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World Book Day Event - Lúcháir Leabhar - The Delight of Books in the Guildhhall

06 March 2020

Derry City and Strabane District Council have marked World Book Day and Seachtain na Gaeilge (Irish Language Week) by hosting a storytelling event ‘Lúcháir Leabhar - The Delight of Books’ in the Guildhall.

Irish Language Week offers an opportunity to learners of Irish and fluent speakers alike to celebrate their love of the language, with a focus on community events that promote the everyday use of Irish in everyday settings.

This year’s programme includes a range of events which offer opportunities to use your Irish including: the Fáinne scheme, a celebration of World Book Day, a celebration of International Women’s Day, family events, conversation circle, a Pop-up Gaeltacht and all culminating with the St Patrick’s Day Spring Carnival on Tuesday 17th March.

To keep up-to-date with all that’s happening over the Irish Language Week period you can visit Derry City and Strabane District Council’s Irish Language page at www.derrystrabane.com/gaeilge or check out local Irish language event listings on Facebook at www.facebook.com/foramphobalnagaeilge or Twitter @foramphobal.

Events Programme: https://issuu.com/gaeilge/docs/seachtain_na_gaeilge_2020.