Events Calendar

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 / 3:30pm

Join library staff every week for stories, rhymes and fun

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 / 3:30pm

Am Scéalaíochta sa LexIcon (Storytime as Gaeilge).

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 / 6:00pm-7:00pm

All Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm

No booking required, all welcome.  

Fri, 23 Feb 2024 / 8:00pm

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Thu, 22 Feb 2024 / 3:30pm

Am Scéalaíochta sa LexIcon (Storytime as Gaeilge). Ar an Déardaoin ar 3:30 i Leabharlann Shóisearach an LexIcon. Léitear pictiúrleabhair. Fáilte roimh chách!

Storytime as Gaeilge, Thursdays at 3:30pm in the Children's Library, dlr LexIcon. All welcome!

Childrens...

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 / 6:00pm-7:00pm

All Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm

No booking required, all welcome.  

We will provide:  

  • Dimmed lighting

  • Silent Self Service Machines

  • Priority Queuing...
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 / 3:30pm

Join library staff every week for stories, rhymes and fun

All welcome, no booking required

Fri, 23 Feb 2024 / 11.00am -12.30pm

Shankill Library 

Friday 23 Feb

Booking essential via shankilllib@dlrcoco.ie or Tel 01 282 3081

It’s hard to beat the charm of a handmade book for yourself or as a special gift. This is a...

Fri, 23 Feb 2024 / 10.00am-11.30am
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 / 8:00pm

Online

History, Geography, Famous Faces, Flags and Food & Drink

You've nearly made it, see out the winter by testing your family and friends’ knowledge with the return of our fantastic online quiz nights! Running until the end of February, we will alternate...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 2.30-3.15pm

Children’s Library, Level 4, dlr LexIcon
No booking required
Age 7 yrs+
Join best-selling children’s author (and the creator of Ross O’Carroll Kelly) Paul Howard for an action-packed event. Aldrin Adams is an ordinary boy with the most EXTRAORDINARY, stinkiest super-power...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 11.00am - 12.00pm

Deansgrange Library

No booking, all welcome

Have you heard about the ACORN tablet and would like to know more? Join library staff in Deansgrange this Ireland Reads Day for a demonstration on the table and how it can help you.

The ACORN...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 11.00am - 12.30pm

Stillorgan Library

No booking required, all welcome

Susie will be available to help, guide and demonstrate how to put together a simple bookmark with lots of examples to admire.  Kits will be available to complete a beautiful bookmark at home.

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 2.00 - 3.30pm

Cabinteely Library

No booking, all welcome

Susie will be available to help, guide and demonstrate how to put together a simple bookmark.  Participants can choose to complete their bookmark with Susie in the library or take a kit to complete at...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 10.00am, 11.00am, 12.00pm, 1.00pm

dlr LexIcon

Drop in sessions, approx 30 mins

Join Library staff on an exciting tour of our new Virtual Reality headsets. With wide-ranging content, from diving with dolphins, flying in a hot air balloon, to visiting anywhere in the world, we are looking forward to...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 2.00 - 3.00pm

Living room area, Level 3, dlr LexIcon
No booking required

The benefits of the natural world for our mental and physical wellbeing have long been recognised, but perhaps never more so than in the last few years. Writer, journalist and author of This is My Sea, Miriam Mulcahy...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 12:00pm-4:00pm

dlr Libraries has teamed up with libraries nationwide, publishers, booksellers, authors and others for the campaign, which aims to celebrate reading and all the benefits it can have for wellbeing and enjoyment. 



The campaign is asking everyone to ‘Get Lost in a Good Book...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 11.00am - 3.00pm
Starting in the Children’s Library, Level 4, dlr LexIcon No booking required Families will have the opportunity to work as a team and embark on this self-led treasure hunt around dlr LexIcon and environs. Based on author-illustrator Peter Donnelly’s recent book Little Wolf. This heartfelt...
Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 10.00-10.45am, 11.30am-12.15pm

Little Wolf Family Yoga with Peter Donnelly and Paul Donnelly

Children's Library, Level 4

Suitable for ages 5 - 10yrs



Fancy dress encouraged, come as your favourite forest animal!

Mats will be provided on the morning....

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 11.00am - 12.00pm

Level 3, dlr LexIcon
No booking required
Join broadcaster Rick O’Shea in conversation with authors Elaine Feeney and Paul Murray. Nominated for An Post Irish Book Awards – Book of the Year, How to Build a Boat is the beautiful novel about a young boy whose mission transforms...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 2.00 - 3.30pm

Project Room, Level 3, dlr LexIcon
Suitable for all ages from 8+ yr and all levels of experience
Max 15 spaces

No booking required
Dún Laoghaire offers fantastic sketching opportunities, from landmark architecture to open panoramas. This workshop with artist,...

Sat, 24 Feb 2024 / 10.00am-11.30am
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 / 10:00am-12:00pm

Enjoy stories and songs with library staff, suitable for ages 0-18 months.

All welcome, no booking required

Mon, 26 Feb 2024 / 10.00am-11.30am