Events.

  • September 2016
Blanchardstown Library

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 13:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Blanchardstown Library Show hosted by Ronan O'Malley is broadcast during weeks 2 and 4 of each month on 92.5 Phoenix FM. The Library Show features news from Blanchardstown Library, library events , book reviews and much more! Tune in on Wednesdays at 1pm and Saturdays at 5.30pm . http://phoenixfm.ie/

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 13:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

The Third 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.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 01 Sep 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!

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 03 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Informal French conversation group to help people to improve their French language skills - meets every Saturday at 10am in Blanchardstown library. All Welcome.

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 03 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Improve your Irish language skills, join the conversation group every Saturday in Blanchardstown library at 12pm

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

First meeting back after the summer break..They meet every Monday Morning during the school term from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Donabate/Portrane Library

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

All the children who participated in the Summer Stars reading initiative will be awarded a medal and certificate. The winners of the Summer Stars book review competition will also be announced. There will also be a draw with a prize for the winner!

Blanchardstown Library

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Improve your Spanish by joining this informal group which meets every Monday at 6.30pm in Blanchardstown Library

Malahide Library

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 15:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Presentation Ceremony 3.30-4.30pm, Tuesday 6th September. Spot prizes to be won on the day!

Balbriggan library

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Computer fun in Balbriggan Library! There will be Wii U sessions in the Junior Library on Tuesday 6th and Thursday 8th of September from 6pm-7pm. For children up to 12 years. Parental supervision required.

Swords Library

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:45:00 +0100

Booking Required

A talk on how to reduce your household waste with Timi Konya, to book a place please contact the library on 01 890 5582 or 01 890 5894. Talk starts at 6.45pm.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Parent & Toddler Group meet in Blanchardstown Library every Wednesday from 10am to 1pm. All welcome to drop in at any stage.

Balbriggan library

Wed, 07 Sep 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 7th of September.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 18:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Improve your English conversation skills by coming along for an informal & casual English chat, drop-in, no teacher every Wednesday from 6pm.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Timi Konya will give a talk on Household Waste Reduction and zero waste living in Blanchardstown Library on Wednesday 7th September from 6.45pm - 7.45pm. Please book at the desk or on 01-8905563.

Balbriggan library

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Money, Advice and Budgeting Service will hold a talk explaining their services with a focus on understanding insolvency and personal debt in Ireland on Wednesday, 7th of September at 6.45pm. A Q & A session will follow for any queries you may have. All welcome!

Donabate/Portrane Library

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Learn all you need to know about this popular game!

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 13:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

The 4th 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.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 18:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Computer fun in Balbriggan Library! There will be Wii U sessions in the Junior Library on Tuesday 6th and Thursday 8th of September from 6pm-7pm. For children up to 12 years. Parental supervision required.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 08 Sep 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!

Blanchardstown Library

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

La Leche League hosts a mother-to-mother meeting on the 2nd Friday of every month in Blanchardstown Library at 10.30am. September meeting will take place on the 9th.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Sat, 10 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Learn all you need to know about this popular game!

Donabate/Portrane Library

Sat, 10 Sep 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

This workshop is for 8 -13 years. Alan will give a short, humorous talk about how he got into books/comics, drawing and writing, followed by a drawing demo of one of his characters where the children join in. Alan also provides a mini-comic/comic strip for each child based on one of his books - the strip is unfinished and the children get to finish off the comic using their imagination and creativity.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

They meet every Monday Morning during the school term from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Garristown Library

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Garristown Library Book Club meet in the Library on the 2nd Monday of the month @ 7.00pm.

Howth Library

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

There will be gloriumptious activities, quizzes, prizes and lots of fun for 6-12 year olds. Borrow a Roald Dahl book today! Places are limited. To book call 018905026 or email [email protected] with your contact number, child’s name & age.

Baldoyle Library

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Summer Star reading medals and certificates will be presented to all those enthusiastic young readers who enrolled during the summer. Filled cards to be returned to the library by 1st September. All entrants will be notified.

