What's On: April-June 2017

dlr LexIcon and dlr Libraries' latest programme of events: ‘What's On: April-June 2017’ is available now. Packed full of fabulous exhibitions, events, talks, author visits, classes, workshops, music, theatre and much more, we invite you to pull up a chair, take time to read and mark your diaries! You can pick up a copy in any dlr Library from today, or read online here.
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ALT Futures Hackathon

dlr LexIcon Lab; Friday 5 May: 6.00 - 8.00pm:
Meet, Greet & Team up
Saturday 6 May: 9.30am - 8.00pm:
Hackathon with Prize Giving at 7pm
Tickets: €15 (includes lunch) 

dlr LexIcon Hackathon on Assisted Living Technologies (ALT). Calling on all hackers, technology enthusiasts and assisted living advocates. Register now to take part in this exciting Hackathon which looks at improving people's lives by developing new Assisted Living Technologies (ALTs).
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Life and Language in Georgia: Exhibition organised by the Embassy of Georgia to Ireland 

Exhibition Launch: dlr LexIcon, Level 3, Wed 5 April at 6.45pm.
All Welcome
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One City One Book events

Pick up the Dublin One City One Book leaflet for 2017.
dlr Libraries have lots going on in April including 'An Evening of Songs and Melodies from 1920s-40s' on Monday 10th April at 7.00pm, a talk on 'Marconi and the Magic of Radio' on Wednesday 12th April at 7.00pm plus lots more, including events for children. Don’t miss 'Spies, Lies and Secret Messages' workshops with Aoife Munn on 1st April at 11.30am and 2.30pm and school visits with Irish History Live on 5th and 6th April. Full details can be found in the One City One book leaflet, in our What’s On brochure and online here.
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Storysmiths: A Workshop for Junior Cert Students with Dave Rudden

Saturday 1 April, 11am-1pm, suitable for Junior Cert Students
Max 15, booking required.

Ideal for all Junior Cert students who would like help with their writing. Bestselling author (Knights of the Borrowed Dark) and ex-English teacher, Dave Rudden is here to help with writing tips,fun challenges and encouragement. 
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Mountains to Sea dlr Book Festival 2017 kicks off!

The Mountains to Sea dlr Book festival is in full swing! If you haven't already picked up the programme, you can pick one up around Dún Laoghaire, in any dlr library or read it online here. We hope you enjoy the festival atmosphere.
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Free Website Sources for Historical Maps of Ireland

dlr LexIcon Lab, Wed 5 April 11am-12pm.

Come along and listen to Jane Nolan, Maps & GIS Librarian from UCD, as Jane shows a range of free websites where you can view historical maps of Ireland. Should be of great interest to local historians and anyone interested in family history. Organised by UCD as part of the All Aboard 2017 Digital Citizenship Project taking place from 3-7 April 2017. All welcome, no booking required

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