People and Places:  An Exhibition by Viv Buckley, Photographer and Digital Artist.

An Exhibition of work by Viv Buckley, photographer and digital artist is running at Cork County Library, Carrigrohane Road from 1st to the 28th of February, titled “People and Places.”

Photography has been part of Viv’s creative life for a number of years and she is an active member of Mallow Camera Club.   Viv has achieved distinctions for her work, both Licentiate and Associate distinctions from the Irish Photographic Federation; and also an Artiste Federation Internationale de L’ Art Photographique Distinction.   She says of her work,   “Over the last number of years I have developed an interest in digital art and found that by using my skills in Photoshop and other editing platforms I could create unique composition from my photographs.”   “I like to make my work more individual, and creative by using techniques I have learned from Photoshop Artistry courses, and by belonging to international Awake and Kaizen digital artistry groups. “ She has had her work published in the International “Living the Photo Artistic Life” magazine numerous times and she has also had been a featured artist in “My Creative Images” a UK based magazine. 

 

The Library exhibition is open Monday to Friday 9.30 am -5.00 pm.  Well worth a visit, all are welcome!

 

 

 

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Healthy Ireland is a Government-led initiative, and part of a national strategy to improve the health and well-being of citizens by placing a focus on prevention, individual awareness and keeping people healthy for longer.  

 

The following are just a selection of those on offer over the coming weeks:

 

  • Passage Library - Friday February 8th at 11.00am - Healthy eating for older adults with Niamh O’Connor, Dietitian
  • Schull Library- Thursday February  7th Feb at 3.30pm- Transformation Nation – Health and fitness talk with Mary Kelleher, Skibbereen Sports & Fitness Centre
  • Mitchelstown Library - Thursday February at 7th at 7.30pm - Internet safety and cyber bullying with Barnardos
  • Macroom Library – Friday, February 15th at 11.30am –  'Ultimate Nutrition Myth Buster' with Dietitian Niamh O'Connor

All events are free to attend, however some may require booking. Please contact your local library for further details.

 For more information on the full programme of events for Healthy Ireland at Your Library, please click here. Keep up to date with events happening in your local library by following us on Twitter  and Facebook

 

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Work Matters at the Library

Are you looking for a job or a career change? Are you thinking of starting your own business?
The Work Matters service at your library is a perfect place to explore research and learn new skills.
Work Matters is a national initiative and partnership between Cork County Libraries and

Libraries Ireland. It is currently available in Library Headquarters, Midleton and Bantry library.

For more details on the scheme click this link. https://www.corkcoco.ie/library-services/library-news-events

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Library Headquarters, Carrigrohane Road, Cork