Events in Louth County Libraries
Dundalk Library. Tel: 042-9353190
All You need to Know About Patents, a lecture with the Irish Patents Office: Tuesday, Oct. 18th @ 6.30pm. In conjunction with the Europe Direct Information Centre at Dundalk Library.
Find Out About Your Consumer Rights, a talk with the European Consumer Centre in Ireland: Tuesday, Oct. 25th @ 6.00pm. In conjunction with the Europe Direct Information Centre at Dundalk Library.
Mid-term break Arts and Crafts Workshop for children aged 7+: taking place Wednesday, Nov. 2nd at 2.30pm. Admission is free but booking is essential, please contact the issue desk to reserve.
Arts and Crafts for Under 8's: Saturday Nov. 5th at 11.30am. Admission is free but booking is essential, please contact the issue desk to reserve.
Bilingual Art and Literacy Workshop with Andrew Whitson: Saturday Nov. 5th at 2.30pm, this bilingual workshop with author and illustrator Andrew Whitson is suitable for children aged 7+. In association with Foras na Gaeilge, admission is free but booking is essential. Please contact the issue desk to reserve.
Ongoing Events at Dundalk Branch Library
English Language Classes for Employment and Self-Employment for non-English speakers: Next 10 week course begins Tues. Sep. 6th 2016 at 6pm.
Irish Language Group: Resuming January 4th 2016. Intermediate level - Every Tuesday at 4pm. Beginners - Every Wednesday at 4pm.
German Conversation Group: Starting Friday Oct. 21st at 3.30pm, suitable for all levels. Everyone is welcome. Please leave your name at the issue desk.
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. Next 6 week course begins Friday, September 9th, 2016
Please contact Dundalk Library for details of the above events.
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Drogheda Library. Tel: 041-9876162
Europe Direct Soapbox Competition; "The EU: United in Diversity" chaired by MEP Mairead McGuinness on Thursday Oct. 13th @ 6.30pm. Application forms can be collected from Drogheda Library. Entry is open to all and contestants can compete in one of two categories; 1) 18 & Under or 2) 19 & Over. Each contestant must present a three-minute speech for or against the topic "The EU: United in Diversity" before a public audience and a panel of judges with a winner being selected from each category on the day. Both winners will qualify for the grand final in The National Concert Hall, Dublin on the 8th of November.
All You need to Know About Patents, a lecture with the Irish Patents Office: Thursday, Oct. 20th @ 6.30pm. In conjunction with the Europe Direct Information Centre at Drogheda Library.
'All Write ', Adult Creative Writer's Group: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month @ 2.30pm.
Parent & Toddler Group: Every Wednesday @ 10.30am.
Adult bookclub: Last Thursday of every month @2.30pm
Ardee Library. Tel: 041-6853023
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 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