Meath Library Service: Cruinniú na nÓg 2021

Cruinniú na nÓg is Ireland’s national day of free creative activity for children and young people up to 18 years of age and takes place on Saturday June 12th 2021.

Meath’s Creative Ireland team has organised a diverse range of shows and workshops that will be delivered through a mix of live and pre-recorded online events. Full details will be on our website early next month at

Two FREE events that may be of interest now are

  • The Whodunnit online drama camp for 9-12 years starting Saturday May 8th at 10.30am and running for 6 weeks
  • 6 week creative Writing course for 15-18 years starting Friday April 30th at 5pm and running for 6 weeks

Booking is essential as places are limited



There is a mystery to be solved and everyone is a suspect…

Get to know the Whodunnit plot structure and character tropes. Write and perform in your very own Mystery short film.

This course takes place online using Zoom, one hour per day over five Saturdays. A closed showing of the film for participants and parents/guardians will take place at the end of the course as part of Cruinniú na nÓg on June 12th.
Age Category: 9 – 12 years

Workshop Dates: Saturday 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th May 5th & 12th June,

Time: 10.30 – 11.30 am.


This is a 6 week creative writing course for young adults aged 15 -18 that will take place over Zoom.

Course Dates: Friday 30th April, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May, and 4th June.

Course Time: 5 – 6 pm