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Totnes Library is a busy modern library, set in the heart of the bustling South Devon market town. Built onto impressive Georgian building The Mansion, it is a bright, welcoming library with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. The library is open five days a week and offers an attractive community and study space with computer access, free Wi-Fi and comfortable seating.

The library has ten computers plus scanning, printing and photocopying facilities. The library boasts dedicated collections of books and resources for children, teenagers and local history as well as sizeable DVD and audiobook collections. The colourful children’s area is very well used by borrowers and those coming to regular children’s events.

Services

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

Bounce and Rhyme

Come along and join in the fun at this free session of nursery rhymes and songs for under 5s. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge. Helen (a NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support from 10am-12pm. You can also email helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support.
Date: 19 February 2020
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: Come along and join in the fun at this free session of nursery rhymes and songs for under 5s. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge. Helen (a NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support from 10am-12pm. You can also email helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

Come along and join in the fun at this free session of nursery rhymes and songs for under 5s. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge. Helen (a NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support from 10am-12pm. You can also email helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support.
Date: 19 February 2020
Time: 11:15 - 11:45
Description: Come along and join in the fun at this free session of nursery rhymes and songs for under 5s. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge. Helen (a NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support from 10am-12pm. You can also email helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Tiny Tales

Join us for lots of fun at our lively storytelling session and make a simple craft to take home. *This story-time is free but there will be a charge of 50p per child to make the craft.
Date: 24 February 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Join us for lots of fun at our lively storytelling session and make a simple craft to take home. *This story-time is free but there will be a charge of 50p per child to make the craft.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: 50p
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

This a free session where we sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce, clap and have a good time. The activities will also help your child to develop confidence, co-ordination and listening skills. Helen (NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support throughout these sessions from 10am-12pm. You can also email her at helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge.
Date: 26 February 2020
Time: 10:00 - 10:30
Description: This a free session where we sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce, clap and have a good time. The activities will also help your child to develop confidence, co-ordination and listening skills. Helen (NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support throughout these sessions from 10am-12pm. You can also email her at helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Bounce and Rhyme

This a free session where we sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce, clap and have a good time. The activities will also help your child to develop confidence, co-ordination and listening skills. Helen (NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support throughout these sessions from 10am-12pm. You can also email her at helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge.
Date: 26 February 2020
Time: 11:15 - 11:45
Description: This a free session where we sing songs and nursery rhymes, bounce, clap and have a good time. The activities will also help your child to develop confidence, co-ordination and listening skills. Helen (NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor) offers support throughout these sessions from 10am-12pm. You can also email her at helenshoebrook@icloud.com for 1-2-1 antenatal breastfeeding information sessions or postnatal support. Tea and Coffee are available for a small charge.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Tiny Tales

Join us for lots of fun at our lively storytelling session and make a simple craft to take home. *This story-time is free but there will be a charge of 50p per child to make the craft.
Date: 02 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Join us for lots of fun at our lively storytelling session and make a simple craft to take home. *This story-time is free but there will be a charge of 50p per child to make the craft.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: 50p
Theme:

Bookstart Corner

Come to our free session where we will share stories and rhymes to help you make the most of reading with your children. Featuring books, rhymes, puppets, mark making, and some free goodies to take home. Limited spaces available so book soon! Please contact the library to book on 01803 659945 or email totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk, or pop in.
Date: 03 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Come to our free session where we will share stories and rhymes to help you make the most of reading with your children. Featuring books, rhymes, puppets, mark making, and some free goodies to take home. Limited spaces available so book soon! Please contact the library to book on 01803 659945 or email totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk, or pop in.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Preloved Baby and Children’s Sale

Pick up a bargain at our Preloved Baby Children’s Sale or sell your preloved clothes and toys and help your library! Stalls are £5 per space and £10 for business stalls, and you’ll need to bring your own table. This event is free to attend as a buyer. All proceeds from stall bookings will be used to support the Summer Reading Challenge at Totnes Library. Limited spaces available so book soon! Please contact the library to book on 01803 659945 or email totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk to book.
Date: 07 March 2020
Time: 9:30 - 12:30
Description: Pick up a bargain at our Preloved Baby Children’s Sale or sell your preloved clothes and toys and help your library! Stalls are £5 per space and £10 for business stalls, and you’ll need to bring your own table. This event is free to attend as a buyer. All proceeds from stall bookings will be used to support the Summer Reading Challenge at Totnes Library. Limited spaces available so book soon! Please contact the library to book on 01803 659945 or email totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk to book.
Audience: All
Cost: £5.00
Theme:

Tiny Tales

Join us for lots of fun at our lively storytelling session and make a simple craft to take home. *This story-time is free but there will be a charge of 50p per child to make the craft.
Date: 09 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:00
Description: Join us for lots of fun at our lively storytelling session and make a simple craft to take home. *This story-time is free but there will be a charge of 50p per child to make the craft.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: 50p
Theme:

Bookstart Corner

Come to our free session where we will share stories and rhymes to help you make the most of reading with your children. Featuring books, rhymes, puppets, mark making, and some free goodies to take home. Limited spaces available so book soon! Please contact the library to book on 01803 659945 or email totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk, or pop in.
Date: 10 March 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Come to our free session where we will share stories and rhymes to help you make the most of reading with your children. Featuring books, rhymes, puppets, mark making, and some free goodies to take home. Limited spaces available so book soon! Please contact the library to book on 01803 659945 or email totnes.library@librariesunlimited.org.uk, or pop in.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

It's A Long Way To The Moon Craft and Story Event

Join author Chris Tetreault-Blay for a morning of magical storytelling and fun craft activities, centred around his loveable story 'It's A Long Way To The Moon'.
Date: 28 March 2020
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Join author Chris Tetreault-Blay for a morning of magical storytelling and fun craft activities, centred around his loveable story 'It's A Long Way To The Moon'.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

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Opening hours:

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

 

Contact us:

Ann Draisey

Email: Totnes Library
Tel: 01803 659945

Find us:

Totnes Library
The Mansion
Fore Street
Totnes
Devon
TQ9 5RP