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Listening Party for Adults

Musician in ResidenceCome along and choose an album from the Music Library collections, or bring along your own,  we’ll listen together and discuss what makes them great.

Young Adult Band

Riona

Music Library. Each Thursday from February to May from 4 -6pm (check with Music Library about school holidays). New members will be welcomed.

Your Tenement Memories

Do you have a memory of Dublin's tenements or know someone else who does? Whatever your connection, we would like to hear your stories.

Blazing a Trail: Irish Women Who Changed the World

Blazing a TrailThe women in this vibrant exhibition have excelled in the arts and entertainment, science and medicine, politics, sports, aviation and adventure.

Find out more about these remarkable Irish women, from artist Sarah Purser to ground-breaking architect Eileen Gray, including plenty of contemporary trailblazers such as Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell and athlete Sonia O'Sullivan.

Safety at Sea through War and Upheaval: Irish Lights 1911-1923

Irish Lights ExhibitionA joint collaboration of the Commissioners of Irish Lights and the Royal Irish Academy.

This exhibition highlights the history of Irish Lights between 1911 and 1923. Irish Lights’ overall mission of safe navigation at sea, is looked at in the context of the wider political and economic developments of the time.

The exhibition uses hitherto unexplored sources from the Irish Lights archive to present a new and distinctive view of Modern Ireland’s most critical decade.

Euro 88 Homecoming

Euro 88 HomecomingRelive those magic memories of the win over England, Ronnie Whelan’s volley against USSR. Can it really be over 30 years ago? 

This exhibition was created to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Euro 88, with the content detailing the homecoming of Irish soccer team on their return to Dublin. 

Spring into Storytime this April!

Spring into Storytime Spring into Storytime is a national story-time initiative in public libraries which is running during the month of April. As part of the Right to Read campaign, it celebrates the importance of families reading together and sharing stories.

 

Evil Literature: Banned Books in Our Collection

The Country Girls trilogyThe Evil Literature exhibition is focused on a selection of banned books in the collections of Dublin City Reading Room and Dublin City Archives, including the work of Edna O’Brien. 

The Country Girls Trilogy by Edna O’Brien, the book choice for Dublin: One City One Book Festival in 2019, was censored in Ireland. Edna subsequently became one of a number of active opponents to censorship and was involved in reforming the manner in which the Censorship of Publications Board operated from 1967.

Getting Citizens Online: Digital training course

Digital training29 April to 2 May from 10.30am - 1pm at Pearse Street Library.

Want 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 free digital training course for those who have never used the Internet.

A Healthier Garden

Walkinstown Library, Monday 29 April at 6.30pm

Join Fiann Ó Nualláin aka The Holistic Gardener as he provides tips and hints on how to create a healthier garden.  

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