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Monday, 01 January 2024 - Tuesday, 31 December 2024

Tuesday 02 January

Organiser

Location

Exhibition: Connections by Kamila Lukaszewicz

Thursday December 7th 2023 - Tuesday 9th January 2024 A visual and energetic exploration of the interconnectedness of all things. How does it make you feel? Each artwork encapsulates the intention to heal, integrate, and come back to wholeness as an individual and a part of the complex tapestry of life. Kamila Lukaszewicz is a Polish artist, and holistic therapist living in Ireland for the past 19 years.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Irish Sign Language Conversation Group

New ISL conversation group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Wednesday 03 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Exhibition: Connections by Kamila Lukaszewicz

Thursday December 7th 2023 - Tuesday 9th January 2024 A visual and energetic exploration of the interconnectedness of all things. How does it make you feel? Each artwork encapsulates the intention to heal, integrate, and come back to wholeness as an individual and a part of the complex tapestry of life. Kamila Lukaszewicz is a Polish artist, and holistic therapist living in Ireland for the past 19 years.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Mini Makers Morning

Mini Makers morning for toddlers

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Ciorcal Comhrá at Athy Library

Ciorcal Comhrá at Athy Library

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Thursday 04 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Exhibition: Connections by Kamila Lukaszewicz

Thursday December 7th 2023 - Tuesday 9th January 2024 A visual and energetic exploration of the interconnectedness of all things. How does it make you feel? Each artwork encapsulates the intention to heal, integrate, and come back to wholeness as an individual and a part of the complex tapestry of life. Kamila Lukaszewicz is a Polish artist, and holistic therapist living in Ireland for the past 19 years.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Children's Book Club

Meeting once a month with a new book every month! Select for more info.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Online Teen Writers Group

A social group for young writers aged 12 to 15, to chat, share work and bounce ideas. Online via MS Teams. For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Town Library

Friday 05 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Exhibition: Connections by Kamila Lukaszewicz

Thursday December 7th 2023 - Tuesday 9th January 2024 A visual and energetic exploration of the interconnectedness of all things. How does it make you feel? Each artwork encapsulates the intention to heal, integrate, and come back to wholeness as an individual and a part of the complex tapestry of life. Kamila Lukaszewicz is a Polish artist, and holistic therapist living in Ireland for the past 19 years.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Song & Rhyme Time for 0 - 2 Year Olds

A special pocket of time for you and your young child, specifically tailored for children under 3 years. There'll be Nursery Rhymes, Action Songs and an engaging story to support their literacy development. Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Athy Library’s Once Upon a Tune!

Athy Library’s Once Upon a Tune!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Toddlertime at Athy Library

Toddlertime at Athy Library

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Saturday 06 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Exhibition: Connections by Kamila Lukaszewicz

Thursday December 7th 2023 - Tuesday 9th January 2024 A visual and energetic exploration of the interconnectedness of all things. How does it make you feel? Each artwork encapsulates the intention to heal, integrate, and come back to wholeness as an individual and a part of the complex tapestry of life. Kamila Lukaszewicz is a Polish artist, and holistic therapist living in Ireland for the past 19 years.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

LEGO Freeplay

Pop in to Leixlip Library and become a ‘Master Builder’! Suitable for all the family.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Maynooth Women's Group

A meeting space for local women usually held on the first and third Saturday of the month at 11:30am.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Lego Club

Lego Club

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14Dk33

Sunday 07 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Monday 08 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Exhibition: Connections by Kamila Lukaszewicz

Thursday December 7th 2023 - Tuesday 9th January 2024 A visual and energetic exploration of the interconnectedness of all things. How does it make you feel? Each artwork encapsulates the intention to heal, integrate, and come back to wholeness as an individual and a part of the complex tapestry of life. Kamila Lukaszewicz is a Polish artist, and holistic therapist living in Ireland for the past 19 years.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Cuidiu Breastfeeding Support Group

Are you pregnant and thinking of breastfeeding or currently breastfeeding and looking for support? Our monthly breastfeeding group is held on the second Monday of the month with qualified breastfeeding counsellors who are happy to provide support and information. We provide a warm welcome and a cup of tea/coffee. If you have any breastfeeding questions or you would just like to get out of the house for a break, please feel free to pop in anytime between 10am-11.30am. No Booking Required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

U3A Book Club

The U3A Book Club meet the first Monday of each month in Maynooth Community Library. New members welcome . Please contact Maynooth Community Library at maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie for more information.

Maynooth Community Library

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Homelessness and Housing Support & Information Clinic

Looking for advice on homelessness and housing supports? Visit this Kildare County Council drop-in clinic in Maynooth Community Library to learn about the supports available. *Drop in*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Tuesday 09 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Exhibition: Connections by Kamila Lukaszewicz

Thursday December 7th 2023 - Tuesday 9th January 2024 A visual and energetic exploration of the interconnectedness of all things. How does it make you feel? Each artwork encapsulates the intention to heal, integrate, and come back to wholeness as an individual and a part of the complex tapestry of life. Kamila Lukaszewicz is a Polish artist, and holistic therapist living in Ireland for the past 19 years.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Breastfeeding support group with Public Health Nurse

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse (PHN). All mothers who are breastfeeding are welcome to attend. No booking needed, just drop in.

Maynooth Community Library

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Poetry Night with Luain Press

All are welcome to a special poetry night at the library. If you have a poem you’d like to share, whether it’s your own work or one you really like, whether you’re a singer and you’d like to sing a song and listen, feel free! *Drop In. No booking required*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Arts Grants Information Clinic Maynooth Community Library

Kildare County Council Arts Service will host a number of Information Sessions in locations throughout the county about applying for Creative Ireland, Arts Grants and Bursary Awards with Kildare County Council. Sessions will be of particular interest to individual artists and creatives, art collectives, community groups, youth groups and schools who intend to apply for Creative Ireland and Arts Grants from Kildare County Council in 2024.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Irish Sign Language Conversation Group

New ISL conversation group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

FanSci (Fantasy/Sci-fi) Book Club

Maynooth Community Library is starting a new fantasy/science-fiction book club which will meet on the 2nd Tuesday of every month. We'll be reading Yan Ge's novel ‘Strange Beasts of China’ which will be available to collect from behind the desk through the month of December. Originally published in Chinese in 2006 and translated into English in 2020, the plot centres an amateur cryptozoologist who is commissioned to uncover the stories of the city's fabled beasts.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Wednesday 10 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Age Friendly Coffee Mornings for over 55s

Age Friendly Coffee Mornings for over 55s

Kildare Town Library

Story Time & Sing Along Nursery Rhymes

Join us for Storytime and Rhymes in the Library.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Age Friendly Coffee Morning

As part of our Age Friendly Programme, drop in for a cup of tea/coffee and a chat with library staff and find out more about the libraries online and other services. *Drop In. No booking required*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Thursday 11 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Ciorcal Comhrá - Leabharlann Baile Chill Dara

Caint agus Comhrá le Leabharlann Baile Chill Dara

Leabharlann Baile Chill Dara

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Online Teen Writers Group

A social group for young writers aged 12 to 15, to chat, share work and bounce ideas. Online via MS Teams. For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Adult Soap making

Make your own bars of soap and shampoo bars

Newbridge Library

Kildare Town Library

Friday 12 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kilcock Failte Isteach English classes

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Song & Rhyme Time for 0 - 2 Year Olds

A special pocket of time for you and your young child, specifically tailored for children under 3 years. There'll be Nursery Rhymes, Action Songs and an engaging story to support their literacy development. Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Mindfulness Workshop: Age Friendly @ Your Library programme

Age: 55+ years. This workshop is delivered by a trained Occupational Health Nurse and psychotherapist trained in mindfulness. The workshop will offer an opportunity to learn about the health & wellness benefits of Mindfulness and spend some time practicing it. During this session, participants will create a quiet space that helps people to feel calm and more connected to ourselves and to others.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Teen Book Club

Meeting once a month with a new book every month! Select for more info.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Saturday 13 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Messy Play Workshop for 1 - 5 Year Olds

Messy Play Workshop for 1-5 Year Olds Saturday 13th January, 10am – 11am You and your little one will make some puffy paint* with us and then will let the kids get creative. Old clothes highly recommended! Suitable for 1- to 5-year-olds. * Puffy paint is made mixing shaving cream, white glue, food colouring and flour (optional)

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Family Film Screening

Join us in Leixlip Library for a family film on the BIG SCREEN! No Booking Required.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Zero Waste Maynooth Swap Group

Zero Waste Maynooth is back with its ladies’ clothes swap shop. Drop in!

