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Family History Workshop

Need a helping hand with researching your family tree? Not sure where to start? If so then this free workshop run by a local volunteer is for you!
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Need a helping hand with researching your family tree? Not sure where to start? If so then this free workshop run by a local volunteer is for you!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Film Club

Do you love watching films? Come and watch a film with this friendly group and discuss it afterwards. Book at the library
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 18:00 - 20:30
Description: Do you love watching films? Come and watch a film with this friendly group and discuss it afterwards. Book at the library
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Half Term Craft Activities

Come and make a dashing dinosaur and a lively lizard with our very own Crafty Cassie! Booking essential - demand is always high! 01392 407061 or email stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Come and make a dashing dinosaur and a lively lizard with our very own Crafty Cassie! Booking essential - demand is always high! 01392 407061 or email stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Lego Club

Join us for our weekly Lego Club. Lego & Duplo available - what can you create? *Parents are required to stay*
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 15:30 - 17:30
Description: Join us for our weekly Lego Club. Lego & Duplo available - what can you create? *Parents are required to stay*
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Lego Robot Wars

In this two-hour workshop, teams of 4 will work together to build a robot and enter them into an epic robot battle! The first hour of the workshop will be spent building, the second hour spent battling and repairing. You can enter as a full team, or sign up as individuals/smaller groups to make friends. Suitable for children age 8+ and must be accompanied by a paying adult. For for information and to book tickets, please see a member of staff at the front desk. Let the battle commence!
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: In this two-hour workshop, teams of 4 will work together to build a robot and enter them into an epic robot battle! The first hour of the workshop will be spent building, the second hour spent battling and repairing. You can enter as a full team, or sign up as individuals/smaller groups to make friends. Suitable for children age 8+ and must be accompanied by a paying adult. For for information and to book tickets, please see a member of staff at the front desk. Let the battle commence!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego Robot Wars

In this two-hour workshop, teams of 4 will work together to build a robot and enter them into an epic robot battle! The first hour of the workshop will be spent building, the second hour spent battling and repairing. You can enter as a full team, or sign up as individuals/smaller groups to make friends. Suitable for children age 8+ and must be accompanied by a paying adult. For more information and to book tickets, please see a member of staff at the front desk. Let the battle commence!
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: In this two-hour workshop, teams of 4 will work together to build a robot and enter them into an epic robot battle! The first hour of the workshop will be spent building, the second hour spent battling and repairing. You can enter as a full team, or sign up as individuals/smaller groups to make friends. Suitable for children age 8+ and must be accompanied by a paying adult. For more information and to book tickets, please see a member of staff at the front desk. Let the battle commence!
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme:

Lego Robot Wars

In this two-hour workshop, teams of 4 will work together to build a robot and enter them into an epic robot battle! The first hour of the workshop will be spent building, the second hour spent battling and repairing. You can enter as a full team, or sign up as individuals/smaller groups to make friends. Suitable for children age 8+ and must be accompanied by a paying adult. For more information and to book tickets, please see a member of staff at the front desk. Let the battle commence!
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Description: In this two-hour workshop, teams of 4 will work together to build a robot and enter them into an epic robot battle! The first hour of the workshop will be spent building, the second hour spent battling and repairing. You can enter as a full team, or sign up as individuals/smaller groups to make friends. Suitable for children age 8+ and must be accompanied by a paying adult. For more information and to book tickets, please see a member of staff at the front desk. Let the battle commence!
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
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Lost Librarian Workshop

A drop in workshop preceding the launch of the Lost Librarian multi-library puzzle trail taking place across three Exeter libraries (Exeter, St Thomas & Topsham). Artists Elizabeth Johnson & Kyle Hirani will be showcasing, testing & chatting about new technologies, puzzles & designs they are developing for their upcoming trail which opens late March 2019. No need to book, just drop in and get involved!
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 9:00 - 12:00
Description: A drop in workshop preceding the launch of the Lost Librarian multi-library puzzle trail taking place across three Exeter libraries (Exeter, St Thomas & Topsham). Artists Elizabeth Johnson & Kyle Hirani will be showcasing, testing & chatting about new technologies, puzzles & designs they are developing for their upcoming trail which opens late March 2019. No need to book, just drop in and get involved!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Meet local writer Kathy Shuker

Drop in and meet local writer Kathy Shuker. She will be in the library signing her new book: The Silence Before Thunder.
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Drop in and meet local writer Kathy Shuker. She will be in the library signing her new book: The Silence Before Thunder.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Songs & Stories

