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Story Time Special
Come and hear a story, sing some songs, catch some bubbles and do a craft :) £1 donation welcome
Date: 22 August 2022
Time: 11:00 - 11:45
Description: Come and hear a story, sing some songs, catch some bubbles and do a craft :) £1 donation welcome
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:
Lego Club - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> A creative drop-in session for children to make and build with LEGO at the library, with over 1000 bricks to play with! Play official LEGO games, take on some of our fun design challenges, and socialise with other budding builders! <p> </p> <p> </p> No booking necessary, just pop along on the day.</p> <p>Suitable for children aged 5+ and their parents/guardians. </p> <p> </p>
Date: 20 August 2022
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Description:

A creative drop-in session for children to make and build with LEGO at the library, with over 1000 bricks to play with! Play official LEGO games, take on some of our fun design challenges, and socialise with other budding builders!

No booking necessary, just pop along on the day.

Suitable for children aged 5+ and their parents/guardians.

Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Lego
Lego Club at Exmouth Library
Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to join Lego Club! Every Saturday at Exmouth Library we host a morning of Lego fun! Take part in one of our challenges or get creative with those bricks! It's completely free with no need to book and all ages are welcome.
Date: 20 August 2022
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to join Lego Club! Every Saturday at Exmouth Library we host a morning of Lego fun! Take part in one of our challenges or get creative with those bricks! It's completely free with no need to book and all ages are welcome.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:
Build a Lego Robot
Use your imagination to build a multi coloured robot. Choose from the zillions of Lego pieces we have in our boxes! Donations welcome :)
Date: 20 August 2022
Time: 10:30 - 12:15
Description: Use your imagination to build a multi coloured robot. Choose from the zillions of Lego pieces we have in our boxes! Donations welcome :)
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge
Brick Ideas Gadget Making Workshop at Exeter Library
Build your own Lego gadgets at this Brick Ideas workshop.</br> Build a gadget to climb a pole, a drawing gadget or even a Lego catapult!</br></br> <b>2 session available:</br> 10:00 - 12:00pm</br> 14:00 - 16:00pm</b></br></br> Tickets are £3 and can be purchased at Exeter Library.</br> Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult.</br> Adults do not need to purchase an extra ticket.</br></br>
Date: 20 August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Description: Build your own Lego gadgets at this Brick Ideas workshop.
Build a gadget to climb a pole, a drawing gadget or even a Lego catapult!

2 session available:
10:00 - 12:00pm
14:00 - 16:00pm


Tickets are £3 and can be purchased at Exeter Library.
Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult.
Adults do not need to purchase an extra ticket.

Audience: Child
Cost: £3.00
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge
Bounce & Rhyme - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> Bring in your little ones for music, nursery rhymes and to make friends! Suitable for children under 5. <p> </p> Booking is essential and is now online through Eventbrite. Slots become available at 12pm, 7 days before each session from here: bit.ly/NAeventbrite <p> </p> <p> </p>
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description:

Bring in your little ones for music, nursery rhymes and to make friends! Suitable for children under 5.

Booking is essential and is now online through Eventbrite. Slots become available at 12pm, 7 days before each session from here: bit.ly/NAeventbrite

Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Music
Knit and Natter - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> Come along with your knitting projects or get started on a new one. Have a good natter with other knitters! <p> </p> Booking is required to attend, please do contact us in advance to secure your free place.<p> </p> <p> </p>
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description:

Come along with your knitting projects or get started on a new one. Have a good natter with other knitters!

Booking is required to attend, please do contact us in advance to secure your free place.

Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Arts & Crafts/Socialising
Baby Self-weigh Station - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> We are one of 16 Devon Libraries now providing free drop-in self-weigh facilities! The scales are self service and really easy to use. <p> </p> Please note: Bounce and Rhyme runs from 10:00-10:30am, you are welcome to use the facilities at this time but it may be a bit busy in the library! <p> </p> <p> </p>
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 9:30 - 11:30
Description:

We are one of 16 Devon Libraries now providing free drop-in self-weigh facilities! The scales are self service and really easy to use.

Please note: Bounce and Rhyme runs from 10:00-10:30am, you are welcome to use the facilities at this time but it may be a bit busy in the library!

Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Health and wellbeing
Super Science Session
Simple fun experiments with Rachel. Making and Creating with science. Will be outside, weather permitting. Old clothes recommended! Suitable for 7 - 9 year olds. Spaces limited so get your ticket now to secure your place.
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 15:00 - 16:00
Description: Simple fun experiments with Rachel. Making and Creating with science. Will be outside, weather permitting. Old clothes recommended! Suitable for 7 - 9 year olds. Spaces limited so get your ticket now to secure your place.
Audience: Child
Cost: 50p
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge
Art and Crafts - Newton Abbot
<p> </p>This week, the focus is on FLIGHT: create and fly a parachute! <p> </p> A free Arts and crafts drop-in session with free lunch provided for families and the chance to record a book review for radio broadcast! Sessions are suitable for families with children aged 3+. <p> </p>This is hosted by Sound Art Radio, as part of Devon County Council's Holiday Activities and Food Programme (HAF). <p> </p> Suitable for children ages 3+ <p> </p> <p> </p>
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 11:00 - 15:00
Description:

This week, the focus is on FLIGHT: create and fly a parachute!

