Omagh Library


 Customer Notice

Due to the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19, we are temporarily closing all public libraries and Out of Hours Access from 5:00pm on Friday 20 March until further notice.​​​​​


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Julie Gibson and Edwin Johnston
1 Spillars Place
Irishtown Road, Omagh
BT78 1HL
t:028 8244 0733
f:028 8244 2159
Minicom:028 8244 0733
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 Library Opening Hours


Opening hours for Omagh Library
Monday:9:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday:9:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday:9:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday:9:00am - 5:30pm
Friday:9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:9:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday



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 Library Events - please contact your library about events during school holidays as some events are term time only.

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
Chatterbooks Fun!
The third Wednesday of each month.

Junior reading group for children in Years 4 - 7.
Groups encourage members to read for pleasure, read adventurously and share their opinions (good or bad!) on books and authors.

Term-Time Only.

Julie Gibson / Edwin Johnston
t: 028 8244 0733
15/01/2020 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Lego Club

1st and 3rd Sat of each month​. Booking Essential – phone from the Thursday of that week to book​.

​Blocks and Books (listen to a story and then build it with lego) followed by free play.

For 8 – 10 year olds. 

FREE Activity. All welcome.

Julie Gibson / Edwin Johnston​
t: 028 8244 0733

21/12/2019 11:00am - 12 noon
Knit and Natter
Every Wednesday morning, 10:30am - 12:30pm.

A group for anyone who enjoys knitting, crochet, cross stitch and other crafts. Share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people and learn new skills.
Bring whatever you are working on at the moment or start a new project.

Julie Gibson / Edwin Johnston
t: 028 8244 0733
11/12/2019 Every Wednesday morning, 10:30am - 12:30pm.

​Featuring Creative Writing, Word Attack, Comic Books, Slam Poetry, Book vs Movie, Games and more….

For Year 8 and Year 9 students.

Check with branch for dates.

​Julie Gibson / Edwin Johnston​
t: 028 8244 0733
07/12/2019 5:45pm - 6:45pm
SAD Lightbox - Beat the Winter Blues
Banish the winter blues!

Come and relax in front of our Light Therapy Box, designed to lift your mood.
Dark gloomy days and indoor working can disrupt our body clocks, and may contribute to Seasonal Affective Disorder. Using light therapy can lead to an improved sense of wellbeing and increased vitality.
Please contact branch for details.

Julie Gibson / Edwin Johnston​
t: 028 8244 0733
01/11/2019 During library opening hours
Creative Writers
3rd Wednesday of each month.

For fun or for fortune, develop and improve your writing skills in an encouraging environment.

Creative Writers meet every 2 weeks, come along to a session and get your creative juices flowing.​

Julie Gibson
t: 028 8244 0733

18/09/2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm