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Evening Book Club
An informal, friendly meeting where we talk about our chosen book and share recommendations for a good read. Bimonthly on Friday evening, presently being held online. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details.
Date: 05 November 2021
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Description: An informal, friendly meeting where we talk about our chosen book and share recommendations for a good read. Bimonthly on Friday evening, presently being held online. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Free Legal Clinic
Kingsbridge Library every second Tuesday of the month. Free help and advice with a professional from Start Point Law. Please contact the library for an appointment.
Date: 12 October 2021
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Kingsbridge Library every second Tuesday of the month. Free help and advice with a professional from Start Point Law. Please contact the library for an appointment.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Help and Advice
Crafty Tales
Storytime and craft activities for pre-school children and their carers. Come and join us for lots of fun listening to a story or two and then a simple craft activity - sticking, gluing and colouring. Come and be creative. Meets every two weeks.
Date: 04 October 2021
Time: 11:00 - 11:45
Description: Storytime and craft activities for pre-school children and their carers. Come and join us for lots of fun listening to a story or two and then a simple craft activity - sticking, gluing and colouring. Come and be creative. Meets every two weeks.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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LEGO and Duplo Club
No instructions, just imagination! Access to masses of LEGO elements and interesting pieces. Come along and join us for some brilliant building, crazy creations and incredible inventions! Adults will get a chance to chill out with a cup of tea. Every Monday.
Date: 27 September 2021
Time: 16:00 - 17:00
Description: No instructions, just imagination! Access to masses of LEGO elements and interesting pieces. Come along and join us for some brilliant building, crazy creations and incredible inventions! Adults will get a chance to chill out with a cup of tea. Every Monday.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Poetry Corner at Barnstaple Library
A chance to share and discuss favourite poems in a relaxed setting. Enquire at the library for more details. 01271 318780 barnstaple.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Date: 25 September 2021
Time: 14:00 - 15:30
Description: A chance to share and discuss favourite poems in a relaxed setting. Enquire at the library for more details. 01271 318780 barnstaple.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Max's Marvellous Book Munchers Book Club
Meet together to chat about the book club choice and other books you have been reading. Join in activities and have fun! Age 9-12. Meets every 6 weeks on a Friday, presently online. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details.
Date: 24 September 2021
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
Description: Meet together to chat about the book club choice and other books you have been reading. Join in activities and have fun! Age 9-12. Meets every 6 weeks on a Friday, presently online. Please ring Crediton Library 01363 77258 or email crediton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk for details.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Work Club
Drop in to use computers for CV writing, job searching and online application forms and check the job pages of the local newspapers.
Date: 22 September 2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Drop in to use computers for CV writing, job searching and online application forms and check the job pages of the local newspapers.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Knitwits
This fun, friendly group of ‘Witty Knitters’ meet every Tuesday. All levels welcome. Hot drinks are available at 50p.
Date: 21 September 2021
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: This fun, friendly group of ‘Witty Knitters’ meet every Tuesday. All levels welcome. Hot drinks are available at 50p.
Audience: All
Cost: £1.00
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Knitting Bee
Kingsbridge Library every Monday. Free to all. Bring a project, make friends and knit.
Date: 20 September 2021
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Description: Kingsbridge Library every Monday. Free to all. Bring a project, make friends and knit.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Crafts and Making
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: 16 September 2021
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: All
Cost: Free
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Cancelled Until Further Notice Lego Club
Do you love Lego? Then come and join our themed builds: take part in a teamwork project or let your imagination fly on your own creation! Join us every other Tuesday.
Date: 14 September 2021
Time: 15:45 - 16:45
Description: Do you love Lego? Then come and join our themed builds: take part in a teamwork project or let your imagination fly on your own creation! Join us every other Tuesday.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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VIP Book Group
Meeting on the 1st Thursday of every month at Guildhall. The Visually Impaired Book Club offers an opportunity to discuss books (supplied as audiobook or large print book) in an informal and supportive atmosphere. Organised in partnership with Dartmouth Caring, refreshments are supplied and transport may be available. There will be occasional visits from healthcare experts
Date: 02 September 2021
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Meeting on the 1st Thursday of every month at Guildhall. The Visually Impaired Book Club offers an opportunity to discuss books (supplied as audiobook or large print book) in an informal and supportive atmosphere. Organised in partnership with Dartmouth Caring, refreshments are supplied and transport may be available. There will be occasional visits from healthcare experts
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Dartmouth Evening Reading Group
Meeting on the 1st Thursday of the month. The Dartmouth Evening Reading Group read one selected title a month (usually my choice!) then meet in the library to discuss it. Most of our choices are contemporary fiction, often from prize shortlists, but with occasional forays into translated work, non-fiction, poetry or biography. For keen readers
Date: 02 September 2021
Time: 17:00 - 18:00
Description: Meeting on the 1st Thursday of the month. The Dartmouth Evening Reading Group read one selected title a month (usually my choice!) then meet in the library to discuss it. Most of our choices are contemporary fiction, often from prize shortlists, but with occasional forays into translated work, non-fiction, poetry or biography. For keen readers
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Story Time SATURDAYS - FACEBOOK
Wipe the blues away and listen to children's stories read by James, Lee, Cassie or Kat. For little ones and their big ones on Saturdays at 10:30.
