Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Easter 2019 opening hours

Libraries will close 5pm on Thursday 18 April 2019 with most re-opening Tuesday morning
Items may be renewed, downloaded, requested, ebooks and audiobooks & online courses are avaiable from

Friday, April 12, 2019

Spring into Storytime

Spring into Story Time during April was the first countrywide focus on story time in public libraries.
Part of the Right to Read Campaign within the Opportunities for All national strategic plan for public libraries 2013 – , Spring into Story Time arose from a recommendation of the Public Libraries Literacy and Reading Development Working Group and the findings of a 2016 pilot initiative.

Thursday, July 05, 2018

Summer Stars 2018 Children's Reading Challenge

Summer Stars 2018 Children's Reading Challenge is well and truly underway in all Galway Libraries. It runs throughout July and August.
Join the 2018 Summer Stars reading adventure at your local library this summer!
Summer Stars is an exciting reading-based programme which is available free of charge to all children across the country with plenty of goodies and prizes to be had.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Contempo Quartet in Ballinasloe Library

Ballinasloe Library
Thursday April 12, 1.00pm - 2.00pm
The Galway Music Residency presents ConTempo in the first of their series of lunchtime concerts in Ballinasloe Library.
Please see attached programme. The series continues on May 24 and June 14.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Healthy Ireland at Galway Public Libraries

Through the Irish countrywide library network, the Healthy Ireland at Your Library Programme will provide a range of resources, services and support to users and communities.
Book stock A comprehensive collection of books on health and wellbeing will be available in all public libraries.
Online resources New e-books, e-audiobooks and e-magazines will be accessible in every library and by remote access Health information services