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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
  • Home library service

Okehampton Library events

Doing online transactions - Okehampton Library
This short course is a great place to start if you want to start to do online transactions, to access goods and services online. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB817/
Date: 04 February 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: This short course is a great place to start if you want to start to do online transactions, to access goods and services online. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB817/
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Learn Devon
Digital skills for life and work (beeline) - Okehampton Library
This short, 10-hour course will give you the basic digital skills you need in today’s online world. Session every Friday. End date 1 April 2022. Booking in advance is essential. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB818/
Date: 04 March 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: This short, 10-hour course will give you the basic digital skills you need in today’s online world. Session every Friday. End date 1 April 2022. Booking in advance is essential. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB818/
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Learn Devon
First steps to getting online (FLOSS) - Okehampton Library
This short 2 hour course is a great place to start if you are new to computers and getting online. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB816/
Date: 28 January 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: This short 2 hour course is a great place to start if you are new to computers and getting online. Find out more and enrol through Learn Devon: www.learndevon.co.uk/course-details/course/ITB816/
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme: Learn Devon
BookTrust Storytime - The Whales on the Bus - Okehampton Library
Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Date: 19 February 2022
Time: 10:30 - 11:15
Description: Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: BookTrust
BookTrust Storytime - No! Said Rabbit - Okehampton Library
Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Date: 11 February 2022
Time: 14:30 - 15:15
Description: Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: BookTrust
BookTrust Storytime - Octopus Shocktopus! - Okehampton Library
Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Date: 03 February 2022
Time: 10:30 - 11:15
Description: Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: BookTrust
BookTrust Storytime - I Really Really Want a Wee - Okehampton Library
Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Date: 26 January 2022
Time: 10:00 - 11:15
Description: Join us for a story and craft supplied by BookTrust and hosted by lovely library staff. FREE EVENT! #LoveLibraries
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: BookTrust
Owl Hunt at Okehampton Library
We have six BookTrust Owls hiding in the library. Can you find them? Saturday 8th Jan - Saturday 19th Feb No booking necessary - just drop in during our opening hours.
Date: 08 January 2022
Time: 9:00 - 13:00
Description: We have six BookTrust Owls hiding in the library. Can you find them? Saturday 8th Jan - Saturday 19th Feb No booking necessary - just drop in during our opening hours.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: BookTrust

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