EVENTS IN BRANCH LIBRARIES

JFK and the summer of 1963: Civil rights, Cold War politics and an Irish homecoming: SORRY, BOOKED OUT

Date & Time: 2nd October, 5.30pm
Venue: Raheny Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 8315521

Language, Surveillance, and Memory-Making in WWI Fiction

Date & Time: 2nd October, 6.30pm
Venue: Rathmines Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 4973539

Women of the Irish Country House: SORRY, BOOKED OUT

Date & Time: 2nd October, 6.30pm
Venue: Phibsboro Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 8304341

Surgeons, Starlets and Storytellers

Date & Time: 3rd October, 6.30pm
Venue: Pembroke Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 6689575

Paddy Armstrong – Life after Life: a Guildford Four memoir: SORRY, BOOKED OUT

Date & Time: 3rd October, 6.30pm
Venue: Cabra Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 8691414

Dissecting the archives of the Royal College of Surgeons

Date & Time: 3rd October, 6.30pm
Venue: Dublin City Library and Archive, 138-144 Pearse St
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking is not required and admission is on a first come, first-served basis

St John Ambulance – Welfare Department

Date & Time: 4th October, 1.10pm
Venue: Dublin City Library and Archive, 134-144 Pearse St
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking is not required and admission is on a first come first served basis

Did your Granny make bombs in World War 1? the story of the Dublin Dockyard War Munitions Factory

Date & Time: 4th October, 2.30pm
Venue: Charleville Mall Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 8749619

If things Could Talk workshop presented by the National Museum of Ireland

Date & Time: 4th October, 3.00pm
Venue: Ballymun Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 8421890

Interventions in the historical archive: using the past in the present

Date & Time: 4th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Inchicore Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 4533793

For Freedom, Fatherland and Christianity: Dolphin’s Barn soldiers in the First World

Date & Time: 4th October at 6.30pm
Venue: Dolphin’s Barn Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 454 0681

Policing Hong King, an Irish history: Irishmen in the Hong Kong Police Force 1864-1950

Date & Time: 4th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Raheny Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 8315521

Torpedoed: the Sinking of the S.S. Hare and S.S. Adela, December 1917

Date & Time: 4th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Ringsend Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 668 0063

From Bishop Street to Buenos Aires: Jacob’s Biscuit Factory, Dublin

Date & Time: 5th October, 1.10pm
Venue: Dublin City Library & Archive
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
No booking required and admission is on a first come first served basis.

The History of History Lecture Series

Date & Time: 5th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Dublin City Library and Archive
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
No booking required and admission is on a first come, first served basis.

Tomás Ághas agus a chomrádaithe – Óglaigh Bhriogáid Fhine Gall, 1916 –17

Date & Time: 5th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Cabra Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 869 1414

The GAA and the Irish Revolution

Date & Time: 5th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Donaghmede Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 848 2833

The life of Rosa Luxemburg

Date & Time: 5th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Ballyfermot Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required:Email the library or tel. (01) 626 9324

Seminar on the Russian Revolution

Date & Time: 7th October, 2-4.30pm
Venue: Dublin City Library and Archive
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE. No booking required, all welcome on a first come, first served basis.

The rise of Éamon de Valera

Date & Time: 9th October, 1.10pm
Venue: Dublin City Library and Archive
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE. No booking required, all welcome on a first come, first served basis.

Policing Georgian Dublin: St Thomas’s Watch

Date & Time: 9th October, 1.10pm
Venue: Central Library, ILAC Centre, Dublin 2
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8734333

Silver in Georgian Dublin

Date & Time: 9th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Terenure Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 4907035

Liselotte von der Pfalz: the rebel princess at the court of Louis XIV, the Sun King

Date & Time: 9th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Rathmines Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: Email the library or tel. (01) 4973539

Francis Ledwidge: poet, activist, soldier

Date & Time: 9th October, 7pm
Venue: Walkinstown Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 4558159

Michael Collins’ 1917: SORRY, BOOKED OUT

Date & Time: 10th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Drumcondra Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8377206

Old Dublin Society Lecture: the Kearney hangings at Bohernabreena, 1815

Date & Time: 11th October, 6pm
Venue: Dublin City Library and Archive
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE. No booking required and admission is on a first come, first served basis.

God save Ireland? the 1867 Fenian Uprising

Date & Time: 11th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Ballymun Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8421890

100 years of Edge Hardware

Date & Time: 11th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Marino Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8336297

Mary Elmes: the Irish woman who saved children from Nazi death camps: SORRY, BOOKED OUT

Date & Time: 11th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Phibsboro Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8304341

A weapon fit to kill a king: the crossbow in the Middle Ages

Date & Time: 11th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Finglas Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8344906

Powering the Nation: visions of the Shannon Scheme and electricity in Ireland

Date & Time: 11th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Walkinstown Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 4558159

A change of key: music and the 500th anniversary of the Reformation

Date & Time: 12th October, 1.10pm
Venue: Music Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8734333

‘Reduced to the utmost want’: the poor of Dublin in the post-Famine period

Date & Time: 12th October, 1.10pm
Venue: Dublin City Library and Archive
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE. No booking required and admission is on a first come, first served basis.

‘If things could talk’ workshop presented by the National Museum of Ireland

Date & Time: 12th October, 3.30pm
Venue: Ballyfermot Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 6269324

Piracy in world history from Antiquity to the present day

Date & Time: 12th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Drumcondra Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE.
Booking required: email the library or tel. (01) 8377206

Dublin in snapshots: a short illustrated history in maps and images across the centuries

Date & Time: 12th October, 6.30pm
Venue: Coolock Library
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE. Booking is required at coolocklibrary@dublincity.ie
or (01) 8477781