Celebrate Irish American Heritage Month

Discover Irish culture, get ready for St. Patrick’s Day, or dig into your roots this March with our librarian-curated blogs and reading lists for children and adults.

Children’s Recommendations

Irish Authors – What makes Irish authors so unique? Their love of traditions, customs and cultural charm of Ireland. What's at the heart of any Irish author's inspirations? It's Ireland's rich history of myths, legends and storytelling.

Adult Recommendations

Always Wanting Moher: Irish Food and Travel – The Emerald Isle is a fantastic place to visit if you enjoy beautiful landscapes, castles, hiking, buzzing cities, quaint villages, eating local, music and friendly people. Check out these reads to prepare yourself for the trip. Or, get your Irish on with these titles to help whet your appetite if a trip to Ireland is not on the horizon at this time.

Sláinte: Irish Reads for March – Ireland is home to many authors who have achieved universal fame. Learn about Irish authors and choose from some classic titles or explore a contemporary work.

St. Patrick's Day Playlist – Get in the mood to celebrate with these Irish tunes, streaming free through hoopla and Alexander Street Press.