The following are the Christmas and New Year’s opening hours for NoWDOC:

Christmas Eve, 24th December 18:00hrs through to 08:00hrs on Friday 27th December

Friday 27th December 18:00hrs through to 08:00hrs on Monday, 30th December

Monday 30th December 18:00hrs through to 08:00hrs on Tuesday 31st December

New Year’s Eve, 31st December 18:00hrs through to 08:00hrs on Thursday 2nd January

Sligo County Council

Please note that the offices of Sligo County Council will close to the public at 5:00 p.m. on Monday 23rd December, 2019. 

Offices will re-open at 9:00 a.m. on Monday 30th December and will also be open on Tuesday 31st December, 2019. 

All offices will close on Wednesday 1st January, 2020 and will re-open on Thursday 2nd January, 2020.

Libraries & Museum

Opening Hours for Sligo Libraries and Museum

Sligo Central Library:

Closes Saturday December 21st 2019 at 5pm and reopens Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 9.30am

Tubbercurry Community Library:

Closes Saturday 21st December 2019 at 1.30pm and reopens Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 9.30am

My Open Library Services available as normal 8am – 10pm weekly.

Ballymote Community Library:

Closes Saturday 21st December 2019 at 1.30pm and reopens Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 12.00pm

Enniscrone Library:

Closes Saturday 21st December 2019 at 1.30pm and reopens Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 2pm.

Mobile Library:

Last service route Thursday 19th December Benwiskin Route resumes Wednesday 8th January 2020 Strandhill Route

County Museum:

Closes Saturday 21st December 2019 at 12.45pm and reopens Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 9.30am

Emergency Contact Details

Emergency Services will be provided as usual during the holiday period. 

  • Fire Services – 999/112
  • Sligo County Area Housing – 071 911 1324
  • Sligo Urban Area (Housing and Roads) – 087 260 0111
  • Sligo County Area (Roads) – 086 856 9416
  • Water Services – Irish Water – 1890 278 278