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After the Light

September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wed 23rd Oct @ 7.30pm in Letterfrack village. The Quaker Village of Letterfrack in northwest Conamara is a thriving centre of excellence with more than 500 people involved in education from Creche, Primary School, Conservation Centre, Youthreach, GMIT Letterfrack to VTOS. Connemara Community Radio, Connemara West – local development organisation and FORUM community development organisation...

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Visiting Musicians

September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Conamara Sea Week 2013 – October 18th-28th. The poet Seamus Heaney talked about ‘heart music’ and during Conamara Sea Week you will certainly hear music that comes from the heart played with passion and style. You will find sessions that are open, warm and friendly, encouraging the beginner as well as the faint of heart....

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Bog Week 2 Day Cycle Photos

September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Check out photos from our Bog Week 2 Day Cycle Race which took place on the 31st Aug/1st Sept. The event was a great success. Race director John James Flaherty race director got great feedback on the course layout, organisation, safety etc. Thanks to all who took part! Click here to view photos  ...

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A Feast Of Cycling For Conamara Bog Week 2 Day 2013 On August 31st & Sept 1st, there will be a feast of cycling which is being run in conjunction with Western Lakes Cycling Club, one of the finest cycling clubs in the west of Ireland.   This is the second year of the Conamara Bog...

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Conamara Sea Week – Oct 18th-28th

July 10, 2013 | 4 Comments

Myth, Magic and Madness at Conamara Sea Week 2013 The annual Conamara Sea Week takes place in the Quaker village of Letterfrack in North West Conamara, starting Friday Oct. 18th and running until Bank Holiday Monday Oct. 28th.  The village of Letterfrack which is the focal point of the festival is situated at the butt...

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Family Cycle Event – June 15th

May 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

As part of National Bike Week we will be having a Family Cycle Event on Saturday June 15th at 12.00pm. Meet in Tullycross Village in the church car park. Route is Tullycross / Letterfrack; Currywongaun / Tullycross approx 10km. This event is organised by CEECC and Western Lakes CC. There will be a limited number...

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Community Sports: Sun 2nd June @ 2pm

May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Community Sports has been postponed and will now take place on Sun June 2nd at 2pm. Fun and frolics for all the family in the Connemara West grounds in Letterfrack – whether you are 4 or 84 you’ll be able to take part in the action!  ...

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Art Exhibition – ‘Take Two’

May 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rosie McGurran – Gavin Lavelle. This exhibition showcases the work of two established locally based artists – Rosie McGurran who lives in Roundstone and Gavin Lavelle who lives in Clifden and runs the Lavelle Gallery. Opening by James Harold in the Connemara National Park at 8pm on Saturday May 25th. Exhibition open daily May 26th...

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Two of our albums ‘An Cosán Draíochta’ (double CD) and ‘The Mermaid’s Purse’ are now available to order from our website. An Cosán Draíochta – Double CD Price: €10 (free p&p) Celebrating 25 years of Bog & Sea Weeks – 2008 Featuring Liz and Yvonne Kane, Marcus Hernon, Seán Tyrell, Sharon Shannon, Liam O’Maonlai, Josephine...

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Sale of Work by the Renvyle Cat & Dog Rescue takes place on Sunday 2nd June from 10pm in the Ellis Hall Letterfrack. If you want a bargain there will be lots of goodies and of course you are helping a very good cause. Renvyle Cat and Dog Rescue rely on the help of our...

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