Events in Louth County Libraries

Dundalk Library. Tel: 042-9353190

June Events

Art Exhibition: An art exhibition by James Muckian starting June 20th and running until June 28th.

Moo Music Storytime & Music: June 23rd at 10am. Storytime & music suitable for children aged 5 and under.

Summer Stars Reading Programme: The Summer Stars Reading Programme will kick-off in Dundalk with a musical performance by NC Kids, as featured on the Late Late Toy Show, June 24th at 11am.

Ongoing Events at Dundalk Branch Library

Irish Language Group: Resuming January 10th 2017. Intermediate level - Every Tuesday at 4pm.

English Conversation for non English Speakers: The next 10 week course starts Sat. May 6th at 10am *Starting date changed due to library closure for Bank Holiday Saturday Apr. 29th

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.

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

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Drogheda Library. Tel: 041-9876162

May Events

 An Taisce - Cottages of Louth and Meath Photography Exhibition: Tuesday 02nd May - Wednesday 31st May

Drogheda Senior Citizens' Interest Group Information Session: Wednesday 03rd May 10.30am-1.00pm.  Showcasing the range of services provided by this local community group.

Drogheda and District Support for Older People Information Session: Tuesday 09th May 10.30am-1.00pm. Highlighting the services offered by this local community group.

Nutrition Talk: Thursday 11th May at 3.00pm. An informative session to ensure healthy eating.

Flower Arranging Demonstration with Mary from Forever Flowers: Wednesday 17th May at 3.00pm. Learn how to create beautiful floral displays.

Mindfulness Talk with cognitive behavioural therapist: Friday 26th May at 11.00am

June Events

Digitise The Nation Free Beginners Computer Classes: A 5 day computer course starting on Wednesday 21st June and continuing on 22nd, 27th, 28th and 29th June. This digital skills programme is funded by The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment. There will be two class times available for booking 12.30pm-2.30pm or 2.45pm-4.45pm.  Booking is essential for this course.

Ongoing Events:

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

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.

 

Links

 

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