Laragh Glendalough notes week March 20th

Laragh Glendalough

Car Boot

Our Car Boot is back on the 2nd of April. We had a busy day in March with many happy shoppers finding bargain buys to take home and some delicious homemade cakes. Vans must be booked in.  Book indoor spaces early but if you would rather be outside just show up in the morning at 8am. Contact the Brockagh Centre on 0404-45600 or email laraghit@eircom.net to book a space.



Mindful Cooking Workshop                                                                                                                      

 In association with Mindful Health and Health Life Balance, join Lorraine and Linda as they take you on a mindful, sensory journey in the kitchen showing you just how easy you can put together beautiful tasty dishes by developing a skill long lost in the kitchen.. your intuition. The workshop is in the Brockagh Resource Centre on Saturday 8th of April from 10am to 4pm. Contact Linda O Leary 087 269 4954 or Lorraine Whelan 085 191 8988.


Easter Camp at the Brockagh

Join us for our fun-filled Easter Camp, jam-packed with activities such as arts and crafts, Easter baking, hip-hop dancing, games, Easter Egg Hunt, and much more!  April 10th and 11th 10-1pm (Camps will run subject to numbers). Junior infants to third class. To book your place please contact us on 0404 45600 or email laraghit@eircom.net.



Charity event will be on the 1st of April from the Brockagh Centre, Laragh. The Ronald McDonald House provides twenty families, every night with accommodation, care and support while their children are seriously and long-term ill in Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin. Contact admin@rmhc.ie or phone 01 4560436 to sign up for the event.


Awareness Meditation Retreat                                                                                                                                   

Meditation retreats are a life changing opportunity to deepen your meditation practice and enable life balance. Colettle Nkunda, Living Oneness will be teaching this practice in a workshop at the Brockagh Centre on Saturday the 1st of April from 10.30am to 1.30pm. You can find out more by emailing Colettle at livingoneness04@gmail.com.


Glendalough & District Development Association AGM                                                                      

Everyone is welcome to the AGM for GDDA that take place in the Brockagh Resource Centre on Thursday 6th of April at 8pm.


Jade Sun School Meditation-Healing Course                                                                                         

Care For The Self will run for three days in April from the 14th to the 16th in the Brockagh Centre, Laragh. Contact Ann martin on 087 6081219 or on solarsoundhealingwicklow@gmail.com with queries or to book a place.



Caring for the Future of our Planet                                                                                                  

Exploring the environmental impact of our lifestyles in view of creating a sustainable world for our children. We will explore our topics with short talks, videos and group discussions.  The last talk is on Mon March 27th – Committing to a better future in the Brockagh Resource Centre at 8pm.


Pilates at the Brockagh                                                                                                                             

Every Monday at 9.15 to 10.15am and 10.15 to 11.15am. Marie Noonan is a qualified Pilate’s teacher and has been teaching for the last 17 years and works full time as a movement therapist for rehabilitation, health and longevity. Please text Marie on 087 1953072 or email marie@noonanpilates.ie. Visit www.noonanpilates.ie for more information.


We Love Art                                                                                                                                        

 Classes on Monday afternoons are for Primary school children. They are taught by artist and qualified art teacher Almha Roche. We work with lots of different art and craft forms. Children learn new skills and techniques and have fun experimenting with materials and making creative decisions about their work. Phone/text: Almha 086 3897732 Email: weloveartcrafts@gmail.com


Adult Art                                                                                                                                                     

This painting class will help you to find your own artistic style in your preferred medium. It is suitable for beginners as well as more experienced painters. Take up a new hobby or develop your skills and techniques in a friendly and informal group. Classes are taught by artist and qualified art teacher Almha Roche.Wednesday mornings 11-12.30pm. Call Almha on 086 3897732.


Drama School                                                                                                                                               

Drama modules will incorporate improvisation, mime, script work, vocal training and acting skills. Students will also learn from the Irish Board of Speech and Drama syllabus and be afforded opportunities to take graded examinations under a fully qualified teacher. Elevation Drama Junior (5.45-6.45pm) at the Brockagh Centre. Contact Kate on 086 8256775.


Elevation Dance School                                                                                                                          

Our Modern Dance classes focus on Jazz, Lyrical, and Commercial styles as well as ISTD syllabus work giving a well rounded understanding of the Modern Theatre style. Go to www.elevationschoolofperformingarts.com or contact Kate on 086 8256775 to find out more about her dance class. Class times and ages are as follows: Elevation Dance-Mod/Theatre Primary Grade 1 (4-4.45pm), Grade 2/3 (4.45-5.45).


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