Highlights for July & August 2018

Highlights for this summer in the Chester Beatty Library

We have a wonderful programme of events as part of the Miniature Masterpiece: The Coëtivy Book of Hours exhibition.

Highlights include a wonderful week of creativity for teens with two local creatives 16-20 July suitable for ages 12-14 and 15-17 years.

Well-known embroiderer Phil Stewart will work with adults to create animals, flowers and birds on the 28-29 July.  You can also listen to speakers talk about the Chester Beatty’s collection at lunch time on the 9 August and 23 August at 1.10pm.

Teens can learn about 3D printing on the 7-8 August with engineer Colin Keogh and create their own Chester Beatty-inspired prints. We will celebrate Heritage Week from the 18 August with a number of workshops for teens with Irish animators Paper Panther.

Don’t forget our popular drop-in drawing on the 12 August 1-3pm and Qi Gong on the Rooftop Garden on the 11 August at 12 noon.

Storyteller Roisin Murphy will delve in to tales for families on the 4 August and 18 August at 2.30pm.

Most of the events require booking and you can reserve your place on www.cbl.ie under Book Workshops Here.