Events.

  • November 2017
Malahide Library

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Wednesday 1st November @ 6.45-7.50pm An informal writing group that meet on a monthly basis on the first Wednesday of each month. New members welcome.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The Parent & Toddler Group meet in Blanchardstown Library every Wednesday from 10am to 1pm. All welcome to drop in at any stage.

Balbriggan library

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

Our Baby Book Club meet up once a month for storytime for babies and toddlers, all welcome

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 13:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The Blanchardstown Library Show hosted by Ronan O'Malley is broadcast every Wednesday at 1pm on 92.5 Phoenix FM. The Library Show features news from Blanchardstown Library, library events , book reviews, author interviews and much more! Tune in to The Library Show every Wednesday at 1pm http://phoenixfm.ie/

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 15:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Halloween Movie afternoon for all the family at 3.00 pm on Wednesday 1st November showing a seasonal holiday film. Book at desk or ring library at 8906793.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 18:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Improve your English conversation skills by coming along for an informal & casual English chat, drop-in, no teacher every Wednesday from 6pm.

Malahide Library

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Thursdays @ 10.00 – 11am Parent and Toddler group meet every Thursday morning to socialize, play games and learn.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The club hosts exercises, tea, bingo and chat every thursday from 2pm to 4pm. .There is limited space available for new members. Please contact Betty during meeting times.-.

Malahide Library

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

This is a Spanish/English language exchange. It meets every Thursday @ 6.30pm. No Booking Necessary.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

Booking Required

Cancelled today-school term holidays--Held each Friday Morning from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Informal French conversation group to help people to improve their French language skills - meets every Saturday at 10am in Blanchardstown library. All Welcome.

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 11:30:00 Z

Booking Required

Saturday 4th November, 11.30am -12.30pm: Author Sadhbh Devlin will read her debut picture book 'Bí ag Spraoi Liom' and afterwards chat about inventions and creativity with the children. The children will then design and make their own inventions with craft and recycled materials. 1pm: Blanchardstown Pop Up Gaeltacht will be open from 1pm. Drop in for tea and coffee, chat, storytelling and more. Blanchardstown Library’s Ciorcal Comhrá will be there, and they’d love to meet you! IFTA nominated actor and accomplished author Diarmuid De Faoite will facilitate two story-telling sessions: 1.00pm-2.00pm: Aimed at older children and teenagers, but all are welcome! 3.00pm-4.00:pm Aimed at adults, but all are welcome! Booking is essential as places are limited, contact us at 8905563 or email blanchlibrary@fingal.ie

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 12:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Improve your Irish language skills, join the conversation group every Saturday in Blanchardstown library at 12pm

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

They meet every Monday Morning during the school term from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Book club usually meet on the last Monday of the month from 2 pm to 3 pm. They will review "Eleanor Oliphant is completely fined" by Gayle Honeyman this month. New members are welcome. Contact library at 8906793 for details.

Malahide Library

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 16:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

Conversation only - a reasonable level of fluency required. Group meets every Monday afternoon @ 4.30pm

Malahide Library

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 18:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

Group takes place every Monday evening at 6.30pm. All Levels Welcome! Please book at Malahide Library/phone 87004430/ email: malahidelibrary@fingal.ie

Blanchardstown Library

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 18:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

Improve your Spanish by joining this informal group which meets every Monday at 6.30pm in Blanchardstown Library

Malahide Library

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 00:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Tuesday 7th November @ 3.45pm. The first Tuesday of every month.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:45:00 Z

No Registration Required

Guest Speaker : Jessica O'Donnell, Head of Education-The Hugh Lane Gallery-will give an illustrated talk discussing highlights from the renowned collection of Dublin City Gallery. U3A Groups cater for those aged 55+ interested in lifelong learning-they meet the 2nd Wednesday of each month in Baldoyle Library. Please see the U3A-Baldoyle/Sutton website for a full listing of their activities and contact details.

