The Christmas Art Programme commences on Saturday 7th December with a Hand Printed Christmas Card workshop with artist Elaine Leader followed by a free family Winter Birds talk and trail in the park with DCC Biodiversity and Birdwatch Ireland. Join artists Martina Galvin and Elizabeth Archbold on Sunday 8th to make Christmas Tree Decorations and Festive Light Pictures.
The Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place on Saturday 14th December with Councillor Jane Horgan-Jones and festive meolodies by The Third Day Chorale. Why not learn how to make bird feeders and ‘Christmas Bird Trees’ in the Robins and Wrens’ workshop, or Christmas tree decorations for the Courtyard Christmas tree with Martina Galvin. Conor Lamberts Custard Pie puppet Company returns with the Christmas Crackers Puppet Show which will get everyone in the festive mood. Have a look at artist Maeve Clancy’s wonderful Christmas paper cut out installation and her winter birds and snowflakes. There will be additional art workshops on Sunday 15th with Elaine Leader and Elizabeth Archbold.
Please note the Christmas Crackers Puppet Show is now fully booked.