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Leabharlann Phoiblí Chuimhneacháin Mhic Suibhne, Chill Chaoi
Sweeney Memorial Public Library, Kilkee
Cultúrlann Sweeney, Kilkee

Contact: Ms. Anne Finnucane, Sweeney Memorial Public Library, Cultúrlann Sweeney, O'Connell Street, Kilkee, County Clare.
Tel: (065) 9056034


The Sweeney Memorial Public Library, Kilkee, has a stock of over 12,800 items for lending and there are ten free public access internet PCs.

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This library was founded in the 1950s with money bequeathed from Dr. William J. Sweeney, Union City, New Jersey whose grandfather was born in Kilkee in 1833.  The newly refurbished library was opened on the 27th of February 2012 by Jimmy Deenihan, T.D., Minister for Arts, Heritage & Gaeltacht Affairs.

Dr. William Joseph Sweeney
   a biography

Trustees Pleased with New Library
   The Clare Champion, May 9, 1953

Kilkee Library Scheme Approved by the High Court
   The Clare Champion, April 28, 1962

Minister Officially Opens €1.6M Cultúrlann Sweeney In Kilkee
   February 27th, 2012.

Lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge i gCill Chaoi - le Pádraig Ó Riain



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Opening hours:

Monday and Wednesday 1.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. and 6.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 10.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Saturday 10.30 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.

Sweeney Memorial Public LibraryThe newly refurbished Sweeney Memorial Public Library in Cultúrlann Sweeney

Photo copyright Eamonn Ward

Photo copyright Eamonn Ward

Photo copyright Eamonn Ward

Map of Kilkee ©2010 Ordnance Survey Ireland,488841,659983,7,10 © 2010 Ordnance Survey Ireland

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