Events Calendar

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / Library opening hours

The irony of the title above would bring a wry smile to the face of Des Branigan who was an...

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / 3.00-3.30pm


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / 7.00-8.00pm
Gardening in the Autumn after a drought with Dr Mary Toomey
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / Library Opening Hours
Drawn by Hand is an exhibition of work from Margaret Anne Suggs’ recently...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / Library Opening Hours
The women in this vibrant exhibition have excelled in the arts and entertainment, science and...
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / Library opening hours
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / 3.00-3.30pm
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 / Library Opening Hours

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Mon, 22 Oct 2018 / 10.30am to 12 noon

Italian Language Exchange Group meet every Monday in Deansgrange Library from 10.30am to 12.00 noon.

For more information, please phone Deansgrange Library on 01-2850860.

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 / 10.00-11.00am
Mon. 22 Oct, 10.00-11.00am   Class visits: Suitable for 3rd-6th class   Booking required. Email: or Phone (01) 28 9655   Debbie Thomas has written five comedy...
Mon, 22 Oct 2018 / 10.00am-12.00pm

New! Virtual reality for schools with ­
4th class upwards
Mon 22 Oct 

Teachers should contact dlr LexIcon by emailing...

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 / 10.30am

Every Monday from 10.30am.

All welcome. No booking required.

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 / 10.30am-12.00pm

The Shankill Library Parent and Toddler Group (Ages 0 - 3) meet every Monday from 10.30am-12.00pm.

No booking required.

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 11.00 - 12.00

Coffee Morning as Gaeilge

Café Level 1   Tuesday 11.00-12.00   Informal conversational Irish language sessions. All welcome.


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 11.00am-1.00pm

(Final two events will take place in the National Gallery & the Hugh Lane Gallery.)

The Modernist movement in Ireland was led by women artists, unlike elsewhere in Europe where male artists paved the way. This course will look at the modernists, the academic realists and those...

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 3.30pm - 5.00pm

Gaming Club with library staff
Tuesdays 9 & 23 Oct, 6 & 20 Nov, 4 & 18 Dec (2 x 3 sessions)
Strictly for ages 9-12. Max 8

Booking essential by emailing

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 10.30am - 12.00 noon

 An Irish language exchange group meet every Tuesday from 10.30am to 12.00 noon in Deansgrange Library.

For more information, please phone Deansgrange Library on 01-2850860....

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 10.00-11.00am: Bilingual event 11.15am-12.15pm: As gaeilge
Children’s library, Level 4 Tues 23 Oct (2 sessions) 10.00-11.00am: Bilingual event 11.15am-12.15pm: As Gaeilge   Celebrate Children’s Book Festival and come along to listen to storyteller Róisín Murphy delve into much-loved ancient Irish stories. From the myths...
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 11.00am-1.00pm

The historical relationship between Britain and Ireland has led to the development of two dominant political traditions, Nationalism and Unionism. This course will examine the development of both of these traditions, from their beginnings during the Plantations, through 1798 and the...

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 7.30pm

Nuala O’Connor in conversation with Sarah Maria Griffin

October 23 at 7.30pm in dlr LexIcon Studio


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 2.00 - 4.30 pm

Shoreline: Choral Song & Contemporary Dance Project

Studio Theatre, Level 1

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 16 Oct-24 Nov. (6-week project) 2.00–4.00pm

For full details contact or...

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 11.00am-12.30pm

Spanish for the holidays with Leticia MedinaTuesdays 9 Oct-13 Nov Stillorgan Library 11.00am-12.30pm Booking requiredEmail: or Phone...

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 / 3:30pm-4:00pm

Children’s Library, Level 4, dlr LexIcon

Tuesdays, 3.30-4.00pm Ages 3-6yrs.

All welcome.

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 / 3.30-4.00pm

All are welcome to weekly storytime sessions in Stillorgan Library with library staff.

Perfect for ages 3+

Each Wednesday at 3.30pm

No booking required

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 / 10.00-10.45am
Join us for stories, craft and songs for children aged 0-3. Explore books, song and rhyme with your baby or young child. Wednesdays, 10.00-10.45am. All welcome, no booking necessary.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 / 5.30pm

Gach Céadaoin, 5.30pm. Tá grúpa nua ag freastal ar Leabharlann Stigh Lorgan gach Céadaoin.

Fáilte roimh chách!


Conversational Irish group, each Wednesday, 5.30pm. A new conversational Irish group has started in Stillorgan Library.


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 / 11am to 12.30pm

The Dundrum Library Writeaway Writers' group meet every fortnight (Wednesday). No meetings in August.

Time: 11.00am to 12.30pm.

For more information, phone Dundrum Library on 2985000.



Wed, 24 Oct 2018 / 6.30 - 7.50pm

English Conversation Group

Wednesdays 6.30-7.50pm.   Interested in improving your English with ‘Teaching English as a Foreign Language’ tutors? This informal English Conversation group is aimed at adults seeking to improve or perfect their English.   ...