COFFEE & CRAFTS - Camphill Community are having a Coffee and Crafts sale on Saturday, 8 June between 10am and 1 pm at their workshops in Kyle. There will also be a stock clearance sale on selected pottery pieces. All the pottery has been made in Kyle.
There will also be lots of tea, coffee and cakes to enjoy.
FIRST AID - An Occupational First Aid FETAC Level 5 will take place in the Kilkenny Education Centre on 12, 19 and 26 June at €150pp.
For further details or to book a place contact Liz on 059 9721416. There are limited places so early booking is advised.
SENSE & SENSIBILITY - The wonderful Chapterhouse Theatre Company return to Ballykeeffe Amphitheatre on Friday, 12 July with Sense & Sensibility, a novel by Jane Austin and was in fact her first published work in 1811. It was originally titled ‘A Lady’ and is a romantic fiction about 2 sisters - Marianne and Elinor Dashwood and their lives following their move to a small cottage in the south west of England between 1792 and the love and heartbreak they find.
The book has been adapted numerous times for both television and film - the most well known being the 1995 move with Emma Thompson
Keeping the authenticity to a maximum Chapterhouse Theatre Company prides itself on producing traditional and accessible theatre in the open-air and has received critical acclaim across England and Europe in its 13 years touring history.
Every show is beautifully costumed with attention to detail and period, and features enchanting accompanied singing performed live by wonderful casts year in, year out.
Gather your friends and family, bring a picnic and watch this magnificent story under a beautiful summer sky.
JACK L RETURNS - Jack Lukeman returns to Ballykeeffe Amphitheatre, Saturday, July 13 with his new show ‘The 27 Club’.
‘The 27 Club’ is the name given by Jack in honour of remarkable group of artists who passed away at the age of 27.
The show features the work of iconic singers such as Janis Joplin, The Doors, Robert Johnson, The Rolling Stones, Amy Winehouse, Jimmie Hendrix and Nirvana. All are interpreted by Jack in his own special spellbinding performance.
Throughout the show, Jack interweaves their legacy in a rip – roaring musical celebration of life. A dramatic and unforgettable show and has sold out every date on the tour, making one of the most successful shows to tour in 2012.
For more information visit www.ballykeeffeamphitheatre.ie
Early bird tickets are available from Entertainment.ie on Monday, 27 May.
SUMMER YOUTH ART PROGRAMME - This will be a 1 week Art programme for youth aged from 12 to 16 years. This project will be aimed at young people in the Callan area and hinterland. The programme will help develop their artistic talents and bring out their creative side. This course will explore many materials, textures & fabrics to create a unique piece of work that can be put on display for people to see the great talents of the local youth. The cost of this programme is €30 and must be paid in full in advance to book a space as places are limited. This project is funded by Kilkenny VEC. Contact 056 7755519 ext 1 for more details.
SUMMER CAMP - Cloghoge Montessori Summer Camp dates for 2013 are;Week 1 - Tuesday, 23 July to Friday, 26 July. Week 2 - Tuesday, 30 July to Friday, 2 Aug. Ages 3-5 year olds.
Activities include outdoor games & fun, treasure hunt, baking, art & craft, dance & songs. Contact: Carmel Everard 086-3769305
BE ON THE BIG SCREEN - Actors, Sound Assistants, Film Extras WANTED: Anyone interested in getting involved with an upcoming film that will be shot in the Callan area?? Would you like to know how to make a film or would you like a chance to be in front of the big screen?? If so then we want to meet you. This project will run for about 4 weeks from 24 June until 22 July. The group will meet at least once a week. It is for Youth aged 15-18years. If interested please contact Pamela on 086 3383951
ALZHEIMER CAFÉ - Today (Wednesday) 5 June 2013 from 11.00am-1.00pm in Harry’s Bar in Langton’s.People living with dementia and their family members can meet others in a similar position. Opportunity to access information from dementia specific health care professional. There will be a talk from Pharmacist Maireád O’Gorman at 12.30pm about medications for Alzheimer’s and also blister packing systems to make medication compliance easier.Free tea, coffee and scones. All are welcome.
F.A.I. SEASON TICKETS -The Football Association of Ireland has revealed details of its 2013/14 season ticket with its lowest prices ever. The season ticket will be on sale from June 6 for €49 for children under the age of 16 anywhere in General Admission, from €124 for adults and from €299 for families (two adults and two children).For the first time, supporters wishing to obtain season tickets in the singing section on the south stand lower will be able to do so for Category C prices (€124 for the season – a 36% saving). Match by match tickets in this section remain at Category B prices. Instalments will also available in four easy payments. Details on www.fai.ie/st