Date: 07 August 2021
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Wipe the blues away and listen to children's stories read by James, Lee, Cassie or Kat. For little ones and their big ones on Saturdays at 10:30.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Facebook LIVE
Bounce and Rhyme - FACEBOOK
Pre-recorded or live Bounce and Rhyme children's sing-along sessions with James each Thursday at 10:30 on our Facebook page
Date: 05 August 2021
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Pre-recorded or live Bounce and Rhyme children's sing-along sessions with James each Thursday at 10:30 on our Facebook page
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Facebook LIVE
Poetry Pin
Northam Library Poetry Pin! If the marvellous landscape, people and history of Northam / Westward Ho! / Appledore are stirring your creativity... visit https://northam.poetrypin.info/ on your mobile phone* when you're in any of those places and leave us a poem. It will then be geotagged to the location so that future visitors can read and enjoy! *no need to register or log in
Date: 30 July 2021
Time: 13:00 - 16:00
Description: Northam Library Poetry Pin! If the marvellous landscape, people and history of Northam / Westward Ho! / Appledore are stirring your creativity... visit https://northam.poetrypin.info/ on your mobile phone* when you're in any of those places and leave us a poem. It will then be geotagged to the location so that future visitors can read and enjoy! *no need to register or log in
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Poetry, People, Environment, History, Heritage, literature
Virtual Wanderings Group Barnstaple Library Facebook
Virtual Wanderings group is for us all to stay connected, stay safe and stay active. Please share images of the beautiful world we live in as it comes alive during Spring whilst we are limited in our daily activity. All activity and pictures posted in this group are subject to government guidelines regarding social distancing and outdoor activity allowances. Please refer to the latest advice via: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus Find the group on our Facebook page by copying and pasting the link: https://bit.ly/34TV0nE
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Time: 8:00 - 22:00
Description: Virtual Wanderings group is for us all to stay connected, stay safe and stay active. Please share images of the beautiful world we live in as it comes alive during Spring whilst we are limited in our daily activity. All activity and pictures posted in this group are subject to government guidelines regarding social distancing and outdoor activity allowances. Please refer to the latest advice via: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus Find the group on our Facebook page by copying and pasting the link: https://bit.ly/34TV0nE
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Wednesday Wanderers at Barnstaple Library
Join our friendly welcoming group aimed at over 55s every Wednesday. Enjoy a stroll around the green spaces in Barnstaple and maybe make some new friends too. Booking essential as places are limited. Please book and find out more via phone 01271 318780 or email barnstaple.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk or in person at the library. Please wear suitable clothing appropriate to the weather and suitable shoes for walking.
Date:
Time: 14:00 - 15:30
Description: Join our friendly welcoming group aimed at over 55s every Wednesday. Enjoy a stroll around the green spaces in Barnstaple and maybe make some new friends too. Booking essential as places are limited. Please book and find out more via phone 01271 318780 or email barnstaple.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk or in person at the library. Please wear suitable clothing appropriate to the weather and suitable shoes for walking.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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The Lost Librarians Laser Cut Mini Book - FabLab Barnstaple
The Lost Librarians experience on display from August 7th until August 18th at Barnstaple Library and you are invited to solve the mystery. A groundbreaking escape room using interactive mechanical books to uncover a fantastical tale of the last known witches in the UK and the legacy that they have left behind. We at Barnstaple FabLab thought that if you enjoyed Lost Librarians you may want to create your own so we're running some amazing workshops offering you the chance to have a beautiful laser cut mini book box. During the workshop you will design the book cover and have it laser cut ready for assembly. The 1st workshop runs from 11:30am - 1pm and the 2nd from 2:30pm - 4pm. The workshops will be quite small suitable for ages 8+, so book soon in order to secure a place. Booking ends 11th August. Please book here. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-lost-librarians-laser-cut-mini-book-fablab-barnstaple-tickets-163360526733?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
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Time: 11:30 - 16:00
Description: The Lost Librarians experience on display from August 7th until August 18th at Barnstaple Library and you are invited to solve the mystery. A groundbreaking escape room using interactive mechanical books to uncover a fantastical tale of the last known witches in the UK and the legacy that they have left behind. We at Barnstaple FabLab thought that if you enjoyed Lost Librarians you may want to create your own so we're running some amazing workshops offering you the chance to have a beautiful laser cut mini book box. During the workshop you will design the book cover and have it laser cut ready for assembly. The 1st workshop runs from 11:30am - 1pm and the 2nd from 2:30pm - 4pm. The workshops will be quite small suitable for ages 8+, so book soon in order to secure a place. Booking ends 11th August. Please book here. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-lost-librarians-laser-cut-mini-book-fablab-barnstaple-tickets-163360526733?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
Audience: Child
Cost: £12.00
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