Cork City

Events & News

90th Anniversary of the Burning of the Carnegie Library

Procession 1
Procession leaving City Hall.

Procession 2
Party arrive at Central Library.

Procession 3

Louis de Paor

Louis de Paor
Louis de Paor reading from his new collection of poetry Agus Rud Eile De in the Central Library on 11 March.

World Book Festival Launch

Maurice Gubbins and Liam Ronayne at WBF launch

Evening Echo Editor Maurice Gubbins and City Librarian Liam Ronayne at the launch of the World Book Festival programme in March.

Irish Feminisms multi-volume study donated to Library

Dr Mary Pierse 


Editor and compiler Dr Mary Pierse, Cllr Emmet O’Halloran, deputising for the Lord Mayor, and City Librarian Liam Ronayne and at the formal handover of the new five-volume reference resource, Irish Feminisms: 1810–1930 (Routledge, 2010), a gift from Dr Pierse to Cork City Libraries, on 14 April.

Cork World Book Festival 2010

Joseph O'Connor WBF

Joseph O'Connor reading in the Central Library on 21 April.


Marti Saiz

Catalan graphic artist Marti Saiz hosting a workshop at the Grand Parade Library on 24 April.

Rosaria Lo Russo

Italian poet Rosario Lo Russo

Barbara Hubert bookbinding workshop

Barbara Hubert's book binding workshop on 23 April.

WBF 2010

Leanne O'Sullivan reading in the Grand Parade on 23 April.

Stalls on the Grand parade

Stalls on the Grand Parade, 24 April.

Blackpool Library official opening

Blackpool Library Official Opening

Guests at the official opening of Blackpool Library, 30 April 2010

Douglas Library Official Opening

Douglas Library Official Opening

Official opening of the new Douglas Library, 30 April 2010

Children's Book Festival

Bishopstown Childrens Book Fest 2010

Children's Book Festival event in Bishopstown Library