Ireland Reads 2022

Waterford Libraries encourages you to ‘Squeeze in a Read!’ on 25th February 2022
Following a hugely successful introduction in 2021, Ireland Reads is back for February 2022!

Libraries throughout Waterford City and County are taking part in Ireland Reads a campaign to get the whole country reading this month in the lead up to a national day of reading on Friday, February 25th.

Over the next 3 weeks, the campaign will be focused on encouraging people to visit to sign up and take the pledge to ‘Squeeze in a Read’ on Ireland Reads Day, Friday February 25th.


Find out about all that’s happening for Ireland Reads, get book recommendations and take the pledge to read on February 25th at

What’s Happening in Waterford Libraries?

Waterford Libraries will be joining other libraries across the country and running ‘Ireland Reads’ initiatives and competitions throughout February in the build up to Ireland Reads Day on Friday, February 25th.

Follow us on social media, check out the events section of our website, or visit your local branch to find out more.


Event Highlights in Waterford Libraries: 



Recommended Reads on our Website

Visit the Recommended Reads section of our website for even more great reads. Ideal for squeezing in a read on Friday 25th February!

Recommended ReadsClick Here to Visit

Listen back to Tracy McEneaney, Executive Librarian with Waterford Libraries and Elaina Ryan, CEO Children’s Books Ireland discussing favourite villians from children’s books on Today with Claire Byrne from RTE Radio 1, Thursday 24th February.

Listen Back to Today with Claire ByrneClick Here to Visit


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