Skip to Content

Arena

South Molton Library

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.

During the period of lockdown - No fines were applied, and any items on loan were extended to 31st August. As libraries reopen, we will revert to our normal terms and conditions for fines and fees.

 

New arrivals
BX00129697
0241411505
1912310511
1445156318
1529045916

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, reading, writing and well being 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. 

Services

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

Spanish Conversation Group Online

AVAILABLE NOW! Search for 'South Molton Library Spanish Conversation Group' on Facebook and join Mary's group. Please contact Mary for more details via email: cm.i.tait@googlemail.com.
Date: 06 June 2020
Time: 11:30 - 11:30
Description: AVAILABLE NOW! Search for 'South Molton Library Spanish Conversation Group' on Facebook and join Mary's group. Please contact Mary for more details via email: cm.i.tait@googlemail.com.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Story for Empathy Day

Lizzy will post a video of her reading 'The Snail and the Whale' by Julia Donanldson for Empathy Day on 9th June. Please also visit the Empathy Lab website for thier Live events all day from 9.30am. The video will be taken down at 8pm.
Date: 09 June 2020
Time: 12:00 - 20:00
Description: Lizzy will post a video of her reading 'The Snail and the Whale' by Julia Donanldson for Empathy Day on 9th June. Please also visit the Empathy Lab website for thier Live events all day from 9.30am. The video will be taken down at 8pm.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Empathy Day

eBooks, eAudiobooks and Online Magazines available

Available 24/7 with your Devon Library card and PIN you can borrow free eBooks, eAudiobooks and magazines from Overdrive & Libby, Borrowbox and RB Digital. Please visit this link for more details on downloading the apps to your phone or tablet or view in your computer internet browser. https://www.devonlibraries.org.uk/web/arena/ebooks #247Library.
Date: 17 June 2020
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: Available 24/7 with your Devon Library card and PIN you can borrow free eBooks, eAudiobooks and magazines from Overdrive & Libby, Borrowbox and RB Digital. Please visit this link for more details on downloading the apps to your phone or tablet or view in your computer internet browser. https://www.devonlibraries.org.uk/web/arena/ebooks #247Library.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego Club Online

All ages Lego enthusiasts and builders welcome at our weekly club online but available all the time. Join us on our Facebook page for LEGO building challenges. Share your LEGO creations on our events page we'd LOVE to see them.
Date: 17 June 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: All ages Lego enthusiasts and builders welcome at our weekly club online but available all the time. Join us on our Facebook page for LEGO building challenges. Share your LEGO creations on our events page we'd LOVE to see them.
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Book Track

AVAILABLE NOW For children aged 6+. When your child reads a book email us their name, the title of the book, the author and tell us why they liked the book; what happend in the story that you liked, or that you didn't like. Did you have a favourite character and why? You can tell us about non-fiction books, comics, ebooks or audiobooks. Contact southmolton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk, for more details or with any questions.
Date: 26 June 2020
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: AVAILABLE NOW For children aged 6+. When your child reads a book email us their name, the title of the book, the author and tell us why they liked the book; what happend in the story that you liked, or that you didn't like. Did you have a favourite character and why? You can tell us about non-fiction books, comics, ebooks or audiobooks. Contact southmolton.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk, for more details or with any questions.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Book Track

Bounce and Rhyme Online

Visit our Facebook page, like and follow us to get updates on events and news. Sing along to Bounce and Rhyme tunes led by Lizzy every Saturday morning from 11am. Look forward to seeing you there.
Date: 27 June 2020
Time: 11:00 - 11:15
Description: Visit our Facebook page, like and follow us to get updates on events and news. Sing along to Bounce and Rhyme tunes led by Lizzy every Saturday morning from 11am. Look forward to seeing you there.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Better Together

Will hopefully resume later in the year. Follow us on Facebook for events and news. We're here to help our customers so please get in contact via email or social media and if we can we'll try and direct you to a service in the community that can help you.
Date: 10 September 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Will hopefully resume later in the year. Follow us on Facebook for events and news. We're here to help our customers so please get in contact via email or social media and if we can we'll try and direct you to a service in the community that can help you.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme:

Temporary opening hours
(from 20th July):

Mon Closed
Tue 10:00 - 12:00
  14:00 - 16:00
Wed 10:00 - 12:00
Thu 10:00 - 12:00
  14:00 - 16:00
Fri 10:00 - 12:00
  14:00 - 16:00
Sat 10:00 - 12:00

 

My Account

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:

Jane Petch

Email: South Molton Library
Tel: 01769 572128

Find us:

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