first_imgDonegal Library Service want to get you in the mood this holiday season by running ‘Family time at your Library’ events in all thirteen libraries in December.‘Family Time at your Library’ is part of the national Right to Read campaign which supports a family-focused approach to children’s reading, with the aim of promoting reading as a fun recreational activity for children.Donegal Library Service hope to increase awareness, among parents and families, in services and resources for children in public libraries. Donna Cavanagh, Senior Executive Librarian said the Library Service is delighted to be holding free and fun events for children and parents to enjoy together.“The libraries are open to all and we are always working to improve the service we offer to everyone. Your library card holds so much potential and we are confident you will have an enjoyable time at your local Family Time at your Library event,” she said.So, to anticipate the joy of snuggling down with a really good book over the Christmas holidays, why don’t you come along to one of the free events? The events include:‘Christmas Family Storytime’ in the Winter decorated Junior Library section in Central Library.‘Christmas Stories and Songs’ with Emma Porter from Vivid Performance school of drama in Buncrana Library.‘Pyjama Party and Storytelling’ with Mrs Claus in Carndonagh Library. ‘Design your own Christmas Decorations’ in Twin Towns Library where you can also enjoy the crafts table and some festive treats. Leabharlann Phobail Ghaoth Dobhair will also have a ‘Cóisir Phitseámaí le Scéalaíocht ‘An Treain Pholach’ le Mairead Ní Mhaonaigh.For more information on events please visit www.donegallibrary.ie or contact your local library to book a place.Check out their Facebook and Twitter page @ Donegal County Library, where you can keep an eye out for more great events!Events:Letterkenny MDDate and TimeEventCentralTel: 074 9124950Thur 5th Dec at 6.30 pmChristmas Family Storytime in our Winter decorated Junior Library sectionMilfordTel: 074 9124950Wed 11th December at 6.30pmA Magical Christmas Family Story Time eventCentralTel: 074 9124950Thur 12th Dec at 6.00 pmMagical Christmas Family Reading Time eventStranorlar MDDate and TimeEventTwin TownsTel:  074 9175384Tue 3rd Decemberat 6.30 pmMrs Claus Storytelling; Make your own decorations at our crafts table; Be the first to pick from our Children’s Christmas Collection; and enjoy some festive treats.RaphoeTel:  074 9144115Thur 5th Dec from 3pm to 5pmEarly Bird Christmas Books – Be the first to pick from our Children’s Christmas Collection. We will have a junior Christmas craft session and festive treatsLiffordTel:  074 9172726Fri 6th Dec from 3pm to 5pmEarly Bird Christmas Books – Be the first to pick from our Children’s Christmas Collection. We will have a junior Christmas craft session and festive treats  Donegal MDDate and TimeEventDonegal TownTel 074 9725329Tue 10th Dec at 11.00 amChristmas StorytimeBallyshannonTel 071 9858824Wed 11th Dec at 11.00 amChristmas StorytimeBundoranTel:  071 9829665Wed 18th Dec at 6.30 pmPyjama Party   Inishowen MDDate and TimeEventBuncranaTel:  074 9361941Wed 11th Dec at 6.00 pmPyjama Party and Christmas stories and songs with Emma Porter from Vivid Performance school of dramaMovilleTel:  074 9385110Wed 11th Dec at 6.30 pmPyjama Party and Storytelling with Mrs Claus  CarndonaghTel:  074 9373701Thur 12th Dec at 6.30 pmPyjama Party and Storytelling with Mrs ClausGlenties MDDate and TimeEvent Leabharlann Phobail Ghaoth DobhairTel:  074 9560862Dé Céadaoin 4ú Nollaig ag 6.00 i.nCóisir Phitseámaí le Scéalaíocht ‘An Treain Pholach’ le Mairead Ní Mhaonaigh agus Ceardaíocht Marla le Jumping Clay.Leabharlann Phobail Na RosannTel: 074 9522500Dé Sathairn 14 Nollaig ag 11.30 rnScéalaíocht agus Ceardaíocht na Nollag le Breege Ward  Donegal libraries running free festive family events was last modified: December 2nd, 2019 by Dionne MeehanShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:booksCHristmasdonegaleventsfamilyInishowenletterkennylibraryStranorlarlast_img

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