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Town Trail
A trail round South Molton town searching for letters in shop windows. If you return your completed sheet you will be entered into a prize draw. Collect sheets from the library for 10p; it's available to have a go all summer, please return sheets before 10/09/2022 to be entered into the prize draw.
Date: 03 August 2022
Time: 9:00 - 17:00
Description: A trail round South Molton town searching for letters in shop windows. If you return your completed sheet you will be entered into a prize draw. Collect sheets from the library for 10p; it's available to have a go all summer, please return sheets before 10/09/2022 to be entered into the prize draw.
Audience: All
Cost: Please see event description
Theme: #search #trail #treasurehunt #activity #town
Tech Troubles? South Molton
Are you confused with a new phone, tablet or laptop. Do you have questions about how to send an email, fill out an online form and are wondering what exactly are cookies? Then please book an appointment with our friendly and knowledgeable volunteer who will aim to help set your tech troubles at bay. Meeting every Tuesday from 2pm. Speak to staff to book.
Date: 02 August 2022
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Are you confused with a new phone, tablet or laptop. Do you have questions about how to send an email, fill out an online form and are wondering what exactly are cookies? Then please book an appointment with our friendly and knowledgeable volunteer who will aim to help set your tech troubles at bay. Meeting every Tuesday from 2pm. Speak to staff to book.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Gadget help
Shipwreck Sam
Boo to a Goose Theatre company present Shipwreck Sam. A show suitable for 4-10 year olds and their families
Date: 02 August 2022
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Description: Boo to a Goose Theatre company present Shipwreck Sam. A show suitable for 4-10 year olds and their families
Audience: Child
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Summer Events
Lego Club South Molton
Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to come along to Lego Club! Every Saturday at South Molton 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: 30 July 2022
Time: 9:30 - 12:30
Description: Do you love Lego? Yes?! Then you need to come along to Lego Club! Every Saturday at South Molton 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
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Bounce and Rhyme
Bounce and Rhyme is restarting! Every Tuesday from 10-10.30am, starting Tuesday the 2nd of November, bring your baby along for a fun, free singalong session here at Dartmouth Library.
Date: 26 July 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Bounce and Rhyme is restarting! Every Tuesday from 10-10.30am, starting Tuesday the 2nd of November, bring your baby along for a fun, free singalong session here at Dartmouth Library.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Bounce and Rhyme South Molton
Every Tuesday morning bring along your toddler or baby for a fun session to learn and enjoy rhymes old and new! A chance to meet other parents and carers. Free, no need to book.
Date: 26 July 2022
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Every Tuesday morning bring along your toddler or baby for a fun session to learn and enjoy rhymes old and new! A chance to meet other parents and carers. Free, no need to book.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Gadgeteers Summer Craft Activities
We are going to make Rocking Robots and Fizzy Volcanoes at our Gadgeteers Craft Activity. There is also a Gadgeteers Character Trail around the Library to find all the characters and their names.
Date: 26 July 2022
Time: 10:45 - 12:45
Description: We are going to make Rocking Robots and Fizzy Volcanoes at our Gadgeteers Craft Activity. There is also a Gadgeteers Character Trail around the Library to find all the characters and their names.
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.00
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Dartmouth Library Book Club
Meeting on the 3rd Thursday of each month. If you feel “Stuck in a rut” with your book choices we hope to introduce you to new authors and broaden your reading experience. For enthusiastic readers.
Date: 21 July 2022
Time: 17:00 - 18:00
Description: Meeting on the 3rd Thursday of each month. If you feel “Stuck in a rut” with your book choices we hope to introduce you to new authors and broaden your reading experience. For enthusiastic readers.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Summer Reading Challenge at Torrington Library
The Summer Reading Challenge, presented by The Reading Agency, is delivered in partnership with public libraries and funded by Arts Council England. The Challenge encourages children aged 4 to 11 to enjoy the benefits of reading for pleasure over the summer holidays, providing lots of fun as well as helping to prevent the summer reading ‘dip’. Can you read 6 books over summer? 📚 📚 This year’s theme is Gadgeteers, created in partnership with Science Museum Group. Pick up your Gadgeteers collector poster at Torrington Library.
Date: 12 July 2022
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Description: The Summer Reading Challenge, presented by The Reading Agency, is delivered in partnership with public libraries and funded by Arts Council England. The Challenge encourages children aged 4 to 11 to enjoy the benefits of reading for pleasure over the summer holidays, providing lots of fun as well as helping to prevent the summer reading ‘dip’. Can you read 6 books over summer? 📚 📚 This year’s theme is Gadgeteers, created in partnership with Science Museum Group. Pick up your Gadgeteers collector poster at Torrington Library.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:
Gadgeteers Summer Reading Challenge 2022
Saturday 9 July - Friday 10 September. Join the Gadgeteers for the Summer Reading Challenge. Pick up your starter pack from the library, read 6 books by the end of the school holidays, collect stickers as you go and receive a certificate when you complete the challenge.  A Gadgeteers Hunt will also be available to complete within the library. Suitable for children aged 4-11 No booking necessary, just drop in. 
