Age Action

First Aid Training

First Aid Training

Automated External Defibrilation / Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

The Heartsaver AED Course teaches you the basic techniques of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and the relief of choking for adults, children and infants. An AED is a computerised defibrillator which analyses the heart rhythm of a person in cardiac arrest and uses voice prompts to advise you if a shock is needed. The AED is an important link in the chain of survival and this course teaches you how to use them effectively. This course is approved by the Irish Heart Foundation. Monday 26th March 6.30pm to 9.30pmDesart Hall, New Street, Kilkenny Cost €30Contact: Kilkenny Recreation & Sports Partnership info@krsp.ie or (056) 720870

Older Peoples Forum Bi-Annual Meeting

The Bi-Annual meeting of the Kilkenny Older People Forum takes place on Wednesday 21st March 2012 at 10.30a.m in the Kilkenny Ormond Hotel.

If you are over 50 and are interested in Kilkenny’s Age Friendly activities and programme please attend this open meeting where your views, interests and contributions are important.

The meeting will last about 2 hours and we would ask all over 50’s to attend.

Notre Dame Marching Band this Friday 16th March

As part of the St Patrick’s Day celebrations the Notre Dame University Marching Band (The Fighting Irish) will give a short open air performance at the Parade Plaza next Friday 16th March at 11am.

The visiting band will comprise of 50 musicians plus 10 cheerleaders accompanied by their conductor Dr. Dye. As part of the civic reception they will be welcomed by Mayor David FitzGerald, along with local woman Jean Murphy whose grand uncle was the 8th president of the Notre Dame University, in addition to Fr. Willie Purcell who also taught at the Notre Dame University.

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Let us know what Age Friendly activity you are arranging yourself. 42 Parliament Street, Kilkenny. Email :- agefriendlycounty@gmail.com Phone: 056 777 2787