15 June 2019

Cruinniu na nÓg at Abbeyleix Heritage House

  • Workshop

A fun filled day of stimulating and imaginative activities including: designing and producing chocolate lollipops with local artisan chocolatier Coco Couture; Viking shield design and making workshop; mobile screening printing of fair-wear T-shirt or tote bag to take home in association with Angelina Foster; ornamental paper crafting using paper coils with artist, Pat Byrne; and live gig for young people in the playground with musician, Ray O’Sullivan including a workshop exploring various instruments from ukulele to guitar. 

Workshops and age groups: 

Chocolate Making Workshop | ages 4+

Children will design and produce their own chocolate lollipops with local artisan chocolatier Coco Couture. (20 participants max)

Shield Making Workshop | ages 3+

Children will design and take home their very own Viking Shield. (15 places)

Live Printing Station in association with Angelina Foster | ages 4+

Children will use a mobile screen printer to print their very own fair-wear t-shirt or tote bag to take home. Special emphasis on the use of the Irish language and all text is as Gaeilge. (24 places)

Photography Workshop facilitated by Paul Moore | ages 12+

Young people will take their own photos then edit them using common smartphone apps. (15 places)

Mosaic Making facilitated by Mosaics at the Mill | ages 6+

A group project which will be on permanent display to mark the Cruinniú na nÓg celebrations of 2019. (10 places)

Playground Concert | all ages

Musician Ray O’Sullivan to play live gig to young people in the playground.

Booking for some workshops essential

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Venue

Abbeyleix Heritage House
Rathmoyle
Abbeyleix
Co Laois
R32 EHP9

15 Jun 2019

12.00PM - 4.00PM

Age range

All ages