Archive of News & Events


September 2019

Tullamore Library September Events

Birr Library September Events

Edenderry Library September Events

Exhibitions at Offaly Library - September

Bringing Joyce Home - Tullamore Library


August 2019

Tullamore Library August Events

Birr Library August Events

Edenderry Library August Events

Banagher, Clara, Daingean and Ferbane August Events

Volunteer Tutors needed - Birr Library


July 2019 

Edenderry Library July Events

Banagher, Clara, Ferbane and Daingean Library July Events

Birr Library July Events

Events in Tullamore Library in July

Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries in July

Apollo 11 celebrations at Tullamore library

Hands on Recycling - talk at Tullamore Library

Teddy Bear's picnic in Ferbane Library

Citizen's Information Event - Banagher Library


June 2019

Edenderry Library June Events

Birr Library June Events

Tullamore Library June Events

Events at Banagher, Clara, Daingean and Ferbane Libraries 2019

Birr Library Information Evening - June 26th

Information Sessions National Childcare Scheme - Birr Library June 19th

Crinniu na nOg brochure June 15th

Gymboree Events at Daingean and Birr Library - Crinniu na nOg June 15th

Talk on Birds of Banagher: Swifts, Sand Martins and River Birds


May 2019

Guidelines to Cosplay Competition Entrants 2019 and Table plan

Deepest Sympathy


April 2019

Banagher, Clara, Daingean & Ferbane - April Events

Birr Library - April Events

Edenderry Library - April Events

Tullamore Library - April Events


March 2019

Personal and Professional Effectiveness - courses

March Events and Activities at all libraries

Queen Victoria Talk in Birr Library (cancelled)

Fostering Meeting in Birr Library

Lego Workshop at Tullamore Library

World Book Day at Birr Library

International Women's Day at Birr Library


February 2019

February Events at Offaly Libraries

Harry Potter Day - Edenderry Library

Wordsmiths event at Edenderry Library

'Whisperings' Book Signing by Wordsmiths Tullamore

Harry Potter Day - Tullamore Library

Harry Potter Art Workshop


January 2019

January Events for all libraries

Awesome Lego Exhibition - Birr Library

Anam Beo Exhibition at Tullamore Library

Start up Meeting - Chess Club for adults


December 2018  

Healthy Ireland Offaly 2018

The Polar Express children's event at Offaly Libraries

December Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries

December Events at Offaly Libraries

Christmas at Tullamore Library

Christmas at Birr Library

Merry Massages at Tullamore Library

LGBT public consultation - inclusion strategy


November 2018

Flights of Fancy Talk and Exhibition - Birr Library

Offaly and the Great War - Commemoration Events

Talk on Homeopathy at Birr Library

Tina Claffey Elements Exhibition at Tullamore Library

Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries in November

November Events at Offaly Libraries

Personal Effectiveness Talk in Tullamore Library

Midlands Science Week

Book Launch - Offaly and the Great War - Tullamore Library.

Lego competition for children


October 2018

Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries October

Hullabaloo Arts & Crafts at Birr Library

Hullabaloo Events at Tullamore Library

The Lea-Green Down: A response poetry anthology to the poetry of Patrick Kavanagh- book launch at Tullamore Library

Bronte Sisters - No coward soul - a talk

Yoga for children at Birr Library

Information evening on fostering at Tullamore Library

Queen Victoria Talk at Tullamore Library


September 2018

Computer training for Farmers

Introduction to Digital Photography - Veronica Nicholson course (8 weeks)

Reptile Zoo coming to Banagher Library in November

September Events at Offaly Libraries

September Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries

Heartfullness Meditation at Tullamore Library

Culture Night : Eileen Casey will launch ‘The Lea-Green Down’ -A response poetry anthology to the poetry of Patrick Kavanagh - Tullamore Library

Bronte Sisters - No coward soul - a talk

Irish Sign-Language course for beginners


August 2018

National Heritage Week - Programme launch

Summer Stars Reading Programme 2018

August Events at Offaly Libraries

Summer Stars Parties at all Libraries

Famous Fashionistas Exhibition - Birr Library

Bronte Sisters - No coward soul - a talk


July 2018

Heritage Week DVD Launch

July Events at Offaly Libraries

July Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries

Dog's Trust Workshop for (Birr Library)

Dog's Trust Workshop for families (all Libraries)


June 2018  

Summer Stars Reading Adventure for Children

Crinniu na nOg - National day of events for youth - Saturday 23rd June

Events at Offaly Libraries this June

Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries this June

World Refugee Day 2018 - Adult reading list

World Refugee Day 2018 - Children's reading list


May 2018

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Birr Library Book Circle - open day

Creative Writing in Edenderry with Pauline McNamee

Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries in May.

