Children and Young Adults Events 2023

We’re delighted to be teaming up again with Clare Libraries to offer readings and workshops with award-winning young adult authors. Events will take place in glór, De Valera Public Library, Ennis and Ennistymon Library.

All events taking place in glór are to be booked via or by contacting glór box office on (065) 68 43103.

The Children’s Bookclub will culminate in a special event for all the participating students and teachers in glór on Friday 03rd March. The Children’s Bookclub is supported by Ennis Book Club Festival and Creative Ireland Clare funding to foster the love of reading and group discussion on books in primary school classes in Clare. The Children’s Bookclub was facilitated by Sarah Moore Fitzgerald.


Please Note All library Events Are To Be Booked By Contacting:

De Valera Library on (065) 684 6353

Ennistymon Library on (065) 707 1245

Places limited so early booking is advised.

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Book Club Workshop – Writing about Mythology with Ellen Ryan

An exciting event with Ellen Ryan as she explores the remarkable journey she went on when researching her award-winning book,

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Children’s Bookclub Event – Ellen Ryan talks with Sarah Moore Fitzgerald

Ellen Ryan, winner of Children’s Book of the Year at the An Post awards for her book Girls Who Slay

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A talk on the Poetry of Patrick Kavanagh

Jaki McCarrick, playwright and poet, will present a talk that explores the poetry of Patrick Kavanagh and his connections to

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Teen Health and Wellness with Colette O’Flynn

Colette O’Flynn presents a timely talk for teenagers on staying well, with advice on exercise, eating well, sleep and study-life

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Get Started Writing with Helena Close

Join award-winning writer Helena Close and explore the concept of ‘Story’ in her workshops for Senior Cycle, Secondary School students.

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Supernatural Stories for Teens with Aislinn O’Loughlin

Join author Aislinn O’Loughlin as she reads from her new hilarious supernatural adventure Big Bad Me. Aislinn will then pull back the curtain on how to

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Stories of the Revolution with Flor McCarthy

TV presenter Flor MacCarthy hosts this illustrated talk showcasing stories collected, written, and illustrated by more than 800 children from

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Fighting Words

Discover how you can use writing as a fun and powerful means of self-expression in Fighting Words workshops facilitated by