Educational

Encouraging your Child’s STEM learning at Home:  A ‘How To’ Panel Discussion

Tuesday, 15th June, 7pm, via ZoomThis event is being hosted by Kildare Library and Arts Service in partnership with the Maynooth University Department of Chemistry Parents have a key role to play in encouraging and harnessing their child’s natural curiosity around STEM learning (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). However, many parents don’t know where to start… Continue reading Encouraging your Child’s STEM learning at Home:  A ‘How To’ Panel Discussion

Digital Library Resources, Digital Resources, Digital Services, Educational

Kildare Library Services – eServices Webshow

Take some time to learn about the e-services available to you for free through your local Kildare Library Service. Our successful classes last week taught users how to access eBooks and eAudiobooks, online classes and digital newspapers. Join us on Zoom this week to learn about our Music streaming service Freegal and or how to… Continue reading Kildare Library Services – eServices Webshow

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Guide to Downloading Bolinda BorrowBox eBooks to an eReader or PC

Borrowbox eBooks can be used on all eReaders except Kindle eReaders (however Kindle Fire and Amazon Fire Tablets do allow you to download the Borrowbox app and read Borrowbox eBooks). Step 1 Install Adobe Digital Editions To read eBooks on your eReader or PC you will need to install Adobe Digital Editions on your computer.… Continue reading Guide to Downloading Bolinda BorrowBox eBooks to an eReader or PC

Digital Library Resources, Digital Resources, Digital Services, Educational

Kildare Library eServices Webshow

Take some time to learn about the e-services available to you for free through your local Kildare Library Service. Learn how to access eBooks and eAudiobooks, or online classes, digital newspapers, eMagazines and even learn a new language online. Join us on Zoom for a guide to getting started with this service by booking your… Continue reading Kildare Library eServices Webshow

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Let’s Talk About Parenting April Events

The ‘Let's talk about Parenting’ Programme is a FREE series of talks and workshops for Parents, and Professionals working with children and young people in County Kildare. Presently all our talks are being provided online. The programme is provided by Kildare Library Service, is funded by Kildare County Council and is supported by Kildare CYPSC,… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Parenting April Events

Educational, General Information

Learn About butterflies Day March 14th 2021

By Elaine Patterson, Newbridge Headquarters Photo by Cindy Gustafson on Pexels.com Learn about Butterflies Day happens on the 14th March and is the perfect excuse to learn more about the species of butterflies and moths that live in Ireland. There are some helpful websites that you can use to identify the different species of Irish… Continue reading Learn About butterflies Day March 14th 2021

Digital Library Resources, Digital Resources, Digital Services, Educational

Let’s Talk About Parenting March Events

Let's Talk About ParentingThe ‘Let's talk about Parenting’ Programme is a FREE series of talks and workshops for Parents, and Professionals working with children and young people in County Kildare. Presently all our talks are being provided online. The programme is provided by Kildare Library Service, is funded by Kildare County Council and is supported by Kildare CYPSC,… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Parenting March Events

Digital Services, Educational, General Information

New Kildare Library Service – Age Friendly Digital Training

Kildare Library Service invites you to take part in a new initiative connecting our older service users with our vast array of e-services which are readily available online. Our Library Digital Ambassadors will provide three one-to-one online sessions which will enable you to become familiar and proficient in using our many online services. Coaching can… Continue reading New Kildare Library Service – Age Friendly Digital Training

Educational, General Information, Keep Well Campaign

Kildare Town Tidy Towns – Interactive Nature Based Workshops

What do you need to do?Just follow Kildare Town Tidy Towns on facebook and we will let you know where you cancollect your own pack ! What's next?Each month we will bring you a new creative project and supply you with the materials you need to get started. We will then give you a link… Continue reading Kildare Town Tidy Towns – Interactive Nature Based Workshops

Digital Resources, Digital Services, Educational, General Information

The National Cyber Security Centre’s Advice For Staying Safe When Shopping Seasonally Online

As we approach the Christmas period the NCSC would like to take this opportunity to remind people that this is a particularity active period for cyber criminals to take advantage of unsuspecting online shoppers. In the weeks approaching Christmas and with events such as “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” there is a marked increase in… Continue reading The National Cyber Security Centre’s Advice For Staying Safe When Shopping Seasonally Online