‘This book maybe a little overdue…’

Anyone who has ever borrowed a book from a library and failed to return it in a timely fashion knows the scenario all too well. You sheepishly approach the front desk and hand the book to the librarian while remarking, ever so casually, that it “may be a little overdue”—even if the book was meant […]

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Mayo Library’s Books of the Year 2018

For the year that’s in it, we couldn’t let this list slip by without a little bit of Brexit and a little bit of Trump – two of the main talking points in life, as in books, for much of the year. So, without further ado, may we present, the Mayo County Library Books of […]

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Quilt project on show at Ballyhaunis Library

A CELTIC quilting project has just been completed by a group of dedicated women in Ballyhaunis direct provision centre under the guidance of artist Carmel Balfe and Natalya Pestova from Mayo Intercultural Action. The quilts have been made in the format of applique and the designs were chosen by the women from images of Irish […]

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