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Tuesday9:30am - 5:30pm 
Wednesday9:30pm - 8:00pm 
Thursday9:30am - 5:30pm 
Friday9:30am - 5:30pm 
Saturday9:30am - 1:00pm 
SundayClosed 

All libraries will be closed on the Saturday of a Bank Holiday weekend.

Birr Library
Wilmer Road,
Birr,
Co. Offaly.
R42 KD37

Phone: 057 91 24950
E-mail:birrlibrary@offalycoco.ie
Web:http://www.offaly.ie/libraries

 

Events & Activities this April

 

Afternoon T and Poetry

Afternoon PoeTry in Birr Library Thursday 27th April

Creative Writing in Birr Library

Taster Creative Writing in Birr Library -starting this May

Creative Writing for children in Birr Library

Creative Writing for children in Birr Library - starting this May

 

EventDateDescription
Art Exhibition:Scapes by JeanTimoney ForristalApril 4th – 28th during library opening hours

Official opening of the exhibition by Jackie Lynch on Wednedsay, April 5th, 6.00pm-7.30pm.

Free admission

Easter Themed Crafts for KidsFriday, April 7th.   3.30pm - 4.30pm

For ages 7-13. Come along and make your own lovely Easter themed crafts. Booking essential as places are limited.

Cost: Free

Chirp P. Chicken’sEaster ChallengeWed, April 5th to Thurs, April 13th (closes at 2.00pm) during library opening hours.

Can you complete the 30 minute challenge and claim a chocolatey treat, Certificate of Completion and entry into a raffle for an Easter egg? Ask a member of staff for details of how to take part.

Cost: Free

Spring into Storytime for EasterWednesday April 12th at 3.30pm

Special storytime event with a Springtime and Easter theme.

Cost: Free

Afternoon PoeTryto celebrate PoetryDay Thursday April 27th at 3.00pm

Tea, Coffee, Cake and Rhyme! Share your favourite poem. Listen to others’ favourites. Browse our Poetry Collection. Share a poem you’ve written yourself. Have a cuppa! Help us to celebrate Poetry Day Ireland. All welcome!

Cost: Free

Saturday Storytime for 4-8sSaturday April 1st, April 8th & April 22nd at 11.30am

Storytime fun

Cost: Free

Birr Library Book ClubWednesday April 5th at 3.00pm

New members welcome.

Cost: Free

Birr Knitting CircleEvery Wednesday, 5.30pm-7.30pmNew members welcome

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

 

Other News & Events

 

Digitise the Nation - Free Training!

Digitise the Nation

Facebook Workshops

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Spring into Storytime

Spring into Storytime this April and get your children involved!

All April Events & Activities @ Offaly Libraries

Afternoon T and Poetry

Afternoon PoeTry in Birr Library

Creative Writing in Birr Library

Taster Creative Writing in Birr Library -starting this May

Creative Writing for children in Birr Library

Creative Writing for children in Birr Library - starting this May

Ross Hathaway - Paw Earrings

Metal Mayhem Exhibition in Tullamore Library

Ballyleakin Art Group1

April Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries

Book Awards 2017

Book Awards 2016/2017

 

Digital Library logo

Comics plus

Offaly and the Rising 

Leinster Regiment |

Leinsters to go on display in Birr Library

P.J. Lynch

Laureate na Nóg - P.J. O'Neill

Library Development Plan

Library Development Plan 2010-2014 .pdf (2.4 MB)

Pleann Leabharlainne 2010-2014.pdf (1.4 MB)

 

Offaly Library Annual Report 2015.pdf

Library News Archive

Library News ARCHIVE

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