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July 2019

What did the Normans do for Wexford with Writer, Historian, Commissioning Editor, Dr. Conor Kostick

What did the Normans do for Wexford with Writer, Historian, Commissioning Editor, Dr. Conor Kostick
Tuesday, 2nd July 2019 - 7:00pm

As an historian, Conor Kostick's awards include a gold medal from Trinity College, Dublin first prize in the 2001 Dublinia Medieval Essay Competition; fellowships from the Irish Research Council and the University of Nottingham.

Published works include: Strongbow – The Norman Invasion of Ireland, MICHAEL HANRAHAN:16 Lives and The Easter Rising: A Guide to Dublin in 1916.

Booking is essential. 

Should you require additional supports to enable you to fully participate in any library event, please contact the Librarian: Tel: 051 421877         

The New Ross Bypass – what’s happening now?

The New Ross Bypass – what’s happening now?
Wednesday, 3rd July 2019 - 1:00pm

Sean Dobbs, Wexford County Council’s Project Liaison Officer for the New Ross Bypass and the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge, Pierre O’Loughlin of Mott Macdonald, and Christy Hannon of Bam Dragados, will bring us up to the minute on one of the most exciting projects in the New Ross area for many years!

This event is being held with the cooperation of Transport Infastructure Ireland.
 

Wildly Wonderful World of Irish Animals with Aga Grandowicz

Wildly Wonderful World of Irish Animals with Aga Grandowicz
Friday, 19th July 2019 - 2:00pm

Children will spend great time learning about selected wild animals and work on refining their drawing skills with Aga Grandowicz, co-creator of 'Dr Hibernica Finch's Compelling Compendium of Irish Animals.’ 

Suitable for ages 5-10yrs. Booking essential. Tel: 051 421877

Should you require additional supports to enable you to fully participate in any library event, please contact the Librarian.

Email: newrosslib@wexfordcoco.ie  

The Summer Holidays are here! Take part in the Summer Stars Reading Adventure

Summer Stars Reading Adventure
Saturday, 27th July 2019 - 5:00pm

Come along to Enniscorthy library and sign up -

Everyone who signs up for our summer reading adventure will receive a card for tracking their reading progress and will also receive rewards periodically to further encourage them to keep reading during July and August. 

Getting Sports Active at New Ross Library

Getting Sports Active at New Ross Library
Tuesday, 30th July 2019 - 3:15pm

New Ross Library and Sports Active Wexford are offering a fantastic free event to be held on Tuesday 30th of July from 3:15pm to 5:15pm in New Ross Library Park (weather permitting). 

This event will cater for all children aged 6 - 14 years old.

Development officers from Wexford GAA, Leinster Rugby and Sports Active Wexford will lead fun activities on the day. 

"The Power of Norman Women" with New Ross born historian Brian Matthews

The Power of Norman Women with New Ross born historian Brian Matthews
Tuesday, 30th July 2019 - 7:00pm

New Ross born historian Brian Matthews will be here in New Ross Library to discuss the power of Norman Women in our latest series of lectures, exploring the impact the Normans had on the region.

Booking essential, phone: 051 421877.

Should you require any supports to fully participate in this event, please contact the Librarian.