Skip to Content

Arena

Events

Devon Events Devon Events

Well being coffee morning

As part of Active Life Active Mind join us for coffee and find out what is going on in the village. Meet people already involved in local groups and decide which one is for you.
Date: 28 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: As part of Active Life Active Mind join us for coffee and find out what is going on in the village. Meet people already involved in local groups and decide which one is for you.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Yoga Taster Session

Have a go at Yoga! A yoga taster session open to all, held in the library. Places are limited so booking is essential.
Date: 28 January 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Have a go at Yoga! A yoga taster session open to all, held in the library. Places are limited so booking is essential.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

Bounce & Rhyme

Every Tuesday come along to share songs and rhymes at this super, fun event for babies and toddlers. This is a free drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This event is run in partnership with the Estuary League of Friends.
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 11:00 - 14:00
Description: Every Tuesday come along to share songs and rhymes at this super, fun event for babies and toddlers. This is a free drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This event is run in partnership with the Estuary League of Friends.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme - 1st Session

Every Tuesday come along to the Rougemont Room and share songs and rhymes at this super, fun event for babies and toddlers. This is a drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 10:15 - 10:45
Description: Every Tuesday come along to the Rougemont Room and share songs and rhymes at this super, fun event for babies and toddlers. This is a drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme - 2nd Session

Every Tuesday come along to the Rougemont Room and share songs and rhymes at this super, fun event for babies and toddlers. This is a drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 11:15 - 11:45
Description: Every Tuesday come along to the Rougemont Room and share songs and rhymes at this super, fun event for babies and toddlers. This is a drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Coffee, Cake and Indoor Bowling

Come and meet new people and enjoy some coffee, cake and games. Including Indoor Bowling, courtesy of Axminster Bowls Club.
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description: Come and meet new people and enjoy some coffee, cake and games. Including Indoor Bowling, courtesy of Axminster Bowls Club.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Dabble with Scrabble

Join our friendly Scrabble group every Tuesday morning.
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Join our friendly Scrabble group every Tuesday morning.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Introduction to Intellectual Property

£2.50 – £5 Dispelling the myths of Intellectual property, information technology and data protection. This workshop is useful for individuals, start-ups, and established businesses. It will give you the chance to find out about what intellectual property is, how it exists in your business, how you can protect it and use it to your advantage. This workshop will cover brand protection, e.g. designs, trade marks, patents, copyright; website compliance, and the changes to data protection law (taking force in 2018) and what you need to do in order to be compliant with it and avoid significant fines. Sanjay is a Brand Advisor in the IP and IT team at Stephens Scown and advises clients on a range of intellectual property matters. He specialises in trade marks, design rights, copy right and general intellectual property matters.
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: £2.50 – £5 Dispelling the myths of Intellectual property, information technology and data protection. This workshop is useful for individuals, start-ups, and established businesses. It will give you the chance to find out about what intellectual property is, how it exists in your business, how you can protect it and use it to your advantage. This workshop will cover brand protection, e.g. designs, trade marks, patents, copyright; website compliance, and the changes to data protection law (taking force in 2018) and what you need to do in order to be compliant with it and avoid significant fines. Sanjay is a Brand Advisor in the IP and IT team at Stephens Scown and advises clients on a range of intellectual property matters. He specialises in trade marks, design rights, copy right and general intellectual property matters.
Audience: All
Cost: Please see event description
Theme:

Knitwits

Come and join this friendly group of ‘Witty Knitters’ to share ideas, get advice and inspiration. Hot drinks are available at 50p.
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Come and join this friendly group of ‘Witty Knitters’ to share ideas, get advice and inspiration. Hot drinks are available at 50p.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Taster Therapy Sessions with Good Health Exmouth

Therapists from Good Health Exmouth are doing 15 minute
Date: 29 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 15:00
Description: Therapists from Good Health Exmouth are doing 15 minute "taster" therapy treatments for the following ... massage, flower and vibrational essences and healing, Indian head massage, hand reflexology, guided relaxation, metamorphic technique, foot reflexology, angelic reiki and mini nutrition consultations. Book your session at the library or ring 01395443245 or email budleigh.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

Brenda Loosemore and Friends of the Library AGM

An afternoon tea accompanied by light-hearted entertainment. Brenda Loosemore returns with 'Trust me I'm a volunteer' an amusing insight into her experiences volunteering at Greenway and Compton Fishacre. Followed by a very brief Friends of Salcombe Library AGM. Afternoon Tea provided by the Salcombe Coffee Company. Tickets available from Bonningtons, Salcombe TIC and Salcombe Library.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 14:30 - 16:30
Description: An afternoon tea accompanied by light-hearted entertainment. Brenda Loosemore returns with 'Trust me I'm a volunteer' an amusing insight into her experiences volunteering at Greenway and Compton Fishacre. Followed by a very brief Friends of Salcombe Library AGM. Afternoon Tea provided by the Salcombe Coffee Company. Tickets available from Bonningtons, Salcombe TIC and Salcombe Library.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £8.00
Theme:

