Kilkenny Library Service Christmas Programme

Venue: Kilkenny Library Branches countywide
Date: Nov -Dec

Time: Various Times

Kilkenny Library Service is joining forces with Yulefest again this year with a range of events for all ages planned.

Star Stations
During the month of November, our branches in Callan, Castlecomer, City, Ferrybank, Graiguenamanagh, Loughboy, Thomastown and Urlingford will have Star Stations set up for people of all ages can come along to decorate their stars for the Yulefest Star Project.

12 Books of Christmas reading challenge
Our Annual 12 Books of Christmas challenge runs again this year, from December 1st –January 3rd. This is open to individuals, families, and groups e.g. co-workers, and the challenge is to borrow & read 12 books over the month, either together or individually. All completed reading logs go into a draw for a tablet! Log books are available in branches or can be downloaded from our website.

Callan 056 779 4183
Christmas Storytime with Mrs. Claus Tuesday 19th December 4pm. Christmas Colouring competition, entries available in branch. Closing date: Tuesday 2nd January.

Castlecomer 056 444 0561
Christmas movie for families Saturday 16th December 11am. Festival recital by Mary Kelly, Harpist on Tuesday 19th December at 7pm. Christmas Colouring competition, entries available in branch. Closing date: Friday 29th December.

City Library, John’s Quay 056 779 4174
Christmas Storytime with Mrs. Claus Saturday 16th December 11.30pm Customer coffee morning on Thursday 21st December 10-1pm.

Ferrybank 051 897200
Christmas Storytime with Mrs. Claus Wednesday 20th December at 4pm.

Loughboy 056 779 4176
A Christmas Recital of Music and tales for adults. Friday 15th December 6.30pm. Light refreshments served. Christmas Toddler Storytime & Crafts Thursday 21st December at 11.30am will feature Christmas Stories & Crafts.

Graiguenamanagh 056 779 4178
Christmas Movie for children Saturday 16th December 11am. Christmas Storytime Tuesday 19th December 6-6.30pm. Booking essential. Christmas fun with Funky Kids Friday 22nd December, 11am.Booking essential. Customer coffee morning Friday 22nd December, 10-1pm.

Thomastown 056 779 4331
Christmas fun with Funky Kids Saturday 16th December, 11am.Booking essential. Christmas Storytime Wednesday 20th December 6-6.30pm. Booking essential. Customer coffee morning Friday 22nd December, 10-1pm.

Urlingford 056 779 4182
Christmas Paper crafts for 7-9 year olds Saturday 16th December 10.30-12.30pm (Booking Essential) Christmas Storytime with Mrs. Claus .December. 19th @ 6.30pm.