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Saturday 27th January – Exploring the Sacred Sites of Faughart Walk – Pat O’Rourke and Roisin Cotter

Exploring the Sacred Sites of Faughart with Pat O’Rourke and Roisin Cotter Local historian Pat O’Rourke will guide us around the sacred sites of Faughart, from St.Brigid’s Shrine and the Healing Stones, to the ancient Hill of Faughart, Brigid’s Well and old Faughart graveyard. From the Hill of Faughart we can look across to Dundalk […]

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Ann McDonald

Sunday 28th January – An Evening of Song, Chant, Sacred Sound Journey and Connection with Ann McDonald

Our deep longing to connect can open our hearts to the Divine light and Beauty within all things. Exploring this sense of connection through the gift of voice is blissful and nourishing. When we reach those spaces and places of connection within ourselves and each other  we can feel and experience the Light, the Beauty […]

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Una Curley

Monday 29th January to Friday 2nd February Touring Exhibition ‘Mi Camino a través del Arte’ – Úna Curley

In this touring exhibition ‘Mi Camino a través del Arte’ Úna shares a very personal six year journey of self-discovery through art which led to a first class honours de-gree in Textile Design/Textile Art & Artefact from NCAD in 2015. She invites the viewer to walk through the pieces each representing barriers or is-sues that […]

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St.Brigid's Cross Making Workshop in Dulargy School, Festival 2013

Wednesday 31st January – St. Brigid’s Cross Making Workshops for School Children

St. Brigid’s Cross Making Workshops for School Children with Maura Lennon and Una Casey The St. Brigid’s Cross is strongly associated with St. Brigid in Irish folk culture. Making the crosses from fresh rushes and other materials such as straw, was a widely practiced tradition throughout many parts of Ireland for centuries. The crosses were […]

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