Writing Seminar: How fiction works with Claire Keegan

authorSaturday 22 February 2020 at the Central Library, Ilac Centre, Dublin 1, 10am to 4.30pm.

***Fully booked***

Claire Keegan, internationally acclaimed author and teacher of creative writing, will demonstrate and explore the mechanics of fiction-writing and narrative structure using stories by Chekhov and Raymond Carver.

Local History Society Day

pearseDublin City Library & Archive, Pearse Street, Saturday 21st March, 10am – 2.30pm.

Local History Society Day is a chance to hear current research being undertaken by local history groups and societies throughout the country. All welcome. No booking required.

Jacob's Factory and Dublin Design

Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse Street; Saturday 24 August 10am-12.30pm   

Jacob's Factory and Dublin Design - A seminar for Heritage Week 2019. Jacob's Biscuits are known for their variety of carefully designed shapes, which enhance their delicious taste. This committment to design will be explored in a seminar arraged by Dublin City Library & Archive, which holds the archives of Jacob's Factory. Guest speakers will deliver presentations on various subjects relating to Jacob's Factory. 

The Country Girls Book Club

The Country Girls trilogy Dublin City Libraries Book Clubs members are invited to attend a special event with author Rachael English and broadcaster Rick O’Shea, where they will discuss The Country Girls Trilogy – main themes, the importance of O’Brien’s writing and more. Audience participation encouraged. Followed by complimentary refreshments.<--break->

Local History Society Day 2019

Monochrome photo of Nelsons PillarDublin City Library & Archive will host its 15th Annual Local History Society Day on Saturday 23rd March 2019 at Dublin City Library & Archive, 138-144 Pearse Street, Dublin. 2.

Local History Society Day at Dublin City Library & Archive

GPO 1960sSaturday, 23rd March 2019, Dublin City Library and Archive

Dublin City Library & Archive will host its 15th Annual Local History Society Day on Saturday 23rd March 2019. Each year we invite members of Local History Societies to present current research in order to promote the excellent work being done by Local History Societies in Dublin and beyond.