Monday Workshop: English and Literature | Wednesday Day Out: Irish Parliament | Thursday Day Out: Malahide Castle | Friday Night Out: Grand Social | Saturday Summer Club: Tea and Scones | Sunday Day Trip: Connemara

Monday, 29th August

English & Literature Workshop – Bram Stoker: ‘Dracula’

At 5, Talbot street

From 2pm to 4pm

Price: Free

The latest in a series of workshops exploring the English language through the works of great Irish and English writers. This week: Bram Stoker. Join Ilaria in a reading of Stoker’s most popular novel: “Dracula”.

Wednesday, 31st August

Visit to the Irish Parliament House

Meet at 1:45pm at the reception at 5 Talbot Street.

Price:FREE

Don’t miss an exclusive visit to the Irish Parliament House and learn about Irish history through a guided tour of this fascinating building.

Thursday, 1st September

Malahide Castle & Gardens

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

DART Tickets: €6.15 return

Malahide Castle admission ticket: €8 with student ID

Come and enjoy a visit to one of the oldest castles in Ireland and home to the Talbot family(yes, as in Talbot Street): Malahide castle. Enjoy the 22 acres of ornamental gardens along with the interactive exihibition held at the visitor centre.

Friday, 2nd September

Pub night: The Grand Social

Price: Free in, buy your own drinks

Location: 35 Lower Liffey Street

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

Feeling like sharing a god pint with fun people in a cool pub? Join us at the Grand Social: a very trendy pub, developed on two floors and famous for hosting great music!

Saturday 3rd September

Au Pair & Summer Social Club: Tea & Scones

1pm to 3pm – At 5 Talbot Street

Price: Free and open to all au pairs and students!

Sit back and relax while enjoying a good tea along with a delicious scone! Get to know other students and au pairs and, of course, practise your English!

Sunday 4th September

Day Trip: Connemara

Price: €40

Departure: 06:30am. Meet at 06:20 at Molly Malone statue on O’Connell Street

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

Trip includes exploring Kylemore Abbey, Connemara National Park, a visit to Killary Sheep Farm and some time in Galway City.

Cick here for full tour details