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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

Halloween Badge Making at Okehampton Library
Colour in and make your own spooky badges! Drop in throughout the day. 50p per badge Suitable for ages 5+ No booking necessary (You may need to wait if staff are busy) Location: Okehampton Library, 4 North St, EX20 1AR
Date: 29 October 2021
Time: 10:00 - 17:30
Description: Colour in and make your own spooky badges! Drop in throughout the day. 50p per badge Suitable for ages 5+ No booking necessary (You may need to wait if staff are busy) Location: Okehampton Library, 4 North St, EX20 1AR
Audience: Child
Cost: 50p
Theme: Halloween
Halloween Competition & Story at Okehampton Library
Join Ellie the Library Witch for a spooky story time for older readers and be entered into a prize draw! Fancy dress strongly encouraged! Suitable for all ages, guidance 5+ No booking necessary. Location: Okehampton Library, 4 North St, EX20 1AR
Date: 29 October 2021
Time: 16:45 - 17:30
Description: Join Ellie the Library Witch for a spooky story time for older readers and be entered into a prize draw! Fancy dress strongly encouraged! Suitable for all ages, guidance 5+ No booking necessary. Location: Okehampton Library, 4 North St, EX20 1AR
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Halloween
The Lost Librarian at Okehampton Library - Sat 13 Nov to Sat 27 Nov
You are invited to solve the mystery of The Lost Librarian, a ground-breaking escape room for inquisitive explorers of all ages (12+ guidance, younger audiences must be accompanied by an adult). £12 Group Price - up to six people. Sessions are one hour slots - see booking page for times. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. 👉 https://librariesevolve.org.uk/the-lost-librarian Location: Okehampton Library, 4 North St, Okehampton EX20 1AR
Date:
Time: 10:00 - 18:00
Description: You are invited to solve the mystery of The Lost Librarian, a ground-breaking escape room for inquisitive explorers of all ages (12+ guidance, younger audiences must be accompanied by an adult). £12 Group Price - up to six people. Sessions are one hour slots - see booking page for times. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. 👉 https://librariesevolve.org.uk/the-lost-librarian Location: Okehampton Library, 4 North St, Okehampton EX20 1AR
Audience: All
Cost: £12.00
Theme: Evolve

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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