Baldoyle Library

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 18:45:00 +0100

Booking Required

Book club meets on the second Tuesday of the month. They will review "Too much happiness" by Alice Munro for September. New members welcome. Contact Library at 8903793 for details.

Balbriggan library

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Balbriggan Knitting & Crochet Group returns from the summer break on Tuesday 13th of September and will meet in the library every following Tuesday evening 7pm-8pm. Bring your needles/hooks and wool or get advice on what to buy. All adults are welcome.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Are you eager to find out more about your family history? If so then bring your questions to a new Genealogy Advisory Service taking place in Blanchardstown Library this autumn. Providing the advice will be Fiona Fitzsimons from Eneclann, a Trinity College campus company that specialises in history and heritage. This free service will take place 10.30am to 2.30pm on Wednesday 14th September, Wednesday 12th October, Wednesday 9th November and Wednesday 7th December 2016 when Fiona will be available to answer your family history questions. Booking is required by calling 01-8905784 or at the Reference Desk in Blanchardstown Library.

Howth Library

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Everyone who gets 10 stamps on their Summer Reading Stars membership card will get a medal and a certificate. Come on in to celebrate the brilliant young readers we have in Howth library!! The closing date for the Summer Reading Stars is Wednesday 10th September.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

What are your consumer rights when shopping online or in person? What can you do if things go wrong? If you want to know the answer then come along to a free talk which will take place at Blanchardstown Library on Wednesday 14 September, 2016, starting at 7pm. Booking is essential by emailing [email protected] or calling 01 8905563. The talk, which is being organised by the Blanchardstown Europe Direct Information Centre, will feature speakers and advice from the European Consumer Centre (ECC) in Ireland and Blanchardstown Citizens Information Centre (CIC).

Blanchardstown Library

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Blanchardstown Europe Direct Information Centre and the library’s Business, Enterprise and Employment Support Service in conjunction with Fingal’s Local Enterprise Office (LEO) are offering a series of Business Advice Clinics in Blanchardstown Library on 15th and 29th of September. For more information and to book an individual session go to https://www.localenterprise.ie/Fingal/Start-or-Grow-your-Business/Business-Advice-Mentoring/Business-Advice-Clinics/

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 13:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

The 5th 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.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 15 Sep 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

Fri, 16 Sep 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.

Swords Library

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 06:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

6.30pm: African Dance and song workshops, one for children and one for adults; so bring your child and also take part yourself! 8.15pm: relax and enjoy the folk melodies and rhythms of the Ukraine, with award-winning musician, Olesya Zdorovetska. This event is free.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Held each Friday Morning from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome-They resume on Friday 16th September after the summer break.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

They meet every Monday Morning during the school term from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Howth Library

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

An hour of art & craft fun for 4-7 year olds. It’s free! Places are limited. To book call us at 01 8905026 or email us at [email protected] with your contact number, child’s name & age.

Malahide

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

New! German Conversation group takes place every Monday evening at 6.30pm. All Levels Welcome! Please book at Malahide Library/phone 87004430/ email: [email protected]

Donabate/Portrane Library

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Valuable lessons in First Aid!

Blanchardstown Library

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 11:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Blanchardstown Baby Book Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 11.30am. Stories, songs and fun for children of pre-school age. Sign up at the desk or call 8905563. Next meeting takes place on Tuesday 20th of September.

Blanchardstown Library

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Michelle Kinsella of the Dyslexia Association of Ireland will give a talk on Adult Dyslexia in Blanchardstown Library on Tuesday 20th September 6.45pm - 7.45pm Some of the topics covered will include; • General Information on Adult Dyslexia • Practical Self-Help Strategies for Dyslexia • Dyslexia in the Workplace • Technology for Dyslexia To book a place please call 01-8905563 or leave your name at the Adult Desk.

