Libraries

LED Art

StemsnationalWalkinstown Library, Saturday 2 November at 2pm

What happens when Art and Technology collide?

As part of STEMsational Saturdays

ScribbleBot

StemsnationalWalkinstown Library, Saturday 23 November at 2.30pm; Ballymun Library, Saturday 30 November at 2.30pm

Create a robot that makes automatic art. Bot-ticelli, anyone?!

As part of STEMsational Saturdays.

Dragons

StemsnationalBallymun Library, Saturday 9 November at 2pm; Walkinstown Library, Saturday 16 November at 2pm

I spy dragons in the sky…! Come along and see for yourself.

As part of STEMsational Saturdays

Scratch Game Design

StemsnationalWalkinstown Library, Saturday 19 October at 2.30pm; Pearse St. Library, Saturday 9 November at 2.30pm; Ballymun Library, Saturday 16 November at 2.30pm

Create and Code a Simple Game

As part of STEMsational Saturdays

Jurassic Brick Land

StemsnationalWalkinstown Library, Saturday 12 October at 2pm; Ballymun Library, Saturday 2 November at 2pm; Pearse St. Library, Sat 30 November at 2pm

Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Put on your hiking boots and camouflage…you’re about to enter Jurassic Brick Land!

As part of STEMsational Saturdays.

Muhammad Ali in Ireland

muhammed aliMuhammad Ali (1942-2016), the most iconic athlete of the twentieth century possessed Irish ancestry and visited Ireland on three occasions during his lifetime. Accompanied by his fourth wife Lonnie, Ali’s final visit to Ireland occurred in 2009. After attending a fundraising dinner at the Ballsbridge Court Hotel in Dublin, he travelled westwards to Clare and received the honour of becoming the first Freeman of Ennis during a civic reception held at Waterpark House, Drumbiggle.

Make Your Own Musical Instrument

Pearse St Library, Saturday 5 October at 2pm

Calling the musical and the curious! You are hereby invited to rock...

As part of STEMsational Saturdays.

Scratch Animation

StemsnationalWalkinstown Library, Saturday 5 October at 2.30pm; Ballymun Library, Saturday 12 October at 2.30pm; Pearse St. Library, Saturday 2 November at 2.30pm

Create and Code a Simple Animation.

As part of STEMsational Saturdays.

The Open Learning Centre has moved location

CentrallibDon't panic! Everything you need for learning languages, upskilling on computers, and online learning is still here. Our large selection of foreign language newspapers and magazines, titles include Hola, El País, Le Monde, Die Zeit, Der Spiegel, Jeune Afrique, Bunte & Paris Match, are now located in the Lending section of the Central Library.

Lost in the Stacks: Vertigo Comics

Lost in the stacks Welcome to the fourth entry in our blog series 'Lost in the Stacks' - recommendations by Dublin City Libraries staff exploring overlooked gems and helping you find your next read!

Our entry today comes from Marc and looks at some of the best comics from DC's adult imprint Vertigo Comics, which is sadly being wound down in 2020.

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