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PHASED REOPENING PHASED REOPENING

***PHASED REOPENING OF LIBRARIES***

We are planning a phased reopening of our libraries from w/c 6th July. Find out more by following this link - Phased reopening of Torbay Libraries.

During the period of lockdown - No fines were applied, and any items on loan were extended to 31st August. As libraries reopen, we will revert to our normal terms and conditions for fines and fees.

 

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Paignton Library is a busy community hub, situated near the station and town centre. The library offers a fun and vibrant environment and offers a warm welcome to everyone. There are lots of activities for children including Music, Rhythm and Rhyme for babies and toddlers, Saturday morning Lego Club, Code Club as well as craft activities in the holidays.

The library also hosts a Local History Group, a Poetry group and several reading groups.  The Friends of Paignton Library run a scrabble group and Crafty Chatters.  The library offers support with IT through our IT volunteers and provides public access computers, Wi-Fi, printing and photocopying.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and Wi-Fi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Room hire

Friends Group

Paignton Library has an active Friends Group who support the library, to find out more please visit their Facebook group.

Paignton Library events Paignton Library events

Spooky Half Term Events

We have an exciting programme of events for half term. See below for dates and times: Mon 26th 11am Paper Pumpkin craft Tues 27th 2pm Story time Weds 28th 11am Spooky Fan craft Thurs 29th 11am Halloween Wreath craft Fri 30th 11am Spider craft Join Event Here<a href='https://www.facebook.com/events/356824915734102/'>Spooky Half Term Events</a>
Date: 26 October 2020
Time: 11:00 - 18:00
Description: We have an exciting programme of events for half term. See below for dates and times: Mon 26th 11am Paper Pumpkin craft Tues 27th 2pm Story time Weds 28th 11am Spooky Fan craft Thurs 29th 11am Halloween Wreath craft Fri 30th 11am Spider craft Join Event HereSpooky Half Term Events
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme: Halloween

Virtual Lego Club

Our Lego Club will be going virtual for now so join us on Paignton Library Facebook Page each Saturday for a lego challenge and post photo's of your creations!
Date: 31 October 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Our Lego Club will be going virtual for now so join us on Paignton Library Facebook Page each Saturday for a lego challenge and post photo's of your creations!
Audience: Child
Cost: Free
Theme:

Virtual Code Club

A fun informal session to learn about Coding or develop your skills further.
Date: 07 November 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:

Virtual Music, Rhythm and Rhyme

Join us on the Paignton Library Facebook page for a free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. Let's stay connected at home! Click here: <a href='https://www.facebook.com/PaigntonLibrary/'>Music, Rhythm & Rhyme</a>
Date: 10 November 2020
Time: 11:00 - 11:30
Description: Join us on the Paignton Library Facebook page for a free, fun and musical session for the under 5's. Let's stay connected at home! Click here: Music, Rhythm & Rhyme
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Poetry for Pleasure

For anyone who loves reading, writing or listening to poetry.
Date: 02 January 2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: For anyone who loves reading, writing or listening to poetry.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
Theme:

Local History Group

For those interested in learning more about the local area.
Date: 05 January 2021
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: For those interested in learning more about the local area.
Audience: All
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: 11 January 2021
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:

WBW - Free Legal Surgery

Free Legal Surgery - Paignton Library 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 714460.
Date: 14 January 2021
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Description: Free Legal Surgery - Paignton Library 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 714460.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

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Opening hours:

Mon 09:30 - 17:00
Tue 09:30 - 18:00
Wed 09:30 - 13:00
Thu 09:30 - 18:00
Fri 09:30 - 17:00
Sat 09:30 - 16:00

 

Contact us:

Charlotte Sumner

Email: Paignton Library
Tel: 01803 714460

Find us:

Paignton Library
Great Western Road
Paignton
Devon
TQ4 5AG