Category Archives: Arts / Culture

Re-opening of the Georgian Bishop’s Palace & King of the Vikings 3D Adventure

Following on from the successful re-opening of the award winning Medieval Museum, we are delighted to announce that the Georgian Bishop’s Palace will re-open its doors to the public on Monday 13th July at 09:15 am and the King of … Continue reading

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Explore a brand new Nature Trail at Mount Congreve Gardens

The seventy acres Mount Congreve Gardens in Waterford have launched a brand new seasonal Nature Trail for children. The trail offers families an abundance of nature to explore and to ensure that younger visitors engage with the flora and fauna … Continue reading

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COVID Care concert series

Blackwater Valley Opera Festival and the Mobile Music Machine present ‘COVID CARE CONCERTS’ SERIES 2020 for residential care homes across County Waterford. COVID CARE CONCERTS is part funded by the Ireland Funds and is a new project that has been devised … Continue reading

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Decade of Centenaries Community Grant / Deontas Pobail do Dheich mBliana na gCuimhneachán

The War of Independence in Waterford – What happened in your local area? The Commemorations Committee of Waterford City and County Council invite Community Groups to apply for a community grant towards projects to commemorate the Decade of Centenaries in … Continue reading

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Join the 2020 Summer Stars Reading Adventure at Waterford Libraries

The Summer Stars Reading Adventure has begun in Waterford Libraries! Summer Stars is the national summer reading programme for children that runs all around Ireland in our public libraries from the 15th of June until the end of August. With … Continue reading

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Waterford Libraries launch “Contact and Collect” Service

Waterford Libraries are delighted to launch their new “Contact and Collect” service. Contact and Collect is the first step in gradually reopening library services as part of the National Phase 2 Roadmap to Recovery.  The service is available from two … Continue reading

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Cruinniu na nOg children’s conservation and traditional craft online workshops

Calling all young budding conservationists … Would you like to know more about Stone work and Cracking Stone with Fire, Water, Plugs and Feathers” Wood conservation, How stained glass is made,  Gilding and Historic Paint Effects, Georgian architecture ? The … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Fittest Family 2020 – Applications Open!

Ireland’s Fittest Family is back! Have you and your family got what it takes to win Ireland’s most extreme fitness competition? Now in its eighth series, this year will see the competition be more challenging than ever before! We are … Continue reading

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Waterford Libraries planning “Contact and Collect” Service

Waterford Libraries planning “Contact and Collect” Service Waterford Libraries is planning a “Contact and Collect” Service from two of its libraries from the beginning of Phase 2 of the roadmap for easing restrictions, planned for June 8th. Central Library and … Continue reading

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