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  • Technique Tuesdays - Competition Prep for Highland Dancers
    27 Jul, 10:00 – 15:30
    Sollus Centre, Strabane, Bready, Strabane BT82 0EB, UK
    Technique Tuesday with Georgina Kee-McCarter: for competition dancers who need to brush up on the detail and technique of their dances. A session which will break down the basics as we prepare for a return to completion. Each dancer will get specific feedback and specific areas to work on at home.
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  • Flute Workshop
    27 Jul, 11:00 – 12:00 BST
    New Gate Arts & Culture Centre, 20-22 Hawkin St, Londonderry BT48 6RE, UK
    Why not join our flute class for a day. This workshop will show people what they can expect if they attend one of our regular classes at the centre. The workshop will be taken by our resident flute tutor Andrew Lynch.
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  • Burning Issue - Caw
    Burning Issue - Caw
    27 Jul, 20:00 BST – 28 Jul, 00:00 BST
    Caw Centre, Seymour Gardens, Londonderry BT47 6ND, UK
    Bonfires are a burning issue at the moment. This event will look at the history of bonfires across the globe and encourage those in attendance to discuss the many issues surrounding bonfires locally. Admission: Free (Booking is essential, via community venue) Caw Youth Centre 028 71311306
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  • Sing & Dance in the Park - Artigarvan
    Sing & Dance in the Park - Artigarvan
    28 Jul, 10:00 – 10:30
    Artigarvan Play Park, Art Rd, Artigarvan, Strabane BT82, UK
    Our youngest kids have missed out on so much over the past year, these sessions give you the opportunity to bring the kids outside, to the fresh air, to join in some well known songs and nursery rhymes. No need to book, just come along and join in and have lots of fun together!
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  • Sing & Dance in the Park  - Magheramason
    Sing & Dance in the Park - Magheramason
    28 Jul, 11:00 – 11:30
    Magheramason Community Garden, Blackstone Park, Magheramason, Londonderry BT47, UK
    Our youngest kids have missed out on so much over the past year, these sessions give you the opportunity to bring the kids outside, to the fresh air, to join in some well known songs and nursery rhymes. No need to book, just come along and join in and have lots of fun together!
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  • Sing & Dance in the Park  - Irish Street
    Sing & Dance in the Park - Irish Street
    28 Jul, 12:00 – 12:30
    Irish Street Play Park, 19a Bann Dr, Londonderry BT47 2HJ, UK
    Our youngest kids have missed out on so much over the past year, these sessions give you the opportunity to bring the kids outside, to the fresh air, to join in some well known songs and nursery rhymes. No need to book, just come along and join in and have lots of fun together!
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  • Genesis of Northern ireland
    Genesis of Northern ireland
    28 Jul, 14:00 – 15:00
    Magherafelt Orange Hall, 47 Meeting St, Magherafelt BT45 6BL, UK
    Launch of a booklet entitled the ‘Genesis of Northern Ireland’, which explores the formation of Northern Ireland and the events of the last 100 years.
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  • Burning Issue - Top of the Hill
    Burning Issue - Top of the Hill
    28 Jul, 18:30 – 19:30 BST
    Top of the Hill Community Centre, Trench Rd, Londonderry BT47, UK
    Bonfires are a burning issue at the moment. This event will look at the history of bonfires across the globe and encourage those in attendance to discuss the many issues surrounding bonfires locally. Admission: Free (Booking is essential, via community venue) Top of the Hill 028 71347515
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  • Bagpipe Workshop
    29 Jul, 11:00 – 12:00
    Sollus Centre, Strabane, Bready, Strabane BT82 0EB, UK
    Why not join our bagpipe class for a day. This workshop will show people what they can expect if they attend one of our regular classes. The workshop will be taken by our resident bagpipe tutor Darren Milligan.
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  • Burning Issue - Irish Street
    Burning Issue - Irish Street
    29 Jul, 20:00 – 21:00 BST
    Irish Street Youth & Community Centre, 19a Bann Dr, Londonderry BT47 2HJ, UK
    Bonfires are a burning issue at the moment. This event will look at the history of bonfires across the globe and encourage those in attendance to discuss the many issues surrounding bonfires locally. Admission: Free (Booking is essential, via community venue) Irish Street Centre 028 71318357
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  • Fitness for Highland Dancers
    30 Jul, 10:00 – 11:00
    Sollus Centre , Strabane, Bready, Strabane BT82 0EB, UK
    These sessions are specially designed to benefit Highland Dancers. As we approach a return to competition after a very long break, it is essential to get on top of your warm up and cross training as you train for a come back!
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  • Fitness for Highland Dancers
    30 Jul, 11:00 – 12:00
    Sollus Centre , Strabane, Bready, Strabane BT82 0EB, UK
    These sessions are specially designed to benefit Highland Dancers. As we approach a return to competition after a very long break, it is essential to get on top of your warm up and cross training as you train for a come back!
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  • Personalities of Partition - 1pm
    30 Jul, 13:00 – 14:00 BST
    Thiepval Gallery , 18 Georges St, Londonderry BT48, UK
    The Partition of Ireland and the creation of Northern Ireland were seismic events that remain contested. This lecture will focus on the personalities with influence during this period and how their opinions, personality traits and relationships affected the relationship between Britain & Ireland
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  • Personalities of Partition - 7pm
    30 Jul, 19:00 – 20:00 BST
    Thiepval Gallery , 18 Georges St, Londonderry BT48, UK
    The Partition of Ireland and the creation of Northern Ireland were seismic events that remain contested. This lecture will focus on the personalities with influence during this period and how their opinions, personality traits and relationships affected the relationship between Britain & Ireland
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  • Traditional Mural Art - Day 1
    Traditional Mural Art - Day 1
    31 Jul, 09:00 – 17:00
    Hawkin Street, Hawkin St, Londonderry BT48, UK
    Wall murals are a common feature in many communities throughout the world and have been particularly prevalent in Northern Ireland. You are invited to come along and watch a traditional mural artist at work. Ask questions about they techniques used, the symbolism behind the artwork etc
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  • 1920 Civil War Tour
    31 Jul, 11:00 – 12:20 BST
    Starting Longtower Church, Longtower St, Londonderry BT48, UK
    In June 1920 Londonderry saw a bloody spate of communal rioting and confrontation between Unionists and Nationalists, it was described as outright civil war. Join us as we walked through the streets and learn more about this turbulent period in our history.
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  • Bridge by Dorone Paris - Day 1
    31 Jul, 14:00 – 31 Aug, 16:00
    New Gate Arts & Culture Centre, 20-22 Hawkin St, Londonderry BT48 6RE, UK
    This interactive art installation will encourage 12-18 year olds to listen to the testimonies of some of those who lived through the troubles and encourage them to create temporary graffiti which acknowledges the importance of respecting others and the need to nurture peace.
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  • The Long and the Short of the Creation of Northern Ireland
    31 Jul, 20:00 – 01 Aug, 00:00
    Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall, 13 Society St, Londonderry BT48 6PJ, UK
    Historian David Hume, and comedian and keen amateur historian, Tim McGarry, have learnt about and then disagreed about all aspects of Irish history. Now in this special live event Tim and David turn their attention to a very topical and controversial subject - the very creation of Northern Ireland.
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Classes

With restrictions surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic easing, classes will restart in September 2021.