The Central Library are hosting a new series by Dublin City Council Historian in Residence Dr Mary Muldowney which takes a look at retail streets like Henry Street and how they have changed over the last 100 years or so.
Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew: Enter the Dragon Mystery
There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBook collection. Today, we have chosen a graphic novel, ‘Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew: Enter the Dragon Mystery’, written and illustrated by Sarah Kinney and Stan Goldberg.
A small diversion from Researching Your Family History this week as we are announcing some very exciting genealogical news. The Reading Room of Dublin City Library and Archive has made www.findmypast.ie available for free to Dublin City Libraries’ members.
Planning visits to Art Galleries became something for us to look forward, and over the years we have been lucky enough to have been to see Van Gogh in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The Louvre in Paris, and The Lowry in Manchester.
For children aged 9+ who are looking for something unique and absolutely enchanting to read in these unusual times, The Magician's Elephant by Kate DiCamillo is warmly recommended by Ballymun Children’s Book Club.
Welcome to the third week in this second series of researching your family history during lock-down. Last week in the Bureau of Military Archives we saw how Aidan McLeod and his two brothers had made applications to the Pensions Board.