Library Clubs and Groups
To further encourage reader development among our customers, Sligo Libraries have a number of Book clubs set up in various branches. These clubs promote the pleasures of reading and develop the members appreciation of literature at all levels.
Sligo Central Library
- Catacombs Book club, Sara Book Club, the Maugherow book club and more are supported by Sligo Central Library.
Tubbercurry Community Library
- Bookworms’ Book club meets on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 12 noon
- Active Retirement Book Club meets on the last Wednesday of every month
Ballymote Community Library
- Ballymote Book Club meet at 3pm to 4pm on the last Thursday of every month.
- Saturday Stitchers - knitting, crochet and embroidery group meet on Saturday mornings at 11am until 1pm.
- Documentary Club - meet 5pm to 7pm every Thursday evening.
- The Crafty Catch Up meet on a Tuesday from 3pm to 4.30pm.
- The Afternoon Film Club meet every Wednesday afternoon from 2pm to 4pm.
- Parent and Toddler Group meet Thursday mornings from 11am to 12pm.
- Bridge Group meet Thursday from 2pm to 4pm (Starts again September 2016).
- Eco Unesco Young Environmentalist Group meet Thursday from 3pm to 4.30pm (During school time).
- Local Artist’s Group meet every second Friday from 11am to 1pm.
If you are a bookclub member, please take a look at our extensive list of books that have been read and discussed by library bookclubs. These titles are available for loan.
Sligo Library Writing Groups
Leyney writers Group
This well established writing group meets on the first Wednesday of every month in Tubbercurry Community Library, Teach Laighne. Please contact Tubbercurry library staff for more details.