The Irish Cultural Center and McClelland Library are places for visitors of all ages. As the center and library grows we continually add activities for our youngest patrons. Check back frequently to see highlights for kids at up coming grownup events and special programming just for children.

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The Book of Kells Kids Connection

Family Story Hour

The first Saturday of the month is Family Story Hour at the McClelland Library! Family Story Hour runs from 10:30AM-12PM and is filled with stories, discussions, and crafts. Our Family Story Hour program introduces parents and children to Irish authors, stories and traditions in a fun and interactive fashion. Family Story Hour’s new permanent home is inside the Library’s Castle Keep located on the third floor of the library.

Family Membership

Did you know a family membership to the Irish Cultural Center and McClelland Library includes parents and all minor children? Family memberships give everyone in the family discounts to events and a library card at the McClelland Library.

Library Collections

The McClelland Library has children and teen book collections in English and Irish! Come check out a book and read!

Upcoming Events that are Kid Friendly

All Ages:

Monthly Ceili

Christmas at the Castle

Irish Arts Summer Camp

Classes at the Academy

The Irish Cultural Center’s Academy offers classes in music and step dancing for all ages.