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Sunday 14 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Monday 15 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 16 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Make Time Craft Group

Bimonthly craft group meeting

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Classic Film Screening

On Tuesday the 16th, we welcome you to join us for a classic film on the big screen at Leixlip Library. No Booking Required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Irish Sign Language Conversation Group

New ISL conversation group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Tuesday Murder (Book)Club

We are currently seeking members for a new monthly Crime Book Club, meeting on the third Tuesday of each month @ 7pm in Maynooth Community Library. The book for the January meeting is 'The Thursday Murder Club' by Richard Osman. There are copies of the book available for the book club in Maynooth Community Library at the main desk. Register your interest here! https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1095545

Maynooth Community Library

Wednesday 17 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Stories , Songs and Games in Italian for ages 2-5

Join us for some stories, songs and fun games in Italian. Booking required , book your free ticket here: https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1036783

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth Co. Kildare

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Mini Makers Morning

Mini Makers morning for toddlers

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Chair Yoga with YoGrá Yoga

Join Christine from YoGrá for this chair yoga session which can improve your flexibility, concentration and strength, while boosting your mood, and reducing stress and joint strain. Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Maynooth Writers Group for Ages 8-10

Following on from some successful writers workshops, Niamh of Maynooth Library is creating a writers group for ages 8-10 starting in January. We will meet monthly to discuss stories we are writing and write some stories together. To join the group or for more information, contact maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Thursday 18 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Kildare Town Library

Midlands LGBT+ Book Club

Maynooth Library is hosting a new book club in partnership with Midlands LGBT+ Project, focusing on books by LGBT+ authors or with LGBT+ themes. Meetings will take place on the third Thursday of each month.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Friday 19 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kilcock Failte Isteach English classes

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Storytime for Children aged 0 - 5 years

Storytime for children aged 0 - 5 years

Kildare Town Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Story-Time for 3 - 6 Year Olds

A story-time specifically tailored for children 3 and older. There'll be a few stories, and some popular Action Songs to support their stage of literacy development.  Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Teen Book Club Maynooth

A book club with a difference; while there are always book club books to avail of, teens can bring along their own recommendation to discuss during the meeting.  Age: 12 - 15 . For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library

Saturday 20 January

Organiser

Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Stories, Songs and Games in Italian for 2 - 5 Year Olds

Join us for some stories, songs, fun activities and games in Italian. Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds. The event will take place in Italian, so the children are required to have some knowledge of the language.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kathleen Lonsdale Exhibition

Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy which celebrates the life and work of the world-renowned Newbridge born crystallographer, will tour Kildare libraries this autumn and winter. Kathleen Lonsdale was an eminent scientist who helped to develop the science of crystallography, with many important discoveries along the way. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Mindful Colouring and Meditation Hour

Join Aoife in the Leixlip Library Gallery to unwind and add colour to intricate and relaxing designs. Everything will be provided for you. Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Maynooth Women's Group

A meeting space for local women usually held on the first and third Saturday of the month at 11:30am.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Ceardlann Beochana - Dúlra Draíochta' / ‘Animation Workshops – Magic Nature with Richie Conroy

Ceardlann Beochana - Dúlra Draíochta' / ‘Animation Workshops – Magic Nature with Richie Conroy for ages 8-12 years.

Kildare Town Library

Stories, games and fun activities in Italian for 6 - 9 year olds

A chance for children to practice their Italian and learn more about Italy and its culture through stories, fun activities and games in Italian. Suitable for 6 - 9 year olds. The event's language will be Italian, so the children are required to have some knowledge of the language.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Chess Workshop with Red King Chess

Chess Workshops for Ages 9+ Select for more info

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Sunday 21 January

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Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Monday 22 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 23 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Breastfeeding support group with Public Health Nurse

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse (PHN). All mothers who are breastfeeding are welcome to attend. No booking needed, just drop in.

Maynooth Community Library

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Irish Sign Language Conversation Group

New ISL conversation group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

C.A.O Talk with Karl Hegarty

C.A.O Talk with Karl Hegarty

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Wednesday 24 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Age Friendly Coffee Mornings for over 55s

Age Friendly Coffee Mornings for over 55s

Kildare Town Library

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Story Time & Sing Along Nursery Rhymes

Join us for Storytime and Rhymes in the Library.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Thursday 25 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Ciorcal Comhrá - Leabharlann Baile Chill Dara

Caint agus Comhrá le Leabharlann Baile Chill Dara

Leabharlann Baile Chill Dara

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Scéalaíochta le Lorraine

Bígí linn le haghaidh Am Scéalaíochta lán spraíúil i Leabharlann Léim an Bhradáin! Oiriúnach do aois 4-7 bliana. (Cuir in áirithe ticéad amháin do gach páiste, le do thoil). Táimid ag tnúth libh a fheiceáil! Please Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Kilcock Zero Waste Group

Zero Waste Group

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Kildare Town Library

Kilcock Book Club

Every month will discuss a thought-provoking book

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Friday 26 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Kilcock Failte Isteach English classes

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Storytime for Children aged 0 - 5 years

Storytime for Children aged 0 - 5 years

Kildare Town Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Story-Time for 3 - 6 Year Olds

A story-time specifically tailored for children 3 and older. There'll be a few stories, and some popular Action Songs to support their stage of literacy development.  Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Arts & Crafts with Aoife

Join Aoife in the Leixlip Library gallery space for some arts and crafts fun. Please Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Saturday 27 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Newbridge Library W12 W861

St Brigid’s Day with Go Fly Your Kite at Celbridge Library (ages 9+)

A special kite-making workshop for children aged 9+

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Chess Club at Leixlip Library

Come along and practice your strategy and moves, learn from each other!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Kilcock CoderDojo Club

Programming classes for young people

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Athy Comhaltas Youth Group Session

Athy Comhaltas Youth Group Session

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Athy Comhaltas Youth Group Session

Athy Comhaltas Youth Group Session

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Sunday 28 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Book Launch: The Book of Kildare by Josephine Hardiman

Book Launch: The Book of Kildare by Josephine Hardiman

Kildare Town Library

Monday 29 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 30 January

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Location

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Women's Ex-Pats & Friends Group

Calling all women who have relocated to Ireland, returned from abroad, or local ladies interested in welcoming expats! Our Women's Group offers a meeting place at the library to chat, make new friends, and share stories about transitioning to Ireland. Join us for an enriching experience of community, support, and connection.

Maynooth Community Library

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Irish Sign Language Conversation Group

New ISL conversation group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Movie Discussion Club

Calling all cinema goers and movie buffs! Maynooth Community Library is seeking expressions of interest for a Movie discussion club which would meet on the last Tuesday of each month 7 - 8pm, starting with the first meeting on Tue 30th January, in Maynooth Community Library. The film which the club will be discussing is to be confirmed (Copies of film will be available at the main library desk for the members of the club to watch at home and come in to discuss on the 30th January).

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Wednesday 31 January

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Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Turus – an Exhibition by J.D. Luttrell / Taispeántas Spreagúil ó J.D. Luttrell

Kildare Town Library

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Mini Makers Morning

Mini Makers morning for toddlers

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Thursday 01 February

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Location

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

St. Brigid's cross ‘make and take’ workshop for Adults

Join Charlotte from Celbridge Library for a St. Brigid's cross making workshop with some local Kildare bog reeds.

Celbridge Community Library

St. Brigid’s Day Storytelling & Craft Workshop with Storyteller Helena Byrne

St. Brigid’s Day Storytelling & Craft Workshop with Storyteller Helena Byrne

Maynooth Library Main Street Maynooth

St Brigid’s Day Storytime and Craft

St Brigid’s Day Storytime and Craft

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

St Brigid’s Day Imbolc Letterpress Workshop with Angelina Foster  

In our Imbolc Letterpress workshop we create bookmarks, postcards or mini prints with our poetry or words inspired by Imbolc and St Brigid.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Knitting Group

Knitting Group

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Friday 02 February

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Location

Kilcock Failte Isteach English classes

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Athy Library’s Once Upon a Tune!

Athy Library’s Once Upon a Tune!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Toddlertime at Athy Library

Toddlertime at Athy Library

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Féile Bríde 2024 - “A Parcel of Miracles”

Féile Bríde 2024 - “A Parcel of Miracles”

Kildare Town Library

Saturday 03 February

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Exhibition of Felt Art by Tamzen Lundy - Week 1

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kilcock CoderDojo Club

Programming classes for young people

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Lego Club

Lego Club

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Monday 05 February

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Location

Exhibition of felt art by Tamzen Lundy - Week 2

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 06 February

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Location

Exhibition of felt art by Tamzen Lundy - Week 2

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Homelessness and Housing Support & Information Clinic

Looking for advice on homelessness and housing supports ? Visit this Kildare County Council drop -in clinic in Maynooth Community Library to learn about the supports available. *Drop In*

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth Co. Kildare

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Poetry Café with Luain Press

A special poetry night at the library. If you have a poem you would like to share , whether it's your own work or one you really like , feel free ! * Drop in. No booking required*

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth , Co. Kildare

Celbridge craft meeting

Bimonthly craft group meeting

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Brigid 1500 - The Code of St. Brigid

In this talk, historian and travel writer Eoghan Corry will speak on The St. Brigid Code. Eoghan will look at the iconography of Brigid through the centuries and discuss his travels around the world where the saint is commemorated — including Lumiere near Lisbon where relics of Brigid are kept. In addition to referencing and comparing the many biographies of a saint who possibly eclipsed St Patrick in her time, he will also look at how Brigid has been viewed in the much Please Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Wednesday 07 February

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Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Exhibition of felt art by Tamzen Lundy - Week 2

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Story Time & Sing Along Nursery Rhymes

Join us for Storytime and Rhymes in the Library.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Lunar New Year Dragon Themed Arts & Crafts Session for ages 5-8

Celebrate the Lunar New Year , which this year runs from 10th – 17th February . This year , we are celebrating the year of the dragon ! Join in in this fun, dragon -themed art & craft session with library staff ! All children attending this workshop must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Book your free ticket here : https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1126513

Maynooth Community Library Main Street Maynooth Co. Kildare

Ciorcal Comhrá at Athy Library

Ciorcal Comhrá at Athy Library

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Thursday 08 February

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Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition of felt art by Tamzen Lundy - Week 2

