Wednesday Trip: Dublin Castle | Friday Workshop: Song Lyrics | Friday Night: Workman’s Club | Saturday Au Pair Club: Café | Sunday Day Trip: Wicklow Mountains and Glendalough

Wednesday, 19th of April

Visit to Dublin Castle & Chester Beatty Library

Meet at 2pm at 5, Talbot Street


Meet at 2pm at the reception at 5 Talbot Street.

Castle admission ticket: €5,50

Library admission ticket: FREE

Once a military fortress, a prison, treasury, courts of law and the seat of English Administration in Ireland for 700 years, Dublin Castle now functions as a site for important State receptions and Presidential Inaugurations. The Chester Beatty Library is in the grounds of Dublin Castle and is renowned for its outstanding collection of Asian and Middle Eastern art. It currently hosts an exhibition of the beautiful oil paintings of the Chinese artist Hong Ling.

Friday, 21st April

Music Workshop – Learn English through lyrics of popular songs

At 5, Talbot street

From 2pm to 4pm

Price: Free and open to all students!

Learn English through the lyrics of famous songs! This week you will go through the lyrics of the song ‘’Can’t sleep love” sang by Pentatonix. Focus on the pronunciation of the words, through listening and reading exercises, and on their meaning! Get the general sense of the song and discuss it! Hear it here.

Friday, 21st April

Pub Night: Workman’s Club

Price: Free in, buy your own drinks

Location: 10 Wellington Quay, Dublin 2

Meet there at 9pm or at the school reception at 8:50pm.

This pub, located by the Liffey, is developed over two floors: it is usually very busy and has great music! Come along, meet other students and practise your English while enjoying your Friday night at the Workman’s with us!

Saturday, 22nd April

Au Pair Club Café

1pm to 3pm – At 5, Talbot Street

Price: Free and open to all au pairs!

Come and enjoy a good cup of tea or coffee and try some cakes while enjoying the company of other au pairs.

Sunday, 23rd April

Day Trip: Kilkenny, Wicklow mountains & Glendalough

Price: €28

Departure: 08:10am. Meet at 08:00 at Gresham Hotel on O’Connell Street.

Please note: This trip must be booked in advance. Book at the reception before Thursday lunchtime.

Trip includes visit to the Wicklow mountains, a tour of the site of Glendalough and some time in Kilkenny.

Click here for full tour details

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