Mountmellick Library & Gallery News

Mountmellick Library & Gallery News

Parent and Child Easter Craft table will be on in Mountmellick Library on the mornings of Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th April. Feel free to drop in and make some beautiful crafts!

Easter Basket Collage Craft with Frieda Nel in Mountmellick Library on Wednesday 12th April – 2.30 – 3.15pm for 5 – 7 year olds and 3.30 – 4.15pm for 8 – 10 year olds. Booking is essential as places are limited- call 0578644572 to book a place or drop into Mountmellick Library.

Time to start thinking of a summer camp for your kids!

Time to start thinking of a Easter camp for your kids!

Mountmellick Library is hoping to hold an informal evening of poetry readings on Tuesday April 25th at 7.00pm. We are looking for volunteers to read selected poems and anyone who would like to read some of their own work or a poem of their choosing on the theme of poetry connects. If interested please ring 0578644572.

Would you like to introduce your baby or young child to books and the love of reading? Baby Book Club starting in Mountmellick Library on Tuesday 2nd May from 11am – 12 for babies from 0 – 18 months and their parents and siblings. Further dates to be decided! Socialise with other children and babies, listen to rhymes, sing along and pick up reading tips! If interested call 0578644572 or call into Mountmellick Library.

Mountmellick Library News

Junior Chess Club starting in Mountmellick library on Saturday 22nd April 10.30 – 11.30am for ages 7 – 13. Further dates to be decided! If interested call 0578644572 to book a place or call  into Mountmellick Library.

Local artist, Tom Joyce’s exhibition, “The Beauty of Water” will be open to the public in Mountmellick Gallery from Tuesday 4th April till Thursday 27th April. Since 1981, Tom has lived in the Slieve Bloom Mountains and his work is heavily influenced by his environment.  Tom will host a coffee morning on Thursday 6th April from 10.30 – 11.30 in the library. All are welcome.

On Saturday 8th April Tom Joyce will host an Art Demonstration in Landscape Painting Techniques from 11am to 1pm-booking is essential for this as places will be limited. Call 0578644572 or call into Mountmellick Library.