Here's a snippet from the TY visits during the week. Thanks to Nathan Sheridan for this video and to Shelley Cororan and Longford Arts Office for arranging it.
Restoring the Balance is the theme of Ardagh Fright Fest 2019. This year
the popular TY photography exhibition returned and almost 200 students
joined us during the week to view the exhibition, hear stories from
Scéalta Beo and take part in a clay workshop. Brendan Farrell started
off the other events with an informative look at Winter Gardening.
Tonight (25/10/19) we are joined by Karina Tynan who will explore the
legend of Midir and Etain from Fuamnach's perspective and tomorrow
(Saturday 26th) she will join Ruth Long and Scéalta Beo on an author
panel looking at the relevance of Irish Mythology to the world today.
Ruth continues this theme with a workshop for teens and adults delving
into how ancient myth can be used in modern fiction. Family event Ardagh
School of Witchcraft and Wizardry Year 9 brings Ardagh Fright Fest 2019
to a close on Sunday and Monday at 12pm. See
http://ardaghfrightfest.blogspot.ie for more details.