September 22, 2019 to September 29, 2019

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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

September 23, 2019 to September 25, 2019

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Get walking with Balbriggan Walking Group

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 5km route.    We look forward to seeing

September 23, 2019 to September 28, 2019

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Balbriggan Youth Sports Week

Various locations around Balbriggan

The Balbriggan Youth Sports Week will take place from Today 23rd - Saturday 28th September as part of the European Week of Sport. The aim of this initiative is to give youth aged 12-17 an opportunity to play sport. There will be a number of sessions hosted by the sports clubs in Balbriggan FREE of charge for young p

September 24, 2019

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Volunteer Fingal Information Stand

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

If you are interested in volunteering some of your time for worthy causes in Fingal, pop along to Balbriggan Library and have a chat with the staff at the Volunteer information stand on Tuesday 25th  from 3.30pm.

September 24, 2019 to October 1, 2019

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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

September 25, 2019 to October 2, 2019

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Balbriggan Junior Chess Club

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

Junior Chess club meet every Wednesday in the Young Adult section of the library. All events in Balbriggan library are free!. If interested please leave your name at the adult desk or contact Balbriggan Library on 8704402 or email balbrigganlibrary@fingal.ie

September 25, 2019

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Balbriggan & District Historical Society September March Talk on The Foreshore Dispute

Town Hall Georges Square Balbriggan

Balbriggan & District Historical Society presents: Title: The Balbriggan Foreshore Dispute 1874-76 (Part 1) Speaker: Rory McKenna Wednesday September 25, Town Hall, Balbriggan at 8.00pm Admission €5, Members Free The Foreshore dispute arose when the Hamilton Lands, which included most of Balbriggan, were bei

September 25, 2019 to October 2, 2019

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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??

September 26, 2019

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Give Blood – Give the gift of life!

Skerries Community Centre, Dublin Road, Skerries

The Irish Blood Transfusion Services will be in Skerries Community Centre Dublin Road on Thursday 26th September from 4:30pm to 8pm. 3,000 blood donors are needed each week in Ireland.  Only 3% of the eligible Irish population give blood, providing blood for a population of over 4 million One in four

September 28, 2019 to October 5, 2019

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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

September 28, 2019

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Truth or Dare – An Experimental Poetry Workshop for Teens

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

This two-hour workshop offers a chance to experiment with different ways of producing a poem. From writing about your own experience (TRUTH) or gathering words and experience from somewhere else (DARE)? You’ll be encouraged to use your imagination in several ways. If you have a mobile digital device, bring it along,

September 28, 2019 to October 5, 2019

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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. They meet every Saturday at 11:00am at the hut on the beach. Bags, gloves, tools, litter-pickers available. Everyone is welcome to come along and help out so don’t be shy, get invol

September 28, 2019 to October 5, 2019

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Balbriggan Writer’s Group

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

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!

September 28, 2019 to October 5, 2019

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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 ballroom dancing in Glebe North FC, Market Green, Balbriggan every Saturday night for the last 20 years. New friendships are formed and old friends catch up as they take to the floor to show off their moves. People travel from far and wide to tak

September 28, 2019

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O’Dwyers does Broadway

City North Hotel, Co Meath

O'Dwyers GAA club have over 600 active members which continues to grow as our community catchment expands. The Club serves the communities of Balbriggan, Balscadden and Balrothery. To cater for this growth our Club is undergoing a major redevelopment project whereby it will evolve into a new community Club/sports co

September 29, 2019

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Balbriggan & District AC 4 Mile Run

Balbriggan

As part of the European week of sport, Balbriggan & District AC is proud to be organising their first ever 4 mile run. This will take place on Sunday 29th September at 10am. As this is the first year that the event will take place, the number of runners will be capped at 150. Interested people can register throu

October 1, 2019

Frank Wherity

“The rise and fall of John Spicer’s ‘Model Bakery’ Balbriggan (1904 – c.1999)

Balbriggan Library, Georges Square, Balbriggan

Part 1, 1904 to c.1942” – Frank Whearity.  This talk follows the establishment of John Spicer’s Balbriggan bakery and the subsequent battle for the lucrative contract to supply the Balrothery Poor Law Union at Ballough. Frank has many tales to tell about business rivalries and the characters who worked

October 11, 2019

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Ceili in O’Dwyers GAA

O'Dwyers GAA, Hamlet Lane, Balbriggan

Ceili in O'Dwyers GAA Clubhouse, Bremore, Balbriggan on Friday 11th October. Music by the Tara Ceili Band. Dancing from 9pm. Refreshments served. Everyone welcome.

October 16, 2019

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TALK by Dr. Michelle Downes Titled “Attention & Sleep in ADHD: From Infancy to Adulthood”

Bracken Court Hotel, Bridge Street, Balbriggan

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a developmental disorder characterised by persistent inattention and/or hyperactivity that can interfere with a child’s social functioning and academic attainment and affects approximately 2-8% of children and adults worldwide.  It has been reported that approxi

November 10, 2019

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Kids Comedy Magic Show Tour 2019

Bracken Court Hotel, Bridge Street, Balbriggan

This show is not to be missed! With only ONE show in your area, advanced booking is highly recommended to avoid disappointment! Doors Open 2:30pm - Showtime 3:00pm Perfect for audiences young and old with Magic,Comedy and entertainment to suit all ages! ADULTS GO FREE  BOOK NOW : https://kidscomedymagicshowt

November 12, 2019

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A Parent Information Talk by ADHD Ireland

Friends of Autism & ADHD Ltd, 102 Strand Street, Skerries K34 NX50

Do you have a child who has been diagnosed with or is affected by the challenging behaviour of ADHD? We here at Friends of Autism & ADHD Skerries will be facilitating A Parent Information Talk  by ADHD Ireland to empower parents, build support and raise awareness of ADHD. To reserve your place, please phone

December 25, 2019

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Balbriggan Christmas Day Swim

Balbriggan Beach

Important Note: This event is not centrally organised and swimmers enter the water at their own risk! An event that always pulls a large crowd, both swimmers and spectators is the Balbriggan Christmas Day Swim.   Whether it's a splash and dash or a proper swim the Festive swimmers brave the elements in Bal

March 12, 2020

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Fingal International Festival of Voices

To be confirmed

The first annual Fingal International Festival of Voices will take place from March 12 - 15, 2020. The festival will welcome children's, youth and adult choirs from Ireland, Europe and the U.S to the seaside town of Balbriggan for a colourful weekend of singing, story-telling and competitions culmin