Loughrea Events 13-20 October

Loughrea Events 13-20 October

Loughrea Events 13-20 October

We’re halfway through October, and there’s no shortage of things to do in Loughrea. Read on to find the best of the best events taking place in and around Loughrea 13-20 October, 2017.

World Breast Health day at Loughrea Family Resource Centre
Date: Friday 13 October | 11am
Loughrea Family Resource Centre invite you to join them for a short walk followed by light refreshments, and information on a healthy lifestyle for breast health. Meet at the Family Resource Centre, Pigott’s Street, on Friday 13th October at 11am.

Pizza Party at Slieve Aughty Centre
Date: Friday 13 & 20 October | 7pm-10pm
Slieve Aughty Centre host another fun pizza evening in the garden. Create your pizza using freshly prepared organic ingredients and watch it cook in just a few minutes in the hot outdoor clay oven.
€12.50/adult and €7.50/child. Places are limited and booking is essential. Please call 090 97452 46 to reserve your place.

Loughrea Bingo Celebrate Fifth Birthday
Date: Friday 13 October | 8.30pm
This Friday night Loughrea Rugby Club are celebrating 5 years associated with Loughrea Bingo. It’s extra money, prizes and a huge jackpot of €10,000.
It’s a great night out for all the family. Free tea/coffee and biscuits.

Movie Makeup Workshop
Date: Saturday 14 October | 11am
Who’d like to take part in our Special Effects Movie Makeup Masterclass on Saturday 14th October, just in time for Halloween? Learn how to apply those grisly and horrific makeup effects from expert Movie Makeup Artist, Nikki Fahy. The masterclass starts at 11am and finishes at 4pm with a one hour break for lunch (not included) and is suitable for teens and adults.
Fee: €50 per person. Limited to just 12 places. If you’re interested in taking part you can call into 58A Main Street, Loughrea or phone 091 841886. You can also enrol online by clicking here: Loughrea School of Art

Second Teens Art Class on Saturday Afternoons
Due to popularity, Loughrea School of Art Saturday morning teen’s art classes have now reached maximum capacity.
As a result, they’re scheduling a second teen’s art class on Saturday afternoons from 1pm to 2:30pm.
If you’re interested in taking part you can call into 58A Main Street, Loughrea or phone 091 841886. You can also enrol online by clicking here: goo.gl/6KbDfW

CoderDojo Loughrea
Date: Saturday 14 October | 4pm – 6pm
Location: St. Brigid’s College, Loughrea
CoderDojo Loughrea starts back for the Autumn term on October 14th. This session will include registration for all members for the year, as well as a getting started session for all. New members welcome. Open to 7 – 12 years.

Live Music ‘Back2front’ at McNamees
Date: Saturday 14 October | 10:30pm
Location: McNamees Bar, Bride Street, Loughrea.

Business Support Network Event
Date: Wednesday 18 October 
Time: 12.30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: Lough Rea Hotel & Spa, Old Galway Road, Loughrea, Co. Galway
Guest Speaker: Linda Ford, Sallisford Coaching

Galway Rural Development Business Support Network Event for Loughrea and surrounding areas run in conjunction with Loughrea Chamber of Commerce.
Registration for this free event is via www.eventbrite.ie/
This event is open to all company owners, employers or their representatives throughout Galway.
Light refreshments will be served. Read more…

Spanish Classes at Loughrea School of Art
Start Date: Wednesday 18 October
End Date: Wednesday 6 December | Time: 7-9pm | Fee: €100
In this fun eight week workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of speaking Spanish through role play. Limited to a maximum of 12 places and a minimum of 8. If you’re interested in taking part you can call into 58A Main Street, Loughrea or phone 091 841886. You can also enrol online by clicking here: Loughrea School of Art

Coffee Morning at Naomh Breandan Credit Union
Thursday 19 October
To celebrate International Credit Union Day, Naomh Breandan Credit Union Loughrea are hosting a Coffee Morning on Thursday, 19th October, between 11am – 1pm. Read more…

Willow Weaving Class at Woodville Walled Garden
Date: Thursday 19 October | 11am-4pm
In association with GRETB, ‘How to make a willow Obelisk and willow cultivation’ Willow Weaving Class will take place at Woodville Walled Garden at Kilchreest, Loughrea on Thursday 19th October, from 11am – 4pm.
Tutor: Dorothy Halliday Booking is essential. Contact Margarita on 087 9069191.

St. Brigid’s College Fashion Extravaganza
Date: Thursday 19 October
St. Brigid’s College Loughrea in association with Catwalk Modelling Agency present a FASHION EXTRAVAGANZA, in the Lough Rea Hotel and Spa, on Thursday 19th October, at 8pm. Tickets, priced at €20, are available from St Brigid’s College Loughrea (091 841919) and on the door on the night. Read more…

Seumas O’Kelly Players presents A Night of One Acts

Date: Thursday 19, Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 October
Seumas O’Kelly Players present a night of wonderful entertainment staged at The Temperance Hall, Barrack Street, Loughrea, on Thursday 19th, Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd October, with curtain up at 8.30pm each night. Tickets can be purchased on the door each night for €12, or for a reduced price of €10 when purchased in advance from T.L O’Briens, Main Street, Loughrea. Read more…

‘Feel Good Friday’ in Loughrea
Date: Friday 20 October
Over 20 Loughrea businesses taking part in this one day ‘Feel Good Friday’ sale. Stay tuned to Discover Loughrea for more information and special offers available throughout Loughrea.

Upcoming Events:
27-29 October: BAFFLE’s 21ST Poetry Festival
28 October: Halloween Workshop with Loughrea Kids Cook
28 Oct. – 5 Nov.: Slieve Aughty Centre Halloween Festival 2017
29 October: Pat Shortt “Hows Tings” at Lough Rea Hotel & Spa
31 October: Kids Halloween Party at Lough Rea Hotel & Spa

[Photo source: Larry Morgan Photography]

Discover Loughrea is brought to you by Loughrea Chamber of Commerce, supporting business locally. To list your event on Discover Loughrea please email discoverloughrea@gmail.com. For businesses in town interested in becoming a member of the Loughrea Chamber of Commerce please email loughreachamberevent@gmail.com