2020 Summer Stars Reading Adventure

Join the 2020 Summer Stars Reading Adventure at Waterford Libraries Summer Stars is the national summer reading programme for children that runs all around Ireland in our public libraries during the Summer and runs until  August 31st. This year  the Summer Stars Reading Challenge takes place online to encourage and engage children in reading and […]

Waterford Celebrates Creativity for Kids

Waterford Celebrates Creativity for Kids and it’s FREE at Cruinniú na nÓg 2020. Waterford Celebrates Creativity for Kids; Creative Waterford will host Cruinniú na nÓg on Saturday June 13th 2020. Cruinniú na nÓg is Ireland’s national festival of creativity for young people. A series of free online workshops and events have been developed including a […]

National Library Open Day

National Library Open Day On Saturday, February 29th, libraries around the country including here in Waterford are taking part in the first-ever National Library Open Day. Our libraries are open most days of course but on Saturday 29th we are issuing a special invitation to everyone in the country to come in and see everything […]

Creative Ireland Waterford announces Open Call grants 2019

Creative Ireland Waterford announces Open Call grants 2019 for creative and cultural projects. Waterford City and County Council launches its Creative Ireland Open Call grants 2019 on April 25th. Creative Ireland is a culture based programme designed to promote individual, community and national well being. Waterford City and County Council’s Culture and Creativity Strategy 2018-2022 […]

Shona Shirley MacDonald Book Launch

Waterford Author to release beautiful Children’s book with O’Brien Press about friendship   Waterford City and Council’s Central Library is delighted to welcome Waterford based author and illustrator Shona Shirley MacDonald on Friday 5th October at 11am to celebrate the release of her stunning new picture book The Pooka Party with the second class students […]

Heritage Week 2018 in Waterford

Heritage Week 2018 in Waterford 18th to the 26th of August Each year, during the last week of August, many national and hundreds of local community organisations participate by organising events throughout the country for Heritage Week. Many of the events that take place during the week are FREE and the programme highlights the abundance […]

Waterford City has a brand new library

Waterford City has a brand new library Waterford City has a brand new library and it’s now open to the public at Carrickpherish on the western outskirts of the city. The library is part of the Waterford Library Services and if you are a member of any library in Waterford then you avail of the […]