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School Events Calendar 2017/2018



Our School Event Calendar below provides information on events or activities which might be of interest to schools throughout the school calendar year.

If you want to add an event for free use the button on the right. Alternativey we can upload the details for you but a small administrative charge will apply - email us with your event details. School related charity events are listed here.



Healthy Eating Workshops for kids
Healthy Eating Workshops for kids
Fun, interactive healthy Eating workshops for children designed to get them interested in healthy food. Activities include blind tasting, sandwich building, sugar counting etc
Start: 01/01/2017 Times: 9.30 - 2.00 Admission: Varies e: Deirdrejdoyle@gmail.com
Phone: 087-2825086
Dublin and Wicklow
Music in the Classroom
Music in the Classroom
Music and mindfulness, conducting, playing percussion, ICT resources, integration with multiple subject areas. Book online at our website or call us. Provided to you by Rebecca Murphy in partnership with Mayo Education Centre.
Start: 03/07/2017 End: 25/08/2017 Admission: €69 www.rebeccasmusicstudio.com
e: eolas@mayoeducationcentre.ie
Phone: 094 9020700
Westport Road, Castlebar, Mayo
Nationwide Mental Health Talks
Given by a qualified Psychotherapist, these talks are aimed at secondary school students, as a gentle reminder about minding their mental health,when they may need to ask for help and who to ask for help. Talks are 30 mins each, to enable as many students as possible to attend during the day. These talks are understandable, approachable and affordable.
Start: 01/09/2017 End: 01/06/2018 Times: 9am - 4pm Admission: €150 - €200 for full day e: infostresstalks@gmail.com
Phone: 089 4945568

All Ireland Linguistics Olympiad Workshop
All Ireland Linguistics Olympiad Workshop - come along for an introduction to this  problem solving competition for secondary school students based on little known languages. Try each puzzle type and learn strategies for solving them! (11.30 Saturday Swift Theatre).
Start: 30/09/2017 Times: 11.30 am www.eventbrite.ie
Trinity College Swift Theatre Dublin

Tetra Pak Tree Day
The Tree Council of Ireland supported by Tetra Pak is calling on primary schools across Ireland to get involved in Tetra Pak Tree Day on Thursday, 5th October. The theme of this year’s campaign is “Our Planet, Our Choice - Ár bPláinéid, Ár Rogha” to convey that we are all responsible for our environment. To celebrate Tetra Pak Tree Day, over 1,000 Oak tree saplings* will be made available through the website, www.treeday.ie, for primary school children to plant on their school.
Start: 05/10/2017 www.treeday.ie
Zeminar
Zeminar
An Education & Wellbeing event for GenZ dedicated to 15-20 year olds & their Teachers. Featuring workshops; inter-active exhibits and talks from The Rubber Bandits; The O'Donovan Brothers; Anna Geary; Sr. Stan and many more.
Start: 10/10/2017 End: 12/10/2017 Times: 9.30-3.30 Admission: Students €10 / Teachers Free www.zeminar.ie
e: ian@zeminar.ie
Phone: 0868566785
RDS Dublin
College Aware Week 2017
College Aware Week 2017
College Awareness Week aims to celebrate the benefits of going to college, to support students to become ‘college ready’ and to showcase local role models
Start: 20/11/2017 End: 26/11/2017 Times: 10-4 www.collegeaware.ie
e: info@collegeaware.ie
Various Locations Dublin
RDS Primary Science Fair
RDS Primary Science Fair
Call for Entries for the RDS Primary Science Fair 2018 is now open and will close on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. The RDS Primary Science Fair is a non-competitive exhibition which showcases primary school STEM-related class projects and provides opportunities for students to explore other schools’ projects and explain their class projects to their peers. The Fair will take place in three locations: Dublin 11-13 Jan, Limerick 18 - 20 Jan, Belfast 6 - 7 June
Start: 11/01/2018 End: 07/06/2018 Closing date: 04/10/2017 www.rds.ie/primarysciencefair
Engineers Week 2018
Engineers Week 2018
Bring Engineers Week into your school Engineers Week 2018 is an opportunity for students and teachers to learn more about engineering, have fun, and win prizes. There are lots of great ways that your school can get involved. Find out more on engineersweek.ie
Start: 24/02/2018 End: 02/03/2018 www.engineersweek.ie
e: steps@engineersireland.ie
Phone: 016651340
Tech Week Ireland 2018
Tech Week Ireland 2018
Tech Week is Ireland's nationwide festival of technology, aimed at students, parents and the public. Tech Week provides hands-on opportunities to learn about how computing and technology are shaping every area of life including Education, Health, the Environment, and more. Objective #1 is to inspire students to engage with STEM subjects, and equip them with the knowledge and experience necessary to make informed choices about their future subject and career choices. Objective #2 is to educate all citizens – of every age and background – about the challenges and rewards of our fast-changing technological society.
Start: 22/04/2018 End: 28/04/2018 Times: 10-4 www.techweek.ie
e: lisa@ics.ie
Dublin Castle