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Tavistock Library is located opposite the bus station, close to the Wharf and town centre. The library offers a fun and vibrant environment, with a warm welcome to everyone. There are lots of activities for children including story time, Bounce and Rhyme for babies and toddlers and after school Lego Club. The Home Ed group meets at the library every Tuesday morning and there is a regular Chatterbooks reading group, plus lots more going on over the summer holidays.

For older customers there are scrabble groups, several Reading groups that meet regularly and one to one support with IT. The library also provides 18 public access computers, Wi-Fi, printing and photocopying and tea and coffee is available for a small donation.


  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Display/exhibition space
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
  • Meeting room available

Tavistock Library events

Friday Scrabble Club
Fun, informal club for playing scrabble
Time: 13:30 - 16:00
Description: Fun, informal club for playing scrabble
Audience: All
Cost: Free

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Opening Hours:

Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue 09:00 - 18:00
Wed Closed
Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:00


Contact us:

Jan Horrell

Email: Tavistock Library
Tel: 01822 612218

Find us:

Tavistock Library
The Quay
Plymouth Road,
PL19 8AB