Top 10 Footballs books
Now that the World Cup is underway in Brazil, here’s a look at ten of the best books written about the game. Fever Pitch (1992) by Nick Hornby: In this groundbreaking bittersweet memoir, Nick Hornby reflected on how his passion for Arsenal FC had shaped, or warped, his life. […]
Junior Football Books In Fingal Libraries
There’s been a lot of excitement about the World Cup amongst all age groups. We have loads of football books for children throughout Fingal Libraries. The Big Book of the World Cup has a profile of all the stadiums and of every country taking part, a short history of the competition, and a look at […]
Donabate Portrane Community Library provides latest technology to borrowers
Mayor of Fingal Cllr Kieran Dennison officially opened Fingal County Council’s newest library branch, Donabate Portrane Community Library, at the Donabate Portrane Community & Leisure Centre on Wednesday 30th April. The delivery of the Council’s newest library provides the full range of services, from a collection of lending material including books, CDs, DVDs, Prints and […]
Bealtaine Festival: Celebrating Creativity as we age, 1-31st May, 2014
The Bealtaine Festival is a festival that celebrates creativity as we age and covers all the art forms. Established in 1996 there are now 120,000 people taking part in the Bealtaine Festival and this years festival theme is “And catch the heart off guard” which comes from poet Seamus Heaney. As part of Bealtaine, Fingal […]
Meet the staff!
Fingal’s newest Library is due to open shortly in the Donabate Portrane area. Housed within the Donabate Portrane Community & Leisure Centre, Donabate Portrane Community Library will offer free Internet, a dedicated Young Adult’s area, a Children’s area, Assistive Technology services along with a full range of books, DVDs and CDs.
Gearing up for the Giro d’Italia
Giro d Italia…well what is it? Its 200 riders travelling up to 65kph in a big flash of colour. And this year it will be racing through Fingal!