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Hook Tourism Pho­tog­ra­phy Exhibition con­tin­ues till March 29 in Bun­clody Li­brary. This exhibition was or­gan­ised by Hook Tourism, a com­mu­nity or­gan­i­sa­tion which has been in ex­is­tence for over 50 years. Its aim is to pro­mote the Hook Penin­sula as a pre­mier tourist des­ti­na­tion and to pro­tect its un­spoiled nat­u­ral land­scape and built her­itage. Thurs­day, March 15, at 7 p.m. Mu­si­cal Evening with lo­cal artists. To co­in­cide with St Pa­trick’s week­end lo­cal mu­si­cians will pro­vide an evening of both in­stru­men­tal and vo­cal mu­sic in Bun­clody Li­brary. These events have proved very pop­u­lar in the re­cent past. Please come along. Book­ing es­sen­tial. Thurs­day, March 22, at 7 p.m. Author visit with Carmel Har­ring­ton – Carmel has vast me­dia ex­pe­ri­ence, as a reg­u­lar pan­el­list on TV3’s Elaine and Mid­day. In ad­di­tion, her TV ap­pear­ances in­clude WNDU-TV in US, BBC in UK, The To­day Show, Ire­landAM and the Morn­ing Show in Ire­land. She has been in­ter­viewed many times on ra­dio, on shows that in­clude BBC Ra­dio Ul­ster and RTÉ’s Ryan Tubridy Show. If that wasn’t enough to make the jug­gle strug­gle real, she is Chair of Wex­ford Lit­er­ary Fes­ti­val, which she has cu­rated for four years and co-founder of the In­spi­ra­tion Pro­ject. She has given author talks and work­shops in schools, li­braries and fes­ti­vals, through­out Ire­land, UK and US Satur­day, March 24, at 2.30 p.m.

Yoga for Adults (Croi Yoga) – As part of the Healthy Ire­land Ini­tia­tive this is a yoga work­shop for adults in Bun­clody Li­brary. Our yoga work­shops are very pop­u­lar for all age groups, par­tic­u­larly as there is an em­pha­sis on health and wel­lbe­ing. Book­ing es­sen­tial.

Wed­nes­day, March 28 – Movie for chil­dren at 2.30 p.m. Based on a novel by a fa­mous author this movie de­picts the tale of a fa­ther and son con­spir­ing to thwart a lo­cal busi­ness­man’s plans to buy their land by poach­ing his game pheas­ants.

Thurs­day the 29th at 7 p.m. His­tory of the Cillini with Tay­lor Walk: Tay­lor will talk on the his­tory of the Catholic church in Ire­land and its role in the de­vel­op­ment of cil­líní. She has cat­a­logued all ex­ca­vated sites in both the Repub­lic and in North­ern Ire­land that have con­firmed or highly prob­a­ble cil­lín buri­als. Ad­di­tion­ally, she con­sid­ers the eth­i­cal con­cerns sur­round­ing the ex­ca­va­tion of those types of sites, as well as the hands-off at­ti­tude held by many even when the site is threat­ened. She ex­am­ines the ex­ca­va­tion, record­ing, and anal­y­sis tech­niques utilised at the thirty-five ex­ca­vated cil­lín sites, draw­ing sim­i­lar­i­ties be­tween them, and demon­strat­ing the in­for­ma­tion that can be ob­tained from study­ing and memo­ri­al­is­ing those buried within cil­líní. Book­ing es­sen­tial.

On Thurs­day, April 5, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Ir­ish Heart Foun­da­tion Mo­bile Health Unit will visit Bun­clody Li­brary. Free Blood Pres­sure Checks and Heart Health in­for­ma­tion with Ir­ish Heart Foun­da­tion Mo­bile Unit. On the day two nurses will be avail­able on the Ir­ish Heart Foun­da­tion mo­bile health unit to pro­vide Free Blood Pres­sure Checks and Heart Health in­for­ma­tion. The one to one ad­vice of­fered by the nurse is a vi­tal part of this check. Con­tact Bun­clody Li­brary for fur­ther de­tails.

Reg­u­lar Adult Events

Adult Read­ing Cir­cle

The next meet­ing of the read­ing cir­cle is on Fri­day, March 9, at 11 a.m. New mem­bers are al­ways wel­come. Reg­u­lar Chil­dren’s Events Ju­nior Read­ing Cir­cle ‘Bun­clody Book Cave’ Ju­nior Read­ing Cir­cle meets again on Fe­bru­ary 22 at 4 p.m. Tod­dler Story Time

Join us on Fri­day morn­ings at 11 a.m. Come along with your tod­dler or preschooler for sto­ries, rhymes and songs.

Knit­ting Club takes place on Wed­nes­days at 10.30 a.m.

Book­ing is es­sen­tial for all events. Tel: 053 9375466.

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