Laragh Glendalough notes week September 21st

Looking down the glacial valley of Glendalough, taken from overhead the 6th century monastic settlement

Mobile Library

Wicklow County Council mobile library has returned. With the following dates, 24th Sept, 8th Oct and 22nd of Oct, located at the back of Lynhams Hotel car park. Free access to online databases including e-books, languages, magazines, downloadable audio books, newspapers from across the world etc. To renew or request items and to access databases from your home pc phone 087 9135229, log onto www.wicklow.ie(To access request a Pin number from staff).

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 first class is free for new students.  See Facebook: weloveartcrafts. To book, or for further information, please contact Almha on 086-3897732.

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. Classes are on Mon eve 7pm. Booking essential.

Elevation Dance School

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 for all age groups and levels.   Go to www.elevationschoolofperformingarts.com or the facebook page to find out more.

Wicklow Willow

More full day courses (9 am to 5 pm),for improvers and beginners coming soon in the Brockagh Centre. 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 info@wicklowwillow.ie or visit www.wicklowwillow.ie.

Brockagh Resource Centre

Check out the regular classes and activities we offer on www.brockaghresourcecentre.ie/events,drop into us for a timetable or phone 0404 45600. If you want to make a booking for an indoor space or outdoor event in our spacious car park, with easy access to the Wicklow Way Trail or Glendalough, email us at brockaghresourcecentre@gmail.com for a quote. Brockagh Resource Centre is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace for all our workers and customers.

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