Events.

  • August 2016
Baldoyle Library

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 13:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Puzzle fun for 4-12 year olds on Tuesday 2nd August-puzzles , word searches and more-available all day! Booking is essential as places are limited. Please contact the .library on 8908793 or book at library desk.

Swords Library

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Cartoon workshop for children aged 5 - 11 years, by Alan Nolan, author of several illustrated books and graphic novels. See his work at: http://www.alannolan.ie

Swords Library

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

These classes in how to use the Smartphone will be run by an expert from Vodafone. Beginners and experienced users are invited to attend, to discover all the various functions and possibilities of the Smartphone. Classes are held on an ongoing basis so please contact the library for next starting date. 01 890 5582

Balbriggan library

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Baby Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of every month at 10.30am-11.30am in Balbriggan Library. Suitable for children up to pre-school age. This month's meeting takes place on Wednesday 3rd of August.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 14:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Movie afternoon for all the family at 2.30 pm on Wednesday 3rd August. This animated Disney family classic tells the story of a baby elephant and his amazing big ears " Suitable for all the family (u) Duration 1hr .. Book at desk or ring library at 8906793.

Balbriggan library

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Celebrating the 100th birthday of favourite children’s author Roald Dahl, we have a fantastic BFG themed workshop of crafts and stories for children aged 9-12 years old on Wednesday 3rd of August at 3pm. in Balbriggan Library.

Blanchardstown Library

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Arts & Crafts (Plant Pots) with Susan Boyle in Blanchardstown Library on Thursday 4th August from 3pm to 4 pm. Suitable for ages 7 to 12 yrs. Places are limited, please book at desk or on 8905563.

Howth Library

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Storytelling for 5-8 year old's with Emer and all your favourite Vroom-Town characters. Places are limited. Call us at 01 8905026 or email [email protected] to book your place.

Malahide Library

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Cartoon WORKSHOP for children aged 5 - 11 years, by Alan Nolan, author of several illustrated books and graphic novels. See his work at: http://www.alannolan.ie Booking Esssential. Phone 8704430 or email [email protected]

Balbriggan library

Thu, 04 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Deardaoin i Leabharlann Bhaile Brigín ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal! All levels welcome – especially beginners! This group meet every Thursday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge!

Donabate/Portrane Library

Fri, 05 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Creating Art in the Library, an art workshop where participants will create a large art piece for the library wall takes place on Friday 5th August at 11.00am. This workshop is part of the Donabate Portrane Summer Festival.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays, 11am-1pm. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied.

Howth Library

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 18:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Ciara's introduction to Chess for 6-12 year old's. This month's chess club meetings will be held on the 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th August at 6pm. Booking is essential. Call us at 01 8905026 or email [email protected] to reserve your place.

Blanchardstown Library

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Sarah Tully will present a "BFG" workshop in Blanchardstown Library on Tuesday 9th August at 3pm for kids aged 9 - 12 yrs. Learn about Roald Dahl the author, listen to extracts of the book and complete a craft based on dream catching and mixing. Places are limited and can be booked at the library desk or on 8905563.

Baldoyle Library

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Will be held on Tuesday 9th August at 3.30 pm. Follow colour-coded animations and use colour-coded instruments to make music in this fun music workshop for children and parents with Shane McKenna. Booking is essential as places are limited. Please contact the library on 8908793 or book at library desk.

Malahide Library

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

For Ages 6-12 years. Tuesday 9th August at 3.30pm Circus fun- Draw, stick and create your own Big Top. BOOKING ESSENTIAL

Baldoyle Library

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 18:45:00 +0100

Booking Required

Book club meets on the second Tuesday of the month. They will review "Still Alice" by Lisa Genovafor July. New members welcome. Contact Library at 8903793 for details.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

With role play, storytelling-join William the millipede on his heroic crusade to combat climate change and save the world ! and live animals. all ages welcome! Booking is essential as places are limited. Please contact the library on 8908793 or book at library desk.

