Old Fair Day Activity Monday 10th August for Children

Family Fun Afternoon

Want2Walk; new schedule for June\July 2015



Men’s shed now open on Monday mornings

Tubbercurry Men’s Shed @ Banada – New Opening Hours

The men’s shed is now open Mondays from 10.00am-1.00pm. The shed is open to all men interested in learning new skills and sharing existing knowledge in a friendly environment. The shed is a space where men can work on their own projects, take part in activities such as woodwork, gardening, cookery etc., play cards or darts or simply have a cup of tea and a chat with other members. Anyone interested in the shed can contact Mary on 0719186926.

Talk on Nutrition by Daniel Davey

Tubbercurry FRC are hosting a Talk and Q&A session on Nutrition by Daniel Davy head performance nutritionist with Leinster Ruby team and the Dublin Football team.  The talk is aimed at anyone interested in a healthy lifestyle, athletes, coaches, footballers, cyclist etc. Topics will include eating for optimum health and peak performance, making the right daily choices and insight to diets of elite and professional athletes. The talk will take place on Friday 20th March at 7.30pm in Tubbercurry FRC admission is €5 and tickets are available in Tubbercurry FRC. Booking early is advisable as spaces are limited.

NEW! Felting and Embroidery Workshops!

Beginning Monday February 23rd, Tubbercurry FRC will be hosting a series of Felting and Embroidery Workshops. The workshops will take place between 7.00 p.m. and 9.30 p.m. and cost €30. There are a limited number of places available so book early to secure your place!felting

What’s on in Tubbercurry FRC


Parent + Toddler sessions at 10.30am


Pilates at 10am contact Cristina 0873388654

Gymboree for Toddlers at 11.15am booking essential.

Sligo MABS money advisory service meet on the forth Tuesday of the month next meeting 24 Feb booking is essential for more info contact 0761072730.

Boccia session at 1pm.


Want2Walk; leisurely walking group who meet up on Wednesday mornings at 10.20am in various locations in South Sligo.

Yoga for children aged 8 + meet at 3.30pm for more information contact Orla 0861512463


Thursday Mornings Women’s Crafter’s group meet in the centre 10.30am-12.30pm.

Crochet classes for beginner’s take place in the centre on Thursday’s at 7pm for more information contact Helen on 0876956652.


Failte Isteach; English speaking classes Friday mornings at 10am.

For more information on any of the above contact the centre 0719186926




Volunteering in Tubbercurry Event

Sligo Volunteer Center are holding an event to celebrate volunteering in Tubbercurry. This is a way of saying Thank You to Volunteers for all the hard work they have done during the year and a chance for volunteers and organisations to meet, share ideas and see all the hard work the Volunteers in Tubbercurry carry out each year.
Date: Monday 8th December
Time: 11:00 – 12:30pm
Venue: Foróige Youth Café (Humbert Street)
If you or someone from your group or community would be interested in attending or would like to have a display stand present on the day please contact Kelly Blenkey on 087-6288726 or by email

‘Parenting Your Teen’ Programme Postponed

Our ‘Parenting Your Teen’ Programme has been postponed until January 2015. However, we are still taking applicants. If you wish to take part please contact us on 071-9186926. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.parenting teen

New ‘Parenting Your Teen’ Programme


Upcoming October

The Creative Container;

A flower arranging workshop which looks at using items from the home such as an old tea pot, shoe, milk jug etc to make an unusual arrangement. The workshop will be delivered by Martina Killian and will take place on October 7th from 7-9pm. Please contact the centre to book a place and receive your material list.

Breastfeeding Mums Support Group;

This informal group meet the first Monday of each month (the second where there is a bank holiday) at 10.00am-11.00am in the FRC The next meeting will take place on Monday Oct 6th.  The group is for expectant mums who are considering breastfeeding and those who are currently breastfeeding, and provides the opportunity to get support, share information and encouragement. The group regularly has guest speakers and questions and answers sessions. All welcome.

Odyssey Parenting Your Teen

Parenting NI has developed a breakthrough programme for parents of teenagers which has been proven to be one of the most effective in the UK. This programme is now being offered in Sligo. This programme has been developed to give parents more of an understanding of how to manage their teenagers. It is ideal for parents of young people aged 12-18 years old and sessions cover issues such as parenting styles, teen development, self esteem, rules and consequences, conflict and problem solving.  Tubbercurry Family Resource Centre will be rolling out the Odyssey programme in October. If you feel you could use help and support in handling your teenager come along to this 8 week programme for practical types and advice. For further information and to register your interest contact Mary on 0719186926.

Lend a Hand

Tubbercurry Lend a Hand is a free service which carries out small repairs and completes minor home tasks for older people using volunteers.  If you would be interested in volunteering your help or require more information please contact Conor in the FRC 0719186926.