Events - Archive:

28 Jan
Early Years: The Butterfly & The Mockingbird

A delightful music performance from an outstanding duo that will take you on a musical tour of traditional, classical and other world music! For ages 3-6.

28 Jan
Children’s Open Trad Session 2018

If you’re aged 6+ and play an instrument, this is your chance to come and play in a real trad session! Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018

27 Jan - 28 Jan
Children’s Crafts Club

Try your hand at a variety of fun crafts using different materials at this year’s Children’s Crafts Club for Ages 4+. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018.

27 Jan - 28 Jan
Give Trad a Try 2018

Have a go at playing traditional music on one of a range of instruments at our popular drop-in sessions for beginners. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018

26 Jan - 27 Jan
Trad Gigs for Children: Socks in the Frying Pan

A gig for children of all ages from this multi-award winning trio from Co Clare, the universal hub of Irish traditional music. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018

20 Jan - 10 Feb
Music in Glass Exhibition

We explore sound captured in glass in this beautiful exhibition of work by Irish glass artist Róisín de Buitléar. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2018

1 Dec - 30 Dec
Tracks in the Snow - The Henry Girls

Back by popular demand this Christmas, follow the heavenly harmonies of The Henry Girls into an enchanting world of winter!

30 Nov
Schools: Scottish Music Gig

Acclaimed Scottish Folk group Kilda perform a special one-off gig for children at The Ark to celebrate St Andrew's Day.

23 Nov
Talk for Grown-ups: The Ombudsman for Children

In the week of Universal Children’s Day and as we acknowledge the 25th Anniversary of Ireland’s ratification of the UN Convention of the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), we have invited Dr Niall Muldoon, Ombudsman for Children to give a talk for adults.

19 Nov
Family Talk: My Place in Space

How was our Solar System made? How do we smash an atom? Did you know that we are all made from star dust? Find out in this special space-themed Science Week event