Programme Details

Programme Details

See below for our programme details and schedule of events…

Saturday 27th January – Pilgrimage Walk to Faughart Shrine

Pilgrimage Walk to Faughart Shrine The pilgrimage walk from Dundalk to Faughart Shrine will follow one of the ancient pilgrimage routes used by local people for hundreds of years, when they walked out to Faughart to celebrate the Feast of St.Brigid on February 1st, or the ancient Celtic Festival of Imbolc. Join Stephanie and Dolores […]

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

Exploring the Sacred Sites of Faughart with Pat O’Rourke 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 Bay, forward to […]

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 […]

Thursday 1st February – A Day of Healing – Stephanie O’Hanlon & Friends

A Day of Healing – Stephanie O’Hanlon & Friends A Day of Healing will take place on Wednesday 1st February with Stephanie O’Hanlon and other healers from different modalities. You are invited to drop in to the Outcomers Centre on Wednesday afternoon to avail of a healing session at Brigid’s special time.   Venue : […]

Friday 2nd February – Healthy Foods to Nourish Body & Soul – MaryAnne Gosling

Healthy Foods to Nourish Body & Soul Workshop with Holistic Practitioner – MaryAnne Gosling MaryAnne’s workshop will give you the opportunity to experience how being fully in the present moment allows your Self to communicate with you in ways that you may have been tempted to deny in the past. MaryAnne will explain how making […]

February – Cross making – Rehab Care with Maura and Alison Lennon

Cross Making – Rehab Care with Maura and Alison Lennon St Brigid’s Cross Making Workshop with Rehab Adult Education with Maura and Alison Lennon.   Time:  11.00m – 12.30pm  Closed Event

– Be The Change Workshop with Claire Oakes & Maria Burke

‘Be The change’ Workshop with Claire Oakes & Maria Burke. Would you like to be part of a growing movement of informed, aware, optimistic people with a commitment to real transformation and the creation of a better world for all? Be the Change is a unique workshop that is part of a global initiative working to create […]

– Celebrate The Gift of Voice with Ann McDonald

Celebrate The Gift of Voice, singing the soul home, with Ann McDonald.   We will come together in celebration of Goddess Brigid and the blessings of Imbolc, weaving the web of our lives through the gift of voice.  We will sing our soul songs, explore sound and vibration and the limitless potential and healing that […]

Sunday 4th February – Exploring the Sacred Places of Faughart – Pat O’Rourke

Exploring the Sacred Sites of Faughart with Pat O’Rourke 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 Bay, forward to […]

Sunday 4th February – Movement Medicine with Ann Cleary

Movement Medicine evolved from the work of Ya’Acov and Susannah Darling Khan and their life long study and practice of dance meditation.  It is a conscious dance practice, integrating shamanic, therapeutic, scientific and artistic intelligence.  The practice reconnects heart, body, mind and soul and reminds us of our relationship to the living planet.      […]

Sunday 4th February – Closing Ritual Celebration

A Ritual Celebration of Brigid & the Festival of Imbolc The festival weekend concludes with a ritual celebration of the ancient Celtic Festival of Imbolc and Brigid breathing life into the mouth of dead winter.   Facilitators : May Coyle, Stephanie O’Hanlon, Maura Lennon, Ann McDonald and Dolores Whelan   Venue : Ravensdale Community Centre, Ravensdale, Dundalk, […]