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An Evening with Jan Morris

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Writer Jan Morris at the Year of the Constant Reader event in the Central Library

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Launch of The Year of the Constant Reader Summer Programme

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Cork City players Denis Behan and Greg O'Halloran pictured with library members and the Setanta Sports cup.
Cork City FC are the current Setanta Sports cup champions!

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Cork City players Denis Behan and Greg O'Halloran with the Setanta Sports cup and young fans

Literary Tour of West Cork

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Cork City Libraries' tour group visits Drishane House, Castletownshend, former home of Edith Somerville

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At the graves of Edith Somerville and Violet Martin (Ross) at St Barrahane's Church, Castletownshend

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Librarian Peggy Barrett with book club members at Glebe Gardens, Baltimore

Gibbings' Journeys

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Cal Hyland speaking on the life and works of Robert Gibbings at Central Library, Grand Parade.

World Book Fest 2009

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Library staff John O'Sullivan and Martin Byrne deliver roses to housebound customers to celebrate World Book Fest

Dermot Bolger
Author Dermot Bolger reads at Cork City Libraries during World Book Fest

Stéphane Heuet
Graphic novelist Stephane Heuet gives a masterclass to teens at Cork City Libraries

Gerry Stembridge and Claire Kilroy
Writers Gerry Stembridge and Claire Kilroy at Cork City Libraries for World Book Fest

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Library staff at Cork City Libraries' stall during World Book Fest

Amanda Brunker
Amanda Brunker reads from her novel at Cork City Libraries

Joseph O'Neill


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Author Joseph O'Neill at the Year of the Constant Reader event in the Central Library

Readers Meet Writers

 

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Author Mary O'Sullivan pictured with members of the Douglas Reading Circle


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Author Peter Cunningham pictured with bookclub members at a Year of the Constant Reader event in Mayfield Library

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Writers Ellen McCarthy and Thomas McCarthy with Saturday Book Club member Nora O'Donovan

Ennis Book Club Festival 2009


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Readers from Cork City Libraries attend the Ennis Book Club Festival, 8th March 2009.

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Librarian Sinéad Feely meets author Gerard Stembridge

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Author John Boyne addresses readers at the Ennis Book Club Festival.

Cork Re-Joyce!


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Colbert Kearney speaking at the Year of the Constant Reader Cork Re-Joyce event

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Author Tom McCarthy speaking at the Year of the Constant Reader Cork Re-Joyce event

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Senator David Norris speaking at the Year of the Constant Reader Cork Re-Joyce event

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Senator David Norris speaking at the Year of the Constant Reader Cork Re-Joyce event

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Brendan Ryan speaking at the Year of the Constant Reader Cork Re-Joyce event


Book Swap

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Selection of books available at The Year of the Constant Reader February book swap

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The Year of the Constant Reader February book swap in the Central Library, Grand Parade

Launch of Year of Constant Reader


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Lord Mayor Cllr Brian Bermingham pictured with Ray Lougheed, Evening Echo, John Treacy, IES, Michael Conway Snr, Frinailla Development Ltd., City Librarian Liam Ronayne, and Gina Reidy of 96 FM, at the launch of the Year of the Constant Reader in the Central Library, Grand Parade.

Launch of Stories Project Nov 08


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Lord Mayor Cllr Brian Bermingham, writers Alannah Hopkin and Theo Dorgan, City Librarian Liam Ronayne, Joy Hennebry and Gina Reidy of 96 FM, Michael Conway Snr, Frinailla Development Ltd., Ray Lougheed, Evening Echo, Cllr Tony Fitzgerald, Chair of the Strategic Policy Committee for Culture in Cork City Council and Cork city book club members pictured at the launch of the Year of the Constant Reader Stories project in the English Market.