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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

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Feel Good Fortnight
There is something for everyone at St Thomas Library's Feel Good Fortnight! Daytime and evening events for adults and children including yoga, drawing classes, author talks and star gazing. More details to follow here, in the library and on our Facebook page
Date: 27 June 2022
Time: 9:00 - 21:00
Description: There is something for everyone at St Thomas Library's Feel Good Fortnight! Daytime and evening events for adults and children including yoga, drawing classes, author talks and star gazing. More details to follow here, in the library and on our Facebook page
Audience: All
Cost: Please see event description
Theme:
Feel Good Fortnight Talk - Karen Hedges
Karen will be talking about the uplifting benefits of stargazing alongside providing information about stars and the Moon. If you follow your horoscope avidly, come and be amazed… Cost £2 - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Date: 08 July 2022
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Description: Karen will be talking about the uplifting benefits of stargazing alongside providing information about stars and the Moon. If you follow your horoscope avidly, come and be amazed… Cost £2 - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Audience: Adult
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Feel Good Fortnight
Feel Good Fortnight - Haiku Workshop
Celebrated spoken word artist Liv Torc brings a special writing workshop to St Thomas Library, as part of Feel Good Fortnight. With support from local poet and performer Chris White. All human-beings welcome! No preparation or experience needed. All you need is a willingness to have a go. Cost £2 - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Date: 08 July 2022
Time: 11:00 - 12:15
Description: Celebrated spoken word artist Liv Torc brings a special writing workshop to St Thomas Library, as part of Feel Good Fortnight. With support from local poet and performer Chris White. All human-beings welcome! No preparation or experience needed. All you need is a willingness to have a go. Cost £2 - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Feel Good Fortnight
Feel Good Fortnight Talk - Comedians Richard Skinner and Gordon Clarke
Richard Skinner and Gordon Clarke have been friends since school and university days. Both studied Natural Sciences, were members of the famous Cambridge Footlights Club, and co-founded the cabaret-revue team Seventh Sense. Richard has ten poetry collections already to his name, along with contributions to other volumes and a number of published short stories, SilverWood brought out his first novel Still Crazy… in 2021 and then, in 2022, his short story collection After All…. A third book, These Years, is in preparation Gordon is a guitarist, and has written many songs; as a revue performer, he contributes comedy sketches; as a writer of poetry and prose, he has recently published his first collection of short stories, Someone Else’s Gods (Silverwood 2022). Cost £2 - contact us to book - 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Date: 06 July 2022
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Description: Richard Skinner and Gordon Clarke have been friends since school and university days. Both studied Natural Sciences, were members of the famous Cambridge Footlights Club, and co-founded the cabaret-revue team Seventh Sense. Richard has ten poetry collections already to his name, along with contributions to other volumes and a number of published short stories, SilverWood brought out his first novel Still Crazy… in 2021 and then, in 2022, his short story collection After All…. A third book, These Years, is in preparation Gordon is a guitarist, and has written many songs; as a revue performer, he contributes comedy sketches; as a writer of poetry and prose, he has recently published his first collection of short stories, Someone Else’s Gods (Silverwood 2022). Cost £2 - contact us to book - 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Audience: Adult
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Feel Good Fortnight
Feel Good Fortnight - Samaritans Talk with Kat French
Kat (our first assistant) has volunteered with Samaritans for the last 11 years. She will talk about the work they do supporting people in distress and despair, as well as her experiences of being involved in this vital work. Free to attend - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Date: 07 July 2022
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Description: Kat (our first assistant) has volunteered with Samaritans for the last 11 years. She will talk about the work they do supporting people in distress and despair, as well as her experiences of being involved in this vital work. Free to attend - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Feel Good Fortnight
Feel Good Fortnight - Bonfire Craft Celebrating Festival of St Thomas Stories with Theatre Alibi
We are really happy to be part of the Festival of St Thomas Stories. Book now for our Bonfire Craft event on Sat 9th July, 11-12 Cost £2 - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Date: 09 July 2022
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: We are really happy to be part of the Festival of St Thomas Stories. Book now for our Bonfire Craft event on Sat 9th July, 11-12 Cost £2 - book via 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the desk/FB Message
Audience: Child
Cost: £2.00
Theme: Feel Good Fortnight
Thursday Bounce and Rhyme at St Thomas Library - Session 1
Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 10:00 for a children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Date: 07 July 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 10:00 for a children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Audience: All
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Fun for Little Ones!
Thursday Bounce and Rhyme at St Thomas Library - Session 2
Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 11:30 for our second children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Date: 07 July 2022
Time: 11:30 - 12:00
Description: Bounce and Rhyme has returned in-person at St Thomas Library! Join James each Thursday at 11:30 for our second children's sing-along session (adults welcome too!).
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Fun for Little Ones!
Friday Story Time at St Thomas Library
Storytime has returned in person at St Thomas Library! Come along on Fridays and listen to children's stories read by Kat. For little ones and their big ones.
Date: 01 July 2022
Time: 14:30 - 15:00
Description: Storytime has returned in person at St Thomas Library! Come along on Fridays and listen to children's stories read by Kat. For little ones and their big ones.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Fun for Little Ones!
Free IT Drop-In Sessions at St Thomas Library
Free, friendly IT help with James, now available at St Thomas Library every Monday 1:30-5pm. Need help on the internet or setting up email? Have a tablet or smart phone and need some advice? Drop in or contact us for more info: 01392 407061 e:stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Date: 04 July 2022
Time: 13:30 - 17:00
Description: Free, friendly IT help with James, now available at St Thomas Library every Monday 1:30-5pm. Need help on the internet or setting up email? Have a tablet or smart phone and need some advice? Drop in or contact us for more info: 01392 407061 e:stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Learning at St Thomas Library
Monday Storytime at St Thomas Library
Storytime has returned in person at St Thomas Library! Come along on Mondays and listen to children's stories read by Kat. For little ones and their big ones.
Date: 11 July 2022
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Storytime has returned in person at St Thomas Library! Come along on Mondays and listen to children's stories read by Kat. For little ones and their big ones.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme: Fun for Little Ones!
Read to Dylan the Duck!
Dylan loves to listen to all kinds of stories in his library basket. This is Dylan's second visit to St Thomas Library and he loved it so much he is coming back! Book your place for this fun free event - 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the library desk/FB Message
Date: 05 July 2022
Time: 15:30 - 17:00
Description: Dylan loves to listen to all kinds of stories in his library basket. This is Dylan's second visit to St Thomas Library and he loved it so much he is coming back! Book your place for this fun free event - 01392 407061/stthomas.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk/at the library desk/FB Message
Audience: Child
Cost: Free, donations welcome
Theme: Feel Good Fortnight
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