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 (Tuesday-Thursday 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.

Educational and Fun Resources for Children

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Children's Book Festival 2021 - COMING SOON!

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Ireland Reads

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Ireland Reads is a new campaign to get the whole country reading this month in the lead up to a national day of reading on Thursday, February 25. 

Find a book or comic to read. Or colour in! Download your very own Ireland Reads Bookmark here!

Colour your own Bookmark

Ireland Reads Colouring Sheet 1

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Ireland Reads Colouring Sheet 3

Roald Dahl Story Day 2020

In celebration of Roald Dahl Story Day 2020, Offaly Libraries are asking you to draw us a brand-new vile villain and write us a short paragraph telling us about them. What is their name? What very nasty things do they get up to? Use your imagination and be creative!   This competition is open to all Offaly Libraries members with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize for the winners of each age category:

  • 4-6yrs
  • 7-9yrs
  • 10-12yrs

Full details in the Application Formwhich may be downloaded here