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

St. Brigid's Cross Making Workshop for Adults with Beth Murphy of Willow Wonder

Join Beth from Willow Wonder for a St. Brigid's cross making workshop as part of the Brigid1500 Festival. Booking required , book your free ticket here https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1105694

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Friday 09 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition of felt art by Tamzen Lundy - Week 2

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kilcock Failte Isteach English classes

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Dr Caoimhe Hartley – Menopause and Perimenopause talk - Healthy Ireland

Dr Caoimhe Hartley – Menopause and Perimenopause talk - Healthy Ireland

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Saturday 10 February

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Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Brigid 1500 – Brigid Papercraft Session

Create eco-friendly papercraft art piece with Aoife Munn, a sustainability consultant in Ireland who is passionate about making a positive impact on the environment. Select for Link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Exhibition of felt art by Tamzen Lundy - Week 2

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

St. Brigid's Cross Making Workshop

Join Beth from Willow Wonder for a St. Brigid's cross making workshop as part of the Brigid1500 Festival. Booking required , book your free ticket here https://buytickets.at/kilcockcommunitylibrary/1108213

Kilcock Community Library , Lamp Street Kilcock, Co. Kildare

Author Workshop with Catherine Ann Cullen - Author of The Song of Brigid's Cloak

Join Catherine Ann Cullen - Author of 'The Song of Brigid's Cloak' for an exciting workshop with a reading of the story, music, and crafts. Suitable for children aged 5 - 8 yrs. Booking required.

Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Kilcock CoderDojo Club

Programming classes for young people

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Chinese New Year Craft event

Chinese New Year Craft event

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Sunday 11 February

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Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Monday 12 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 3

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Tuesday 13 February

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Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Breast- Feeding Support Group

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse ( PHN ) . All breast- feeding Mums and Mums -to- be welcome. Women who are pregnant are welcome as this will give the opportunity to ask any breastfeeding questions. No booking needed, just drop in.

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth , Co. Kildare

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 3

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 14 February

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Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 3

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Messy Play Morning

Messy Play morning for toddlers

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Thursday 15 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 3

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Online Event- Ireland Reads: Share your love for Poetry.

Poetry lovers, we invite you to join us as we celebrate 'Ireland Reads' and Valentine’s Day with an evening of sharing poetry. Maynooth and Ballitore Libraries will host an evening of poetry readings in which all are welcome. Booking required, book your free ticket here: https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1130700 This event will be hosted via Microsoft Teams, you will receive the details to join in a separate email.

Online via MS Teams

Friday 16 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 3

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kilcock Failte Isteach English classes

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Get Crafty!

Join us at Leixlip Library to get crafty and let your imagination run wild! Arts and crafts materials galore will be available on the day for you to come along and let your creative juices flow! Suitable for all the family.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Story-Time for 3 - 6 Year Olds Feb 24

A story-time specifically tailored for children 3 and older. There'll be a few stories, and some popular Action Songs to support their stage of literacy development.  Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Teen Book Club Maynooth

A book club with a difference; while there are always book club books to avail of, teens can bring along their own recommendation to discuss during the meeting.  Age: 12 - 15 . For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library

Saturday 17 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Stories , Songs and Games in Italian for ages 2-5

Join us for some stories, songs and fun games in Italian. Booking required , book your free ticket here: https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1036783

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth Co. Kildare

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 3

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Cluichí Chláir do Teaghlaigh trí Ghaeilge / Family Board Games through Irish

Do pháistí atá idir 6 agus 12 bliana agus a gcuid tuistí/ caomhnóirí - for children aged 6-12 and their parents/ guardians.

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth Co. Kildare

Chess Workshop with Red King Chess

Chess Workshops for Ages 9+ Select for more info

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Kilcock CoderDojo Club

Programming classes for young people

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Stories , Songs and Games in Italian for ages 6-9

A chance for children to practice their Italian and learn more about Italy and its culture through stories, fun activities and games in Italian. Booking required , book your free ticket here : https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1036805

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street Maynooth , Co. Kildare

Toddler Party with Sarah Sparkles at Athy Library

Toddler Party with Sarah Sparkles at Athy Library

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Sunday 18 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Monday 19 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 4

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 20 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 4

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Celbridge craft meeting

Bimonthly craft group meeting

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Let’s Talk About Parenting: Dealing with Challenging Behaviour Presented by Alan Quinn, Le Cheile

Dealing with Challenging Behaviour Presented by Alan Quinn, Le Cheile.

Online (MS Teams)

Wednesday 21 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 4

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Story Time & Sing Along Nursery Rhymes

Join us for Storytime and Rhymes in the Library.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Thursday 22 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 4

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Kilcock Zero Waste Group

Zero Waste Group

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Friday 23 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 4

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kilcock Failte Isteach English classes

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Story-Time for 3 - 6 Year Olds Feb 24

A story-time specifically tailored for children 3 and older. There'll be a few stories, and some popular Action Songs to support their stage of literacy development.  Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Saturday 24 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Ireland Reads: Saturday Morning Storytime in Celbridge Library (suitable for 2+)

Special Saturday Morning Storytime for children aged 2-5

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 4

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Ireland Reads: Designing Your Own Characters with Margaret Suggs

Characters can be so much fun to design! In this hands-on creative workshop, we’ll look at a few familiar characters and find out what makes them work. Then based on Mags’ new book, The Moth and The Moon, we’ll design our own moons (which are a good warm-up) and then moths (which are a bit more complicated).

Newbridge Library

Writing and Illustration Workshop with Children’s Author Helena Duggan

Get your pencils and paper ready as Helena Duggan takes you to the land of Whizdom. In this workshop, you will discover a mysterious land, meet a peculiar guide and be given a magical key before you are whisked off to the place of your dreams without ever leaving your seat. Select for link

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Kilcock CoderDojo Club

Programming classes for young people

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Chess Club at Leixlip Library

Come along and practice your strategy and moves, learn from each other!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Ireland Reads Event with Gerry Daly Author of “It’s Too Dark Puffling”

Ireland Reads Event with Gerry Daly Author of “It’s Too Dark Puffling”

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

TTT Event: Story Time with AAC (Alternative Augmentative Communication)

TTT Event: Story Time with AAC (Alternative Augmentative Communication)

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Sunday 25 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Monday 26 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 5

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 27 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Pokémon Day

Pop along after school for some Pokémon-themed puzzles and activities. Suitable for all the family.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Breast- Feeding Support Group

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse. All breast-feeding Mums and and Mums-to -be welcome. Women who are pregnant are welcome as this will give the opportunity to ask any breast- feeding questions. No booking needed , just drop in. Please ring the library doorbell between 9.45 am & 10 am as the library doors will be closed , and you will be let in.

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth , Co. Kildare

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 5

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Family Film Screening

Join us in Leixlip Library for a family film on the BIG SCREEN! No Booking Required.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Expat. Women's Meet-Up

Calling all women who have relocated to Ireland, returned from abroad, or local ladies interested in welcoming expats! Our Women's Group offers a meeting place at the library to chat, make new friends, and share stories about transitioning to Ireland. Join us for an enriching experience of community, support, and connection. Our meeting takes place on the last Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth , Co. Kildare

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 28 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Let’s Talk Parenting Baby Sign Language: 4-week course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 5

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Messy Play Morning

Messy Play morning for toddlers

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Thursday 29 February

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 5

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Scéalaíochta le Lorraine

Bígí linn le haghaidh Am Scéalaíochta lán spraíúil i Leabharlann Léim an Bhradáin! Oiriúnach do aois 4-7 bliana. (Cuir in áirithe ticéad amháin do gach páiste, le do thoil). Táimid ag tnúth libh a fheiceáil! Please Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Award Season Film Screening

We welcome you to join us celebrate Award Season with an award-winning feature on the big screen at Leixlip Community Library. No Booking Required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Let’s Talk About Parenting: Helping your Anxious Teen

Helping your Anxious Teen. Presented by Helen Vaughan

Online (MS Teams)

Kilcock Book Club

Every month will discuss a thought-provoking book

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Friday 01 March

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Song & Rhyme Time for 0 - 2 Year Olds Mar 24

A special pocket of time for you and your young child, specifically tailored for children under 3 years. There'll be Nursery Rhymes, Action Songs and an engaging story to support their literacy development. Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Exhibition in The Gallery Flights of Fancy By Jacinta O’Reilly

Dublin based artist Jacinta O’Reilly has launched Flight of Fantasy. An exhibition combining abstract landscapes with collages and patterned drawings. The exhibition will be on display in The Gallery for the month of March.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition Of Felt Art By Tamzen Lundy - Week 5

Tamzen is a textile professional of 25+years’ experience. She is a member of DCCI and Feltmakers Ireland and is a TAP trained artist (Teacher Artist Partnership). Tamzen’s art practice is playful and experimental. She is inspired by stories and the Irish landscape

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Once Upon a Tune

Once Upon a Tune

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Storytime in Naas Library and Cultural Centre

Join us every Friday morning at 10.30am for half an hour of stories, songs and rhymes for children age 0 - 5. All welcome, drop in, no booking required.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Toddlertime at Athy Library

https://kildarecoco.ie/library/Libraries/Athy/

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Saturday 02 March

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Eclecticats Games

We are called Eclecticats and our goal is to teach people the joys of board and card games. Open to everyone -all ages and abilities - we pride ourselves on being able to find a game to suit anyone. We have hundreds of games, there's literally something for everyone! All welcome- No booking required.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Cub Club Dance & Movement Workshop with Little Lion Dance Theatre Mar 24

Cub Club is a creative dance and movement workshop, which explores joyful and spontaneous expression. Join dance artist Selma Daniel for this fun filled class using body movements, inspiring music, imagination, and colourful props to provide a dance experience to all. These movement classes are for young children aged 0 – 4, and their adults; mums, dads, grandparents and childminders are welcome. Wear comfortable clothes and let’s explore dance together.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Coding Mice Workshop for ages 5 - 7 years

Through this game, children will build a maze based on model activity cards and then use the programming cards to create a step-by-step path so that the programmable mouse finds the piece of cheese.

