Events.

  • June 2017
Malahide Library

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Thursdays @ 10.00 – 10.45am. Parent and Toddler group meet every Thursday morning to socialize, play games and learn.

Balbriggan library

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Clean Coasts (An Taisce) presents “Think before you flush” - a public awareness campaign to highlight issues with flushing items such as wipes and cotton buds down the toilet. These items can damage marine life and wash up on our beaches. This year they are working with nine communities around the country, including Balbriggan. Info session takes places on Thursday 1st June at 6.30pm. See www.thinkbeforeyouflush.org/

Donabate/Portrane Library

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Crafting Circle meets every Thursday in the library at 11.00am - everyone is welcome to join - just bring along whatever craft you are working on!

Malahide Library

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Thursdays @ 11.30am-12.30pm. Practice speaking Irish in an informal setting at this weekly Irish conversation group. Every Thursday @ 11.30am. New members welcome.

Blanchardstown Library

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

All are welcome for a morning of stories, colouring and playing with toys. Join us for this fun event. Thursday 1st June at 11.30am.

Blanchardstown Library

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 13:00:00 +0100

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 on Wednesdays at 1pm http://phoenixfm.ie/

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0100

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, 01 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

New! Tuesday 1st June @ 6.30pm. Group meets weekly.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Rush Library

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

This months bookclub will be discussing Fates and Furies. All welcome to come along!

Blanchardstown Library

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 10:00:00 +0100

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, 03 Jun 2017 12:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Garristown Library

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 15:15:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Our chess group meets every Monday and Wednesday from 3.15pm to 4.30pm. Suits 7-12 years of age. If you are interested please contact us on 8355020 or email us at garristown.library@fingal.ie

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Held on Mondays from 6.45 pm .Kundalini Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual discipline for developing strength, awareness and consciousness. This course is ongoing and has limited space. Please contact Jenny-Lee on 087-7587823.

Blanchardstown Library

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Malahide Library

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Tuesday 6th June @ 3.45pm. The first Tuesday of every month.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Parent & Toddler Group meet every Tuesday morning at 10.30am. Drop in and meet with other parents & toddlers.

Howth Library

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Lots of fun with toys, puzzles, teddies & colouring-in to encourage language, problem solving, imagination and fine motor skills. Drop in anytime from 11am-12pm on the first Tuesday of every month!

Garristown Library

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 12:15:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Storytime takes place in Garristown Library every Tuesday afternoon from 12.15pm-12.45pm for children 3 years of age and upwards. Just come along and join us for a couple of stories. Phone 8355020 or email garristown.library@fingal.ie for more details.

Blanchardstown Library

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 14:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Games afternoon in the Junior library. An old school, unplugged afternoon of games and puzzles. Ages 7-12 yrs., from 2.30pm to 4.30pm. All welcome!

Garristown Library

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:15:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Our junior scrabble group meets every Tuesday at 3.15pm and runs until 4.30pm. Suits 7-12 years of age. If interested please contact us on 8355020 or email us at garristown.library@fingal.ie

Howth Library

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

An hour of art & craft fun for 4-7 year olds. Places are limited. To book call us on (01)8905026 or email us at howthlibrary.library@fingal.ie with your contact number, child’s name & age.

Malahide Library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

6.45-7.50pm on Wed 7th June An informal writing group that meet on a monthly basis on the first Wednesday of each month. New members welcome

Balbriggan library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The IE Network facilitates professional networking, offering training sessions and advice on job-seeking. Sessions are bi-monthly - Wed 7th & 21st of June at 10am.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 10:00:00 +0100

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, 07 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Baby Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of every month at 10.30am-11.30am in Balbriggan Library. Suitable for children up to pre-school age. This month's meeting takes place on Wednesday 7th of June.

Garristown Library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 13:45:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Our adult scrabble group meets every Wednesday from 1.45pm to 3.00pm. If interested please contact us on 8355020 or email us at garristown.library@fingal.ie

Malahide Library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Wednesdays @ 3.00 - 4.00pm. Make new friends and play chess at our weekly Wednesday Chess club 7-12 years olds. New members welcome.

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:00:00 +0100

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.

Rush Library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

All are welcome to attend a reminiscence night of Kenure house and estate. Niall Gossan has put together a fabulous exhibition which celebrates the grandeur of Kenure house. Many photos depict the people who worked there. On the 7th, Niall hopes to meet the many local people who remember Kenure. The exhibition will run in the library from the 6th to the 16th of June,

Balbriggan library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Joyce like you’ve never seen before! Robert Gough’s irreverent and funny one-man performance takes us through one of Dublin’s greatest literary works – James Joyce’s Ulysses. Wednesday 7th of June at 6.30pm. Suitable for ages 16+. Please book at the desk or by phone (01-8704401) or by email (balbrigganlibrary@fingal.ie).

Rush Library

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Scrabble Club meet every Wednesday in the library at 6.30pm. All are welcome to join!

Blanchardstown Library

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 10:00:00 +0100

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 8th and Thursday 22nd of June. 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, 08 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0100

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.-.

Rush Library

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

This is an informal gathering of painting and drawing beginners and improvers, meeting weekly for mutual encouragement.Bring your own supplies. Newcomers are welcome!

Howth Library

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

An hour of creative fun for 7 - 12 year old's. It’s free! Places are limited. To book call us at 01 8905026 or email us at howthlibrary.library@fingal.ie with your contact number, child’s name & age.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Balbriggan library

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Balbriggan Writer's Group meet every Saturday from 11am - 1pm in the library. New members are always welcome! (Please note - the library closes on the Saturday of a bank holiday weekend)

Malahide Library

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 15:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

3pm, Saturday 10th June. Student from the Malahide School of Music will perform music in their end of year concert.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Balbriggan library

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays, 11am-1pm. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied.

