Champion in the Classroom
Congratulations to Diana Ford, 5th year, who is a national winner in the “Green Schools Art Competition”. Diana attended a reception in Dublin, accompanied by her mother and Ms Hoare, on Tuesday 24th April to accept he prize. She was presented with a new bicycle and helmet. Thank...
“NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS? A BETTER CONNECTION BETWEEN BRIGHT NEW IDEAS AND WHAT WE DO IN COUNTY SLIGO VEC?PREPARING OUR COMMUNITY OF LEARNERS TO FINDING NEW AND MARKETABLE SOLUTIONS TO THE CHALLENGES OF TOMORROW.?”
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INVITATION: CÉILÍ HOUSE
RTÉ Radio 1 are recording Céilí House in Sligo on Saturday 21st April. You are invited to join Music Generation Sligo, local musicians and friends to participate in the event.
Performances by The Kelly Family, The Donagher-McGowan Family, Michael Rooney and...
PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID COURSE
Are you the parent of a baby or toddler?
5 Week Course
SLIGO METHODIST HALL
Tuesday 15th May 2012 10am – 12noon
COST: €25.00 for Five Week Course
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We are currently looking for volunteers to assist with this year's An Post Tour of Sligo on the 5th and 6th May. If you are interested in helping out you can contact Shane Hayes at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 071-9161511
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Colaiste Iascaighs Notes March 27th
Best of Luck to Ms. Gillespie who will be starting a new job as Deputy Principal in Crana College, Buncrana after the Easter Break. All at Coláiste Iascaigh would like to thank her for her dedication to the school and support of all students during her time with us...
In the build up to the AN POST TOUR OF SLIGO 2012 on the 5th & 6th May Sligo Sport and Recreation Partnership is providing Cycling Camps for children aged 9yrs +.
The Camp will include a Cycling Skills Programme on braking, cornering, pedalling & balance, Road Safety and Bike Maintenance.
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William Butler Yeats was born in Dublin in 1865, but spent most of his childhood in County Sligo. He is one of Ireland's best-known poets. In December 1923, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature. He is buried in Drumcliffe, Co Sligo
Truskmore Mountain is the highest peak in Co Sligo.Truskmore lies between Sligo and Leitrim and is 2,113 feet high. It can be found in the Dartry Mountains area and is the 201st highest mountain in Ireland.
"One is not always happy when one is good; but one is always good when one is happy." - Oscar Wilde
You can easily stand out by smiling, while improving your happiness. In fact, smiling helps make you feel much better mentally, because it releases endorphins, which relieve pain and make you feel happy as well.
The most yolks ever found in one chicken egg was nine!
No one knows Albert Eistein's last words. Just before he passed, he spoke several words in German, but his nurse only knew English.
The Irish name for Sligo is Sligeach.Shelly place. The name "Sligeach" originates from the abundance of shellfish found in the river and its estuary. According to the Ordinance Survey letters of 1836, "cart loads of shells were found underground.