Archive of Events

Listed below are events that have taken place in the National Library of Ireland in the past.

Online tour: From Turmoil to Truce: Photographs of the War of Independence (20/8/2020)
The images are black and white. The issues aren't.

Online Exhibition Tour: WWI: Exploring the Irish Experience (11/8/2020)
Learn about the Irish experience at home during WWI

Online Exhibition tour: Yeats: the life and works of WB Yeats (6/8/2020)
Introducing the NLI's Exhibition on the life & work of WB Yeats

Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again Book Club: Station Island (31/7/2020)
Grab your copy of Station Island and let's discuss Heaney's sixth volume of poetry.

The Wild Bogs of Ireland (25/7/2020)
Discover Ireland's last true wilderness

Children’s Event: 'Build Your Own Robot Story' (21/7/2020)
Join Shane Hegarty, the author of Boot, and create your own robot adventure!

Children’s event: Once Upon a Time Travel (15/7/2020)
We welcome back children's writer Debbie Thomas this summer....on Zoom....join Debbie for some time travel and capture the months just past!

Beyond Borders (11/7/2020)
The working friendship between Seamus Heaney and Ted Hughes

Children’s event: Heroes, Adventures and Stripy Socks: A Story Treasure Hunt (8/7/2020)
Join writer Juliette Saumande for this fun Zoom workshop as we explore the world of heroes!

Close Reading Workshop (8/7/2020)
Take an in-depth look at Seamus Heaney’s Poetry

Drama at the NLI: 'At the Hawk's Well'
Drama at the NLI: 'At the Hawk's Well'
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