Cake Sale!

A little bliss in every bite. The TY Librarians proudly hosted a cake sale on the 29th of September  2016 in the 6th Year social area JUST FOR YOU! It’s was just 50c!  IMG_20160929_125932 IMG_20160929_130010 IMG_20160929_130023 IMG_20160929_130105 IMG_20160929_130106

IMG_20160929_142134 Our money being re-checked by the Cake Sale Finance team.

A Very Big Thank You form the Mount Mercy College Library Team! All of you raised  €200.56! This money will go back to YOU. This means that it will be used to buy prizes for colouring competitions, library raffles (Christmas/Easter), lollipops and it will pay for the development of the library camera to take photographs pf library events that YOU will be involved in this year.

Meet this year’s TY Librarians- Our Circle of Trust.



received_290639714655508Back Row: Helena Crowley, Aoife McNamara, Aoife Feehan, Katie Healy, Ms.O’Mahony, Maria Anna Junysek, Eabha O’Leary, Magadelna , Princiya Machado, Sharan Shaju, Marium Baig.

Sitting Down: Elanna Hawe Levy, Ebba Allan , Jessica Syfullaeva , Saarah Shah, Aleksandra Janowicz, Zainab Baker, Dia Harry Thomas, Zaarah Dhameed.

Very Front: Sara Ann Biju and Moira Brennan.

Upcoming Events in 2016/2017 in the Library.


  • Training for new T.Y Librarians.
  • School Library Opens.
  • All First Year English classes will receive a guide.


  • Halloween Theme – Gothic fiction, horror fiction are promoted in the library.
  • Second Year competition – compose a spooky poem or a very short story.
  • Fifth Year competition – Colour in a pumpkin .( to be displayed in library).
  • One of the Fridays in October , Halloween face painting at small break. (Proceeds to go towards MMC Sports Hall).


  • Senior Students – 100 word short story competition – a bi-yearly event which takes place every November and January.


  • Library decorated for Christmas.
  • 1st Year Competition – Create an angel which will be displayed in the library.


  • ” New Writers and New Books” displayed in the library to celebrate the New Year.


  • Whole school competition – vote for your favourite literary couples as a Valentines day special!
  • Library decorated for St. Valentine’s Day.
  • 1st Year Competition- Colour in heart which is to be displayed in the Library.
  • Oscars – The library rolls out the red carpet to promote books that have been transferred to the big screen.


  • Celebrate Irish Writers with a display of their great work in our new “recommended” section.
  • Library decorated to celebrate St.Patrick’s Day.
  • 2nd Year ompetition – colour in shamrock. ( ALL entries will be displayed in library).
  • MMC Library celebrates National Book Week.
  • Whole School fancy dress competition- dress as your favourite character(s) from a book.
  • 1st Year Book Quiz. – Prizes Galore
  • 2nd Year Book Quiz – ‘NEW’ ( Mount Mercy College Prsents this to you all for the first time. BE READY!
  • Transition Year Book Quiz – read a lot, know a lot , win a lot!