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Events in Louth County Libraries

Dundalk Library. Tel: 042-9353190

 

June Events:

Public Consultation Meeting Louth 2016: Tuesday, June 9th @ 7pm. Have your say in how we can remember 1916 in County Louth.

Summer Reading Adventure Launch: Friday, June 12th @ 11am

DkIT Library Pop-up Information Session: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2-4pm

Storytime: Saturday June 27th @ 11.30am. Suitable for 3-8 year olds.

 

July Events:

Arts & Crafts Workshop: Saturday July 4th @ 11am. Suitable for 5-8 year olds

'To Bee or Not to Bee', Bee Workshop: Wednesday, July 8th @ 11am. Find out about the bees of Ireland, their importance for plants, biodiversity and humans. In conjunction with the Europe Direct Information Centre at Dundalk Library.

Storytime: Wednesday July 22nd @ 11.30am. Suitable for 4-7 year olds

European Storytelling: Wednesday, July 29th @ 11am. In conjunction with the Europe Direct Information Centre at Dundalk Library.

Movie Morning: Every Friday @ 11am

Design a Postcard of Your Favourite European City Competition: Pick up an entry form at issue desk. In conjunction with the Europe Direct Information Centre at Dundalk Library.

Ongoing Events at Dundalk Branch Library

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

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. A monthly book Club meets in Dundalk Library the first Tuesday of every month at 6.30 pm. And another the first Thursday of the month at 11.00 am.

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.

Tel: 042-9353190; Email: libraryhelpdesk@louthcoco.ie Follow us on twitter: @Louthcoco. Like us on Facebook:

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Drogheda Library. Tel: 041-9876162

 

June Events:

Public Consultation Meeting Louth 2016: Wednesday, June 3rd @ 7pm. Have your say in how we can remember 1916 in County Louth.

Yeats at 150: W.B Yeats Exhibition to Celebrate his 150th Birthday.

Travel The World With A Book: Information & book display for children. Running for the month of June

 

July Events:

 Drogheda Photo Club Exhibition: Running until end August during library opening hours.

European Storytelling: Wed. July 29th @ 3pm. In conjunction with the Europe Direct Information Centre at Dundalk Library.

 

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.

 

 

Ardee Library. Tel: 041-6853023

 

June Events:

Public Consultation Meeting Louth 2016: Thursday, June 11th @ 7pm. Have your say in how we can remember 1916 in County Louth.

 

July Events:

Storytelling with Tara Shaw: Friday, July 17th. 2-3pm for 3-7 year olds. 3-4pm for ages 7+. Please book at issue desk

 

 

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 @ 10.30am

Knitting Group: Tuesday @ 11am

Beginner Computer Classes: Wednesday @ 11am.

 

Links

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.

http://www.tv3.ie/ireland_am_video.php?locID=1.65.74&video=75370

 

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

http://www.newstalk.ie/shelflife

 

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