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COMPASS WRITERS: BOOK LAUNCH – TOWARDS WORDS & UNENDING DEPTH

Viking Hotel | Thursday 28th November | 7:30 p.m. All are welcome to an illustrated anthology of poetry and short stories on Thursday 28th November at 7:30 p.m. in the … Continue reading

November 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH WITH DEREK FLYNN

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Friday October 25th 2019 at 7:00pm In his new novel, ‘The Dark’, Derek Flynn returns to the world of private detective, John Ryan. With his city … Continue reading

October 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

IRISH SPOKEN WORD MAGAZINE

Launches October 2019. IRISH SPOKEN WORD MAGAZINE ISSUE 2 LAUNCHES OCTOBER 2019 Boundless & Bare presents BND Magazine ISSUE 2 due to launch October 2019. BND is the only spoken … Continue reading

October 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

PSYCHOTHERAPIST & BEST – SELLING AUTHOR STELLA O’MALLEY .

Ardkeen Library, Saturday 5th October at 11am. Speaking on her latest book,’Fragile – Why we feel more anxious, stressed and overwhelmed than ever, and what we can do about it’ … Continue reading

October 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS BY KAREN POWER

Curraghmore House, Saturday 15th June, Friday 12th July, Sunday 15th August, from 9 am to 4:30 pm Irish Time best selling author, Karen Power presents one day creative writing workshops at … Continue reading

May 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD READING & Q&A SESSION WITH RICHARD SKINNER

The Book Centre, Sunday, 26th May 2019 at 3pm A Special, Free reading and Q&A Session with U.K. Novelist, Poet and Critic, Richard Skinner. Presented in association with “Colligan Falls” Creative Retreat, … Continue reading

May 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH: MINDING JACK BY RICHARD KIRWAN

The Book Centre, Friday 24th May at 6:30pm The launch of Richard Kirwan’s  historical novel, set in the streets of Waterford in 1964, will be held at The Book Centre, … Continue reading

May 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH – TRAMORE OF OUR TIME BY MAXINE KEOGHAN

Tramore Library, Wednesday 10th May at 7pm Tramore of our Times by historian Dr. Maxine Keoghan captures events and the people of Tramore of the twentieth century in great detail. With … Continue reading

April 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

READING – ‘ON TUESDAYS I’M A BUDDIST’ BY MICHAEL HARDING

Theatre Royal, Waterford. Thursday 21st February @ 8.00 p.m. Michael Harding, author, playwright and Irish Times columnist, is on his travels again to read from his latest book On Tuesdays … Continue reading

February 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

COMERAGH: MOUNTAIN, COUM, RIVER, RUMOUR BOOK LAUNCH

Dungarvan Library, Davitt’s Quay, Dungarvan, Thursday 15th November at 6:30pm The Comeragh Mountains in Co. Waterford are renowned for their dramatic ice-gouged coums and lakes – the word Comeragh means … Continue reading

November 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

READING OF DEREK FLYNN

Tramore Library, Thursday September 20th at 7pm   Derek Flynn author of  “Dead Girls” and “Broken Falls” will do a reading and Questions & Answers in Tramore Library on Thursday … Continue reading

September 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

LAUNCH OF JOHN MERNIN’S NEW BOOK

Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, Fri 28th Sept 2018 at 7pm. The launch of John Mernin’s new book “City of Waterford Brass, St Patrick’s Brass Band, T.F Meagher Brass and Reed … Continue reading

September 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS A YOUNG MAN

Theatre Royal Waterford, Friday October 19th – Saturday October 20th at 8:00pm to 10:00pm Rough Magic presents A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce. Adapted … Continue reading

August 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

WHAT GOOD IS LOOKING WELL WHEN YOU’RE ROTTEN ON THE INSIDE

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Saturday September 8th at 8:00pm – 10:00pm One month before his death, retired civil servant and man of few words Paddy O’Grady had a sudden urge … Continue reading

August 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

RED HOUSE POET’S ANTHOLOGY LAUNCH

Lismore Library, Wednesday 4th July, at 7pm   Red House Poets, Lismore, launch their new anthology of poems on Wednesday, 4 July, 7PM at Lismore Library. Building on their first … Continue reading

June 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH – ‘BEYOND THE BREAKWATER: MEMORIES OF HOME’ BY CATHERINE FOLEY

Medieval Museum, Tuesday 1 May at 7pm Beyond the Breakwater: Memories of Home by Catherine Foley will be launched by Damien Tiernan on Tuesday, 1 May at 7 p.m. in … Continue reading

April 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘THE IRISH HOUSE: A PSYCHOGEOGRAPHICAL MAP’, BY RÓISÍN POWER HACKETT

The Friary, Mill Street, Callan, Co. Kilkenny. Friday 16th February, 7:30-8:30 CALLAN LAUNCH OF ‘THE IRISH HOUSE: A PSYCHOGEOGRAPHICAL MAP’, AN ARTIST BOOK BY RÓISÍN POWER HACKETT This event will be launched … Continue reading

