Current Events

Explore what's on at the National Library of Ireland below.

Public Lecture: Ernest Shackleton – Ireland’s Greatest Explorer (10/7/2015)
Discover the compelling story of Sir Ernest Shackleton with Polar historian Michael Scott.

Children’s Mask Making Workshop (10/28/2015)
Mask making workshop.....just in time for Halloween!

Yeats Tour & Trail for mid-term. (10/29/2015)
Join us for a stroll around the Yeats exhibition in this family friendly tour!

Public Conference: New Dubliners and the City: 1200 – 2000 (11/13/2015)
Dublin History Research Network holds public conference exploring the influence of immigrants on Dublin from the Middle Ages.

History Ireland Hedge School: Popular Culture and the Great War (12/1/2015)
For the NLI's final Hedge School of 2015, the panel discusses the popular culture that came from the Great War

Yeats Exhibition: Public tour (12/5/2015)
Public tour of the Yeats exhibition

Public performance: Man, Woman and Child Concert (12/11/2015)
Following on from the packed out concerts in 2013 and 2014, come along this December for the final performance of Child ballads.

Lunchtime talk: Early Classic Ballads In The Irish Song Tradition (12/11/2015)
Join Jerry O'Reilly as he explores early ballads in the Irish tradition.

"The Christmas Turkey" and Other Tales (12/12/2015)
Storyteller Niall de Búrca makes a return to the NLI with some Christmas tales and more......!

NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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