Newbridge Library

Maynooth Women's Group Mar 24

A meeting space for local women usually held on the first and third Saturday of the month at 11:30am.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Lego Club

Lego Club

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Kilcock CoderDojo Club

Programming classes for young people

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Sunday 03 March

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Monday 04 March

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Chair – based Yoga Class for Adults

Chair based yoga is the practice of yoga sitting in the chair or using the chair as support to stand. This is a unique and inclusive class for all people, including those with physical limitations.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Siel Bleu Chair Yoga – 12 Week course (Healthy Ireland at Your Library)

Siel Bleu Chair Yoga – 12 Week course (Healthy Ireland at Your Library)

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Ciorcal Chomhrá

Teacht le chéile seachtainiúil chun do “cúpla focal” a úsáid. Fáilte roimh chách! A weekly gathering to use your "cúpla focal". Gach Luan/ Every Monday 11AM All welcome!

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 05 March

Organiser

Location

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 1

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Chair Yoga with Christine from YoGrá Yoga for (Age Friendly)

Chair Yoga with Christine from YoGrá Yoga for (Age Friendly)

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

TCM Tuesday Classic Film Club

TCM Tuesday Classic Film Club

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Let’s Talk Parenting Events Help teens thrive online.

Let’s Talk Parenting Events Help teens thrive online.

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Homelessness and Housing Support & Information Clinic

Looking for advice on homelessness and housing supports ? Visit this Kildare County Council drop -in clinic in Maynooth Community Library to learn about the supports available. *Drop In*

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth Co. Kildare

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Poetry Night with Luain Press

Passionate about poetry? So are we! Come by to read, chat, share and even create poetry! *Drop In. No booking required*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge craft meeting

Bimonthly craft group meeting

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 06 March

Organiser

Location

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Story Time & Sing Along Nursery Rhymes

Join us for Storytime and Rhymes in the Library.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 1

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Ciorcal Comhrá at Athy Library

Ciorcal Comhrá at Athy Library

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Chair Yoga with YoGrá Yoga

Join Christine from YoGrá for this chair yoga session which can improve your flexibility, concentration and strength, while boosting your mood, and reducing stress and joint strain. Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Sean Nós Singing Workshop

Sean-nós songs cover a range of genres, from love song to lament to lullaby, traditionally with a strong focus on conveying the relevant emotion of the given song. Join us here in The Chamber to celebrate Seachtain Na Gaeilge with Máire Ní Choilim as she teaches us how to understand and sing Sean-Nós songs. All Welcome – No Booking Required.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Sean Nós Singing with Maire Ni Choilm

Join Máire , a sean-nós singer from Gaoth Dobhair, a Gaeltacht in the northwest of Donegal here in Naas Library for an evening of learning and singing!

Naas Library North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Thursday 07 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 1

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

SafeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone

Training is FREE of charge and suitable for anyone over the age of 18. This training is provided by the HSE as part of Ireland’s National Suicide Prevention Strategy, Connecting for Life. Select to Book.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge. Pilates as Gaeilge with Ally

Celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge. Pilates as Gaeilge with Ally

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

World Book Day Reading and Illustration Workshop with Author and Illustrator Jennifer Farley

Join award-winning children’s book illustrator and author Jennifer Farley for the 'Wonder-Vet Workshop'.

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street, Maynooth Co. Kildare

Arts & Crafts Workshop Newbridge

Come to Newbridge Library and get crafty!!!!!! Sessions can get messy so please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.

Newbridge Library

World Book Day: Illustration Workshop with author Aoife Dooley

Aoife centres her workshops around illustration, craft and design - they are hugely popular with young and old alike as she creates a fun, accessible and interactive environment for all to enjoy. Select for Link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

‘Portraits ‘ by Louise O’Keeffe Exhibition Open Evening

Join us for the opening of the exhibition ‘Portraits’ by Louise O’Keeffe. *Drop in Event*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Online Teen Writers Group

A social group for young writers aged 12 to 15, to chat, share work and bounce ideas. Online via MS Teams. For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Gluaiseacht na gColáiste Gaeilge 1904-1930

Labhróidh Máire McCafferty faoi fhorbairt choláistí samhraidh na hÉireann idir 1904 agus 1930. Fáilte roimh chách! Máire McCafferty will speak about the development of Irish summer colleges between 1904 and 1930. All Welcome – No booking required.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Friday 08 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 1

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Song & Rhyme Time for 0 - 2 Year Olds Mar 24

A special pocket of time for you and your young child, specifically tailored for children under 3 years. There'll be Nursery Rhymes, Action Songs and an engaging story to support their literacy development. Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

International Women’s Day with Mae Leonard

Join Mae and guests for an afternoon of lighthearted poetry and prose celebrating women everywhere! All welcome- No booking required.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre

Bodhrán Beats Family Workshop

Discover the secret of traditional Irish rhythms with this fun interactive family workshop on the bodhrán! Select for more info

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Caint agus Cupán

Beimid ag bualadh le chéile ar a 11 a chlog ar an Aoine ar feadh uair an chloig le linn Seachtain na Gaeilge. Tá fáilte roimh chách a gcuid Gaeilge a chleachtadh le cupán tae nó caife. Bain triail as! We will be meeting together at 11 o'clock on Fridays for an hour during Seachtain na Gaeilge. All are welcome to practice their Irish with a cup of tea or coffee. Give it a try!

Celbridge Library

Saturday 09 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March

Exhibition in The Foyer: Kathleen Lonsdale, an exhibition by Maeve Clancy 2nd March - 16th March Celebrating the life and the work of the world renowned Newbridge born crystallographer. In addition to the exhibition, Maeve Clancy has created a graphic novel charting the remarkable life and achievements of Kathleen Lonsdale, copies available free of charge at participating libraries while stocks last.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 1

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

POP! Cub Club Dance & Movement Workshop with Little Lion Dance Theatre

Cub Club is a creative dance and movement workshop, which explores joyful and spontaneous expression. Join dance artist Selma Daniel for this fun filled class using body movements, inspiring music, imagination, and colourful props to provide a dance experience to all.

Newbridge Library

Inclusive POP! Event: Autism Friendly Play Session with Discovery Playtime

Discovery Playtime will provide an Autism Friendly calm space where children can freely play and explore with sensory tuff trays Jolly Heap blocks, connetix and train tracks. Throughout these workshops fun, movement, gross and fine motor skills, communication and socialising, connection with their grown up is encouraged in this safe space. Suitable for 2 - 5 year olds (older children welcome also). Booking required: https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1165788

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Coding Mice Workshop for ages 5 - 7 years

Through this game, children will build a maze based on model activity cards and then use the programming cards to create a step-by-step path so that the programmable mouse finds the piece of cheese.

Newbridge Library

Make St. Patrick's Pancakes with the Cool Food School

Make St. Patrick's Pancakes with the Cool Food School

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Zero Waste Maynooth Swap Group

Zero Waste Maynooth is back with its ladies’ clothes swap shop. Drop in!

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Film Club Saturday 9th March at 2.15pm - Family Show Newbridge

Lights, Camera Action Please join us at Newbridge library for a Saturday Matinee for all the family, taking place on the 9th March at 2.15pm to 4.00pm.

Newbridge Library

Sunday 10 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Monday 11 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 2

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

U3A Book Club Mar 24

The U3A (University of 3rd Age) Book Club meet the first Monday of each month in Maynooth Community Library. New members welcome . Please contact Maynooth Community Library at maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie for more information.

Maynooth Community Library

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Seachtain na Gaeilge : Design your own Kite Workshop as Gaeilge with Anyone4Science

Celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge with Anyone 4 Science in Maynooth Community Library. In this fun workshop as Gaeilge you will learn about flight and how machines stay in the air, everyone will design and make your own Kite to take home.

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street, Maynooth Co. Kildare

Tuesday 12 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Breastfeeding support group with Public Health Nurse

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse (PHN). All breast-feeding Mums and Mums-to-be welcome. Women who are pregnant are welcome as this will give the opportunity to ask any breastfeeding questions.

Maynooth Community Library

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 2

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Arts & Crafts Workshop

Come to Newbridge Library and get crafty!!!!!! Sessions can get messy so please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.

Newbridge Library

Teanga do chách

Ar bhog tú go hÉirinn le bliain anuas, nó deich mbliana, agus ar mhaith leat roinnt frásaí a fhoghlaim i dteanga dhúchais na hÉireann? Tar chugainn le cúpla frása a fhoghlaim thar chupán tae - agus múin dúinn conas na frásaí sin a rá i do mháthairtheanga féin! Fáilte roimh chách! Did you move to Ireland in the last few years, and would you like to learn some phrases in the native language? Come along to learn a few phrases over a cup of tea - and teach us those phrases in your native tongue!

