What's on at Offaly Libraries this January

What's on  at your local library...

   

Banagher Library

Birr Library

Clara Library

Daingean Library

Edenderry Library

Ferbane Library

Kilcormac Library

Tullamore Library

 

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Banagher Library

Banagher Library Book Club

For details of date and time contact the library.

January’s book is The Red Tent by Anita Diamant.  Copies available at the library. New members welcome.

Cost: Free

Contact: BanagherLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9151471 

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Birr Library   

The Next Chapter Book Club (Children's Book Club)

Wednesday 10th January at 3.45pm.  

For ages 8 - 12 years.  New members welcome.

Free event.

Contact:  BirrLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9124950. 

 

Birr Library Book Circle

Wednesday 3rd January at 3pm.  

New members welcome.

Free event.

Contact:  BirrLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9124950. 

   

Birr Knitting Circle

Every Wednesday.  5.30pm - 7.00pm.

New members welcome.

Free event.

Contact:  BirrLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9124950. 

  

Storytime

Every Saturday morning.  11.30am

For ages 4 - 8 years.  New members welcome.

Free event.

Contact:  BirrLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9124950. 

  

Birr Writers' Group

Thursday 18th January.  10.30am.

New members welcome.

Free event.

Contact:  BirrLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9124950. 

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Clara Library

Tuesday Crafters Group

Every Tuesday.  10am – 12pm

New members welcome.

Free event.

Tel: 057 9331389  Email: Claralibrary@offalycoco.ie

      

Craft Group

Every Thursday.  10am – 12.30pm

New members welcome.

Free event.

Tel: 057 9331389  Email: Claralibrary@offalycoco.ie

 

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Daingean Library 

Crochet Class

Every Wednesday.  6pm - 8pm

New members welcome.  Free event.

Tel: 05 9353005 or Email: Daingeanlibrary@offalycoco.ie 

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Edenderry Library

'The Happy Medium' by Oaklands Community School

Month of January.  Launch on Wednesday 10th at 11am. 

Oaklands Community College present a show of Art Works that they have been working on over the past month. Their works show their development gained in confidence in individual styles and tastes. Students took their inspiration from a variety of topics and themes and explored them in a variety of mediums hence the title ‘The Happy Medium’

Cost: Free.  All welcome.

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

  

Tiny Tots Time

Every Friday morning at 11am

A fun time to get little ones and parents interested in books and stories.

Cost: free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

  

Edenderry Adult Book Club

Tuesday 9th January.  (Meets 2nd Tuesday of the month).  11.00am - 12.00pm.

Monthly Book Club for adults.  New members welcome.

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

 

Evening Adult Book Club

Wednesday 31st January.  (Meets last Wednesday of the month).  6.30pm - 7.30pm.

Monthly Book Club for adults

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

  

Edenderry Library Junior Book Club

Wednesday 17th January.  (Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month). 3.30pm - 4.15pm.

Monthly Book Club for children.  Ages 8-10 years

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

    

Junior Chess advanced

Thursday January 4th and January 18th.  3.00pm - 4.30pm.

Chess Club

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

  

Adult Chess Group

Meet every Wednesday.  6.30pm - 7.30pm

Meet and play for beginners to advanced

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

   

Edenderry Crafters (New members welcome)

Meet every Tuesday.  11.00am - 1.00pm

Knitting, crochet, stitch Club

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

   

Art with Anna Winiarska

Tuesdays 3.00pm - 5.00pm.

Art

Cost: fee charged

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

   

Grow

Meet every Friday.  11.00am - 1.00pm.

Mental Health Awareness 

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

   

Computer classes for adult beginners

Meet every Saturday.  10.00am - 12.00pm.

Provided by Irish Rural Link, Moate. Classes are ongoing.

Cost: Free

Contact: (0906)6482744 or 6482745, email: info@irishrurallink.ie

   

E-Learners Group (Offaly Local Development Company)

Meet every Monday.  11.00am - 1.00pm. (starting on 8th January 2018).

