Shake off the winter blues by learning a few sean-nós dance steps and a séan-nós song or two during Temple Bar TradFest 2012.
You’re very welcome to Gaelchultúr’s first newsletter of 2012. We hope you enjoy it!
Well-known sean-nós dancer and television personality Sibéal Davitt recently launched Gaelchultúr’s spring programme of evening classes and she also participated in a short promotional video about the classes.
Gaelchultúr’s preparatory course in written Irish has been a great success since it was first offered in the summer of 2010. And because the material used in the programme is available online, Irish speakers from all corners of the globe have an opportunity to take the course.
We’ve chosen a beautifully illustrated book, Mac Rí Éireann by Caitríona Hastings and Andrew Whitson, as the deal of the month on siopa.ie.
A review of the Official Languages Act was initiated recently, and the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has designed a survey allowing the public to express their opinions on the Act and on State services through Irish.