Monday: Song Workshop | Wednesday: Glasnevin Cemetery| Central Cinema Club: Inglorious Basterds | Saturday: Au Pair Club Café | Sunday: The Giant’s Causeway
Monday, 21st May
Workshop Series – Learn English through the lyrics of popular songs
At 5 Talbot Street, Dublin 1
From 2pm to 4pm
Price: Free and open to all students!
Learn English through the lyrics of famous songs! This week, you will go through the lyrics of the song ‘Fast Car’ by Tracy Chapman, focusing on the pronunciation of the words and on their meaning through listening and reading exercises. You’ll also understand the general sense of the song and discuss it. You can hear it here.
Wednesday, 23rd May
Visit to: Glasnevin Cemetery
Meet at 2pm at the school reception
Glasnevin cemetery is a gorgeous Victorian garden and an impressive Necropolis. This is a very interesting place to explore the legacies of Ireland’s heroes. Access to the cemetery is free but you can also visit the cemetery museum and climb the iconic O’Connell Tower: this is the tallest round tower in Ireland (55 meters), you get to experience 360 degree panoramic breathtaking views to the north, south, east and west across all of Dublin, Wicklow and the Irish Sea.
Access to the cemetery: Free, Museum and O’Connell tower ticket:€9
Thursday, 24th May
Central Cinema Club
At 2:30pm at 5 Talbot street, ROOM#1
Central Cinema Club is back: Practise your English watching a movie on the big screen. English subtitles and popcorn provided for your enjoyment! This week’s screening: Inglorious Basterds- It is the first year of Germany’s occupation of France. Allied officer Lt. Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) assembles a team of Jewish soldiers to commit violent acts of retribution against the Nazis…
Saturday, 26th May
Au Pair Club Café
From 1pm to 3pm at 45, Parnell Square West
Meet other Au Pairs, get some sweet treats and enjoy the company while practising your English.
Sunday, 27th May
Trip to: The Giant’s Causeway
Meet at 6:20am at Molly Malone on Suffolk Street. Bus leaves at 6:30am
Please note: This trip must be booked in advance. Book at reception before Thursday lunchtime.
Trip trip includes visit to the Antrim Coastal drive, Carrick a Rede rope bridge ticketc, visit to Dunluce Castle and the dark Hedges.
Click here for full tour details.
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