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Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 09 Jul 2014, 14:45

A Crafting Circle for Adults is starting on July 31st in the Library

Every Thursday morning 11.30am - 12.45pm

A relaxed informal meetup to chat about the crafts you like to do - bring a long what you are working on!

A fun way to meet up and make new friends....

All Welcome!

Email donabate.library@fingal.ie

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 09 Jul 2014, 14:47

Summer Stories in the Library for children aged 6-12yrs

Monday 14th July - 2pm & 4pm

All Welcome!

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 28 Jul 2014, 19:41

Events in Donabate Library for August 2014

Crafting Circle: Every Thursday at 11.30am – 12.45pm
The crafting circle is a meeting for adults to work on their knitting, sewing, crafting etc. and to discuss what they are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere.
A fun and relaxed way to meet up with new friends for a chat – All Welcome!

Heritage Week in Donabate Library is 23rd of Aug – 31st of Aug

World War 1 Talk for Adults
Monday 25th of August at 6.30pm
The speaker at this event will be Padraig Yeats
All Welcome!

Asgard Talk for Adults
Wednesday 27th of Aug at 6.30pm
Pat Murphy presents the life of this famous yacht in Irish history from her launch in 1905 to her conservation today in Collin’s Barrack Museum.
All Welcome!

Exhibition: The Great War – The Men and Women of Portrane who served in WW1 By Ian Chambers. On display 4th Aug – 30th Aug


Starting in September: English Conversation Group
This will be an informal group where participants will chat through English. It will be held on Monday evenings and will start in September. Please spread the word with all who would be interested – All Welcome!

Children’s Events – All need to be booked – Email donabate.library@fingal.ie

Duck Tape Craft with Enid For children age 11-14yrs
Thursday 7th Aug at 2.30pm
Arts & Crafts event where children will get to make a small carry case from Duck Tape!
Booking essential, ph 890 5609 or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie

Buzz about Bees (For children age7-12yrs) Monday 11th of Aug at 2pm – 3.30pm
A workshop with activities based on the theme of bees. Activities include arts & crafts, the wiggle dance game and story reading.
Booking essential, ph 890 5609 or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie

Origami Craft with Lesley For children age 7-10yrs
Thursday 14th Aug @3pm
Booking essential – email Donabate.library@fingal.ie

Dogs Trust Event (For children age 5-12yrs) on Wednesday 20th Aug at 3pm
Come along and meet Officer Fiona, and Education Dog Jake!
Fiona will be presenting ‘STORY TIME WITH DOGS TRUST’ where you’ll get to hear all about DEXTER the dog and carry out some FUN activities.
Will Dexter’s tale have a ‘waggy’ ending??
This workshop is for children aged 5-12 who would love to learn a little about Dogs Trust and find out what it takes to keep a dog healthy and happy. (To book for this event, email Donabate.library@fingal.ie )

Arts & Crafts: Capturing Europe in Art (with John Carpenter) for children age 8-12yrs
On Weds 27th Aug @ 2.30pm
Booking essential, ph 890 5609 or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie

Willow Weaving Workshop for children age 8-12yrs
Monday 25th Aug at 3pm
Booking essential, ph 890 5609 or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 04 Sep 2014, 14:07

Donabate Library Events for September 2014
Telephone 01 8905609
Email: Donabate.library@fingal.ie

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Crafting Circle: Every Thursday at 11.30am
The crafting circle is a meeting for adults to work on their knitting, sewing, crafting etc. and to discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere.
A fun and relaxed way to meet up with new friends for a chat – All Welcome!

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*** NEW GROUP***
English Conversation Group starting on September the 8th
Every Monday evening at 6.30pm (starting 8th Sept). All Welcome!
Conversation Group – Casual and informal group for all to meet and chat! This meet up group may give you an opportunity to meet with new people or to practice your English.

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Computer Tutorial
Fingal Library’s Online Services – Computer Tutorial with Brian
Wednesday 17th of September at 6.30pm
A brief introduction to eBooks and other digital services that are available FREE to all borrowers on the Library page on http://www.fingal.ie
Booking essential, email Donabate.library@fingal.ie / ph890 5609 / book with staff in the library.

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*** NEW GROUP***
Baby Book Club - Tuesday 30th of September at 11.30am
Baby Book Club meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.30 am. Stories, songs & socialisation for children of pre-school age. Booking required email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or book with staff.

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Arts & Crafts with Lesley Thursday 11th @3pm
Make a Farmyard Name Plate for! For children age 6-8 yrs
Booking essential – email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or book with staff in the library

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Puppet Show for children!
Saturday September 13th at 11am
Sindbad the Sailor & Red Riding Hood
For a General Family Audience
As part of the Bleeding Pig Cultural Festival – All Welcome!

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Arts & Crafts with Enid Wednesday 24th at 3pm
Make a Bookmark! For children age 6-8yrs.
Booking essential – email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or book with staff in library.

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Going Places with Books – Children’s Summer Reading Challenge 2014
Closing date for the draw is 13th of September.
Return your card to be in the draw for a Family Pass to Dublin Zoo as well as other prizes.
Prize Giving Event will be held on Wednesday 24th of September at 6.30pm
Remember to return your card by the 13th of September!!!

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Technology Room – the computer room is available for use by community groups and clubs. Email Donabate.library@fingal.ie with an outline of the projects that you will be utilising the room for, who your group is and when you would like to book the room. Or call in to view the room!

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 10 Sep 2014, 16:14

Free Computer Courses

In conjunction with Age Action there will be FREE computer classes for older people starting in November in Donabate Library.

We are currently taking names of all that are interested in attending the classes and will contact them with a start date.

Please phone 890 5609 to register your name or chat to library staff when you visit the library.

http://bit.ly/WIY6pr

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 16 Sep 2014, 14:39

Thursday 18th of Sept is Worldwide "Read an eBook Day"

Overdrive, the library eBook supplier, is giving away prizes of eReaders all day.

To be in with a chance of winning, share your comments about eReading on Facebook and Twitter using #eBookDay

To download a FREE eBook from our collection, click here http://bit.ly/1sZmq4E

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 01 Oct 2014, 18:42

Please find details of our upcoming events in Donabate Library for October, outlined in the email below.

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Crafting Circle: Every Thursday at 11am
The crafting circle is a meeting for adults to work on their knitting, sewing, crafting etc. and to discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere.
A fun and relaxed way to meet up with new friends for a chat – All Welcome!
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English Conversation Group
Every Monday evening at 6.30pm All Welcome!
Conversation Group – Casual and informal group for all to meet and chat! This meet up group may give you an opportunity to meet with new people or to practice your English.

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Baby Book Club Tuesday 28th of October at 11.30am
Baby Book Club meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.30 am. Stories, songs & socialisation for children of pre-school age. Booking required, email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or book with staff.

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Halloween Crafts with Lesley Thursday 16th @3pm
Arts & Crafts session for children age 8-10 yrs
Booking essential – email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or book with staff in the library or phone 8905609

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Creative Writing Meetup (starts Saturday 18th of Oct)
The Creative Writing Meetup is for adults to work on their creative writing. Discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere and possibly pick up some writing tips!
A fun and relaxed way to meet up with like minded people for a chat about writing and literature – All Welcome!
Every Saturday morning at 11am in Donabate Library.

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Coding Workshop – Create your own Maths Game in Scratch (Saturday 18th of Oct @ 11.30am + 2pm)
Coding Workshop for children to celebrate Maths Week.
Create your own maths-based mini-computer game using Scratch. Sabine from cccSkerries will guide you through the steps in this creative, hands-on coding workshop. Suitable for those with or without coding experience with Scratch.
Session 1: For children in 2nd-3rd Class 11.30am - 1pm.
Session 2: For children in 4th - 6th Class 2pm - 3.30pm.
Places are strictly limited. Please contact Donabate Library to book donabate.library@fingal.ie or ph 890 5609 Booking essential

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Computer Classes for Older People
In conjunction with Age Action we shall be offering Computer Classes to older people in the near future – please phone us to leave your details with us. We will then contact you to offer you a place on a course - Ph 890 5609. Or ask for further information on your next visit to the library

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Technology Room – the computer room is available for use by community groups and clubs. Email Donabate.library@fingal.ie with an outline of the projects that you will be utilising the room for, who your group is and when you would like to book the room. Or call in to view the space and all that it offers!

