Card payments can be taken over the phone 01271 318780 or book in person at the library.
Audience: All
Cost: £6.00
Theme:
Climate Change Lego Family Workshop
Lego workshop with Brick Ideas https://www.brickideas.co.uk. In this exciting session you will think about 10 solutions to climate change, learn about harnessing wind power then design and test a wind turbine. Suitable for children 6+. This is a family workshop and adults are encouraged to stay and build with their children. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. £6 per child. Payment to be made at time of booking. Payment can be made by card over the phone 01271 318780 or in person at the library.
Date: 22 February 2022
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Lego workshop with Brick Ideas https://www.brickideas.co.uk. In this exciting session you will think about 10 solutions to climate change, learn about harnessing wind power then design and test a wind turbine. Suitable for children 6+. This is a family workshop and adults are encouraged to stay and build with their children. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. £6 per child. Payment to be made at time of booking. Payment can be made by card over the phone 01271 318780 or in person at the library.
Audience: All
Cost: £6.00
Theme:
Story Time with Anne Parsons - Newton Abbot
Join local author Anne Parsons as she reads extracts from her second book 'Archie, Wait!' followed by themed crafts. This is a FREE events and suitable for children ages 6-9. Please book your place here: bit.ly/NAeventbrite. Signed copies of the book will be available to purchase on the day.
Date: 21 February 2022
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Join local author Anne Parsons as she reads extracts from her second book 'Archie, Wait!' followed by themed crafts. This is a FREE events and suitable for children ages 6-9. Please book your place here: bit.ly/NAeventbrite. Signed copies of the book will be available to purchase on the day.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Reading
BookTrust Storytime - The Whales on the Bus - Okehampton Library
Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Date: 19 February 2022
Time: 10:30 - 11:15
Description: Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: BookTrust
Lego Club at Exmouth Library
Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to join Lego Club! Every Saturday at Exmouth Library we host a morning of Lego fun! Take part in one of our challenges or get creative with those bricks! It's completely free with no need to book and all ages are welcome.
Date: 19 February 2022
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to join Lego Club! Every Saturday at Exmouth Library we host a morning of Lego fun! Take part in one of our challenges or get creative with those bricks! It's completely free with no need to book and all ages are welcome.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:
Keep Calm and Yarn at Honiton Library
Join us either to learn to knit or crochet or just bring your own for a friendly yarncrafting afternoon. £2 per adult (children free), includes a drink. Some materials provided, but if you have them, please feel free to bring your own.
Date: 18 February 2022
Time: 15:30 - 17:30
Description: Join us either to learn to knit or crochet or just bring your own for a friendly yarncrafting afternoon. £2 per adult (children free), includes a drink. Some materials provided, but if you have them, please feel free to bring your own.
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme:
Bounce and Rhyme at Exmouth Library (Babies)
Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Date: 17 February 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:
Bounce and Rhyme at Exmouth Library (Toddlers)