February 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

“THE IRISH HOUSE: A PSYCHOGEOGRAPHICAL MAP”, BY RÓISÍN POWER HACKETT

Launch: Waterford City Library, Lady Lane, Waterford. Wednesday 7th Feb, 6-8pm WATERFORD LAUNCH OF ‘THE IRISH HOUSE: A PSYCHOGEOGRAPHICAL MAP’, AN ARTIST BOOK BY RÓISÍN POWER HACKETT The Waterford City … Continue reading

January 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

PETER CUNNINGHAM BOOK LAUNCH

Ardkeen Library Tuesday 21st November 2017 at 6.30pm and Tramore Library 23rd of November at 6.45 Acts of Allegiance is a wonderful brew of a book about politics, family, violence, love, betrayal … Continue reading

November 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

“WARTS AN’ ALL” BOOK LAUNCH

Gealach Gorm Theatre at Kill CC, Saturday Dec 2nd at 8:00pm   Gealach Gorm Theatre is hosting the launch of the book “Warts An’ All”, a joint collaboration from writers … Continue reading

November 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

“TRAMORE” BOOK LAUNCH

Tramore Library, Thursday 24th August 2017, 7pm The History Press Ireland cordially invites you to the launch of “Tramore” by Andy Kelly and Frank O’Donoghue at Tramore Library on august … Continue reading

August 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

“STRUGGLE OR STARVE” BOOK LAUNCH AT GREYFRIARS

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery, Wednesday 16th August 2017 at 7:30pm. Belfast based author and activist Sean Mitchell will launch his book ‘Struggle or Starve’ in the Greyfriars Art Gallery, Waterford, … Continue reading

August 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘FINDING ALISON’ BOOK LAUNCH

The Book Centre Waterford, Friday May 19th @ 6.30pm Black and White Publishing are delighted to invite you to the launch of Deirdre Eustace’s new novel ‘Finding Alison’. Grief and … Continue reading

May 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘IN OTHER WORDS’ BOOK LAUNCH

Greyfriars Municipal Art Gallery, Thursday May 18th @ 5pm – 7pm WCFE Creative Writing Class Book Launch. Enjoy an evening of Waterford College of Further Educations groups creative writing and help in the celebration … Continue reading

May 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘CLOSE TO HOME’ BY FRANK FARRELLY

NEW POETRY BOOK LAUNCH IN GREYFRIARS GALLERY Thursday 27th April at 6pm You are invited to the launch of the new poetry book ‘Close to Home’ by Frank Farrelly. Wine … Continue reading

April 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

JACK O’HARE – BOOK LAUNCH

Greyfriars Municipal Gallery, 10th Dec @ 5pm – 7pm. You are cordially invited to the official launch of Jack O’Hare’s new book ‘The Pleasure of Painting in Watercolour’ with guest … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · 2 Comments

I LOVE 2 LOL – BOOK LAUNCH

Tramore Coastguard Cultural Centre, Thursday 24th Nov @ 6pm Sean Kelly’s ‘I Love 2 LOL’ is a book & CD of funnies/monologues/jokes and original parody songs. Yes! As the names suggests, it’s designed to … Continue reading

November 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

THE DIARY OF MARY TRAVERS

Greyfriars Gallery, 7th May at 2pm to 3pm Join us for an in depth conversation at Greyfriars with Dr Eihear Walshe and Carlo Gebler discussing the wonderful work ‘The Diary of … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD WRITERS WEEKEND FESTIVAL

County Waterford May 5 – 8th Waterford Writers Weekend launches a jam-packed programme, which announces over 28 events for adults and children across the city. Speaking at the programme launch … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

WE WERE THERE: 77 WOMEN OF THE EASTER RISING BOOK LAUNCH AND LECTURE

Central Library, Lady Lane This Saturday (19 March) at 3pm. Waterford City and County Council Central Library, in Lady Lane will host the launch of We were There: 77 Women of the Easter … Continue reading

March 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

UNWIND & BIND

12th April – 17th May every Tuesday, 7pm – 8:30pm Central Arts in association with South Paw Book Art presents ‘Unwind and Bind, A six week Book Art workshop.   … Continue reading

January 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH AT GREYFRIARS GALLERY ‘CHRONICLES OF THE NIGHT: CHASING SHADOWS’ BY EMER PENNY

Book Launch at  Greyfriars Gallery Wednesday  20th January from  6pm  to 8pm. CHRONICLES OF THE NIGHT: CHASING SHADOWS By Emer Penny View this Author’s Spotlight Price: Usual price online is … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

LAUNCH OF ‘INTO THE LIGHT’ – ARTIST BOOK AND EXHIBITION BY CORINA DUYN AT LISMORE LIBRARY

Dutch artist Corina Duyn began her creative life after moving to Ireland in 1990. From 1998 her work has focused on exploring her chronic illness through art and writing. After … Continue reading

September 22, 2015 · Leave a comment