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
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.
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
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