Skeoughvosteen: Visit to Ullard abbey and holy well

Pilgrimage - The annual pilgrimage to saint Fiacre takes place at his sixth century church ruins and holy well at Ullard, Graiguenamanagh on Friday February 8th. Saint Fiacre is the patron saint of gardiners however all are welcome to attend whether garden orientated or not. If anyone wishes to find out more information please contact Dan Malone.

Pilgrimage - The annual pilgrimage to saint Fiacre takes place at his sixth century church ruins and holy well at Ullard, Graiguenamanagh on Friday February 8th. Saint Fiacre is the patron saint of gardiners however all are welcome to attend whether garden orientated or not. If anyone wishes to find out more information please contact Dan Malone.

Pantomime - Gowran Pantomime Society are in the final stages of rehearsals for their upcoming performance of “Alice in Wonderland”. Oh yes we are!!!!!  It’s our 14th production and it’s bigger & better than ever. It will be staged in Gowran Hall on February 12th, 13th, 15th & 16th nightly @ 8pm, and a matinee on Sunday 17th @ 3pm. Tickets: €12, Kids €8, OAP/Students: €10. Family Ticket (tues/wed) €25. 
Bookings: 056 7726117.

1st Year of College in Kilkenny - The Kilkenny Campus of NUI Maynooth, College Rd, Kilkenny (adjoining St. Kieran’s College) would like to invite 6th Year, FETAC and Mature students (23yrs+) to take the FIRST YEAR of their BA degree in Kilkenny. Students choosing to take this exciting new option will benefit by taking the 1st year of their BA degree close to home in a friendly, learner centered environment - before moving to the main NUI Maynooth Campus for 2nd and 3rd year. Those living locally will also have the advantage of making significant savings on travel and accommodation costs.Subjects on offer: English; Anthropology OR Nua Ghaeilge; History; Geography; Sociology; Economics; Philosophy; Theology OR Medieval Irish and Celtic Studies.Further information can be found at: CAO (MH901) and www.nuim.ie/kilkenny  

Notes - Anyone who would like any news or details of any upcoming events featured in the Skeoughvosteen notes please contact James Doran at james.doran@teagasc.ie