The Foróige operated DRUM Youth Centre, Goods Shed Square, MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre offers a variety of supports and activities to young people aged between 12 and 18 years from Kilkenny City & County.
YOUTH CAFÉ EVERY WEEK: Chill out in a safe space with your friends. FREE internet, pool, snacks and Wii as well as activities organised by young people. Participation in such is optional. TIMETABLE 12 – 14 year olds: Wednesdays from 4.30-6.30pm and Saturdays from 2.30-4pm. 15-18 year olds on Thursdays & Fridays from 4.30-6.30pm and Saturdays from 4.30-6pm.
ALSO ON OFFER :
SIX WEEK HEALTH AND BEAUTY PROGRAMME for 12-18 year old girls starting Thursday the 23rd of February from 5-6pm (Limited spaces so if interested contact Kate - details below). Cost is €6 which will be returned to participants on full completion of the course.
FREE SELF DEFENCE WORKSHOPS for 12-18 year olds Thursdays 5-6pm up until and including the February midterm.
FREE INTER GENERATIONAL COOK GROUP for 12-15 year olds girls on Thursdays 6.30-8pm (Limited spaces so if interested please contact Melissa - details below).
FREE HIP HOP DANCE CLASSES for 12-18 year olds Fridays 5-6pm.
FREE FILM MAKING AND PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOPS Saturdays 2-3pm for 12-18 year olds.
FREE BEGINNER GUITAR WORKSHOPS Saturdays 4-5pm for 12-18 year olds.
LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) Youth Group for 15-18 year olds. If interested in meeting with other LGBT Young people in a safe and fun environment please contact Melissa in confidence – details below.
INTER CULTURAL APPRECIATION GROUP Thursdays 5-6pm. Organise cultural awareness and appreciation events for young people in The DRUM.
FREE SOUND PROOF BAND REHEARSAL SPACE for 12-18 year old young people. To book your slot please contact Kate – details below.
*If Volunteers with skills in art, carpentry/woodwork and music could spare an hour weekly please contact Melissa or Kate.
If interested in any of the above please contact Melissa on (086)7736976 or Kate on (086) 7736975. Also keep up to date with what’s happening in The DRUM on our facebook page www.facebook.com/drumyouthcentre.