Gerry Daly Illustration Workshop & Author Reading at Ballymote Community Library, 9.45am – 10.45am

Spark your creativity with author and illustrator Gerry Daly as he demonstrates the process he used to illustrate his and Erika McGann’s book Where are you, Puffling?

Inspired by nature and the world around us, Gerry creates a fun and interactive story experience and provides easy to follow illustration instruction so children get to recreate his illustrations while learning new techniques.

The event will also include an exclusive author reading from his new book Finn’s First Song: a Whaley Big Adventure.

This workshop is perfect for our younger readers.

Booking Required, contact 071-9111669 or email [email protected] to reserve your place

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

9.45am – 10.45am

AGE RANGE

4-8

Gerry Daly Illustration Workshop & Author Reading at Tubbercurry Community Library, 11.45AM – 12.45PM

Spark your creativity with author and illustrator Gerry Daly as he demonstrates the process he used to illustrate his and Erika McGann’s book Where are you, Puffling?

Inspired by nature and the world around us, Gerry creates a fun and interactive story experience and provides easy to follow illustration instruction so children get to recreate his illustrations while learning new techniques.

The event will also include an exclusive author reading from his new book Finn’s First Song: a Whaley Big Adventure.

This workshop is perfect for our younger readers.

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Tubbercurry Community Library

11 JUNE 2022

11.45AM – 12.45PM

AGE RANGE

4-8

Eagles Flying – Tubbercurry Community Library: 11:00am – 1:00pm

Eagles Flying, Ireland’s largest sanctuary for eagles, hawks, owls, falcons and vultures, comes off-site for Cruinniú na nÓg.

The Eagles Flying Show is both fun and educational for the whole family! Our special method of working with animals makes it possible to allow them as close as possible to our visitors.

The scientists on-hand present information on each of the birds and raptors in general and if you ever had a question about a bird of prey – well, here you go – just ask!

No booking is required

VENUE

Tubbercurry Community Library

11 JUNE 2022

11.00AM – 1.00PM

AGE RANGE

All Ages

Sweets and Treats and lots of fun!

We will have lot’s of sweets, treats and entertainment throughout the day,

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

All Day

AGE RANGE

All Ages

Live Music at the Marquee – Sligo Central Library 3.00pm – 4.00pm

In partnership with Music Generation Sligo, here’s your chance to see an array of talented young Sligo musicians and performers.

Local bands will perform their own songs as well as covers, supported by professional musicians. Traversing a diverse range of styles, do not miss this live showcase that’s suitable for all ages and every generation.

Join us to support up-and-coming Sligo singers and musicians at the Cruinniú na nÓg Marquee Stage at Sligo Central Library.

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

3.00PM – 4.00PM

AGE RANGE

All Ages

Eagles Flying – Sligo Central Library: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Eagles Flying, Ireland’s largest sanctuary for eagles, hawks, owls, falcons and vultures, comes off-site for Cruinniú na nÓg.

The Eagles Flying Show is both fun and educational for the whole family! Our special method of working with animals makes it possible to allow them as close as possible to our visitors.

The scientists on-hand present information on each of the birds and raptors in general and if you ever had a question about a bird of prey – well, here you go – just ask!

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

2.00PM – 4.00PM

AGE RANGE

All AGES

Gerry Daly Illustration Workshop & Author Reading at Sligo Central Library, 3.00pm – 4.00pm

Spark your creativity with author and illustrator Gerry Daly as he demonstrates the process he used to illustrate his and Erika McGann’s book Where are you, Puffling?

Inspired by nature and the world around us, Gerry creates a fun and interactive story experience and provides easy to follow illustration instruction so children get to recreate his illustrations while learning new techniques.

The event will also include an exclusive author reading from his new book Finn’s First Song: a Whaley Big Adventure.

This workshop is perfect for our younger readers.

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

3.00PM – 4.00PM

AGE RANGE

4-8

Amazing Music Workshop at Sligo Central Library 2.00pm – 3.00pm

Be inspired by this lively and interactive Amazing Music Workshop, a specially-designed music experience for children, brought to you by Music Generation Sligo.

Children are welcomed into a workshop-style creative space and will have the opportunity to conduct live music from talented musician educators, including music played on the cello, violin, guitar, keyboard, harp, mandolin, drums, and percussion.

Children will join in with singing and playing percussion instruments while dancing and moving to their own beat. The whole family can join in! Many different genres will feature and children will learn fun facts about each one.

The Amazing Music Workshop will welcome children and their families into a musical world where music inspires and makes them giggle and encourages a pathway into future music learning.

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

2.00PM – 3.00PM

AGE RANGE

All Ages

Stained Glass Workshop

Experience the art of stained glass making with artist Colette Langan.

Have you ever wondered how glass is cut for stained glass design or how the pieces are all fused together?

During this fun workshop children get to choose their colours and design while being guided to create a stained glass hanging decoration. Each child gets to keep their unique glass piece as a memento of their creativity and of Cruinniú na nÓg 2022!

Places are limited. Contact Sligo Central Library for more information.

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

2.00PM – 3.00PM

3.00PM – 4.00PM

AGE RANGE

6-12

Victoria Walker Dance: Rap Workshop 1.00pm – 2.00PM

Find your rhythm and join dancer and teacher Victoria Walker for this energetic dance workshop guaranteed to get you moving!

This fun and interactive dance class is designed to encourage children aged 7-12 to use their imagination and to develop musicality through movement, storylines and beat.

Rhythm and movement are explored while having lots of fun on the marquee stage. Suitable for children new to dance and experienced dancers alike.

No booking is required, but places are limited so please arrive early to secure your spot.

VENUE

Marquee Sligo Central Library

11 JUNE 2022

1.00pm – 2.00PM

AGE RANGE

7-12