Offaly County Council wishes to advise that the following Public Offices will re- open public counters on Thursday 5th August 2021 from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm Monday to Friday:

Áras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore

Tullamore Tullamore Municipal District Offices

The Public Offices listed below will open as follows:

** Edenderry Municipal District Offices (Monday-Wednesday each week from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm only)

** Birr Municipal District Offices (Tuesday-Thursday each week from 9.30 am to 1pm only)

At Áras an Chontae, Tullamore, counter services for Planning, Roads, the Local Enterprise Office, Community & Culture, Corporate Services, Water Services and Environment will be available by APPOINTMENT MADE IN ADVANCE only.

Where possible the public should continue to access our services by phone, email, online or by appointment. Please read for latest information and measures in place.

Cómhrá Am Lóin i rith Seachtain Na Gaeilge

8 - 12 Márta 2021                                                  8 – 12 March 2021

PREASRÁITEAS:

Tá Comhairle Chontae Uíbh Fháilí áthasach ‘Cómhrá Am Lóin’ le Cathaoirleach, Clr John Carroll, a fhógair, sraith chómhráite ag am lóin as Gaeilge mar pháirt de chlár Leabharlainne Uíbh Fháilí ar líne do Sheachtain na Gaeilge.

Deir Príomhfheidhmeannach Chomhairle Contae Uíbh Fháilí, Anna-Marie Delaney, “Cuirim fáilte roimh an imeacht iontach seo i gclár bríomhar Leabharlann Uíbh Fháilí do Sheachtain na Gaeilge, mar tugann na cómhráite seo deis dúinn an Ghaeilge a chothú agus a thacú”.

Beidh na cómhráite seo ag tarlú gach lá ag 1.00 i.n. ó Dé Luain, 8 Márta go dtí Dé hAoine, 12 Márta, agus pléifear ábhair éagsúla, ó chuimhní ar bhua stairiúil Uíbh Fháilí i gCraobh Iomána na hÉireann i 1981 go Gaeilge sa chóras Oideachais agus Gaeilge mar theanga bheo. Beidh ré na chómhráite 30-40 nóiméid gach lá, agus tá ticéidí le fáil ar Eventbrite.

 

Le haghaidh níos mó smaointe chun Seachtain na Gaeilge a cheiliúradh, tabhair chuairt ar snag.ie nó ar mheáin shóisialta na leabharlainne.

PRESS RELEASE:

Offaly County Council is delighted to announce, as part of Offaly Libraries’ Seachtain na Gaeilge programme of online events, Cómhrá Am Lóin le Cathaoirleach, Cllr. John Carroll, a series of lunch-time conversations as Gaeilge.

Offaly County Council Chief Executive, Anna-Marie Delaney, says “I welcome this wonderful addition to Offaly Libraries’ vibrant programme for Seachtain na Gaeilge, as these talks present an opportunity to foster and support the Irish language”.

These online conversations will take place every day at 1pm from Monday, 8th March to Friday, 12th March, and will cover a variety of topics from memories of Offaly’s historic All-Ireland hurling win in 1981 to Irish in the education system and Irish as a living language. The events will last 30-40 minutes each day, and tickets are available on Eventbrite.

For more ideas on how you can celebrate Seachtain Na Gaeilge, please visit snag.ie or visit Offaly Libraries social media pages.