Events - Archive:

29 Jan
Family Workshop: Jim Jam Jug Band

Learn to use a range of fun household objects to create music as you form your own family folk band for an afternoon!

28 Jan - 29 Jan
Children’s Crafts Club 2017

Try your hand at a variety of fun traditional crafts using different natural materials at this year’s Tradfest Children’s Crafts Club for Ages 4+.

28 Jan - 29 Jan
Children’s Open Trad Session 2017

If you’re aged 6+ and play an instrument, this is your chance to come and play in a real trad session!

28 Jan - 29 Jan
Give Trad a Try 2017

Have a go at playing traditional music on one of a range of instruments at these fun drop-in sessions for beginners.

27 Jan - 28 Jan
Trad Gigs for Children: MOXIE

Don’t miss your chance to catch a young band at the forefront of new Irish trad music in a series of special concerts for young audiences.

6 Dec - 7 Dec
The Ark on Tour: RIDICULOUS!

We're heading out to The Dock in Carrick-on-Shannon with our show full of crazy poems, silly songs and nonsense verse from some of the best loved children’s poets.

2 Dec - 6 Jan
A Christmas Carol

Back by popular demand, The Ark presents Aaron Monaghan and Bryan Burroughs’s playful adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic story. The perfect Christmas treat for Ages 7+.

20 Nov
Universal Children’s Day 2016

Children #SeenANDHeard in Dublin for Universal Children’s Day! The Ark proudly presents two very special pieces of work representing the creativity, words and voices of children

20 Nov
Science Week 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

17 Nov
Seen & Heard: 21 Years for Children

As both organisations turn 21 this year, The Ark and Children’s Rights Alliance are delighted to be teaming up to present a special public forum surveying the landscape of significant change for children in Ireland during the lifetime of both organisations.