Wednesday, July 21, 2010

August activities in Sligo Library Service

Date: Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays every week.
Time: Please see below
FAS and Sligo Libraries have relaunched the popular computer classes and workshops and are scheduled for Sligo Library branches as follows;
Mondays 9.45am - 11.15am & 11.15am to 12.45pm: Local Studies & Reference Library, Bridge Street, Sligo.
Wednesdays and Thursdays 10.00am -11.30am. Central Library, Stephen Street, Sligo.
Fridays 10.00am - 11.30am: Tubbercurry Community Library, Humbert Street, Tubbercurry, Co.Sligo

Date: Tuesday 3rd August 2010
Time: 8pm
The GIY ( Grow it Yourself) organisation are meeting in Sligo Central Library. This Group, chaired by Niall McAlister,was formed so that organic farmers and like minded plant and vegetable enthusiasts had a forum where they could voice their opinions. It allows all to share their knowledge base with each other regarding growing your own foodstuffs. If interested in joining this group please ring Sligo Central Library on 071 9111675.

Date: Wednesday 4th August 2010
Time: 11am
Young Writer’s Workshop “Poetry Pleasures” for children aged 7 to 12
Susan Rowan Masters will facilitate this hands-on workshop which is designed to jump-start students’ creativity through fun and lively writing exercises.

Susan Rowan Master is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers, Authors Guild, and a local writer's workshop. Along with three novels she has also published short stories and articles in a variety of publications, including Highlights for Children, Cobblestone and Alive for Young Teens. She was a national winner of the 1985 Writer's Digest Magazine Writing Competition (article category). And in 1991 she received an Artist Fellowship, sponsored by the Fund for the Arts in Chautauqua County.