In March 2008, Shandon Loring told the very first story at the newly christened West of Ireland Library & Cultural Center. 

Thousands of stories, hundreds of authors, dozens of genres and an entire decade later, we're still telling stories.  For Volume 10: Celebrating a Decade of Seanchai Library, we'll be telling our own story.

Seanchai Library believes that stories are a critical part of the human experience, and that we are writing our own stories each and every day.  Through sharing literature and storytelling, we step outside of the everyday to examine, express, and envision. Stories are important to who we are, and where we are going.

Join us as we celebrate ten years of stories told, and dream of the stories yet to come.

Take a stroll through A Decade of Seanchai Library, a retrospective wander from our beginnings in the West of Ireland, through our years with the Community Virtual Library, our expansion to the Kitely Grid, to the present time.  Images, artifacts, media links all come together to share the story of telling stories.

The Volume 10 events will officially begin Thursday, March 15th and end Sunday, March 25th - one day for each year. All times slt.

Thursday, March 15th 
   @7pm: The Architect of Newgrange - Part 1 with Shandon Loring. Arrive at the Library on Holly Kai early to teleport to the special setting for the event!  

Saturday, March 17th 
     @11:30 am: Corwyn Allen & Wald Schridde Play Celtic Music, Live! at  Ceiliúradh Glen on Holly Kai  (in homage to Glens na hEirean in the old West of Ireland Estate)
Followed at 1pm by . . .
    @The Storyteller's Path with Caledonia Skytower at  Ceiliúradh Glen broadcast on Fantasy Faire Radio

Sunday, March 18th 
     @12:30 pm: Prelude to A Bagpipe Challenge with Caledonia Skytower at  Ceiliúradh Glen 
Followed from 1-4pm by . . .
    @ BEYOND LOUD: A Bagpipe Challenge - music with Elrik Merlin, Gabrielle Riel, and Ktahdn Vesivino at  Ceiliúradh Glen broadcast on Radio Riel Main Stream

Monday, March 19th 
     @7 pm: Sci-Fi By Command with Gyro Muggins - A Science Fiction Encore selected by the Seanchai Library Community at our home Library on Holly Kai.

Tuesday, March 20th 
     @7 pm: Stories Go Round - A buffet of short stories and poems shared by the Seanchai Staff at our home Library on Holly Kai.

Wednesday, March 21st
     @6:30 pm: Dracula! - An encore presentation of a classic from our past.  Arrive at the Library on Holly Kai early to teleport to the special setting for the event!

Thursday, March 22nd 
    @7pm: The Architect of Newgrange - Part 2 with Shandon Loring. Arrive at the Library on Holly Kai early to teleport to the special setting for the event!

Saturday, March 24th
   @ 2pm: War of the Worlds at the Holly Kai Pavillion.

Sunday, March 25th 

    @1pm: The Storyteller's Sandbox hosted by Dubhna Rhiadra with Seanchai Library Friends in Ceiliúradh Glen on Holly Kai.

Volume 10 Landmarks:

Seanchai Library on Holly Kai in SL

A Decade of Seanchai Library: Retrospective Wander

Volume 10 Ceiliúradh Glen

The Pavilion on Holly Kai

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