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Library events are free unless otherwise stated. 

Pre-booking is essential where indicated by calling the relevant library. 

Brixham
Churston
Paignton 
Torquay

Children under 8 years old must be supervised by a parent/carer. When collecting children from a library activity please ask children to stay in the library until collected.  

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Asterix Story and Craft

Join us for some fun Asterix craft, story and bingo! Booking essential - call or come in - 01803 208321
Date: 22 October 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:00
Description: Join us for some fun Asterix craft, story and bingo! Booking essential - call or come in - 01803 208321
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Music, Rhythm and Rhyme

A free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. A good way to meet other parents and make new friends (both young and old) too. Pre-booking is required on 01803 208321
Date: 24 October 2019
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: A free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. A good way to meet other parents and make new friends (both young and old) too. Pre-booking is required on 01803 208321
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
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Friends of Brixham Library Coffee Morning

Come along for coffee, cake and conversation. All welcome!
Date: 25 October 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come along for coffee, cake and conversation. All welcome!
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Giraffes Can't Dance! Story and craft

We will be reading the wonderful book together , creating crafts and dancing!! Age group 3-11 years. Booking is essential either at the desk or on 01803 208300.
Date: 26 October 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: We will be reading the wonderful book together , creating crafts and dancing!! Age group 3-11 years. Booking is essential either at the desk or on 01803 208300.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Horrible Histories: Grizzly Ghost Stories

Paignton Library and Exeter University are joining together to bring you our Grizzly Ghost Stories Performance! Meet some amazing characters from history, listen to ghost stories, play games and activities. Not to be missed. Call or come in to book 01803 208321
Date: 26 October 2019
Time: 11:00 - 12:30
Description: Paignton Library and Exeter University are joining together to bring you our Grizzly Ghost Stories Performance! Meet some amazing characters from history, listen to ghost stories, play games and activities. Not to be missed. Call or come in to book 01803 208321
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego Club

Fun drop in session to come and create your own lego masterpiece!
Date: 26 October 2019
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Description: Fun drop in session to come and create your own lego masterpiece!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
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Lego Club

A fun drop-in session to create your own Lego masterpieces!! All creations will then be put on show in our display cabinet.
Date: 26 October 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: A fun drop-in session to create your own Lego masterpieces!! All creations will then be put on show in our display cabinet.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Music, Rhythm and Rhyme

A free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. A good way to meet other parents and make new friends (both young and old) too. Pre-booking is required on 01803 208321
Date: 28 October 2019
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: A free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. A good way to meet other parents and make new friends (both young and old) too. Pre-booking is required on 01803 208321
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Music, Rhythm and Rhyme

A free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. A good way to meet other parents and make new friends (both young and old) too. Pre-booking is required on 01803 208321
Date: 28 October 2019
Time: 9:45 - 10:15
Description: A free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. A good way to meet other parents and make new friends (both young and old) too. Pre-booking is required on 01803 208321
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Code Club

A fun informal session to learn about Coding or develop your skills further.
Date: 02 November 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: A fun informal session to learn about Coding or develop your skills further.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Poetry for Pleasure

For anyone who loves reading, writing or listening to poetry.
Date: 02 November 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: For anyone who loves reading, writing or listening to poetry.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Local History Group

For those interested in learning more about the local area.
Date: 05 November 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: For those interested in learning more about the local area.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Family History And Ancestry Group

Come and find your ancestors using Ancestry on the library computers in the Learning Centre upstairs at Torquay Library. Drop in and see what you can find. Free event
Date: 06 November 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come and find your ancestors using Ancestry on the library computers in the Learning Centre upstairs at Torquay Library. Drop in and see what you can find. Free event
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Poetry For Pleasure

Come and discuss poetry and share what you've written with our poetry group.
Date: 09 November 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Come and discuss poetry and share what you've written with our poetry group.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

South Devon Tech Jam

South Devon Tech Jam, is a small group of enthusiasts, who organise monthly informal and friendly sessions for anyone interested in technology, regardless of age or ability. We hope you will enjoy learning new skills and sharing experiences about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths (STEAM). Bring your own projects, equipment and questions to enjoy a couple of hours with some like-minded people.
Date: 09 November 2019
Time: 11:00 - 15:00
Description: South Devon Tech Jam, is a small group of enthusiasts, who organise monthly informal and friendly sessions for anyone interested in technology, regardless of age or ability. We hope you will enjoy learning new skills and sharing experiences about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths (STEAM). Bring your own projects, equipment and questions to enjoy a couple of hours with some like-minded people.
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme:

Scrabble Group ran by FoPL

Come and join our Scrabble group to keep your mind active or to have a bit of fun with some new friends.
Date: 12 November 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Come and join our Scrabble group to keep your mind active or to have a bit of fun with some new friends.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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VIP Book Club

A book club for visually impaired people. Listen to one of the RNIB's spoken word books then meet up to talk about what you thought. A fun way to hear new books and make new friends.
Date: 12 November 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: A book club for visually impaired people. Listen to one of the RNIB's spoken word books then meet up to talk about what you thought. A fun way to hear new books and make new friends.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Legal Surgery

The sessions require no financial obligation. Surgeries are held on the second Thursday of every month between 10:30am - 12:30pm. For further information, or to reserve your slot, please speak to a member of the library reception team or call 01803 208321.
Date: 14 November 2019
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: The sessions require no financial obligation. Surgeries are held on the second Thursday of every month between 10:30am - 12:30pm. For further information, or to reserve your slot, please speak to a member of the library reception team or call 01803 208321.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Code Club

A fun informal session to learn about Coding or develop your skills further.
Date: 16 November 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: A fun informal session to learn about Coding or develop your skills further.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Local History Group

Want to know more about Torbay? Have some information to share? Come along to our Local Studies Group.
Date: 16 November 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Want to know more about Torbay? Have some information to share? Come along to our Local Studies Group.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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