Steeped in Sligo’s Past, Actively Securing Sligo’s Future
Archaeology, History, Natural History and HeritageEstablished 1945
SFC objectives are to promote interest in the environment, both natural and man-made, through lectures, guided field trips and other methods considered appropriate. The SFC’s general areas of interest are Archaeology, History, Natural History & environmental quality.The SFC annually holds a programme of nine monthly lectures on relevant topics by individuals and national authorities, together with a selection of evening, afternoon and full day field outings. We also organize special events of our main objectives as well as participate in many events arranged by other groups and organizations.
Student/Unwaged Membership €20 Single Membership €30Family Membership €40
You can write to with your membership intentions to Larry Mullin (Hon.Tres.) Ballinode, Sligo.For More Details : or Phone 086-0579511
2018 Student/Unwaged Subscription to the SFC @ €20 2018 Single Subscription to the SFC @ €302018FamilySubscriptiontotheSFC@€40
Ranelagh, County Roscommon
The Remarkable ColumsA stimulating presentation in sound and picture by award winning writer & broadcaster Aidan O’Harain which he uses recordings from the RTÉ Sound Archives and Smithsonian Folkways to tell the story of a remarkable couple, Mary Colum (née Maguire, born in Collooney) an Irish literary critic and author, who also co-founded a literary journal and her husband, Padraic Colum, poet, novelist, dramatist, and folklore collector .Friday 26th Jan 8pm Sligo Education Centre, Institute of Technology Campus