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Summer Stars Storytime

Ennistymon Library

  • Literacy development
  • Storytime
  • Children

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Sewing Workshop with Giddygoat Patchwork

Shannon Library

  • Creativity
  • Sewing Workshop
  • Children

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Become a Librarian for a Morning

Miltown Malbay Library

  • Children

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Summer Stars Storytime & Craft

Shannon Library

  • Arts and crafts
  • Creativity
  • Storytime
  • Children

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Origami Workshop

Shannon Library

  • Arts and crafts
  • Creativity
  • Children

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News

Summer Stars Reading Programme and activities coming this summer.

 We are delighted to tell you that our Summer Stars Reading Programme is starting at the earlier date of 4th June this…

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News

Facelift for Ennistymon Library

The front area of Ennistymon Library has received a massive facelift over the last couple of months. Thanks to our…

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Children’s Movie Screening

Shannon Library

  • Film screening
  • All ages
  • Children

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Event

Summer Stars Storytime & Craft

Shannon Library

  • Arts and crafts
  • Creativity
  • Storytime
  • Children

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Event

Summer Stars Storytime & Craft

Sixmilebridge Library

  • Arts and crafts
  • Creativity
  • Storytime
  • Children

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Event

Children’s Movie Screening

Shannon Library

  • Film screening
  • All ages
  • Children

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Book Blast

Shannon Library

  • Arts and crafts
  • Creativity
  • Children

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Services

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    Sensory Kits

    All of our libraries have Sensory Kits available for use during library opening hours. The Sensory Kit consists of a…

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    Sensory Gardens

    Clare Libraries has three sensory gardens located at Kilkee, Shannon and Ennistymon libraries. The gardens are landscaped with native plants,…

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    LOTE4Kids

    LOTE4Kids has over 2,000 digital picture books in 50+ languages. Access them online for free with your library card.

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    eBooks

    Your library card gives you free access to thousands of eBooks which can be borrowed and downloaded to your devices.

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    Reader Pen

    A reader pen is a convenient portable tool to support independent reading and literacy. Users can scan text with the…

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    Magic Tables

    The Magic Table or Tovertafel is a ceiling-based projector that shines multi-coloured lights, sounds and games onto a table or…

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    Books for children

    Children can borrow books, eBooks and audiobooks, use our online resources and come to events throughout the year in all Clare libraries.

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    Services to schools

    Clare Libraries has a dedicated Children’s Library service that coordinates services to primary and secondary schools.  All primary and secondary…

Projects

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    Creative Ireland

    Creative Ireland is a culture and well-being programme for people and communities. Its aim is to transform and inspire people,…

  • Children reading books

    Right to Read

    Right to Read is a national programme to promote literacy and reading development for people of all ages and backgrounds. It includes national programmes designed to promote children's reading and literacy.