Poetry Day in Sherkin Library

The Library is open to browse, borrow and return items.

Look at our visual guide/social story to know what to expect during your visit.


Opening Hours

Friday 11 am - 4.30 pm.

Please check in with your local library for updated opening hours and services available.  

Sherkin Island Library offers fiction and non-fiction books for lending to adults and children, including books on tape.

Internet Access - Currently unavailable due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Internet is available on one PC. Advance booking for this service is advisable.

Events - Currently unavailable due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Sherkin Island book club takes place once a month from October to June. The Book Club meets on a Tuesday at 4.30 pm in the library. Please check with the library for details.  

Various activities are held throughout the year, including activities for the Bealtaine Festival, the Summer Arts Programme in July and August and the Children's Book Festival in October.

Contact Us

Sherkin Island Library

Adjacent to the Community Hall,

Sherkin Island,

Co. Cork

P81 AE02

Tel: (028) 20009

Email: sherkin.library@corkcoco.ie

Directions to the library 

Follow the road up from the Pier straight on for 10 minutes. The Sherkin Island Library is housed in a porta-cabin standing next to the Community Hall. A large white building on the left at the bottom of the hill.