Leo Casement exhibition and raffle

Enjoy the paintings of celebrated local artist Leo Casement and see the artist at work. Leo will be Artist in Residence for two weeks to answer any questions on his paintings and painting career. All paintings are available for purchase and how wonderful to meet the artist in person. Open Saturday 28th November to Monday […]
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We’re planning two post-lockdown events

Killyleagh’s Got Talent Make the time during quarantine count. Get practising whatever unique talent you have, the Sir Hans Sloane Centre will be hosting Killyleagh’s Got Talent, with a panel of judges, audition rounds, and a final competition. The Great Chocolate Bake Off Pass the time in lockdown? Show off your baking skills in The […]
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Become a Friend of the Centre

One of the aims of the Sir Hans Sloane Centre is to be a place for absolutely everyone. We primarily want to enhance the community as well as support tourism in Killyleagh and its surroundings. You can help get the Centre up and running by becoming a Friend. We can currently only accept subscriptions by bank […]
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Killyleagh Summer Festival 2019

We had a brilliant day meeting lots of people on High Street on their way to the Killyleagh Summer Festival. It was great fun showing children of all ages how to make giant bubbles with a soapy water solution and a few pieces of wool. It was a too windy outdoors so we had to […]
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Sir Hans visits Killyleagh schools

Although our doors are not open yet that hasn’t stopped the Sir Hans Sloane Centre getting to work with the children in local schools. Sir Hans Sloane himself (aka Clive Scoular) helped out while Elizabeth Crilly told the children about the Centre and all the wonderful plans for science and history activities and the exciting […]
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Thomas – Chief Strimmer

Things are happening!

Lots of volunteering going on today. Duncan has been busy indoors painting, and Clive and Thomas have spent the afternoon outdoors taming the grass and the overgrowing ivy. It’s all starting to take shape!    
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