Galway City Library!
Galway City Library / Galway Dance Project
An Evening of Dance, Movement and Spoken Word
Galway City Library, St. Augustine Street, Galway
This is the 5th year that Galway City Library has participated in Culture Night. This busy library will close at 5pm (to allow for the events to be set up ) and re-open again at 5.45pm with the first of the evening’s shows starting at 6pm.
6pm: I’ll Live ‘til I Die
A celebration in talk, story and song of the iconic Delia Murphy. Take delight in the songs of the iconic balladeer, Delia Murphy and hear her fascinating life story told by her niece Carmen Cullen.
6pm: Journeys Creative Writing Group celebration of Active Ageing.
The Journeys Creative Writing Group invites everyone to join them for a Culture Night celebration of active ageing. Bring along a favourite poem and join in or just listen. Juvenile Section of the Library 6pm to 7pm.
7.30pm: Galway Dance Project
To celebrate Culture Night 2012, Galway Dance Project is delighted to present a series of live short performances by some of Galway’s finest dancers at Galway City Library, followed by screenings of filmed footage of a broad spectrum of Galway’s Dance Community.
YAP Art Project
This art project celebrates the Youth Advocate Programmes 10th birthday in Ireland.The art project was created by six youths on the programme. It symbolises two advocates supporting and guiding two youths through the YAP programme. The project was completed over a five day period with the support of artist Margaret Nolan who assisted in developing the vision.
Dance Library Collection Display
A collection of over 80 DVDs and books on Dance. So come discover DVDs and books from every Dance genre!
Art Exhibition: ‘Autumnal Echoes’ by Aoife Bheilbigh
This exhibition consists of a series of mixed media paintings depicting abstract expressions of nature. The artist draws on the unique colours and textures found in sky, sea and mountains, employing a unique painterly style similar to pointillism. The paintings are vibrant and colourful, inspiring the spectator to observe their natural surroundings through an imaginative eye.
Culture Night in the City Library should be one to remember. Further details from Bernie at City Library 091-561666