Entries by Michelle Brennan

Revitalising the North-West – O’Brien announces €61.4 million for Regeneration Projects

Letterkenny project to create creative design hub, transformation of historic courthouse and works for future regional transport hub Sligo projects to create two new libraries, county museum and enhance public realm Investment will provide much needed stimulus during economic recovery 12 March 2021 The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien TD, today […]

The Word with Writer & Broadcaster, Sinéad Gleeson. FREE EVENT ON ZOOM

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 31, 2021 6:30PM Online event. https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/the-word-with-writer-broadcaster-sinead-gleeson-free-event-on-zoom-tickets-144457250525?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing Sinéad Gleeson’s debut collection of essays: Constellations: Reflections from Life was published in April 2019 by Picador. It has been sold to various countries, including France, Germany and the US, where it will be published in March 2020 by HMH Books. Previously her essays have been published […]

Local Enterprise Week 1st -5th March #Work Matters

Sligo Library and Work Matters week of Online Presentations on Sligo Library Facebook and Youtube channels. Interview 1 Monday March 1st Interview at 2 pm Garrett Crowley of LEO Sligo interview for Work Matters Enterprise Week Garrett Crowley, of the Local Enterprise Office Sligo in a recorded interview with Maeve McCormack, for Work Matters in […]

Cathaoirleach Cllr. Dara Mulvey launches Sligo Libraries new eService TTRS (Touch-type, Read and Spell)

Cathaoirleach Cllr. Dara Mulvey launches Sligo Libraries new eService TTRS (Touch-type, Read and Spell) Cathaoirleach Cllr. Dara Mulvey was joined in an online launch by Dónal Tinney County Librarian, Library staff, Terri Dunleavy Chairperson Sligo Dyslexia Branch, Teachers and Principals from primary and post-primary schools throughout the county. In his address at the launch the […]

Ireland Reads Day ‘Squeeze a Read’ February 25th

What is Ireland Reads? Ireland Reads is a new campaign to get the whole country reading this month in the lead up to a national day of reading on Thursday, February 25. Irish libraries have teamed up with publishers, booksellers, authors and others for the campaign which is part of the government Keep Well initiative […]

FREE Online Needlefelt Craft Four Week Workshop

Learn how to craft a Needlefelt picture with Susan Basler, textile Artist Four week Free Online Needlefelt Workshops Learn how to craft a Needlefelt picture with Susan Basler, textile Artist 7:30pm Online via Zoom Tuesday 9th February, Tuesday 16th February, Tuesday 23rd February Tuesday 2nd March Limited places, email  susanbasler@gmail.com to register and receive your […]

Sligo Library Online Access

A FREE course on using our online services books, magazines, newspapers, learning all online | all free Sligo Library offers a FREE online service whichyou can use: any time, any where with your FREE Sligo Library Membership card. Join us on ZOOM for a FREE 3 week course on Library Online Access – Week 1: […]

The Word in January featuring Eileen Myles. Sligo Library: FREE. ON ZOOM

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27, 2021 6:30PM Book your ticket at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/the-word-in-january-featuring-eileen-myles-sligo-library-free-zoom-tickets-136598418547 Online event. THE WORD, a reading series hosted by Sligo Library Service and the Writing + Literature BA course at IT Sligo, is back for 2021 Featuring: Eileen Myles, poet, subsequently novelist, public talker and art journalist. Eileen Myles (they/them) came to New York […]