Established in 1995, Bealtaine is one of Ireland’s largest co-operative festivals and the world’s first national celebration of creativity in older age. The Bealtaine Festival takes place each May. The ancient festival of Bealtaine, held on May 1st, marked the midway point between the spring equinox and the summer solstice and heralded the start of summer. [...]
Upcoming Events in Grantstown Community Village Week Beginning Monday 29th April Mon 29th: Exercise with Mairead/Cards/Games in the morning & Pongo in the afternoon. Tues 30th: Line Dancing/Cards in the morning & Pongo in the afternoon. Eternal Beginners Yoga @ 7.00 p.m. Wed 1st: Exercise/Pongo in the morning & DVD/Decorating the May Bush in the [...]
Services Available in Grantstown Daycare Centre Week Beginning Monday 29th April Mon 29th: Group Physiotherapy @ 11.00 a.m. Tues 30th: Chiropody from 10.00 a.m. Hairdressing from 10.30 a.m. Wed 1st: Counselling from 1.00 p.m. Thur 2nd: Chiropody from 10.00 a.m. Hairdressing from 10.30 a.m. Phone 051 561016 to make your appointment for the services. All of [...]
The chiropodist will be in Grantstown Daycare Centre on Tuesday 30 th April and Thursday 2nd May from 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. Phone 051 561016 to book your appointment. This service is available to everyone in the community.
CE Scheme Vacancies Do you want a new challenge this year? We have the following positions available in Grantstown Daycare Centre: Carers, Laundry Staff & Bus Drivers. We also have a position available in Carrig-on-Bannow village for a Maintenance Person. If you are in receipt of a social welfare payment, Tus or have been unemployed for [...]
Come to Carrig-on-Bannow village on Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th May to take a step back in time to 1169 when the Normans landed at Bannow Island. Visitors can enjoy an entire Medieval Living History Tented Village and a display of Norman cavalry warfare with battle re-enactments twice each day. Younger visitors can have warrior training [...]
The Mobile Library will be in Grantstown Daycare Centre on Wednesday 1st May from 3.10 p.m. to 3.40 p.m. Membership is free and you can pick up an application form here in Grantstown Daycare Centre.
A free 6 week Imagination Gym workshop will commence in Grantstown Daycare Centre on Tuesday 4th June with our fully trained staff. All you have to do is lie or sit in a warm, comfortable space and listen to a guided 30 minute meditation. You will wander along a forest path, meet a deer and stop [...]
Apologising does not always mean that you are wrong and the other person is right. It just means you value your relationship more than your ego.
Take a trip back in time in Carrig on Bannow village on the 4th & 5th May to 1169 when the Normans landed at Bannow Island. Visitors can enjoy an entire Medieval Living History Tented Village and a display of Norman cavalry warfare with battle re-enactments twice per day on Saturday and Sunday. Younger visitors can [...]