If you do one thing this week: Ask Avril
Go get him! Solve your dating dilemmas with Avril Mulcahy, when leading matchmaker Avril will give tips on how to get a man, as part of Waterford Writers Weekend, running from May 7 to May 10, and on Friday May 8 at Sabai Restaurant, 8.30pm. www.waterfordwritersweekend.ie
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Cinemagic International Film and Television Festival will give young people under 25 the chance to immerse themselves in the world of TV/ film culture, with industry workshops and masterclasses, running in Dublin venues from May 5 to May 17. Contributors include casting agent Louise Kiely. www.cinemagic.ie
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is having its biggest annual fundraiser, Alzheimer's Tea Day, on May 7. Julianne Moore highlighted how the disease affects sufferers in Still Alice. People are invited to hold their own Tea Day. All monies raised locally stay local. visit www.teaday.ie for more information or call 1800 719 820 for your fundraising pack.
World-class fiddler and Ottawa Valley champion step dancer April Verch - who is also an acclaimed composer and singer - will tour Ireland along with her band (a bluegrass/swing/old-time band) from May 6 to May 15, www.musicnetwork.ie/concerts/details/the_april_verch_band
Lady Alison Rosse of Birr, renowned for her marvellous landscapes inspired by Birr Castle Gardens and its surrounds, which have been described as reminiscent of Paul Henry, will be on view at the Irish Georgian Society, City Assembly House, 58 William Street, Dublin 2, from May 6..The exhibition will remain open till June.. www.igs.ie
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