Tuesday Workshop: English and Music | Wednesday Day Out: Dun Laoghaire | Thursday Day Out: Marsh’s Library | Friday Night Out: The Celt | Au Pair Club: Clay Modelling | Sunday Day Trip: Kilkenny and Glendalough

Tuesday, 4th October

Tuesday Workshop Series: Learn English through the lyrics of popular songs

At 5, Talbot Street

From 2pm to 4pm

Price: Free

Another workshop on learning English through the lyrics of famous songs! This time you will go through the lyrics of the song ‘Demons’ by Imagine Dragons. Focus on the pronunciation of the words and on their meaning and get the general idea of the song and discuss it! Hear it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mWRsgZuwf_8

Wednesday, 5th October

Trip to Dun Laoghaire

Meet at the reception at 2pm

Train ticket: €6.15 with student ID

Dun Laoghaire is a lovely seaside town in County Dublin, popular destination for holiday makers since Victorian times. Enjoy a stroll along the pier and seafront!

Thursday, 6th October

Marsh’s Library

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

Admission ticket: €2 with student ID

Step into the eighteenth century and explore this perfectly preserved library of the early Enlightenment period. It has its original oak bookcases and houses more than 25,000 rare and fascinating books.

Friday, 7th October

Pub Night: The Celt

Price: Free in buy your own drinks

Location: Talbot Street

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

Feeling like listening to some good traditional Irish music, in a lively atmosphere and surrounded by cheerful people? Then, you should join us at the Celt this coming Friday! Meet other students and practise your English while holding a good pint!

Saturday 8th October

Au Pair Club: Clay Modelling

1pm to 3pm – At 5, Talbot Street

Price: Free and open to all au pairs!

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 9th October

Day Trip: Kilkenny, Wicklow Mountains and Glendalough

Price: €28

Departure: 08:10am. Meet at 08:00 at Gresham Hotel on O’Connell Street

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

Trip includes visit to the Wicklow mountains, a tour of the site of Glendalough and some time in Kilkenny.

Click here for full tour details