Community Centres & Facilities

dlr LexIcon Family Day

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Monday, August 10, 2015
Dun Laoghaire
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On Saturday 15 August 2015, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Library Service will celebrate the overwhelming success of the first eight months of dlr LexIcon with a ‘Family Day’.


The event is all about celebrating the wonderful public space that is dlr LexIcon, with a particular emphasis on children and families. A wonderful programme of both indoor and outdoor activities and events have been arranged for children and adults around the themes of imagination, dreams and storytelling. These will include:

  • Circus Skills Workshop with Street Theatre Ireland
  • Story Time with Vroom-Town (Emer Conlon)
  • An original play entitled ‘Dreams under the Roof’ by Magikloko Theatre Company exploring the themes of wonder and dreaming big Comic workshops, demonstrating how to draw your own comical characters and create a mini-comic book will be run by Alan Nolan, author of Fintan’s Fifteen
  • Family, Kids and Laughter Yoga
  • The telling of Irish Fairy Stories by Helena Byrne

The ‘Book Doctor’ will also be available at the LexIcon from 11.30am - 3pm. We welcome anyone who wishes to visit the Doctor to consult on your favourite books and come away with a prescription for your next one.

All events are free and will be filled on a first come first served basis. No booking required but come early to ensure you get a plce.

Further details; librarybookings@dlrcoco.ie 01 2362700