Events in Louth County Libraries

Please be advised all ongoing library events are postponed until further notice.

Online Events

Parenting With Patience: A video webinar with Dr. Mary O'Kane, learn how to frame behaviour management in a positive way with practical advice on how to use connection to help us parent with patience. To request this video please email to receive the link. A Healthy Ireland event.

Mindful Eating: FooDee is back with a mindful eating workshop, exploring the unhelpful beliefs, thought patterns and attitudes about food, eating and dieting, and will explore the concepts of mindful eating. Takes place via Zoom on Tuesday April 20th at 7pm, booking is essential as places are limited. Please register via A Healthy Ireland event.

Parent & Toddler Group: Parent & Toddler Zoom Group featuring live storytime with Amy Kelleher. Session takes place on Thursday April 22nd at 12pm. Places are limited and booking is essential. Please register via to reserve your spot.

Working From Home - Advice and Exercises: Join physiotherapists Cillian O'Shaughnessy and Orlagh Gaynor from Bodyright Physio and discover top tips for minding your physical wellbeing while working from home. Takes place via Zoom on Thursday April 22nd at 5pm, booking is essential as places are limited. Please register via to reserve your spot. A Healthy Ireland event.

Your Local Education and Training Board: An information event with LMETB on what they can offer to help adults seeking to learn new skills or return to education. Takes place on Thursday April 29th at 10am via Zoom. To register please email and book your place. A Work Matters at the Library event.

Dundalk Library. Tel: 042-9353190

Ongoing Events at Dundalk Branch Library

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

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

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

Junior Book Club: Encouraging reading & discussion, the Junior Book Club starts again on Wednesday February 5th at 3.45pm & fortnightly thereafter. Please contact Dundalk Library to register your child's interest as places are limited.

Baby Book Club: Explore the benefits of reading to your baby from an early age. Takes place on the second Wednesday of every month at 11.00am

eServices Demonstrations: Learn how to use our full suite of eServices with help from staff on the first Wednesday of every month from 3pm - 5pm. These eServices can be found HERE

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. Free classes run throughout the year.

Please contact Dundalk Library for details of the above events.

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Drogheda Library. Tel: 041-9876162

Ongoing Events:

Parent & Toddler Group: Every Wednesday @ 10.30am

Baby Book Club: Explore the benefits of reading to your baby from an early age. Join us for lots of great stories, rhymes and songs. The Baby Book Club meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month.  Next meeting Wednesday 25th March at 10.30am.  All welcome.

Adult bookclub: Last Thursday of every month @ 2.30pm 

'Just Write' - Adult Creative Writing Group: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month (2.30pm-4.00pm). New members welcome.


Ardee Library. Tel: 041-6859023

My Open Library has launched in Ardee Library. Click here for details

Ongoing Events:

Louth Volunteers drop in, every 2nd Thursday from 10.00-13.00

Adult Bookclub: Monthly meeting.

Beginner Computer Classes: Please contact the branch for details.

Active Retirement Chair Yoga Wednesdays from 11.00

Tapestry Group Wednesdays from 2.00

Carlingford Library. Tel: 042-9383020

Dunleer Library. Tel: 041- 6859016


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