Balbriggan library

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Balbriggan Knitting & Crochet Group meets in the library every Tuesday evening 7pm-8pm. Bring your needles/hooks and wool or get advice on what to buy. All adults are welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 21 Sep 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, 21 Sep 2016 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

An hour of creative fun for 7 - 12 year old's. It’s free! Places are limited. To book call us at 01 8905026 or email us at [email protected] with your contact number, child’s name & age.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

The final 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, 22 Sep 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

* HEY RESUME ON THURSDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER AFTER THE SUMMER BREAK. The club hosts exercises, tea, bingo and chat every Thursday from 2pm to 4pm. .There is limited space available for new members. Please contact Betty during meeting times.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

A talk by Timi Konya. Get practical advice on how to reduce household waste on Thursday 22nd September atT 6.30 pm. All welcome.

Swords Library

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:45:00 +0100

Booking Required

Adult Dyslexia – A Talk by the Dyslexia Association of Ireland. 6.45pm to 7.45pm. A general information talk by Michelle Kinsella of the Dyslexia Association of Ireland. Opporunity for questions and answers after the talk. To book a place please contact the library on 01 890 5582 / 01 890 5894.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 22 Sep 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!

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Held each Friday Morning from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome-They resume on Friday 16th September after the summer break.

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

The Europe Direct Information Centre, Blanchardstown Library and the European Commission Representation in Ireland will host the European Day of Languages 2016 on the 24th of September. The event will be a Language Café offering 9 languages: Irish, French, German, Spanish and Italian as conversation and Polish, Romanian, Lithuanian and Latvian as Taster Classes. Teachers from the Ambassade de France, Gaelchultúr, Goethe Institut, Instituto Cervantes, Instituto Italiano di Cultura, Embassy of Latvia, Embassy of Lithuania, Embassy of Poland and Embassy of Romania have kindly agreed to participate. It will start at 2pm and refreshments will be served afterwards. Lá Eorpach na dTeangacha ar an 24 Meán Fómhair Beidh an Ionad Europe Direct, Leabharlann Bhaile Bhlainséir agus Ionadaíocht an Choimisiúin Eorpaigh in Éirinn mar óstach ar Chaife Teanga ar an 24 Meán Fómhair. Beidh 9 mbord teanga ann agus is féidir páirt a ghlacadh i gciorcal comhrá i bhFraincis, Gaeilge Gearmáinis, Iodáilis nó Spáinnis, nó ranganna tástála a dhéanamh i Laitvis, Liotuáinis, Polainnis nó Rómáinis. Beidh múinteoirí againn ó Ambasáid na Fraince, Gaelchultúr, Goethe Institut, Instituto Cervantes, Instituto Italiano di Cultura, Ambasáid Liotuáine, Ambasáid Laitvia, Ambasáid na Polainne agus Ambasáid na Rómáine.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

A photographic exhibition of the development and day to day running of this excellent community facility will run from Mon 26th Sept to Friday 7th October .On View during library open hours-all welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

They meet every Monday Morning during the school term from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

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

Malahide Library

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

New! German Conversation group takes place every Monday evening at 6.30pm. All Levels Welcome! Please book at Malahide Library/phone 87004430/ email: [email protected]

Howth Library

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

The Tuesday Morning Book Club meet on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.15am. This month the group will discuss 'The Children Act' by Ian McEwan.

Balbriggan library

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Balbriggan Knitting & Crochet Group meets in the library every Tuesday evening 7pm-8pm. Bring your needles/hooks and wool or get advice on what to buy. All adults are welcome.

Swords Library

Wed, 28 Sep 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

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 28 Sep 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. .

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Developed for those who are thinking of starting a small business or those who have a business that is running less than 2 years, Fingal Local Enterprise Office is offering a Start Your Own Business Course to be held in Blanchardstown Library beginning on Wednesday 28 September 2016. This is a 10 week, part-time course consisting of a series of workshops designed to give an excellent foundation for starting a new business. The course explores the key areas of - Business Planning, Sales and Marketing, Finance, Accounts and Legal Issues. Booking is essential at www.localenterprise.ie

Swords Library

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Swords Library Book Club, monthly meeting.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

The club hosts exercises, tea, bingo and chat every Thursday from 2pm to 4pm. .There is limited space available for new members. Please contact Betty during meeting times.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 29 Sep 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!

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Held each Friday Morning from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome-They resume on Friday 16th September after the summer break.