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Ivybridge Library

Events at Ivybridge

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Title:Summer Reading Challenge Otter Spotter
Date:Tuesday 22 August
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Description: Come and make a paper bag Otter! FREE family activity. Donations welcome. All children to be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Bookings: Drop-in
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Title:Summer Reading Challenge Forensic Science Workshops
Date:Friday 25 August
Time: 10:30/12:00/14:00/15:30
Description: Mock up crime scene - investigate with fingerprint analysis, chemical investigations, substances and hair fibres etc. Hour long session, starting at times shown above.
Audience:Children over 6. Under 8's must be accompanied by an adult.
Cost:3.50 per child
Bookings: Essential - at library
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Title: Animal Agents Finishers' Celebration
Date:Friday 8 September
Time: 16:30
Description: Party food and a special screening of "Basil, the Great Mouse Detective" - foe everyone that finishes the Summer Reading Challenge. All children to be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Bookings: At library
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Title: All Aboard
Time: 14:00-16:00
Description: Drop in to the library to join in with Scrabble, Draughts, Chess, Dominoes or Cards
Cost:No Charge
Bookings: Not required
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Title: Lego Club
Date:Third Saturday of the month
Time: 10:30-11:30
Description: Enjoy listening to a story and then have a go and building part of it with Lego.
Audience:Under 11 year olds
Bookings: With library staff
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Partner: Cameron and Katie
Title: Baby Bounce and Rhyme
Date:Every Thursday morning
Time: 10:30-10:50
Description: For children under 3 and their carers. Join in with traditional rhymes and songs.
Audience:Parents and babies
Bookings: Not required, just turn up!
Title: M@x's Book Dreamers Children's Reading Group
Date:Once a month on a Monday - check our Facebook page for next date
Time: 15:45-16:45
Description: A reading group for children aged 8-11.
Cost:No Charge
Bookings: Spaces available, please ask in library for more information
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Title: Teeny Tots
Date:Every Wednesday
Time: 10:30-11:00
Description: Stories and songs for toddlers, accompanied by a parent or carer
Audience:Under 5s
Cost:No Charge
Bookings: Not required
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Title: Techie Talk
Date:Every Friday
Time: 10:30-12:30
Description: Problems with a gadget? Bring it along on a Friday morning to talk to our Techie volunteer who will do his best to help you!
Audience:All are welcome
Cost:No charge
Bookings: Feel free to drop in
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Title: Knit & Natter
Date:Every Thursday
Time: 14:30 onwards
Description: Would you like to join our library knitting group? Just come along, and bring your knitting!
Bookings: Register your interest at the counter, or just come along!
Title: Read and Reminisce
Date:Every Wednesday
Time: 10:30-12:00
Description: A group for people with memory loss and their carers. Relax and listen to great stories and poems read aloud to you in a small friendly group.
Cost:No Charge
Bookings: Not required, but contact the library for more information
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Partner: The Reader Organisation
Title: Friends of Ivybridge Library
Date:Usually Thursday evening every two months
Time: 18:00-19:00
Description: Members of Ivybridge Community who help support the library.
Bookings: Not needed.
Title: Stroke Support Group
Time: 13:30-15:30
Description: If you are affected by stroke, then your local stroke support group could be for you. At friendly meetings we support one another through a range of social meetings and activities.
Audience:Those affected by stroke and their carers
Cost:No charge
Bookings: Not required, ring library for current date
Organiser:Ivybridge Library
Partner: The Stroke Association
Title: Action on Hearing Loss Clinic
Date:Second Thursday of the month
Time: 14:00-16:00
Description: Action on Hearing Loss Clinic. Working with Derriford Audiology. friendly, trained volunteers will carry out cleaning of hearing aids, supply batteries and offer help and advice about assistive equipment and adjusting to the use of hearing aids. Advice on hearing queries will be offered where possible.
Audience:People with hearing difficulties and their families.
Cost:No Charge
Bookings: Not required
Partner: Action on Hearing Loss
Title: Next Steps
Date:Second Tuesday of the month
Time: 10:00-13:00
Description: An informal friendly support group for parents and carers of young adults who have ongoing special or additional needs. Take a break from the caring, enjoy a coffee and chat to others who understand the situation. Speakers are invited from time to time to talk about relevant issues.
Audience:Parents and carers
Cost:No Charge
Bookings: Not required, just turn up. There is no commitment. Contact Jan on 07742609968 for more information.
Organiser:Next Steps
Title: City of Plymouth Credit Union
Date:Every Thursday
Time: 09:30-12:00
Description: A real alternative to Banks and Building Societies. Come along for free expert financial advice on managing your savings
Bookings: Drop in
Title: Writers Group
Date:Third Saturday of the month
Time: 10:00-12:00
Description: Develop your creative writing skills while exploring a wide range of genres in a friendly and relaxed environment.
Cost:2.00 per session
Bookings: Application form from the Library Counter and to be returned to the Group Organiser.
Title: Ivybridge Foodbank
Date:Days when library is open
Time: Library opening hours
Description: Collection point for Ivybridge Foodbank.
Bookings: n/a
Title: Watermark Wonders Reading Group
Date:3rd Thursday of every month
Time: 18:00 - 19:00
Description: Chat about books and reading in a relaxed atmosphere at our friendly group.
Cost:No Charge
Bookings: Check if there are spaces with the organiser