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With arguably the best view of any library in the country, Ilfracombe Library is just a short walk from both the High Street and Seafront. Friendly, helpful staff can assist you whether it is with choosing a book, uploading a CV or finding a phone number.

There are 10 computers offering up to 2 hours internet access a day, study space, free WiFi, and a wide range of regular activities from Bounce and Rhyme for babies, to film and craft clubs for adults. In addition, there are lots of children's events during school holidays and on Saturdays. Follow us on Facebook to get even more regular Ilfracombe Library news.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
  • Meeting room available

Ilfracombe Library events

Lego Club at Ilfracombe Library
Let your imagination run riot with our huge selection of Lego! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 27 November 2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Let your imagination run riot with our huge selection of Lego! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Film Club at Ilfracombe Library
Film Club is returning! Dates for screenings will be: October 22nd, December 17th, February 25th, April 29th, June 24th. Wine and soft drinks provided for a donation, details of films TBC - ask us for more info! Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 17 December 2021
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Description: Film Club is returning! Dates for screenings will be: October 22nd, December 17th, February 25th, April 29th, June 24th. Wine and soft drinks provided for a donation, details of films TBC - ask us for more info! Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Lego Club at Ilfracombe Library
Let your imagination run riot with our huge selection of Lego! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 11 December 2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Let your imagination run riot with our huge selection of Lego! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Bounce and Rhyme at Ilfracombe Library
Bounce and Rhyme is back! Come along with your baby or toddler, join in with songs and rhymes, choose some books and chat to other parents. Every Thursday during term time. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 25 November 2021
Time: 10:45 - 11:15
Description: Bounce and Rhyme is back! Come along with your baby or toddler, join in with songs and rhymes, choose some books and chat to other parents. Every Thursday during term time. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Colouring Club at Ilfracombe Library
Call in to create some lovely pictures! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 04 December 2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Call in to create some lovely pictures! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Film Club at Ilfracombe Library
Film Club is returning! Dates for screenings will be: October 22nd, December 17th, February 25th, April 29th, June 24th. Wine and soft drinks provided for a donation, details of films TBC - ask us for more info! Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 26 February 2022
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Description: Film Club is returning! Dates for screenings will be: October 22nd, December 17th, February 25th, April 29th, June 24th. Wine and soft drinks provided for a donation, details of films TBC - ask us for more info! Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Creative Writing Group - Ilfracombe Library
A group for writers to share their work and ideas, beginners and experienced writers welcome! First Saturday of every month (excluding 2nd Jan 2022) Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 04 December 2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: A group for writers to share their work and ideas, beginners and experienced writers welcome! First Saturday of every month (excluding 2nd Jan 2022) Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Creative Writing Group - Ilfracombe Library
A group for writers to share their work and ideas, beginners and experienced writers welcome! First Saturday of every month (excluding 2nd Jan 2022) Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 05 February 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: A group for writers to share their work and ideas, beginners and experienced writers welcome! First Saturday of every month (excluding 2nd Jan 2022) Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Lego Club at Ilfracombe Library
Let your imagination run riot with our huge selection of Lego! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 08 January 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Let your imagination run riot with our huge selection of Lego! Alternate Saturdays. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:
Bounce and Rhyme at Ilfracombe Library
Bounce and Rhyme is back! Come along with your baby or toddler, join in with songs and rhymes, choose some books and chat to other parents. Every Thursday during term time. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Date: 02 December 2021
Time: 10:45 - 11:15
Description: Bounce and Rhyme is back! Come along with your baby or toddler, join in with songs and rhymes, choose some books and chat to other parents. Every Thursday during term time. Ilfracombe Library, The Candar EX34 9DS
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Dick Whittington - live pantomime at Ilfracombe Library!
Touring pantomime company 'Gerry Graham's Touring Pantos' will be joining us to put on a fantastic performance! Last few tickets remaining for this show. Refreshments available in the interval for a donation :) Tickets only £3 for library members.
Date: 01 December 2021
Time: 18:45 - 20:45
Description: Touring pantomime company 'Gerry Graham's Touring Pantos' will be joining us to put on a fantastic performance! Last few tickets remaining for this show. Refreshments available in the interval for a donation :) Tickets only £3 for library members.
Audience: All
Cost: £3.00
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Opening hours:

Mon 09:00 - 13:00
Tue 09:00 - 17:00
Wed Closed
Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 13:00

 

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Email: Ilfracombe Library
Tel: 01271 862388

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