Co. Dublin Writing Groups

Dun Laoghaire Writers’ Group
This is a small group of experienced writers whose focus is on the novel.
They are currently open to new members and meet in Dun Laoghaire on the last Tue of every month. If you are interested in joining, please email introducing yourself and include a 200 word sample of your writing.

The Phoenix Writers Group
Meet every first and third Wednesday of the month at 8pm, currently in the function room of the Bell pub in Castleknock.

Knocklyon Writing Group
Meets every second Tuesday in the Community School in Knocklyon. More information from Kathryn

Macro Writers

Meet last Wednesday of month, Capel Street; Contact:Bry, 0863247662

Write Club
Meets (and drinks afterwards) in various locations of Dublin city centre. Last Wednesday of every month. Limited places. Small fee to cover room rental (approx €3). To join, please send two pages of your best work to

CIE Writers Group
CIE writers’ group is a group of transport workers.
They can be contacted at:

Rathmines Writers Workshop

7.30 pm to 10.00 pm at Christ Church in centre of Rathgar Village.
General meetings are held every second Thursday.
Contact: James Conway
Tel: 086 4025578

PS Writers Group
Contact: Audrey Kaufman, 01 677 1930
Meets: St Andrews Resource Centre, Friday, 10am-12pm

KLEAR Writers Group
Meets every Thursday at St.Marys School, 9.30-11am.
Contact Siobhán Hand, 01 8671845

Dalkey Writers Workshop
Meets every alternate Thursday in Dalkey Library, 6-8pm

Creative Writing Class
Meet: Tuesdays in The Peoples College 6.15pm – 7:45pm
Contact: Susan Knight, 01 8735 879

Village Writers
Meet: Mondays in Ballinacor House, Church rd, Ballybrack @ 8pm on various nights
Contact: 01 2825037

Trinity Writers’ Group
Meet: CYMS (Opp Library) St.Patricks Villas, Ringsend.
Wednesdays @ 10am -12 Noon
Contact: 01 2838624

The Wednesday Group

Meet: Every Monday in Brain Boru, Phibsboro 9pm

The Valentine Writers’ Group
Meet: Wednesdays (Fortnightly) at 8.30pm in members’ homes.
35 Finsbury Pk, Dublin 14
01 2988101

The Scribblers Corner
Meet: Tuesdays in Sailing Club @ 8.30pm, 46 Shenick Av, Skerries
Contact: 01 8490568

Skerries Writing Group
Meet: St Andrews Resource Centre, Fri @ 10am – 12 noon
Contact: 01 2855613

Coolock Chapter and Verse Writers Group
Meets in Coolock Library on the first Thursday of the month.
Contact: 01 8477781

Dalkey Library Adult Literary Scheme (ALS) Writing Group
Meets in Dalkey Library.
Contact: 086 3063178

Charleville Mall Writers Forum
Meets every Thursday at 700pm. Contact Janet/Sean Flynn for further information.
Phone: 01 8370494
Address: Charleville Library, Dublin 3

Ballymun Writers Group
Contact Mary Bolton for further details.
Address: Ballymun ICA 19 Coolrua Drive, Beaumont, Dublin 9.

Bayside Writers Group
Dublin 13. Contact: John O’Malley. 087-7542321. Email:
Meets: last Friday of month at Bayside Community Centre.

Donaghmede Adult Writers Group

Meets on first Thursday of every month at Donaghmede
Library. 01-8482833

Eblana Writers Group Email:

Kevin Street Creative Writing Group

Tel: 085-1609906; meets every Thursday from 2.30-4pm, Kevin Street Library, Dublin 8.