Malahide Library

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 18:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

Craft Circle for Adults starts 6.45 -7.45pm, 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month. If you enjoy knitting, sewing, crochet or any handcraft come along with your projects an swap ideas and patterns with our group. Register your interest at the desk or call us on (01) 870 4430 to sign-up.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 20:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Ireland’s Notable Women- Late Seasons – Wednesday 8th November 8pm. Ireland’s Notable Women recognises the achievements of some of Ireland’s most distinguished and interesting women, who are often overlooked in the history books. Join Irish Independent’s Martina Devlin in conversation with a trio of writers uncovering the fascinating lives of women from our past. Clodagh Finn, author of A Time to Risk All, Valerie Pakenham, a journalist and the editor of Maria Edgeworth’s Letters from Ireland and Nell Regan is a poet, academic and the author behind Helena Molony: A Radical Life, 1883-1967  Booking is essential as places are limited, contact us at 8905563 or email blanchlibrary@fingal.ie

Blanchardstown Library

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Blanchardstown Europe Direct Information Centre and Work Matters - the library’s Business, Enterprise and Employment Support Service in conjunction with the Local Enterprise Office in Fingal (LEO) are offering Business Advice Sessions in Blanchardstown Library on Thursday 9th and Thursday 23rd of November. Booking is essential. For more information and to book an individual session go to https://www.localenterprise.ie/Fingal/Start-or-Grow-your-Business/Business-Advice-Mentoring/Business-Advice-Clinics/Business-Advice-Clinics.html

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The club hosts exercises, tea, bingo and chat every thursday from 2pm to 4pm. .There is limited space available for new members. Please contact Betty during meeting times.-.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Local artist Edward Finnegan will display his acrylic and spray paint artwork along with several pieces of sculpture. They will be on view in the library from Friday 10th to Friday 17th November. View during library open hours. All welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

Booking Required

-Held each Friday Morning from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Balbriggan library

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 11:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The Creative Writing group meet every Saturday

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 12:45:00 Z

Booking Required

Saturday 11th November, 12.45 – 2.15 pm. A Comedy Workshop for Children aged 8 -12 years. A workshop that teaches comedy skills and exercises for children to express themselves and develop teamwork, creativity and confidence. Booking is essential as places are limited, contact us at 8905563 or email blanchlibrary@fingal.ie

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

They meet every Monday Morning during the school term from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Balbriggan library

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The Scrabble Club meets every Monday, all welcome

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 18:45:00 Z

Booking Required

Presented by Orla McLaughlin of "Personalised nutrition., Anne Quinn " Art therapy" and Deirdre Meyler " Fun with Numbers "Practical tips on improving and supporting your child's health, happiness & behavior. This talk is open to all. Contact Baldoyle Library @ 8906793 to book a place.

Baldoyle Library

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 18:45:00 Z

Booking Required

Book club meets on the second Tuesday of the month. They will review "The narrow boat to the deep north" by Richard Flanagan for November. NEW MEMBERS WELCOME.. Contact Library at 8903793 for details.

Howth Library

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 15:30:00 Z

Booking Required

Combining science and food the children will make their own instant frozen yoghurt using dry ice which freezes the yoghurt mix instantly to make a frozen yoghurt that tastes fizzy when you eat it! Children learn though interactive hands-on activity. Ages 7+

Balbriggan library

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

As part of Work Matters Expo Patrick Guiden (Owner of Asentive Ireland Franchise) will be holding a talk on how business professionals or those planning on setting up their own business can increase business through relationship-based referral marketing. All Welcome

Balbriggan library

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Third Age will be running basic internet classes for over 45’s which will run for 5 weeks. Topics covered include Setting up email, Skype, Internet Banking, online shopping etc. Please book as places are limited.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The club hosts exercises, tea, bingo and chat every thursday from 2pm to 4pm. .There is limited space available for new members. Please contact Betty during meeting times.-.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

As part of Work Matters Expo. Emma Hickey (Manager of Osborne Recruitment, Drogheda) will deliver a talk focusing on the importance of matching the person to the role and the importance of self confidence while job seeking

Balbriggan library

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

As part of the Work Matters Expo qualified Personal and Career Coach Philomena McCabe will explore what we mean by resilience, when we call upon it and how to maximise it. It will look at the factors that help us and the strategies that we can employ when we meet with difficulty in our work lives, our job search and life in general. All Welcome

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

-Held each Friday Morning from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Howth Library

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

Booking Required

Need some hints or tips using your I Pad, I Phone or Tablet? Join Joyce Kelly for a basic introduction. Four classes starting on Friday, 17th November. Numbers are limited. Phone us on 8905026 or email us at howthlibrary.library@fingal.ie to book your place.

Swords Library

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Contact Swords Library for more information.