Date: 09 July 2022
Time: 9:00 - 13:00
Description: Saturday 9 July - Friday 10 September. Join the Gadgeteers for the Summer Reading Challenge. Pick up your starter pack from the library, read 6 books by the end of the school holidays, collect stickers as you go and receive a certificate when you complete the challenge.  A Gadgeteers Hunt will also be available to complete within the library. Suitable for children aged 4-11 No booking necessary, just drop in. 
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge
Summer Reading Challenge at Torrington Library
The Summer Reading Challenge, presented by The Reading Agency, is delivered in partnership with public libraries and funded by Arts Council England. The Challenge encourages children aged 4 to 11 to enjoy the benefits of reading for pleasure over the summer holidays, providing lots of fun as well as helping to prevent the summer reading ‘dip’. Can you read 6 books over summer? 📚 📚 This year’s theme is Gadgeteers, created in partnership with Science Museum Group. Pick up your Gadgeteers collector poster at Torrington Library. We also have lots of events going on, please ask for details. summerreadingchallenge.org.uk
Date: 09 July 2022
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Description: The Summer Reading Challenge, presented by The Reading Agency, is delivered in partnership with public libraries and funded by Arts Council England. The Challenge encourages children aged 4 to 11 to enjoy the benefits of reading for pleasure over the summer holidays, providing lots of fun as well as helping to prevent the summer reading ‘dip’. Can you read 6 books over summer? 📚 📚 This year’s theme is Gadgeteers, created in partnership with Science Museum Group. Pick up your Gadgeteers collector poster at Torrington Library. We also have lots of events going on, please ask for details. summerreadingchallenge.org.uk
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:
Talks in Feel Good Fortnight - Karen Hedges
Talks in Feel Good Fortnight -Karen Hedges talks about the stars in the night sky. Contact us to book - 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message us
Date: 08 July 2022
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Description: Talks in Feel Good Fortnight -Karen Hedges talks about the stars in the night sky. Contact us to book - 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message us
Audience: Adult
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Feel Good Fortnight
Jane Corry Author Talk
If you would like to book a ticket to this event please contact Ottery Library on 01404 813838 or ottery.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Date: 01 July 2022
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: If you would like to book a ticket to this event please contact Ottery Library on 01404 813838 or ottery.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme:
Art Exhibition - Ivan Pollard & Bill Bromfield
Enjoy this free exhibition of watercolours & acrylics & meet the artists Ivan Pollard & Bill Bromfield in the foyer. Runs 23 - 25 June
Date: 23 June 2022
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Description: Enjoy this free exhibition of watercolours & acrylics & meet the artists Ivan Pollard & Bill Bromfield in the foyer. Runs 23 - 25 June
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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IT Quick Fixes
Our expert volunteer John offers quick fix advice for your devices: phones, tablets and laptops. No need to book but please be prepared to wait.
Date: 13 June 2022
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Our expert volunteer John offers quick fix advice for your devices: phones, tablets and laptops. No need to book but please be prepared to wait.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Digital
Songs and Stories
Come and join us for Stories and Songs every Friday. Listen to a story, sing some songs and rhymes and maybe even have a little dance!. Free event, no need to book. Location: Sidmouth Library Blackmore Drive Ex10 8LA
Date: 10 June 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come and join us for Stories and Songs every Friday. Listen to a story, sing some songs and rhymes and maybe even have a little dance!. Free event, no need to book. Location: Sidmouth Library Blackmore Drive Ex10 8LA
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Fun and Wellbeing
Lego Club
Join us in the children's library for some building fun with Lego for all the family. We have lots of new Lego. All you need to bring is your ideas! Lego Club happens every other Saturday morning.
Date: 14 May 2022
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Join us in the children's library for some building fun with Lego for all the family. We have lots of new Lego. All you need to bring is your ideas! Lego Club happens every other Saturday morning.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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"Shipwreck Sam" - a Boo to a Goose Children's Show at Budleigh Salterton Library, Station Road, Budleigh Salterton EX9 6RH
Shipwreck Sam is a fun and colourful show perfect for children aged 4 - 10 and their families. Tickets cost £3 per child with ONE FREE ADULT ENTRY per child. Tickets available from the library in person, or phone 01395 443245 or email budleigh.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk to reserve your place. Doors open at 10:15 on 19th April
Date: 19 April 2022
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Shipwreck Sam is a fun and colourful show perfect for children aged 4 - 10 and their families. Tickets cost £3 per child with ONE FREE ADULT ENTRY per child. Tickets available from the library in person, or phone 01395 443245 or email budleigh.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk to reserve your place. Doors open at 10:15 on 19th April
Audience: Child
Cost: £3.00
Theme: Pirates!
Creative Writing Group South Molton
A small, friendly group which welcomes new writers. Please message col.and.sue.smith@gmail.com for more information.
Date: 11 March 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: A small, friendly group which welcomes new writers. Please message col.and.sue.smith@gmail.com for more information.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Writing Group
Lego Club
Drop-in every Saturday to create and display models in the children's library. All Lego provided.
Date: 12 February 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Drop-in every Saturday to create and display models in the children's library. All Lego provided.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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