August 20, 2018 to August 27, 2018

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Scrabble Club

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

Scrabble club for adults: Mondays at 11am. All are welcome, scrabble boards supplied. All Events in Balbriggan Library are FREE! Phone 01 8704401 Email: balbrigganlibrary@fingal.ie

August 20, 2018 to August 22, 2018

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Balbriggan Walking Group Walk

Church Carpark, Balbriggan

Balbriggan walking group meet at the church car park on Mondays and Wednesdays at 7:30pm sharp so if you are interested in these free organised walks put on your walking shoes and come out and join us. The walks start and finish at the Church car park and we cover a 3km and 5km route.    We look forward to

August 21, 2018 to August 28, 2018

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Knitting & Crochet Group

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

Calling all knitters (including complete beginners)! The Balbriggan Knitting & Crochet Group meets in the library every Tuesday evening 7pm-8pm.  Bring your needles/hooks and wool or get advice on what to buy. All adults are welcome. All Events in Balbriggan Library are FREE! Phone 01 8704401 Email: balbrig

August 22, 2018 to August 29, 2018

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O’Dwyers Weekly Bingo

O'Dwyers GAA Club, Hamlet Lane, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin

O'Dwyer's Weekly Bingo takes place every Wednesday at 8:30pm in the clubhouse on Hamlet Lane.  Great cash  prizes. Will you be this weeks winner??

August 23, 2018

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National Heritage Week Event: Bremore Castle Talk

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

Bremore Castle is a national monument in Balbriggan owned by Fingal County Council.  Comprehensive reconstruction and restoration of the Castle has been sponsored by the Dublin and Dún Laoghaire Education & Training Board and carried out by trainees participating in a Local Training Initiative. Join Fingal Co

August 25, 2018 to September 1, 2018

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Ardgillan Parkrun

Ardgillan Demesne, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin, Ireland

Ardgillan Parkrun is a free weekly timed 5k run at the beautiful Ardgillan castle. Open to everyone of every ability, why not come and join us for a bit of fresh air and exercise on Saturday morning. It can be as serious or as much fun as you like and you can join us for coffee and cake in the tea rooms afterwards. Wh

August 25, 2018

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What Lies Beneath: Fingal Geophysical Survey Project

Rosepark, Balrothery, Balbrggan, Co. Dublin

What Lies Beneath: Fingal Geophysical Survey Project-this project is a means to engaging communities with an overlooked archaeological resource within their open spaces. It is connecting people with the story of what is literally on their doorstep. What is beneath the green of your estate? Connect with the story of wha

August 25, 2018

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National Heritage Week Event: Marriage sources for family history

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

Most people leave a light paper-trail in the records, but one of the times we’re most likely to find evidence, is at the time of marriage. In this workshop, genealogist Fiona Fitzsimons asks, was marriage in the past different to now? Was love always the main criteria, or was it less important than sharing wealt

August 25, 2018 to September 1, 2018

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Balbriggan Tidy Towns Weekly Litter pick

Balbriggan Beach

The goal of Balbriggan Tidy Towns is to make Balbriggan a better place to live in and enjoy, in order to do this they need your help... Balbriggan Tidy Towns meet every Saturday at 11am at the hut on the beach. Bags, gloves, tools, litter-pickers available. Everyone is welcome to come along and help out so don’t b

August 25, 2018 to September 1, 2018

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Balbriggan Writer’s Group

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

The Balbriggan Writer’s Group meets every Saturday in the library from 11am until 1pm. New members are always welcome – just come along on the day! All Events in Balbriggan Library are FREE! Phone 01 8704401 Email: balbrigganlibrary@fingal.ie

August 25, 2018

Declan O’Rourke in Concert

Balrothery Heritage Centre

Knight Sounds proudly present Declan O'Rourke in concert at the intimate venue of Balrothery Heritage Centre. Tickets available www.balrothery.com

August 25, 2018 to September 1, 2018

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Glebe North Ballroom Dancing

Glebe North FC, Market Green, Balbriggan

The Ladies Committee at Glebe North have been running the ever popular dance in Glebe North FC at Market Green, Balbriggan every Saturday night from 9:00pm till Midnight for the last 15 years. New friendships are formed and old friends catch up as they take to the floor to show off their moves. People travel from fa

August 26, 2018 to September 2, 2018

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Balbriggan Junior Parkrun

Bremore Castle Park, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin

Balbriggan Junior parkrun is a Weekly free 2k timed run for juniors. It is only for juniors - if you're not a junior, how about trying one of the weekly Saturday parkrun events? What is Balbriggan junior parkrun? It is a 2k run for juniors only (4-14 year olds). If you are not a junior please try one of our weekly S

August 26, 2018

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National Heritage Week Event: Balbriggan Cotton Mills 1770 – 1870

Bracken Court Hotel, Bridge Street, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin

Boom and Bust: The Cotton Mills of Balbriggan 1770 – 1870 In the late 1770s Balbriggan was at the forefront of cotton production in Ireland. Alas it was not to last. Balbriggan was a town of mills. Water power was critical to the development of the town’s industrial heritage. Employment in the cotton mills trans

August 27, 2018

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Give Blood – Rush

St. Maur's GAA Centre, Rush

The Irish Blood Transfusion service  will be in St. Maur's GAA Centre, Rush on Monday 27th August 2018 from 4:30pm to 8:00pm The need for life saving blood donations never goes away, approximately 3,000 donations are needed each week and your help will make all the difference to someone who really needs it

September 2, 2018

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Balbriggan and District Horticultural Society Annual Flower Show

Balbriggan Community College, Pineridge, Balbriggan

Balbriggan and District Horticultural Society Annual Flower Show is on Sunday 2nd September.  Exhibits can be staged Saturday evening 7pm to 10 pm or 8 30 am to 11 30 am on Sunday morning. Open to the public 2:30pm to 5:00pm. in Balbriggan Community College Drogheda Street Balbriggan Co Dublin Admission €3

September 8, 2018

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Lorraine Jackson Stage School Registration

Market Green, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin, Ireland

Lorraine Jackson Stage School now enrolling new Students boys and girls from the ages 3 to 16 years for their September Term. Please send us a message to secure a place. Places are limited. Contact Details: Emai:lorrainejacksondance@yahoo.co.uk Telephone: 087 8185457 Facebook: Lorraine Jackson Stage School

November 18, 2018

Magic Show 2018 Tour

Kids Comedy Magic Show Tour 2018

Bridge Street, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin, Ireland

This show is not to be missed! With only ONE show in your area, advanced booking is highly recommended to avoid disappointment!  Perfect for audiences young and old with Magic,Comedy and entertainment to suit all ages! LIMITED AMOUNT OF TICKETS AVAILABLE BOOK NOW : https://kidscomedymagicshowtickets.eventbrite

December 25, 2018

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Balbriggan Christmas Day Swim

Balbriggan beach

An event which is growing year by year is the Balbriggan Christmas Day Swim. Hundreds of brave people dash down the beach into the freezing cold water for a charity of their choice.   Will you be taking the plunge? IMPORTANT NOTE: The event is NOT centrally organised and swimmers take part at their own ris