We are delighted to launch the new Work Matters Space in Gorey Library, followed by a presentation on Events Tourism with Emma McGeown from Mintel.
Library Events by Month
Build on the principles from week one and learn how to use other tools that will help you to understand your customer’s needs and how you can add value to your offering.
Paul Lynch is the prize-winning author of Grace, The Black Snow and Red Sky in the Morning. He will be discussing his critically acclaimed works, with particular focus on the novel 'Grace'.
We will be joined by Mags Furness and Saskia Dodebier from Wexford Cottage Autism Network for this talk, as part of the Parenting Today series of talks.
Paul Browne will review the main symptoms and causes of stress; examine the importance of sleep in helping a person to improve their wellbeing, and include a meditation practice.
As part of the Eugene O'Neill International Festival, Dr. Richard Hayes will discuss Eugene O’Neill’s Irish roots and his influence on modern Irish theatre.
Join us at Enniscorthy Library for a special demonstration by Joan Miller from Sam McCauley's Chemists.
We are delighted to be hosting the launch of Bernie Walsh's new book ‘Driftwood’, which is a collection of poetry, short stories, and 100 word stories.
As part of the Parenting Today series of talks, Richard Takacs will talk about parental controls when children are online.
Bring your child to our regular library storytime on Friday October 12th and you will have the opportunity to chat with a Public Health Nurse about child development and any other questions you may have.
As part of the inaugural Eugene O’Neill International Festival of Theatre, Sean Reidy will discuss the Graves Shipping Company, the replica Dunbrody Famine Ship and the New Ross diaspora.
Join Vivian Brodie Hayes for a fun yoga session for 5-9 year olds.
Designed to ignite imaginative minds and take team work to a whole new level, this workshop teaches the principles of Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths (STEM) using LEGO.
Bring along your favourite teddy or stuffed toy and join Vanessa for a Teddy Bears Picnic storytime with songs and craft.
Dr. Patricia will be on duty at New Ross Library to diagnose your reading habits and prescribe good reads for you.
Week 3: Discovering Customer Segments. It’s important to understand who exactly your customers are and when and where to target them.
In this talk, Amatsu practitioner John Pettitt outlines the principles of Amatsu and explains how practitioners attempt to harness natural movement to create tiny changes within the structure of the body.
Bunclody Library will host yet another wonderful musical evening, packed with various styles of music from traditional to international.
Ted Hayes, author of ‘Sailor, Airman, Spy - Memoir of a Cold War Veteran', will read from his book in Enniscorthy Library.
Learn about practical tips on how to improve sleep, digestion and behaviours in your child with autism/ADHD with Orla McLaughlin.
Bring your child to our regular library storytime on Friday October 19th and you will have the opportunity to chat with a Public Health Nurse about child development and other questions you may have about parenting.
Don’t drop a stitch, drop in!
Come along to Enniscorthy Library for a special Halloween crafts workshop and silly story with Sarah Dobbs.
In celebration of Maths Week 2018, Wexford Library will be hosting a code-breaking workshop for primary school aged children.
Celebrate Maths Week in the library with an exciting workshop to introduce the concept of writing codes.
Kevin Lawlor, Alex O’Keeffe and Jack Rufus Kelly will perform a set of contemporary original jazz music and some music of a more familiar tone in the library!
For this performance, Darragh has chosen a short mixture of well-known and lesser-known pieces to create a programme that is easy-listening, exciting and accessible.
Wear your favourite pyjamas and snuggle up for bedtime stories. Don’t forget to bring your favourite teddy too!
Whether you're a keen gardener or interested in becoming one, then book your place for this popular event and learn the tips and tricks you'll need to Grow It Yourself!
Gorey Library, in association with Gorey Youth Needs and Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI), is delighted to launch a dedicated collection of books and DVDs exploring issues of relevance to the LGBT+ community.
In this Festival Fringe talk, Dr Úna Kealy, lecturer in Theatre Studies and English at WIT, will consider how Patricia Burke Brogan exposes the unjust treatment of the most vulnerable and precious in Irish society in her play, Eclipsed.
The Ros Tapestry is a community based artistic project involving over 150 volunteer stitchers working over 20 years.
Don Conroy will be showing us how we can look at life and nature in a creative way.
Myles Kavanagh will talk about‘The Blackstairs Mountain, Springmount and Surroundings’, a book he published in May of this year.
Fresh from a TriArts Bursary tour of New England, award-winning actor and poet Joe Neal will read from his sixth collection of poetry, Rossetti's Wombat.
Vanessa will hold a special Halloween storytime and crafts session from 11:30am – 12:30pm.
Winnie the Witch is the star of the show as our friends from Shine Bright Theatre return for some Halloween puppet fun!
In this workshop for reuse month, artist Órla Bates shows how with a bit of imagination and creativity, rubbish can be reused to make amazing works of art!
Don Conroy, ever-popular artist, storyteller and nature enthusiast will provide a Halloween themed storytelling and drawing event for children in Bunclody Library.
Join us for a family movie in the afternoon on the Eve of Halloween (All Hallows' Eve Eve!)
Week 4 - Inbound Market Tools: Blogs, Bloggers and Blogging. In today’s world most businesses must invest in a digital strategy to reach, inform and acquire customers.
In this illustrated talk, Dr Margaret Ward will outline the Irish suffrage movement from its 19th century origins to 1918.
For Children's Book Festival 2018, Gemma Lalor's ‘Magically Overactive Imagination Art’ exhibition will be on display in the library from 13-31 October.
See the full listing of regular events at Gorey Library.
See the full listing of regular events at Wexford Town Library.
See the full listing of regular events at Bunclody Library.
See the full listing of regular events at New Ross Library.
See the full listing of regular events at Enniscorthy.
Cumas Traditional Music Band will provide New Ross Library goers with a lively start to their Wednesday morning with a fantastic trad session.
An bhfuil cúpla focail agat? Would you like to learn more Irish or get some practice to revive the skills you have?
Learn how to paint your own face this Halloween at Gorey Library with Karen Croke.
Join Dearbhla in New Ross Library for a special, spooky craft workshop!
Before you go trick or treating, join us for a spooktacular storyime session with arts and crafts afterwards.