Lá Fhéile Pádraig, or The Day of the Festival of Patrick

Stained glass rendition of St. Patrick
The Story of St. Patrick

March 17 commemorates the day of death of St. Patrick, patron Saint of Ireland. On St. Patrick's Day in the U.S. in today's world, green is the must-wear color, kids make leprechaun traps at school and corn beef, cabbage and Irish soda bread grace dinner tables.

For some it's a day to visit pubs, parades, or churches and listen to traditional Irish tunes. Whether you just want to drink your Guinness in peace while listening to the Chieftains, cook an Irish feast, or teach your kids about the history and origins of Ireland and St. Patrick's Day, we've got you covered this St. Patrick's day!

The Secret of Kells

A beautifully Irish animated film about the Book of Kells. Fun for the whole family!

How to Trap A Leprechaun

For kiddos who want to know the secret to trapping a leprechaun. It’s all in this book!

The Last Snake in Ireland

About St. Patrick's adventure of driving the snakes out of Ireland.

Hippocrene Children's Illustrated Irish Dictionary

A basic children’s dictionary of the Irish language.

The Search for God and Guinness

Mansfield tells the story of brewery founder Arthur Guinness, his family, and their many philanthropic efforts.

The Farmette Cookbook

Full of recipes with an emphasis on local, fresh ingredients and traditional Irish kitchen skills.

Also check out hoopla and Freegal for great selections of Irish music, movies, and more!

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