Monday Events List

Tech Week 2016

09:00, Mon 25 Apr

Dublin (various locations)

Tech Week 2016 is a week of nationwide events that are organised by the Irish Computer Society. Many events are targeting students and pupils, so if you have some in your household, get them check out 😉

Tech Week runs from Sunday 24 April until Saturday 30 April.


Readings from Alan Sillitoe

18:00, Mon 25 Apr

Corrigan’s, Mountpleasant Avenue Lower, Rathmines, Dublin 6

To mark the 6th anniversary of the death of Alan Sillitoe, a reading from his literary works (including from his first novel ‘Saturday Night and Sunday Morning’) will take place in Corrigan’s/The Mount Pleasant Inn in Rathmines.

Admission is free.


Introduction to 3D printing

18:00 – 20:00, Mon 25 Apr

dlr LexIcon – Library and Cultural Centre, Haigh Terrace, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

This is a workshop in the LexIcon Library that will give a basic introduction to 3D printing and will get you started with your first 3D printed object.

Admission is free, but booking is required via the Eventbrite site below.


Easter 1916 and the Irish revolution: new perspectives – Talk

19:00, Mon 25 Apr

National Library, Kildare Street, Dublin 2

Dr Fearghal McGarry (Queen’s University Belfast + historical consultant for An Post’s GPO Witness History Interpretive Centre and several other 1916 centenary projects) will provide an overview of the Easter Rising and set that event within the broader context of the revolutionary decade by considering the reasons for the rebellion, its impact and consequences. He will also reflect on how recent research and the availability of new sources have added to our understanding of the Rising.

All welcome and booking is not required


Lazy Band – Gig

20:00, Mon 25 Apr

Arthur’s Pub, 28 Thomas Street, Dublin 8

The Lazy Band will play their americana, folk, roots, trad, country and even a bit of soul in Arthur’s Pub on Monday. Special guest will be Darragh Cullen (of the New 52).

Admission is free.


New Radio Telescopes – Astronomy Talk

20:00, Mon 25 Apr

Ely House, 8 Ely Place, Dublin 2

Prof Tom Ray (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies) will talk about how new radio telescopes (LOFAR – Low Frequency Radio Array and ALMA – Atacama Large Millimeter Array) work and what the new technical challenges are.

Admission is free.


Donal Kirk & Anto Drennan – Gig

21:30, Mon 25 Apr

JJ Smyth’s Jazz & Blues Club, 12 Aungier Street, Dublin 2

Donal Kirk and Anto Drennan are playing music from Lowell George Little Feat, Bonnie Raitt, Free, Bad Company, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Beatles, Bobby Bland, Vince Gill, Ray Charles, Etta James, Elvis, Ry Cooder, Dobie Gray, Guy Clarke, early ZZ Top, Dave Edmunds, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Willie Nelson.

Admission is free.


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