Dublin: One City One Book 2015. Roddy Doyle's Barrytown Trilogy. For events programme see Picture Jason Clarke Photography.

Dublin: One City One Book

Roddy Doyle’s Barrytown Trilogy Dublin will become Barrytown in April as the city celebrates Roddy Doyle’s Barrytown Trilogy, this year’s Dublin: One City One Book choice. The Barrytown Trilogy is made up of The Commitments (1987), The Snapper (1990) and The Van (1991) and their…

READ ARTICLE > March 26th 2015
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Your space in a new place to learn, create and participate The Autumn 2014 Special Edition Classmate, Dublin City Council’s Primary School magazine, featured an article about plans for the City Library at Parnell Square, a new library space next door to Dublin City Gallery…

READ ARTICLE > November 25th 2014
Culture Night 19 September 2014

Explore Experience Enjoy

PARNELL SQUARE CULTURAL QUARTER POP-UP LIBRARY ‘It’s very small for a city library!’ quipped a Dublin wit on spotting the Library Bus parked outside Coláiste Mhuire at Parnell Square North, marking the location of the planned 8000 sqm City Library and other cultural facilities alongside…

READ ARTICLE > September 26th 2014
Family Day, Iveagh Gardens, May 2014

Talking to Families

Thanks to everyone for completing our survey at Family Day on 18 May in the Iveagh Gardens! Dublin City Public Libraries had a tent at this annual family event, hosting story sessions and puppet shows for young children all day. As the children enjoyed the…

READ ARTICLE > May 27th 2014
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