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December
Growing Imaginations Phase 4 Pages in Flight
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Christmas Readings at the Gallery
Christmas Readings
November
Ronnie Kelly Book Launch
 Ronnie Kelly Book Launch
October
Aspects of the Great Irish Famine  
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Children's Book Fest 2013
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Ré Ó Laighléis entertaining students in the library as part of Bishopstown Library's Children's Book Fest 2013 celebrations.
October Chess Tornament Winner
Members of the Bishopstown Junior Chess Club at the October Children's Book Festival chess tornament.
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 Lady Elizabeth and Anna the Herbalist of the Irish Tudor Company entertaining children at Bishopstown Library.
 Anne Marie McCarthy
Writer and artist Anne Marie McCarthy speaking with pupils of  Togher Boys senior infants.
Michael Moylan
Michael Moylan giving his informative lecture on the 1913 Lockout to the pupils of Toghers Girls National School.
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Storyteller Michael Ryan with children from Gaelscoil Uí Riada.

September
Culture Night 2014: Gathering at the Gallery
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Culture Night 2013: Silvertree
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Pictured above is Cliodhna Noonan who perform Silvertree in the library as part of our Culture Night celebrations.
Four Winds Quilting Group.
Four Winds Quilting Exhibition
August
Imagination & Inspiration
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Pictured above are Morgan O'Neill and John Long at the launch of their exhibition Imagination and Inspiration at the library on Thursday the 14th of August.
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Pictured above with Morgan and John are the Lord Mayor, Councillor Catherine Clancy and Executive Librarian Breda Hassett.
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Members of the Four Winds Quilting Group at the launch of the exhibition at the library on Thursday the 5th of September.

Passport To Read Medal Presentation With Jimmy Barry Murphy 20/08/2013

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July
Chainies Ceramic Exhibition 04/07/2013
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June
Wonder Years Childcare & Montessori Graduation
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Children from Wonder Years Childcare and Montessori, who made their Graduation at Bishopstown
Library on Tuesday, 25 June.
 
May: Squaring the Circle - Cork Handweavers
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Tragedy on the High Seas
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Michael Twomey: Oscar Wilde
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André Sala Choir
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April: Journeys 
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Growing Imaginations 2 Weaving Words
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Cork Penny Dinners Presentation
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Caitríona Twomey of Cork Penny Dinners with fund raisers Ben O'Connor, Mark Reilly and Liam Hogan.
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Ben O'Connor, Mark Reilly and Liam Hogan with the "dinners" they created and donated to the Cork Penny Dinners.
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Pictured above are members of the Bishopstown Knitter Knatter group presenting a cheque to Caitríona Twomey and Isabel McCarthy of Cork Penny Dinners. The Knitters raised €2812.
March
Easter Junior Chess Competition
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Executive Librarian, Breda Hassett presenting Philip O Sullivan with first prize at he library Easter Junior Chess Competition. Pictured left is Chess Instuctor, Jim Harkin.
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  Executive Librarian, Breda Hassett presenting Niall Lyons with second prize at he library Easter Junior Chess Competition. Pictured left is Chess Instuctor, Jim Harkin.
 
A Sense of Place
Cllr Brian Birmingham launching JG O Donoghue's exhibition, 'A Sense of Place'   Cllr Brian Birmingham, JG O Donoghe and Ara Trianes at the launch of JG's exhibi
Honorary Lord Mayor, Brian Birmingham launching JG O Donoghue's art Exhibition, A Sense of Place, in the library. Honorary Lord Mayor, Brian Birmingham, Artist JG O Donoghue and Ara Trianes at the launch, Thursday 7, March.
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JG and Ara Trianes at the launch. honorary Lord Mayor, Brian Birmingham and artist, JG O Donoghue.
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Life Long Learning Festival 2013 
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A packed house for Getting Started With Your Family History on the 21/03/2013 as part of the Life Long Learning Festival.
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 Gaelscoil Uí Riada - Oiche Cultúr - 14/03/2013
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February
Book Launch: Patrick Reidy, A Cocktail of Tales  
 Members of the Cork Textile Network at the launch of their exhibition The Gather  Patrick Reidy with his wife Cora(left)and Councillor Mary Shields at the launch
Members of the Cork Textile Network at the launch of their exhibition The Gathering in Bishopstown Library on 7 February, 2013. Patrick Reidy with his wife Cora(left)and Councillor Mary Shields at the launch of his book A Cocktail Of Tales in Bishopstown Library on 28 February, 2013.
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School's Heritage Project 2013
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Pictured above are Adam Bowdeen, James Kelleher and Sean Gavin who are in 4th class at Gaelscoil Uí Riada, Wilton. Their project is entitled Cobh and The Titanic - 100 Years On. Please click here to find out more about the School's Heritage Project 2013.

 

Launch of David Murphy's Abstract Art Exhibition  

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Breda Hassett, Executive Librarian,Bishopstown Library pictured with artist David Murphy at the launch of his Exhibition entitled After meditation.

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 David Murphy with family members at the exhibition Launch. Mary and Andrew Callanan at the Exhibition Launch