Sun (Aug 07, 2016) - Thu (Aug 11, 2016)
CONTACT NAME: Stephen Rayner
PHONE NUMBER: (613) 384-8921
The Summer Gaeltacht Immersion Week provides attendees with a unique opportunity to learn the Irish language, and to participate in Irish culture, in Canada. The event is run jointly by our local group in Tamworth/Erinsville and the Mayo County Council in Ireland. The very best teachers are brought in from across Canada and the United States., and 3 special teachers are brought in from Mayo, Ireland. Classes are held for all levels, from complete beginner to fluent speaker. Attendees are encouraged to use the language both in and out of class. Cultural workshops include: Social dancing, solo dancing, Celtic art, singing in Irish, instrumental music, Irish history and geography, Gaelic sports, Gaelic crafts. Day passes for casual participants are available. For more information please visit www.gaeilge.ca.