A Place To Be

A Place To Be will be held every first Thursday of every month in the Children’s Library at Galway City Library, St Augustine Street, Galway from 6.00pm to 7.30pm, you are all very welcome to join us in this free event.

Our next performance is:-

Thursday 3rd April, 6.00pm-7.30pm


Sharon Murphy will be the host of A Place to Be and will also perform. Sharon is a singer/song writer whose music could be described as Irish -Soul folk music with reggae influences due to Sharon’s Caribbean heritage.

Guest Performers

Frankie Prionsais Nicdhonncha
Prionsais comes from a long line of Connemara people. Her parents and grandparents taught her the traditional songs, tunes, poetry, drama (Sean Nos meaning Old Way or Old Style) from early childhood. Sean Nos is still alive and well among the people of the various Gaeltachtai in this country.

Elizabeth Power
Elizabeth is a fiction writer interested in women’s issues including retrieval of ancient women’s (her) stories. She is currently in the process of writing a novel about a time travelling witch. She has had success in short fiction, published in Moth Cranog and Force Ten as well as winning Jonathan Swift and coming 3rd in Dromineer National literary competitions.