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14 Deireadh Fómhair 2011: Lansáil an leabhar 'Japhy Ryder ar Shleasaibh na Mangartan', cuimhní cinn faoi scríbhneoirí tábhachtacha in Éirinn

Liam Ronayne, Robert Anthony Welch and Alan Titley 
Liam Ronayne, Leabharlannaí Cathrach, ag caint ag ócáid seolta an leabhar Japhy Ryder ar Shleasaibh na Mangartan, leis an údar Robert Anthony Welch, agus Alan Titley a sheoil an leabhar san Lárleabharlann

10 Meitheamh 2011: Lansáil de Résheoid, cnuasach filíochta le Doireann Ní Ghríofa

Résheóíd

Doireann Ni Ghríofa ag léamh óna céad leabhar filíochta, a sheoil an file Biddy Jenkinson san Lárleabharlann

2 June 2011: Lord Mayor receiving donations of books from Michael O’Leary, historian

Liam Roynane, Lord Mayor and Michael O'Leary 2011 

City Librarian Liam Ronayne speaking on the occasion of local historian Michael O’Leary donating historical items to Lord Mayor Cllr Michael O’Connell.  

MOL Group by Billy McGill
At the handing-over function: Senior Executive Librarians John Mullins and Tina Healy examining some items donated by Michael O’Leary (centre), with invited guests, Barry Keating, Richard Henchion, Brendan Buckley, and Walter Chalmers.  Mr O’Leary has donated a large number of local history photographs, archival material, and books to Cork City Libraries over the last decade.  (Photograph © Billy McGill)

Cork World Book Fest 2011

World Book Fest launch 
Writer William Wall, Triskel Arts Centre Literature Manager Ann Luttrell, writer Deirdre Purcell who launched the festival, and City Librarian Liam Ronayne at the formal launch of the Cork World Book Fest ’11

World Book Fest launch audience 
Some of the attendees at the official launch of World Book Festival 11.

Cork: A Scrapbook Through Time

A Scrapbook Through Time 
Cork City Libraries hosted an exhibition by Éabha Landers, a 12-year-old sixth class pupil of St Joseph’s National School, Glanmire, during March.The exhibition is part of  a ‘Discover Cork Schools’ heritage project

Fungie & Mara

Funghi 
At launch of 'Fungie & Mara': city librarian Liam Ronayne, author–creator AnnMarie McCarthy, text author Ré Ó Laighléis, senior library assistant Catherine Creedon, and children's & young people's executive librarians Breda Hassett and Patricia Looney


Choral Festival Donations

Choral Festival Donations  

 Cork International Choral Festival Director John Fitzpatrick, City Librarian Liam Ronayne, Lord Mayor Cllr Michael O'Connell, Chairman of The Association of Irish Choirs Diarmuid Ó Dálaigh, and Anne Fleischmann at the handing over of the Choral Festival documents on 11 January 2011.