Sustainable Eco Crafts workshop

Walkinstown Library, Tuesday 28 May at 11.30am

Learn how to live without plastic and create homemade personalised eco gifts from cordial to Japanese wrapping.

Card Making and Découpage

Phibsboro Library, Thursday 23 May at 10.30am
Raheny Library, Thurday 30 May at 10.30am ***FULLY BOOKED***

Learn to create beautiful and distinctive cards for all occasions. Materials provided – all you need is a little patience and plenty of imagination!

The Séamus Ennis Field Diary 1942 - 1946

Finglas Library, Wednesday 22 May at 6.30pm

A talk by author Ríonach Uí Ógáin, Director of the National Folklore Collection, UCD. A Séamus Ennis Centenary Celebration event in partnership with Séamus Ennis Arts Centre.

Poetry and Prose Readings

Kevin Street Library, Thursday 16 May at 6.30pm
Founded in 1990, Rathmines Writers’ Group has been home to hundreds of writers. For Bealtaine, original members will read from the work of their departed friends, some poems inspired by them, and maybe a few new ones.

Gardening for Mind, Body and Spirit

Dolphin's Barn Library, Wednesday 15 May at 6.30pm

Horticulturalist Aoife Munn looks at ways to garden which provide the most benefits through healthy eating, using the garden for mindfulness and creating your own therapy garden to ensure you reap all the benefits.

War of Independence Lectures

War of Independence Flier

Pearse Street Library, Tuesday 20 and 27 August; Rathmines Library, Monday 9 and 16 September (details below)

Dublin City's Historians in Residence are delivering a set of two part lecture series on the War of Independence.These are taking place across a number of libraries and are unique to each branch as our Historians In Residence explore the tumultuous years of the Irish War of Independence, featuring local stories and national events.

Basic Irish Language Course

Pearse St Library, Monday 13 May at 6pm

This five-week course is designed and taught by tutors from Gaelchultúr.

World Dance Music

Pearse Street Library, Tuesday 14 May at 1pm 

Classical Guitar Lunchtime Performance with Boyle Tobin Duo.  

Down Memory Lane

Central Library, Monday 13 May at 1pm

Take a walk down Memory Lane with an interative presentation on old Dublin using photos from the collections of Dublin City Libraries. 

Jazz Guitar Lunchtime Concert

Central Library, Thursday 9 May at 1pm.

A musical treat awaits as The Acoustic Guitar Duo perform magical jazz pieces.