Events at Offaly Libraries this May.


April 2018

Spring into Storytime

What's on in Offaly Libraries this April

Birr Library All-Ireland Poetry Day

Magical Fairy Craft Camp - Edenderry Library

Building Bridges - Art Exhibition by Willie Redmond - Edenderry Library

Irish suffragists and the campaign for the female franchise, 1911-1918

March 2018

What's on this March at Offaly Libraries

Exhibitions at Offaly Library in March

Robert Smith Photographic Talk at Edenderry Library

Creative Writing Competition for Children - Tullamore Library

Taking control of your Healthy - a talk by Diarmaid Herlihy Pharmacist - Tullamore Library - part of Healthy Ireland

Talk on Internet & Cyber Bullying in Tullamore Library - part of Healthy Ireland

Pharmacist talk in Banagher Library - part of Healthy Ireland

William Grant and Sons - a talk (Part of Engineer's Week) - Tullamore Library


February 2018

What's on at Offaly Libraries this February

Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries - February

Whittled away- Ireland's Vanishing Nature - a talk by Padraig Moran



January 2018

Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries in January

What's on in Offaly Libraries in January

Talk on the Benefits of Equine Therapy - Edenderry Library (Part of Healthy Ireland)

Healthy Ireland Launch - Tullamore Library 

Autumn/Winter Offaly Libraries Programme of Events 

True Fitness Event at Tullamore Library (Part of Healthy Ireland) 

Winter Programme- events are funded by Offaly County Council and Creative Ireland Programme 2017 - 2022


December 2017


December Exhibitions @ Offaly Libraries

The Polar Express @ Offaly Libraries

What's on in December @ Offaly Libraries

Banagher Library Christmas Programme 2017

Birr Library Christmas Events Brochure 2017

Edenderry Library Christmas Events Brochure 2017

Taking control of your health - a talk by Diarmaid Herlihy - Tullamore Library  Event postponed until New Year 

Don't sweat the small stuff - talk on minding your health this festive season - Edenderry Library

Crime Author Visits to Offaly Libraries





What's on at Offaly Libraries this November.

November Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries

GAA Lecture Series - Birr Library and Tullamore Library

Heritage Lecture Series at Offaly Libraries Oct/November

Patrick Kavanagh - The Offaly Connection talks in Edenderry & Tullamore Libraries, 15th & 16th November

Lecture by Fidelma Mahon on the life of Francis Ledwidge in Daingean Library, Wednesday 8th November

The Irish and the Great War - a talk by Andy Gonoude - November 11th

Author Visit Dolores Keaveney visits Tullamore Library




October Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries

Hullabaloo Arts Festival

Ebooks/Eaudiobooks information & support day Tullamore Library Wednesday 25th October.

What's on at Offaly Libraries October 2017

Manchester Martyrs - Talk by Joseph O'Neill @ Birr Library Tuesday 25th Oct.

National Screening Talk @ Tullamore Library Wednesday 26th Oct.

What's on this October at Offaly Libraries

Taking Control Workshop - October 16th, Tullamore Library. Booking essential.





What's on at Offaly Libraries - September

Gemma Lawlor @ Tullamore Library - Exhibition

Anna Trojanowska @ Edenderry Library - Exhibition

Veronica Nicholson @ Birr Library  - Exhibition

Tina Claffey Photography Launch in Kilcormac Library

Switch on Culture Night Programme 2017

EU Direct Debate - Postponed until further notice

August Events @ Offaly Libraries

Summer Stars Brochure 2017

July/August Arts & Crafts - Birr Library

Eamon Byrne Exhibition - Tullamore Library

St. Cronan's Exhibition - Birr Library

Canadian Attaché to open Leinster Regiment Exhibition at Birr Library

'Austen out Loud' - Birr Library

Teddy Bear's Sleepover - Birr Library

Jane Austen lectures - Tullamore & Edenderry Libraries

What's on at Offaly Libraries - July



June Events


Exhibitions at Offaly Libraries  - June

Events at Offaly Libraries - June


May Events


Digitise the Nation - Free training

Banagher Library May Events

The Migraine Association of Ireland - talk