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Our Events Diary

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Kilrush

Book Club

Usually the last Thursday of the month

Thursday 25 July 5.00pm

They that May Face the Rising Sun by John McGahern

Thursday 29 August 5.00pm

Girl by Edna O'Brien

Irish Language Book Club

Usually the first Thursday of the month

Thursday 6 June 5.00pm

Suaimhneas agus Mishuaimhneas by Sean A. Mathuna.

Author Tea Time

Meet an author to chat over tea and cake.

Sunday 7 July 2-3.30 pm

Meet Carsten Krieger, author and photographer. Carsten's latest book is The Whispering Land - Myths, Legends and Lore from the Wild Atlantic Way. Join us for an afternoon of tea, cake and bookish and natural history chat with Carsten.

Open Mic

Usually the last Friday of the month. Free social event for lovers of poetry, flash fiction and creative writing of all kinds. Bring your own work to share, a favourite piece to read, or just come to listen. Everyone welcome. Tea, coffee and treats provided.

Friday 26 July 6.30pm 

Hosted this month by Pete Mullineaux and Moya Roddy..

Special Events

Book launches, talks and other events

Cosy Concert Series Spring/Summer 2024

We are pleased to be offering our Kilrush shop as the venue for this series of intimate concerts, featuring local performers. The concerts are hosted by our friends at Silverwood Events. Click here for full details and tickets.


Gardener's Get-Togethers

A monthly social gathering for gardeners, hosted by Silverwood Events and Kilrush Tidy Towns. There will be a topical talk and Q&A each month with local gardening experts, plus a seed and plant swap, free refreshments and a 10% discount on gardening books during the event.

Sunday 14 July 2.00pm

Hosted by Lily de Sylva and Kilrush Tidy Towns. Gardening chat, seed and plant swap, and 10% off gardening books.

Ennistymon

Book Club

Usually the second Thursday of the month

Thursday 11 July 7.00pm

A Little Luck by Claudia Pineiro.

Special Events

Book launches, talks and other events

Saturday 31 August and Sunday 1 September

Ennistymon Book Town Festival.

Saturday 21 September

We will have a book stall at Clare Pride, in Glor, Ennis.

Sunday 22 September

We will have a book stall at Harvest - Music and Garden Festival, held at the Ennis Showgrounds.