Irish classes and activities
Irish Language Classes and Activities
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.
*A version of the above video is available to view in Irish from the Related Files section*
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Irish Language e-newsletter
If you would like to sign up to our Irish language e-newsletter, which is monthly, please sign up by clicking here.
Irish Language Round Table meetings
If you are involved with a local Irish language group and would like to receive information on our Irish language round table meetings (informal networking and information sessions), please sign up by clicking here.
Alternatively, for further information, please contact us on 0300 303 1777 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Classes for Spring /Summer 2019
Irish Language Classes are available through a range of levels in both Enniskillen Castle and the Strule Arts Centre.
Thursday Evenings 7.30 pm- 9.30 pm
Cost £20.00 /£15.00 conc
11 April, 18 April, 25 April, 2 May, 9 May, 16 May, 23 May, 30 May, 6 June, 13 June
Strule Arts Centre
Wednesday Evenings 8.00 pm- 9.00 pm
Cost £20.00/£15.00 conc
24 April, 1 May, 8 May, 15 May, 22 May, 29 May, 5 June, 12 June
Oíche Amhránaíochta /Singing in Irish night
Thursday 11 April, 7.30 pm
£3.00 Strule Arts Centre
Singing in Irish Workshop by Úna Ní Fhlannagáin
Songs performed by Ceoltóirí na hÓmaí
Open Mic- Songs in any Language.
To book click here
Oíche Drámaíochta /Irish Drama Night
Thursday 23 may 7.30 pm
Free, Strule Arts Centre
Night of Drama with local adult Irish Language drama group Aisteoirí na hÓmaí, Gaelscoil na gCrann, Scoil na mBraithre Críostaí and Irish song and dance with local artists.
To book click here
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 2019/20. Information for applications for 2020/21 will be available online in January 2020.
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)