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The Lost Librarian

Can you help find our missing Librarian? Rumour has it there are clues hidden within the libraries, each one taking you a step closer to discovering a secret treasure of Exeter... See what you can find amongst the bookshelves at Exeter Library, St Thomas and Topsham Library. Get hands on with hacked technology and bespoke designs to solve this mystery. Find the clues, solve the puzzles and unlock the story of Exeter's Lost Librarian! Created by Bristol based duo, creative technologist Kyle Hirani and artist, Elizabeth Johnson, this event is part of #LibrariesEvolve programme supported using public funding by Arts Council England in assocaition with Matt Gibbs and Talespinners, with character Illustrations by Rebecca Hahner. Free drop-in event from Monday 1st April until Tuesday 30th April 2019. No need to book, just come along!
Date: 01 April 2019
Time: 14:00 - 8:00
Description: Can you help find our missing Librarian? Rumour has it there are clues hidden within the libraries, each one taking you a step closer to discovering a secret treasure of Exeter... See what you can find amongst the bookshelves at Exeter Library, St Thomas and Topsham Library. Get hands on with hacked technology and bespoke designs to solve this mystery. Find the clues, solve the puzzles and unlock the story of Exeter's Lost Librarian! Created by Bristol based duo, creative technologist Kyle Hirani and artist, Elizabeth Johnson, this event is part of #LibrariesEvolve programme supported using public funding by Arts Council England in assocaition with Matt Gibbs and Talespinners, with character Illustrations by Rebecca Hahner. Free drop-in event from Monday 1st April until Tuesday 30th April 2019. No need to book, just come along!
Audience: Teen
Cost: Free
Theme:

Tea and IT in Association with Devon Age UK

Bring your tablet, phone or device and receive help and guidance from a Devon IT Champion. Refreshments Provided. Suggested donation £3 group session £7 one to one session
Date: 11 April 2019
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Description: Bring your tablet, phone or device and receive help and guidance from a Devon IT Champion. Refreshments Provided. Suggested donation £3 group session £7 one to one session
Audience: Senior
Cost: £3.00
Theme: Devon Age UK

Computer Assistance

Assistance with technology for those needing extra help. One to One sessions. To book please call 01271 318780 or come in to the library
Date: 17 April 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Assistance with technology for those needing extra help. One to One sessions. To book please call 01271 318780 or come in to the library
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: 24 April 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
Theme:

Help with IT, Laptops and Phones

On Wednesday mornings we have three one-hour slots where you can get one-on-one help with technology, such as computers, laptops, tablets and phones. These sessions are free, but booking is essential. Please call Teignmouth Library on 01626 774646, or talk to a member staff in person.
Date: 24 April 2019
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: On Wednesday mornings we have three one-hour slots where you can get one-on-one help with technology, such as computers, laptops, tablets and phones. These sessions are free, but booking is essential. Please call Teignmouth Library on 01626 774646, or talk to a member staff in person.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

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 April 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 April 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:

LEGO Robot Wars

In this incredible two-hour workshop, teams of four will build their own LEGO robots to compete in an epic robot battle. Let the battle commence! For 8 years plus and adults are very welcome to join in the fun. Tickets £5 per person for anyone 8+ (adults who are taking part need a ticket), and are available from the library desk or by calling 01803 659945 or emailing totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk.
Date: 27 April 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: In this incredible two-hour workshop, teams of four will build their own LEGO robots to compete in an epic robot battle. Let the battle commence! For 8 years plus and adults are very welcome to join in the fun. Tickets £5 per person for anyone 8+ (adults who are taking part need a ticket), and are available from the library desk or by calling 01803 659945 or emailing totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk.
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme:

After School Raspberry Pi & Coding Club

Understand coding whilst having fun. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment. Every other Wednesday.
Date: 01 May 2019
Time: 15:45 - 16:30
Description: Understand coding whilst having fun. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment. Every other Wednesday.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

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: 01 May 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
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: 01 May 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:

Raspberry Pi Club

Understand coding in a social setting. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment. Every other Wednesday.
Date: 01 May 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:

Frauds & Scams Awareness

Date: 02 May 2019
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: "If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is." Free refreshments provided. For more information or to book call Drink Wise Age Well on 08003047034 or book via Seaton Library.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Crediton Library CoderDojo

Crediton Library’s CoderDojo is a free monthly coding and digital making club for young people aged 7 – 17. Come and explore technology and learn to code in a fun, relaxed environment. If you are under 13 years of age please bring an adult with you to the club. To book please follow this link https://bit.ly/2SMHy2h to the Crediton event on the CoderDojo website.
Date: 03 May 2019
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Description: Crediton Library’s CoderDojo is a free monthly coding and digital making club for young people aged 7 – 17. Come and explore technology and learn to code in a fun, relaxed environment. If you are under 13 years of age please bring an adult with you to the club. To book please follow this link https://bit.ly/2SMHy2h to the Crediton event on the CoderDojo website.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Exeter Raspberry Jam

The Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized computer that has infinite possibilities. On the first Saturday of every month, come along and get involved with this session run by 2.times do. This is a drop-in event, no booking required. For further information visit the contact form at <a href=2timesdo.co.uk" />
Date: 04 May 2019
Time: 11:30 - 13:30
Description: The Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized computer that has infinite possibilities. On the first Saturday of every month, come along and get involved with this session run by 2.times do. This is a drop-in event, no booking required. For further information visit the contact form at 2timesdo.co.uk
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Gadget Day

Every first Monday of the month staff will be on hand for one to one support located in the Business and Information Hub area of the library. Bring along your tablet, smart phone or e-Reader and get help using your device. Find out about our e-book service and get help downloading a free e-book to your device. This is a drop in session and 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. *Please note if the first Monday falls on a Bank Holiday, the session will take place the following week.
Date: 06 May 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Every first Monday of the month staff will be on hand for one to one support located in the Business and Information Hub area of the library. Bring along your tablet, smart phone or e-Reader and get help using your device. Find out about our e-book service and get help downloading a free e-book to your device. This is a drop in session and 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. *Please note if the first Monday falls on a Bank Holiday, the session will take place the following week.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

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: 08 May 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
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: 08 May 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:

Computer Workshop

Over two Monday sessions (13th & 20th May) this free course run by Elite Training covers many topics including using the internet, email, social media, & technology. Speak to a member of library staff to sign up.
Date: 13 May 2019
Time: 13:00 - 15:30
Description: Over two Monday sessions (13th & 20th May) this free course run by Elite Training covers many topics including using the internet, email, social media, & technology. Speak to a member of library staff to sign up.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: