Wednesday Day Out: St Patrick’s Cathedral | Thursday Cinema Club: ‘Juno’ | Friday Night Out: The Mercantile | Saturday Au Pair Club: Chinese Calligraphy | Sunday Day Trip: Glendalough and Wicklow
Wednesday, 30th March
Visit to Saint Patrick’s Cathedral
Meet at 2pm at the reception at 5 Talbot Street.
Admission ticket: €5
Founded in 1191, Saint Patrick’s Cathedral is the largest church in Ireland. It is, as you might expect, named after the patron saint who brought Christianity to Ireland. It is adjacent to the famous well where tradition has it Saint Patrick baptised people on his visit to Dublin.
Thursday, 31st March
Cinema Club: Juno
3pm at 45 Parnell Square West, Dublin 1, room 2
Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child.
Director: Jason Reitman
Writer: Diablo Cody
Stars: Ellen Page, Michael Cera, Jennifer Garner
Friday, 1st April
Pub Night: The Mercantile
Price: Free in buy your own drinks
Location: 28 Dame Street, Dublin 2
The Mercantile is a very popular and lively pub right in the heart of Dublin. It’s mostly famous for its dance floor and the Latin atmosphere! Come along and have a ball with us!
Saturday 2nd April
Au Pair Club: Chinese calligraphy workshop
1pm to 3pm at 5, Talbot Street
Price: Free and open to all au pairs working in Ireland, not just our students!
Have you always been fascinated by Chinese culture and you wish to learn how to draw Chinese characters? This Saturday learn Chinese calligraphy with Anastasia, who’s graduated in Chinese language and culture, at the Au Pair Club!
Sunday 3rd April
Day Trip: Wicklow & Glendalough
Departure: 08:30am at Molly Malone Statue in Suffolk Street (arrive 10 minutes earlier)
NB: This trip must be booked in advance. Book at the reception before Thursday lunchtime.
Trip includes a tour of Glendalough Monastic Site, Working Sheep Farm and Baltinglass Abbey
Cick here for full tour details