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music to our fears

Music To Our Fears, road safety music video launch

Date: Friday 27th March 2015

Time: 1:00pm

Venue:  An Chultúrlann, Falls Road

Féile an Phobail will be launching their most recent road safety project on in An Chultúrlann.

The project is a culmination of the work done by young people living in West Belfast and beyond over a number of months on a road safety music video. Road safety is not up for discussion being safe means staying alive.

There will be live music on the day along with talks from local politicians, our participants and emergency services.

Not to be missed, come along and support our road safety message and support the young people who put this together.

food art

Food Prints Public Art Showcase

Date: Wednesday 25th March

Time: 4:00pm

Venue:  Front of Whiterock Community Centre

The Upper Springfield Development Trust present this is a one day public art showcase consisting of an alternative café and an outdoor tea party with giant sculptural – Build your own Burgers.  Throughout this project the artists really encouraged creative experimentation with food. There were lots of different activities such as making edible sculpture out of food, pizza faces, knitted food and tye-dye, using food as the dye. The groups were really encouraged to experiment and play with the food and different materials throughout these workshops. Artists Charlotte Bosanquet, Deborah Malcomson and writer Brenda Murphy. There will be a book launch of the Recipe for Disaster alternative recipe book

colinglen 2

Colin Glen Forest Park & Multisports + SKYTrek

Date: Every Day

Time: 9am – 5pm

Venue: Colin Glen Forest Park & SkyTrek

Colin Glen Forest Park is a beautiful wooded glen located in the northwest of Belfast City in the heart of the Belfast Hills. Visitors can enjoy beautiful woodland walks, adventurous outdoor activities and superb leisure facilities with a spectacular unparalleled view over Belfast from a height! Its Activity Centre has an ever increasing portfolio of Outdoor Activities ensure there is something for everyone to enjoy.  SKYTrek – is Ireland’s premier high & Low ropes activity centre including Climbing Wall & Challenges, Zip Lines & Fan Descender. Colin Glen Multisports The most unique sports complex. A fantastic 9 hole golf course, 16 bay floodlit Driving Range & golf lessons from PGA professional Peter Martin.

Cumann Óige na bhFál

Cumann Óige na bhFál Exhibition Launch

Date: Monday 2 March Dé Luain 2 Márta

Time: 7:00pm then  Luan – Aoine: 9rn – 5in  Satharn & Domhnach: 11rn – 4in Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 4pm

Venue: Ballaí Bána gallery An Chultúrlann, Falls Road

Cumann Óige na bhFál, an Irish Language Youth Club, meet each Monday in Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich. Activities such as arts and music are to the fore in the programme set out by the leaders.

This is an exhibition of artwork created by the members of Cumann Óige na bhFál from reclaimed materials. On display in the Ballaí Bána gallery until 3 April. Refreshments served.


Bertha Geddes, Presbyterian Gaeilgeoir

Date: Thurs 10 March  – 24th March 2015

Time: Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 4pm

Venue: Ballaí Bána gallery An Chultúrlann, Falls Road

Bertha Russell Geddes was born in 1905 was from a long line of devout north Down Presbyterians. While teaching in Percy St. primary school on the Shankill, Bertha went to the Ardscoil at the bottom of the Falls Road and started learning Irish and travelling to Rann na Feirste. She often told of “secret meetings” of Irish speakers in the back of shops on the Newtownards Road, & set up an Irish circle in Holywood that exists to this day. When the IRA ceasefire was announced, she insisted on going up to the Culturlann to chat freely as Gaeilge.

drawing project

Line – An Ambiguous Journey Exhibition

Date: Thurs 22 January 2015 – 6th March

Time: Luan – Aoine: 9rn – 5in  Satharn & Domhnach: 11rn – 4in Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 4pm

Venue: Gerard Dillon Gallery An Chultúrlann, Falls Road

‘Line – An Ambiguous Journey’ explores the practice of drawing on and beyond the paper source via the work of four practitioners. The works presented in this group show bring together a diverse range of explorations into the drawing process including traditional and non-traditional media. By establishing drawing as an ambiguous practice, it aims to showcase and stimulate diverse perspectives on contemporary drawing, its theories and methodologies whilst exploring perceptions of time, place, history and identity.


Céilí na Miosa

Date: Sunday 15 March, Dé Domhnaigh 15 Márta 2015

Time: 8pm

Venue: An Chultúrlann, Falls Road

Cost: £6 admission, supper included, Cost: £6 suipéar san áireamh

Cultúrlann are delighted to present another season of Céilithe at Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich. Their céilí is suitable for dancers at all levels of experience. Máire, our céilí caller, is always on hand to guide beginners through the steps. 

Our music is always live and supper is served at the interval! Don’t forget the free session music every Saturday in the Bia Café in the Cultúrlann.

market at the mill

Market @ the Mill Conway Street

Date: Every Saturday

Time: 10am – 3pm

Venue: The Mill at Conway Street

Every Saturday in the mill courtyard 10-3. With all fresh local produce includes fruit & veg, meat, fish, bread, cupcakes & confectionery, as well as vintage collectables & arts & crafts items, all made in Belfast. Plenty of free parking and onsite licensed restaurant, what more could you want for a day out?

The Mill Conway Street won the award for “Best Use of Heritage in Regeneration” at the prestigious Regeneration and Renewal Awards. The project repaired and restored the former flax spinning mill into a centre for social enterprise and community-led regeneration of the area.

What to do in Belfast

Escap3d – The ultimate real-life room escape game in Belfast

Date: Every Day

Time: Mon -Wed & Sat :09:40 – 19:00 Thu:16:15 – 20:30 Fri & Sun:12:20 – 19:00

Venue: The Cutts, Dunmurry, Belfast BT17 9HU  Escap3d.com  Phone: 07549 493504

You are in a room. The door is locked. The time is running out. You have to get out of there. You know that the room can help you; it has everything you need to figure out the code. And it’s not a computer game. It’s real. But how? Where to start? Your team has 1 hour to escape the room. Can you do it? The first real-life room escape game in Belfast. 

Glórnamóna 2015 programme

Irish Classes – **All levels covered**

Date:  Tues Starting 20th Jan 2015 & Wed Starting 14th Jan 2015

Time: Tue -7.00pm – 8.30pm. Wed Beginners Level 1 9.30-11am, Beginners Level 2- 6.00 – 7.30

Venues: Tues – Gaelscoil na Móna, Weds -Bunscoil an tSléibhe Dhuibh

We would like to invite you to come along and learn Irish in a fun friendly atmosphere. all our tutors are experienced and will provide  you with knowledge and skills to learn are unique warm language. £30 for 15 week course for further details contact Glór Na Móna on (028) 90 234442, Email: oifig@glornamona.com, Website: www.glornamona.com


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