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Start Date: 03/05/2022
End Date: 31/05/2022
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Ticket Price: Free
Public or Private: Public
Online or In-Person: In-Person
Event Venue: The Source Arts Centre and Library, Thurles
Event Street Address: Thurles Library
Address line 2: Source Arts and Library Centre
Event Town/City: Thurles
Organised By: Tipperary Arts Office. Tipperary County Council
Contact Phone No: 0526166131
Start Date: 03/05/2022
End Date: 31/05/2022
Ticket Price: Free
This Event is: Public
Online or In-person? In-Person
Event Venue: The Source Arts Centre and Library, Thurles
Event Street Address: Thurles Library
Address line 2: Source Arts and Library Centre
Event Town/City: Thurles
Organised By: Tipperary Arts Office. Tipperary County Council
Contact Phone No: 0526166131

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Tuesday 3rd May 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 pm
Age Friendly Tipperary presents “Reminiscing Back in My Day, the Story continues” with a visit to Thurles Library by Jimmy Duggan who collated and narrated the 2021 first volume of stories in the collection https://www.tipperarycoco.ie/community-and-economic-development/back-my-day. Jimmy will will interview and collect stories for a new volume to be launched during Positive Ageing Week 2022.

Tuesday 10th May. 7.00pm -8.00 p.m.
The Pauper Priest , a drama, tells the story of Fr John Barry (1846-1920) was written and is directed by Paul Maher. It is performed by Liam O Maoldhomhnaigh and Bob Russell.

Thursday 12th May 2.00 p.m -3.00 pm
Dance Class with Dance Instructor Bridget Harte A.I.B.B.D. of-Shallwedance.ie After a warm up, you can try to jitterbug , swing dance, jive, latin, chacha or mambo.

Monday 16th May 11.00 a.m – 12.00 a.m.
Helena Golden Willow Woman will lead a workshop where each participant will weave their own willow vase, learn about willow growing and harvesting and learn the terminology and techniques involved in basketry.

Tuesday 17th May 6.00 p.m.- 8.00 p.m.
Tipperary ETB and Tipperary Libraries bring you a taster workshop to discover what your smartphone can do. You’ll also get the opportunity to ask questions and if you are interested, enrol in a short course afterwards

Friday May 20th 2.00 p.m. – 3.00 p.m.
Chair Yoga with Donal Quirke
Donal qualified as a yoga teacher in 2002 and in this workshop will present a YOGABODY approach which is practical and pragmatic with a focus on wellness and

Saturday 21st May
11.00 a.m -12.00 a.m.
Planting with Michael Maher Horticulturalist. Tips & tricks for gardeners of all abilities

Monday 23th May 11.00 a.m – 12.00a.m.
Historic Costume workshop with Tara Nelson where its fancy dress time for adults

Principal Funders:

  • Link to HSE website
  • Link to Arts Council website