Malahide Library

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Wednesday 10th August @3pm. For 5-8 years. Learn about Roald Dahl! Listen to extracts from the Book! Discuss and re-tell the story in your own words! Create your own dream catching and mixing! Please book at library desk/phone 8704430/email [email protected]

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Dabbledoo Music and Song Workshop with Shane McKenna takes place in Blanchardstown Library on Wednesday 10th August from 3.30pm to 4.30pm. Suitable for all ages. Places are limited please book at the library desk or on 8905563.

Howth Library

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

This months junior book club meetings will be held on the 10th & 24th August at 4pm.

Swords Library

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Workshop in drawing Manga by the popular artist and teacher, John Carpenter. Suitable for ages 6-10.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

John Carpenter will give an art class entitled Circus Without Animals, aimed at ages 6 - 10 years.

Rush Library

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Dabbledoo Music is an exciting new way to make music using shapes, colours and animation. With our colour coded system and musical characters, we will have everyone singing and playing along! Everyone gets an instrument and everyone gets to join in. This is live music making at its most fun!

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Movie afternoon for all the family at 3.00 pm on Thursday 11th August at 3.00 pm. This animated Disney family classic tells the story of a little girl who frightens monsters! " Suitable for all the family (u) Duration 1 hr 28 mins .. Book at desk or ring library at 8906793.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

DabbledooMusic is an exciting and fun way for children to make music using shapes, colours and animation. This workshop is suitable for children aged 5-12 years old and takes place on Thursday 11th of August at 3.30pm in Balbriggan Library. Places are limited so please book by email, by phone on 8704401 or in the library.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Deardaoin i Leabharlann Bhaile Brigín ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal! All levels welcome – especially beginners! This group meet every Thursday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge!

Swords Library

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Children's Art Competition for 4-12 year-olds: Draw a picture of the activity that you like best in your native culture. Drop it into Swords Library by Friday 2nd September. Don't forget to attach a sheet with your name, age, address, phone no. email address and library card no. Prizes will be presented on Culture Night, Friday 16th September.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Come meet Jake the Boxer from Dogs Trust Ireland and learn about responsible dog ownership! Suitable for children aged 7- 13 years old. Takes place on Monday 15th of August at 10am. Places are limited so please book in the library, by phone on 8704401 or by email at [email protected]

Balbriggan library

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays, 11am-1pm. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Cardboard Crafts for 4-7 year olds on Monday 15th Augusttat 3 pm. Booking is essential as places are limited. Please contact the library on 8908793 or book at library desk.

Rush Library

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Paint some bee friendly plant pots, in this workshop as part of the Summer Stars programme. For ages 7+ please contact the library to book a place 01-8708414.

Baldoyle Library

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Meet Jake the dog and his minder and learn how to keep your dog happy and healthy and how to stay safe around animals..! Tuesday 16th August at 2.30 pm- for all the family.. Booking is essential as places are limited. Please contact the library on 8908793 or at library desk.

Balbriggan library

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Join Susan Boyle for some special owl-themed crafts and stories based on the much loved children’s book “A Bit Lost” by Chris Houghton on Tuesday 16th of August at 3pm in Balbriggan Library. Suitable for children aged 7-12 years old. Places are limited so please book in the library, by phone on 8704401 or by email at [email protected]

Malahide Library

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Wii U Games Session for ages 8 to 12 years. Come along and try out our new game console. Please book your place at the session at the library desk/ phone 8704430/email [email protected]

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Dogs Trust Education and Community Officer Fiona and her dog Jake will be talking all about what it means to be a Responsible Dog Owner, what kind of career you could have with dogs and how to stay safe around dogs. Come along to Blanchardstown Library on Wednesday 17th August at 10am to meet Fiona and Jake.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Help and advice with all crafting projects.The group meet the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month. All welcome. .

Howth Library

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Summer Stars Event. Painted Pots with Susan for 4-7 year old's. Places are limited. To book call us at 01 8905026 or email [email protected]

Malahide Library

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Wednesday 17th August @ 3pm. Storytelling for 5-8 year old's with Emer and all your favourite Vroom-Town characters. Places are limited. Call us at 01 8704430or email malahidelibrary.ie to book your place.

