Please scroll down the page to see a list of the important dates in 2018 eg. Fleadh Cheoils
Classes will be held on the following dates in 2017 /2018
No classes 26th Oct and 2nd Nov (Mid Term Break)
Nov 2017 9 16 23 30
Dec 2017 7 14 (Christmas Concert from 6pm - everyone plays - no classes)
No Classes Dec 21 28
No Classes Jan 4
Jan 2018 11 18 25
No Classes Feb 15 (Mid Term Break)
Feb 2018 1 8 22
No Classes Mar 29 (Holy Thursday)
Mar 2018 1 8 15 22
No Classes Apr 5 (Easter Week)
Apr 2018 12 19 26
May 2018 3 10 17 (End of year concert - everyone plays - no classes)
Important Dates in 2018
Polka Tots starts Thursday 1st Feb for 6 weeks ending Thurs 15th March 2018. Polka Tots is for children aged 7+ who hope to start lessons in September 2018. This gives them a fun friendly introduction to Irish Music. The cost is €20 for the 6 weeks. The class runs from 6-6.30pm.
Please be mindful when you are booking family holidays etc of the Fleadh Cheoil dates. If your child is participating in Grupa Cheoil or Céilí band it is important that they are available on these dates - and if they cannot - that the relevant teacher is informed as soon as possible. it is branch policy that those children who have participated in the previous competition move on to the next one (eg. Leinster moving onto All Ireland) if they are placed. The dates are as follows:
Dublin Fleadh : 28th 29th April 2018
Leinster Fleadh : Fleadh Laighean will be held in Muine Bheag (Bagenalstown) Carlow. Music and singing competitions will be held on 14th and 15th July 2018. A full week of events will commence on the 8th July. We look forward to a great week in Muine Bheag and to another year of great competitions.
Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann : 12 - 19 August 2018 Drogheda Co.Louth
Registration for Individual Competition entries into the Dublin Fleadh Cheoil will be on the nights 1st - 15th March at a special Fleadh Desk in St. Colmcilles.