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Thursday 21 August 2014

LARAGH/ GLENDALOUGH

Published 14/11/2012 | 11:09

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TUESDAY NIGHT DANCE

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Social dancing takes place every Tuesday night with the Wicklow Man. Come along at 9.30 p.m. for a great night of dancing and fun.

GIFT & CRAFT FAIRS

The ever popular Christmas Craft & Gift Fairs at the Brockagh Resource Centre take place on Sunday 2nd December & Sunday 16th December.

Santa will put in a special appearance on the 16th for all the kids, look out for times of his arrival.

There will be lots of hand-made and unique Christmas gifts to buy; Home baking, Jams & Chutneys, Christmas Puddings & Cakes, Jewellery, Cheese Boards, Hand knits, Fairy Doors, Aloe Vera, Candles, Christmas Wreathes, Glass & Pottery, Plants and much, much more. Gifts from as little as €5. Stall holders can still book a stall but places are going quickly. Contact Michelle on 0404 45600

KINESIOLOGY FOR KIDS

Kinesiology for Children takes place on Thursday 15th November, 11 a.m. -1 p.m. in the Brockagh Centre Laragh. This workshop will give parents/teachers/childcare staff an introduction to kinesiology for children and practical tips for dealing with children's everyday problems.

Topics include food allergies and sensitivities, digestive problems, sleeping problems, eczema, asthma, low energy levels and immune system, anxiety and sensitivity, self-esteem, concentration problems, emotional balance, over-use of media, dyslexia, AD/HD and behavioural problems.

Cost of the workshop is €10.Enquires and bookings to Rosaleen at 0872195931 or email clinic@rosaleendurkin. Website: rosaleendurkin.com

ST. KEVIN'S NS

Thank you to all who supported our recent fund raising initiatives for the new classroom extension. We would like to invite everyone in the community to come and see the school facilities at an open evening in the school on Thursday 22nd November from 8-9.30 p.m. All welcome.

BEGINNERS IT CLASS

A Thursday night Absolute Beginner's class starting soon. Covers the most basic items - turning on & off computrs, learning the keyboard. Opening, closing and saving stuff. 4 weeks x 2 hrs. Phone (0404) 45600 to secure your place.

DVD COURSE

There are still some places left on this Create a DVD course from printed or digital photographs. Add sound, titles, animations and upload to a website. If you're a member of a community group or unemployed then Co. Wicklow VEC is offering you the opportunity to learn how to promote your community group and its projects in a creative way! Starting soon the course costs 25 euro and will take place in the Brockagh Centre over six Fridays (10 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.). Ring Eleanor to register on 0404-32662 or 0860499149.

FIRESIDE SESSIONS

The next Fireside Session will take place on 16th November in Glendalough Green Shop, Laragh from 7.30-9.30 p.m. It is a free regular event celebrating culture and bringing people together in a fun and friendly environment.

We are looking forward to welcoming you and yours for a night of music, chat, poetry, talks, wine, snacks and some old fashioned craic. If you are interested in performing or sharing your knowledge/skills through a visual talk, email us at glendaloughartsnetwork@gmail.com.

GYMBOREE

Gymboree Play and Music continues on Friday mornings at 10 a.m. in the Brockagh Centre. Suitable for all babies, toddlers & pre-school children from 6 months to 4 years. Come along with your child for an hour of interactive fun, learning a love of music through songs, dance, movement, games and musical instruments. Booking is essential as places are limited. Contact Rachel on 086 8330212 for more information and to book your place.

SEWING/MAKING WORKSHOPS

Are you interested in machine or hand sewing (you would need your own sewing machine). Basic sewing skills - hand or machine sewing techniques. Simple clothes making (pencil and a-line skirts, basic tops, shift dresses, how to follow a pattern for more complicated garments, children's clothing) Or soft furnishings - cushions, seat covers, tablecloths, roman blinds, machine-finished curtains (sewing machine required). If you have an interest call us in the Brockagh Centre on (0404) 45600.

AA MEETINGS

Closed AA Meetings are held in the Brockagh Resource Centre in Laragh at 8.30 p.m. every Monday night. If you think that you may have a problem with alcohol please come along.

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