Community Diary Week beginning 23rd September


  • Sligo Public Participation Network Invites you to a Climate Change event in The Radisson Blu Hotel Sligo on the 3rd October with Keynote Speaker Professor John Sweeney from Maynooth University……The event is geared towards understanding climate change in Sligo, What it means for us, how Sligo is responding and how you can be part of the solution. Limited places available, Please register by email to [email protected] or call 071-9114430


  • The Bluestack Centre and Hostel, Drimarone presents Seamus O’Rourke – A Sideways View on Friday 27th September.  Tickets €10.  Doors open at 8pm, show starts at 8.30pm


  • The Internet is a wonderful resource and it’s for everybody but Did you know that almost one in seven adults living in Ireland have never used the internet… If this is you or someone you know then the Digital Skills for Citizens Programme might be the answer.  To find out more come along to a coffee morning in the Glasshouse Hotel on Tuesday 24th September at 11am.   Don’t forget to register before 4pm next Monday by emailing [email protected] or calling 071 – 91144330   


  • Manorhamilton House Auction will take place on Saturday 5th October at 2pm. Viewing Friday the 4th from 11am to 8pm. Antique, house and garage contents. Park at Manorhamilton Castle and follow the signs.  Proceeds in aid of North West Hospice. Contact auctioneer Kieran Walsh – 086 8795247 or via Kieran Walsh Auction Room Facebook page


  • Benbullben COPD support group are holding a fundraiser concert in the Sligo Southern Hotel on October 1st.  Funds are to be used to buy new equipment for Sligo University Hospital and to support people with lung disease.  Artists on the night include Paul Kelly, Anne Biddie, Kevin Prendergast, Rosin Murphy and many more. Doors open at 7.30 pm, admission is €10


  • Sligo Grammar School are holding their open day Wednesday, October 2nd. Prospective students and family are welcome to come along on the day from 6-8pm to sample subjects and activities offered in the school. For further deals email [email protected] or phone 07191454010