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South Molton Library was built in 2008 as part of the Amory Centre which also houses the town council and North Devon District council. The library is open 5 days a week and caters to the market town of South Molton and the surrounding rural area. South Molton library holds a wide selection of books, audiobooks, DVDs and local studies stock. The library hosts a number of regular events including Lego Club, Bounce and Rhyme, computer and gadget help, family history, knit and natter and reading and writing groups.

The children and teen area is located at the far end of the library and has a range of stock suitable for all ages, as well as offering computer access. There are 9 computers available to access free of charge for two hours per day with printing and copying facilities. There is also a separate computer training suite which can be hired.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
South Molton Library events South Molton Library events

Spanish Language Group

Every third Saturday of the month. Free, friendly, informal group to help you learn some basic Spanish phrases.
Date:
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Every third Saturday of the month. Free, friendly, informal group to help you learn some basic Spanish phrases.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

A singing session for babies, toddlers and their adults. Come along and join in with all your favourite nursery rhymes and maybe learn some new rhymes as well.
Date: 16 January 2018
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: A singing session for babies, toddlers and their adults. Come along and join in with all your favourite nursery rhymes and maybe learn some new rhymes as well.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Computer and Gadget Help

Do you need extra assistance with anything gadget or computer related? This is the free, drop in session for you!
Date: 17 January 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Do you need extra assistance with anything gadget or computer related? This is the free, drop in session for you!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Knitting and Craft Group

New members are always welcome at our friendly & informal knitting & craft group meeting every Friday in the comfort of the library. So bring along your current craft project and have a chat with like minded crafters over tea and biscuits.
Date: 19 January 2018
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Description: New members are always welcome at our friendly & informal knitting & craft group meeting every Friday in the comfort of the library. So bring along your current craft project and have a chat with like minded crafters over tea and biscuits.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

South Molton Library Book Group

Every third Friday of the month - meet in the library to discuss and review a wide range of books over tea, coffee and biscuits.
Date: 19 January 2018
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Description: Every third Friday of the month - meet in the library to discuss and review a wide range of books over tea, coffee and biscuits.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Family Crafts

Get creative with our drop-in crafts sessions. At our next craft session we'll be making pencil toppers; quick, easy and colourful.
Date: 20 January 2018
Time: 10:30 - 12:00
Description: Get creative with our drop-in crafts sessions. At our next craft session we'll be making pencil toppers; quick, easy and colourful.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego Club

Come along to the library and build to your heart and imaginations content. There will be a weekly building theme, with the resulting constructions on show until the next club meeting.
Date: 20 January 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come along to the library and build to your heart and imaginations content. There will be a weekly building theme, with the resulting constructions on show until the next club meeting.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Film Club

Every last Thursday of the month is film night in the library. Join us for this months film 'The Lavender Hill Mob'. Refreshments provided.
Date: 25 January 2018
Time: 18:30 - 8:45
Description: Every last Thursday of the month is film night in the library. Join us for this months film 'The Lavender Hill Mob'. Refreshments provided.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Laughter Club

Explore the benefits of laughter for your wellbeing: Lift your mood, exercise your body, boost your immune system, relax and connect with others, develop a more positive attitude to life. Make 2018 the year you bring more joy and laughter into your life! Every fourth Wednesday of the month, £5 per session.
Date: 31 January 2018
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Description: Explore the benefits of laughter for your wellbeing: Lift your mood, exercise your body, boost your immune system, relax and connect with others, develop a more positive attitude to life. Make 2018 the year you bring more joy and laughter into your life! Every fourth Wednesday of the month, £5 per session.
Audience: Adult
Cost: £5.00
Theme: Wellbeing

Harry Potter Book Night-Tea Party

Muggles, witches, wizards and magical beasts alike are invited to our Harry Potter Book Night: Fantastic Beasts tea party. - Enter your cake into our competition, to be judged by the mayor and then eat them afterwards! - Wear the Sorting Hat to discover your house, - Test your Potter knowledge with our quiz, - Puzzles, colouring and more. With prizes for the best costume and best cake. With limited places, book your place by owl, or in person in the library. Dress code: Wizarding robes or Harry Potter Fancy Dress. Please no flying on broomsticks in the library.
Date: 01 February 2018
Time: 17:30 - 18:30
Description: Muggles, witches, wizards and magical beasts alike are invited to our Harry Potter Book Night: Fantastic Beasts tea party. - Enter your cake into our competition, to be judged by the mayor and then eat them afterwards! - Wear the Sorting Hat to discover your house, - Test your Potter knowledge with our quiz, - Puzzles, colouring and more. With prizes for the best costume and best cake. With limited places, book your place by owl, or in person in the library. Dress code: Wizarding robes or Harry Potter Fancy Dress. Please no flying on broomsticks in the library.
Audience: Child
Cost: £1.00
Theme: Harry Potter

Beginners Computer Lessons

If you, or someone you know, is struggling to get to grips with computers, then this could be the help you/they need. Tuesday 6th and 13th of February. In partnership with Elite Training.
Date: 06 February 2018
Time: 13:30 - 16:00
Description: If you, or someone you know, is struggling to get to grips with computers, then this could be the help you/they need. Tuesday 6th and 13th of February. In partnership with Elite Training.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Creative Writing Group

This friendly and informal group meet every second Saturday of the month to share work in progress and discuss ideas.
Date: 10 February 2018
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: This friendly and informal group meet every second Saturday of the month to share work in progress and discuss ideas.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Opening hours:

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

 

Contact us:

Email: South Molton Library
Tel: 01769 572128

Find us:

South Molton Library
The Amory Centre
125 East Street
South Molton
Devon
EX36 3BU