This culture night, as organisations across Ireland throw open their doors for free-events, The Ark presents some mini early years craft workshops in our unique building.
Are you a big kid or a little kid? Or both? Find out as we welcome Anna Newell to The Ark with the world premiere of her new non-verbal show for Ages 3-6.
We welcome Andy Manley back to The Ark with a gorgeous non-verbal show for Ages 3-6 about friendship, play and having adventures.
We continue our monthly early-years programme Seedlings with a special workshop perfect for children ages 2-4 to get creative with their older relatives.
Are you an artist with an interest in creating work with or for children? We invite you to pop into The Ark for a welcoming cup of coffee or tea and meet with other like-minded artists.
Get in the spooky spirit with Dracula’s own DJ spinning the decks and scratching vinyl for our free family music and dance party in Meeting House Square for Ages 5+. Part of the Bram Stoker Festival 2019.
As part of Science Week 2019, The Ark is delighted to present a free talk on bees & beekeeping by Dr Niamh Shaw.
Join one of Ireland’s most exciting scientists, Professor Luke O’Neill, and illustrator extraordinaire Linda Fährlin for this lively and interactive workshop event inspired by their new book The Great Irish Science Book! Part of Science Week 2019
This enjoyable course for Primary School educators aims to deepen and expand the understanding of Dance within the P.E. curriculum with an emphasis on creativity.
A series of special gigs for children of all ages from popular and multi-award-winning quintet Goitse, a band at the forefront of new Irish trad music. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2020
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 2020
Try your hand at a variety of fun crafts using different materials at this year’s Tradfest Children’s Crafts Club for Ages 4+ in partnership with the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland. Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2020.
A family music and dance workshop with a difference! Part of the TradFest Children's Hub 2020
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 2020