On Saturday December 8th, the yearly event Peace and Multiculturalism will take place in Viðey Island. The event is a perfect opportunity for families to enjoy a fun program and experience togetherness in the peaceful environment of Viðey Island.
Monday 2.12 at 5.30 pm Café Lingua invites you to a Christmas and New Year event at Reykjavik City Library...
In globalized main stream and mass mediated culture, news and general knowledge of people and nations in- and outside Iceland and Europe, Transylvania is Dracula. This Saturday, in Café Lingua, we will hear that there is more to Transylvania than the infamous count...
Hola, organisation for Spanish speaking people in Iceland, invites you to a cultural programme at the Reykjavik City Library's language plaza, Café Lingua.
Reykjavík City Library will host a crime writing workshop in November in collaboration with Iceland Noir crime fiction festival.
On Sunday 3rd of November at 2 pm the director of The National Museum Margrét Hallgrímsdóttir will introduce us to the exhibition "The Silver of Iceland" which was created to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the museum.
Monday 4th of November at 5.30 pm Hallveig Thorlacius and Helga Arnalds will tell and illustrate Laxdæla Saga in Café Lingua, Tryggvagata 15.
Café Lingua in Gerðuberg this Saturday at 2 pm: "Reykjavik Reads – Poetry in Motion". City poems is the theme in the Reykjavik Reads Festival in October and also the theme for Café Lingua in Gerðuberg the 26th of October.
The atmosphere at Café Lingua will be colourful and lively on Monday 21st of October at 5.30 pm, Main Library. Eva Nittaya will give us an insight into Thai culture and language, she will teach us a couple of sentences and also it will be possible to learn how to write your name in Thai. The program also includes fruit art, dance and music.
Come and enjoy a delicious bowl of soup and uplifting poetry reading at Reykjavík City Library every Thursday at 12 pm from October 3rd to November 7th. Poems, soup, homemade bread with hummus and garlic butter and coffee at ISK 1.290.
Counsellors from the Human Rights office are now offering counselling for immigrants in Reykjavik at the library from 14:00-16:00.
You are invited to participate in a colourful ceremony next Sunday, 6 October at 1 pm at Kaffitár in the National Museum of Iceland. The Women’s Story Circle will present Kaffitár with a painting made by the group, and which will be used for packaging and other promotional material of the company.
Last Saturday every month Café Lingua moves up to Gerðuberg Branch. This Saturday 28 of September Mazen Maarouf (Palestinian poet) and Juan Roman (Colombian poet) will hold an open dialogue about this world famous compilation of stories.
The 18th of September the Reykjavík Public Library will start to put "chips" instead of barcodes on books and other material.
Due to these changes the library branches will be CLOSED as follows:
Reykjavík Safarí Fókus starts this Saturday, 7th of September at 1 pm.
Reykjavík Safarí fókus is a guided introduction in different languages to the cultural institutions of the city.
Thursday, September 5th at 5pm, an exhibition of pictures from the graphic novel The Wandering Ghost, by German artist Moki, will open in the main branch, Tryggvagata 15. Moki will also host a comic-workshop in the City Library on Friday, September 6th.
Every Thursday at 4 pm there is a screening of Spirits of Iceland: Living With Elves, Trolls and Ghosts, in the library's 5th floor screening room, Kamesið.
Multilingual Evening Walking Tour: Reykjavík Culture Safari, Thursday 11 July, 8 p.m.
Do you know where the museums, libraries, theatres, statues and the most interesting places are in Reykjavík? What is free of charge? What's on during the weekends? What's available for children, families and grown-ups?
Reykjavík City Library hosts free literary walking tours in the downtown area every Thursday at 5pm from July through August
The last meeting of the Story Circle this season will be next Sunday, May 26th, when we will take a trip to Njarðvík and visit with Kaffitár.