Latest Service Updates
|Event Name||Event Details||Start Date & Time||End Date & Time||Booking|
Come and enjoy some meditative Mindful Colouring in the relaxing environment of the library. Available every Tuesday from 9.00am- 12 noon.
|14/11/2023 09:00 AM||11/06/2024 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.|
Come and enjoy a crossword, puzzle or board game in the relaxing environment of the library. Available every Thursday from 9.00am- 12 noon.
|16/11/2023 09:00 AM||13/06/2024 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 Thursday of the month from 11:30am - 12:00pm.
Booking essential on the morning of the session from 9:00am.
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!
|16/11/2023 11:30 AM||13/06/2024 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.|
|Tea and Newspapers||
Every Friday morning from 9:00am - 2:00pm.
Enjoy a hot drink while perusing our selection of newspapers. Gives adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
|17/11/2023 09:00 AM||14/06/2024 02:00 PM|
|Rhythm & Rhyme||
Every Friday 11:30am - 12:00noon.
Book on the morning of Rhythm & Rhyme.
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.
|17/11/2023 11:30 AM||14/06/2024 12:00 PM|
|Lego Club (on Fridays)||
Junior Lego Club every Friday for 4-11 year olds, accompanied by an adult.
Come along and enjoy getting creative with Lego.
Booking essential on day of activity.
|17/11/2023 02:15 PM||14/06/2024 03:15 PM|
Enjoy Saturday morning crafts while you’re in to choose your new books for the week. Help yourself to crafts and no need to book.
|18/11/2023 10:30 AM||15/06/2024 12:00 PM|
|Make with Mum, Do with Dad||
Enjoy some simple crafts while you are in to choose your new books. Every Monday from 9:15am until 12:00pm.
For young children with the assistance of an adult. No need to book.
|20/11/2023 09:15 AM||10/06/2024 12:00 PM|
|Knit and Natter||
Every Monday from 2:00pm - 4:00pm.
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.
|20/11/2023 02:00 PM||10/06/2024 04:00 PM|
|Ballyhackamore Creative Writers||
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.
Join a group of like-minded adults to present and expand your writing skills.
|20/11/2023 06:30 PM||10/06/2024 07:45 PM|
|Brew and Browse||
Every Tuesday from 9:00am - 5:00pm
Help yourself to tea/coffee and biscuit while browsing for your next great read.
|21/11/2023 09:00 AM||11/06/2024 05:00 PM|
|Junior Reading Group||
Junior Reading Groups are a fun way for children to be introduced to a wide range of new books, authors and to make new friends along the way. Members are asked to read a chosen book before each meeting, which will be available to borrow for free from the library catalogue.
Children’s reading group and book related activities for 9-11 year olds.
Maureen King/Andrea Johnstone
t: 028 9050 9204
|21/11/2023 03:30 PM||11/06/2024 04:30 PM|
|A Stitch and a Story with Storyteller Denise Weir||
Come together for a Stitch and a Story and welcome the festive season!
Join Denise for a yarn as she shares her stories in a warm and engaging style, while working on crafts such as knitting, crochet, patchwork or felting.
t: 028 9050 9204
|04/12/2023 02:00 PM||04/12/2023 03:00 PM|