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Coláiste Samhraidh Fionnbarra 2016

7th June 2016


Tá áthas orainn a chur in iúl dibh go mbeidh Coláiste Samhraidh Fionnbarra a reachtáil arís i mbliana.

This year Coláiste Samhraidh Fionnbarra will be run in conjunction with the Mardyke Arena UCC from Monday July 18th - Friday July 22nd.

Coláiste Samhraidh Fionnbarra is aimed at children aged between 7 and 13 years of age.

Cúrsa Features

  • All activities on site including swimming, climbing, Arts and Crafts and much more.
  • Assisting children in the development of Irish in an informal setting.
  • Activities not affected by the elements due to the Mardyke's state of the art facilities, log onto to see for yourself
  • A variety of sporting activities.
  • Local history walks, drama, céilí, debates as gaeilge and question time.
  • Participants leadership skills will also be developed as part of this cúrsa.
  • Participants of the camp will also be exposed to different cultural elements such as music and dance.
  • A committed staff team including a floor co-ordinator, activity leaders and helpers.
  • Children receive a Lámhleabhar an Choláiste, a book containing helpful phrases and vocabulary to assist them in their daily camp routine.

Cúrsa Structure
Am tosaithe: 09.30 r.n.
Am críochnaithe Luan, Máirt, Céadaoin is Deardaoin: 15.30
Am críochnaithe ar an Aoine: 17.30

Students are organised into groups and are assigned a specialised group leader who act as the liaison for the group during the course of the week. If campers have friends attending the camp parents can request friends be grouped together during the booking process. Activities vary on a daily basis and are specific to the age requirement of the child. It is aimed to develop children’s use of oral Irish in a fun and safe environment.

Cúrsa Cost

  • Members/UCC Staff/ Swim Participants €140
  • Non Members €160

How to book?

Applications will be taken in any of the following ways;

  • Online by Clicking Here
  • By phoning reception on 021 4904751
  • In person by calling into the Mardyke Arena UCC Reception.

Click here to view the course brochure



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