Sligo Library, in association with Sligo Stoker Society, is welcoming Dacre Stoker to Sligo town on Wednesday 23rd October, 2019, at 6.30pm. This is a free event and all are welcome. Dacre is the great grandnephew of Bram Stoker. He will read selected passages from Dracul the book he co-authored with JD Barker, the origin story of Bram Stoker writing Dracula. Q&A with Dr. Fiona Gallagher (Local historian and author of Streets of Sligo). Music with Niamh Crowley and Anna Houston Further details: https://sligolibrary.ie/sligo-central-library-event_dacre-stoker-reads-dracul/ Sligo Stoker Society, a voluntary society with a focus on historical research, aim to launch signage (outlining the Sligo/Dracula historical connection) to coincide with Dacre’s visit. The signage was funded by Sligo County Council C&V Heritage grants scheme and Sligo LEADER partnership. More details to follow.