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Okehampton Library

Events at Okehampton

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Title:World Book Night - Pampering Evening
Date:Wednesday 23 April
Time: 20:00
Description: To celebrate World Book Night, Cheeky Monkeys are coming to Okehampton Library to give away a limited number of free books including one by Jane Fallon called 'Getting Rid of Matthew'. Spoil yourself with a mini treatment, join the library, browse our huge selection of books to borrow and then sit back with some refreshments and relax.
Audience:All
Cost:Entrance is free, small charge for treatments
Bookings: Not necessary
Partner: Cheeky Monkeys Toddler Group
 
Title: World Cup Fantasy Football
Date:From Thursday May 1st
Time: Whenever the Library is open!
Description: Join in the fun of the 2014 World Cup by entering our Fantasy Football competition. Earn transfer money each time you use the library, and then use it to put together your dream team of World Cup stars. When your players in your team play in actual games, they earn points for you. Whoever has the most points at the end of the tournament wins! Remember, the more you use the library, the better your chances of winning...
Audience:Ideally aimed at children aged 10-16, or younger if helped
Cost:Free
Bookings: Register at Okehampton library
 
Title: Babies & Dads Baby Massage/Yoga Course
Date:4 week course starting Saturday 26 April
Time: 10:00-10:45
Description: A special course to help dads bond with their babies in a fun and relaxed way. Baby Massage and Yoga can help reduce colic and constipation, improving sleep patterns and stimulating baby's circulation, nervous, lymphatic, muscular and digestive systems.
Audience:Suitable for babies aged 6 weeks - crawling stage
Cost:3 per session
Bookings: Bookings essentials, spaces are limited. Contact Eve Oliveira 07941878518 or email eveliseo73@hotmail.com
 
Title: Childrens Book Group
Date:First Meeting Tuesday 3rd June, then every 1st Tuesday of the month (excluding August)
Time: 16:00-17:00
Description: Do you like: -Reading Books? -Talking about books? -Making things to do with books? -Finding out about authors and books? -Are you a fluent, independent reader? If so come and ask about joining the children's book group.
Audience:for children aged 8-12 years
Cost:Free
Bookings: book in advance, come and speak to a member of staff.
 
Title: Okehampton Library 2nd Reading Group
Date:3rd Tuesday of each month
Time: 14:00
Description: Due to the popularity of our reading group we have decided to start a second one so if you enjoy reading and are interested in discovering new authors come along to meet with other people in an informal environment to talk about books you have read. Contact the library if you would like to join, we have a few spaces left.
Audience:Adult
Cost:Free
Bookings: Please contact Okehampton Library 01837 52805
 
Title: Under Fives Storytime
Date:Every Tuesday
Time: 10:30
Description: Come and enjoy a storytime with your under five and enjoy biscuits afterwards
Audience:Under 5's and their carers
Cost:Free
Bookings: Not required, just turn up!
 
Title: Bounce and Rhyme
Date:Every Tuesday in partnership with Okehampton Children's Centre
Time: 11:00
Description: Babies, toddlers and their carers are welcome to come and enjoy nursery rhymes and action songs together and perhaps learn some new ones! Come along and collect a free nursery rhyme card and borrow a book.
Audience:Under 5s and their carers
Cost:Free
Bookings: Not required, just pop in!
 
Title: Craft Meeting
Date:2nd Tuesday of every month
Time: 14:00-16:00
Description: Bring along your craft work to this informal afternoon to sit and chat with other 'crafty' people. It is a chance to work whilst chatting and perhaps sharing ideas and problem solving of craft work.
Audience:All
Cost:FREE - donations for refreshments
Bookings: Not necessary
Organiser:
 
Title: Friends of Okehampton Library
Date:Ongoing
Time: As necessary
Description: A group of library customers who are helping to support the Library by acting as hosts at library events,organising events, fundraising. Please contact Okehampton Library for further details
Audience:All
Cost:Free
Bookings: Please contact Okehampton Library for further details
 
Title: Okehampton Library Reading Group
Date:1st Tuesday of the month
Time: 14:00
Description: If you enjoy reading and are interested in discovering new authors come along to meet with other people in an informal environment to talk about books you have read. The group is full at the moment, please contact the library if you would like to be added to our waiting list.
Audience:All
Cost:Free
Bookings: Not required