Events in Louth County Libraries

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Dundalk Library. Tel: 042-9353190

June Events

Virtual Reality Workshop for Older Adults: Experience the world of virtual reality in this workshop targeted towards older adults. Taking place on Saturday 8th June from 11am - 12.30pm, booking is essential for this workshop.

Criunniú Na nÓg: Library Information Stand at Cruinniú Na nÓg family day on Saturday 15th June at Mellifont Abbey.

Summer Stars Reading Programme 2019: Summer Stars is an annual programme which promotes children's literacy and reading development during the Summer months. From Tuesday 18th June children can register for their free Summer Stars Starter Packs.

LMETB: An information stand with the LMETB (Louth Meath Education and Training Board) available from 10.30am until 12pm on Wednesday June 26th as part of Work Matters at the Library.

July Events

Hands Across the Border: A patchwork quilt exhibition running from Tuesday July 2nd until Saturday July 13th.

Summer Movie Morning: Taking place at 11am every Friday in July & August, we'll be broadcasting children's & family films for all to come and watch.

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

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.

Conversational German Group: Improve your conversational German in a friendly group environment. Commencing Friday October 19th at 4.00pm & weekly thereafter. 

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

June Events

Genesis Programme - An information session on ADHD with the Genesis Programme on Thursday 06th June from 10am-12noon.

Agrikids Workshop with author Alma Jordan: Friday 14th June at 10am. Invited school audience.

Summer Stars Programme 2019: from Tuesday 18th June. Summer Stars is an annual programme which promotes children's literacy and reading development during the Summer months. Children can register for their free Summer Stars Starter Packs from Tuesday 18th June.

July Events

LMETB Adult Education Guidance Service Information Morning: Wednesday 03rd July 10.30am-12.30pm. Come along and find out about education, training and upskilling opportunities if you are seeking work or thinking of a career change. This is a Work Matters at the Library event.

Dogs Trust - Dog Safety Workshop: Wednesday 24th July at 3pm. Join Audrey and her dog Lucy from Dogs Trust for this FREE workshop on responsible dog ownership. Suitable for children age 7-12years and their families.

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 26th June 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.

June Events:

Agri Kids event with author Alma Jordan for invited school group July 13th. 

Summer Stars Programme 2019, from Tuesday 18th June. Summer Stars is an annual programme which promotes reading and literacy development during the Summer months. Children can register for their summer stars packs from Tuesday June 18th.

July Events:

Dogs Trust Tuesday July 9th at 11.00. All welcome to this fun session with Audrey and her canine friend from Dogs Trust. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of this event.

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

June events:

Summer stars reading programme  launches Tuesday June 18th, call in to receive your free pack before they are all gone!

July events:

Dogs Trust visit Tuesday July 2nd at 11.00. All welcome to this fun event with Audrey and her canine friend! All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of this event.

Dunleer Library. Tel: 041- 6859016

June events:

Summer Stars reading programme launches Tuesday June 18th! Call in to to receive your free pack before they are all gone!

July Events:

Dogs Trust visit Wednesday July 3rd at 11.00. All welcome to this fun event with Audrey and her canine friend! All children must be accompanied by an adult for this event.

Links 

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