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" meeting on the 1st Saturday of every month at 11.30am. 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 09064-42157 or

Athlone Book Club for Adults meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 6-8pm at Athlone Library. All welcome! Contact the library on 090 6442157 or email for enquiries. For their meeting on 8th September the book is Devotion by Hannah Kent.

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

Kilbeggan Library have a brand new Science Fiction book club, the next meeting will be on Thursday 22nd of September at 6pm

Moate Library have a new Adults Book Club and also a book club for children. Contact 090 6481888 or email

Mullingar's BookClub meets on the last Thursday of the month at 6pm. New members always welcome. - Next meeting is on 29th September and the book is Mr. Cadmus by Peter Ackroyd.

And remember, our online bookclub is still meeting once a month on Zoom if you can't make it in to any of libraries please join us.

This article was published on: 10th June, 2022
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