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Library Ireland Week Events

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E-Resources Information Sessions, a Library Ireland Week event

Date: Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
De Valera Public Library, Ennis
Harmony Row
Ennis
IE
County: Clare Library type: Public
Free information sessions on how to use the e-resources available from your local library
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E-Resources Information Sessions, a Library Ireland Week event

Date: Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 10:30am
Location:
Seán Lemass Public Library, Shannon
Town Centre
Shannon
IE
County: Clare Library type: Public
Free information sessions on how to use the e-resources available from your local library
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Discover the world of Local Studies Online!

Date: Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 2:30pm
Location:
Central Library
Lady Lane
Waterford City
IE
County: Waterford Library type: Public
Are you an aspiring genealogist or a local history researcher or are you interested in tracing the history of your family, area or club. Drop into our Local History Clinic in Central Library from 2:30pm – 4pm on Wednesday 30 November and our Local Studies Staff will show you our collections and help you make a plan to get started with your research. Did you know what with your library card you can use any library PC to access The Irish Newspaper Archive online digital archive of regional weekly editions including The Munster Express and out of print publications such as the Freeman's Journal and The Nation dating back as far as 1763 as well as The Irish Times Digital Archive including all articles published by the Irish Times from 1859 onwards. You can also access Ancestrylibrary.com, the world's largest online collection of family history records - currently more than 14 billion, JSTOR Ireland Collection of over 90 journals and Vision-Net which contains documents filed in the Irish Companies Registration Office. Our wide range of online local studies resources are invaluable for social research and gaining a wider historical perspective on local events. This is a Library Ireland Week Event. Library Ireland Weeks runs from Monday 28 November to Saturday 3 December. Libraries connect people’s lives and have a fabulous array of digital resources and services available for free including online courses, language learning, business resources, e-magazines and local history resources. Ask your local Library Staff for more information. #LIW2016
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Library Ireland Week Celbridge library: Sharon Dunne, paint a winter scene.

Date: Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 4:30pm
Location:
Celbridge Community Library
St. Patrick's Park Celbridge
Co. KIldare
IE
County: Kildare Library type: Public
Sharon Dunne will teach children how to paint a winter scene. For ages 8-13. Booking Essential.
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Find out about your EU consumer rights

Date: Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 7:00pm
Location:
Central Library
Oliver Plunkett Road
Letterkenny
IE
County: Donegal Library type: Public
A free presentation by the European Consumer Centre covering all aspects of consumer rights, including online shopping. An overview of how ECC Ireland can help with cross-border consumer problems. • Your rights when buying goods and services in another EU country. • Your rights when shopping online and tips. • Other redress options such as Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and the new Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) platform. • Information for traders about consumer rights and obligations. • Traders’ tips for selling online. • A question and answers session.
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E-Resources Information Sessions, a Library Ireland Week event

Date: Thursday, 1 December 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
Dr. Patrick J. Hillery Public Library, Miltown Malbay
Ballard Road
Miltown Malbay
IE
County: Clare Library type: Public
Free information sessions on how to use the e-resources available from your local library
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Declutter Therapy Talk

Date: Thursday, 1 December 2016 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location:
Maynooth Community Library
Main St
Maynooth
IE
County: Kildare Library type: Public
Breda Stack is The Declutter Therapist, teaching you to break free from clutter so you can enjoy a simpler, happier life. Breda is founder of The Declutter Academy for professional decluttering training, creator of National Declutter Day and International Declutter Day, author of Declutter Therapy ultimate wardrobe decluttering experience and a regular contributor to TV, radio and print media. www.thedecluttertherapist.ie / www.internationaldeclutterday.com. Breda will be covering home and wardrobe decluttering tips, decluttering benefits and common decluttering challenges as well as practical guidelines on personal style, organisation, storage and lifestyle during the talk. For Adults only. Booking Essential.
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Public Lecture: The National Library and the Value of Libraries

Date: Thursday, 1 December 2016 - 1:00pm
Location:
National Library of Ireland
7-8 Kildare Street, Dublin 2, D02 P638
IE
County: Dublin Library type: Public
Join us at the National Library of Ireland for a public lecture by Caroline Brazier, Chief Librarian, British Library.
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Silly Billy Toddler Christmas Party

Date: Friday, 2 December 2016 - 10:00am
Location:
Newbridge Community Library
Athgarvan Road Newbridge
Co Kildare
IE
County: Kildare Library type: Public
Silly Billy Toddler Christmas Party (BOOKED OUT)
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John Carpenter Art Workshop

Date: Friday, 2 December 2016 - 11:00am
Location:
Newbridge Community Library
Athgarvan Rd Newbridge
Co Kildare
IE
County: Kildare Library type: Public
Art Workshop for Adults: Paint a Winter Scene (FULLY BOOKED)
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E-Resources Information Sessions, a Library Ireland Week event

Date: Friday, 2 December 2016 - 2:30pm
Location:
Scariff Public Library
Mountshannon Road
Scariff
IE
County: Clare Library type: Public
Free information sessions on how to use the e-resources available from your local library
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Christmas Memories Writing Workshop (Adults)

Date: Saturday, 3 December 2016 - 11:00am
Location:
Newbridge Community Library
Athgarvan Road Newbridge
County Kildare
IE
County: Kildare Library type: Public
Christmas Memories with Author, Maria Murphy : A Writing Workshop. Saturday 3rd December 11- 12.30pm Interested in Writing? Might there be some Christmas memory buried in your mind that could be teased out onto the page? Why not find out at our fun Christmas Memories Writing Workshop with Maria Murphy, Poet and Author of 'For the Love of Martha' and 'Rescued'. Suitable for all levels. Some refreshments will be served.
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A&SL presents The Safe House: A Decline of Ideas - Irish Premiere Screening

Date: Saturday, 3 December 2016 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location:
UCD Cinema
IE
County: Dublin Library type: Other
The Academic & Special Libraries Section of the Library Association of Ireland proudly presents the Irish premiere of The Safe House: A Decline of Ideas, written and directed by Greta Bellamacina & Davina Catt. This documentary explores the heritage and significance of the British Public Library, and documents its dramatic decline in recent years.
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Laura Cassidy visits Scoil Dara, Kilcock

Date: Monday, 5 December 2016 - 1:45pm
Location:
Scoil Dara,
Church St., Kilcock,
IE
County: Kildare Library type: Public
Laura Cassidy will visit two classes at Scoil Dara secondary school, Kilcock on Mon. 5th of Dec. to discuss her books and the craft of writing. This will be Laura's second visit to the school as her workshop was so well received last year.
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Writing Ireland - National Conference on Interpreting Ireland through Writers, Historians and Local Collections

Date: Tuesday, 6 December 2016 (All day)
Location:
Main Conference Hall
Dublin Castle
Dublin
IE
County: Dublin Library type: Other
Conference Invitation
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