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Our Events Diary

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Book Club

Usually the last Thursday of the month

Thursday 25 April 5.00pm

Prophet Song by Paul Lynch

Thursday 30 May 5.00pm

Leonard and Hungry Paul by Ronan Hession

Irish Language Book Club

Usually the first Thursday of the month

Thursday 2 May 5.00pm

Ta Jesus agus Billy ag Imeacht go Barcelona by Deirdre Purcell

Author Tea Time

Meet an author to chat over tea and cake.

Sunday 21 April 2-4 pm

Meet Angie Togher, author of The Hollow, a story set in Limerick and Kilkee. Join us for an afternoon of tea, cake and chat about this engrossing novel with a supernatural twist.

Open Mic

Usually the last Friday of the month. Free social event for lovers of poetry, flash fiction and creative writing of all kinds. Bring your own work to share, a favourite piece to read, or just come to listen. Everyone welcome. Tea, coffee and treats provided.

Friday 26 April 6.30pm 

Hosted this month by artist and writer Qwynn.

Special Events

Book launches, talks and other events

Cosy Concert Series Spring/Summer 2024

We are pleased to be offering our Kilrush shop as the venue for this series of intimate concerts, featuring local performers. The concerts are hosted by our friends at Silverwood Events. Click here for full details and tickets.


Book Club

Usually the second Thursday of the month

Thursday 9 May 7.00pm

Prophet Song by Paul Lynch

Special Events

Book launches, talks and other events

Monday 22 April, 2-3 pm

A visit by children's authors and illustrators.

Laureate na nÓg, Patricia Forde, is leading a creative roadshow around Ireland and on Monday 22 April will be visiting Ennistymon! Children’s authors and book illustrators will be running events in the library, Scoil Mhainchín and Banner Books. Children and adults are very welcome to come and meet the roadshow at Banner Books, on Monday between 2 and 3 o’clock, to chat to the authors and illustrators and get books

signed. The visitors will be: Patricia Forde, Niamh Sharkey, Dave Rudden, Paddy Donnelly, Meabh McDonnell, Tristan Rosenstock and Shane Hegarty.

Saturday 31 August and Sunday 1 September

Ennistymon Book Town Festival.