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Nestled in the heart of town, situated just off the main street, Okehampton Library occupies a historic school room and is open six days a week. As well as a regularly updated range of stock and displays to inspire you, the library also offers frequent events for children and adults. Staff are always on hand to help with any queries, and can assist in navigating all services.

Tea and coffee is available for a small fee throughout the day, and the library offers the perfect place to sit and relax, peruse the local newspapers, work online, or catch up on your reading.

Services

  • Meeting rooms for hire
  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Returns dropbox at Waitrose Supermarket, Okehampton
  • Home library service
Okehampton Library events Okehampton Library events

All Wrapped Up

Help us get ready for Christmas! Decorate some wrapping paper for FREE for the library to use. Only pay for what you take home - 50p per metre. Suitable for all ages. All materials provided.
Date: 15 November 2019
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Description: Help us get ready for Christmas! Decorate some wrapping paper for FREE for the library to use. Only pay for what you take home - 50p per metre. Suitable for all ages. All materials provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Please see event description
Theme:

Boo to a Goose Theatre - Once Upon A Christmas

An interactive and multi sensory show for children aged 2-8 and their families. A jolly old couple, with help from some cheeky elves and The Gingerbread Man, share their memories and stories, singalong songs and festive activities. How do they know so much about the most wonderful time of the year? Tickets in advance from the library £5 each child Under 2's free if accompanying an older sibling
Date: 11 December 2019
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
Description: An interactive and multi sensory show for children aged 2-8 and their families. A jolly old couple, with help from some cheeky elves and The Gingerbread Man, share their memories and stories, singalong songs and festive activities. How do they know so much about the most wonderful time of the year? Tickets in advance from the library £5 each child Under 2's free if accompanying an older sibling
Audience: Child
Cost: Please see event description
Theme: Christmas

A Night of Music

The Friends of Okehampton Library present
Date: 13 December 2019
Time: 19:00 - 22:00
Description: The Friends of Okehampton Library present "A Night of Music" at The Ockment Centre. Local music groups will include: Uke'n Play, The Electroleles, The Briars, One Point Five. Refreshments but no bar - Bring your own drinks. Buy tickets in advance at Okehampton Library or from Friends Group. Enquiries: 07500 759639
Audience: Adult
Cost: £5.00
Theme:

Little Unicorn's Christmas Craft

Join us for a special storytime and craft AND be in with a chance to win a copy of 'Little Unicorn's Christmas' by Rhiannon Fielding! Resources are limited so book and pay in advance to avoid disappointment.
Date: 13 December 2019
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Description: Join us for a special storytime and craft AND be in with a chance to win a copy of 'Little Unicorn's Christmas' by Rhiannon Fielding! Resources are limited so book and pay in advance to avoid disappointment.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: £1.00
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My Account

Opening hours:

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

 

Contact us:

Carole Cornwall

Email: Okehampton Library
Tel: 01837 52805

Find us:

Okehampton Library
4 North Street
Okehampton
Devon
EX20 1AR