Early Years Music Workshop (3-4 year olds)

  • 6th November 2018 - 11:15 AM
  • This is a 6 week course. Workshops take place on 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th November, and 4th and 11th December.

    Join us for a fun-filled song, movement and percussive musical experience through play.

    The course will give parents the chance to actively participate in preparing their baby for the later development of accurate rhythmic skills, singing skills and sensitivity to the expressive qualities of music.

Story time followed by arts and crafts

  • 6th November 2018 - 3:30 PM
  • Suitable for ages 3-6. Listen to stories and then do some arts and craft activities connected with the stories. All welcome. There is no need to book. 

Children’s Book Club

  • 6th November 2018 - 3:45 PM
  • Booking now open. Places limited. Contact the library on 01-6216422, email: or call in.

    For 10-12 year olds.

Junior Chess with Fred

  • 6th November 2018 - 4:00 PM
  • Suitable for ages 7+


    All welcome.

Toddler Time - 07/11/2018

Toddler Time with Sarah

  • 7th November 2018 - 11:30 AM
  • Stories, songs and nursery rhymes. Enjoy some fun with your little one!


    All welcome.


  • 7th November 2018 - 5:30 PM
  • Touch-Type Read Spell is a multi-sensory course that teaches touch-typing to help children with their reading and writing skills. It is particularly helpful for children with dyslexia and literacy issues. Minimum  8 years of age.

    Please contact the library at 01-6216422, email, or call in to enquire about availability.


Rediscovery Science Workshop

  • 8th November 2018 - 10:00 AM
  • Science Week
  • Booking from Monday 22nd October, 9.45am. Contact the library at 01-6216422,, or call in.


    Class visit only. Suitable for 3rd - 6th class.


    Session 1: 10.00am - 11.30am

    Session 2: 11.30am - 1.00pm


    Come and meet some of the most unusual and unique animals in the world! The National Reptile Zoo is dedicated to conservation of these amazing creatures and their habitats, and we want you to experience why we are so passionate about them too! Meet our snakes, spiders, lizards and tortoises up close and personal! 

Big Bear Planetarium

  • 9th November 2018 - 3:00 PM
  • Science Week

    All welcome.


    An exciting exploration of the universe presented by Carl O’Beirne, one of Ireland’s leading astronomers and astrophotographers.


Pop-Up Coding with The Academy of Code

  • 10th November 2018 - 10:00 AM
  • Science Week

    All welcome.


    Sample some code and see what you can do! All ages welcome along to this open day to find out more about coding.

    No booking required.