Blessington Library

Telephone: 045 891740

Email: MBirchal@wicklowcoco.ie

BLESSINGTON Library EVENTS APRIL- MAY 2018

 

APRIL

Saturday 14th April

'Storytelling with Joe Brennan - Tales for all the family. 11am  BOOK HERE>

'Scribble and Sketch' with Michael Emberley, creator of Priscilla Gorilla. 7-10 years 15 places.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. 12.30-1.30 pm.

'Doodle and Draw' with Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick, author of Owl Bat Bat Owl. 4-6 years 15 places.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. 2-3 pm.

'Write a Graphic Novel' with Oisín McGann, award winning sci-fi and fantasy writer.

Workshop for teens, 13-16 years. 15 places. 3.30-5.30 pm.

Thursday 26 April National Poetry Day

'PoulaPoetry present: ‘The Bare Minimum’, a poetry workshop with Peggy Gallagher. 11 places. 5pm BOOK HERE>

‘Surprised by Place’, guest readings & open mike. 7pm  BOOK HERE>

Saturday 28 April

Poetry Workshop with Catríona O’Reilly. No experience necessary. 12 places. 10.30-12.30pm BOOK HERE>

Catríona O’Reilly, winner of the 2016 Irish Times Poetry Now Award & recipient of the Rooney Prize, gives a poetry reading with Q&A. 2.00pm BOOK HERE>

‘How to Write for Children’ Workshop with Micheal Emberley & Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick, illustration and practical advice for adults. No experience necessary. 12 places. 3-5pm

MAY

Friday 11 May

Micheal Harding, writer and raconteur on ‘The Art of the Memoir’. His latest book, On Tuesdays I’m a Buddhist, was an instant bestseller. 8pm

Saturday 12 May

Memoir Workshop with Micheal Harding. No experience necessary. 12 places. 11am-1pm

In Conversation with Julie Parsons, the winner of the 2017 Irish Independent Crime Book of the Year launches the library Crime Book Club. 2.30pm

 

BOOKING

All events are free but booking is required for evening events and workshops. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets available at Eventbrite.ie and Blessington Library. Telephone 045 891740. Email mbirchal@wicklowcoco.ie. For more info & updates check in library or go to facebook @WayWithWordsWicklow, Twitter @WicklowWords

Arklow Booking:

All events are free but booking is required.

Tickets available at Eventbrite.ie or Arklow Library  Telephone: 0402 39977 Email: arklowlibrary@wicklowcoco.ie

For more info & updates check in library or go to facebook @WayWithWordsWicklow Twitter: @WicklowWords

 

Blessington Booking:

All events are free but booking is required.

Tickets available at Eventbrite.ie or  Blessington Library  Telephone: 045 891740  Email: MBirchal@wicklowcoco.ie

For more info & updates check in library or go to facebook @WayWithWordsWicklow  Twitter: @WicklowWords

 

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