Stories, songs & lots of fun. A session for parents & carers with children under 5.
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 9:30 - 10:00
Description: Stories, songs & lots of fun. A session for parents & carers with children under 5.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Storytime

Stories for all ages. Just turn up, no booking required.
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Stories for all ages. Just turn up, no booking required.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Storytime with author Clare Helen Welsh

Come along to a storytime with author Clare Helen Welsh, where she will be reading her new book,
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 11:30 - 12:15
Description: Come along to a storytime with author Clare Helen Welsh, where she will be reading her new book, "How Rude!" Free drop-in event with interactive storytelling and crafts in Meeting Room 1 at Exeter Library.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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St Thomas Library - Lost Librarian Workshop

Workshops preceding the launch of the Lost Librarian multi-library puzzle trail that takes place ACROSS 3 LIBRARIES (Exeter, St Thomas & Topsham). There will be physical and digital clues, in the shape of books, to help solve the mystery! Artists Elizabeth Johnson and Kyle Hirani will be showcasing, testing and chatting about new technologies, puzzles and designs they are developing for their upcoming library treasure hunt which opens late March 2019. No need to book, just drop in and get involved!
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 13:00 - 14:30
Description: Workshops preceding the launch of the Lost Librarian multi-library puzzle trail that takes place ACROSS 3 LIBRARIES (Exeter, St Thomas & Topsham). There will be physical and digital clues, in the shape of books, to help solve the mystery! Artists Elizabeth Johnson and Kyle Hirani will be showcasing, testing and chatting about new technologies, puzzles and designs they are developing for their upcoming library treasure hunt which opens late March 2019. No need to book, just drop in and get involved!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Work Club

Every Friday - Get help and advice on C.V. writing, interview techniques, volunteering opportunities and online application forms, plus computer access to search for vacancies.
Date: 22 February 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Every Friday - Get help and advice on C.V. writing, interview techniques, volunteering opportunities and online application forms, plus computer access to search for vacancies.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Beginner Tech Workshops

Struggling with your smartphone or tablet? Get to grips with the basics with our beginners workshops. For more information or to book a session, please speak to a member of staff at Axminster Library.
Date: 23 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description: Struggling with your smartphone or tablet? Get to grips with the basics with our beginners workshops. For more information or to book a session, please speak to a member of staff at Axminster Library.
Audience: Senior
Cost: Free
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Book sale and swap

Grab a bargain or swap your books for new ones, all proceeds go to the Friends of Totnes Library.
Date: 23 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description: Grab a bargain or swap your books for new ones, all proceeds go to the Friends of Totnes Library.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Cartoon Comic workshop

Join the Private Eye’s award-winning cartoonist Tony Husband to discover and create your very own comic strip. Your contribution will feed into a new comic made over both days, that will become available at our libraries for all to enjoy. (The 2nd day is at Exeter library) Tickets £10/£5 (under 14s) + booking fee Available in the library or from: https://tonyhusbandatbarnstaple.eventbrite.co.uk
Date: 23 February 2019
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: Join the Private Eye’s award-winning cartoonist Tony Husband to discover and create your very own comic strip. Your contribution will feed into a new comic made over both days, that will become available at our libraries for all to enjoy. (The 2nd day is at Exeter library) Tickets £10/£5 (under 14s) + booking fee Available in the library or from: https://tonyhusbandatbarnstaple.eventbrite.co.uk
Audience: All
Cost: Please see event description
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Community Cinema - Last Saturday of every Month

Join us for free films. Aimed at under 12's. Younger children accompanied by an adult. End time will vary according to the length of the film. February's film is GNOMEO AND JULIET.
Date: 23 February 2019
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description: Join us for free films. Aimed at under 12's. Younger children accompanied by an adult. End time will vary according to the length of the film. February's film is GNOMEO AND JULIET.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Lego Club

Held weekly on Saturdays throughout the year. For children aged 5 and over, just turn up and play! Free, although donations towards more lego always gratefully received.
Date: 23 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Held weekly on Saturdays throughout the year. For children aged 5 and over, just turn up and play! Free, although donations towards more lego always gratefully received.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Lego Club

All ages welcome every Saturday morning. Let your children's imagination run wild with our collection of Lego and Duplo.
Date: 23 February 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: All ages welcome every Saturday morning. Let your children's imagination run wild with our collection of Lego and Duplo.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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