47 Dominick Street, Galway City   +353 (0) 91 565 886

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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

Starting in January, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets a choice of three poetry workshops, all facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, whose best-selling first collection, The Boy With No Face, published by Salmon Poetry, was short-listed for the 2006 Strong Award for Best First Collection by an Irish poet.

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Start Date Tue 19th Jan 2016 - 7:00 pm
End Date Tue 22nd Mar 2016 - 8:30 pm
Cut off date Tue 19th Jan 2016 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €110.00

Starting in late January, Galway Arts Centre presents a daytime class for all those beginner and continuing creative writing students out there, facilitated by Susan Millar DuMars.

Start Date Mon 25th Jan 2016 - 2:30 pm
End Date Mon 28th Mar 2016 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Sun 24th Jan 2016 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €110.00

Textile artist Maggie Smylie will run four Christmas crafting classes for adults beginning on Tuesday 24th November. Each week, the Co. Down born artist will introduce a new technique. Classes are €25 each or €80 in advance.  The classes are suitable for complete beginners  aswell as fellow-experimenters like Maggie. Each session promises to be fun and creative, and is an ideal way to get into the Christmas spirit. €25 drop in fee. To register call 091 565 886 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Start Date Tue 24th Nov 2015 - 7:00 pm
End Date Tue 14th Dec 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Mon 23rd Nov 2015 - 12:00 am
Capacity 6
Price per person €80.00

Join artist and educator Victoria Smith every Saturday morning to explore new ideas and material in art!

Following the success of the recent Saturday classes and Halloween mid-term camps, visual artist and teacher Victoria Smith will now run an art class from 10.30am each Saturday for 9-12 year olds. Victoria will also run a brand new course for teenagers, who are invited to enrol for Saturday afternoon classes. Victoria holds a h.Dip in Education and a Masters in Art in the Contemporary World from NCAD. She has taught in Ireland, the UK and Africa. She has exhibited as a solo artist most recently in Belfast and the Linenhall Arts Centre in Castlebar.

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Start Date Sat 21st Nov 2015 - 10:30 am
End Date Sat 19th Dec 2015 - 12:30 pm
Cut off date Fri 20th Nov 2015 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €100.00

Join artist and educator Victoria Smith every Saturday morning to explore new ideas and material in art!

Following the success of the recent Saturday art classes and Halloween camps visual artist and teacher Victoria Smith will now run an art class from 10.30am each Saturday for 9-12 year olds. Victoria will also run a brand new course for teenagers, who are invited to enrol for Saturday afternoon classes. Victoria holds a h.Dip in Education and a Masters in Art in the Contemporary World from NCAD. She has taught in Ireland, the UK and Africa. She has exhibited as a solo artist most recently in Belfast and the Linenhall Arts Centre in Castlebar.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Sat 21st Nov 2015 - 10:30 am
End Date Sat 19th Dec 2015 - 12:30 pm
Cut off date Fri 20th Nov 2015 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €100.00

On Wednesday 28th October Fiona Hession and Claire Davis will host an evening of pumpkin carving from 6pm to 8pm

Suitable for all ages, the artist and designer will assist people with creating unique designs and working with tools to get the best effects.

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Start Date Wed 28th Oct 2015 - 6:00 pm
End Date Wed 28th Oct 2015 - 8:00 pm
Capacity 40
Price per person €10.00

Join Galway Arts Centre for a spooktacular week of Halloween celebrations!
 
Galway Arts Centre will join the city in celebrating Halloween with a week of events and workshops for children, teenagers and adults.

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Start Date Thu 29th Oct 2015 - 9:30 am
End Date Fri 30th Oct 2015 - 3:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 28th Oct 2015 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €100.00

Join Galway Arts Centre for a spooktacular week of Halloween celebrations! with a week of events and workshops for children, teenagers and adults. The week kicks off with costume making Halloween camps for children and teenagers. An evening of pumpkin carving from 6pm to 8pm Suitable for all ages.  Online payment is available for the costume making Halloween camps for children and teenagers.

Booking for the other workshops please contact reception on 091 565886 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   

Please read more for further information on the various events and workshops.

  

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Start Date Tue 27th Oct 2015 - 9:30 am
End Date Wed 28th Oct 2015 - 3:00 pm
Cut off date Mon 26th Oct 2015 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €100.00

Sing with the Ad hoc choir singing workshop Galway
Would you like to sing in a friendly group? Begin singing after a long silence? This workshop gives everyone the opportunity to sing together.

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Start Date Thu 01st Oct 2015 - 7:00 pm
End Date Thu 17th Dec 2015 - 9:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 30th Sep 2015 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €120.00

Wednesday Workshops: After School Club: 2.30 -4.30 pm
10-12yrs
All workshops follow themes according to the curriculum- Language – Irish and English Mathematics Social, Environment and Scientific Education Arts Education, including Visual Arts, Music and Drama Physical Education Social, Personal and Health Education.

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Start Date Wed 23rd Sep 2015 - 2:30 pm
End Date Wed 18th Nov 2015 - 4:30 pm
Cut off date Tue 22nd Sep 2015 - 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Price per person €130.00

Contact Galway Arts Centre

 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 Phone: + 353 (0) 91 565 886
 Fax: + 353 (0)91 568 642
 47 Dominick Street, Galway City

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