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Kingsbridge library will close at 1pm on Wednesday 22nd June, remained closed on Thursday and Friday and reopen again at the usual time of 9am on Saturday 25th June.
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Kingsbridge Library serves the market town of Kingsbridge and the many surrounding villages. It is located near the main car park and bus station, with easy level access.

The library is open five days a week and there is a bright and cheerful children’s library and an area for teens. In addition to books, DVDs and audiobooks there are a wide range of events for children and adults. The library offers a warm welcome to all, with at least one activity every day and hot drinks available for a donation.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Art wall - display or buy local artwork
  • Home library service
  • Meeting space available (£18.70 is the full price rate, £12.10 is the non-profitmaking rate)

Kingsbridge Library events

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 July 2022
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
Space Collage Craft
Blast off! Create your own space collage at Kingsbridge Library. Free, open to all between the ages of 7 –11.
Date: 02 August 2022
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Blast off! Create your own space collage at Kingsbridge Library. Free, open to all between the ages of 7 –11.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge Gadgeteers
Raspberry Pi Club - Adults
Kingsbridge Library every 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month. Understand coding in a social setting. £2, all materials are provided. Please contact the library for more information.
Date: 13 July 2022
Time: 13:30 - 16:00
Description: Kingsbridge Library every 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month. Understand coding in a social setting. £2, all materials are provided. Please contact the library for more information.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Information Technology
Knitting Bee
Kingsbridge Library every Monday. Free to all. Bring a project, make friends and knit.
Date: 04 July 2022
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
Undersea Adventure
Using advanced underwater exploration technology, Seadream Education will take you on an undersea adventure which explores our local coastal habitat. Suitable for ages 8 and above. Please contact Kingsbridge Library, booking is essential. £2 per person.
Date: 16 July 2022
Time: 9:30 - 10:30
Description: Using advanced underwater exploration technology, Seadream Education will take you on an undersea adventure which explores our local coastal habitat. Suitable for ages 8 and above. Please contact Kingsbridge Library, booking is essential. £2 per person.
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge Gadgeteers
The Library Stitchers
All are welcome to this lively friendly group who meet every other Tuesday. Bring a project and join in.
Date: 12 July 2022
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Description: All are welcome to this lively friendly group who meet every other Tuesday. Bring a project and join in.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Crafts & Making
Lego Club
Kingsbridge Library, every Tuesday after school. See what you can build with Lego. Lego provided.
Date: 05 July 2022
Time: 15:45 - 16:30
Description: Kingsbridge Library, every Tuesday after school. See what you can build with Lego. Lego provided.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:
Little Stars
Have fun learning letters, numbers and colours through song, dance and stories. Every Wednesday at Kingsbridge Library, for children under 5. Make sure to bring a snack.
Date: 06 July 2022
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Have fun learning letters, numbers and colours through song, dance and stories. Every Wednesday at Kingsbridge Library, for children under 5. Make sure to bring a snack.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Have fun and learn
Bounce & Rhyme
A chance for parents, carers and young children to get together and enjoy singing songs and rhymes. Every Friday morning at Kingsbridge Library.
Date: 08 July 2022
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: A chance for parents, carers and young children to get together and enjoy singing songs and rhymes. Every Friday morning at Kingsbridge Library.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:
Baby Self-weigh Station
Drop in to Kingsbridge Library every Friday morning 10am - 12pm for self-service baby weigh facilities. Weigh your baby and plot their weight in your red book. No charge and open to all.
Date: 08 July 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Drop in to Kingsbridge Library every Friday morning 10am - 12pm for self-service baby weigh facilities. Weigh your baby and plot their weight in your red book. No charge and open to all.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Health and Wellbeing
Moon Rover Lego Coding Workshop
This is your chance to code and operate a Lego Moon Rover. Open to all children 6 and above. Please contact the library, booking is essential. £3 per person, all equipment is provided.
Date: 19 August 2022
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: This is your chance to code and operate a Lego Moon Rover. Open to all children 6 and above. Please contact the library, booking is essential. £3 per person, all equipment is provided.
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Summer Reading Challenge Gadgeteers
Stay & Play @ Kingsbridge Library
Bring your under 4 year olds to Kingsbridge Library to meet others and play. Toys are provided. A donation of £1 toward tea & coffee.
Date: 11 July 2022
Time: 9:30 - 10:30
Description: Bring your under 4 year olds to Kingsbridge Library to meet others and play. Toys are provided. A donation of £1 toward tea & coffee.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: £1.00
Theme:
Family History Helpdesk
Interested in tracing your ancestors? Book an appointment at Kingsbridge Library with a member of the Devon Family History Society. First Wednesday of every month. £2 per session.
Date: 03 August 2022
Time: 11:00 - 13:00
Description: Interested in tracing your ancestors? Book an appointment at Kingsbridge Library with a member of the Devon Family History Society. First Wednesday of every month. £2 per session.
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Family History

My Account

 

Opening hours:

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

 

Contact us:

Maria Johnson

Email: Kingsbridge Library
Tel: 01548 852315

Find us:

Ilbert Road
Kingsbridge
Devon
TQ7 1EB

 

Stay in touch

Email us:

info@librariesunlimited.org.uk

Call us:

0345 155 1001

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