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Book to assist mental health patients launched

The HSE Midlands has launched the second edition of the Portfolio of Mental Health Assessment Tools, which will enhance assessment for mental health clients. The launch, which was hosted in the Department of Nursing and Health Sciences at Athlone Institute of Technology, was attended by HSE mental heath services staff from Westmeath, Offaly, Longford, and Laois, mental heath practitioners, and service user groups.

Tributes made on the retirement of “exemplary” librarian Mary Farrell

Councillors were effusive in their praise of county librarian Mary Farrell, who is to take early retirement from the council after 17 years at the helm of the county’s library services.

Kids hit the books with library’s reading challenge

The written word remains a strong attraction to Kilkenny’s children, even with the proliferation of television, DVDs, computer consoles, laptops and other technological temptations it appears.

Kilkenny’s libraries throw lifeline to the unemployed

The message that the local libraries in the city and towns of county Kilkenny were of the utmost importance in the daily lives of the unemployed resounded loud and clear this week following a presentation by the head librarian to members of Kilkenny County Council.

Popular librarian retires to standing ovation

A much-loved county librarian received a once-off standing ovation from the members and officials of Kilkenny County Council this week on the occasion of his retirement.

Popular librarian retires to standing ovation

A much-loved county librarian received a once-off standing ovation from the members and officials of Kilkenny County Council this week on the occasion of his retirement.

‘A moment’s memory to that laurelled head’

Week III

June opening for new Mullingar library

A new Mullingar Library is to open in June this year, while initiatives whereby young people deliver library books to elderly people are set to spring up around the county.

Take your seat and get down to business

I just got a letter this week from an old colleague from Carlow who has moved to Peru to work in a home for sick children. John Whelan has spent many years there and has made his life in Peru with his Peruvian partner Karina.

New mobile library to serve rural readers

Rural readers will not be left out in the cold next year as Kilkenny is to get a new mobile library vehicle, which will serve rural communities in the county of Kilkenny.

 

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