Summer Stars Sligo 2021 Online
The Summer Stars 2021 reading programme is once again almost fully online, commencing Monday 14th June, and running until the end of August 2021. Summer Stars is a completely free programme and open to all children.
Click for competition details and online application form.
Photo of a book: Take a photo of yourself with your book. (Closing date 16th July)
My favourite book is... (Short story: closing date 30th July)
Write a short poem (Poetry competition: closing date is Aug 13th Aug)
Personalise your Summer Stars drawstring bag and send us a photo of it (Art competition: closing date 20th Aug)
Nationwide Summer Stars Story Competition: Of all the places in the world, I never thought I would be here...
Summer Stars moving online with BorrowBox
As part of Summer Stars moving online, BorrowBox (e-books and e-audiobooks) are offering increased access to a massive selection of popular childrens book for all of our Summer Stars! BorrowBox now has a range of children’s e-books and e-audio books with individual collections for 0-4, 5-8, 9-12 and 13+. Information on how to join BorrowBox https://sligolibrary.ie/ebooks/
Sign in using your library membership card barcode number and PIN. Your PIN number is given to you when you join the library. If you have forgotten it you can have a new one created, please ask on your next visit to the library.
Borrow up to 5 e-books and 5 e-audiobooks at a time by visiting bolindadigital.com
To access ebooks/e-audiobooks on your phone or tablet download the BorrowBox app from your App Store. Once you have installed the app, search for Sligo in the ‘Library’ field provided and then sign in using your library membership card barcode number and PIN. Download the guide to using BorrowBox on your Kindle Fire (PDF) – 131 kbs