Children's Book Festival 2021

Children’s Book Festival 2021 will run nationally for the month of October and is a great opportunity for young people, parents, teachers and libraries to celebrate books and reading!

Offaly Library Service will be marking this very special time of year with an array of events and activities. Many of our traditional events will be online again this year but there will still be plenty of reasons to visit one of the libraries in our branch network!

Full details of all our events are available in the Programme of Events below and place may be booked here on Ticket Tailor. Book your place here image

Schools will be contacted by Offaly Libraries with details of the relevant Schools Events and an invitation to express their interest booking in classes.

The CBF Costume Competition is now running and detailed in the CBF Programme.

Entries are to be e-mailed to along with a signed entry form which is below.

Download and print the entry form by clicking HERE!

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