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Reading with Authors Christopher Boucher, Dan Mooney and Edward O’Dwyer
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Reading with Authors Christopher Boucher, Dan Mooney and Edward O’Dwyer

September 25, 2019September 25, 2019

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Present A Reading With Christopher Boucher, Dan Mooney & Edward O’Dwyer   Mon 7th Oct 2019 7.30 pm Sexton’s Bar, 91 Henry St., Limerick Christopher Boucher is the author of the novels How to Keep Your Volkswagen Alive (2011), Golden Delicious (2016) and Big Giant Floating Head (2019), all out from Melville House. He’s also the editor...

The Acoustic Club Tues 17th Sept 2019
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The Acoustic Club Tues 17th Sept 2019

September 15, 2019September 15, 2019

The Acoustic Club @ Charlie Malone’s Bar, 19 Wolfe Tone Street, Limerick Present Tues 17th Sept 2018 Gerry O’Brien -singer/songwriter Gerry O’Brien has worked fronting different function/swing bands. He has had some songwriting success winning the Derry /Moville contest and finalists in others. He will shortly be recording an album of original material. The Acoustic...

The October ‘On the Nail’ Literary Gathering
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The October ‘On the Nail’ Literary Gathering

September 6, 2019September 6, 2019

The Limerick Writers’ Centre Presents The October 2019 ‘On the Nail’ Literary Gathering Thurs 3rd Oct 2019 at The People’s Museum, Pery Square, Limerick. Start 8pm This month, our guests are Keith Armstrong and Peter Dixon from Newcastle Upon Tyne plus OPEN-MIC!  Peter Dixon will talk with Keith with illustrated examples of their work together...

New Book from Limerick Born Author Michael McGrath
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New Book from Limerick Born Author Michael McGrath

September 5, 2019September 5, 2019

Limerick born writer Michael McGrath publishes he debut collection of short stories on the 20th September 7.30 pm at Nelly’s Café, Nicholas Street, Limerick.  The collection will be launched by actor, director and playwright Myles Breen. The collection titled All About Town consists of ten short stories, all set in Limerick City and explores a range of genres,...

He Brought his Limerick to Limerick from Copenhagen!
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He Brought his Limerick to Limerick from Copenhagen!

August 30, 2019August 30, 2019

The power of the little five line verse known as the limerick to attract visitors to the region was demonstrated in no uncertain terms Saturday 17th August as writer Clause Ankersen from Denmark made his way to Limerick from Copenhagen to take part in the Bring Your Limericks to Limerick final, held in Dolans Music...

The Acoustic Club Community Music Project
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The Acoustic Club Community Music Project

August 28, 2019August 28, 2019

The Acoustic Club Community Music Project. 19 Wolfe Tone St., Limerick (overhead Charlie Malone’s Bar) Start Small…Dream Big! Join us this September as we introduce our Community Music Programme. The Acoustic Club has become a key part of the rich and varied music and creative arts scene in Limerick over the past number of years,...

Bring Your Limericks to Limerick Competition 2020
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Bring Your Limericks to Limerick Competition 2020

August 18, 2019March 6, 2020

Entry Form and Rules: https://limericksfest.wixsite.com/limerickliteraryfest ————————————————————————————–               Get your entry in now for our 2020 competition! ——————————————————————— The final of this year’s Bring Your Limericks to Limerick international poetry competition took place Saturday night 22nd Aug upstairs in Dolans Music Venue, Limerick, Ireland. The unanimous winner this year was...