Ballinderreen Sur La Mer

Ballinderreen Community Centre will host a big weekend of activities over 12th-14th October supported by the Galway 2020, Small Towns Big Ideas initiative. Titled Ballinderreen Sur La Mer, there will be a fun packed weekend of things to do and see such as Heritage Talks, Oyster Tasting, a Photographic Exhibition, Urban Sketching and of course the big weekend event, a gala concert with Don Stiffe and friends. Béidh an-chraic againn gan amhras, mar sin bígí linn. Nous invitons tous nos voisins et amis à participer aux événements du week-end …soyez la bienvenue!

Ballinderreen Sur la Mer – Weekend Festival
Date Time Event Facilitator Venue
Fri 12th Oct 1:30pm Seniors Lunch Meeting with Blake Manor Nursing Home Residents & Brothers of Charity Service Users GAA Healthy Club Ballinderreen Community Centre
2:30pm Stories of the Sea Seán Burke – Local Historian Ballinderreen Community Centre
3:30pm Big Houses of County Galway Life size images of ‘Big Houses’ in Co. Galway – on view all weekend Ballinderreen Grounds
8:00pm Official Opening Cllr. Joe Byrne Acorn Centre
Ballinderreen’s Heritage Zackary Silke – Archaeologist Acorn Centre
Sat 13th Oct 11:00am Poetry Reading Mícheál Kearney – Poet Blake Manor Nursing Home
12:00pm  Photography, Arts & Crafts Exhibition Brothers of Charity Ballinderreen Community Centre
1:00pm Heritage in the School Ballinderreen National School Ballinderreen Community Centre
2:00pm Shoreline Walk Meet at Killeenaran Pier Killeenaran
3:30pm Oyster Tasting Kelly’s Oysters Ballinderreen Community Centre
4:00pm Oyster Heritage Lecture Joe Murphy – Local Historian Ballinderreen Community Centre
5:00pm Traditional Oyster Boat Making James Linnanne – Boat Builder Ballinderreen Community Centre
8:00pm Concert with Don Stiffe Tickets €15:00 on 085 1743916 Ballinderreen Community Centre
Sun 14th Oct 12:00pm Urban Sketching Róisín Curé – Artist Killeenaran Pier
2:00pm Intercultural Gastronomy Tasting                All Nationalaties invited to particpate Johanne Benoussan Ballinderreen Community Centre
3:30pm Irish Music & Dance Extravaganza Ceoltóirí an Doirín                                      Irene Naughton Irish Dance School Genevieve Ryan Modern Dance School Ballinderreen Community Centre  Phone: 085-1743916 Concert tickets are €15:00 and all other events are free of charge

Author: Community-Centre

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