E-Learners group

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

   

Work and Learning Centre (Offaly Local Development Company)

Meet every Monday.  9.30am - 1.00pm.   (starting 8th January 2018).

Walk in and referral service for employment/learning

Cost: Free

Contact: OLDC 046 973 2688

   

Getting citizens online

Every Wednesday.  10.30am - 12.30pm.  (5 week course).

Using tablets to introduce internet, email, online transactions, skype, etc

Cost: Free, tablets provided, booking essential

Contact: Third Age 046 955 7766 or email nationaloffice@thirdageireland.ie

 

An Ciorcal Cainte

Every Wednesday.  6.30pm - 7.30pm.

Conversation group for adult Irish speakers of all levels

Cost: Free

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

   

Offaly Reading and Writing Programme

Every Wednesday.  4.00pm - 6.00pm.

One to one and group classes for adults

Cost: Free 

Contact: Alison or Marina at E.T.B (057) 9349424 / (057) 9349426

  

Ballyleakin Art Group

Every Thursday.  3.00pm - 5.00pm.

Painting group for adults

Cost: Fee charged

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028

  

EdenArt Painting Group

Every Thursday.  10.00am - 1.00pm

Painting group for adults

Cost: Fee charged

Contact: EdenderryLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 046 9731028  

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Ferbane Library

 

Junior Book Club

Saturday 13th January.  10.30am

New members welcome.

Cost: Free

Contact: FerbaneLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 090 6454259

 

Story time

Saturday 13th January.  11.30am

New members welcome.

Cost: Free

Contact: FerbaneLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 090 6454259

 

Junior Knitting Classes

Every Thursday.  Resuming on Thursday 18th January.  6.30pm

New members welcome.

Cost: Free

Contact: FerbaneLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 090 6454259

 

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Tullamore Library   

United Nations Convention on Rights of Persons with Disability (UNCRPD). Exhibition

22 A4 Laminated posters of each of the rights articulated in the UNCRPD. 22 A4 Laminated posters of each of the rights articulated in the UNCRPD. Organised by inclusion Ireland.

Month of January

Free – All Welcome

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

   

Craft Exhibition –Elma Lawless from Offaly Crafty

Free – All Welcome

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

   

Toddler Time

Every Wednesday at 11.00am

Rhymes and stories

Cost: Free

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

   

Grow Mental Health Organisation

Every Wednesday at 11.00am

Description: Mental health Group

Cost: Free

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

     

Knitting Group

Every Tuesday

6.00pm - 7.45pm

Description: Knitting Group meeting weekly

Free - New members welcome

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

   

Conradh na Gaeilge / Conversational Irish Group

Every Tuesday

6.45pm - 7.45pm

Irish conversation group meeting weekly

Free - New members welcome

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

    

Junior Book Club

Thursday 11th January.  3.30pm - 4.30pm

Open to children aged between 8 & 10 years

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

  

Workhop by Dr.Diane Cooper of True Fitness

Tuesday 16th January.  6.30pm - 7.30pm

Topics Include: Nutrition for health and wellness

Practical Strategies to promote optimal physical and mental health

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

    

Dorothy Oakley Bookclub

Monday 8th January.  4.00pm - 5.30pm

Adult Bookclub

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

    

Tullamore Bookclub

Tuesday 9th January.  3.00pm - 4.30pm

Bookclub

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  Tel: 057 9346832

    

Novel Bunch

4th January 2018.  6.00pm - 7.00pm

Bookclub

Contact: 057934632

    

Introduction to Digital Photography with Veronica Nicholson

Saturday 20th January.  10.30am - 12.30pm

Digital Photography workshop

Contact: Veronica Nicholson at (087) 9480498

       

Wordsmiths Group

Thursdays.  5.45pm – 7.30pm

Creative Writing Group

Contact: 057 9346832

  

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