Dormant Account Fund

10 October 2022
C-Pens now available in Westmeath Libraries

Westmeath Libraries are delighted to announce that C-Pens are now available to use in the library. The C-Pen is a wonderful tool for anyone learning English, or for people with reading difficulties such as dyslexia. It can also be of benefit to people with vision problems, as this portable device reads text out aloud to […]

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6 September 2022
Sensory stories

We are delighted to announce a series of events in Westmeath Libraries around the world of Sensory Story times. Sensory stories can open up a world of different experiences for participants. This programme of events will include story times in our libraries, as well as a series of talks for parents/carers/teachers. Funded by Dormant Accounts […]

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26 August 2022
LOTE online for kids now available

LOTE online for kids is now available to all members of Westmeath Libraries. This is an online database of digital picture books in World Languages that allows children to enjoy the magic of books in Languages Other Than English. There are 1500+ digital picture books in 50+ languages, with new books and languages released each […]

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6 February 2020
Sensory spaces and Magic Tables

Sensory Spaces Westmeath Libraries are delighted to make available our new Sensory Spaces in Athlone and Mullingar libraries. These spaces are available for use by children and adults of all ages and abilities. A mobile sensory unit is also available for booking in Castlepollard Library. If you would like to visit and use our Sensory […]

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