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Cancellation of events

In line with the Prime Minister's speech on Monday 23rd March and to keep our staff, volunteers and customers safe and healthy, events in our libraries are cancelled. We may be running some activities online, so please check with your local library to see what's on.

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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: 22 April 2020
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: All
Cost: £3.50
Theme:

Disney Heroes card swap (every Saturday)

Swap your unwanted cards and make new friends.
Date: 25 April 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Swap your unwanted cards and make new friends.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Social

Lego Club (every Saturday)

Get creative at our Lego Club.
Date: 25 April 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Get creative at our Lego Club.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Crafts and making

ONLINE Storytime

Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Storytime" />
Date: 25 April 2020
Time: 14:00 - 14:30
Description: Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Storytime
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Saturday story time (every Saturday)

Come and listen to stories for the under 5s.
Date: 25 April 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Come and listen to stories for the under 5s.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Books and poetry

ONLINE Bounce and Rhyme

Join us for an online only bounce and rhyme session, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Bounce and Rhyme" />
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 13:30 - 14:00
Description: Join us for an online only bounce and rhyme session, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Bounce and Rhyme
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

ONLINE Storytime

Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Storytime" />
Date: 26 April 2020
Time: 14:30 - 14:00
Description: Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Storytime
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Computer help (every Tuesday)

Friendly computer help from our volunteer. Book a time or drop in.
Date: 28 April 2020
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Friendly computer help from our volunteer. Book a time or drop in.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: I.T.

Beginner's Art Workshop

Wednesday 29 April 2020 1.30 - 3.00pm In this session Jean Leadbeater will guide you step by step to create a Sunny Spring Scene using felt tips and ballpoint pens. You will need to bring your own watercolour paper and felt tip pens. £4 per person, sign up in the library.
Date: 29 April 2020
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Description: Wednesday 29 April 2020 1.30 - 3.00pm In this session Jean Leadbeater will guide you step by step to create a Sunny Spring Scene using felt tips and ballpoint pens. You will need to bring your own watercolour paper and felt tip pens. £4 per person, sign up in the library.
Audience: All
Cost: £4.00
Theme:

Online Book Group (April): Funny, You Don't Look Autistic

Join us this April for our first ever online book group! Borrow a copy of Funny, You Don't Look Autistic by Michael McCreary from our Libby or Overdrive app, and have three weeks to read along with us, joining in with the discussions posted in the event page. This book is the current title chosen by the Big Library Read - this means there will be an unlimited number of copies to access between 30th March and 13th April. So, nobody misses out! For more information about how the book group works, please go to https://www.facebook.com/events/559018904742505/
Date: 30 April 2020
Time: 9:00 - 18:00
Description: Join us this April for our first ever online book group! Borrow a copy of Funny, You Don't Look Autistic by Michael McCreary from our Libby or Overdrive app, and have three weeks to read along with us, joining in with the discussions posted in the event page. This book is the current title chosen by the Big Library Read - this means there will be an unlimited number of copies to access between 30th March and 13th April. So, nobody misses out! For more information about how the book group works, please go to https://www.facebook.com/events/559018904742505/
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Reading

ONLINE Storytime

Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Storytime" />
Date: 02 May 2020
Time: 14:00 - 14:30
Description: Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Storytime
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

ONLINE Bounce and Rhyme

Join us for an online only bounce and rhyme session, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Bounce and Rhyme" />
Date: 03 May 2020
Time: 13:30 - 14:00
Description: Join us for an online only bounce and rhyme session, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Bounce and Rhyme
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

ONLINE Storytime

Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Storytime" />
Date: 03 May 2020
Time: 13:30 - 14:00
Description: Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Storytime
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

ONLINE Storytime

Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Storytime" />
Date: 09 May 2020
Time: 14:00 - 14:30
Description: Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Storytime
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

ONLINE Bounce and Rhyme

Join us for an online only bounce and rhyme session, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Bounce and Rhyme" />
Date: 10 May 2020
Time: 13:30 - 14:00
Description: Join us for an online only bounce and rhyme session, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Bounce and Rhyme
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

ONLINE Storytime

Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: <a href=Storytime" />
Date: 10 May 2020
Time: 13:30 - 14:00
Description: Cuddle up with your little ones for an online only storytime, live from the Exeter Library Facebook account. Login to Facebook and go to the library’s Facebook page or click this link: Storytime
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Memory cafe (monthly)

Social drop-in group for people with memory problems and their carers, to enjoy a social time with people in a similar situation.
Date: 11 May 2020
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Social drop-in group for people with memory problems and their carers, to enjoy a social time with people in a similar situation.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Social

VIP reading group (monthly)

Reading group for visually impaired people. Hear about, discuss and select audio books to take home.
Date: 11 May 2020
Time: 17:30 - 19:00
Description: Reading group for visually impaired people. Hear about, discuss and select audio books to take home.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Books & poetry

Cancelled Until Further Notice - After School Raspberry Pi & Coding Club

Understand coding whilst having fun. Drink and biscuits provided together with appropriate equipment. Every other Wednesday.
Date: 13 May 2020
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
Theme:

Further and beyond the ancestry of fairytale - CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Part of Chris Brooks' series of talks on the history and evolution of folklore and fairy tales. This talk will examine whether these universal and enduring tales have been solely dispersed over time and vast distances by travelling storytellers or do they spontaneously arise from the deep well of the human unconscious? Please book online at http://www.chrisbrooksunlimited.uk/talks/
Date: 14 May 2020
Time: 19:30 - 21:00
Description: Part of Chris Brooks' series of talks on the history and evolution of folklore and fairy tales. This talk will examine whether these universal and enduring tales have been solely dispersed over time and vast distances by travelling storytellers or do they spontaneously arise from the deep well of the human unconscious? Please book online at http://www.chrisbrooksunlimited.uk/talks/
Audience: Adult
Cost: £4.00
Theme: Stories in the Library