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Club Leabhar Nás na Ríogh

Teacht le chéile míosúil le leabhair Ghaeilge a phlé agus le do chuid Gaeilge a fheabhsú tríd an léitheoireacht i dtimpeallacht breá réchúiseach. Failte roimh bhaill nua mí ar bith! Teacht le chéile míosúil le leabhair Ghaeilge a phlé agus le do chuid Gaeilge a fheabhsú tríd an léitheoireacht i dtimpeallacht breá réchúiseach. Failte roimh bhaill nua mí ar bith!

Naas Library an Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

FanSci (Fantasy/Sci-fi) Book Club Mar 24

Maynooth Community Library's has started new fantasy/ science-fiction book club! Contact maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie for further information or just drop in.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Wednesday 13 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Age Friendly Coffee Morning

As part of our Age Friendly Programme, drop in for a cup of tea/coffee and a chat with library staff and find out more about the libraries online and other services. *Drop In. No booking required*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Messy Play Morning

Messy Play morning for toddlers. Booking required: https://buytickets.at/kilcockcommunitylibrary/1166832

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Let’s Talk About Parenting: Sleep - what every parent needs to know

Sleep - What Every Parent Needs to Know (birth - 6 years). Presented by Lucy Wolfe, Sleep Consultant.

Online (MS Teams)

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 2

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

St Patrick's Day Arts & Crafts, Newbridge

St Patrick's Day Arts & Crafts You will learn how to make a Leprechaun Hand-Puppet and St. Patrick's Day Bunting

Newbridge Library

Thursday 14 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 2

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Online Teen Writers Group

A social group for young writers aged 12 to 15, to chat, share work and bounce ideas. Online via MS Teams. For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Birdwatch Kildare- “Could the Wolf Be Re-Introduced into Ireland?” with guest speaker Cóílín MacLochlainn

“Could the Wolf Be Re-Introduced into Ireland?” with guest speaker Cóílín MacLochlainn All welcome- No booking required.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

MU English in the Community: Talk on ‘ How Digital Humanities change how we seen Ireland in the Renaissance ‘ by Professor Pat Palmer

Join us for a talk in this new ‘MU English in the Community’ series of talks and writing workshops, a collaboration between the Department of English at Maynooth University and Maynooth Community Library.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Let’s Talk About Parenting: Helping your Anxious Child – Tips and Strategies for Parents

Helping your Anxious Child - Tips and Strategies for Parents. Presented by Helen Vaughan

Online (MS Teams)

Astrophotography with a DSLR Camera – Anthony Lynch

To celebrate Irish Astronomy Week 2024 - A talk by Anthony Lynch one of Ireland's foremost astrophotographers using just his camera. Select for more info

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Friday 15 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 2

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán

Beimid ag bualadh le chéile ar a 11 a chlog ar an Aoine ar feadh uair an chloig le linn Seachtain na Gaeilge. Tá fáilte roimh chách a gcuid Gaeilge a chleachtadh le cupán tae nó caife. Bain triail as! We will be meeting together at 11 o'clock on Fridays for an hour during Seachtain na Gaeilge. All are welcome to practice their Irish with a cup of tea or coffee. Give it a try!

Celbridge Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Messy Play for ages 18 months to 5 years Mar 24

Join us for messy, sensory play for toddlers and their grown-ups. All the fun and mess without the cleaning up! Old clothes highly recommended!! Please note children must be accompanied by their grown up for the entire session. Booking link: hhttps://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1165781

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Storytime and Animation Workshop with Marta

Come along for a storytime for the little ones followed by drawing exercises aimed at boosting creativity with animator Marta Iwanowska. Filled with play and an opportunity to socialise. Please Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Teen Book Club Maynooth

A book club with a difference; while there are always book club books to avail of, teens can bring along their own recommendation to discuss during the meeting.  Age: 12 - 15 . For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library

Saturday 16 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 2

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Maynooth Women's Group Mar 24

A meeting space for local women usually held on the first and third Saturday of the month at 11:30am.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Sunday 17 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Monday 18 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 19 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 3

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Seed Saving Introductory Session with Lucy Bell

Seed Saving Introductory Session with Lucy Bell

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Creative Junk Modelling!

Creative Junk Modelling!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Arts & Crafts Workshop

Come to Newbridge Library and get crafty!!!!!! Sessions can get messy so please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.

Newbridge Library

First Aid for Parents & Caregivers presented by Siobhán Butler

A popular and regular event on the programme, this informative and interactive introductory workshop uses lots of visual aids in the presentation and there is plenty of opportunity for the participants to ask questions.

Newbridge Library

Celbridge craft meeting

Bimonthly craft group meeting

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Tuesday Evening Crime Bookclub Mar 24

The Crime Book Club meet on the third Tuesday of each month @ 7pm in Maynooth Community Library. The March meeting will take place on Tuesday 19th March @ 7pm. For further information please contact maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie

Maynooth Community Library

Wednesday 20 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 3

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Story Time & Sing Along Nursery Rhymes

Join us for Storytime and Rhymes in the Library.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Chair Yoga with YoGrá Yoga

Join Christine from YoGrá for this chair yoga session which can improve your flexibility, concentration and strength, while boosting your mood, and reducing stress and joint strain. Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Arts & Crafts Workshop

Come to Newbridge Library and get crafty!!!!!! Sessions can get messy so please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty.

Newbridge Library

Thursday 21 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 3

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

World Poetry Day : Poetry Writing Workshop with Yvonne Cullen

Poetry writing workshop with Yvonne Cullen .

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street, Maynooth Co. Kildare

Botley Robotics Workshop Newbridge

Botley Robotics Workshop Come and learn how to code with our Robot Friend Botley.

Newbridge Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Seed Saving Workshop with Lucy Bell Newbridge

Participants on this course will learn an introduction to the world of seed-saving, including a little bit of plant botany and an introduction to the main vegetable families.

Newbridge Library

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Online Event-Celebrating World Poetry Day: An evening of sharing poetry

World Poetry Day is held on the 21st March each year and celebrates cultural and literary diversity. Join us for an evening of sharing your favourite poetry from across the globe. You may wish to read a poem aloud or just listen to poetry.

Online via MS Teams

Midlands LGBT+ Book Club Mar 24

Maynooth Library host an LGBTQ+ book club every month in partnership with Midlands LGBT+ Project. The group meets on the third Thursday of each month and this month are reading 'Modern Nature' by Derek Jarman. Copies of the book are available for collection at the main desk.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Book Launch Basil McBride's 'Word of the Week'

Basil McBride is the alter-ego of Maynooth local, Lee Sheridan. Sheridan was shortlisted for the Red Line Book Festival 2023 Poetry Competition. Basil McBride's 'Word of the Week' is a collection of humorous articles that grew from a literacy initiative in the school that Basil works in. The aim of the initiative is to teach students a new word each week. There is something for everyone in the collection; most of the articles are flash-length entries and arranged thematically.*Drop In.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Let’s Talk About Parenting: How to think like a Psychologist

How to think like a Psychologist. Presented by Dr Antaine Stíobhairt.

Online (MS Teams)

Friday 22 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 3

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Story-Time for 3 - 6 Year Olds Mar 24

A story session for ages 3 - 6. There'll be a few stories that are bear themed, so bring along your favourite furry teddy bear! Places are limited and one free ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Saturday 23 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Stories , Songs and Games in Italian for ages 2-5 Mar 24

Join us for some stories, songs and fun games in Italian. Booking required , book your free ticket here: https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1036783

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth Co. Kildare

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 3

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

MU English in the Community: Creative Writing Workshop 'Sleep and hypnagogic writing’ with Dr. Hilary White

Join us for a talk in this new ‘MU English in the Community’ series of talks and writing workshops, a collaboration between the Department of English at Maynooth University and Maynooth Community Library.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Mini Makers Newbridge

Come along to mini makers at Newbridge library! Toys including Duplo, stacking stones and magnetic building blocks will be available and will encourage your little maker to engage their imagination and develop skills including; motor skills, focus and patience, problem solving and visual and spatial awareness.

Newbridge Library

Cluichí Chláir do Teaghlaigh trí Ghaeilge / Family Board Games through Irish

Do pháistí atá idir 6 agus 12 bliana agus a gcuid tuistí/ caomhnóirí - for children aged 6-12 and their parents/ guardians.

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street , Maynooth Co. Kildare

Family Time At Your Library Movie Screening

We welcome you to join us for a surprise screening of a family friendly film on the BIG SCREEN in Leixlip Library.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Lego Club Newbridge

Lego Club Family Lego Club

Newbridge Library

Stories , Songs and Games in Italian for ages 6-9

A chance for children to practice their Italian and learn more about Italy and its culture through stories, fun activities and games in Italian. Booking required , book your free ticket here : https://buytickets.at/maynoothlibrary/1036805

Maynooth Community Library , Main Street Maynooth , Co. Kildare

Sunday 24 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Monday 25 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 4

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 26 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Breastfeeding support group with Public Health Nurse

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse (PHN). All breast-feeding Mums and Mums-to-be welcome. Women who are pregnant are welcome as this will give the opportunity to ask any breastfeeding questions.

