Calendar Libraries

Only show events of type
Only show for the audience
Only for the following Location

The Quiet Tree

Coolock Library, Thursday 27 February 10.15am & 11.30am;
Ballyfermot Library, Friday 28 February 10.15am & 11.30am;
Cabra Library, Saturday 29 February 10.30am & 12pm

The Quiet Tree is an intimate traditional Irish musical performance for children age 3-5 years. Led by musicians Thomas Johnston and Stephen Markham of Ceol Connected, this delightful musical will take very young children on a journey through the forest, where they will become a band of musicians who explore instruments, sing and dance while helping Oran the owl, Sorley the snail and Faolán the frog bring the old oak tree to life.  Family event and please note there are two performance sessions at each library.  Brought to you by Dublin City Arts Office and Libraries as part of Children's Art in Libraries: Creative Hubs programme.         

The Quiet Tree (Ceol Connected)

The Quiet TreeCoolock Library, Thursday 27 February 11.30am - 12.15pm
Ballyfermot Library, Friday 28 February 11.30am - 12.15pm
Cabra Library, Saturday 29 February (two sessions) 10.30 - 11.15am and 12pm - 12.45pm

The Quiet Tree (Ceol Connected) is an intimate traditional Irish musical performance for children ages 3 - 5. Led by musicians Thomas Johnston and Stephen Marham, this delightful musical will take very young childrenon a journey through the forest, where they will become a band of musicians who explore instruments, sing and dance while helping Oran the owl, Sorley the snail and Faolán the frog bring the old oak tree to life.

The Quiet Tree at Cabra Creative Hub

National Library Open DayCabra Library, Saturday 29 February, 10.30am and 12pm

The Quiet Tree, a traditional music performance with Ceol Connected.

A Cabra Creative Hub activity in association with Dublin City Arts Office.

Age group (3 - 5 yrs).

National Library Open Day at Rathmines Library

National Library Open DayRathmines Library, Saturday 29 February

There's something for everyone this National Library Open Day!

National Library Open Day at Ballyfermot Library

National Library Open DayBallyfermot Library, Saturday 29 February

  • 10 am - 11am Tour of the Creative Studio - Sound and Video Recording studios 
  • 11am - 12pm Teddy Bear Storytelling Picnic for the under 7s and a parent/carer
  • 11am - 1pm Trad Hub
  • 1pm - 2pm Tours of the Creative studio
  • 2.30pm - 3.30pm Arts and Crafts session for children (all ages)

National Library Open Day at Charleville Mall Library

National Library Open DayCharleville Mall Library, Saturday 29 February

Storytime, Interactive Nursery Table and Meet our Library Robot!

Do drop in – We are open 10am to 1pm & 2pm to 5pm.

Launch of Coolock Library Maker Space Programme

National Library Open DayCoolock Library, Saturday 29 February, 11am - 4pm

Launch of Coolock Library's Maker Space programme.

Find out from 'makers' about the options of using laser cutting machines, 3D scanners and printers, Raspberry Pi and Arduino kits.

Springtime Arts & Crafts

Ballymun Library, Saturday 29 February at 12pm 

Learn to make Springtime Animals in this arts & crafts workshop for children age 6-8 years. Lots of creative fun guaranteed. Celebrate National Library Open Day and take a closer look at what is on offer at your local library.  

Make a Spring Animal Craft Session

National Library Open DayBallymun Library, Saturday 29 February, 12pm - 1pm

Make a Spring Animal.

Craft for children aged 6 and up.

The Bascule Bridge

Charleville Mall Library, Saturday 7 March at 2.15pm

Use LEGO to explore the engineering design process. Workshop suitable for children age 8+. Part of STEMsational Saturdays at Your Library series.

Feedback