Archive for the Letterkenny Category

Launch of the Bealtaine Festival 2017

TweetThe 20th Annual Bealtaine Festival Launch will be held in The Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny, on May 2nd at 11.00am. The festival will be launched by Councillor Terence Slowey, Cathaoirleach of Donegal County Council. Grainne Haines from Active Retirement will also speak at the event. Entertainment will

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60 Years Since the Treaty of Rome- 60 Years of Europe

TweetThis presentation is a multimedia journey with Dokulive’s Ingo Espenschied. It is designed for large audiences of the general public & senior students. Two presentations will take place in Letterkenny on Monday 27th March to commemorate the Treaties of Rome. March 27, 1957 – in the hall

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CAVA (Chartered Accounants Voluntary Service) One to One Confidential Business Advice Sessions.

TweetCAVA one to one voluntary business advice sessions to small & medium sized businesses will resume in EDIC Donegal & Gaeltacht on Thursday February 9th in Letterkenny. EDIC Letterkenny has been thanked by MABS personnel who organise the client appointments & they have said that the 2016 sessions

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Failte Isteach Language Learning and Community Integration Meetings

Failte Isteach Language Learning and Community Integration Meetings

TweetFailte Isteach Language Learning & Community Integration Meetings have resumed in 2017 in EDIC Letterkenny. These meetings will take place on a weekly basis, starting Wednesday Jan 11th for 2 hours each session and run until further notice. They are aimed at migrants & newcomers to Donegal.

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EDIC Donegal and Gaeltacht: Soapbox Regional Final

EDIC Donegal and Gaeltacht: Soapbox Regional Final

TweetEDIC Donegal & GAeltacht’s Regional Final of the Soapbox Debate took place on Thursday October 13 with a total of 21 entries received, 4 over 19 and 17 under 18. On the night 18 took part. The Motion for debate was ‘ The EU: United in Diversity’

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EDIC Letterkenny: The EU as a Global Actor with Matt Carthy MEP

EDIC Letterkenny: The EU as a Global Actor with Matt Carthy MEP

TweetOn September 19th Matt Carthy MEP spoke to the general public and senior students on the role of the EU as a Global Actor in EDIC Letterkenny. This presentation took place from 11am to 12.30pm. 85 people mostly senior students were in the audience to hear Matt’s

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EDIC Letterkenny: STEM Subject Promotion Lego Workshops

EDIC Letterkenny: STEM Subject Promotion Lego Workshops

TweetEDIC Letterkenny in their programme to encourage STEM subject promotion to young people, held a Lego Workshop as part of the Summer Activities Programme on 9th August. The children were encouraged to play with Lego and built whatever they wanted using their own creativity. They were also

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EDIC Letterkenny: CAVA (Chartered Accountants Voluntary Advice) Service to SMEs

TweetEDIC Letterkenny’s CAVA Service gave advice to 2 SMEs this month – 11 August, in EDIC Letterkenny. This is a free confidential advisory service to SMEs who find themselves in financial difficulties.

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EDIC Donegal and Gaeltacht: Wainfest How to Train Your Dragon Science Show

TweetThere is evidence of skills shortages in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields in spite of high unemployment rates in many EU Member States. The EU has identified the closing of this skills gap by encouraging more young people to study these subjects and take up

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EDIC Donegal and Gaeltacht: Wainfest Farming For All

TweetThe Europe Direct Information Centre is bringing the farm to libraries. Students will enjoy hearing all about farming in modern Europe and Ireland, meet a real farmer and learn all about a day in the life of a farmer. The promotion of Open Farming, especially to children,

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