Children and Young People

Programmes and festivals for children and young people.

Children's Book Festival


Our Children’s Book Festival is a month long celebration and promotion of children’s books and stories. It takes place across all our libraries during the month of October. Events include author visits, workshops, performances, crafts - all free of charge. Please note, Douglas Library is closed due to fire, please contact the Executive Librarian for Douglas Library at 021 492 4900 with any questions about Douglas Library events.

Teen Day

A vibrant and exciting part of Cork World Book Fest every April - authors, workshops, graphic novel project. Events organised by and for young people.  

Summer Programme and Reading Challenge


Red will be back next summer for another reading challenge! Find out more at your local library.