Limavady Library

A Sense of Place - Celebrating our cultural heritage 


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Branch Manager\Contact:
Linzie King
5 Connell Street
BT49 0EA
t:028 7776 2540
f:028 7744 2456
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Opening hours for Limavady Library
Monday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:2:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday



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 Library Events - please contact your library about events during school holidays as some events are term time only.

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
​Reading group with book related games, crafts and activities for kids aged 7-11.​

Second Wednesday of every month.

FREE Admission

Linzie King
t: 028 7776 2540
13/09/2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm
A Sense of Place: Photography and Film-Making Workshops
Weekly on Wednesdays from 13 September until 4 October.

These workshops will be delivered by an experienced tutor from NWLLA (Northwest Lifelong Learning Association). Participants will develop photography and filming skills with the intention of producing short films capturing the unique beauty of the Roe Valley area, and thereby expressing a “sense of place”.
The workshops are open to anyone, regardless of photography/filming experience. The tutor can provide participants with cameras and filming equipment to use during the workshops, but people are advised to bring their own equipment if they have it, so that they can develop their skills using their own devices.
Please note these workshops will involve some walking and working outdoors so please bring suitable clothing and footwear.

Booking advised as places are limited.

Linzie King
t: 028 7776 2540
13/09/201704/10/201710:00am - 1:00pm
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Thursday and Friday.

Rhythm and Rhyme is an exciting free programme to introduce children aged 0 - 4 years to the wonder of rhymes, songs and stories in the library.

Rhythm and Rhyme is a great opportunity for children to have fun and learn in a relaxed venue while giving parents and carers the chance to socialise.

Linzie King
t: 028 7776 2540
07/09/2017 11:00am - 11:30am
Adult Reading Group
The first Wednesday of every month.

This group aims to allow everyone’s reading experiences to be shared and enjoyed.
Participants don’t have to be library members but if you join, you can borrow the book the group will be discussing for free.

Linzie King
t: 028 7776 2540
06/09/2017 6:30pm - 7:30pm
A Sense of Place: Creative Writing Workshops

​These workshops will be delivered by an experienced writer/tutor.

Participants will work in small groups to write modern updates of the local legends and folktales which define our area and contribute to a “sense of place”. The stories will be recorded and shared.

Please contact the branch for more information.

Linzie King
t: 028 7776 2540

05/09/201726/09/20172:00pm - 4:00pm
A Sense of Place: Minecraft Workshops
For children aged 8 - 12 years old, weekly on Fridays from 14 July.
​These workshops will be delivered by experienced facilitators from​ the Nerve Centre using the popular game Minecraft.
Children will be asked to create a virtual “Roe Valley” including the towns of Limavady and Dungiven as they are now, and to use th​eir imaginations to create a future version of the area.
This virtual Roe Valley will contribute to an overall “sense of place”.

Weekly: Wednesday 20 September - 11 October from 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Booking essential as places are limited.

Linzie King
t: 028 7776 2540
14/07/201711/10/20172:00pm - 4:00pm