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Monday July 18

children’s festival ENQUIRIES TO 086 1531692

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Introduction to Photography with Charles Lee Please bring a camera (disposable also suitable) Prize at the end of the week for the best photo. 10.00-11.30 | Lee Garden Centre | Age 8+ | €5 | Booking essential

fun with hair with Sinéad in Reflections

Have fun with hair styles and beads. 10.00-11.30 | Reflections Hair Salon | Age 7+ | €5 | Booking essential

arts & crafts workshop with Sonia Caldwell

Papermaking: Learn how to make your very own paper with grasses & recycled materials. 10.30-12.30 | Scout Hall | Age 5+ | €7 | Booking essential

Drop in art competition

11.00-1.00 | Fáilte Tourist Office | Free of Charge | No booking required

hannah montana Disco Party 1.00-2.30 | Mary Deasy Hair Salon | Age 7+ | €3 | Booking essential

science workshop with Kay Quinn 2.00-3.00 | Scout Hall | 9-12 yrs | €5 | Booking essential

teddy bear’s Picnic Storytelling, face painting, bouncing castle, etc. (Children must be supervised here at all times) 3.00-4.30 | Hideaway Caravan Park | €6 Family Ticket (2A2C or 1A3C. Extra Child €2)

kids bake with Siobhan from Kalbo’s Café

6.30-7.30| Kalbo’s Café | 6-10yrs | €5 | Booking essential

cycle sense skills workshop with Cycle Sense Slaloms, slow race, limbo & more- must be able to cycle. Bikes & helmets provided or you can bring your own. 7.00-8.00 |Fairfield | €5 | Booking essential


abseiling, climbing & archery (under 8’s will not be accommodated for safety reasons) 11.00-1.00 | Russagh Mill | Age 8+ | €10 | Booking Eessential

Drop in art competition No booking required. | Free of charge | 11.00-1.00 | Failte Tourist Office

the shell collage Limited Spaces. Booking direct with the library. Tel 028 22400 11.00-12.00 | Skibbereen Library | Age 4-6yrs

sand castle competition Under 5, 8,12, Teen & Adult. Enteries from 1.30 on day 1.00-3.00 | Tragumna Beach

Irish Dancing workshop with Deborah & Rachel 2.00-4.00 | Scout Hall | Age 5+ | €5 | Booking essential

circus skills workshop

2.00-3.30 & 3.30-5.00 | Abbeystrewry Hall | Age 8+ | €5 | Booking essential

fun with food

3.00-4.00 | La Voyage | Age 6+ | €5 | Booking essential

Ice cream Party - Create your own! 3.00-4.00 & 4.00-5.00 | Busy Bee | €4 | Booking essential

flower arranging

with Emily of Four Season’s Florists Create your own personal arrangement. 4.00-5.30 | Four Seasons Florists | Age 7+ | €10 | Booking essential

kids bake with Siobhan from Kalbo’s Café

6.30-7.30 | Kalbo’s Café | 6-10yrs | €5 | Booking essential

treasure hunt (under 10’s must be accompanied by an adult) 7.00p.m. | From Festival Office | €3 | Sponsored by Cathal O’Donovan Bookshop

Tuesday July 19

arts & crafts workshop

with Sonia Caldwell Bush Craft: rope from nettles & grasses, reed shelters, stick construction, charcoal drawing - all you need in the wild. 10.30-12.30 | Scout Hall | Age 6+ | €5 | Booking essential

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Wednesday July 20 6

Introduction to Photography with Charles Lee Please bring a camera, disposable also suitable. Prize at end of week for best photo. 10.00-11.30 | Lee Garden Centre | Age 8+ | €5 | Booking essential

arts & crafts workshop with Sonia Caldwell Seacraft: All you need to make art from the shore. Shell glitter, sand, natural colours brought together to make seaside pictures. 10.30-12.30 | Scout Hall | Age 5+ | €5 | Booking essential

storytelling with Breda Herlihy 11.00-12.00 | Skibbereen Library | 028 22400

Drop in art competition All ages. 11.00-1.00 | Tourist Office | No booking required | Free of charge

sweet bake with Sarah & Steve of Coffey’s Kitchen

11.00-12.30 | Coffey’s Kitchen, North St. | Age 6+ | €5 | Booking essential

modern Dance with Encore School of Dance

11.00-12.30 | Abbeystrewry Hall | Age 4-7 | €5 | Booking essential

Learn to knit workshop at the Yarn Barn 11.00-12.00 | West Cork Paints, Cork Rd. | €8 | Booking essential

modern Dance with Encore School of Dance 1.30-3.30 | Abbeystrewery Hall | Age 7+ | €5


Wednesday July 20 7

family art workshop with Sonia Caldwell 2.00-3.00 | Scout Hall | Age 2+ | €3 per child | Booking essential

tennis blitz with tennis coach Alfie O’Mahony

3.00-4.00 Age 7-10 | 4.00-5.00 Age 10+ | Playground Tennis Courts | €2 | Booking advisable

schull & fit bones adventure challenge Crawl the forest floor, escape the spider’s web, balance on the slackline & string forest challenge. Children must be supervised here at all times.Limited allocated times this year due to restricted parking facilities. 3.30p.m. onwards | Lissard Estate Tragumna Road | €5 | Booking essential

soccer blitz Underage Organised by Skibbereen Soccer Club, Baltimore Road, Skibbereen. 7.00p.m. | Skibbereen Soccer Club | Visitors Welcome

kiddies fancy Dress Disco 7.00-9.00p.m. | Eldon Hotel | (no charge- lots of prizes)


Thusday July 21

Kites: make a kite from offcuts from coloured sails 10.30-12.30 | Scout Hall | Age 7+ | €7 | Booking essential

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Introduction to first aid

arts & crafts workshop with Sonia Caldwell

Learn how to bandage, the recovery position & what to do in an emergency. 2.00-3.00 | Abbeystrewery Hall | €5

Learn to knit workshop at the Yarn Barn 11.00-12.00 | West Cork Paints, Cork Rd. | €8 | Booking essential

Drop in art competition All ages 11.00-1.00 | Tourist Office | No Booking required | Free of charge

skibbereen show All ages 12.00| Skibbereen Show Grounds, Cork Road, Skibbereen.

family art workshop with Sonia Caldwell 2.00-3.00 | Scout Hall | Age 2+ | €3 per child | Booking essential

table quiz

7.00pm | Scout Hall | Table of 4 €6


Friday July 22

arts & crafts with Sonia Caldwell City Construction:Practice your architectural skills & make a model of your dream building. 10.30-12.30 | Scout Hall | Age 6+ | €5 | Booking essential

silk Painting

Limited spaces. Booking direct with the library. Tel 028 22400 11.00-12.00 | Library | Age 4-6yrs | Free of charge

jedward hairstyles

with James & team. (half hour appointments) 11.30-1.00 | Karisma, North St. | €5 | Booking essential

science workshop with Kay Quinn 2.00-3.00 | Scout Hall | Age 7-9 | €5 | Booking essential redesign your own tshirt & create a new look with Noreen of Sassy’s Ladies Fashions (don’t forget your t-shirt) 3.30-4.30 | Scout Hall | Age 6+ | €5 | Booking Essential

fun & games Medals for all participants. 4.00-6.00p.m. | Sports Centre | Age 5-10yrs | €3 | Booking essential talent show Fun & entertainment from primary school children within the locality. Great night assured. 8.00p.m. | Town Hall | Adult €5, Teenagers €3, Children €2

tag rugby summer League for all! Suitable for ladies and gents, boys and girls. From Friday 8th July at Skibbereen Rugby Club. The play-off and final to be played on July 29th . Everyone welcome! Contact www.skibbereenrugbyclub.net

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Saturday July 23 10

gaa boys Underage blitz Organised by O’Donovan Rossa G.A.A. Club 10.30-1.00 | O’Donovan Rossa Park | Vistors welcome

music & street entertainment 1.00-3.00

Circus Skills with Boggle | Main Street Mother & Daughter Lookalike Competition | The Bridge Sponsored by Kid’s to Teen’s & Fiona’s Fashions Father & Son Lookalike Competition Sponsored by Hourihane Sports & Seán Murray’s

feis Irish Dancing (Open Competition) Reel U6,8,10,12,12+ Light Jig U5,7,9,9+ Slip Jig U9,O9, 2 H & 3 Hand Reel U10,O10 Heavy Jig U10, O10 Set U9, O 9 Championship U10, O10 3.00-5.00 | Abbeystrewery Hall | Sponsored by Skibbereen Tyre Centre

monster barbeque Organised by O’Donovan Rossa G.A.A. (information & tickets available from Vodafone, Bridge St.) Weather permitting. 7.00-9.00pm | O’Donovan Rossa Park | All Welcome


Sunday July 24

festival mass Music organised by Anne Crowley 11.30a.m. | St. Patrick’s Cathedral

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family Day

2.00p.m.| Rugby Grounds

BABY SHOW, PILLOW FIGHTING, FACE PAINTING, BALLOON MODELLING, ANIMAL ROADSHOW, PENALTY SHOOTOUT, USUAL SIDE STALLS, INFLATABLES - BUNGEE RUN, SUMO SUITS, OBSTACLE COURSE, CASTLE, FUN SPORTS ORGANISED BY SKIBBEREEN ATHLETIC CLUB, BOWLING WITH A GERMAN BOWL ORGANISED BY WILLIAM O’BRIEN ST. FACHTNA’S SILVER BAND SPONSORED BY:


Skibbereen Arts Festival For Kids