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Teac Tom fundraiser

By |2019-05-24T14:07:35+01:00May 24th, 2019|Events, News|

Would you like to enter a team or just cycle for one hour. Every little helps. For more info https://www.facebook.com/Teac-Tom-721298734664181/

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Bike Week Funding available

By |2019-05-23T16:24:32+01:00May 23rd, 2019|Events, Grants, News|

Kilkenny Recreation & Sports Partnership are inviting applications from community groups for funding to assist with the organisation of a cycling themed event during Bike Week 2019. Bike Week is a celebration of all things cycling with the view to increasing the number of people cycling both for recreation and transport. Bike Week takes place this year from Saturday 22nd to Sunday 30th June and applications are invited from community groups, voluntary organisations, schools, sports clubs, active retirement groups, work places, retail spaces - virtually any group that would like [...]

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Call for applications: arts and health bursury 2019

By |2019-05-23T08:49:54+01:00May 23rd, 2019|Grants, News|

Call for applications: artsandhealth.iedocumentation bursary 2019   Are you involved in an arts and health project? Would you like to showcase your work to a larger audience? artsandhealth.ie invites applications for a €4000 bursary to produce a short film, audio documentary or publication about an arts and health project. Applications are invited from artists working in healthcare settings, healthcare professionals, arts and health organisations/partnerships and others working in the field of arts and health. Previous bursary winners have had their work screened at national film festivals, broadcast on RTE and shown at healthcare [...]

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One Stop Shop for Grants

By |2019-05-03T13:38:29+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Grants|

The Community & Culture section of Kilkenny County Council have printed a booklet which summaries the key elements of Kilkenny County Council and other National Community grants available. It informs community groups of funding streams available to carry out and complete various types of community activities and projects in their neighbourhoods. https://www.kilkennycoco.ie/eng/Services/Community_Culture/Grants/Kilkenny-County-Council-Grants-Booklet-2019.pdf

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WorldWise Global Schools (WWGS) Grants Opens for Applications

By |2019-05-03T13:36:07+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Grants|

Applications for funding are invited from eligible organisations for Global Citizenship Education initiatives in post-primary schools in the coming academic year under the WWGS Annual Grant Call 2019. KEY DATES: GRANT APPLICATION PERIOD: 8 April 2019 (Opens) – 10 May 2019 (Closes) GRANT FUNDING PERIOD: 1 August 2019 to 31 May 2020 Full article https://www.wheel.ie/news/2019/04/worldwise-global-schools-wwgs-grants-opens-applications

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Revitalising Rural Ireland – Empowering Communities Through Social Enterprise

By |2019-05-03T11:20:35+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Events|

Dunhill Ecopark, Dunhill, Co. Waterford on Monday 13 May 7pm – 9pm. This public meeting will bring together key players and experts at EU and national level to explore the potential of Social Enterprise in revitalising rural Ireland. The dialogue will give our region’s Social Enterprise stakeholders the opportunity to learn about the support opportunities available at EU level and also promote the added benefits that this partnership has the potential to bring. There is growing momentum and interest in social enterprise at all levels – this is your opportunity [...]

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Volley4all with Kilkenny Volleyball Club

By |2019-05-03T11:10:06+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Events|

Kilkenny Spartan Volleyball Club are organising a free ‘Volley4all’ event on Saturday 4th May from 14:00 – 16:-- in the Watershed, Kilkenny. The event is open to all ages. There will be prizes, games, and members will demonstrate volleyball techniques. For further details contact Fergus 086 8528884, volleyballkilkenny@gmail.com

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An Taisce’s Biodiversity Walk

By |2019-05-03T11:08:29+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Events|

Celebrate Biodiversity Week in May with An Taisce by joining us for a two hour walk to consider:  ‘Wildlife Refuges in an Intensively Farmed Landscape’. Meet at Jenkinstown Wood carpark:  Sat. May 18th, 11 a.m. Register at facebook.com/antaiscekilkenny  Places are limited to 25. The walk in rural North Kilkenny will look at the diversity of wildlife in a freshwater pond, hedgerows and woodland.  The importance of these refuges in an area of intensively grazed and cut pastureland and arable land will be observed.  Additional measures to enhance wildlife on farms [...]

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Talamh Beo: Farming with Nature event

By |2019-05-01T10:50:55+01:00May 1st, 2019|Events|

Talamh Beo: Farming with Nature event on May 13th at 7.30pm in the Tholsel, High St. Kilkenny A series of talks to promote climate action run by Kilkenny Forest School and The Bigger Picture Founding member of the organisation , Fergal Anderson will talk about Talamh Beo 's vision for farming with nature and working for change in the food and agri policy and look towards ways of farming which benefit and restore natural ecosystems and build soils, leaving the land better than when we started. All welcome. There will [...]

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Castlecomer Climate Action Workshop

By |2019-04-30T08:57:26+01:00April 30th, 2019|Events|

This workshop will assist communities to improve their environmental innovation and encouraging local groups participation in starting projects to promote climate action. This is a free workshop taking place in Castlecomer Discovery Park on Monday May 13th from 7pm to 9pm.     ClimateActionWorkshop PPN Castlecomer

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