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Arts Office Funding Opportunities 2020 Information Clinics with Liz Burns, Wexford County Council Arts Officer

Arts Office Funding Opportunities 2020 Information Clinics with Liz Burns
Wednesday, 15th January 2020 - 2:00pm

Arts Officer Liz Burns from Wexford County Council will hold a series of information clinics in January 2020 to discuss funding and other opportunities through the Arts Office.

These clinics will be of particular interest to artists, community groups, festivals and schools.

Funding Opportunities 2020 Information Clinic with Wexford County Council Arts Officer Liz Burns

Funding Opportunities 2020 Information Clinic with Wexford County Council Arts Officer Liz Burns
Tuesday, 21st January 2020 - 2:00pm

Arts Officer Liz Burns from Wexford County Council will hold a free information clinic here in New Ross Library to discuss funding and other opportunities through the Arts Office for the upcoming year.

This clinic will be of particular interest to artists, community groups, festivals and schools.

All are welcome to attend.

‘In Praise of Walking: The New Science of How We Walk and Why it is Good for Us’ Talk by Professor Shane O'Mara

‘In Praise of Walking: The New Science of How We Walk and Why it is Good for Us’ Talk by Prof. Shane O'Mara
Saturday, 25th January 2020 - 2:30pm

Incredibly, walking is a skill that has its revolutionary origins millions of years ago, under the sea. 

We must start walking again, whether it’s up a mountain, down to the park, or simply to school and work. 

Creative Writing Master Classes for Teens with Wexford Libraries' Reader in Residence Caroline Busher

Creative Writing Master Classes for Teens with Wexford Libraries' Reader in Residence Caroline Busher
Tuesday, 28th January 2020 - 4:30pm

Join Irish Times Best Selling Author and Wexford Libraries' Reader in Residence Caroline Busher for a series of creative writing master classes. 

This course is perfect for teenagers who want to learn more about the craft of writing.

Support Talk for Children with Asthma with Lisa Higgins from The Asthma Society of Ireland

Support Talk for Children with Asthma with Lisa Higgins from The Asthma Society of Ireland
Tuesday, 28th January 2020 - 7:00pm

Lisa Higgins from The Asthma Society of Ireland will be here to provide important information that will help all those affected by asthma. 

The more information that parents and carers have, the better they can support their child.

#Parenting Today

Why ‘Good Kids’ Have Meltdowns, Answer Back & Won’t Listen with Val Mullally

Val Mullally is a Parenting Expert, author, accredited Life Coach and a trainer in a Coaching Approach to Parenting.
Tuesday, 18th February 2020 - 7:00pm

Val Mullally is a Parenting Expert, author, accredited Life Coach and a trainer in a Coaching Approach to Parenting, she works with parents, counsellors, psychotherapists, mediators, play therapists, midwives, educators, social workers, and health visitors, to create more enjoyable and fulfilling family life.

Drugs: What Every Parent Needs to Know with Andy Hargreaves, HSE Drug Education Officer in Wexford

Drugs: What every parent needs to know with Andy Hargreaves, HSE Drug Education Officer in Wexford
Thursday, 27th February 2020 - 7:00pm

In this Parenting Talk, Andy Hargreaves, HSE Drug Education Officer in Wexford will discuss drugs and what every parent needs to know.

Just as you protect your children against illnesses like measles, you can also help to ‘immunize’ them against drug use by giving them the facts before they’re in a risky situation. 

Early Childhood Education and Care: A route to a Career as a Primary School Teacher with Lillian Byrne in New Ross Library

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Saturday, 7th March 2020 - 2:00pm

This three year course is the only Level 8 in ECEC offered in Co. Wexford, and equips students with the knowledge and expertise in a range of subject areas, including psychology, sociology, children’s literature, special needs and outdoor education.

On the Trail of Norse and Anglo-Norman in the Townland Names of Wexford: A Tale of Gaelicisation and English Isolation

On the Trail of Norse and Anglo-Norman in the Townland Names of Wexford: A Tale of Gaelicisation and English Isolation
Tuesday, 10th March 2020 - 7:00pm

During Seachtain na Gaeilge come to Wexford library for this lecture focusing on the placenames of Wexford, with placename officer Dr Conchubhar Ó Crualaoich from the Department of Culture, Heritage & Gaeltacht. 

Sleep Solutions - Healthy Sleep Habits for Babies & Children Presented by Paediatric Sleep Consultant, Erica Hargaden from Babogue Sleep Solutions ONLINE TALK

Sleep Solutions - Healthy Sleep Habits for Babies & Children Presented by Paediatric Sleep Consultant, Erica Hargaden from Babog
Thursday, 14th May 2020 - 8:00pm

This talk will be presented ONLINE Thursday 14th May at 8.00pm on Wexford Public Libraries YouTube channel.

View on Wexford Public Libraries YouTube Channel here: ‘Sleep Solutions- Healthy Sleep Habits for Babies & Children’