Book Club

Interested in joining a book club? We have plenty of options for you in Westmeath with book clubs for Adults and Children in different libraries around the county.

Athlone Library host a children's book club "A Novel Idea" once a month. This group is full at the moment but if your child is interested in joining a future book club please register your interest by contacting Athlone Library on 090 6442157 or

Athlone Book Club for Adults meets on the 1st Thursday of every month from 6-8pm at Athlone Library. All welcome! Contact the library on 090 6442157 or email for enquiries.

Castlepollard Library's book club meets on the last Thursday of the month at 6.45pm. All welcome. Tel 044 9332199 or email

Moate Library's Beginners Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month at 11am. They also host a book club for children. Contact 090 6481888 or email

Mullingar's BookClub meets on the last Thursday of the month at 6.30pm. Contact 044 9332161 or email for details.

The Children's Book Club in Mullingar is suitable for ages 7-9, please register in advance by contacting 044 9332161 or email

We also have a facebook group where you can chat about books. New members always welcome

Books being read - June 2023