Maynooth Community Library

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 4

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

HI Digital Skills Training (Age Friendly Programme) – 4-week Course

Athy Library Convent Lane AThy R14DK33

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Women's Ex-Pats & Friends Group Mar 24

Calling all women who have relocated to Ireland, returned from abroad, or local ladies interested in welcoming expats! Our Women's Group offers a meeting place at the library to chat, make new friends, and share stories about transitioning to Ireland. Join us for an enriching experience of community, support, and connection. Our meeting takes place on the last Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

Maynooth Community Library

Whichcraft?: Adult Craft Group Newbridge

Whichcraft?: Adult Craft Group Do you like making you own decor or upcycling your home and wardrobe? Then this group is for you!

Newbridge Library

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Movie Discussion Club Mar 24

Join us for the Maynooth Movie Club for adults for in depth discussion and general chat about movies! There will be a DVD of a film being discussed available at reception. For more information please email maynooth@kildarecoco.ie or phone us on 045 980493.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Wednesday 27 March

Organiser

Location

Knitting Group

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 4

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Messy Play Morning

Messy Play morning for toddlers. Booking required: https://buytickets.at/kilcockcommunitylibrary/1166832

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Celbridge Storytime

Storytime for pre-schoolers

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Healthy Eating Talk for over 65s

This Primary Care Dietetics talk will cover: A well-balanced diet; Calcium, Protein and Vitamin D; Hydration; Alcohol; Physical activity; and Poor Appetite. There will be an opportunity to ask the dietitian questions at the end of the talk. You will also receive some diet resources to take home with you. Select to Book.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Arts & Crafts Workshop Newbridge

Come to Newbridge Library and get crafty!!!!!!

Newbridge Library

Thursday 28 March

Organiser

Location

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 4

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Easter Arts & Crafts with Aoife

Join Aoife in the Leixlip Library Gallery Space for some Easter arts and crafts fun. Please Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Bilingual Storytime with Lorraine

Join us for a fun-filled Storytime at Leixlip Library. We look forward to seeing you! Please Select for link.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

Spanish Conversation Group returns to Celbridge Library

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Kilcock Zero Waste Group

Zero Waste Group

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Classic Film Screening

We welcome you to join us for a classic film on the big screen at Leixlip Library No Booking Required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Kilcock Book Club

Every month will discuss a thought-provoking book

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Friday 29 March

Organiser

Location

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Monday 01 April

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 02 April

Organiser

Location

Exhibition ‘Portraits‘ by Louise O’Keeffe - Week 5

‘Portraits by Louise’ is her first solo art exhibition. Louise’s art is deeply personal, with a sense of her direct connection to her subjects, and to the material she uses. She loves painting, drawing, photography and pottery. In this series of portraits she has used bright colours to create a vibrant and personal collection of artwork. *Drop In. No booking required.*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Older Voices Digital Training

Older Voices Digital Training

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 03 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Mini Makers Morning

Mini Makers morning for toddlers

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting Group - Every Wednesday Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the library for further information.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Spring into Storytime in Celbridge

Storytime fun this Spring!

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

LEGO Freeplay

LEGO Freeplay

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Easter Egg Chromatography workshop with Anyone4Science age 7-10

Join Anyone 4 Science for our fantastic Easter themed colourful chemistry  workshop. Learn all about Chromatography, the technique Scientists use to separate mixtures and use this technique to decorate and make an Easter card.  All children attending this workshop must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Thursday 04 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

LEGO Freeplay

LEGO Freeplay

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Easter Family Film Screening

Easter Family Film Screening

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Board Games Afternoon

Board Games Afternoon

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Movie Afternoon in Celbridge Library

Easter movie extravaganza!

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Storytelling and Stargazing - 8 to 12 years Learn about the stars and storytelling in an engaging workshop with animator and artist Marta. We will explore storytelling techniques and wonder about what stories the stars can hold.

Storytelling and Stargazing - 8 to 12 years Learn about the stars and storytelling in an engaging workshop with animator and artist Marta. We will explore storytelling techniques and wonder about what stories the stars can hold. Book tickets here https://www.tickettailor.com/events/naaslibrary/1199885

Storytelling and Stargazing - 8 to 12 years Learn about the stars and storytelling in an engaging workshop with animator and artist Marta. We will explore storytelling techniques and wonder about what stories the stars can hold.

Children's Book Club

Meeting once a month with a new book every month! Select for more info.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Learn how comics work with animator & artist Marta, collaborate with other participants & make your own! This workshop is aimed at boosting creativity & giving participants the necessary skills to continue creating after the workshop.

Let's Make Comics - Suitable for ages 12+ Learn how comics work with animator and artist Marta, collaborate with other participants and make your own! This workshop is aimed at boosting creativity and giving participants the necessary skills to continue creating outside of the workshop. Book tickets here:- https://www.tickettailor.com/events/naaslibrary/1202892

Naas Library and Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Online Teen Writers Group Apr 24

A social group for young writers aged 12 to 15, to chat, share work and bounce ideas. Online via MS Teams. For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Friday 05 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Easter Family Film Screening

Easter Family Film Screening

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Song & Rhyme Time for 0 - 2 Year Olds Apr 24

A special pocket of time for you and your young child, specifically tailored for children under 3 years. There'll be Nursery Rhymes, Action Songs and an engaging story to support their literacy development. Places are limited and one ticket is required per child. All children must be supervised during this session.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Storytime in Naas Library and Cultural Centre

Join us in the Chamber every Friday morning at Naas Library & Cultural Centre for songs, stories and nursery rhymes. Suitable for ages 0 - 5 No booking required, all welcome

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Spring in to Storytime: Zine Workshop with Kate Escolin of Tinygreens

Learn how to make your own folded one page zine, with advice on design and comic storytelling to help brainstorm your idea and bring it to life.

Newbridge Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Easter Egg Hunt and Activities

Join us for an Eggciting Easter Egg Hunt with games and activities galore! Select for more info and to book.

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Get Crafty!

Get Crafty!

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Once Upon a Tune

Once Upon a Tune

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

POP: Little Makers for 1-5 year olds

Let their imaginations run wild! Join us for a morning of making for 1- 5 year olds. Practice fine motor skills while having fun! Build amazing creations using construction toys such as Magna-Tiles, Duplo, Mega Bloks, Blockaroo, puzzles and more. While not all activities will be suitable for all ages – there will be something for everyone!

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Toddlertime at Athy Library

Toddlertime at Athy Library

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Saturday 06 April

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Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Íoga/Yoga le Mairead - Cúrsa Cheithre Seachtaine i Leabharlann Cill Droichid / Four-week course in Celbridge Library

Cúrsa íoga Cheithre Seachtaine (dhátheangach) / Four-week yoga course (bilingual)

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Healthy Ireland: Sound Massage for Children with Additional Needs and their Families

Introducing sound massage as a complimentary therapeutic support for the wellbeing of children with additional needs and their families. Sound massage is first and foremost a holistic relaxation method. In Sound Relaxation, body, mind and soul can let go of accumulated stress, worry and uncertainty and create a new, free, safe and stable base for developing self-healing powers.

Newbridge Library

MU English in the Community: Creative Writing Workshop 'Haunted Houses'

Stories of haunted houses are stories about power. Ghosts challenge how we think about property and land ownership; they won’t move out, even when new human residents move in. In this workshop, we will consider different ways of thinking about haunting, and try our hand at writing some new ghost stories.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Saturday Storytime

Spring into Saturday Storytime!

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Spring into Storytime: Rainbow Magic Storytelling

Storytelling and Animation workshop

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Join Dúlra Forest School to discover more about our native plants and animals - including the Ogham Tree alphabet . This workshop includes Irish and is suitable for any level, including those new to Irish!

Join Dúlra Forest School to learn about our natural world. Discover more about our native plants and animals - including the Ogham Tree alphabet - play nature-based games, complete a nature treasure hunt, and take a bit of the magic of nature home with you! This workshop includes Irish and is suitable for any level, including those new to Irish! Please note - this event takes place outdoors and will involve a walking tour, so please dress appropriately. Suitable for children aged 5-12 years.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Little Readers, Librarians Listen

You bring the stories: we're all ears!

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Lego Club

Lego Club

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Sunday 07 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Monday 08 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 1

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 09 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 1

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Breastfeeding support group with Public Health Nurse

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse (PHN). All breast-feeding Mums and Mums-to-be welcome. Women who are pregnant are welcome as this will give the opportunity to ask any breastfeeding questions.

Maynooth Community Library

Baby Sign Language (4-week course) Presented by Claire Glynn Tuesdays 9th-30th April 10.30am-11.30am

Clever Little Handies is an award-winning baby sign class for parents with babies from newborns up to wobblers / babies of 1 years of age.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Homelessness and Housing Support & Information Clinic Apr 24

Looking for advice on homelessness and housing supports? Visit this Kildare County Council drop-in clinic in Maynooth Community Library to learn about the supports available. *Drop In*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth Co. Kildare

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

TCM Tuesday Classic Film Club

TCM Tuesday Classic Film Club

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Prose Night with Luain Press Apr

We're putting our poetry café on hold to discuss prose - whether it be a novel, a play, or short fiction. Bring your favourite book and come down for the chats! *Drop in*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 10 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 1

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Age Friendly Coffee Morning Apr 24

As part of our Age Friendly Programme, drop in for a cup of tea/coffee and a chat with library staff and find out more about the libraries online and other services. *Drop In. No booking required*

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Messy Play Morning Apr 24

Messy Play morning for toddlers. Booking required: https://buytickets.at/kilcockcommunitylibrary/1166832

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Naas Library Knitting Group Every Wednesday morning New members welcome Contact the Library for further information

Naas Library Knitting Group Every Wednesday morning New members welcome Contact the Library for further information

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Plant and Read Storytime

Plant and Read Storytime (Sunflowers in Celbridge!)

