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January Closures

Updates on Library Closures for January. Updates are also available on Facebook and Twitter.

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eduroam in Offaly Libraries

Offaly Libraries are helping third level students to stay connected with eduroam

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Offaly Libraries Christmas Opening Hours

UPDATED** Check out the opening times of your local Offaly library branch over the Christmas holiday period.

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First 5 Little Library Initiative at Offaly Libraries

Offaly Libraries are delighted to support the second stage in the First 5 Little Library Book Bag Initiative.

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Children's Book Festival 2021

Children’s Book Festival 2021 runs for the month of October and is a great opportunity for us all to celebrate books and reading!

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Offaly & Laois Parenting Support Programme Autumn Series

Offaly Libraries together with Laois Libraries are delighted to present a series of exciting workshops and online talks for parents.

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More services in Offaly Libraries

From Monday, 20th September 2021, Offaly Libraries are extending services further.

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Children’s Book Festival 2021 at Offaly Libraries

Offaly Libraries is celebrating CBF with an array of events and activities, part funded by Creative Ireland.

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Sensory Offaly 2021 Programme of Events

Sensory Offaly Webinar Series aims to support the people of Offaly with the challenges they and their families may face through disability and learning differences.

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Heritage Week 2021 at Offaly Libraries

Offaly Libraries have scheduled a jam-packed line up of online events. The theme is “Open the door to Heritage”. Our fantastic events have something for everyone.

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First 5 Little Library Initiative at Offaly Libraries

The First 5 Little Library Bag Initiative was launched by Offaly Libraries on Thursday 27th May at Kilcormac Library.

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Offaly Libraries celebrating Cruinniú na nÓg 2021

Cruinniú na nÓg, Sat. 12th June, is a special day of creativity for children up to 18 years. Offaly Libraries will host be a jam-packed day with 35 workshops.

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Exciting new service in Offaly Libraries

Offaly Libraries have a new service called iVox which is a great way of introducing the 6 early literacy skills to young children in a fun and engaging way.

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Transparent Language Online for Libraries

Transparent Language Online allows learners to explore a new language in the comfort of their own home, at the library, or on-the-go.

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Good News... Offaly Libraries are Re-Opening!

Offaly Libraries are delighted to announce that our library buildings will re-open to the public for Browsing Services from Monday, 10th May.

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FREE Children’s Animated ebooks FOR LIBRARY MEMBERS

Offaly Libraries is delighted to announce that we are now subscribed to a fantastic animated ebooks service called iVox.

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Digital Magazines- moving to a new platform

Offaly Library’s RbDigital magazines service is moving to a new platform called Libby, part of a service called OverDrive.

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Parenting Webinar Series

This series of Parenting Talks has been organised by Offaly Libraries, as part of our Keep Well campaign, with support from the Community Resilience Fund

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Library Digital Ambassadors

Offaly Libraries' Age Friendly Digital Ambassador Programme. Let our Library Digital Ambassadors show you how to get online.

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Lunchtime Bite-Sized Webinar Series

Join us for a series of Lunchtime Bite-Sized Webinars as part of Work Matters at Offaly Libraries.