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Cookery Books in the Library

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by Fingal Libraries on September 3, 2014.

They say that cooking is an art, baking is a science and The Great British Bake-off is a drama.  Having travelled with the contestants through the snap of biscuits, the sponge of cakes and the scandal of Ian’s ice cream sabotage, I – like many others ...

Fingal Libraries celebrate National Heritage Week with a variety of events for all ages.

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by Fingal Libraries on August 25, 2014.

  National Heritage Week is coordinated by The Heritage Council and its aim is to build awareness and education about our heritage thereby encouraging its conservation and preservation. National Heritage Week 2014 will run from August 23rd to ...

Girls Soccer Festival 2014 Blitzs & other fun events

by Niall McGuirk on July 29, 2014.
festival 2014

Free Soccer Fun Day! Register a team, some friends or just yourself! 1.00pm-3.00pm Saturday 16 August 2014 Open to U9-U13 Venue: AUL Complex, Clonsaugh, Dublin13 Register by 12 August for details contact: Tel: 0860444435, 0871323260 email: paul ...

Top 10 Footballs books

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by Fingal Libraries on July 4, 2014.

Now that the World Cup is underway in Brazil, here’s a look at ten of the best books written about the game.             Fever Pitch (1992) by Nick Hornby: In this groundbreaking bittersweet memoi ...

Junior Football Books In Fingal Libraries

There’s been a lot of excitement about the World Cup amongst all age groups. We have loads of football books for children throughout Fingal Libraries. The Big Book of the World Cup has a profile of all the stadiums and of every country taking par ...

Donabate Portrane Community Library provides latest technology to borrowers

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by Fingal Libraries on May 14, 2014.

Mayor of Fingal Cllr Kieran Dennison officially opened Fingal County Council’s newest library branch, Donabate Portrane Community Library, at the Donabate Portrane Community & Leisure Centre on Wednesday 30th April.  The delivery of the Council’s ...

Bealtaine Festival: Celebrating Creativity as we age, 1-31st May, 2014

The Bealtaine Festival is a festival that celebrates creativity as we age and covers all the art forms. Established in 1996 there are now 120,000 people taking part in the Bealtaine Festival and this years festival theme is "And catch the heart off guard" ...

Meet the staff!

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by Fingal Libraries on April 11, 2014.
Donabate Books

Fingal's newest Library is due to open shortly in the Donabate Portrane area.   Housed within the Donabate Portrane Community & Leisure Centre,  Donabate Portrane Community Library will offer free Internet, a dedicated Young Adult’s  area, a Ch ...