Laragh Glendalough notes week August 19th


Yoga with Viva

Viva’s yoga classes for beginners to intermediate will be back on Tuesday 10th of Sept at 7pm in the Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh. Improve your fitness strength and flexibility in a relaxing way. 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.


We Love Art

Art and crafts classes for children of primary school age take place on Monday afternoons.  Classes cover a wide range of art and craft techniques and processes, giving kids an outlet for creative self-expression while learning new skills.  Classes are small and places must be reserved in advance, the first class is free for new students. Almha Roche is a professional artist and an experienced and qualified art teacher.   The new term starts on 9th September – the first class is free for new students.  See Facebook: weloveartcrafts. To book, or for further information, please contact Almha on 086-3897732.

Adult Art Classes

Now moved to Monday  morning, drawing and painting classes are suitable for beginners as well as more experienced painters.  Students choose the medium(s) with which they wish to work, and develop their interests and personal style with Almha’s advice and guidance.  If you are thinking of getting back into your art, or trying something new to explore your creative side, now is a good time!  Classes are at 11-12.30pm in the Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh, commencing on Mon September 16th. To book, or for further information, please contact Almha on 086-3897732.

Elevation Dance School

Elevation have been inundated with registrations already and are making their way through them between busy Disney rehearsals but if you have contacted us to register already then rest assured your details are all confirmed and we will be in touch. Please note that they will be out of the office from Tues Aug 13th- Mon Aug 19th while the Senior Team are in Disneyland Paris, We wish the team the best of luck in the Paris dance competition . All queries will be confirmed after this time. 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 or contact Kate on 086 8256775 to find out more about her dance class held in the Brockagh Centre, Laragh.

Pilates Classes in Laragh

Pilates strengthens core muscles, improves muscle control, flexibility, strength and tone, as well as alignment and breathing. Zara Elkinson has trained and qualified through the STOTT Pilates Method of Movement. This method combines modern theories of exercise science with spinal rehabilitation, which gives a safe and effective exercise that sees results and is accessible to all. Offering STOTT Pilates Matwork Classes based in Co.Wicklow. Both group and private classes available, Beginners and Improvers welcome!  Like on Facebook @PilatesWithZara. Contact Zara on 0879367474 for more information. Classes are on Mon eve 7pm and Thurs morn at 10am. Back for new term Sept 2nd.

Drama School                                                                                                                         

Drama classes are a fantastic way of developing confidence and encouraging creativity and imagination. 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 holds a 100% pass rate in IBSD examinations. Elevation Drama Junior (5.45-6.45pm) at the Brockagh Centre. Contact Kate on 086 8256775.

Annick Garnier Exhibition

We are delighted to be hosting French artist Garnier Annick at the Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh on Sunday 8th of Sept in the Willow Room. Open from 9am to 4pm. Annick trained in Ecles de Beaux Arts Caen and  has been exhibiting in France since 1997 receiving various prestigious awards in Caen and Normandy .


Learn to Create Professional Video for Social Media using your Smartphone

Are you a small business owner looking to expand your reach online? Film smart productions are offering a practical workshop designed for beginners that will cover all aspects of mobile video making including camera set up, planning your shoot, interview techniques and editing using your phone. The course will allow you to get hands on experience with Smartphone video making equipment. Must have  a phone (iphone or android). Classes over 3 weekday nights 7.30am to 9.30am starting on 18.08.2019. To book see or contact Robert on 0877683472. Booking is essential.


Dancing with Declan Flanagan

Declan will be back at the Brockagh Resource Centre Laragh on the 19th   , 26th and 2nd of Sept. Learn to dance the quick and easy way.  If you’re fed up sitting when you go to a dance, I’ll keep it simple! Don’t miss this chance! Call Declan on 085 708 9128 or log on to Class from 8pm to 10pm. Irish country jive, quickstep, waltz, line dancing and lots more.

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