Autumn in the Libraries

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Autumn Programme 2017September, October and November in various Dublin City Public Libraries.

Here's a snap-shot of things that are happening this Autumn. And there is lots! Words on the Street, Culture Night, Start Your Own Business, Festival of History, Children's Book Festival, Science Week, Children's Art in the Libraries, lectures, music and lots more to add to this page. So take a look...

Dublin City Council Historians-in-Residence Events

Music Library Autumn Programme

  • Exploring Opera, Divas and Divos. Illustrated talks by Michael Grant. 7, 14 and 21 September at 1pm
  • Drumming Workshop. 19 October, 1pm to 3pm
  • Change of Key - Music of the Reformation. 12 October, 1pm
  • Song Writing and Developing Taster Workshop. 4 November, 1.30pm to 4.30pm
  • These Lives of Jazz Musicians. 13 November at 1pm

Speaking Words series at Pearse Street Library

  • Poetry and music with readings by poets Phil Lynch and Anne Tannam. 20 September, 6.30pm
  • Readings by novelist Peter Cunningham. 18 October, 6.30pm
  • Poet Séan O'Meara will read some of his poems written in English and others as Gaeilge. 15 November, 6.30pm
  • A selection of short dramas from Esme Lewis and friends. 13 December, 6.30pm




  • November to December. Children's Art in Libraries.
  • Readers' Day. 4 November
  • Dublin Book Festival. 2 to 5 November.
  • Getting Citizens Online. Cabra and Coolock Library
  • Science Week. 12 to 19 November.
  • Explore your Archive. 18 to 26 November.

Download Autumn Programme (PDF,3.47MB)