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Artificial Intelligence Talk with Q & A

Science in the Library presents a talk on should we be scared of Artificial Intelligence? What’s behind this technology and what are the risks and benefits? presented by (Paul) Leigh Edwards £3 - Contact library to secure your seat 01392 407061 stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Date: 07 January 2020
Time: 19:30 - 21:30
Description: Science in the Library presents a talk on should we be scared of Artificial Intelligence? What’s behind this technology and what are the risks and benefits? presented by (Paul) Leigh Edwards £3 - Contact library to secure your seat 01392 407061 stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: Adult
Cost: £3.00
Theme: Science in the Library

Owls in the Library 2

Meet Torbay Owls & Company's incredible birds of prey in the Library. Learn about their natural habitats and life in captivity, their diets and breeding, rescue and training. Drop in.
Date: 08 January 2020
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: Meet Torbay Owls & Company's incredible birds of prey in the Library. Learn about their natural habitats and life in captivity, their diets and breeding, rescue and training. Drop in.
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme:

Amy from Dogs Trust

If you're in a position to look after a dog they can be wonderful companions and a boost for your physical and mental well being. Learn more about what adopting a dog might include at this talk with Amy from the Dogs Trust.
Date: 11 January 2020
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Description: If you're in a position to look after a dog they can be wonderful companions and a boost for your physical and mental well being. Learn more about what adopting a dog might include at this talk with Amy from the Dogs Trust.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

The Joy of Writing

An uplifting talk on the power of writing to help improve our mood. Diaries, poems or blogs, it all counts as long as you're putting pen to paper or fingers on a keyboard; getting our thoughts or ideas down on paper can be therapeutic.
Date: 14 January 2020
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Description: An uplifting talk on the power of writing to help improve our mood. Diaries, poems or blogs, it all counts as long as you're putting pen to paper or fingers on a keyboard; getting our thoughts or ideas down on paper can be therapeutic.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Active Life, Active Mind

Human Crossings - 9 stories about refugees

Join the makers of the book 'Human Crossings' for a night of personal stories and discussion. £1 or more suggested donation entry. The book will be on sale on the night at £10
Date: 16 January 2020
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Description: Join the makers of the book 'Human Crossings' for a night of personal stories and discussion. £1 or more suggested donation entry. The book will be on sale on the night at £10
Audience: All
Cost: Please see event description
Theme: Real Stories at the Library

Bird Migration and Ringing Display

Information boards and demonstrations by Julia Springett about the research conducted at Slapton Ley Field Centre. Drop in.
Date: 25 January 2020
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description: Information boards and demonstrations by Julia Springett about the research conducted at Slapton Ley Field Centre. Drop in.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

St Thomas Local History Day

The ever popular Free St Thomas Local History day is back! Now in its sixth year we are opening up the doors to anyone who would like to exhibit there own collections of anything connected to the history of St Thomas. If you have items of antiquary, a photo collection, postcards, news clippings or anything of any aspect of St Thomas history and would like to display and talk to people about them please contact the library to book your space. We are limited in space but it is free to book. Come along on the day and talk to the experts and perhaps bring your own stories and photos to show them! St Thomas Library - Church Rd - Exeter - EX2 9AZ - 01392 407061
Date: 26 January 2020
Time: 11:00 - 15:00
Description: The ever popular Free St Thomas Local History day is back! Now in its sixth year we are opening up the doors to anyone who would like to exhibit there own collections of anything connected to the history of St Thomas. If you have items of antiquary, a photo collection, postcards, news clippings or anything of any aspect of St Thomas history and would like to display and talk to people about them please contact the library to book your space. We are limited in space but it is free to book. Come along on the day and talk to the experts and perhaps bring your own stories and photos to show them! St Thomas Library - Church Rd - Exeter - EX2 9AZ - 01392 407061
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: History in the Library

Invasive Aliens Natural History Talk with Dan Eatherley

BBC Wildlife writer and consultant Dan Eatherley talks about animals that have made it here from over there. £2 7.30pm please book ahead Contact the library 01392 407061 stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Date: 28 January 2020
Time: 19:30 - 20:30
Description: BBC Wildlife writer and consultant Dan Eatherley talks about animals that have made it here from over there. £2 7.30pm please book ahead Contact the library 01392 407061 stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Natural History at the Library

Tracey Elliot-Reep (BLAST EVENT)

Worldwide Horse Riding Adventures with international author and wildlife photographer Tracey Elliot-Reep. At the Whisky Distillery, Old Town Hall, Bovey Tracey. Tickets £5.00 pp
Date: 29 January 2020
Time: 19:30 - 22:00
Description: Worldwide Horse Riding Adventures with international author and wildlife photographer Tracey Elliot-Reep. At the Whisky Distillery, Old Town Hall, Bovey Tracey. Tickets £5.00 pp
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme:

Author Talk: Justin Newland - the Coronation

The Great Enlightenment: Is This How It was Meant to Be? 7.30–9.00P.M. THURSDAY 30TH JANUARY In this illustrated talk, Somerset novelist Justin Newland will explore the secret history of the event that shaped the modern world – the Industrial Revolution ¬– and how this inspired his latest novel, The Coronation. Justin writes history with a supernatural twist. St Thomas Library 35, Church Street, Exeter EX2 9AZ Tickets cost £2.00. Book at the Library Reception or telephone 01392 407 061.
Date: 30 January 2020
Time: 19:30 - 21:00
Description: The Great Enlightenment: Is This How It was Meant to Be? 7.30–9.00P.M. THURSDAY 30TH JANUARY In this illustrated talk, Somerset novelist Justin Newland will explore the secret history of the event that shaped the modern world – the Industrial Revolution ¬– and how this inspired his latest novel, The Coronation. Justin writes history with a supernatural twist. St Thomas Library 35, Church Street, Exeter EX2 9AZ Tickets cost £2.00. Book at the Library Reception or telephone 01392 407 061.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £2.00
Theme: St Thomas Library Author Talks