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St Thomas Library is open five days a week and holds a variety of adult and children’s books, audiobooks and DVDs. The library can reserve items from other libraries in Devon accessing millions of books for a small fee. There is a range of children’s picture books, fiction, comic books, and audiobooks, as well as weekly singing sessions for toddlers and frequent children’s events including craft days. Book Track and the Summer Reading Challenge are active at this branch.

There are 6 computers available for free for up to two hours per day and printing, copying and scanning facilities are available with free WiFi throughout. The library can be hired for events and meetings.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
  • Meeting space available out of hours
St Thomas Library events St Thomas Library events

Story Time

Come and listen to stories read by James, Cassie or Joe. For little ones and their big ones. Also on Fridays at 10:15.
Date: 20 May 2019
Time: 14:15 - 14:45
Description: Come and listen to stories read by James, Cassie or Joe. For little ones and their big ones. Also on Fridays at 10:15.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Bounce and Rhyme

Come and sing your favourite children's songs with James - for little ones and their carers. Second session at 11:30
Date: 23 May 2019
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come and sing your favourite children's songs with James - for little ones and their carers. Second session at 11:30
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Elephant Craft at St Thomas Library

Join Lee and Cassie this May half term for elephant themed craft. Make your own Elmer Elephant and a pull along circus elephant. Suitable for ages 3+ Free but donations toward the cost of materials would be appreciated. Booking essential as spaces are limited.
Date: 28 May 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:15
Description: Join Lee and Cassie this May half term for elephant themed craft. Make your own Elmer Elephant and a pull along circus elephant. Suitable for ages 3+ Free but donations toward the cost of materials would be appreciated. Booking essential as spaces are limited.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Crafts at the Library

Elephant Craft at St Thomas Library

Join Lee and Cassie this May half term for elephant themed craft. Make your own Elmer Elephant and a pull along circus elephant. Suitable for ages 3+ Free but donations toward the cost of materials would be appreciated. Booking essential as spaces are limited.
Date: 31 May 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:15
Description: Join Lee and Cassie this May half term for elephant themed craft. Make your own Elmer Elephant and a pull along circus elephant. Suitable for ages 3+ Free but donations toward the cost of materials would be appreciated. Booking essential as spaces are limited.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Moonday Mini Science Fair for all ages!

This year, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first man landing on the moon. Think about the science, the maths, the engineering and the team work behind an amazing achievement for human kind! Come and find out about how it all came to be, the race to space. Be involved with the Space Exe Team, meet Karen Hedges from the Norman Lockyer Observatory and chat to her about her passion for the moon. Including. Enjoy a 30min storytelling session, followed by 30min hands on activities. Suitable for children age 5 to 12 years old from Aude! With activities, crafts Moon photos , images and sounds, St Thomas Library celebrates the Moon Landings and we hope you can join us too with not such a giant leap to the library in Church Road Exeter! Ex2 9AZ Refreshments available!
Date: 02 June 2019
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: This year, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first man landing on the moon. Think about the science, the maths, the engineering and the team work behind an amazing achievement for human kind! Come and find out about how it all came to be, the race to space. Be involved with the Space Exe Team, meet Karen Hedges from the Norman Lockyer Observatory and chat to her about her passion for the moon. Including. Enjoy a 30min storytelling session, followed by 30min hands on activities. Suitable for children age 5 to 12 years old from Aude! With activities, crafts Moon photos , images and sounds, St Thomas Library celebrates the Moon Landings and we hope you can join us too with not such a giant leap to the library in Church Road Exeter! Ex2 9AZ Refreshments available!
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
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Music Workshop for Kids

Holly Morwenna & Izzy Olivey are running a children's music workshop @ St Thomas Library - Exeter on 2nd JUNE 2019. Ages 4-12 All abilities welcome £5 + £1 booking fee There are only a small amount of spaces, so book on ASAP to avoid disappointment! https://tinyurl.com/yxn5xyaa
Date: 02 June 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Holly Morwenna & Izzy Olivey are running a children's music workshop @ St Thomas Library - Exeter on 2nd JUNE 2019. Ages 4-12 All abilities welcome £5 + £1 booking fee There are only a small amount of spaces, so book on ASAP to avoid disappointment! https://tinyurl.com/yxn5xyaa
Audience: Child
Cost: £6.00
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Stand Up Comedy Workshops with Chris Brooks

AUTHENTICITY Great for letting off steam about the world, in a comedy fashion. Great to challenge yourself and improve confidence. Great to meet like minded people. Great to feel the fear and do it anyway. What do the kids say. YOLO! Or if you are James Bond YOLT. Tickets: www.chrisbrooksunlimited.uk/bookings
Date: 03 June 2019
Time: 19:00 - 21:30
Description: AUTHENTICITY Great for letting off steam about the world, in a comedy fashion. Great to challenge yourself and improve confidence. Great to meet like minded people. Great to feel the fear and do it anyway. What do the kids say. YOLO! Or if you are James Bond YOLT. Tickets: www.chrisbrooksunlimited.uk/bookings
Audience: Adult
Cost: £10.00
Theme: Comedy at the Library - St Thomas Library, Exeter

Great Trees

Tickets are £3 from St Thomas Library. Science in the library talk: “GREAT TREES!”. Jon Freeman project officer for the Great Trees in the Clyst Valley project says 'Trees are amazing and brilliant and I want to tell you why! There is all kinds of science involved in this talk.' Great Trees in the Clyst Valley is a two year Lottery-Funded project managed by East Devon District Council. More about the project can be found at https://www.clystgreattrees.org.uk/ Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @clystgreattrees
Date: 04 June 2019
Time: 19:30 - 21:00
Description: Tickets are £3 from St Thomas Library. Science in the library talk: “GREAT TREES!”. Jon Freeman project officer for the Great Trees in the Clyst Valley project says 'Trees are amazing and brilliant and I want to tell you why! There is all kinds of science involved in this talk.' Great Trees in the Clyst Valley is a two year Lottery-Funded project managed by East Devon District Council. More about the project can be found at https://www.clystgreattrees.org.uk/ Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @clystgreattrees
Audience: Adult
Cost: £3.00
Theme: Science in The Library

Stand Up Comedy Workshops with Chris Brooks

CREATING COMEDY CHARACTERS Great for letting off steam about the world, in a comedy fashion. Great to challenge yourself and improve confidence. Great to meet like minded people. Great to feel the fear and do it anyway. What do the kids say. YOLO! Or if you are James Bond YOLT. Tickets: www.chrisbrooksunlimited.uk/bookings
Date: 01 July 2019
Time: 19:00 - 21:30
Description: CREATING COMEDY CHARACTERS Great for letting off steam about the world, in a comedy fashion. Great to challenge yourself and improve confidence. Great to meet like minded people. Great to feel the fear and do it anyway. What do the kids say. YOLO! Or if you are James Bond YOLT. Tickets: www.chrisbrooksunlimited.uk/bookings
Audience: Adult
Cost: £10.00
Theme: Comedy at the Library - St Thomas Library, Exeter

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Opening hours:

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

 

Contact us:

Lee Rawlings

Email: St Thomas Library
Tel: 01392 407061

Find us:

St Thomas Library
35 Church Road
St Thomas
Exeter
Devon
EX2 9AZ