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REOPENING OF LIBRARIES REOPENING OF LIBRARIES

***PHASED REOPENING OF LIBRARIES***

We are planning a phased reopening of our libraries from w/c 6th July. Find out more by following this link - Phased reopening of Devon Libraries.

No fines will apply during the period of closure, and until we reopen, the option to reserve items online has been disabled. Current loan(s) have now been extended to 31st August 2020.

 

New arrivals
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LGBT+ titles
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Newton Abbot Library sits within The Passmore Edwards Centre, a focal point for the local community. As well as the wide range of books, music, films, magazines and other resources, visitors to the area can enjoy the Owl and the Pussycat café and courtyard, while community organisations and commercial companies can hire the Centre’s meeting rooms for events and meetings. To find out more about the range of meeting rooms and event spaces available for hire, click here

The friendly library staff are on hand to help and support you with any queries, and regularly host a range of events and activities from storytimes for children, author events, book groups and IT support. 

Newton Abbot Library is also home to the UK’s second largest collection of railway studies books and reference materials after York's National Railway Museum and is an access point for adult learning.

Services

Newton Abbot Library events Newton Abbot Library events

Bounce and Rhyme Live

Join us for Bounce and Rhyme on Facebook, straight to your phones and computer screens and enjoyed in the comfort of your own home! Sing along to your favourite nursery rhymes and have a good dance! <a href='https://www.facebook.com/NewtonAbbotLibrary/'>Follow this link to join in</a>
Date: 10 July 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Join us for Bounce and Rhyme on Facebook, straight to your phones and computer screens and enjoyed in the comfort of your own home! Sing along to your favourite nursery rhymes and have a good dance! Follow this link to join in
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Storytime Online - 'Misery Moo' and 'The Huffalots'

We're going to be reading TWO books this Storytime! 'Misery Moo' by Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross 'The Huffalots' by Eve Coy Both Misery Moo and The Huffalots seem to be grumpy characters, but will anyone be able to cheer them up and help them to see the bright side of life? Tune in to hear these wonderful, heartwarming books! Newton Abbot Library is run by the charity Libraries Unlimited. Every penny raised goes directly towards library services that help make a difference to people’s lives and communities. You can support us to continue delivering life changing library services, find out more here: librariesunlimited.org.uk/support-us. Thank you!
Date: 13 July 2020
Time: 11:30 - 12:00
Description: We're going to be reading TWO books this Storytime! 'Misery Moo' by Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross 'The Huffalots' by Eve Coy Both Misery Moo and The Huffalots seem to be grumpy characters, but will anyone be able to cheer them up and help them to see the bright side of life? Tune in to hear these wonderful, heartwarming books! Newton Abbot Library is run by the charity Libraries Unlimited. Every penny raised goes directly towards library services that help make a difference to people’s lives and communities. You can support us to continue delivering life changing library services, find out more here: librariesunlimited.org.uk/support-us. Thank you!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Storytelling

Choose and Collect
(from 6th July):

This library is currently closed, however we are offering customers a 'Choose and Collect' service.

Please email or phone and you can collect them from the library entrance at a pre-arranged time.

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Opening hours:

Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue 09:00 - 18:00
Wed 09:00 - 18:00
Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:00

 

Contact us:

Email: Newton Abbot Library
Tel: 01626 886223

Find us:

Passmore Edwards Centre
Market Street
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ12 2RJ