Laragh Glendalough notes week October 23rd

Glendalough Car Boot Sales                                                                                                    

Our next shopping day is Sunday the 5th of November 10am to 4pm. There will also be a Christmas Car Boot on Sun, December 3rd. We will have our usual bargains this month along with home baking, gifts, home wares, clothes and some Christmas items. Vans must be booked in. Car park spaces for the next month or so will be limited so please pre-book indoor spaces early. Contact the Brockagh Centre on 0404-45600 or email if you wish to book an indoor space.


Citizen’s Information Clinic

C.I.C have now an office in the Brockagh Resource Centre on the first and third Tuesday of each month from 10-12 providing valuable personal advice relating to your rights and entitlements on a large range of matters. No appointment necessary. This is a free and confidential service.  For more information go to www.


Evening Yoga with Viva                                                                                                                                                                       

Viva’s yoga classes are for beginners to advance on Wednesdays at 7pm in the Brockagh Centre. Wear comfortable clothes on the night and bring a blanket. Mats are available on the night. You can contact Viva on 086 3409629 for more information.



High Intensity Fitness Dane (H.I.F.D)                                                                                                                                                       

Just pop in on Wednesdayevenings at 7pm in the Brockagh Centre to dance your socks off with Adam and the class in cardio exercise dancing, dropping those extra calories. You do not need to be a good dancer or very fit, dance at your own pace and enjoy the music. You can contact Adam on 083 3057949 for information.


Glendalough and Laragh Active Retirment

The Active Retirement group have been busy over the past few weeks. Their next lunch is 7th November in Glenmalure Lodge. Next week David and Francis from Aughrim Bowling Facility will be attending the Brockagh Centre for a bowling session. Older Peoples Network Seminar will be held is in Glendalough Hotel  on 24th November. A  Christmas shopping trip to the Liffey Valley is planned for 28th November. The Christmas party dinner is taking place at Kilashee Hotel in Kildare 4th December.

The next Tea Dance is on Sunday 19th November from 3pm to 6pm. Groups must book in advance with the centre 0404 45600. New members welcome why not come along on a Tuesday morning at 11am and check us out.


Christmas Fair

We are still taking bookings for this year’s Christmas Fair on Sunday the 10th Dec. As a customer you will find unique presents and gifts at very good value. If you would like to perform music or entertain in the festive spirit at the fair call Michelle at the Brockagh Centre on 0404 45600 or email us at to request a booking form.


Walking  group in the Brockagh

On Monday mornings weekly at 10am join the walking group with Get Ireland Walking at the Brockagh Resource Centre for a walk around Glendalough area for approximately one hour. In association with Get Ireland Walking, Wicklow Local Sports Partnership & Brockagh Resource Centre. All ages and abilities are welcome. If you would like to set up a walking group in Wicklow contact us on for more information. 


Paediatric First Aid Course

The course was cancelled on Oct 16th due to the weather but we have re-scheduled the class and it will go ahead on Mon, Nov 6th. Run by the highly acclaimed ‘Parent First Aid’ company, this popular, informative evening will cover all basic first aid required in the care of children including choking, burns, meningitis, breaks/fractures, CPR, bleeding and more. There are a few places left, to book, please call the Brockagh Centre on 0404-45600.


Razzle Dazzle Show

Razzle Dazzle will be hosting a new dance and music show on December 16th at the Brockagh Resource Centre. More details to follow in the coming weeks.


Flower Classes

A series of flower classes are being planned for the autumn at the Brockagh Centre. The sessions can cover everything from basic methods to modern designs for a variety of occasions. The teaching team will facilitate the requirements of the participants and focus on the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside. For more details, email or 0404 43640.



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