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A Visit from a Vet

Meet one of our local vets who will tell us how to keep our pets happy and healthy, then join in a craft event. Book this event and Woody Fox for £2.50
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 15:00 - 16:00
Description: Meet one of our local vets who will tell us how to keep our pets happy and healthy, then join in a craft event. Book this event and Woody Fox for £2.50
Audience: All
Cost: £1.00
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge

Baby bounce and Rhyme

Come along and join in some old favourites and learn some new ones as well. Fun informal drop in music session for under 5 and their carers every Wednesday
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 9:30 - 10:00
Description: Come along and join in some old favourites and learn some new ones as well. Fun informal drop in music session for under 5 and their carers every Wednesday
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Christopher Harrisson's Create A Character Workshop

In this one-hour workshop led by author and illustrator Christopher Harrisson, children will discover what makes a good comic book character and design their own. It will cover character design and drawing tips, as well as creative writing exercises to unlock the personality of their creations. Ideal for ages 8-12. Tickets available to purchase now from the Front Desk.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: In this one-hour workshop led by author and illustrator Christopher Harrisson, children will discover what makes a good comic book character and design their own. It will cover character design and drawing tips, as well as creative writing exercises to unlock the personality of their creations. Ideal for ages 8-12. Tickets available to purchase now from the Front Desk.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
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Crafty Matchbox - SOLD OUT

Make and decorate a matchbox for Minnie's secret treasure or Dennis's creepy crawlies.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Make and decorate a matchbox for Minnie's secret treasure or Dennis's creepy crawlies.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge Events

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: 22 August 2018
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
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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: 22 August 2018
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
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IT & Coffee

If you would like some practical advice and guidance then bring along your tablet, laptop, phone, etc. to our friendly group. Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: If you would like some practical advice and guidance then bring along your tablet, laptop, phone, etc. to our friendly group. Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Knit and natter

Come along to our friendly crafts group. Refreshments.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come along to our friendly crafts group. Refreshments.
Audience: All
Cost: £1.00
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Laughter Yoga

Explore the benefits of laughter for your wellbeing with gentle exercises that could help boost your immune system, lift your mood and help you relax and connect with others. Usually every fourth Wednesday of the month: 22nd August, 19th September, 31st October, 28th November Email: the laughterwell@gmail.com for more details.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Description: Explore the benefits of laughter for your wellbeing with gentle exercises that could help boost your immune system, lift your mood and help you relax and connect with others. Usually every fourth Wednesday of the month: 22nd August, 19th September, 31st October, 28th November Email: the laughterwell@gmail.com for more details.
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
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Raspberry Pi Club

Understand coding in a social setting. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment .
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Description: Understand coding in a social setting. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment .
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Sciencedipity Slime Workshop

60 glorious minutes of hands-on slime science! In this workshop you’ll find out what slime actually is and what it is made from, you’ll learn the chemistry behind this luscious stuff (which is important to know so that you can troubleshoot with slime-making at home) and how to make successful slime every time. 15 bookable places on each workshop, £5 per child. Bookings can be made at the Exeter Library help point.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Description: 60 glorious minutes of hands-on slime science! In this workshop you’ll find out what slime actually is and what it is made from, you’ll learn the chemistry behind this luscious stuff (which is important to know so that you can troubleshoot with slime-making at home) and how to make successful slime every time. 15 bookable places on each workshop, £5 per child. Bookings can be made at the Exeter Library help point.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
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Sciencedipity Slime Workshop

60 glorious minutes of hands-on slime science! In this workshop you’ll find out what slime actually is and what it is made from, you’ll learn the chemistry behind this luscious stuff (which is important to know so that you can troubleshoot with slime-making at home) and how to make successful slime every time. 15 bookable places on each workshop, £5 per child. Bookings can be made at the Exeter Library help point.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Description: 60 glorious minutes of hands-on slime science! In this workshop you’ll find out what slime actually is and what it is made from, you’ll learn the chemistry behind this luscious stuff (which is important to know so that you can troubleshoot with slime-making at home) and how to make successful slime every time. 15 bookable places on each workshop, £5 per child. Bookings can be made at the Exeter Library help point.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
Theme:

Sciencedipity Slime Workshops

60 glorious minutes of hands-on slime science! In this workshop you’ll find out what slime actually is and what it is made from, you’ll learn the chemistry behind this luscious stuff (which is important to know so that you can troubleshoot with slime-making at home) and how to make successful slime every time. 15 bookable places on each workshop, £5 per child. Bookings can be made at the Exeter Library help point.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: 60 glorious minutes of hands-on slime science! In this workshop you’ll find out what slime actually is and what it is made from, you’ll learn the chemistry behind this luscious stuff (which is important to know so that you can troubleshoot with slime-making at home) and how to make successful slime every time. 15 bookable places on each workshop, £5 per child. Bookings can be made at the Exeter Library help point.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
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Stroke Survivors Club

Friendly help and support with rehabilitation. Pass on your survival tips. Refreshment provided. For more information, please contact Len Worsfold on 01395 279709 or email: exesurvivors@gmail.com
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Friendly help and support with rehabilitation. Pass on your survival tips. Refreshment provided. For more information, please contact Len Worsfold on 01395 279709 or email: exesurvivors@gmail.com
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Teeny Tots

Stories and songs for toddlers accompanied by a parent/carer.
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Stories and songs for toddlers accompanied by a parent/carer.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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The Really Wild Learning Show

Come and meet the animals, hear about their naughty personalities, handle and touch creatures from the wild! Limited space book early to avoid that disappointment! Contact the library for more information 01392 252783
Date: 22 August 2018
Time: 9:00 - 12:00
Description: Come and meet the animals, hear about their naughty personalities, handle and touch creatures from the wild! Limited space book early to avoid that disappointment! Contact the library for more information 01392 252783
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.50
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Baby Bounce & Rhyme

For children under 3 and their carers. Join with traditional and new rhymes and songs. Free but donations welcome.
Date: 23 August 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: For children under 3 and their carers. Join with traditional and new rhymes and songs. Free but donations welcome.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Mischief Maker Create A Comic Book Character

Discover what make a good comic book character and design your own. The workshop will cover character design and drawing tips, as well as creative writing exercises to unlock the personality o the creations.
Date: 23 August 2018
Time: 15:00 - 16:00
Description: Discover what make a good comic book character and design your own. The workshop will cover character design and drawing tips, as well as creative writing exercises to unlock the personality o the creations.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Summer reading Challenge

Mischief Maker Create A Comic Book Character Workshop

Discover what makes a good comic book character and desing your own.
Date: 23 August 2018
Time: 9:30 - 10:30
Description: Discover what makes a good comic book character and desing your own.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge

Mischief Maker Create A Comic Book Character Workshop

Discover what makes a good comic book character and design your own.
Date: 23 August 2018
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Discover what makes a good comic book character and design your own.
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge