A Place To Be – June

A Place To Be 

Thursday 5th June 2014

Children’s Library at Galway City Library, St Augustine Street, Galway

6.00pm to 7.30pm, you are all very welcome to join us in this free event.


Thursday 5th June Line Up

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 Performer

ciaran parkesCiarán Parkes

Originally from the North of Ireland, Ciarán Parkes has lived in Galway for over ten years. He was the founding editor of the Galway literary magazine, Crannóg. His poems have been published in a number of places, including The Irish Independent, The Rialto, The Shop, The Threepenny Review, and Bamboo Dreams: An Anthology of Haiku Poetry from Ireland. He won first prize in The Poetry Pulse competition, 2013, and has been shortlisted or won prizes in a number of other competitions. He has read at The Midleton Mid May Arts Festival, as part of Moments of Beauty, an exhibition of photographs and poetry with Katerina Erlebachova in the Galway City library, at The Spirit of Voice Festival, Galway, in The Fisheries Tower, Galway, and other places.


For further information, please contact Sharon Murphy on 091 530590.