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Community Event for Equality

September 7 @ 12:00 pm - September 8 @ 5:00 pm

Free

The Embassy of Finland in Ireland organizes a cultural event 7th and 8th of September, during the Dublin Fringe Festival.

The event is part of the Finnish EU Presidency and the programme is built around the themes of sustainability and equality.

It will include a flea market, recycling/gardening info, sign language, children’s circus workshops run by Galway Community Circus, and much more.

There’s still plenty of space in the kids circus workshops on Saturday (signup by email – refer to website section below)

PROGRAMME

ALL DAY BOTH DAYS
Sustainable café – Finnish coffee and treats
INSIDE OUTSIDE FINLAND VR exhibition, Pertin Valinta
Finnish flea market
Alan Phelan’s art work

SATURDAY: 12 pm – 9 pm
Galway Community Circus workshops
12 pm – A Sensory-friendly Family Circus workshop for families with a member or members with autism
2:30 pm – ”Introduction to Circus” workshop for children aged 6-12 years
4:30 pm – ”In Circus We Are All Equal” multi-lingual workshop for children aged 6-12 years

1.45 pm – Introduction to guide dogs Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind

Special shows on Saturday evening from 7.30 pm
Ciara Ní É – Irish spoken word artist
Signmark – Finnish sign language rap artist

SUNDAY: 12 pm – 5 pm
1 pm – Organic gardening workshop by Enable Ireland Garden and Gift Store, Sandymount
2 pm – Recycling workshop by VOICE – Voice of Irish Concern for the Environment
3 pm – Sign language workshop by John Bosco Conama Irish Deaf Society

Details

Start:
September 7 @ 12:00 pm
End:
September 8 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/366971554198861/

Venue

The MART Gallery
190 Rathmines Road Lower, Rathmines
Dublin,Dublin 6Ireland
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Organizer

Embassy of Finland
Phone:
(01) 478 1344
Website:
www.finland.ie