Tuesday Workshop: English and Music | Wednesday Day Out: Howth | Thursday Day Out: Irish Parliament | Friday Night Out: Workman’s | Saturday Summer Club: Flea Market | Sunday Day Trip: Belfast

Tuesday, 6th September

Learn English with Music Workshop,

At 5, Talbot street

From 2pm to 4pm

Price: Free and open to all students!

Why not learn English through music? It’s fun and effective: go through the lyrics of popular songs with Marina, focus on the pronunciation of the words and on their meaning, get the general meaning of the song and discuss it. Curious about which song you’ll be working on? Join our free workshop on Tuesday afternoon!

Wednesday, 7th September

Trip to Howth

Meet at the reception at 2pm

Price: Transport price: €6.10 for the DART

Howth is a lovely fishing village only half an hour from Dublin city centre. Join us for a walk along the seaside path or towards the harbour and maybe enjoy a very fresh fish and chips, breathe in some healthy sea air or get up the hill to get a good view of the coast line and Ireland’s Eye.

Thursday, 8th September

Visit to Leinster House (The Irish Parliament)

Meet at 1:30pm at the reception at 5 Talbot Street.


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

Friday, 9th September

Pub night: The 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 on two floors, 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!

Saturday 10th September

Au Pair Club – The Bernard Shaw Flea Market

1pm to 3pm – Meet at 5, Talbot Street

Price: Free and open to all au pairs!

The Bernard Shaw Flea Market is a weekly market with approx 16 stalls, music, pizzas from the Big Blue Bus and the Bernard Shaw Garden Bar. Expect vintage clothes, shoes, jewellery, art, records, bric-a-brac and more. DJs will provide the entertainment.

Sunday 11th September

Day Trip: Belfast City tour

Price: €45

Departure: 9am. Meet at 8.50am at Paddy’s Palace, Lower Gardiner Street.

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

Trip includes visit to the ruins of Monasterboice, 2-hour free time in Belfast before experiencing a tour of the Titanic Museum (entry for the Titanic experience included!)