Malahide Library

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 16:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Malahide Library

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

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

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Held on Mondays from 6.45 pm .Kundalini Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual discipline for developing strength, awareness and consciousness. This course is ongoing and has limited space. Please contact Jenny-Lee on 087-7587823.

Garristown Library

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Garristown Library Bookclub will be meeting to discuss the intriguing book "Before I Go to Sleep" by S.J. Watson. This will be their last meeting before they take a break for the summer months. If you are interested in attending this event please call us on 01-8355020 or email us here in the library at garristown.library@fingal.ie.

Baldoyle Library

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 18:45:00 +0100

Booking Required

Book club meets on the second Tuesday of the month. They will review "The wicked boy " by Kate Summerscale for June. NEW MEMBERS WELCOME.. Contact Library at 8903793 for details.

Malahide Library

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100

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.

Rush Library

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Scrabble Club meet every Wednesday in the library at 6.30pm. All are welcome to join!

Garristown Library

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:45:00 +0100

No Registration Required

For this craft session we will be making a lovely gift for the father's of garristown. If you are interested in this event, call us on 8355020 or email us garristown.library@fingal.ie. Booking is essential as places are limited.

Baldoyle Library

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

* Back in September..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, 15 Jun 2017 15:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Find out about the many fantastic FREE e-services on offer from Fingal Libraries. Our e-Service Team are on hand to show you how to download audiobooks, e-books, digital magazines and access online courses. Thursday 15th June from 3pm in Balbriggan Library.

Garristown Library

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

For this craft session we will be making a lovely gift for the father's of garristown. If you are interested in this event, call us on 8355020 or email us garristown.library@fingal.ie. Booking is essential as places are limited.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Balbriggan library

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Balbriggan Writer's Group meet every Saturday from 11am - 1pm in the library. New members are always welcome! (Please note - the library closes on the Saturday of a bank holiday weekend)

Balbriggan library

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays, 11am-1pm. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Held on Mondays from 6.45 pm .Kundalini Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual discipline for developing strength, awareness and consciousness. This course is ongoing and has limited space. Please contact Jenny-Lee on 087-7587823.

Blanchardstown Library

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 11:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Blanchardstown Baby Book Club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 11.30am. Stories, songs and fun for children of pre-school age. Sign up at the desk or call 8905563. Next meeting takes place on Tuesday 20th June.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

-This month's meetings will be held on the 17th And 24th May Help and advice with all crafting projects.The group meet the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month. All welcome. .

Balbriggan library

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The IE Network facilitates professional networking, offering training sessions and advice on job-seeking. Sessions are bi-monthly - Wed 7th & 21st of June at 10am.

Rush Library

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Scrabble Club meet every Wednesday in the library at 6.30pm. All are welcome to join!

Balbriggan library

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Balbriggan Writer's Group meet every Saturday from 11am - 1pm in the library. New members are always welcome! (Please note - the library closes on the Saturday of a bank holiday weekend)

Balbriggan library

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays, 11am-1pm. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied.

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

Book club usually meet on the last Monday of the month from 2 pm to 3 pm. They will review "The 19th Wife" by David Ebershoff, this month. New members are welcome. Contact library at 8906793 for details.

Howth Library

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Join us for this exciting event to celebrate Harry Potter 20 with magical games and activities to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the publication of 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone'! Prize for best costume!

Baldoyle Library

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Held on Mondays from 6.45 pm .Kundalini Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual discipline for developing strength, awareness and consciousness. This course is ongoing and has limited space. Please contact Jenny-Lee on 087-7587823.

Malahide Library

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The evening Film Club will be taking place on Tuesday 27th June @ 6.45pm.

Swords Library

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Storytelling and fun activities for pre-schoolers.

Howth Library

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

The Tuesday Morning Book Club meet on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.15am. This month the group will discuss 'Walk the Blue Fields' by Claire Keegan.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

All are welcome to attend with babies and toddlers for stories and music.

Howth Library

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

This month the book club will be discussing Tim Collin's wonderful book 'Diary of Dorkius Maximus'.

Baldoyle Library

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

-This month's meetings will be held on the 17th And 24th May Help and advice with all crafting projects.The group meet the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month. All welcome. .

Blanchardstown Library

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Fingal Volunteer Centre will have a stand in Blanchardstown Library on Wednesday 28th June from 3.30pm to 5pm to answer all your questions about volunteering & how to get started.

Donabate/Portrane Library

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

Booking Required

Strolling Through Ulysses! is a one-man show by Robert Gogan. This is the story of Bloomsday – June 16th, 1904. Hold on to your hats as Robert Gogan guides you through the curious events and quirky characters in James Joyce’s famous novel, Ulysses.

Rush Library

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

The Scrabble Club meet every Wednesday in the library at 6.30pm. All are welcome to join!

Swords Library

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:00:00 +0100

Booking Required

The Film Club will meet on the last Wednesday of the month to discuss movies. To place your name down to attend , please contact the library on 01 890 5894.

Malahide Library

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 10:00:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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

Garristown Library

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 15:15:00 +0100

No Registration Required

Garristown's junior bookclub the "Power of the Pages" will be discussing Caroline Busher's book "The Ghosts of Magnificent Children".

Swords Library

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 18:00:00 +0100

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, Máighréad Medbh.

Baldoyle Library

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 10:30:00 +0100

No Registration Required

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