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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The Monastery Hostel Gig – Sat June 1st

May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Monastery Hostel Gig as part of Conamara Bog Week 2013 presents Sabrina Dinan guitar/vocals & Ultan Conlon guitar/vocals ‘’ ..two of Ireland’s finest emerging singer / song writers..’’ plus candlelit dinner. Saturday June 1st – 7.30pm Contact Stephen: 095  41132 Adm: €20 info 085 1154629...

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Official Opening of Conamara Bog Week

May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Official Opening of Conamara Bog Week 2013 takes place on Friday May 24th at 8pm. Venue Letterfrack Church. Opening by Brendan Dunford, founder of Burrenbeo Trust. Followed by Mol an Oige Concert plus special guests Liz and Yvonne Kane, Johnny Connolly, Marcus Hernon. Admission free but all donations gratefully received for the Hospice Homecare...

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The Kylemore Abbey concert featuring the Josephine Marsh Band will now take place at 6.30pm on Sun June 2nd instead of 4pm as previously advertised. Sr. Karol’s concert takes place on Saturday June 1st at 4pm as stated in the program. This year we have a new venue for our concerts. Thanks to the generosity...

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Summer School Logistics

April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

VENUE Inishbofin Island off the Conamara coast. DEPARTURE Ferry departs from Cleggan – 8 miles from Clifden. Ferries leave daily at 11.30am – 2pm and 6.30pm – the journey is approx 40 minutes on a fully equipped modern ferryboat. ACCOMMODATION The island has three intimate hotels. A hostel offering excellent accommodation. There is also self-catering...

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