Tullamore Library - May Events


Tullamore Library Comic Con 2019

Guidelines for Cosplay Competition Entrants 2019 and table plan

Team Lego - Let's build
Alcock and Brown PosterPoetry Day Art Competition - Secondary Schools
Arty Party - Tullamore LibraryBe our guest - Bealtaine - Tullamore Library
Scrabble at Tullamore LibraryThe big Hello
Colour for calmDerek Coyle
Introduction to photoshopMovies at Tullamore Library
Pilgrim paths in IrelandPlanet science kidz
Poetry Reading Tullamore LibraryTullamore Screen Acting Classes


Other Tullamore Library Events

Device Advice

Every Wednesday in May.  3.00pm - 4.30pm.

Bring in your device and the librarians will help you to set up our free Apps: BorrowBox (ebooks and eaudio books), RBDigital (emagazines) and Mango Languages


Mental Health Engagement - Information session

02/05/2019.  3.00pm - 6.00pm.

Open to people who use Mental health Services, family members, carers and supporters.

Contact:Mental Health Engagement 087 376 1552 mhengage.mlm@hse.ie


Age Action Ireland Computer for the Terrified

10.30am - 12.30pm.

Free 5 week individual computer class, May booked out, next block starting 07/06/2019

Contact: Age Action Ireland 01 475 6989


NIDA Jewellery

08/05/2019 & 22/05/2019.  10.00am - 12.00pm.

Learn how to make and design your own jewellery. Fee charged.

Contact: Kristina 085 713 6599


Learn to Quill

Classes are on going

Quilling is an old paper craft, which lets you shape strips of paper into beautiful shapes and designs for cards or even flower bouquets. Classes for adults and children available. Fee charged.

Contact: Jen 087 757 8662


“Oscar Wilde the poet must sing” talk by Fidelma Mahon

25/05/2019.  11.00am - 12.30pm.

Free event, Booking essential. 


Offaly Crafty Exhibition

Month of May

Exhibition by Regina Bracken


Exhibition by Arden View Creative Community Group

Month of May

Acrylic Paintings and Button Crafts created by individual members of a group of parents that meet weekly, some of the members are first time artists.


Tullamore Bookclub

07/05/2019 (first Tuesday of each month).  3.00pm - 4.30pm

Bookclub – Full.


Social Prescription book club

01/05/2019 reoccurring every six weeks.  10.30am - 11.30pm.

Bookclub social learning project.


The Novel Bunch Bookclub

02/05/2019 (first Thursday of each month).  6.00pm – 7.00pm.



The Book Critics Club

30/05/2019 (last Thursday of each month).  6.00pm – 7.00pm.

Bring your own Book.

New members Welcome.


Young Adult Book Club

29/05/2019 ( last Wednesday of every Month).  3.45pm - 4.45pm.

Young adult book club/Blogging club

Cost: Free.


Junior Book Club 8-10 years

16/05/19 (The third Thursday of every month).  3.30pm - 4.30pm.


Junior discussions about different stories etc.


Toddler Time

Every Wednesday.  11.00am – 12.00pm.

Storytime for toddlers


Toddler Time

Every Saturday.  11.00am – 12.00pm.

Storytime for toddlers


Wordsmiths Group –Creative Writing Group

Every Thursday.  5.45pm – 7.30pm

Creative Writing Group.


Tullamore Library Film Club

09/05/2019.  5.30pm - 7.45pm

 Film club. See in Library Branch for Film of the month.


Knitting Group

Every Tuesday.  6.00pm - 7.45pm

Knitting Group meeting weekly.

Free - New members welcome


Conradh na Gaeilge

Every Tuesday.  6.45pm - 7.45pm.

Conversational Irish Group meeting weekly

Nominal Fee charged - New members welcome


Grow Mental Health Organisation

Every Wednesday at 11.00am

Mental Health Group


Contact: Michelle 086 4183805


Learn Irish Sign Language

29/01/2019 for 15 weeks until 07/05/2019.  5.45pm - 7.15pm.

Learn Irish Sign Language for fee with Irish Deaf Society

To book please go to www.deaf.ie


Heartfulness Meditation with Rachael Waldron

Saturday 11.05.2019.  10.30am - 12.00pm.

Free but booking essential, Contact Rachael to register your interest.

Heartfulness Meditation with Rachael Waldron

Contact Rachael on 0872787039 to book your space.


Beginners Writing Workshop

1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd 29th May.  10.00am - 12.00pm.

Beginners writing workshop with Pauline McNamee

Contact Pauline McNamee 086 052 1346


Tullamore Board Games Club

30/05/2019 (Last Thursday of every month).  6.00pm - 7.45pm

Board games club for adults


Tullamore Library Junior Board Games Club

02/05/2019 (First Thursday of Every Month).  3.30pm - 4.30pm.

Junior Board Games Club.

Free but bring your own games


Poetry Day School visit     

02/05/2019.  10.00am - 11.15am and 11.30am – 12.45pm.

Poetry Workshop with Julia Donaldson’s “Rhyming rabbit” (School Visits)


Adult Chess Club

Every Thursday.  6.00pm - 7.45pm.

This is an all abilities chess group, starting up. New members welcome. Bring your own board


Introduction to PhotoShop

Once a week for 8 weeks, starting 07/05/2019.  5.30pm - 7.30pm.

Introduction to Digital Photography. Booking essential. Fee charged.

Contact: Veronica Nicholson :vnicholson108@gmail.com or 0879480498


Irish Rural Link – Computers for beginners, Computers for Farmers

Weekly for 5 weeks.  5.30pm - 7.30pm.

Computer classes aimed at people in the farming communityC

Contact:Irish Rural Link Number 090 6482744 info@irishrurallink.ie


Bealtaine traditions and customs talk by John Kerrigan

02/05/2019.  6.30pm - 7.30pm.

A talk about Irish traditions and heritage. Please book your space.     

Contact: TullamoreLibrary@offalycoco.ie  or Tel: 057 9346832