Legal Services, Ballymun Library

Ballymun Community Law CentreFLACBallymun library hosts both FLAC and the Ballymun Community Law Centre on a regular basis. Days and times vary so please refer to details below.

Citizens Information Centres

Citizens Information CentresCitizens Information Centres (CICs) are hosted in Donaghmede and Raheny Libraries and provide free, impartial and confidential information. They provide integrated information across the full range of state services and entitlements as well as local services and supports.

Information Stands and help desks for April in Business Information Centre

Tuesday 3 and 10 April, Thursday 19 and 26 April and Thursday 3 and 10 May from 5.30pm to 6.30pm on each evening.

AIB Bank Capel Street will be present in the Business Information Centre to help you open a business bank account and/or advise you on a broad range of business financial solutions

Dublin City Public Libraries' Development Plan Public Consultation

Question marksWednesday 7 March at 6.30pm in Wood Quay Venue

Dublin City Public Libraries want to know what you think. Join us to share ideas and plan the future of the city libraries.

We want to hear from as many of you as we can but numbers are limited so we encourage you to book your place now or by Monday 5th March at the latest. Book your place on eventbrite.

Tea, Coffee and refreshments from 6pm.

Getting Citizens Online Spring 2018

Getting citizens onlineWant to learn how to use the internet?  Play your part in an increasingly digital world. Enjoy the wonderful resources the internet has to offer. Getting Citizens Online is a digital skills training course for those who have never used the internet. The workshops are free. Booking is essential. Sessions will run daily and participants must be able to attend all five sessions

Information Stands in the Busines Information Centre

March in the Business Information Centre, Central Library, ILAC Centre -

  • Wednesday 7 March from 2pm to 4.30pm - Dublin Business School Helpdesk. Information, help and advice on selecting a FREE Course such as Springboard+, ICT Skills, Business and much more
  • Thursday 15 March from 2pm to 4.30pm - Dublin Business School Helpdesk. Information, help and advice on selecting a FREE Course such as Springboard+, ICT Skills, Business and much more
  • As part of Adult Learners Festival -
    1. Monday 5 March from 2pm to 4pm - Gael Linn Information Stand
    2. Tuesday 6 March from 1pm to 3pm - e College Information on FREE online courses for job seekers
    3. Tuesday 6 March from 2pm to 4pm - CDETB Adult Education Service. Providing information on courses, qualifications and supports for adults going back to full or part time education. Help you make informed and suitable choices

Healthy Food Made Easy

VegetablesMonday 16 April to 28 May from 6pm to 8pm in Ballyfermot Library

Are you interested in healthy eating? If the answer is YES, then the 6 week ‘Healthy Food Made Easy’ course is for you! The project has been running in Ballyfermot/Chapelizod for the past 11 years and has become a great success. Course participants have thoroughly enjoyed the courses.  Some feedback includes:
‘Healthy eating is not as expensive as I thought’
‘I love to make my own brown bread now’
‘I have lost weight since starting the course simply by eating healthy and watching portion sizes’

The course is FREE! Come along and bring a friend with you!

Walkinstown Library Communiversity - NUIM course

Communiversity in WalkinstownThursday 1 February to 14 June from 10.00am to 12.30pm in Walkinstown Library

The Communiversity initiative is currently recruiting new participants for its forthcoming free university course.  The course runs over 17 weeks and consists of 4 modules of 4 weeks duration each, one morning per week, 2.5 hours per session. The course is discussion led with no exams or essays, just a curiosity and willingness to learn are all that’s needed. Places are limited, so to register please contact Dublin South City Partnership on T. 01 4732196 or E.

The four modules are:

Start Your Own Business Spring Programme

Thursday 5 April to 10 May (6.30pm), at the Business Information Centre, Central Library, ILAC Centre.

Avail of these free talks which are designed to give you all the information you need on starting your own business and the benefits of working for yourself.

Booking/registration is advisable to secure a place. Book your place online, in person or by telephoning 01 873 3996 or by emailing with full name and contact telephone number.