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Spring into Storytime at Athy Library!

Spring into Storytime at Athy Library!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Thursday 11 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 1

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Online Teen Writers Group Apr 24

A social group for young writers aged 12 to 15, to chat, share work and bounce ideas. Online via MS Teams. For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

TTT: Early Communication/ The Building Blocks of Language

This talk will outline early communication development and the important foundations skills of attention, imitation, play and social integration that are the foundations of language and communication in young children. Fun activities will be discussed to support parents and their children in promoting early language skills. Strategies to facilitate early first words and phrases will be discussed and how to build towards early sentences.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Friday 12 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 1

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Storytime in Naas Library & Cultural Centre

Join us in the Chamber in Naas Library & Cultural Centre every Friday morning for stories, songs and nursery rhymes. Suitable for ages 0 - 5. No booking required

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

POP! Mini Book Club for 3 – 5 Year Olds

Book your ticket and call into Maynooth Library to pick up a copy of wonderful picture book “Going on a Bear Hunt” by Michael Rosen to enjoy at home before going to our POP! Mini Book Club event. At POP! mini book club we will read the story, watch the short film together and explore the story through play. We can’t wait to see you there! And don't forget to bring your little teddy bear.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Children’s Book Club – The Epic, Brilliant Book Society of Athy!

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK333

Saturday 13 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 1

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

New Creative Writing Group

New Creative Writing Group

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Íoga/Yoga le Mairead - Cúrsa Cheithre Seachtaine i Leabharlann Cill Droichid / Four-week course in Celbridge Library

Cúrsa íoga Cheithre Seachtaine (dhátheangach) / Four-week yoga course (bilingual)

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Zero Waste Maynooth Swap Group Apr 24

Zero Waste Maynooth is back with its ladies’ clothes swap shop. Drop in!

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

The County Kildare Archaeological Society are holding their April event by Naas historian, Liam Kenny, marking the 125th anniversary of the first elections to Kildare County Council in 1899.

The County Kildare Archaeological Society are holding their April event by Naas historian, Liam Kenny, marking the 125th anniversary of the first elections to Kildare County Council in 1899.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Sunday 14 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Monday 15 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 2

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 16 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 2

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Coding with Carl

Coding with Carl

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Children’s Chess Club – 5 Weeks For ages 11-13 years

Calling all junior chess players. We are delighted to announce the opening of Naas Chess Club. Our Junior Chess Club will be open to members aged 11-13 years. The first meeting of the club will take place on Tuesday the 16th of April, and it will run weekly for 5 weeks. We hope to continue the club fortnightly after that, but we are hoping to engage some parents to help support this. Parents are invited to attend a brief discussion on how the club will run at 6:15pm on the first night.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Children's Chess Club Age 8 -10 (5 weeks)

Calling all junior chess players. We are delighted to announce the opening of Naas Chess Club for players aged 8 to 10 years. The club will run for 5 weeks initially as a series of weekly classes. We hope to continue the club fortnightly after that as an informal drop-in & play event,we are hoping to engage some parents to help support this. The 1st meeting of the club will take place on Tues 16th of April at 6:15pm & we are inviting parents to attend a brief discussion on how the club will run.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Let's Talk About Parenting: Empowering Safer Children Online.

Empowering Safer Children Online. Presented by CyberSafe Kids.

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Wednesday 17 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 2

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Story Time & Sing Along Nursery Rhymes

Join us for Storytime and Rhymes in the Library.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Naas Library Knitting Group Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Teddy Bears Picnic in Celbridge

Teddy Bears Picnic

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Irish Heart Foundation Bus

Irish Heart Foundation Bus

Athy Library (carpark) Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Parenting Self Care Talk with Jayne Sherlock

Parenting Self Care Talk with Jayne Sherlock

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Thursday 18 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 2

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Irish Cancer Society Talk with Michelle Lonergan

Irish Cancer Society Talk with Michelle Lonergan

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

MABS (Money Advice Bureau) Talk in Athy Library

MABS Talk in Athy Library with Matthew Mulvey.

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Let's Talk About Parenting: Lost in Transition - Rediscovering Your Identity in Motherhood

Lost in Transition - Rediscovering Your Identity in Motherhood. Presented by Anne Morgan.

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Friday 19 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 2

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Storytime in Naas Library and Cultural Centre

Join us in the Chamber in Naas Library & Cultural Centre for stories, songs and rhymes. Suitable for children ages 0 - 5 years. No booking required.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Cats and Dogs! Story-Time for 3-6 Year Olds at Maynooth Library

A story session for ages 3 - 6. Join Dolores for some story books about these cute pets!

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Teen Book Club Maynooth Apr 24

A book club with a difference; while there are always book club books to avail of, teens can bring along their own recommendation to discuss during the meeting.  Age: 12 - 15 . For more information email maynoothlib@kildarecoco.ie 

Maynooth Community Library

Saturday 20 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 2

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Íoga/Yoga le Mairead - Cúrsa Cheithre Seachtaine i Leabharlann Cill Droichid / Four-week course in Celbridge Library

Cúrsa íoga Cheithre Seachtaine (dhátheangach) / Four-week yoga course (bilingual)

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Join Kildare PPN for a weekend of informative workshops, interactive discussion & hands-on activities that empower communities to take meaningful steps towards climate resilience. We hope this weekend will be a catalyst for positive change.

Join this interactive session to learn about the environmental and social issues associated with the fashion industry and most importantly come away with all the tips to make your wardrobe more sustainable including: how to source & donate clothes sustainably, understanding fabrics and clothes care tips. Plenty of chats and fun activities included.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Join Kildare PPN for a weekend of informative workshops, interactive discussions & hands-on activities that empower communities to take meaningful steps towards climate resilience. We hope this weekend will be a catalyst for positive change

In this informative session you will discover the link between food and the climate crisis and you will learn about the food choices you can make that are good for you and the planet. We will share tips on how to reduce food waste, eat seasonally and introduce more plant based choices at meal time sharing some tried and tasted recipes. Plenty of chats and fun activities included.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Join Kildare PPN for a weekend of informative workshops, interactive discussions & hands-on activities that empower communities to take meaningful steps towards climate resilience. We hope this weekend will be a catalyst for positive change

Join this interactive session to get informed on the environmental issues associated with plastic and the many easy swaps you can make to live a life with less waste at home and when on the go. The Sustainable Life School will also have their Sustainable Living kit to demo all the reusables and eco products that can help your plastic-free journey. Plenty of chats and fun activities also included.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Sunday 21 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Monday 22 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 3

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 23 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 3

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Breastfeeding support group with Public Health Nurse

The group will be facilitated by the Public Health Nurse (PHN). All breast-feeding Mums and Mums-to-be welcome. Women who are pregnant are welcome as this will give the opportunity to ask any breastfeeding questions.

Maynooth Community Library

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Ciorcal Comhrá / Conversation Circle Maynooth

Fáilte roimh chách chun do Gaeilge a chleachtadh gach Dé Máirt ó 11:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to practice their Irish every Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00pm.

Maynooth Community Library

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

‘Planet versus Plastics’ with Refillz (Kildare & Laois’ First Zero Waste Refill Stores)

Join us as we build a plastic-free planet for generations to come! Suitable for ages 14+.

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

"Cult" Classic Film Screening

"Cult" Classic Film Screening

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Wednesday 24 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 3

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Messy Play Morning Apr 24

Messy Play morning for toddlers. Booking required: https://buytickets.at/kilcockcommunitylibrary/1166832

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

DoodleBox Art and Storytime Workshop for 2 - 4 Year Olds

Doodlebox provides fun, creative, inclusive art and craft experiences for children through art, play and stories. During this workshop the emphasis will be on children actively engaging with the story being read, through movement, mime and action, then responding to both the story and the activity using art and craft materials. The children are encouraged to let their imagination run free with their artwork!

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Naas Library Knitting Group Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library Knitting Group Weekly knitting group. New members welcome. Contact the Library for further information.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Healthy Ireland: The Cancer Guide: how to nurture wellbeing through and beyond a cancer diagnosis

Join Professor Anne-Marie O'Dwyer in Naas Library for a talk about her new book ‘The Cancer Guide: how to nurture wellbeing through and beyond a cancer diagnosis’, in collaboration with the Kildare Library Healthy Ireland at Your Library 2024 programme of events.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Let’s Talk About Parenting: Understanding Bullying

Understanding Bullying. Presented by Jennifer Ryan.

Online (MS Teams)

Thursday 25 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 3

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Adult Book Club

Adult Book Club

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

TTT – (Toys Technology Training) Occupational Therapy talk with Sarah Butler

TTT – (Toys Technology Training) Occupational Therapy talk with Sarah Butler

Athy Library Convent Lane Athy R14DK33

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Kildare Seed Library Talks: Pocket Forests

Kildare Seed Library Talks: Pocket Forests

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

The North Kildare Lacemakers Collective

New meeting for lacemakers and enthusiasts!

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Family Wellbeing through the Teenage Years - For Parents/Guardians.

In this talk, we will look at the realities facing parents when their children reach their teenage years. Michael will talk about what to expect, what are the challenges for everyone in the family at this stage and give practical tips on how to survive the change in family dynamics. We explore the current realities for teenagers and their parents and give practical tips on communication, positive mental wellbeing and managing technology.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Come along to Naas Town Hall to hear the story of the last royal visit to Punchestown when Edward VII and Queen Alexandra came to Naas by train.

