Thomas MacDonagh Hedge School, Cloughjordan, Sept. 20-24, 2023

‘And now the poet heart is calling too’ from The Golden Joy Thomas MacDonagh   The first Thomas MacDonagh Hedge School takes place from 20-24 September 2023 in the Thomas MacDonagh Museum in Cloughjordan, Co Tipperary and aims to be one of the highlights of the Museum’s 10th anniversary programme. Advance tickets are on sale now. The Thomas MacDonagh […]

Imagining the Future: A conversation with publisher and author Sarah Davis-Goff Cloughjordan Saturday 18 May

On Saturday, 18 May at 8pm, Sheelagh na Gig bookshop in Cloughjordan, Co Tipperary welcomes innovative publisher and author Sarah Davis-Goff for a conversation on imagining the future. Sarah Davis-Goff began her publishing career with Lilliput Press, where she was an advocate for publishing Donal Ryan’s first novel. A Spinning Heart went on to win […]

Cloughjordan’s First Repair Cafe

What do you do with a broken toaster or lamp? Or with a chair that’s gone a bit wonky? Or when your sweater is holey? Toss it? No way! Cultivate and WeCreate Workspace are organising the first Repair Café and Fab Lab Open Day in Cloughjordan, Co Tipperary on Saturday 23 June, from 10 am to […]

Mad Ideas, Tall Tales: A Story About Stories, Fairytales and Festivals. FREE Sun 11 Feb 4pm Cloughjordan

Have you ever read a brilliant novel and wondered how the author ever came up with the idea? You can find out how this Sunday when the author of the children’s novels The Maloneys’ Magical Weatherbox and The Cloak of Feathers, Nigel Quinlan, presents his new show, Mad Ideas, Tall Tales: A Story About Storytelling, […]

Féile na nÚll – Celebrating Apples and Community In Cloughjordan

Got apples? It has been a great year for apples and next Saturday, the 23rd of September, you can juice your apples at the Apple Festival and Community Fair taking place in the ecovillage at Cloughjordan. The festival – Feile na nUll – will feature exciting and varied talks and workshops all open to the […]

President Higgins to open Cloughjordan Community Amphitheatre

President Michael D. Higgins will open Cloughjordan Community Amphitheatre next Friday, April 21st, at 3:30pm, on the eve of Earth Day. People are welcome to attend but have to be seated in the amphitheatre by 3:30 at the latest.   With seating capacity for 250 people, the amphitheatre is a new multi-purpose performance space designed to […]

Cloughjordan Circus Club Presents ‘Who Stole The Clowns’

Everything is ready, the curtain is about to be raised but … who has stolen the Clowns? Without them all the laughter, fun and sparkle is gone! Join this brave Circus Troupe as they use all their skills to get the clowns and the fun back. Be amazed as 30+ members of the Cloughjordan Circus […]

The Tulla Céilí Band in Cloughjordan – St. Patrick’s Night Céilí Mór

The Tulla Céilí Band will perform at a special St. Patrick’s Night benefit concert in Cloughjordan on Friday March 17th at 7pm.   Everyone is invited to come and join in this celebration of traditional music and dance. There will be dance-callers, red lemonade and gallons of tea, Taytos and scones, raffles and prizes galore. The […]

Barnardos Launches Christmas Toy Appeal

Barnardos has launched its annual Christmas Toy Appeal, supported by GLS ParcelShops. The children’s charity is asking shoppers in Tipperary to add the Barnardos Christmas Toy Appeal to their shopping lists this festive season and help make a child’s Christmas. Every Christmas Barnardos needs gifts for children of all ages, from babies through to teenagers. […]

Author Linda Allen Talks About Her Book At Cloughjordan Sheelagh na Gig Bookshop

‘See you in two minutes, Ma!’ were the last words 15-year-old Darragh Sherry spoke to his mother, Linda, on the day before he took his own life. In this heartbreaking but ultimately uplifting book based on her journals, Linda takes us from shock and disbelief, through anguish and despair, to a tentative recovery as she […]

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