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.

News Archive

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Heritage Week at Offaly Libraries 2020

Saturday, August 15th to Sunday, August 23rd

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Your Council Day

Offaly Libraries are delighted to see so many of our borrowers making use of both our Contact & Collect Services and, most recently, our Browse by Appointment service at Tullamore Library.

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NEW Contact and Collect Service Coming Soon

Offaly County Council Library Service will begin offering some more library services to the public from June 8th 2020 as part of phase 2 of the Government Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business.

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New best sellers now available on BorrowBox

Irish Times best seller list 2019 & what’s available now on BorrowBox

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Public Consultation Opens on the Draft Tourism Masterplan for the Shannon

have your say! consultation will remain open until the 22nd April 2020 at 4.00pm.

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2020 Re-opening times at Offaly Libraries

list of closures and opening times at all libraries over the Festive Season

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Let's see if you're a true book fanatic!

Take a fun quiz to find out!

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Summer Stars - Winners!

Congratulations to all who took part in our Summer Stars Reading Challenge.

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Summer Stars Reading Programme 2019

Encourage your child to read throughout the Summer months!

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Deepest Sympathy

Our thoughts are with the family of Mary Foley (nee Galvin), Gallen, Ferbane, Co. Offaly. Mary died on May 22nd 2019, unexpectedly but peacefully in her 91st year. She is a former Librarian in Ferbane Library.

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Women's Prize for Fiction 2019

Longlist announced.

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World Book Day at Birr Library

Thursday 7th March

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Digitise the Nation - Course in Birr Library

Starts 13th March. Booking required. Free Digital Skills Classes on How to Get Online.

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The Awesome LEGO® Model Exhibition

Held in Birr Library.

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Start up Meeting - Chess Club for adults

Tullamore Library. Thursday 31st January.

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Lego Competition for children at Offaly Libraries

It's that time of year again. Get your entries in!