Photographs of World Book
Shannon Library Competition:
Potter and the Deathly Hallows Book Cover Competition
World Book Day, 1st March
2007 - The Artist Speaks
Artist Pat Ryan speaks about his work and explores the relationship
between photography and painting in Sean Lemass Public Library,
Shannon on Thursday, 1st March, between 11.00am and 12.30pm. Admission
World Book Day
was celebrated in Britain and Ireland on Thursday, March 1st 2007.
To mark this day, a Readathon was held in; Ennis, Ennistymon, Kildysart,
Kilkee, Killaloe, Kilrush, Lisdoonvarna, Miltown Malbay, Newmarket
on Fergus, Shannon, Sixmilebridge and Tulla Libraries.
Schools and members of the public
were invited to do short readings from books of their choice throughout
the day in the library. A collection was made for Book Aid International
which provides books for children in Sub-Saharan Africa and Palestine.
For more information on Book Aid International see www.bookaid.org
Other events included a Fancy Dress
Competition, Charlotte’s Web craft sessions, storytime and
colouring sessions, a Design a Book Cover Competition and an artist’s
exhibition and talk in Sean Lemass Public Library, Shannon.