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What did the Doctor say? – 5 week course/other events Ballyfermot Library

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A five week course in Ballyfermot Library to help you understand issues and language relating to your everyday health.

Keep track of your hospital appointments, GP and Dental visits

Your local Pharmacy

Understanding health related vocabulary

Tips on healthy eating and lifestyle

Join us on Tuesday afternoons in Ballyfermot Library – five week course from 27/9/2022 – 25/10/2022

Presented by CDETB Ballyfermot Training Centre this course is free but places are limited, contact the library to register by phoning 012228422 or emailing

Dublin Festival of History

Children’s History Workshop: Dublin’s Secret Symbols

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Ballyfermot Library is delighted to host a free children’s history workshop for children aged 9-12, with Dervilia Roche, Dublin’s first Historian-in-Residence for Children on Saturday 1st October, 2.30-3.30pm
In this workshop children can explore Dublin’s past, through hidden animals, people and symbols found on buildings, before creating their very own history-inspired sculptures and drawings.

The Historian-in-Residence for Children is part of the Creative Residency programme, made by Dublin City Council Culture Company in partnership with Dublin City Libraries.

Suitable for children aged 9-12 accompanied by an adult.

This event takes place as part of Dublin Festival of History 2022.

Dublin Festival of History is brought to you by Dublin City Council and organised by Dublin City Libraries, in partnership with Dublin City Council Culture Company.

For the full programme please visit

and also Dublin Festival of History

Firefighting Beginnings: 300 Years of the Insurance Brigades

Ballyer Trad Hub presents an Autumn season of workshops and Meet the Maker events 

Exhibition: The Lighthouse in the Library

Toddler Morning

Children’s Storytime

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Come along to our weekly children’s storytime in Ballyfermot Junior Library every Wednesday afternoon at 3pm. 

Join library staff for some fun stories and chill out with some good books.

Creative Studio Recording Booths

My Little Library Book Bag

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Ballyfermot Library Opening Hours

Monday: 10am-8pm

Tuesday: 10am-8pm

Wednesday: 10am-8pm

Thursday: 10am-8pm

Friday: 10am-5pm

Saturday: 10am-5pm



Tel: (01)2228422 Email:

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