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Library Pride Events 2024

Join South Dublin Libraries in Celebrating Pride Month!


Get ready to paint the town rainbow with South Dublin Libraries as they roll out a jam-packed schedule of Pride Month festivities! From celebrating diversity to spreading love and equality, these events promise a jamboree of fun and learning. Join in, mark those calendars, and let's rock this inclusive party, folks! 🌈🎉

Ballyroan Library 

June 4th 2024 - Teen Write Club: Pride Poetry Slam @ 5pm 

A special session of our Teen Write Club we will be sharing poetry for Pride! Share your own poetry or a favourite poem celebrating the LGBTQ+ community. For ages 13-17.  Book here

June 12th 2024 Pride Movie Screening 

Come along and join us for this screening of this 1991 cult classic, Fried Green Tomatoes. Rated PG-13 and not suitable for younger viewers. Film run time is 2 hours and 10 minutes.  Book here

June 20th 2024 - Makerspace: Pride Edition 2024 @ 3pm

Would you like to design and print your own T-Shirt for Pride? Then come along to this fun workshop at Ballyroan Library and design your own T-Shirt on Canva. Suitable for 12+ Book here 

June 25th 2024 - Badge Making Station at Ballyroan Library from 12pm

Would you like to make your own badge to celebrate Pride? Come along to the library today and use our badge making station. All welcome but children must be supervised by an adult.  All Welcome

Castletymon Library 

Rainbow Arts & Crafts, Mon 24th June at 3.30pm

A fun, colourful and inclusive session of arts and crafts for children. Adult participation necessary. Booking from Mon 3rd June at

Reeling in the Queers – Tales of Ireland’s LGBTQ+ Past, a talk with Author Paraic Kerrigan, Weds 26th June at 6.30pm

Join author Páraic Kerrigan as he talks about his new book, which marks 50 years of the founding of an LGBTQ rights movement in Ireland and explores the lesser-known stories of the fight for LGBTQ rights. Booking from Mon 3rd June at

Pride Badge-Making session, Fri 28th June: at 2pm – 3.30pm

Come to the library and choose one of our readymade pride badges or design and make your own to take home. All welcome

Clondalkin Library 

 'Show your Pride Badge Making'  Friday 21st June 12.00 - 4.30pm 

Come to the library to make and colour in your own badge design or pick a design from our pre-made templates! All Welcome!

Lucan Library

Tuesday 18th June 5.30pm

Film Showing: The Talented Mr Ripley All Welcome

Book Display for Pride Month

YA Book Club have chosen Nick and Charlie by Alice Oseman and We Contain Multitudes by Sandra Henstra – both Pride picks

North Clondalkin Library 

Make Your own rainbow key ring with Lisa.  Thursday 27th June at 3:30pm

3D print your own keyring with your initials and paint it in the colours of the rainbow to celebrate Pride.  Age Group: 7+  Book Here 

Rainbow Badge making Station  Thursday 27th June at 10am - 7pm 

Make your own badge to wear for Pride!  All welcome.

PRIDE BINGO with Bingo Dave Wednesday 26th June at 7.30pm

Come and play Bingo with a special Pride themed edition. Lots of fun and prizes to be had in a warm and friendly environment.

 PRIDE MOVIE: The Bird Cage Friday 28th June pm.

Hilarious comedy starring Robin Williams, Nathan Lane & Gene Hackman.  All welcome.

Tallaght Library 

Pride Bingo - Tuesday 25th June, 6pm

Come and play our in-house Bingo with a special Pride themed edition. Lots of fun and prizes to be had in a warm and friendly environment. Booking through from Monday 10th June.

Name That Tune with Kara Kalua -  Wednesday 26th June 6 pm 

Join us for a fantastic night of fun and music as we celebrate Pride with classic game of Name That Tune hosted by the wonderful Drag artist Kara Kalua. Booking through from Monday 10th June.

Movie Club Pride Special -  Thursday 27th June, 6pm

Our Movie club film this month is the classic Too Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything! Julie Newmar starring Wesley Snipes, Patrick Swayze, and John Leguizamo as three New York City drag queens who get stranded in a small American town.   All Welcome