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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: 24 July 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, donations welcome
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I.T. Drop-In

Come along for our drop-in I.T. session every Wednesday afternoon, where we have a volunteer on hand for one-to-one support, located by the entrance to the I.T. suite. Get help with your I.T. enquiries, from basic computer skills, to using the internet and creating email accounts. No need to book, just pop along on the day. Please note: during busy periods there may be a wait while our volunteer aims to assist as many people as possible.
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Description: Come along for our drop-in I.T. session every Wednesday afternoon, where we have a volunteer on hand for one-to-one support, located by the entrance to the I.T. suite. Get help with your I.T. enquiries, from basic computer skills, to using the internet and creating email accounts. No need to book, just pop along on the day. Please note: during busy periods there may be a wait while our volunteer aims to assist as many people as possible.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

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: 24 July 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, donations welcome
Theme:

Knit and Natter

Bring your own knitting project to work on and have a natter! No booking necessary and it's completely free, just pop in between 2pm and 4pm.
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Bring your own knitting project to work on and have a natter! No booking necessary and it's completely free, just pop in between 2pm and 4pm.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Raspberry Pi Club

Understand coding in a social setting. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment. Every other Wednesday.
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Description: Understand coding in a social setting. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment. Every other Wednesday.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Sciencedipity

10:00-11:00; Alien Slime + Lava Lamps. 11:30-12:00; Lightsaber cards. 13:30-14:30; Robot Wars; Build, race and take home a robot. 6-11yrs. Each workshop £6 per child, booking now!
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 10:00 - 14:30
Description: 10:00-11:00; Alien Slime + Lava Lamps. 11:30-12:00; Lightsaber cards. 13:30-14:30; Robot Wars; Build, race and take home a robot. 6-11yrs. Each workshop £6 per child, booking now!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Robots, Craft, Slime

Space Lego Party

Special Space Themed Lego Club
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: Special Space Themed Lego Club
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge

Stitchery

A local sewing bee which meets on Wednesday fortnightly. Bring your own handicraft projects (sewing, crochet, knitting etc) and share tips and inspiration. Contact Rose Williams 01803 833017 for more details
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: A local sewing bee which meets on Wednesday fortnightly. Bring your own handicraft projects (sewing, crochet, knitting etc) and share tips and inspiration. Contact Rose Williams 01803 833017 for more details
Audience: Adult
Cost: Please see event description
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Storytime

Bring your little ones and listen to a variety of children's stories. Every Wednesday morning.
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Bring your little ones and listen to a variety of children's stories. Every Wednesday morning.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Stroke Survivors Club

Friendly help and support with rehabilitation. Pass on your survival tips. Refreshment provided.
Date: 24 July 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Friendly help and support with rehabilitation. Pass on your survival tips. Refreshment provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

An Introduction to the Business and IP Centre Barnstaple

There are a number of dates to book please visit here: https://bit.ly/2OxEKR3 to see the other dates and times available. Wondering whether to start your own business? Come to us for some advice: An introduction to the Business & Intellectual Property (IP) Centre - find out how to start or grow your business. This appointment is for anyone who is thinking about starting up or has recently started up a business. A member of the library staff can show you how to look for business information, market research, and intellectual property advice. The session consists of - a 25 minute appointment with one of the Barnstaple Library team who will introduce the services available in the centre and signpost you to business support resources. a 25 minute telephone appointment with Stephens Scown Intellectual Property team at a mutually convenient time. We look forward to welcoming you to the centre!
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 14:00 - 14:30
Description: There are a number of dates to book please visit here: https://bit.ly/2OxEKR3 to see the other dates and times available. Wondering whether to start your own business? Come to us for some advice: An introduction to the Business & Intellectual Property (IP) Centre - find out how to start or grow your business. This appointment is for anyone who is thinking about starting up or has recently started up a business. A member of the library staff can show you how to look for business information, market research, and intellectual property advice. The session consists of - a 25 minute appointment with one of the Barnstaple Library team who will introduce the services available in the centre and signpost you to business support resources. a 25 minute telephone appointment with Stephens Scown Intellectual Property team at a mutually convenient time. We look forward to welcoming you to the centre!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Archie the Space Dog

One small paw, one giant leap! Meet Archie the Space Dog. Local author Jo Earlam will read from her illustrated picture book for 4 to 7-year-olds about a tiny terrier with short legs and a funny face, who has a big dream of going to the moon. Plus meet the real life terrier Archie, who inspired the book. To book a place call 512192, pop in or message us on Facebook.
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Description: One small paw, one giant leap! Meet Archie the Space Dog. Local author Jo Earlam will read from her illustrated picture book for 4 to 7-year-olds about a tiny terrier with short legs and a funny face, who has a big dream of going to the moon. Plus meet the real life terrier Archie, who inspired the book. To book a place call 512192, pop in or message us on Facebook.
Audience: Child
Cost: £1.00
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Book Club

The Book Club meets monthly every 4th Thursday of the month. Come and chat over Tea and biscuits. This month we have been reading The Small Hand- A Ghost Story by Susan Hill. New members are always welcome- do come along!
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Description: The Book Club meets monthly every 4th Thursday of the month. Come and chat over Tea and biscuits. This month we have been reading The Small Hand- A Ghost Story by Susan Hill. New members are always welcome- do come along!
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 9:45 - 10:15
Description: Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: Bring your baby or toddler to our popular Bounce and Rhyme session. We sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce and shout and generally have a great time!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

How to use COBRA - Complete Online Business Reference Advisor

Learn how to make the most of COBRA, the Complete Online Business Reference Advisor, which is free to access with a Devon Library Card. EVERYTHING you need to know in relation to running a business, in one place! To book your place go to <a href=Eventbrite" />
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 17:30 - 18:30
Description: Learn how to make the most of COBRA, the Complete Online Business Reference Advisor, which is free to access with a Devon Library Card. EVERYTHING you need to know in relation to running a business, in one place! To book your place go to Eventbrite
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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IT drop-in

Need basic computer skills? Having trouble with a laptop or tablet?Want some help with applying for jobs, claiming benefits, uploading photos or shopping online? Come along to this FREE friendly drop-in and see if we can help you.
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Description: Need basic computer skills? Having trouble with a laptop or tablet?Want some help with applying for jobs, claiming benefits, uploading photos or shopping online? Come along to this FREE friendly drop-in and see if we can help you.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Knitting Club

Experienced and beginners. Friendly group. all welcome
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Description: Experienced and beginners. Friendly group. all welcome
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Craft

Quiet Time in the Children's Library

Every Thursday is a great chance for children with their parents or carers to relax with a book in the fantastic environment of the children's library.
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 17:00 - 19:00
Description: Every Thursday is a great chance for children with their parents or carers to relax with a book in the fantastic environment of the children's library.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Sing a Song

Come along and join us the last Thursday of each month. We are not a choir, we are a group who get together to sing old favourites and stimulate the brain. No ability needed. Refreshments provided.
Date: 25 July 2019
Time: 14:00 - 15:30
Description: Come along and join us the last Thursday of each month. We are not a choir, we are a group who get together to sing old favourites and stimulate the brain. No ability needed. Refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: