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Library events are free unless otherwise stated. 

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

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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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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 714460
Date: 12 December 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 714460
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Music, Rhythm and Rhyme

Fun music, story and singing for the under 5s. Pre-booking essential on 01803 843757. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Date: 13 December 2019
Time: 9:45 - 10:15
Description: Fun music, story and singing for the under 5s. Pre-booking essential on 01803 843757. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Scrabble Club

Open to all ages and abilities, no skills necessary! Every Friday
Date: 13 December 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Open to all ages and abilities, no skills necessary! Every Friday
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Lego and Duplo Club

children of all ages welcome, drop in and create something cool!
Date: 14 December 2019
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: children of all ages welcome, drop in and create something cool!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

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: 14 December 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:

Lego Coding Workshop

Come and use our new Lego kits at our Lego coding workshops. These workshops are suitable for 7 years and above and will take place in our new teen area. Parental supervision is necessary for 7 year olds. We will also start our usual Lego club earlier so that younger children can play in the children's library at the same time.
Date: 14 December 2019
Time: 13:00 - 14:30
Description: Come and use our new Lego kits at our Lego coding workshops. These workshops are suitable for 7 years and above and will take place in our new teen area. Parental supervision is necessary for 7 year olds. We will also start our usual Lego club earlier so that younger children can play in the children's library at the same time.
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Poetry For Pleaure

Come and discuss poetry and share what you've written with our poetry group.
Date: 14 December 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. **Location** Upstairs in rooms 11-12: > Family-friendly session: 11:00 to 13:00 > Adult/Project session: 13:00 to 15:00
Date: 14 December 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. **Location** Upstairs in rooms 11-12: > Family-friendly session: 11:00 to 13:00 > Adult/Project session: 13:00 to 15:00
Audience: All
Cost: £2.00
Theme:

Knit and Chat

Every Monday - Open to all ages and abilities. Tea/coffee and biscuits available.
Date: 16 December 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Every Monday - Open to all ages and abilities. Tea/coffee and biscuits available.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Ageing Well

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 714460
Date: 16 December 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 714460
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 714460
Date: 16 December 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 714460
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Crafty Chatters run by FoPL

Enjoy needle crafts in company. Learn a new skill or just come along to make some new friends. Every 3rd Tuesday of each month, upstairs in the library building.
Date: 17 December 2019
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Enjoy needle crafts in company. Learn a new skill or just come along to make some new friends. Every 3rd Tuesday of each month, upstairs in the library building.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

FoPL Reading Group

Read a new book and meet up with some new friends to discuss. A great way to read something different and socialise.
Date: 17 December 2019
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Read a new book and meet up with some new friends to discuss. A great way to read something different and socialise.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Music, Rhythm and Rhyme

Pre-booking is essential on 01803 843757
Date: 17 December 2019
Time: 9:45 - 10:15
Description: Pre-booking is essential on 01803 843757
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Music, Rhythm and Rhyme

Pre-booking essential on 01803 843757. Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Date: 18 December 2019
Time: 9:45 - 10:15
Description: Pre-booking essential on 01803 843757. Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Code Club

A fun informal session to learn about Coding or develop your skills further.
Date: 21 December 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: 21 December 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
Theme:

Code Club

A fun informal session to learn about Coding or develop your skills further.
Date: 04 January 2020
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: 04 January 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: For anyone who loves reading, writing or listening to poetry.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Yarn Bombing

Join the Torbay Yarn Bombers to create some beautiful knits.
Date: 06 January 2020
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: Join the Torbay Yarn Bombers to create some beautiful knits.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme: Ageing Well

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