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Kingsbridge Library serves the market town of Kingsbridge and the many surrounding villages, and has between 250 and 450 visitors a day. 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

Kate Ellis - Author visit and book signing
Kate Ellis, award winning author of two thrilling crime series (including the locally based 'Wesley Peterson' series) will be meeting the public and signing books at Kingsbridge Library. Drop in between 11am and 12pm. Free to all
Date: 15 September 2021
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Kate Ellis, award winning author of two thrilling crime series (including the locally based 'Wesley Peterson' series) will be meeting the public and signing books at Kingsbridge Library. Drop in between 11am and 12pm. Free to all
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Author visit
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: 22 September 2021
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
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: 06 October 2021
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
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: 17 September 2021
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:
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
Lego Club
Kingsbridge Library, every Tuesday after school. See what you can build with Lego. Lego provided.
Date: 21 September 2021
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:
Story Time
Bring your little ones to Kingsbridge Library and listen to a variety of children's stories. Every Monday morning.
Date: 20 September 2021
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Bring your little ones to Kingsbridge Library and listen to a variety of children's stories. Every Monday morning.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Books and Stories
Arty Crafters
1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month. Art & Craft fun for children ages 7 – 11. At Kingsbridge Library. £2 / Materials provided.
Date: 20 October 2021
Time: 15:45 - 16:30
Description: 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of the month. Art & Craft fun for children ages 7 – 11. At Kingsbridge Library. £2 / Materials provided.
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Art and Craft
After School Raspberry Pi & Coding Club
Understand coding whilst having fun. 3rd Monday of each month at Kingsbridge Library. £2 / Appropriate equipment provided. Open to all under 16s.
Date: 20 September 2021
Time: 15:30 - 16:30
Description: Understand coding whilst having fun. 3rd Monday of each month at Kingsbridge Library. £2 / Appropriate equipment provided. Open to all under 16s.
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Information Technology
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

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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