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Spanish Language Group

Every third Saturday of the month. Free, friendly, informal group to help you learn some basic Spanish phrases.
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Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Every third Saturday of the month. Free, friendly, informal group to help you learn some basic Spanish phrases.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Baby Bounce & Rhyme

Every Thursday. For children under 3 and their carers. Join in with traditional rhymes and songs.
Date: 04 January 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Every Thursday. For children under 3 and their carers. Join in with traditional rhymes and songs.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Bounce and Rhyme

A fun time of singing, stories and socialising for babies, toddlers and their carers
Date: 08 January 2018
Time: 9:15 - 9:45
Description: A fun time of singing, stories and socialising for babies, toddlers and their carers
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Book Group

Tuesday afternoons at Clyst Vale Library on the following dates in 2018: January 9th and 23rd, February 6th and 20th, March 6th and 20th. Contact Louise on 01392 464010 for more details.
Date: 09 January 2018
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Description: Tuesday afternoons at Clyst Vale Library on the following dates in 2018: January 9th and 23rd, February 6th and 20th, March 6th and 20th. Contact Louise on 01392 464010 for more details.
Audience: Senior
Cost: Free
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Afternoon reading group

A group for anyone who would like to read and discuss books with other like-minded people
Date: 10 January 2018
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: A group for anyone who would like to read and discuss books with other like-minded people
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Word on Tour. An evening with Jim Causley and Jane Feaver

Literature Works is delighted to announce the line-up for the first ‘Word on Tour’ event, kicking off a 26-venue live literature tour of local libraries in the South West. On 10th January, Bideford Library will host acclaimed novelist Jane Feaver and folk singer and song-writer Jim Causley. Jane Feaver is a prize-winning Devon-based novelist and short story writer, who lectures in Creative Writing at the University of Exeter. Jim Causley is well known for setting the work of much-loved Cornish poet Charles Causley to music, forming an exciting pairing at this unique event for library goers.
Date: 10 January 2018
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Description: Literature Works is delighted to announce the line-up for the first ‘Word on Tour’ event, kicking off a 26-venue live literature tour of local libraries in the South West. On 10th January, Bideford Library will host acclaimed novelist Jane Feaver and folk singer and song-writer Jim Causley. Jane Feaver is a prize-winning Devon-based novelist and short story writer, who lectures in Creative Writing at the University of Exeter. Jim Causley is well known for setting the work of much-loved Cornish poet Charles Causley to music, forming an exciting pairing at this unique event for library goers.
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Word on Tour

Code Club

Aimed at children aged 9-11. Learn to code, create games, animations and other cool stuff
Date: 12 January 2018
Time: 15:30 - 16:45
Description: Aimed at children aged 9-11. Learn to code, create games, animations and other cool stuff
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Book Group

We meet in Ashburton library on the third Monday of the month. Pop into the library during staffed hours to join the group.
Date: 15 January 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: We meet in Ashburton library on the third Monday of the month. Pop into the library during staffed hours to join the group.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Ancestry research

A volunteer will help get you started researching your family tree.
Date: 16 January 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: A volunteer will help get you started researching your family tree.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Knitting and Craft Group

New members are always welcome at our friendly & informal knitting & craft group meeting every Friday in the comfort of the library. So bring along your current craft project and have a chat with like minded crafters over tea and biscuits.
Date: 19 January 2018
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Description: New members are always welcome at our friendly & informal knitting & craft group meeting every Friday in the comfort of the library. So bring along your current craft project and have a chat with like minded crafters over tea and biscuits.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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South Molton Library Book Group

Every third Friday of the month - meet in the library to discuss and review a wide range of books over tea, coffee and biscuits.
Date: 19 January 2018
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: Every third Friday of the month - meet in the library to discuss and review a wide range of books over tea, coffee and biscuits.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Teen Book Group

Relax and socialise with some biscuits and a chat about a book everyone has read. Open to 13-18s
Date: 22 January 2018
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
Description: Relax and socialise with some biscuits and a chat about a book everyone has read. Open to 13-18s
Audience: Teen
Cost: Free
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The Library Stitchers

Everyone is given a warm welcome to this informal group, whatever their skill level. Bring along a project and join in. Refreshments provided.
Date: 23 January 2018
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Description: Everyone is given a warm welcome to this informal group, whatever their skill level. Bring along a project and join in. Refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Teeny Tots

Stories & songs for toddlers, accompanied by a parent or carer.
Date: 24 January 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Stories & songs for toddlers, accompanied by a parent or carer.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Baby Bounce & Rhyme

For children under 3 and their carers. Join in with traditional rhymes and songs.
Date: 25 January 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: For children under 3 and their carers. Join in with traditional rhymes and songs.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Laughter Club

Explore the benefits of laughter for your wellbeing: Lift your mood, exercise your body, boost your immune system, relax and connect with others, develop a more positive attitude to life. Make 2018 the year you bring more joy and laughter into your life! Every fourth Wednesday of the month, £5 per session.
Date: 31 January 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Description: Explore the benefits of laughter for your wellbeing: Lift your mood, exercise your body, boost your immune system, relax and connect with others, develop a more positive attitude to life. Make 2018 the year you bring more joy and laughter into your life! Every fourth Wednesday of the month, £5 per session.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Wellbeing

Harry Potter Quiz Night

Wizards and muggles alike are invited to our Harry Potter Book Night Quiz! Join us for new hands-on rounds and plenty of questions to challenge and baffle you. Family event for ages 7+. Teams of up to six people. Tickets £1 per person. Refreshments available on the night. Prizes for the winning team and the best fancy dress.
Date: 01 February 2018
Time: 18:30 - 20:00
Description: Wizards and muggles alike are invited to our Harry Potter Book Night Quiz! Join us for new hands-on rounds and plenty of questions to challenge and baffle you. Family event for ages 7+. Teams of up to six people. Tickets £1 per person. Refreshments available on the night. Prizes for the winning team and the best fancy dress.
Audience: All
Cost: £1.00
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Lego Club

Come along to the library and build to your heart and imaginations content. There will be a weekly building theme, with the resulting constructions on show until the next club meeting.
Date: 06 February 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come along to the library and build to your heart and imaginations content. There will be a weekly building theme, with the resulting constructions on show until the next club meeting.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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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: 06 February 2018
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
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Valentine's Book Display

It's Valentine's Day soon so find a romantic story to read for yourself or some tasty recipes to cook up for your loved ones in our book display throughout February.
Date: 06 February 2018
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: It's Valentine's Day soon so find a romantic story to read for yourself or some tasty recipes to cook up for your loved ones in our book display throughout February.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Valentine's