Balbriggan library

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The Film Book Club meets once a month to view the film and discuss the book, all welcome

Baldoyle Library

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:30:00 Z

Booking Required

Parents and children create a story using Scratch programming Language on Saturday 18th November at 2.30pm-duration 1.5 hrs. Booking is essential as places are limited. Please contact the library on 8906793 or book at library desk.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

They meet every Monday Morning during the school term from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:45:00 Z

Booking Required

Join author & Irish Wildlife Trust Campaigns officer Padraic Fogarty for a talk based on his new book ." Whittled away". This talk is open to all. Contact Baldoyle Library @ 8906793 to book a place.

Malahide Library

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Tuesday 21st November @ 6.45pm. Nutritional Coach Antoinette Kane will speak about how to look and feel great, stay healthy and live life to the full at  any age or stage in life. She will focus on how to boot your energy levels and immune system through a healthy, balanced diet. Examples of easy to follow/ prepare recipes will be presented.

Blanchardstown Library

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Join storyteller Simone Schuemmelfeder in this fun and gentle session for the very young and their parents. Let your baby enjoy Simone’s story-blanket with felt flaps to lift and funny animals to discover. And learn how to tell a relaxing bed-time story to your little one with sounds, movements and giggles. Story Cuddle is the perfect opportunity for parents to explore stories with their baby, meet other parents and take ideas home, Wednesday, 22nd November at 11am. Booking is essential, and can be done at the lending desk or by calling 01 890 5560.

Balbriggan library

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

As part of Work Matters Expo, Life and Career Coach Geraldine Nolan will cover topics such as how to impress employers at interview, how to handle tough interview questions etc. All Welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

-This month's meetings will be held on the 22nd And 29th November. Help and advice with all crafting projects.The group meet the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month. All welcome. .

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The club hosts exercises, tea, bingo and chat every thursday from 2pm to 4pm. .There is limited space available for new members. Please contact Betty during meeting times.-.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

Booking Required

-Held each Friday Morning from 10.30 am to 12.00. All welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Local artists from Portmarnock will exhibit. their mixed media sea and landscapes from Monday 25th November to Saturday 2nd December .View during library open hours. All welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Group will hold an exhibition of their sea and landscape mixed media works from Fri 25th November to Friday 8th December .View during library open hours. All welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

They meet every Monday Morning from 10.30am to 12.00. All welcome.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Last meeting of 2017-Book club usually meet on the last Monday of the month from 2 pm to 3 pm. They will review "The unlikely pilgrimage of Harold Fry" by Rachel Joyce, this month. New members are welcome. Contact library at 8906793 for details.

Howth Library

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 18:00:00 Z

Booking Required

Enjoy a great family classic movie in the Junior Library. Booking is essential. Please call 01 8905026 for bookings and film title.

Malahide Library

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 00:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Tuesday 28th November @ 6.45pm. This meeting takes place on the last Tuesday of every month.

Swords Library

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

Booking Required

Storytelling and fun activities for pre-schoolers.

Howth Library

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 11:30:00 Z

Booking Required

The Tuesday Morning Book Club meet on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.30am. This month the group will discuss 'At Home' by Bill Bryson.

Malahide Library

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:00:00 Z

Booking Required

For 4-7 year olds. Please book at library desk/email malahidelibrary@fingal.ie/phone 01 8714430.

Howth Library

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:30:00 Z

Booking Required

This month the book club will be discussing the wonderful 'Private Peaceful' by Michael Morpurgo.

Swords Library

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 18:00:00 Z

Booking Required

A monthly workshop in poetic form. We take an aspect of the craft and experiment with it. The results are then discussed. The workshop is led by poet, Maighread Medbh.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 10:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

-This month's meetings will be held on the 22nd and 29th November. Help and advice with all crafting projects.The group meet the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month. All welcome. .

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 15:30:00 Z

No Registration Required

Fingal Volunteer Centre will have a stand in Blanchardstown Library on Wednesday 29th of November from 3.30pm to 5pm to answer all your questions about volunteering & how to get started.

Malahide Library

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 10:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

Held the last Thursday of every month from 10 to 11 am. Stories, songs and games with babies and toddlers.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

The club hosts exercises, tea, bingo and chat every thursday from 2pm to 4pm. .There is limited space available for new members. Please contact Betty during meeting times.-.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 14:00:00 Z

No Registration Required

If you have some free time and would like to volunteer FVC is constantly looking for volunteers for a number of different organisations.They are in the library on the last Thursday of the month. By appointment only-contact 8209550 or e-mail outreach@volunteerfingal.ie