On the remote Siula Grande in Peru in June 1985, mountaineer Simon Yates found himself in a desperately unenviable position. He was slowly being pulled off the mountain face by his injured partner, Joe Simpson, dangling on the rope 50 metres below. His decision to cut the rope saved both their lives in the epic […]
Few stories are more exciting, more extraordinary, than that of our Solar System and the planets, moons, asteroids and comets that orbit the star we call the Sun. In this thrilling live show, astronomer Will Gater brings this remarkable tale to the stage. The Story of the Solar System explores how the planets came to […]
Looking for a new hobby? The Royal School of Needlework is bringing ‘Stitching for the Terrified’ to its satellite school in Exeter, a specially designed class for the absolute beginner to hand embroidery. The class will teach essential information about needles, fabric and threads. You will learn how to put fabric in a frame, starting […]
Lingotot teaches French and Spanish to children aged 0-11 in the community, schools and nurseries. Come and join us at Exeter Children’s Library for a chance to learn some French and Spanish with lots of songs, games and a story. You don’t need to speak the language already, just come along and have some fun!” […]
Every second Tuesday of each month, get advice on starting, growing or developing your business idea from a range of expert business advisors. Cartridges Business Hub gives you access to free initial business advice and signposting to a range of vetted and trusted expert business advisors on a range of subjects. Library staff will also […]
What mystifies you, what piques your curiosity? What have you always wondered about but never really looked into? Join the Community Classroom to investigate those burning questions you haven’t yet got round to answering, discover what deep and meaningful speculations (or shallow and whimsical ones) other people contemplate, and collaboratively and creatively come up with […]
Starting from 4th October, we will be starting a new drop-in reading group at Exeter Library. Relax and enjoy the power of great stories and poems read aloud in a small group. No need to book a place, just come along.
Every first Thursday of the month offers the opportunity to get together and discuss the ‘Book of the Month’. Refreshments available. The group does have a waiting list – Please ring 0345 155 1001 for details.
Joanna will be here to discuss her latest book “An Unsuitable Match”, an a uplifting story of love, family and second chances. Rose Woodrowe has just got engaged to Tyler Masson – a wonderful, sensitive man who is head-over-heels in love with her. The only problem? This isn’t the first time for either of them, […]
Free conversation club for people, students, workers, visitors, who want to practise their English. Led by a specialist English Foreign Language tutor. Relaxed discussion on a contemporary topic.