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Summer School Scholarship Applications Now Open!

Now is the time to apply for

a Yeats Summer School Scholarship


Application Requirements

Your application should specify:

1.Your interest in WB Yeats

2.Details of your own work in relation to the study of…


Writing Courses with Gerard Beirne

Gerard Beirne Hosts Writing Courses in the Yeats Building Sligo

Creative Writing Starter Course

Every Tuesday, 6 March – 10 April

If you’ve always wanted to write but didn’t know where to start or if you have been writing a while but are unsure how to progress, this 6-week course is designed especially for you!

Learn…


Tribute to Richard Murphy and Nicola Gordon Bowe

We want to acknowledge the recent deaths of two friends of Yeats Society Sligo – Anglo-Irish poet, writer and broadcaster Richard Murphy and Nicola Gordon Bowe, pioneering art historian. Both enriched our lives and contributed to our understanding of poetry,…


'Echoes' Exhibition Opening

'Echoes' Exhibition Opening


'Echoes' exhibition at the Hyde Bridge Gallery is the first solo show by artist Rosemary Hurrell.


Opening Tuesday 20th of February @ 5:30pm in the Yeats Society Building


Rosemary's


A New Membership Package for 2018

Renew your membership, join our new membership programme.


Booking for 59th International Summer School

Bookings for the Summer School 10 day programme and the annual Poetry Workshop are now available.


Yeats Winter School, 26th to 28th January 2018

Bookings still available at the Sligo Park Hotel


Exhibition 'Innermost Limits' Opening

'Innermost Limits' Exhibition Opening


'Innermost Limits' exhibition at the Hyde Bridge Gallery is the first graduate award solo show by artist Gavin McCrea.


Opening Tuesday 23rd of January @ 5:30pm in the Yeats Society Building



Christmas Poetry Dec 28th, 2-4pm, Yeats Society Building, Sligo.

The Yeats Society Sligo Christmas Poetry


Bring a poetry book (or three) and a friend to the Yeats Society on Thursday December 28th, 2017 to enjoy a glass of wine or a cup of tea, a nice fire and some poetry to bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new.


Drop in between 2-4pm.


Read more | Dec 18, 2017


Gift shop now open every Tue - Sat, 10-4pm in the Banking Hall at the Yeats Society Building

Gift shop now open every Tue - Sat, 10-4pm in the Banking Hall at the Yeats Society Building.

Please enjoy a selection of books, beautiful locally-made jewellery, cards, and fragrant dried lavender, grown in Sligo.


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