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Dundalk Library. Tel: 042-9353190


November Events:

'The Life and Times of Constable Charles McGee': a bi-lingual lecture by his grand-niece Madge Boyle. Thur. Nov. 12th at 6.45pm. This lecture is sponsored by Foras na Gaeilge.

Library Ireland Week, November 16th-22nd, 2015 - A Library Holds a World of Ideas

Stories, Songs & Arts for pre-school children (invited school only). Tues. Nov. 17th.

Creative Writing Workshop: With author Nicola Pierce, Tues. Nov. 17th @12 noon. (invited classes only).

'West Belfast' by Danny Morrison: Book launch, Tues. Nov. 17th @ 6.30pm.

Creative Writing Workshop: With author Joe Murphy, Fri. Nov. 20th @ 11am (invited classes only).

CAO Information Session: Tues. Nov. 24th 11am.

Launch of the Louth Field Names Database: Tues. Nov. 24th @ 7pm.

'Nuts About Nature', Exploring Ireland's Biodiversity: Wed. Nov. 25th (invited classes only).


Ongoing Events at Dundalk Branch Library

Knitting Club: Please register interest at issue desk. Group resuming every Thursday @ 11am.

English Language Classes for non-English speakers: Classes resume Tues. Sep. 8th at 6pm. English for Employment

Irish Language Group: Intermediate level - Every Tuesday at 4pm. Beginners - Every Wednesday at 4pm

Georgie Porgie Tots Corner, Parent & Toddler Group: Every Thursday @ 10am

Europe Direct Centre – Dundalk Library is a Europe Direct Centre and provides information on issues related to the European Union including EU Publications and general queries about the role of the EU. Free phone access to Europe Direct contact centre and web access to the EU websites is provided go to http://ec.europa.eu/europedirect/

Adult Book Clubs – Rediscover the joy of reading and discuss your views with others. Please ask at desk for details

WiFi Access is available to current Library members. Renew your Library membership today and avail of free WiFi in Dundalk, Drogheda and Ardee Libraries as well as several hot spots in Dundalk Town Centre. Ask at issue desk for registration details and PIN no.

Computer Classes for groups .If you are interested in updating your computer skills please phone Dundalk Library on 042-9353190 for further details.

Board Games Evening (Adults) - last Thursday of the month. 6.00pm - 8.00pm. Scrabble, Draughts, Chess and Mah-jong. Come along.

Please contact Dundalk Library for details of the above events.

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Drogheda Library. Tel: 041-9876162


November Events:

Science Week CSI Workshops: Tues. & Wed. Nov. 10th & 11th. In association with Science Week Ireland (invited classes only).

Folk Tales of Co. Louth: With author Doreen McBride. Fri. Nov. 13th @11.30am. (invited classes only).

Ceardlann Scribhneoireachta: Writing workshop as Gaeilge with author Brian O'Grainne. Sat. Nov. 14th @ 3pm. Open to the public. In association with Foras na Gaeilge.

Creative Writing Workshop: With author Nicola Pierce. Tues. Nov. 17th @ 9.30am (invited classes only).

Drogheda Senior Citizens Information Session: Wed. Nov. 18th @ 10am.

Biodiversity Workshops: Fri. Nov. 20th. (invited classes only).


Ongoing Events:

Saltwater Scribblers Creative Writing Group: Every Tuesday at 5.45pm

Saltwater Scribblers Young Adult Creative Writing Group: Fortnightly on a Fri. @ 4.00pm. Suitable for 14-17 year olds.

'All Write ', Adult Creative Writer's Group: 1st Friday of every month @ 11am.

Board Games Evening for Adults: 1st Thursday of every month @ 5.45pm.

Parent & Toddler Group: Every Wednesday @ 10.30am.

Adult bookclub: Last Thursday of every month @2.30pm



Ardee Library. Tel: 041-6853023


Ongoing Events:

Junior Film Club: Every Saturday morning, 10.45am-12.30pm

Junior/Young adult Bookclub: Monthly on Wednesdays, 4pm-4.45pm Register your interest at issue desk.

Parent & Toddler Time: Every Friday @ 11am

Knitting Group: Tuesday @ 11am

Beginner Computer Classes: Wednesday @ 11am.



Click on link to watch TV3 Documentary 'Get the Numbers, Write' which features Louth Co. Libraries which aired on April 7th, 2015.http://www.tv3.ie/3player/show/745/0/0/Get-The-Numbers-Write


Click on link to see Dundalk Bookclub featured on IrelandAM on TV3 on Jan. 28th reviewing the Bord Gais Energy book of the month, 'The Goldfinch' by Donna Tartt.



Please see link below to the Newstalk Radio Documentary 'Shelf-Life', a day in the life of Louth Co. Libraries



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