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 02 Oct 2014, 10:22

Click the following link for info about Crafting Groups in Fingal Libraries http://bit.ly/1rICqqq

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 06 Oct 2014, 15:26

Fingal Libraries are excited to announce their participation in Overdrive's Big Library Read: a worldwide digital version of a local book club, which will run from 13th - 28th Oct.

The title chosen is 'Anatomy of a misfit' by Andrea Portesand users will be among the first to read the title just released on September 2.

Already well-received, this witty yet moving novel will be a refreshing read for library members. Borrowers will have unlimited access to this title for the duration of the Big Library Read.

Post your comments about the book on Twitter using #BigLibraryRead , they will be of interest to many participants around the globe. It will also be an opportunity for members who haven’t previously used our eBook service to give it a try.

Click here for further info http://bit.ly/1nX65wp

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 03 Nov 2014, 16:31

November Events in Donabate Library

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Parent & Toddler Group (New Event)
Every Tuesday morning 11am – 12.45pm.
Drop in at any time to meet up and socialise with other toddlers and parents.

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Baby Book Club
25th of November at 11.30am.
Baby Book Club meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.30am. Stories, songs & socialisation for children of pre-school age. Booking required - email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or book with staff.......All preschool children welcome.

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Creative Writing
Every Saturday morning at 11am.
The Creative Writing Meetup is for adults to work on their creative writing. and to discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere. A fun and relaxed way to meet up with like minded people for a chat about writing and literature – All Welcome!

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Chess Meet Up – For Children (New Event)
Every Saturday Afternoon (2-4pm)
Casual Informal Meet up for Chess Players - Chess Players will need to bring their own chess sets
(Children must be accompanied by parents at this meet up)

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Crafting Circle
Every Thursday morning at 10.30am
The crafting circle is a meeting for adults to work on their knitting, sewing, crafting etc. and to discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere. A fun and relaxed way to meet up with new friends for a chat – All Welcome!

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English Conversation Group
Every Monday evening at 6.30pm in Donabate Library.
All Welcome to this casual and informal group for all to meet and chat!
This meet up group may give you an opportunity to meet with new people or to practice your English.

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Ciorcal Comhrá/Irish Conversation Group (New Event)
Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Ceadaoin i Leabharlann Domhnach Bata ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal!
All levels welcome! This group meet every Wednesday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge!

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Christmas Crafts with Lesley
Tuesday 18th of November at 3pm.
For ages 7-10yrs
Booking essential – email donabate.library@fingal.ie (please give child’s name and contact phone number)
(Places limited)

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Christmas Film Screening
Monday 24th of November at 4pm
All Welcome to this Family Friendly movie screening

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Christmas Crafts with Enid
Wednesday 26th of November at 3pm.
For ages 10-12yrs
Booking essential – email donabate.library@fingal.ie (please give child’s name and contact phone number)
(Places limited)

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You can reserve items from home and we will text you when they are available for collection (60c fee applies) – check our catalogue here http://bit.ly/1wasZCT

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 07 Nov 2014, 13:58

Presentation by David Hyde from the Irish Patents Office on Intellectual property for small business owners, entrepreneurs, investors and start-up companies.

17th November 2014 at 3pm in BLANCHARDSTOWN Library. Booking essential.

http://on.fb.me/1xcvlPV

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 07 Nov 2014, 13:59

jJobseeking workshop in SWORDS Library on the 19th & 20th November 2014.

Limited places, Booking essential. Ph 890 5582

http://on.fb.me/1orJ055

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December Events

Post by Donabate Library » 01 Dec 2014, 15:45

Events in Donabate Library – December 2014

Please email Donabate.library@fingal.ie with queries

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Parent & Toddler Group
The Parent & Toddler Group meets every Tuesday morning between 11am and 12.45pm. All Welcome!

