A day of free creativity for children and young people:

Live on Facebook with Sligo Library : Saturday 12th of June

https://www.facebook.com/SligoCountyLibrary

Cruinniú na nÓg is a flagship initiative of the Creative Ireland Programme’s Creative Youth plan to enable the creative potential of children and young people. In partnership with the 31 Local Authorities and supported by RTÉ, thousands of parents, families and young people took part in a wide range of fun, free, creative activities.

Online ZOOM Workshops and Author readings.

Select, for more details on each event:

Competitions Deadline extended until Wednesday 30th of June, 2021.

We are running competitions for the following four events;

Sinead O’Hanlon

Linda Fahrlin

Wayne O’Connor

Ian Carty

€40 One4all vouchers are up for grabs! All you need to do is create a piece of artwork inspired by the workshop you’re watching!

Please visit the specific event on our library webpage www.sligolibrary.ie/cruinniu-na-nog-2021  to find out what materials you need to take part!

You can email your entrant to sligolib@sligococo.ie or upload your image as a comment on our Social Media posts. Please ask your parents/guardians permission to use their phone to take a photograph of your work and send it to Sligo County Library via Facebook messenger only!

There are three categories for entering, under 6, 6 to 8yrs old and 9 yrs+

Please clearly mark your entry with your first name only, your age and the competition that you are entering.

Entries close on Wednesday 23rd June at 5pm. Good luck!

‘Sligoe Cove’ Cruinniú Colouring competition.

May 14, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

The Pirates Code: An Interactive Escape Room Event **Booking Required**

April 28, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

The Kesh Jig – featuring some of the best young musicians in the county – Facebook Event

May 12, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Stories of Fairy Folk with Jay Ryan – Facebook Event

May 14, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Reading with Ann Murtagh – Author of The Kidds of Summerhill **Booking Required**

April 28, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Online Reading & Art workshop, with Gerry Daly – Author of the best-selling Where Are You, Puffling? **Booking Required**

April 29, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Ocean Art with Linda Fahrlin – Facebook Event

May 14, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Kite building Workshop – **BOOKED OUT**

April 30, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Kids Own – Poetry Workshop Anthony Anaxagorou **Booking Required**

April 29, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Hideous Hags and Fairy Forts: Terrible Tales of Sligo’s Monuments – Facebook Event

May 14, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Exploring Science with Dr. Mary Heneghan – Facebook Event

May 12, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Creative Art with Sinéad O’Hanlon – Facebook Event

May 12, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Comic Arts Workshop with Wayne O’Connor – Facebook Event

May 14, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Ceramics Workshop With Ian Carty – Facebook Event

May 12, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

Build a Buzzwire Game- Fablab **Booking Required**

April 29, 2021/by Michelle Brennan

#YeatsDay – A Celebration of Yeats 156th Birthday- Facebook Event

May 12, 2021/by Michelle Brennan