Lucan Library, Events & Activities, November & December, 2018

 

Hello from Lucan Library!

 

Please find following updated information on our events and activities for December, 2018, including a number of additional events celebrating Family Time at Your Library.

 

Unless 'All welcome' is stated, booking is essential, and as stated for each event.

 

Please note, some events may be booking on different dates or at different times from others.

 

Booking for all events on Eventbrite can be reached via http://lucanlibrarydublin.eventbrite.com or directly via the web addresses listed under the specific events below.

 

Regards,

 

Lucan Library

 

Lucan Library | Lucan Shopping Centre | Newcastle Road, Lucan, County Dublin, K78 V295 | Tel: +353 1 6216422 | Email: lucan@sdublincoco.ie | www.southdublinlibraries.ie

 

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Family Time at Your Library

 

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CHRISTMAS EXTRAVAGANZA!!

 

Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday 1st December, 10.00am - 4.00pm

From candles to soaps and everything in between - support local crafts people and pick up some nice presents for Christmas!

All welcome.

 

Mellow Chords Barbershop Quartet

Saturday 1st December, 11.00am - 12.00pm

Enjoy the festive cheer with a morning of song and merriment!

All welcome.

 

Captain HoHo Magic Show

Saturday 1st December, 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Arrrrrrh you ready to set sail on a voyage of Christmas fun and imagination? Captain Ho-Ho will amaze the kids and grown-ups alike with magic and mirth. See Captain Ho-Ho make water disappear over a child's head, conjure a pirate flag from thin air, and take a playing card out of a sealed orange. During this magic show Captain Ho Ho tells tales of his adventures on the high seas that will have everyone laughing.

All welcome.

 

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Story Time

Tuesdays, 3.00pm

For 3-5 year-olds

All welcome.

 

Cue, Dot & Dash

Thursday 6th December, 3.30pm - 4.30pm

Meet Lucan Library’s new robots! Practice your coding skills and explore the library with Cue, Dot and Dash.

Booking from Monday 3rd December, 1.30pm, via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/cue-dot-dash-tickets-52974978587

 

Bricks4Kidz at Christmas

Saturday 8th December

Session 1: 12.00pm - 1.00pm

Session 2: 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Build unique creations, play games, and have loads of fun using LEGO bricks.

Session 1 and Session 2 are the same workshop. To allow as many children as possible to attend, please do not book both workshops. Suitable for ages 8-12.

Booking from Monday 3rd December, 1.30pm, via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/bricks-4-kidz-at-christmas-tickets-52973043800

 

Christmas Patchwork Decorations Workshop

Monday 10th December, 6.30pm - 8.00pm

Suitable for adults only.

Get yourself in the Christmas spirit and make some quilted Christmas decorations with Eleanor. Suitable for adults only.

Booking now open. Contact the library at lucan@sdublincoco.ie, 01-6216422, or call in.

 

Miracle on 34th Street

Thursday 13th December, 6.00pm - 8.00pm

A showing of the classic Christmas film.

All welcome.

 

Coderdojo

Saturday 15th December, 12.00pm - 2.00pm

Creative computer programming workshop

For 7-17 year olds. Parent to stay with child under 12.

We have a limited number of laptops available to use for each session.

If you wish to use one of our laptops, please choose "Coderdojo - Library Laptop" when booking.

If you wish to bring your own laptop, please choose "Coderdojo - Own Laptop" when booking.

Booking from Wednesday 5th December, 1.30pm, via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/coderdojo-15122018-tickets-52490585755

 

Esker Folk Group

Saturday 15th December, 2.00pm - 3.00pm

Traditional songs and carols.

All welcome.

 

‘Twas the night before Christmas – Festive Storytime

Tuesday 18th December, 6.30pm - 7.30pm

Special festive storytime with Sarah Tully. Wear pyjamas, and bring your favourite Teddy or other cuddly toy.

Book one ticket per child attending, no ticket needed for adult.

Fully booked. Waitlist only via https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/twas-the-night-before-christmas-festive-storytime-tickets-52488882661

 

Sarah's Christmas Sing-Along

Wednesday 19th December, 6.30pm - 7.30pm

Join the staff of Lucan Library for a festive sing-along. Some of them might even wear Christmas jumpers.... except for Scrooge!

All welcome.

 

Get on Board and Go Gadget-Free!

Saturday 22nd December, 12.00pm - 3.00pm

Board games for all the family.

All welcome.

 

Please click here to view our brochure for Family Time at Lucan Library.

 

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There are still a limited number of places remaining for the following events in November and December:

 

Work Matters Expo

 

Competency-based Interviews

Wednesday 28th November, 6.30pm

A Work Matters event with Vincent Delaney. Learn how to confidently meet the challenges of competency-based interviews.

Booking now open. Contact the library at lucan@sdublincoco.ie, 01-6216422, or call in.

 

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Healthy Ireland at your library

 

Chair Yoga

Friday 7th December, 2.00pm - 4.00pm

Experience the benefits of gentle yoga from the comfort of your chair! With Patricia Crimin.

Booking now open. Contact the library at lucan@sdublincoco.ie, 01-6216422, or call in.

 

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PLEASE NOTE:

 

CANCELLED - Society for Old Lucan

Saturday 8th December, 2.00pm - 4.00pm

Local history group meeting.

All welcome.

 

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Please click here to view our current events brochures.

 

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Schools, crèches etc. welcome, by appointment, contact the library.

 

Lucan Library | Lucan Shopping Centre | Newcastle Road, Lucan, County Dublin, K78 V295 | Tel: +353 1 6216422 | Email: lucan@sdublincoco.ie | www.southdublinlibraries.ie 

 

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