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English Conversation Group
Meets Every Monday Evening at 6.30pm
All Welcome!
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Irish Conversation Group
Ciorcal Comhrá/Irish Conversation Group --- Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Ceadaoin i Leabharlann Domhnach Bata ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal! This group meet every Wednesday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge! All levels welcome!
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Story Time for Children
Story Time with the characters from Vroom Town
Saturday 6th of December at 2pm. (For ages 3-7rs) All Welcome!
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Chess Meet up
Informal Chess meet up for Children every Saturday 2pm-4pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult and should bring their own board. All Welcome!
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Fingal Volunteer Centre
Fingal Volunteer Centre will be in the Library with lots of information about volunteering in the Fingal area.
Call in and chat if you are interested in volunteering.
Monday 8th of December at 3pm -4.30pm
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Story Time for Children
Christmas Storytelling with German Storyteller Simone
Tuesday 9th December 2014 at 3pm (For age 4yrs+)
All Welcome to this celebration of European Christmas Tales!
This event is brought to Donabate Library by http://www.europedirect.ie
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Creative Writing
Every Saturday morning at 11am.
The Creative Writing Meetup is for adults to work on their creative writing. and to discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere. A fun and relaxed way to meet up with like minded people for a chat about writing and literature – All Welcome!

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Christmas Crafts
Christmas Crafts with Lesley for ages 10 – 12yrs
Thursday 11th of December at 3pm.
Places strictly limited – email Donabate.library@fingal.ie to book a place
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Flower Arranging for Adults
Festive Flower Arranging for Adults
Friday 12th of December at 3.30pm
To book a place phone 890 5609 or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie
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Christmas Jumper Day
See you in the Library in your Christmas Jumper!
Wednesday 17th of December
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Film Screening
Christmas Movie Screening Thursday 18th December at 3pm
We will be screening “A Monster Christmas” which is suitable for all ages and runs for 41 minutes. All Welcome!
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Christmas Social Evening
Call in to the Library for a Mince Pie and chat. Monday 22nd of December 6.30pm – All Welcome!
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Baby Book Club
Baby Book Club is over for the year and next meets in 2015 on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.30am.
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Crafting Circle
The Crafting Circle meets every Thursday morning at 11am until 12.45pm. Bring along your knitting, crochet or whatever you enjoy doing for a chat with friendly crafters! All Welcome!

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For further Library events – please check here http://bit.ly/1ClZ8sP

To read the Library Blog Click here http://bit.ly/1CpnIGi

For free eBooks, eNewspapers, Audio Books & eMagazines – click here http://bit.ly/1nX65wp

You can reserve items from home and we will text you when they are available for collection (60c fee applies) – check our catalogue here http://bit.ly/1wasZCT

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 04 Dec 2014, 11:06

Meet the Characters from Vroom-Town on Saturday December 6th.

Donabate Library at 2pm (ph 8905609)
Swords Library at 4pm (ph 8905894)

All Welcome to these Storytelling events!

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 18 Dec 2014, 17:13

Christmas Social Evening in Donabate Library
Call in to the Library for a Mince Pie (and Christmas Cake from Leaf & Bean!) and a chat. Monday 22nd of December 6.30pm – All Welcome!

Library App
Have you downloaded the new Library App yet?
It’s now available for free download from the Apple Store and the Google play store. Just type in Fingal libraries (Ireland) and install. Have us at your finger tips! http://bit.ly/1yG3whh

Fingal Blog
Fingal Libraries received a letter from the #Northpole Public Library! Click here to read http://bit.ly/1wZ0YQv

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 07 Jan 2015, 13:47

Events on in Donabate Library in January
Please email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or phone 8905609 with queries

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Parent & Toddler Group
The Parent & Toddler Group meets every Tuesday morning between 11am and 12.45pm. All Welcome!

