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What's On at the Library

Christmas in the LibrariesChristmas in the Libraries
Christmas crafts, music and storytime.
Christmas at the Music LibraryChristmas at the Music Library
1 & 8 December in The Music Library, Central Library.
Lunchtime recitals: Jingle All the Way and Christmas Carols.
Battle of the SommeDublin Remembers: Stories from the Somme Exhibition
22 Oct to 23 Dec in Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse Street.
Personal stories of individual Irish men who fought at the Battle of the Somme, July-Nov 1916.
Exhibition panelsExhibitions to View, December
Various Libraries
Including Citizens in Conflict, 'Judge by the Cover' by Illustrators Ireland and Little Stories for Little Prints.

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