This week: Wednesday Day Out: Dublin Castle and Chester Beatty Library | Thursday Cinema Club: 500 Days of Summer | Friday Night Out: The River Bar | Saturday Au Pair Club: Clay Modelling | Sunday Day Trip: Galway and Connemara

Wednesday, 13th April

Visit to Dublin Castle & Chester Beatty Library

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

Admission ticket: €5.50

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. A must-see in Dublin!

Thursday, 14th April

Cinema Club: 500 days of summer

3pm at 45, Parnell Square West, Dublin 1, room 2

Price: FREE

An offbeat romantic comedy about a woman who doesn’t believe true love exists, and the young man who falls for her.

Director: Marc Webb

Writers: Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber

Stars: Zooey Deschanel, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Geoffrey Arend

Friday, 15th April

Pub Night: River Bar

Price: Free in, buy your own drinks

Location: O’Connell Bridge House, 1 Burgh Quay, Dublin

A two floor pub which will give you a full immersion into dance: the perfect place to dance Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, Merengue, Brazilian music, House, commercial and much more. Come along to dance with us or simply to grab a pint!

Saturday 16th April

Au Pair Club: Clay Modelling

Central English School students modelling with clay at the Au Pair Club

Central English School students modelling with clay at the Au Pair Club

1pm to 3pm at 5, Talbot Street

Price: Free and open to all au pairs working in Ireland, not just our students!

We are getting crafty again at the au pair club: use your fantasy and learn to model clay to create beautiful hand made objects.

Sunday 17th April

Day Trip: Galway and Connemara

Price: €40

Departure: 06:50am 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 Connemara National Park, Inagh Valley, Killary Sheep Farm, some time in Galway City and a photostop at Kylemore Abbey.

Click here for full tour details