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Mystery of Science Workshop
Tuesday 27th of Jan @3pm
For ages 8-12yrs
Please email Donabate.library@fingal.ie to book in for this event
(Please include names of children and contact phone number)

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English Conversation Group
Meets every Monday evening at 6.30pm
All Welcome!
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Irish Conversation Group
Ciorcal Comhrá/Irish Conversation Group --- Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Ceadaoin i Leabharlann Domhnach Bata ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal! This group meet every Wednesday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge! All levels welcome!
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Chess Meet up
Informal Chess meet up for Children every Saturday 2pm-4pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult and should bring their own board. All Welcome!
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Creative Writing
Every Saturday morning at 11am.
The Creative Writing Meetup is for adults to work on their creative writing. and to discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere. A fun and relaxed way to meet up with like minded people for a chat about writing and literature – All Welcome!

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Baby Book Club
Baby Book Club meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.30am.
Next meeting Tuesday 27th of Jan
All Welcome!

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Crafting Circle
The Crafting Circle meets every Thursday morning at 11am until 12.45pm.
Bring along your knitting, crochet or whatever you enjoy doing for a chat with friendly crafters!
All Welcome!

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For further Fingal events – please check here http://bit.ly/1ClZ8sP

To read the Library Blog Click here http://bit.ly/1CpnIGi

For free eBooks, eNewspapers, Audio Books & eMagazines – click here http://bit.ly/1nX65wp

You can reserve items from home and we will text you when they are available for collection (60c fee applies) – check our catalogue here http://bit.ly/1wasZCT

Follow us on Facebook to see lots of photos of all that goes on in Fingal Libraries! http://on.fb.me/1nekzHQ

Have you seen the Library video? http://bit.ly/1t6Y2IU

FREE Online Courses here http://bit.ly/1zYv1rP

PRINTING SERVICE****
Donabate Library Mobile Print Service – Send printing from home and then collect in the Library!!
Email your document from your laptop, PC, Smartphone or Table

Send printing to Surfbox
– email donabate-bw@printspots.com (black & white) Cost:20c
- email donabate-colour@printspots.com (colour) Cost: 60c

(Alternatively, upload your document on www.printspots.com or use the HP ePrint App for Smartphones)

A convenient service to print such things as boarding passes when you check in for flights at home!
Collect within 3 days in Donabate Portrane Library.

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 23 Jan 2015, 12:50

St. Bridget’s Cross Workshop (for Adults)
Donabate Library is pleased to present a Bleeding Pig Cultural Festival Event

Learn how to make a Bridget’s Cross with Maria Quirke
Friday 30th of January at 2-3pm

All Welcome – phone 890 5609 to book or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie
This event is FREE of charge

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 03 Feb 2015, 14:32

Events on in Donabate Library in February
Please email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or phone 8905609 with queries

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Parent & Toddler Group
The Parent & Toddler Group meets every Tuesday morning between 11am and 12.45pm. All Welcome!

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English Conversation Group
Meets every Monday evening at 6.30pm
All Welcome!
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Irish Conversation Group
Ciorcal Comhrá/Irish Conversation Group --- Bíonn Ciorcal Comhrá ar siúl gach Ceadaoin i Leabharlann Domhnach Bata ó 7.00 a chlog. Fáilte roimh gach leibhéal! This group meet every Wednesday evening from 7.00pm – 8.00pm. Come along for a sociable chat as Gaeilge! All levels welcome!
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Chess Meet up
Informal Chess meet up for Children every Saturday 2pm-4pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult and should bring their own board. All Welcome!
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Creative Writing
Every 2nd Saturday morning at 11am (next Meeting 14th Feb)
The Creative Writing Meetup is for adults to work on their creative writing. and to discuss what you are working on in an informal friendly atmosphere. A fun and relaxed way to meet up with like minded people for a chat about writing and literature – All Welcome!

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Poetry Event “Cross Stream: Ways of writing”
Wednesday 25th of February at 6.30pm
With Harry Clifton & Susan Connolly
An event featuring two outstanding contemporary poets writing out of different poetic traditions (e.g. lyrical, cosmopolitan, experimental, performance) discussing the compositional process behind one of their poems. This event will include a Q&A session.
This is a unique opportunity for poetry audiences, writers, students and general readers to gain an insight into the diversity of methods and range of approaches towards writing
Click here for more information http://bit.ly/1Hku9SR
Email Donabate.library@fingal.ie to book for the event in Donabate Library
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Baby Book Club
Baby Book Club meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.30am.
Next meeting Tuesday 24th of Jan
All Welcome!

