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October Public Holiday Arrangements

Dublin City Public Libraries will be closed from Saturday 29 to Monday 31 October 2016 (inclusive). Branch libraries will re-open on Tuesday 1 November. More...

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What's On at the Library

Autumn Programme 2016Autumn 2016 - Libraries' Programme of Events
September - November.
Listing the many and varied events taking place in our branch libraries this Autumn.
Traditional MusicDown by the Liffeyside: City Hall Lecture Series
Every Tuesday in October in Dublin City Hall.
Live performances & talks on fiddle-playing, uilleann pipers, the Tradition Club & Luke Kelly.
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, October
Various Libraries
Including Dublin Camera Club, 'Citizens in Conflict - Touring Exhibition' and 'W&R Jacobs and the 1916 Rising'.

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