Howth Library

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Summer Stars Event. Candle decorating with Susan for 7-12 year olds. Places are limited. To book, phone 01 8905026 or email [email protected]

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Alan is an author and graffic artist.Join him for this exciting drawing workshop for ages 4 to 12 Years on Thursday 18th August at 3 pm Booking is essential as places are limited. Please contact the library on 8908793 or book at library desk.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Join Sarah Tully to learn about Roald Dahl the author, listen to extracts from the book, discuss the extracts and re-tell in your own words, create your own dream catching & mixing. You will also complete a craft based on the dream catching & mixing. This event is for ages 9-12 years.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 18 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Deardaoin i Leabharlann Bhaile Brigín ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal! All levels welcome – especially beginners! This group meet every Thursday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge!

Malahide Library

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Monday 22nd August @10am. Come meet Jake the Boxer from Dogs Trust Ireland and learn about responsible dog ownership! Suitable for children aged 7- 13 years old. Places are limited so please book in the library, by phone on 8704430 or by email at [email protected]

Balbriggan library

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays, 11am-1pm. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Celebrate Ireland’s natural heritage with this fun and interactive workshop for children aged 7-12 years old on Monday 22nd of August at 11.30am in Balbriggan Library. The workshop will last for 1½ hours. Places are limited so please book in the library, by phone on 8704401 or by email at [email protected]

Blanchardstown Library

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 18:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Join Conor Doyle for a trip down memory lane remembering Dublin's long lost Theatre Royal (1935 - 1962) Please book for this talk at the library desk or on 8905563.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Meet Jake the dog and learn all about dog minding and dog safety. All Welcome to attend! Email [email protected] to book a space to attend.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

It's Heritage Week and Master Storyteller Brendan Nolan is visiting Donabate Library. This event is aimed at children aged over 7yrs. Book in now by calling 01-8905609 or email donabate,[email protected]

Malahide Library

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

For ages 8 to 12 Years. Come along and try out our new game console. Please book your place at the library desk/phone 8704430/email [email protected]

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Help and advice with all crafting projects.The group meet the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month. All welcome. .

Howth Library

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Summer Stars Event. Find out how to look after your dog with Fiona and Jake. For ages 7 - 12 years. Places are limited. To book please phone 01 8905026 or email [email protected]

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Movie afternoon for all the family at 2.30 pm on Wednesday 24th August. This animated Disney family classic tells the adventurous story of Pongo, Perdita and their family of puppies " Suitable for all the family (u) Duration 1 hr 16 mins .. Book at desk or ring library at 8906793.

Swords Library

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Storytelling session with Brendan Nolan as part of Heritage Week. Places are limited so please contact the library on 01 890 5582 / 01 890 5894.

Malahide Library

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Held the last Thursday of every month from 10 to 11 am. Stories, songs and games with babies and toddlers.

Howth Library

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Heritage Week Event. Workshop with the Rediscovery Centre for 7-12 Year Old's. Places are limited. To book call 01 8905026 or email [email protected]

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

The second class of this 6 week course helps make the most of your IPAD or TABLET device. Please bring it (fully charged) to class with you. Booking is essential as places are limited.Please contact the library at 8906793 or book at desk.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

This biodiversity workshop for all the family teaching about our natural heritage and how we can protect it will be held on Thursday 25th August from 2.00 pm to 3.30 pm. Places are limited so booking is essential..Contact library @ 8906793

Balbriggan library

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Deardaoin i Leabharlann Bhaile Brigín ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal! All levels welcome – especially beginners! This group meet every Thursday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge!

Malahide Library

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

A talk by Mary McNamara. 7pm on Thursday 25th. All Welcome!

Blanchardstown Library

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

The Rediscovery Centre will present a Natural Heritage Workshop in Blanchardstown Library on Friday 26th of August from 2pm to 3.30pm for kids aged 7 - 12 yrs. Through fun activities and games they will investigate food chains, create a food web and learn all about camouflage and survival in the wild. Places are limited and may be booked at the library desk or on 01-8905563 from Tuesday 2nd August 9.45am.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays, 11am-1pm. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Book club usually meet on the last Monday of the month from 2 pm to 3 pm. They will review "Sisterland " by Curtis Sittenifeld this month. New members are welcome. Contact library at 8906793 for details.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Join Sarah for an introduction to Books, Reading, Songs, Rhymes, Puppets and Props.