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Crafting Circle
The Crafting Circle meets every Thursday morning at 11am until 12.45pm.
Bring along your knitting, crochet or whatever you enjoy doing for a chat with friendly crafters!
All Welcome!

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Engineering is for Everyone
Tuesday 10th of Feb at 3.30pm
For ages 8yrs -12yrs
This workshop will look at the topics and importance of science, research & engineering. The students will learn about both National and European engineers and their works. This workshop is hands on and might even excite and inspire a career in engineering for those who attend.
Email Donabate.library@fingal.ie to book for this event (or phone 890 5609)

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Wii Wednesday
Wii will be available to play with every Wednesday - in the Junior Section

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For further Library events – please check here http://bit.ly/1ClZ8sP

To read the Library Blog Click here http://bit.ly/1CpnIGi

For free eBooks, eNewspapers, Audio Books & eMagazines – click here http://bit.ly/1nX65wp

You can reserve items from home and we will text you when they are available for collection (60c fee applies) – check our catalogue here http://bit.ly/1wasZCT

Follow us on Facebook to see lots of photos of all that goes on in Fingal Libraries! http://on.fb.me/1nekzHQ

Have you seen the Library video? http://bit.ly/1t6Y2IU

FREE Online Courses here http://bit.ly/1zYv1rP

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 24 Feb 2015, 12:15

"Job Seeking & CV Building Workshop"

Tues 3rd & 10th March @2pm

2 part "Job Seeking & CV Building Workshop"

Phone 890 5609 to book a space at this FREE event (you must be available to attend both sessions)

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 28 Apr 2015, 12:36

Some upcoming events in Donabate Library:

Murder Mystery CSI Session - Tuesday, 5th of May @11am
"Blow Dry" performed by CArnation Theatre - Wednesday 13th of May @6.45pm
Film Screening "The Hundred-Foot Journey" - Tuesday 26th of May @11am
James Joyce for us - Wednesday 27th May @6.45pm

All of these events are FREE of charge.

Please phone 890 5609 to book or email donabate.library@fingal.ie
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Re: Library Events

Post by Ann O » 29 Apr 2015, 02:04

I presume the Murder Mystery CSI Session should read Tuesday 5th of May ? ;)

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 29 Apr 2015, 13:31

Ann O wrote:I presume the Murder Mystery CSI Session should read Tuesday 5th of May ? ;)
Thanks Ann! I've amended it now

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 28 Jul 2015, 15:11

Events in August
Donabate Library – In Donabate Portrane Community Centre
To book for these FREE events, email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or phone 8905609 (email us if you would like to receive the events listing every month)


13th of Aug, Thurs 3pm: Storytelling with Rod Smith (for children of all ages)


19th of Aug, Weds 3pm: Meet Jake the dog and learn all about Pet Care with Dogs Trust (for children of all ages)
http://bit.ly/1DqxeKv

24th of Aug, Mon 2pm: Willow Weaving – Make a Harvest Love Knot
For children age 8-12yrs


25th of Aug, Tues 2pm: Film Screening for Adults


26th of Aug, Weds 7pm Historical Talk with Peadar Bates
“Charles Cobb, Newbridge House (1781-1857) And His Wayward Children”
http://bit.ly/1OyJcHI


27th of Aug, Thurs 3pm: Natural Heritage Workshop “Biodiversity in the City”
For children age 7-12yrs
http://bit.ly/1U3VGLl

Every Wednesday at 7pm - Scrabble as Gaeilge

Click here for further events http://bit.ly/1ClZ8sP

To book for any events ph 01-8905609 or email donabate.library@fingal.ie

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Re: Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 01 Oct 2015, 12:34

Donabate Library – In Donabate Portrane Community Centre
To book for these FREE events, email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or phone 8905609

Further October Events are listed online here http://bit.ly/1ClZ8sP

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1st – 31st of Oct
Donabate Library Book Review Competition (For Children)
Children are invited to submit a review of their favourite book at any time before the 31st of October. There are two age groups 7-9yrs & 10-12yrs.
Reviews should be no longer than 300 words. The winning reviews will be published on the Fingal Library Blog and prizes will also be awarded!!
Entries need to be emailed to donabate.library@fingal.ie anytime between 1st - 31st of October 2015 (please give age of child and contact phone number).
Only emailed reviews will be accepted.

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Weds 14th of Oct
At 6.30pm
An Evening with Adventurer Dermot Somers!
A talk by Mountaineer, Explorer, Writer & Broadcaster Dermot Somers.
All Welcome to this talk where Dermot will show digital images with a mix of adventure stories along with readings from some of his writings. This is a Foras na Gaeilge sponsored event but the speaker will make it accessible for all!
Phone 8905609 to book or email donabate.library@fingal.ie to book for this special event. http://bit.ly/1KuQDzg
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Mon 19th of Oct
At 7pm Music Monday
All Welcome to this musical event where we will be playing a selection of songs on the library record player. The chosen album for this month is "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" by The Beatles. Email donabate.library@fingal.ie to attend or phone 01-8905609
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Thurs 22nd of Oct
At 4pm Halloween Crafts with Lesley
For children age 6-8yrs
Email Donabate.library@fingal.ie to book or ph 01-8905609
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Tues 27th of Oct 11.30am
Baby Book Club– All Welcome! http://bit.ly/1MFVFto
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Every Saturday
• 2-4pm Chess Meet up
Drop in for a casual game of chess
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Every Monday
• 6.30pm English Conversation Meetup
Casual and informal chat
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Every Tuesday
• 10.30 – 12.30pm Parent & Toddler Group
Meet up with other toddlers & parents for socialization
Our new video about reading with babies is here http://bit.ly/1MFVFto
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Every Weds Wii Wednesday
Play Wii on the big screen
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Every Weds
• 7pm Scrabble as Gaeilge

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Every 2nd Saturday
• 11am Creative Writing Group
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Every Thursday
• 11 – 12.30pm Crafting Circle for Adults
Bring along whatever you are working on and meetup with this friendly group for craft work and chat!


Email donabate.library@fingal.ie to book in for any of these events!

Donabate Library
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November 2015 Library Events

Post by Donabate Library » 02 Nov 2015, 19:00

Donabate Library – In Donabate Portrane Community Centre
To book for these FREE events, email Donabate.library@fingal.ie or phone 8905609

November Events are listed online here http://bit.ly/1ClZ8sP
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Weds 18th Nov
• 6pm Film Screening for Adults
“The Age of Adaline” starring Blake Lively
Booking required – numbers limited
Ph 01-8905609 or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie
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Tues 24th of Nov
• 11.30am Baby Book Club– All Welcome!
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Thurs 26th of Nov
• 10.30am Film Screening for Adults
“The Age of Adaline” starring Blake Lively
Booking required – numbers limited
Ph 01-8905609 or email Donabate.library@fingal.ie
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Every Saturday
• 2-4pm Chess Meet up
Drop in for a casual game of chess
________________________________

Every Monday
• 6.30pm English Conversation Meetup
Casual and informal chat
________________________________

Every Tuesday
• 10.30 – 12.30pm Parent & Toddler Group
Meet up with other toddlers & parents for socialisation
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Every Weds Wii Wednesday
Play Wii on the big screen
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Every Weds
• 7pm Scrabble as Gaeilge
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Every 2nd Saturday
• 11am Creative Writing Group
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Every Thursday
• 11 – 12.30pm Crafting Circle for Adults
Bring along whatever you are working on and meetup with this friendly group for craft work and chat!
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Mark your diary for 1st of December – we have children’s Christmas storytelling taking place in the afternoon
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***Blanchardstown Event*****

Memorabilia Day
Memorabilia Day is on in Blanchardstown this Saturday 7th of November. For more information click here http://bit.ly/1W2hKdt
Do you have any 1916 memorabilia?

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