Kerry, Kildare and Kilkenny


The Dabblers

Meet Tuesday night at 7pm, Hawley Park, Community Centre, Tralee, Co. Kerry. Contact Lily Tangney:

The Arcadians|

Meets: Regularly in Killarney.
Contact: Mabel Counihan 064 32379, Cynthia O’ Sullivan, 064 34925

Clann na Farraige

Meets in Kenmare.
Contact: Eileen Connolly, 064 42095,

Listowel Writers Group

Meets at Seanchaí Literary and Cultural Centre.
Contact: Cara or Kathy, 068 22212, info@kerrywritersmuseum,

Fia Rua Writers’ Group

Meets in Killarney.
Contact: Margaret O’ Shea, 064 54077

The Knibs Writers Group

Meet regularly on Thursday mornings in Killorglin library. Meetings are scheduled to start at 11.00am and finish at 12.30pm.
Contact: Mick Jones,
More details at NEWS & UPDATES:


Celbridge Writers Group

Meets monthly – call for details.
Contact: Donal Cogan, 045 8863660

Maynooth Gateway Writers Group

Meets every second Wednesday, in Carton House Hotel bar – email Emma for details:

Cilldara Writers Circle

The writing group is based in Newbridge and they meet once a month at Newbridge Library. Cilldara Writers Circle are regularly involved with Open Mic nights in the local pubs, which are great opportunities for local writers to showcase their talents. You can find out more on their website.


Kilkenny Young Writers Group

Meet: Desart Hall, Kilkenny every Wednesday.
Contact: Brian Philan, 056 61200

Bennettsbridge Writers Group

Meets Bennetsbridge Community Hall, Wednesdays, 8:15pm
Contact: Eileen Lynch, 056 61154

Clogh Writers Group

Meet each Wednesday night in the Clogh Family Resource Centre for two hours. Contact via or through Clogh and Moneenroe website