County Library, Tallaght
Tel: +353 1 462 0073
Senior Librarians: Rosena Hand, Margaret Bentley, Henry Morrin
Library email: email@example.com
Events and Activities.
|10/03/2014 - 4:00pm||
New session beginning Monday 17th February. 4 week course every Monday until 10th March from 4 pm to 6 pm. Booked out.
|11/03/2014 - 10:30am||
Over 55s Drama Group (Part of: )
New session starting Tuesday, February 4th. Takes place every Tuesday from 10.30 am to 12.30 pm. New members welcome. Booking essential. To book telephone 01 4620073 or ask at library desk.
|11/03/2014 - 1:00pm||
Irish Language Class (Part of: )
12 week course. Every Tuesday from 1 pm to 2 pm starting 14th January 2014. Booked out.
|11/03/2014 - 3:30pm||
Storytime for children (Part of: )
Every Tuesday at 3:30 pm in the Junior Library. All welcome
|11/03/2014 - 6:30pm||
Spanish Language Class (Part of: )
10 week course. Every Tuesday from 6.30pm to 7.30 pm starting 14th January 2014. Booked out.
|11/03/2014 - 7:00pm||
Lecture: The Pawn and the Castle (A. Devlin) (Part of: )
Tallaght Historical Society talk given by Michael O'Doilbhlin. Tuesday 11th March at 7 pm. All welcome.
|12/03/2014 - 11:00am||
Toddler Time (Part of: )
Toddler Time starts again after Christmas on Wednesday 15th January at 10.30 a.m. Continues every Wednesday at the same time. All welcome.
|12/03/2014 - 5:00pm||
Beginners English Language Class (Part of: )
12 week course. Every Wednesday from 5 pm to 6 pm starting 15th January 2014. Booked out.
|12/03/2014 - 6:00pm||
Intermediate English Language Class (Part of: )
12 week course. Every Wednesday from 6 pm to 7pm starting 15th January 2014. Booked out.
|12/03/2014 - 6:30pm||
Hobby Hub @ Tallaght Library (Part of: )
New group starting Wednesday February 12th at 6.30 pm and meeting every second Wednesday. Bring along whatever project you are working on: sewing, knitting, quilting, papercraft etc. or just drop in to swap skills and ideas over tea/coffee. No booking necessary.
|13/03/2014 - 9:00am||
These classes are suitable for adult beginners and improvers. There are classes every Thursday from 6th March to 27th March. Classes last two hours at start at 9 am, 11.15 am, 2 pm and 4.15 pm. You must attend at the same time each week. Booked out.
|13/03/2014 - 10:00am||
IE Business Network (Part of: )
Meet and network with like-minded business people in the community. Meets every Thursday @ 10am. All welcome. All welcome
|13/03/2014 - 3:30pm||
Children's Arts and Crafts for St. Patrick's Day (Part of: )
Thursday 13th March from 3.30 to 4.30 pm. Booking essential. To book telephone 01 4620073 or ask at the desk if you are in the library.
|13/03/2014 - 4:00pm||
Suitable if you have completed our beginners class or have some basic knowledge of computers. Every Thursday from February 20th to March 13th from 4 pm to 6 pm. Booked out.
|13/03/2014 - 5:30pm||
Junior Chess Club (Part of: )
Suitable for children aged 8+. You need to know the basic rules of chess before you can join. Every Thursday from 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm. All welcome.
|13/03/2014 - 6:45pm||
Poetry Circle (Part of: )
The poetry group meets on the second Thursday of each month from 6.45 pm to 8 pm. New members always welcome. Just turn up on the night.
|13/03/2014 - 7:00pm||
German Language Class (Part of: )
10 week course. Every Thursday from 7 pm to 8pm starting 16th January 2014. Booked out.
|14/03/2014 - 10:30am||
Adult Craft Class with Joan (Part of: )
Friday 14th March from 10.30 am to 12 noon. Booking essential. To book telephone 01 4620073 or ask at library desk.
|14/03/2014 - 11:30am||
Traditional Irish Dishes Demonstration (Part of: Seachtain na Gaeilge)
Do you remember boxty and colcannon? Come to the library on March 7th and 14th at 11.30 am for a demonstration and tasting of these and other traditional Irish dishes. All welcome.
|14/03/2014 - 1:00pm||
Irish Conversation Group (Part of: )
This informal group meets every Friday in the library from 1 pm to 2 pm
Closed Saturdays and Mondays of Bank Holiday Weekends
- Mon: 9.45 - 8.00
- Tues: 9.45 - 8.00
- Wed: 9.45 - 8.00
- Thurs: 9.45 - 8.00
- Fri: 9.45 - 4.30
- Sat: 9.45 - 4.30
About the County Library
The County Library, Tallaght, which reopened in April 2008 following a major refurbishment programme, is in the heart of the cultural quarter of the Tallaght Town Centre, which includes the Civic Theatre, the Big Picture and Rua Red Art Centre. The Library is located adjacent to the Square Shopping Centre and at the terminus of the Luas Red Line.
In keeping with our service commitment to promote accessibility for all citizens, access to the building is facilitated by automatic doors and movement within the building is facilitated by a lift and a ramp. The library provides a wide range of stock in a variety of formats including large print books, talking books on CD and online access to our download zone. The library counters and the conference room have a loop hearing system and a number of computers are provided with assistive technologies. Both counters have low-level sections. An accessible toilet is available. Some tactile signage is provided on both the ground floor and on the upper floor. The library operates a Home Delivery Service for people who are unable to visit the library. Please select the following link for more information on Access Features of the County Library (pdf, 13Kb). Details of access features of all South Dublin Libraries including a video are available on our Access page. A detailed access guide to the County Library is also available from www.accessdublin.ie.
The County Library is a light filled, spacious and customer-orientated building which provides a large and up-to-date book stock, free state of the art computer faculties, self service terminals, printing and photocopying systems, a digital training and a conference suite, a teen zone, a children’s library and a local studies area, a download zone where customers can download audio books directly to their mp3 player or iPod from our award winning on-line service and assistive technologies for people who have visual or reading difficulties. The County Library delivers open and welcoming access to leisure, information and educational opportunities
The multi award winning County Library is now included in a European database for inspirational libraries.
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Map and Directions
The library can be reached by bus or by the LUAS.
- The LUAS red line terminus (Direction: Tallaght) is located on Blessington Road between the Square Shopping Centre and the rear of the County Library. For routes, timetables and fares information see luas.ie
- Any bus routes that go to Tallaght Hospital or to the Square Shopping Centre including 49, 54a, 65b, 75, 76a, 76b, 77a, and 210. For details of routes, timetables and fares, see the Dublin Bus website.