Entries by Michelle Brennan

Digitise the Nation: Internet Access Classes

Introduction Digital Skills Classes. Four week course on either a Tuesday OR Wednesday afternoon. Starts Tuesday 28th OR Wednesday 29th of January, 2pm-4.30pm. Group setting. Devices will be provided or you can bring your own. Phone 0719111675 for more details or to reserve your name.😀📲💻

Sligo Central Library: The First Word of the Decade 2020!

The Word returns to Sligo Central Library in 2020 on Wednesday 29th of January at 6.30pm. Garrett Carr, author of The Rule of the Land: Walking Ireland’s Border. Garrett Carr is a writer and map-maker. He lives in Belfast and is a Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at Queen’s University. His book The Rule of […]

Sligo Library & Museum Christmas Opening Hours

Sligo Library staff would like to wish all of our users and readers a very Happy Christmas and New Year! Remember all library items, including books, audio and DVDS, can be renewed and reserved online via our Always Open Online Services. There are many online services on our website that can be accessed 24 hours/365 […]

Decade of Centenaries : Martin Savage : The Story of a Young Man

Join us in The Oratory in Ballisodare as we commemorate Martin Savage on the centenary of his passing. The event will take place on Thursday, 5th of December at 6pm. This commemoration evening will feature music and spoken word of the some of the best local artists and voices. With special contributions from those who […]

The Word at Sligo Central Library: Wednesday 27th of November

‘More of a bonfire than a beacon’: women writing for change at this month’s Word The Word returns to Sligo Central Library on Wednesday 27th.  Writer Jessamine O’Connor from the BA Writing and Literature will host guests Sarah Clancy and Bairbre Flood. Sarah Clancy is a poet from Galway City although she now lives in […]

Official Launch: Commemorating the Centenary of the Connaught Rangers Mutiny in India 28th June 1920

An official launch for this memorial project will take place in Tubbercurry Community Library on Saturday 9th of November at 1pm.   The memorial project involves the erecting of an inscribed monument in Wolfe Tone Square, Tubbercurry, dedicated to the memory of the three Sligo men who took part in the mutiny: James Gorman Tubbercurry, […]

Sligo Central Library Event_Dacre Stoker reads Dracul

Wednesday  |  October 23  |  6.30PM Sligo Central Library In association with the Sligo Stoker Society Dacre Stoker is the great grand nephew of Dracula author Bram Stoker, and a best selling novelist in his own right. Sligo Stoker Society is welcoming Dacre to Sligo town on Wednesday 23rd October, 2019. Dacre’s great great grandmother […]

Sligo EDIC Soapbox: Thursday 17th of October

Sligo EDIC is hosting a Soapbox event on Thursday 17th October at 6:30pm in Sligo Central Library. This year the topic is “CLIMATE CHANGE IS NOT MY PROBLEM”. There is an under 18 and over 18 competition and Sligo EDIC covers the counties of Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim. The winners of both age groups receive an […]

“Sligo County Council Arts Plan 2020-2025 – Have your say – Complete the Survey”

Sligo County Council Arts Plan 2020-2025 Click here to download and complete survey: Sligo Arts Plan Survey Introduction Sligo is home to many thriving and connected communities of artists, creative people and organisations, working in a diverse range of forms and genre. They are visible and recognised for the quality of their thinking, work and contribution […]