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Informal Music Afternoon ; January 2020

THE FIRST informal Music Afternoon in 2020 takes place next Sunday, 5th January in The Model from 1pm - 3pm with a programme of the familiar and unfamiliar from areas of the Baroque and of jazz that we believe will provide a great musical start to the New Year. Members

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Pictured at the Dublin International Film Festival at The Model this year: (l to r) some of the SFS committee members Dave Gunne, Patrick Curley, Edel Doherty, Jack Lynch with producer Anne Robinson and writer and actor Damian Callinan. (pic by James Connolly)

Sligo Film Society celebrates 75 years

Sligo Film Society is celebrating 75 years of screening Irish and international cinema, making it one of the oldest regional film societies in Ireland. To mark its 75th year, Sligo Film Society will have a wine reception for audience members at the final screening before Christmas on Thursday, December 19

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The Flying Carpet

The Flying Carpet Children’s Exhibition

Here are some examples of the fun and colourful activities children and families have been getting up to in The Flying Carpet gallery upstairs at The Model. Why don’t you come in this weekend to this cosy space and create your very own painting which you can display in our

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Sligo Concert Band

Informal Music Afternoon ; December 2019

Sligo Concert Band, Note-Orious 4 with Leonard Dorrian and Members of Sligo Baroque Orchestra. On Sunday 1st Dec. at 1pm in The Model you can enjoy two very different Sligo based ensembles performing for the first time together at one of the monthly Informal Music Afternoons. Sligo Concert Band, which has been part of the Sligo Musical scene

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Guest Blog: Owen Kilfeather

We invited Owen Kilfeather to write the following blog post to mark his performance in The Front Room here at The Model: Nowadays we listen to music streamed from the cloud (a faux-metaphysical term for a data-centre server in an industrial estate just off the M50) into a sleek pocket-sized

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Guest Blog: Edel Doherty

We invited Edel Doherty to write a blog post to mark her performance at The Front Room: When I was asked to write a blog ahead of hosting this month’s edition of The Front Room, two things sprang to my mind. The first was my Dad’s record player which resided

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