Derry Central Library

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Event Name Event Details Start Date & Time End Date & Time Booking
Writing Group  
Consider trying something new. Ask staff for details about our Saturday writers group, meeting monthly in Derry Central Library.
 
Booking essential.
t: 028 7122 9990
14/10/2023 10:30 AM 15/06/2024 11:30 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Spanish Conversation group for Adults only  
Spanish speakers of all levels come together to create Spanish Conversation on a Monday here in Derry Central Library.

All adults are welcome.
06/11/2023 01:00 PM 03/06/2024 02:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Afternoon Book Club for Adults  
2nd Monday of every month at 2pm.
  
The Adult Reading Group for 16's and over gives an opportunity for adults to discuss their latest book.

All adults are welcome to join.
13/11/2023 02:00 PM 10/06/2024 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Craft session  
First and third Saturday of every month from 2:00pm to 3:00pm.

Come and join our craft sessions. Children aged 5 plus.
18/11/2023 02:00 PM 01/06/2024 03:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Monday from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Tea and Newspapers groups give adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
20/11/2023 09:00 AM 10/06/2024 11:00 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Tuesday from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Tea and Newspapers groups give adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
21/11/2023 09:00 AM 11/06/2024 11:00 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Knit and Natter  
Every Tuesday from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.

Knit and Natter Groups Knit and Natter groups are for adults who enjoy knitting, crochet, cross stitch and other crafts. They are free of charge to attend and participants have the opportunity to share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people and learn new skills. Members can bring along a project they are already working on or can start something new.
21/11/2023 02:00 PM 11/06/2024 04:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Wednesday from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Tea and Newspapers groups give adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
22/11/2023 09:00 AM 12/06/2024 11:00 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Creative Writing Group  
Every Wednesday from 10:30am to 12 noon.
 
Are you a budding writer or poet? Come along to our new group and meet like-minded people and share ideas. Whether it is your first attempt or you are a seasoned writer you will be prompted by new ideas each week. Use this time out to take a well-deserved break from your day; to escape and relax the mind.
22/11/2023 10:30 AM 12/06/2024 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Wednesday from 10:30am to 11:15am.

Rhythm and Rhyme sessions introduce parents and children aged 0 - 4 years to the wonder of rhymes, songs and stories.

Each session offers an entertaining opportunity for children to engage with others, provides a good foundation to develop their reading, listening and language skills and of course to have lots of fun!
22/11/2023 10:30 AM 12/06/2024 11:15 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Sewing Bee  
Every Wednesday from 12:30pm to 2:00pm.

Bring your own sewing/craft with you. Meet other people and share ideas.
22/11/2023 12:30 PM 12/06/2024 02:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Topic of the Week  
Every Wednesday from 3:00pm to 4:00pm.

Come along to our weekly discussions of current affairs.
22/11/2023 03:00 PM 12/06/2024 04:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Thursday from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Tea and Newspapers groups give adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
23/11/2023 09:00 AM 13/06/2024 11:00 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
RNIB Reading Rooms  
This event is for Adults and takes place on Thursday, fornightly.
 
A group of adults who have visual impairments gather to discuss books, modes of reading, authors, themes here in Derry Central Library.
23/11/2023 11:30 AM 13/06/2024 12:30 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Friday from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Tea and Newspapers groups give adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
24/11/2023 09:00 AM 14/06/2024 11:00 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Family History Group  
Every Friday from 9:30am to 1:00pm.
 
 

 
24/11/2023 09:30 AM 14/06/2024 01:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Friday from 10:30am to 11:15am.

Rhythm and Rhyme sessions introduce parents and children aged 0 - 4 years to the wonder of rhymes, songs and stories.

Each session offers an entertaining opportunity for children to engage with others, provides a good foundation to develop their reading, listening and language skills and of course to have lots of fun!
24/11/2023 10:30 AM 14/06/2024 11:15 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Irish Conversation Group  
This event takes place every Friday from 1:00pm - 2:00pm.  Weekly Irish Conversation group for Adults of all levels to come and converse in Irish.  All adults are welcome.
24/11/2023 01:00 PM 14/06/2024 02:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Saturday from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Tea and Newspapers groups give adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
25/11/2023 09:00 AM 15/06/2024 11:00 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Storytime  
Every Saturday from 11:00am to 11:45am.
 
Storytime sessions help children aged 4 - 8 years develop a love of books, improve their listening skills, inspire creativity and feeds their imagination. Join our friendly staff as they read popular books and introduce children to a whole range of different authors.
25/11/2023 11:00 AM 15/06/2024 11:45 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Warcraft Board Games  
This event takes place every Saturday from 11:00am - 2:00pm. For Adults to come along and play Warcraft via board games and create Warcraft masterpieces.  All adults are welcome.
25/11/2023 11:00 AM 15/06/2024 02:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Upgrade – Trading Card Games  
Upgrade is a group focused on trading card games. Playing with Pokémon, Yu-Gi-Oh and other TCGs.
 
Meeting Every Saturday from 12:00pm until 4:00pm
 
Come along and talk to the event organiser for more information on joining or make contact through Upgrade or Facebook.
 
25/11/2023 12:00 PM 15/06/2024 04:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Knit and Natter  
Every Thursday from 5:30pm - 7:30pm
 
A group for anyone who enjoys knitting, crochet, cross stitch and other crafts. Share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people and learn new skills. Bring whatever you are working on at the moment or start a new project.
11/04/2024 05:30 PM 13/06/2024 07:30 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.

 

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