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FRI 16 SEP 2016

Fore Abbey Cultural Events

  • Time: 4.00pm - 10.00pm
  • Genre: Arts + Crafts, Heritage, Storytelling, Tour
  • Tel: 087-9058792
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  • Address: Fore Abbey, Fore Village, Castlepollard, Co Westmeath

There are a number of activities happening in the beautiful village of Fore and Fore Abbey for Culture Night as follows:

  1. Storytelling and cartoon workshop:  The Folklore of Fore - build a book workshop with local Artists and writers - 4pm
  2. Welcoming Winter:  The culture of preparing for winter, mindfulness, positive thinking and celebration - 6pm
  3. Lie to me:  What exactly is Culture?  A communication workshop exploring why gossip is vital and lying is everything - learn how to be a great liar - 7pm
  4. “Have read little and understood less.” (A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man) - an invitation to engage with the writing of James Joyce, a treasure trove of Irish culture past (and present?).  For anyone with an open and curious mind - no prior reading or understanding of Joyce required!  Facilitator:  Una Egan, Creative Wellbeing - 8pm
  5. Explore Fore:  Nocturnal Wanderings - with Heritage Guide Bartle d'Arcy - 9pm
    Fore Abbey
Address: Fore Abbey, Fore Village, Castlepollard, Co Westmeath