Irish classes and activities

*A version of the above video is available to view in Irish from the Related Files section*

The programme of Irish Language events, organised by Fermanagh and Omagh District Council, includes Irish language classes catering for all levels of learners; sean-nós and set dancing classes dancing; talks and discussions; music sessions; concerts and festivals; singing in Irish workshops, plus lots more.

The programme of Irish language events and activities is available to download from the related files panel on this web page.

Alternatively, for further information, please contact Kevin Goodwin or Fiona Crudden, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council on 0300 303 1777.

Ranganna Gaeilge  Irish Language Classes


Enniskillen Castle,

Thursday 7.30 pm – 9.30 pm

April 12 19 26
May 3 10 17 24 31
June 7 14

£20.00 /£15.00 concession per term.
To register online for classes in Enniskillen Castle please click here

Strule Arts Centre,

Wednesday 8.00 pm – 9.30 pm

April 11 18 27
May 2 9 16 23  30
June 6 13

£20.00 /£15.00 concession per term

To register online for classes in the Strule Arts Centre please click here


Sean Nós Dancing

The popular sean-nós and set dancing class in Strule Arts Centre will also run for 10 weeks, from 6 pm to 7 pm.  This class is open to all levels of dancers and is a fun way to keep fit as well as being a very sociable activity. The 10-week dancing class costs £20 per person.

Strule Arts Centre, Omagh
Sean-nós and set dancing class
6.00pm – 7.00pm
Cost £20.00 or £15.00 Concession *discount for 2 or more courses purchased


Singing in Irish

The singing in Irish group will meet from 7 pm to 8 pm on Wednesdays. The group is open to everyone, with new members especially welcome.  The singing in Irish group has proven to be an effective and enjoyable way of learning Irish.

Strule Arts Centre, Omagh
7.00pm -8.00pm

£20.00 / £15.00 Concession *discount for 2 or more courses purchased


Upcoming Events

Oíche Drámaíochta / Drama in Irish Night

7:30 pm, Thursday 24 May, £5.00 

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council presents the 8th annual night of drama, music and song through the medium of Irish, featuring local adult Irish language group Aisteoirí na hÓmaí, students from the Christian Brothers Grammar School and other local performers.


Irish Language Bursaries

Bursaries from Fermanagh & Omagh District Council are available to support attendance at Gaeltacht courses.  They are available for young people aged 12-18, adults aged 18+ and for families with at least one adult and one child.

Please note that applications for bursaries are now closed for 2018/19.  Information for applications for 2019/20 will be available online in January 2019.


Sonraí teagmhála  Contact Details

If you would like to communicate with Fermanagh and Omagh District Council through Irish please contact the officers listed below on 0300 303 1777 (calls charged at local rate);

Kevin Goodwin, Irish Language Development Officer
Fiona Crudden, Good Relations Officer (Minority Communities, Language and Culture)

There is also a direct Irish Language voicemail service: 0288 225 6214 (calls charged at local rate)


Related Files
Video: Irish Classes and Activities – Irish version
18 MB | mp4 | 20 Apr 2018
Spring 2018 Programme
884 KB | pdf | 23 Nov 2017