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10 March 2023

International Womens Day in Cootehill

Cootehill Library hosted a superb morning with amazing women to celebrate International Womens Day. There was a lot of energy in the room and fantastic ideas suggested on how we can make Cootehill better for all women. Thank you so much to all from Le Cheile and Cootehill Town Team and to every woman who came along today. Special shout out to Happy Feet Walkers who came along too!

02 March 2023

World Book Day Story written by Primary Schools

To celebrate World Book Day pupils in 2nd - 4th class took part in Cootehill Library's ROUND ROBIN. They were given a simple story starter and tale took off like a rocket from there! Each class added a new installment until the exciting conclusion. Well done to all the pupils and teachers who took part - your shared story is brilliant!

08 February 2023

Decade of Centenaries Spring Lecture Series

Cavan Library Service is delighted to present four lectures as part of their Spring Lecture Series. With varied and interesting topics the guest speakers are Professor Linda Connolly, Dermot McMonagle, Professor Terence Dooley and Dr David McCullagh. The lectures are in different venues and booking is advised as places will be limited.

07 February 2023

Get Cavan Reading for Ireland Reads

Ireland Reads is a campaign to get the whole country reading this month in the lead up to a national day of reading on Saturday, February 25th. Cavan Libraries has teamed up with libraries nationwide, publishers, booksellers, authors and others for the campaign, which aims to celebrate reading and all the benefits it can have for wellbeing and enjoyment.

24 January 2023

Lego has landed at Cootehill Library

Have some family time with our Lego collection at Cootehill Library! Just ask at the desk and we'll let loose our boxes of fabulous Lego. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times - but grownups love to build too!

18 January 2023

Chair Exercises at Bailieborough Library

The very popular Chair Exercise classes are returning to Bailieborough library for a 4 week block starting Thursday January 26th 2023. Places are limited and booking essential at 042 9665779.



Bailieborough Reading Group

Location: Bailieborough Library
Age: Adults

Johnston Central Library Reading Group

Location: Johnston Central Library
Age: Adults
Booking Required
Weekly until 12 Apr 2023

Chair Exercises for adults

Location: Bailieborough Library
Age: Adults
Daily until 01 Apr 2023

Easter Colouring Competition

Location: Johnston Central Library, Cootehill Library and Bailieborough Library
Age: Children 4+