Craft Class

Come along to our swap and share craft class! Bring your own craft project, or learn a new craft from one of the other members. We'll have new things to try each week.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Come along to our swap and share craft class! Bring your own craft project, or learn a new craft from one of the other members. We'll have new things to try each week.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life Active Mind

Drink Wise Age Well - A Wellbeing Course for the over 50s (6 weeks)

This course is for people aged over 50 who would like to develop coping strategies to face life's transitions. Booking is essential. Book at the library or for further information and to book call Drink Wise Age Well on 0800 3047034
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: This course is for people aged over 50 who would like to develop coping strategies to face life's transitions. Booking is essential. Book at the library or for further information and to book call Drink Wise Age Well on 0800 3047034
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

Ecotherapy - how nature can heal

An extra 'Science in the Library' talk for Active Life, Active Mind month. Learn about the power of nature to heal. Refreshments available.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 19:30 - 22:00
Description: An extra 'Science in the Library' talk for Active Life, Active Mind month. Learn about the power of nature to heal. Refreshments available.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £3.00
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

E-Wednesday - IT Drop In

Every Wednesday our IT Drop-in session has staff and volunteers on hand for one to one support, located in the Teen area of the library. Find help with basic IT skills, using the internet, creating email accounts, sending and receiving emails, using social media and much more. The session is not for complete beginners but is a drop in session so there is no need to book. During busy periods there may be a wait as staff and volunteers aim to assist as many people as possible during the session.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Every Wednesday our IT Drop-in session has staff and volunteers on hand for one to one support, located in the Teen area of the library. Find help with basic IT skills, using the internet, creating email accounts, sending and receiving emails, using social media and much more. The session is not for complete beginners but is a drop in session so there is no need to book. During busy periods there may be a wait as staff and volunteers aim to assist as many people as possible during the session.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

E-Wednesday - Learn My Way (Beginner Computer Course)

Over four consecutive Wednesday mornings, receive one on one help using the Learn My Way online courses, helping you develop digital skills to make the most of the online world. From basic skills, learning how to use a mouse, keyboard and email, using the internet, internet security and internet banking. Booking is essential - Please ask a member of staff for more information.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Over four consecutive Wednesday mornings, receive one on one help using the Learn My Way online courses, helping you develop digital skills to make the most of the online world. From basic skills, learning how to use a mouse, keyboard and email, using the internet, internet security and internet banking. Booking is essential - Please ask a member of staff for more information.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Help with IT, Laptops and Phones

On Wednesday mornings we have three one-hour slots where you can get one-on-one help with technology such as computers, laptops, tablets and phones. These sessions are free, but booking is essential. Please call Teignmouth Library on 01626 774646, or talk to a member of staff in person.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: On Wednesday mornings we have three one-hour slots where you can get one-on-one help with technology such as computers, laptops, tablets and phones. These sessions are free, but booking is essential. Please call Teignmouth Library on 01626 774646, or talk to a member of staff in person.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Introduction to Family History

A one-day course in researching your family history from accredited historian and genealogist Janet Few. Janet tutors on family and local history and writes for In-Depth Genealogist Magazine, Ancestry.com and others as well as lecturing all over the world on history research. She will demonstrate the resources available to you, techniques to use, and will answer your questions. Please book in advance at the library.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Description: A one-day course in researching your family history from accredited historian and genealogist Janet Few. Janet tutors on family and local history and writes for In-Depth Genealogist Magazine, Ancestry.com and others as well as lecturing all over the world on history research. She will demonstrate the resources available to you, techniques to use, and will answer your questions. Please book in advance at the library.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £10.00
Theme:

Kale in the Library

A healthy drop in for all ages, with storytelling, smoothie making, and recipes to try at home. Brought to us by the Harvest Workers' Co-Op.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:30
Description: A healthy drop in for all ages, with storytelling, smoothie making, and recipes to try at home. Brought to us by the Harvest Workers' Co-Op.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Laughter Yoga

Give yourself a break! Find the Joy in January through Laughter Yoga with Rosie @ The Laughter Well. Gentle laughter exercise with deep yoga-breathing to infuse your body and mind with a sense of well-being! Free event, Refreshments provided. Places are limited so please sign up in the library.
Date: 30 January 2019
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Description: Give yourself a break! Find the Joy in January through Laughter Yoga with Rosie @ The Laughter Well. Gentle laughter exercise with deep yoga-breathing to infuse your body and mind with a sense of well-being! Free event, Refreshments provided. Places are limited so please sign up in the library.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind