Portarlington Library

Opening Hours

Tuesday: 10:00am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-5:30pm

Wednesday: 10:00am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-7:30pm

Thursday: 10:00am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-5:30pm

Friday: 10:00am-1:30pm, 2:30pm-5:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am-1:00pm*

Closed on Saturday of Bank Holiday Weekend

Contact Details

Phone: 057 8643751

Email: portarlingtonlibrary@laoiscoco.ie

Address: Main Street, Portarlington, Co. Laois, R32 PY58



  • Borrowing service for Adults, Teens and Children including fiction, non-fiction, DVDs, CDs, magazines
  • Daily Newspapers available
  • Study desks (subject to availability)
  • PC usage and Internet browsing available for Adults, Teens and Children
  • Printing, photocopying and scanning available including Click & Collect service – see details here.
  • Local History section
  • Sensory Toy Collection


Regular Events

Adult Book Club: Meets on the last Tuesday of the month at 11am to discuss the monthly book club title pick.

Knitting Group: Meets every Friday morning at 11am. All skill levels from beginner to advanced are welcome!

For an up to date list of all upcoming library events, click here.