Mountrath Library


OPENING HOURS:

Monday:
Closed
Tuesday:
10.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
Wednesday:
10.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
Thursday:
11.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-7.30pm
Friday:
10.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-5.00pm
Saturday:
Closed

CLOSED FOR LUNCH
(Tuesday-Friday incl. from 1-2pm)

 

CONTACT US:

By Phone: 057 8756378

e-mail: library@laoiscoco.ie

Address: Shannon Street, Mountrath, Co. Laois, R32 D576.

 

SERVICES AVAILABLE:

  • Adult Lending
  • Children and Young Adult Sections
  • Music
  • CDs
  • DVDs, adult and children
  • Magazines & newspapers
  • Reference
  • Foreign Language Novels
  • Audio Books
  • Large Print Fiction
  • Language Learning Resources
  • Study Areas
  • Internet Access & Wifi
  • Photocopying
  • Printing

 

 

Summer Events:

See below for our full line-up of activities over the summer. Please note that all events are free to attend but that booking procedures apply due to expected demand. Booking opens on Tuesday 26th June from 9.30am.

Summer Events Brochure Mountrath 2018 1

 

SUMMER READING CHALLENGE:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Take part in the Summer Stars Reading Challenge , read 8 books and win prizes along the way. This year you can achieve Super Star Status by reading an additional 8 books.  All children who reach a total of 16 books by the end of August will go into a local draw to win a Summer Stars back pack and a countywide draw to win a bicycle. Enjoy your reading over the summer months!

 

 

MINIATURE FAIRY GARDEN COMPETITION WINNERS:

Well done to Borris  in Ossory Garden Club, Brid Byrne, Mountrath Knitting Group ( Margaret Ryan), Heather Rice, Eileen Larkin and Catherine Byrne and to all that entered the competition.

 

 

FAIRY BOOKS DISPLAY:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A lovely selection of Fairy books for you to borrow! Call in and see the fairies hiding behind the doors!

 

LIBRARY GROUPS:

Ciorcail Comhra:

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday 19th July at 6.15pm.

Bigi linn ag caint as Gaeilge!

 

Adult Book Club: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday 5th July at 6.15pm.

 The group will discuss ” The Woman in the Window”  by A.J. Finn.

 

Local History Group:

 

 

 

 

 

Next meeting is Thursday 19th July.

 

 Knitting Group: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The group meets every Friday at 10.30am.