A free Arts and crafts drop-in session with free lunch provided for families and the chance to record a book review for radio broadcast! Sessions are suitable for families with children aged 3+.

This is hosted by Sound Art Radio, as part of Devon County Council's Holiday Activities and Food Programme (HAF).

Suitable for children ages 3+

Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge
Brio Play Session - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> Looking for an indoor summer activity for your little one? Come and build an epic BRIO track in our new free play sessions for children. <p> </p> Running every Friday in August, 11am-1pm, meet other parents in our spacious Railway Studies Library, and enjoy building the biggest BRIO railway track you can! <p> </p> The sessions are free to attend, just drop in to the Railway Studies Library on the day. Lift to the first floor available and delicious café onsite. <p> </p> Please note: parental supervision is required during the play sessions. Recommended age 18+ months. <p> </p> <p> </p>
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description:

Looking for an indoor summer activity for your little one? Come and build an epic BRIO track in our new free play sessions for children.

Running every Friday in August, 11am-1pm, meet other parents in our spacious Railway Studies Library, and enjoy building the biggest BRIO railway track you can!

The sessions are free to attend, just drop in to the Railway Studies Library on the day. Lift to the first floor available and delicious café onsite.

Please note: parental supervision is required during the play sessions. Recommended age 18+ months.

Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Railways
Sciencedipity Air Pressure Workshop at Exeter Library
Take part in air pressure demonstrations and make an air powered car to race and keep with Sciencedipity!</br></br> <b>3 sessions available:</br> 10:00 - 11:00pm</br> 12:00 - 13:00pm</br> 14:00 - 15:00</b></br></br> Tickets are £7 and can be purchased at Exeter Library.</br> Alternatively tickets can be purchased over the phone on 01392 407027</br></br>
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 15:00
Description: Take part in air pressure demonstrations and make an air powered car to race and keep with Sciencedipity!

3 sessions available:
10:00 - 11:00pm
12:00 - 13:00pm
14:00 - 15:00


Tickets are £7 and can be purchased at Exeter Library.
Alternatively tickets can be purchased over the phone on 01392 407027

Audience: Child
Cost: £7.00
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge
Thursday Bounce and Rhyme at St Thomas Library - Session 1
Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 10:00 for a children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Date: 18 August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 10:00 for a children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Fun for Little Ones!
Thursday Bounce and Rhyme at St Thomas Library - Session 2
Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 11:30 for our second children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Date: 18 August 2022
Time: 11:30 - 12:00
Description: Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 11:30 for our second children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Fun for Little Ones!
Story and Book Making Workshop - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> The perfect event for young budding writers! Get started with a story and creative writing workshop, then design your own scrapbook to take home. <p> </p> This is a free session, suitable for children aged 6+. Book your free place at bit.ly/NAeventbrite <p> </p><p> </p>
Date: 18 August 2022
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description:

The perfect event for young budding writers! Get started with a story and creative writing workshop, then design your own scrapbook to take home.

This is a free session, suitable for children aged 6+. Book your free place at bit.ly/NAeventbrite

Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Book Making
Bounce and Rhyme at Exmouth Library (Babies)
Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Date: 18 August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:
Bounce and Rhyme at Exmouth Library (Toddlers)
Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Date: 18 August 2022
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: Come and join us for our Bounce & Rhyme session to sing your favourite nursery rhymes. Free event. No need to book. Location: Exmouth Library, 40 Exeter Road, EX8 1PS.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:
Bounce and Rhyme Sessions at Exeter Library
<img src='https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FSZCQ3wXIAEVmrj?format=jpg&name=4096x4096' alt=''></br></br> Enjoy songs and rhymes in our 30 minute sessions for babies and toddlers in the Children's Library.</br></br>
Date: 18 August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 11:30
Description:

Enjoy songs and rhymes in our 30 minute sessions for babies and toddlers in the Children's Library.

Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:
Bounce & Rhyme - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> Bring in your little ones for music, nursery rhymes and to make friends! Suitable for children under 5.<p> </p> Booking is essential and is now online through Eventbrite. Slots become available at 12pm, 7 days before each session here: bit.ly/NAeventbrite <p> </p> <p> </p>
Date: 17 August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description:

Bring in your little ones for music, nursery rhymes and to make friends! Suitable for children under 5.

Booking is essential and is now online through Eventbrite. Slots become available at 12pm, 7 days before each session here: bit.ly/NAeventbrite

Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Music
Baby Self-weigh Station - Newton Abbot
<p> </p> We are one of 16 Devon Libraries now providing free drop-in self-weigh facilities! The scales are self service and really easy to use. <p> </p>Please note: Bounce and Rhyme runs from 10:00-10:30am, you are welcome to use the facilities at this time but it may be a bit busy in the library! <p> </p><p> </p>
Date: 17 August 2022
Time: 9:30 - 11:30
Description:

We are one of 16 Devon Libraries now providing free drop-in self-weigh facilities! The scales are self service and really easy to use.

Please note: Bounce and Rhyme runs from 10:00-10:30am, you are welcome to use the facilities at this time but it may be a bit busy in the library!

Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Health and wellbeing

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