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Conamara Comes To Town – Nov 22nd

November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fundraiser Concert in aid of Conamara Sea Week – St Nicholas Church, Galway – Fri Nov 22nd at 8.30pm. Featuring: Liz Kane, Yvonne Kane, Mirella Murray, Nathan Pilatzke, Marie Walsh, The Hernon Family, Johnny Connolly, Micheál O’Cuaig, The Devaney Brothers, Johnny O’Halloran, Gerry Whelan, Mary Bergin And friends: Conor Keane, Seán Tyrell, Jacqueline McCarthy, Tommy...

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Sea Week 2013 – A Great Success!

November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Once again Conamara Sea Week has been a great success with it’s usual mix of music, myth, magic and madness! We’d like to thank everyone involved – the musicians, artists, speakers, schools and volunteers – who made this a special week to be in Conamara! Check out our photos here  ...

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Alan Kelly Gang with Eddi Reader

September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sun Oct 27th @ 8pm in Kylemore Abbey Church. Alan Kelly – accordion Steph Geremia – flute, vocal & whistles Ian Carr – guitar & vocal with Eddi Reader – vocal & guitar John Douglas – ukulele, guitar & vocal Fronted by Ireland’s piano accordion maestro, described by New York’s Irish Voice as ‘in league...

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Sea Week Brochure 2013

September 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Conamara Sea Week 2013 _ October 18th-28th. A celebration of Marine Heritage and an exciting blend of music, myth, magic and madness! Download Brochure with full Schedule of Events here:  ...

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Chess Competition

September 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Tuesday Oct 22nd, 7.00pm – Letterfrack NS. U12 and U14’s competition. All young players are welcome. Admission Free.  ...

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Sean-Nós Dance Workshop

September 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunday 27th Ellis Hall Letterfrack, 4pm. This is a great opportunity to learn from one of Ireland’s greatest Sean Nós dancers – the legendary Gearoid Devaney whose dancing has enthralled audiences all over the world. Adults €10. Students €5  ...

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The Rambling House

September 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Monday 21st & Tuesday 22nd – Mary Ruddy’s House Letterfrack 8.30pm. The Rambling House was a big feature in Irish rural life – these were houses in which people gathered on a regular basis to swap tunes, gossip, tell yarns and meet up with friends in a warm convivial atmosphere over a cup of tea...

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Guided Shore Walk

September 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunday Oct 27th 2.00pm – Meet in the car park at Glassilaun Beach. Go with marine biologist Dave McGrath and he will help unravel the secrets of this most beautiful beach. Lots of excitement for all the family. Free event but do remember sensible clothing/footwear. Sorry, no dogs.  ...

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Soccer Blitz

September 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Primary school 5-a-side Soccer Blitz Monday Oct 28th 11.00am – Letterfrack NS. This is a lovely sporting event, a great occasion for family. Teams come from all over Conamara and Brendan and his team provide them with a memorable day’s fun. As usual Virginia and the backroom team provide large amounts of tea, coffee, sandwiches...

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Schools Programme

September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Monday 21st to Friday 25th. Throughout the week we have a vibrant schools programme. In conjunction with the Heritage in Schools Project we will have a number of scientists visiting primary schools in our area. One of the scientists will be Dave McGrath, one of Ireland’s foremost marine biologists. Dave will be explaining the wonders...

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