Monday, 31 May 2021

Sports Course

Steve and the sports group were out getting fit and practicing for their QQI Level 3 Soccer Skills module at Cleveragh astro pitch.

Wednesday, 26 May 2021

Nature Photography

Mother Duck and her Ducklings photo captured beautifully by Alex today while out for a walk along the Garavogue River, Sligo. 



Sligo CTC is proud to be involved with Gaisce over the last number of years. Gaisce – The President’s Award is a self-development programme that encourages you to find your passion, get active and make a difference in your community! By taking part in Gaisce, you will take on exciting personal, physical and community challenges and develop new skills and new friendships.   

Alex, Mikey, Sharif and Katie have started their bronze award for Gaisce under the guidance of their President Award Leader Aideen. Some of the challenges involved are digital art, ICDL, using technology/computer skills, cooking, a CTC gardening project and physical recreation.  Best of luck with your journey ahead!

Monday, 24 May 2021

Hairdressing Course

There is a great buzz in our hairdressing department today with the trainees practicing their shampooing, treatment applications and blow drying skills.  

Thursday, 20 May 2021

Nature Photography

 Some lovely nature photographs taken by computer trainees Alex and Oisin recently 📷

Monday, 17 May 2021

Planting Sunflowers

Sharif was out planting sunflowers this week 🌻


Thursday, 13 May 2021

Gardening with Aideen - Grow your own herb garden

Today Aideen was showing Alex, Katie and Mickey how to sow seeds for growing a herb garden for the centre.  Thanks to Youthreach, Sligo and The Organic Centre in Rossinver for kindly donating a grow box with organic seeds for parsley, dill, coriander, sage and oregano. 

Catering - Cooking

Katie, catering trainee was busy preparing for her Level 3 Nutrition and Healthy Options module this week. She cooked a delicious stuffed portobello mushroom with crispy goats cheese and a beet and sweet potato tart.

Monday, 10 May 2021

Gardening with Aideen - Planting Peas

Aideen and some of our trainees were tidying up our outdoor space and centre garden last week.  Alex planted some seeds starting with peas!  We can't wait to eat the produce!

Covid-19 Update on restrictions

Below are some public health measures introduced from the 10th May.  Please continue to wash your hands, cover mouth if coughing or sneezing, wear a face covering and keep up social distancing. Stay Safe.  For more info go to:

🛍Shopping - Click & Collect

✀Hairdressers & Barbers re-open

🎭Cultural attractions open

⚽Sports for adults in pods of 15

🛣 Intercounty travel

🌳 Outdoor gatherings of 15