Lucan Library

Leabharlann Leamhcáin



May/ Bealtaine 2012

Topic Events Date


‘Never too old for anything new!’


Booking for all bookable events is from Tuesday 24th April.


  Knitting Club

Open to public to drop in during May

Monday 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th May, 10.300 – 12.00 noon
  Carnation Theatre – Circus!

An interactive performance celebrating the senior citizen.

Booking required

Tuesday 1st May, 12.15pm
  Computer Skills, a Brush-up Workshop on the Basics

Demonstration and practical session on the internet, email, file management etc.

Booking essential

Thursday 10th May, 10.00 – 12.00 noon (To Be Confirmed)
  Volunteering in Your Community

A talk on opportunities from the South Dublin Volunteer Centre

All welcome

Tuesday 15th May, 10.00am
  Keeping Mobile

A talk/demonstration on keeping fit and active into older age.

Booking essential

Tuesday 29th May, 10.30am
Other Events Musical Tots

Musical workshop for 6 months – 4 year olds with parent/guardian

Booking essential

Tuesday 8th May, 10.30am
  Maths Eyes Maths Trails

Class bookings – details to be confirmed and circulated soon to schools.

21st – 25th May, mornings.
Exhibitions Art Exhibition by Lucan Community College Adult Art Group Month of May
  Ecuador in Photos

ByVincent Allen

Month of May
Adult Classes/ Activities Lucan Knitting Club

All welcome.

Mondays 10.30am – 12noon




QR to Language Learning:









French Class

Class full for now


Mondays 6.45pm -8pm
English Language Class

Class full for now


Tuesdays 5.30pm -7pm
Spanish Beginners Class

Class full for now



10.00am -11.30am

Irish Class / Rang Gaeilge

Class full for now


Thursdays 7pm – 8pm
Check out our new online language learning facility – over 80 languages to choose from!

Find it on our website in the Online Research section.



  Bridge Class

Season finished


Wednesdays 7pm – 8pm

(except last Wednesday of each month)

Children’s  regular activities Children’s Book Club

Group full for now

Every second Tuesday, 1st, 15th & 29th May, 3.45-4.45pm
  Children’s Arts and Crafts

8-11 year olds

Booking essential



  Story Time

For 4-5 year olds

All welcome



  Japanese Family Group

Parent and children group with arts and crafts activities for local Japanese families.

Every second Thursday,


  Class Visits

Schools and crèche groups welcome.

Booking Necessary

Monday – Thursday mornings
  Stewart’s Hospital Class Visit Every Thursday and Friday morning
Reading/Writing Lucan Library Book Club / Club Leabhar

New members welcome


Last Wednesday of month,

Wednesday 30th May, 7-8pm


  U3A Book Club

Booking through U3A

Friday 4th May, 11.00am – 12.30pm

Check out the YAPS Blog:

Adult Creative Writing Group

New members welcome

Every second Saturday, 12th & 26th May, 11am – 1pm
Lucan Library TEEN writing group

New members welcome.


Every second Saturday, 12th & 26th May, 2.30pm – 3.30pm


Home Delivery Service

Seirbhís Baile – new borrowers welcome

Friday 18th May


Avoid fines by renewing on line

You can renew your items 24/7 by

logging on to your library

account at


May Bank Holiday Closing:

The library will close at 4.30pm on Friday 4th May and reopen at 9.45am on Monday 8th May 2012

For further information

contact (01) 621 6422





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