Registration night for Drum summer programmes

The Drum youth centre in MacDonagh Junction is hosting a registration night on Friday for its summer programmes.

The Drum youth centre in MacDonagh Junction is hosting a registration night on Friday for its summer programmes.

There will be three themed weeks of programmes for 12- to 18-year-olds: hair and beauty, outdoor pursuits, and fashion design. In July there will be activity weeks for young people who are moving from 6th class into 1st year in secondary school. Activities may include fun and games, martial arts, art and crafts, scavenger hunts and more.

Anyone interested in getting involved can stop by the registration night from 7-8pm on Friday in The Drum.

The Drum’s free drop-in cafe will also be open weekly for those aged 12-14 on Wednesdays from 4.30-6.30pm and Saturdays from 2.30-4pm; and for those aged 15-18 on Thursdays from 4.30-6.30pm and Saturdays from 4.30-6pm.

Youth gigs will be held on June 25 and July 27 for 14- to 18-year-olds; admission is €3.

For further information, contact Kate Carroll 086 7736975 or Melissa Faulkner 086 7736976, or see www.facebook.com/drumyouthcentre.