Family Traditions Workshop with Sadhbh Devlin

Date: Saturday March 28th
Venue: dlr LexIcon, Room 1, Level 3
Time: 2pm
Cost: €3 per person
Age: 6 Years +

What does it mean when your left hand is itchy?  What happens when you spill salt or break a mirror? Have you ever counted magpies?! Join Writer in Residence Sadhbh Devlin for a special intergenerational workshop where families can learn about Irish Traditions, superstitions, and record their own family traditions.

Sadhbh Devlin is the author of two picturebooks in Irish: Bí ag Spraoi Liom! ('Come Play With Me!') illustrated by Tarsila Kruse) and Beag Bídeach ('Teeny Tiny', illustrated by Róisín Hahessy). Beag Bídeach was shortlisted for the Children's Books Ireland Book of the Year Awards, Gradam Réics Carló, the LAI Children's Book Awards and the iBBY Ireland Hans Christian Andersen Honours List. Sadhbh is currently the Writer in Residence in dlr LexIcon.  You can find out more about her on

Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.