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Rocket and Alien craft

Junk modelling fun
Date: 30 July 2019
Time: 10:30 - 13:30
Description: Junk modelling fun
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge

Rockets and Aliens

make a flying rocket and a happy alien
Date: 31 July 2019
Time: 10:30 - 10:30
Description: make a flying rocket and a happy alien
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Alien Antics!

Puppet show, story telling and pop up craft with Nick Wood
Date: 02 August 2019
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Description: Puppet show, story telling and pop up craft with Nick Wood
Audience: Child
Cost: £1.00
Theme: summer Reading Challenge

Star Wars Lego big build

Lego is available every Saturday. Come and be creative!
Date: 03 August 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Lego is available every Saturday. Come and be creative!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Lego

Alien Illustration

Learn how to create monstrous space aliens & make your own sci-fi movie poster with local children’s book illustrator Joseph Witchall. £4 per child age 5+ BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Call 01237 475111
Date: 12 August 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Learn how to create monstrous space aliens & make your own sci-fi movie poster with local children’s book illustrator Joseph Witchall. £4 per child age 5+ BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Call 01237 475111
Audience: Child
Cost: £4.00
Theme: Space Chase

Coffee Morning

Weekly get together in the Village Hall foyer arranged by the Library Friends Group
Date: 13 August 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:45
Description: Weekly get together in the Village Hall foyer arranged by the Library Friends Group
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Exmoor Zoo's Alien Creatures!

Space may seem a blast to us but we are only there because of animals! Dogs, mice, fish, monkeys, cats, spiders and many more animals were in space before us. Come and play with alien like creepy crawlies and out of this world animals! Ages 3-12. Tickets £4 per child, speak to a member of staff to book your place.
Date: 13 August 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Space may seem a blast to us but we are only there because of animals! Dogs, mice, fish, monkeys, cats, spiders and many more animals were in space before us. Come and play with alien like creepy crawlies and out of this world animals! Ages 3-12. Tickets £4 per child, speak to a member of staff to book your place.
Audience: All
Cost: £4.00
Theme:

Manga drawing workshop

Alien drawing workshop with Hoshiko
Date: 14 August 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Alien drawing workshop with Hoshiko
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge

Clare Hollingworth and the Scoop of the Century

Award winning PaddleBoat Theatre bring to life this story of an intrepid young reporter Clare Hollingworth with a globetrotting interactive family show. Perfect accompaniment to school WWII projects and a brilliant playful show for everyone!
Date: 16 August 2019
Time: 16:00 - 18:00
Description: Award winning PaddleBoat Theatre bring to life this story of an intrepid young reporter Clare Hollingworth with a globetrotting interactive family show. Perfect accompaniment to school WWII projects and a brilliant playful show for everyone!
Audience: All
Cost: £4.00
Theme:

Space Science Workshop

Date: 19 August 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description:
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Space Chase

Bounce and Rhyme

Babies, toddlers and their parents/carers are welcome to come and enjoy nursery rhymes and action songs together fortnightly on Monday morning, just drop in, no need to book.
Date: 09 September 2019
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: Babies, toddlers and their parents/carers are welcome to come and enjoy nursery rhymes and action songs together fortnightly on Monday morning, just drop in, no need to book.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Duplo and Lego Club

Use your imagination to build your creation out of Duplo or Lego. This is a drop-in session so no need to book.
Date: 09 September 2019
Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Description: Use your imagination to build your creation out of Duplo or Lego. This is a drop-in session so no need to book.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

International Dementia Awareness Month - 9th to 30th September

Culm Vale Dementia Friendly Community with Reading Well Books on Prescription for Dementia .Join us in sharing information on what we can all do to help friends, family and people in our communities who are living with dementia. Culm Vale Dementia Friendly Community will drop in during the week to give advice and guidance to our customers. Suggested reading and information will be on display in the library. Libraries are a good place to find out about services, groups and self-help available locally for people affected by dementia.
Date: 09 September 2019
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: Culm Vale Dementia Friendly Community with Reading Well Books on Prescription for Dementia .Join us in sharing information on what we can all do to help friends, family and people in our communities who are living with dementia. Culm Vale Dementia Friendly Community will drop in during the week to give advice and guidance to our customers. Suggested reading and information will be on display in the library. Libraries are a good place to find out about services, groups and self-help available locally for people affected by dementia.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Knitwits

Come and join this friendly group of ‘Witty Knitters’ to share ideas, get advice and inspiration over a hot drink. All abilities welcome.
Date: 10 September 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Come and join this friendly group of ‘Witty Knitters’ to share ideas, get advice and inspiration over a hot drink. All abilities welcome.
Audience: Senior
Cost: Free
Theme:

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: 10 September 2019
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:

Memory Cafe

Memory café is run by Dartmouth caring, a friendly and informal meeting for people with memory problems and their families. Meetings are weekly, but on the first Tuesday of each month Dartmouth Library is offering a Book Club with shared reading of poems and short extracts from books with a ‘feel good’ factor.
Date: 10 September 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Memory café is run by Dartmouth caring, a friendly and informal meeting for people with memory problems and their families. Meetings are weekly, but on the first Tuesday of each month Dartmouth Library is offering a Book Club with shared reading of poems and short extracts from books with a ‘feel good’ factor.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Free Legal Clinic

Drop in and speak to solicitors Rebecca Weare or Beccy Bristow of Start Point Law. They specialise in wills, administration of estates, powers of attorney, inheritance tax planning and disputes. Friendly and approachable, they can give you professional guidance to solve your legal questions.
Date: 11 September 2019
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description: Drop in and speak to solicitors Rebecca Weare or Beccy Bristow of Start Point Law. They specialise in wills, administration of estates, powers of attorney, inheritance tax planning and disputes. Friendly and approachable, they can give you professional guidance to solve your legal questions.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Come and sing your favourite children's songs with James - for little ones and their carers. Second session at 11:30
Date: 12 September 2019
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come and sing your favourite children's songs with James - for little ones and their carers. Second session at 11:30
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

iPad Club

Every 2nd Thursday in the month. A friendly informal group who help each other with iPads and tablets -bring your iPad and join in! Everyone welcome.
Date: 12 September 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Every 2nd Thursday in the month. A friendly informal group who help each other with iPads and tablets -bring your iPad and join in! Everyone welcome.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Art Trek: Art for Leisure and Pleasure

ALP is a Barnstaple, community based art group with people from all walks of life, varying ages and varying artistic talents. They are exhibiting in the Library as part of North Devon Art Trek open studios event. Please note the exhibition is open during library opening hours which can be found on the Barnstaple Library page of this site under the Our Libraries tab. The exhibition runs until the 28th September. More details about the group available on the Art Trek site or in their brochure.
Date: 13 September 2019
Time: 9:00 - 18:00
Description: ALP is a Barnstaple, community based art group with people from all walks of life, varying ages and varying artistic talents. They are exhibiting in the Library as part of North Devon Art Trek open studios event. Please note the exhibition is open during library opening hours which can be found on the Barnstaple Library page of this site under the Our Libraries tab. The exhibition runs until the 28th September. More details about the group available on the Art Trek site or in their brochure.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: