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September 2019

Summer Stars Awards Day in Gorey Library - Gymboree

Saturday, 7th September 2019 - 10:45am

Join us on Saturday 7th September for our Summer Stars awards day with two fun events and to celebrate all the children who took part in our Summer Stars Reading Adventure.

Come along, enjoy the fun and don't forget to collect your Certificate!

Gymboree with Rachel Armstrong from 10.45am onwards. Suitable for ages 0 – 6 years.

How Food Grows with Michael Kelly

Tuesday, 10th September 2019 - 7:00pm

The talk will inspire you to try growing your own food and give you the basics on how to do it successfully, focussing on practical tips that come from years of growing.   

Bestselling author, broadcaster and social entrepreneur, Michael Kelly will talk about getting started, working on your soil, key pests and will focus on some of his favourite veg to grow including beetroot, garlic (of course), tomatoes, courgettes and great salads.

Cyber Safety for Parents with Niamh Bierney and Frank Turner 

Tuesday, 10th September 2019 - 7:00pm

Join IT experts, Niamh and Frank and discover how to guide your children and teenagers in the safe and responsible use of information and communication technology.

Discover what you need to teach them in order to keep their information safe and secure and help them learn how to respect other people’s information.

Wexford's War of Independence 1919-21: Exploring the Activities of the IRA South Wexford Brigade with Barry Lacey

Tuesday, 10th September 2019 - 7:00pm

2019 marks 100 years since the beginning of the War of Independence.

This talk will explore some of the activities of the North Wexford Brigade of the IRA during the period while also looking at its formation, organisation and more.

Bunclody/Kilmyshall Drama Group Performance for Culture Night 2019

Friday, 20th September 2019 - 7:00pm

BKDG will launch their Winter/Spring Season by performing readings from three plays currently in rehearsal: The Glass Asylum, The Memory of Water and The Good Father.

Join the group as they celebrate Culture Night by giving a taster of productions to be enjoyed by local audiences over the coming months.

Autism Friendly Sensory Stories with Valerie Sheehan

Saturday, 21st September 2019 - 10:30am

Join Val, ASD tutor and author of the excellent ‘Tony the Turtle’ book series.

The stories you will enjoy together offer tried and tested positive strategies to support children and their parents and carers in getting through everyday activities with reduced anxiety, minimum stress and having some fun along the way!

Baby Rhyme Time

Thursday, 26th September 2019 - 11:00am

Baby Rhyme Time is a weekly event every Thursday at 11am in Gorey Library. All babies and carers are welcome to join in. 

Join us for a fun session of singing, rhymes and short stories to develop a love of language and a foundation of learning.