|Tuesday||9.30am- 1.30pm, 2.30pm – 5.00pm|
|Wednesday||9.30am- 1.30pm, 2.30pm – 5.00pm|
|Thursday||9.30am- 1.30pm, 2.30pm – 7.30pm|
|Friday||9.30am- 1.30pm, 2.30pm – 5.00pm|
|Saturday||10.00am- 2.00pm *|
|* Closed Saturdays of Bank Holiday Weekends|
By phone at: 057 87 30020
Address: Market House, Main Street, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois, R32 CY65.
Adult Lending: Children and Young Adult Sections: Foreign Language Novels: Large Print; Audio Books; Language; Travel; Sheet MusicCDs; DVDs, adult and children
Reference; Learning Resources;
Internet Access: Photocopying; Printing
Access to Ordnance Survey
Tech Workshop One a month Tuesday from 12-1,check in branch to find the date.
If you are having trouble with your laptop, phone, tablet, etc., drop in and we will try and help you out. If possible, bring your phone or laptop along with you so we can help! No registration needed, walk-ins welcome!
Junior Chess Club every Saturday morning at 10am.
Scrabble Club every Saturday morning at 11am.
Knitting Club 10.30am each Wednesday.
Adult Mindfulness Colouring every Tuesday morning from 11am.
LEGO CLUB The LEGO Club is back. Ages 5-9
Call 0578730020 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to join our club.
The Just one more line Adult Book Club with Aideen
The book club is now up and running, with some great books all ready devoured. So, if you’re also addicted to reading and need just one more line, contact us at 0578730020 or email us at email@example.com and we’ll fix you up.
It runs once a month on a Thursday evening after 6pm.
LEGO BUILDING COMPETITION
The 2nd Annual LEGO building competition takes place on the 8th December at 2pm in Abbeyleix Library.
For ages 5 & up.
All entries much be dropped into the library between the 1st December and 12 noon on the 8th December.
Entry forms can be downloaded below.
Check out last years which had 67 different entries and over 70 competitors.
Below is just a sample of builds that were on display, to see the rest please check out our Facebook page.
Laois Geology & Minecraft Rocks
For National Heritage we had Michele Castiaux from the Irish Geological Association presented a fun and informative workshop on geology and Irish rocks. We also talked about the popular game Minecraft and the rocks used in that.
We had a great time and would recommend people to check out Michele’s website https://www.geologyandenvironment.com/