Come along to Naas Town Hall to hear the story of the last royal visit to Punchestown when Edward VII and Queen Alexandra came to Naas by train

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

‘Let’s talk about Parenting’ Programme: Parenting with Patience

Parents often cite challenging behaviour as one of the most stressful aspects of parenting. From tantrums for the little ones to negotiation with older children, managing children’s behaviour in a positive way is very important in terms of supporting their social and emotional development. In this Webinar, Mary supports parents in framing behaviour management in a positive way, giving practical advice on best to support positive behaviour using connection to help us parent with patience

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kilcock Book Club Apr 24

Every month will discuss a thought-provoking book

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Friday 26 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 3

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Failte Isteach English classes (Kilcock)

Free conversational English classes.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Baby & Toddler group (alternate Fridays)

Kildare County Childcare Committee Baby & Toddler Group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Storytime in Naas Library & Cultural Centre

Join us every Friday morning in the Chamber in Naas Library for stories, songs and nursery rhymes. Suitable for children aged 0 - 5 years All welcome, no booking required.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Dinosaurs and Dragons! Story-Time for 3-6 Year Olds

A story session for ages 3 - 6 . Join Niamh for some story books about everyone's favourite type of extinct animal; Dinosaurs! Joining them will be one or two stories about the magnificent make-believe creature that is dragons. Get your dinosaur stomp ready!

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Book Launch of 'Hired Guns: Portrait of Women in Alternative Music' by Wayne Byrne & Amanda Kramer.

Naas Library and Cultural Centre is proud to launch the acclaimed new book by Naas author Wayne Byrne and American musician Amanda Kramer, “Hired Guns: Portraits of Women in Alternative Music”.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Saturday 27 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 3

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Íoga/Yoga le Mairead - Cúrsa Cheithre Seachtaine i Leabharlann Cill Droichid / Four-week course in Celbridge Library

Cúrsa íoga Cheithre Seachtaine (dhátheangach) / Four-week yoga course (bilingual)

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Inclusive POP Event: Lámh at the Library – Silvia Angel’s Lámh Storytime

This Storytime is suitable for young children with developmental disabilities, autism or a language delay who use Lámh, pictures or other communication systems. Lámh at the Library brings popular children's books and stories to all children. Children with special needs and language delays may not experience the full benefits of traditional storytelling, so this interactive storytelling session includes Lámh, visuals and sensory props to accompany and enhance stories.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

The Family Workshop with LEGO® Bricks is a fun, creative learning experience for families with children aged between 7 and 13 years, using LEGO® bricks to build and create as a team.

The Family Workshop with LEGO® Bricks is a fun, creative learning experience for families with children aged between 7 and 13 years, using LEGO® bricks to build and create as a team.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

FAMILY WORKSHOP: Building with LEGO® Bricks with professional Brick Artist Jessica Farrell The Family Workshop with LEGO® Bricks is a fun, creative learning experience for families with children aged between 7 and 13 years.

FAMILY WORKSHOP: Building with LEGO® Bricks with professional Brick Artist Jessica Farrell The Family Workshop with LEGO® Bricks is a fun, creative learning experience for families with children aged between 7 and 13 years. Each family group, or "team", can contain up to four people but must have a minimum of at least one adult and one child. This is important, as one of the aims of the workshop is to encourage families to build together as a shared experience.

Naas Library & Cultural Centre North Main Street Naas Co Kildare W91 E1RT

Sunday 28 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Monday 29 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 4

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Spring into Storytime Toddler Party, Music and Storytelling with Sarah Tully

Spring into Storytime Toddler Party, Music and Storytelling with Sarah Tully. All children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Monday Library Craft Club

A social craft club where you can work on your particular craft or learn a new skill during our classes.

Maynooth Community Library

Tuesday 30 April

Organiser

Location

Leixlip Community Library Captains Hill Leixlip Co Kildare

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 4

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Women's Ex-Pats & Friends Group Apr 24

Calling all women who have relocated to Ireland, returned from abroad, or local ladies interested in welcoming expats! Our Women's Group offers a meeting place at the library to chat, make new friends, and share stories about transitioning to Ireland. Join us for an enriching experience of community, support, and connection. Our meeting takes place on the last Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

Maynooth Community Library

ShareRing Skills Art Exhibition Launch

Launch of the latest ShareRing Skills art exhibition

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Wednesday 01 May

Organiser

Location

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 4

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 02 May

Organiser

Location

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 4

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby and Toddler Stay & Play Group

If you have a young baby or toddler and would like to meet other parents in the area, come to our stay and play group every Thursday morning at 10am. Bring a coffee and chat to other parents while your babies play with the toys and books provided. No need to book, just drop in!

Maynooth Community Library

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

One Dublin One Book: Library talk with Snowflake author Louise Nealon

Join us in Maynooth Community Library for a special talk with Kildare author Louise Nealon, whose debut novel Snowflake was selected as 2024's One Dublin One Book. This is a Dublin City Council initiative, led by Dublin City Libraries, which encourages everyone to read a book connected with the capital city during the month of April every year. Tickets for this event are limited so booking is essential.

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Friday 03 May

Organiser

Location

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 4

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Saturday 04 May

Organiser

Location

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 4

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Monday 06 May

Organiser

Location

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 5

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 07 May

Organiser

Location

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 5

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 08 May

Organiser

Location

Shades of life: celebrating life - Exhibition Shweta Bhardwaj Week 5

Shweta Bhardwaj hails from India and came to Ireland in 2019. She started with watercolour but felt rapidly that oil painting and acrylic would match her way of being. She is a self-taught painter for whom the unlimited creative power is a never ending journey through imagination. You can see all her collections in the saachi art gallery: https://www.saatchiart.com/u/1873045

Maynooth Community Library, Main Street, Maynooth

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 09 May

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Friday 10 May

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Baby & Toddler group (alternate Fridays)

Kildare County Childcare Committee Baby & Toddler Group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 13 May

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 14 May

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Perimenopause and menopause talk

A two hour, nurse-led educational session discussing women's health

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 15 May

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 16 May

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Let's Talk About Parenting: The Transition from Primary to Secondary School

The Transition from Primary to Secondary School. Presented by Dr Mary O’Kane.

Online (via MS Teams)

Friday 17 May

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 20 May

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 21 May

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 22 May

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 23 May

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Friday 24 May

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Celbridge Baby & Toddler group (alternate Fridays)

Kildare County Childcare Committee Baby & Toddler Group

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 27 May

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 28 May

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 29 May

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Let's Talk About Parenting: Toilet Training - Less Stress more Success!

Toilet Training - Less Stress more Success! Presented by Dee Holland Hannon.

Online (via MS Teams)

Thursday 30 May

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Let's Talk About Parenting: Starting ‘Big School’

Starting ‘Big School.’ Presented by Dr Mary O’Kane.

Online (via MS Teams)

Friday 31 May

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 03 June

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 04 June

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 05 June

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 06 June

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Friday 07 June

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 10 June

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 11 June

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 12 June

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 13 June

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Friday 14 June

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 17 June

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 18 June

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 19 June

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 20 June

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Friday 21 June

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Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 24 June

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Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 25 June

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Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Kilcock Knitting Group

Bring your project to our casual knitting group.

Kilcock Library, W23 AD66

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

After-school Storytime

Join us after school on Wednesdays for a storytime and sing-a-long!

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 26 June

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Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Thursday 27 June

Organiser

Location

Inter-generational Knitting

Learn how to knit or crochet with masters of the craft

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip W23 WR96

Friday 28 June

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Caint agus Cupán: Ciorcal Comhrá / Irish Conversation Circle

Caint agus Cupán: Am nua don Ciorcal Comhrá / New time for Irish Conversation circle

Celbridge Library, W23 VA47

Monday 01 July

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 02 July

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 03 July

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Friday 05 July

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Monday 08 July

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 09 July

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 10 July

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Friday 12 July

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Monday 15 July

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 16 July

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 17 July

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Friday 19 July

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Age Friendly Coffee & Conversation Morning at Leixlip Library

Join us every Friday morning at 11am for tea/coffee and a chat! Make a friend, read the papers......drop in and say hello. Everyone is welcome! No Booking required

Leixlip Library

Monday 22 July

Organiser

Location

Crochet Group

Meet every Monday (excl. bank holidays) 11am – 12:30pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Tuesday 23 July

Organiser

Location

Kildare Creative Sphere Art Hub

Kildare Creative Sphere art hub are a group of adult artists, sculptors and other mediums of expressing their art.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Purls of Wisdom

Knitting Group Meeting every Tuesday 11am – 1pm. Accepting members

Leixlip Library

Spanish Conversation Group

All levels welcome. Accepting members. No booking required

Leixlip Library Captain's Hill Leixlip Co Kildare W23 WR96

Wednesday 24 July

Organiser

Location

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Storytime | Am Scéalaíochta

Newbridge Library W12 W

Knitting & Crochet Group

Knitting and crochet group for beginners, improvers and experienced.

Newbridge Library W12 W861

Friday 26 July

Organiser

Location

Baby & Toddler Time at Leixlip Library

A social event for little ones and their grown-ups! Come along for a story or two and a big room of toys for your little ones to play with. There will be tea and coffee for the grown-ups. Children up to preschools welcome. No Booking required

Leixlip Library