Laragh Glendalough notes week July 6th


Glendalough Country Market & Car Boot Sales   

The Glendalough Market and Car Boot has been postponed until a future date, please check our website or facebook at www.brockaghresourcecentre/events, for news on the next event. Contact the Brockagh Centre on 0404-45600 or email brockaghcarboot@gmail for bookings. 

Wicklow Willow
All courses are full day (9 am to 5 pm) and take place in the Brockagh Centre soon. They include materials, tuition, tea/coffee and lunch (with cake)! You will make and bring home your own basket on the day. Places are limited, so please book early to get the dates you want. For more information, contact local basket maker and artist, Aoife Patterson, on 087-9773622, email or visit

Elevation Dance School News and Updates

Summer Workshop

Our Summer Workshop will start on 27th of July 2020. For further details please view the website or Fb pages.

Regular Classes

Our Modern Dance classes focus on Jazz, Lyrical, Acro Dance, Ballet ISTD and Commercial styles as well as ISTD syllabus work giving a well-rounded understanding of the Modern Theatre style. ESPA holds weekly classes at the Brockagh centre. Weekly classes will resume 7th September 2020 for all age groups and levels.   Go to or the facebook page to find out more.

Brockagh Resource Centre Now Open

The Centre is now open and will operate during  Monday to Friday 9-5pm opening at the weekend for different group bookings. 

We look forward to welcoming all our friends, clients, groups and volunteers back to the centre. 

As a community centre, every precaution to prevent the spread of Covid 19 when reopening will be implemented. Some of these include, but not limited to: Single Entry and Exit System, collection outside the back door of children from classes, hand sanitisation, check in reception.  Your safety is our priority and we can assure you that all recommended social distancing protocols will be in place.

Our Sustainable Community Gardening Course will run the last two classes on the 6th and 13th July. Please email or phone if you have any suggestion on what you would like to see happening in the centre or any ideas for upcoming classes. 

We are at present putting our Autumn Brochure together which will be available in the lobby and at www.brockaghresourcecentre/events, . Please contact facilitators of the different activities for information on their opening days. Check out the regular classes and activities we offer on

Brockagh Resource Centre Contact information

Due to new safety measures, if you would like to use our computers, photocopy etc., in the office facilities, you will need to book in before arrival either by phone on 0404 45600 or email at Check out the regular classes and activities we offer on or drop into us for a timetable. General contact details, main phone no. 0404 45600. Email for bookings and manager,   For office staff email and for Country Market & Car Boot email

Synge and Wicklow

Do you have any Stories? 

Local theatre maker Cliona O’Connell, and Aughrim based actress Andrea Kelly would love to talk to people in the area who have any knowledge or stories relating to the playwright J.M Synge, or the Synge family and their connection to the area. Do you have any stories?

If so we would love to hear from you. You can email , or give us a call/text on 087 4673858 and we will get back to you. Any information you have, no matter how small, is very welcome.

We are currently working on the development of a new theatre project sited in the county, re-imagining Synge’s life, work and connection to Wicklow. This project is funded under the Wicklow Artist Award Scheme 2020.

Violin Lessons

Violin classes are back and generally on Thurs from 1-2pm and Sat, 11-12pm but this may vary as needed. All types of music for beginners to advanced levels. Lessons that will make learning the violin fun and fast. To book phone Siobhan Kelleher 087 92 82 650 or email

Yoga Classes With Louise

Yoga is back at the centre in the spacious main hall area. Booking is essential to ensure it is safe for you to attend.  Call Louise on 087-6032202.

About Chair Yoga 

Chair /Seated Yoga is suitable for those who find a regular yoga class too strenuous, are recovering from injury or illness or are generally less active and mobile. Classes from 11.30 to 12.30pm.

About Vinyasa Yoga

The practice will provide gentle stretching, improved strength and flexibility, as well as help students to find balance and calm in everyday life. Classes   from 10am to 11.30am.    

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