Category: Education

Maths Detectives

Event Description:
The Rediscovery Centre Investigates series offers children the opportunity to explore environmental and STE(A)M topics all within the wonderful surroundings of the Boiler House, Ballymun. Our young investigators will use their super sleuthing skills to get a greater understanding of how the world works through a mixture of hands-on activities, presentations and design.

Each Investigate workshop has its own unique focus and is guaranteed to delight enquiring young minds.

Children who take part in all five workshops will be awarded their very own Certificate of Investigation!

Investigate.4 – Think you don’t like maths, it’s boring and good for nothing? Well think again. This workshop will have you using all the maths skills that you might not think that you have to solve mysteries, puzzles and find out who committed a crime at the Rediscovery Centre? Then come and join us for this fun and interactive workshop that will surely tickle your brain!

*Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Duration: 90 minutes.

*Minimum numbers required

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 12 October 2019 from 11:00 to 12:30

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Main Street | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €10

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Maths Detectives

Event Description:
The Rediscovery Centre Investigates series offers children the opportunity to explore environmental and STE(A)M topics all within the wonderful surroundings of the Boiler House, Ballymun. Our young investigators will use their super sleuthing skills to get a greater understanding of how the world works through a mixture of hands-on activities, presentations and design.

Each Investigate workshop has its own unique focus and is guaranteed to delight enquiring young minds.

Children who take part in all five workshops will be awarded their very own Certificate of Investigation!

Investigate.4 – Think you don’t like maths, it’s boring and good for nothing? Well think again. This workshop will have you using all the maths skills that you might not think that you have to solve mysteries, puzzles and find out who committed a crime at the Rediscovery Centre? Then come and join us for this fun and interactive workshop that will surely tickle your brain!

*Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Duration: 90 minutes.

*Minimum numbers required

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 12 October 2019 from 14:30 to 16:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Main Street | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €10

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Mad Science

Event Description:
The Rediscovery Centre Investigates series offers children the opportunity to explore environmental and STE(A)M topics all within the wonderful surroundings of the Boiler House, Ballymun. Our young investigators will use their super sleuthing skills to get a greater understanding of how the world works through a mixture of hands-on activities, presentations and design.

Each Investigate workshop has its own unique focus and is guaranteed to delight enquiring young minds.

Children who take part in all five workshops will be awarded their very own Certificate of Investigation!

Investigate 5 – Last but not least in our Investigation series: Science! Join us at the Rediscovery Centre for our Mad Science workshop where you will be exploring the science of our everyday lives and doing hands-on science investigations on chemistry, energy, and electricity. From investigating chemical reactions by using common household liquids to creating wind turbines and working electric circuits, this workshop will bring the mad scientist out in every child

*Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Duration: 90 minutes.

*Minimum numbers required

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 9 November 2019 from 11:00 to 12:30

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Main Street | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €10

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Mad Science

Event Description:
The Rediscovery Centre Investigates series offers children the opportunity to explore environmental and STE(A)M topics all within the wonderful surroundings of the Boiler House, Ballymun. Our young investigators will use their super sleuthing skills to get a greater understanding of how the world works through a mixture of hands-on activities, presentations and design.

Each Investigate workshop has its own unique focus and is guaranteed to delight enquiring young minds.

Children who take part in all five workshops will be awarded their very own Certificate of Investigation!

Investigate 5 – Last but not least in our Investigation series: Science! Join us at the Rediscovery Centre for our Mad Science workshop where you will be exploring the science of our everyday lives and doing hands-on science investigations on chemistry, energy, and electricity. From investigating chemical reactions by using common household liquids to creating wind turbines and working electric circuits, this workshop will bring the mad scientist out in every child

*Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Duration: 90 minutes.

*Minimum numbers required

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 9 November 2019 14:30 to 16:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Main Street | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €10

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Halloween Camps for Kids

Event Description:
Are you looking for some fun activities for your children October mid-term holidays? If so, come join our Education team and get involved in some terrifying Hallowe’en hands-on activities!

Our Hallowe’en Camp includes a variety of fun and educational activities, games, experiments and arts & crafts to stimulate children’s curiosity and interest in the world around us. Over the 4 days we will be busy hunting for spiders and other creepy crawlers in our hedgerows, picking and carving gruesome pumpkins grown in our own vegetable garden, making mini-scarecrows as well as lots of spooky arts & crafts. Fancy dresses made out of recycled materials and a ghoulish team challenge will culminate in a horrifying finale on the Friday, so book early to avoid disappointment!

Our Hallowe’en camps are suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Our experienced Facilitators are Garda vetted, are not undead and guarantee a splendid time for all.

What to bring: sun screen (you never know!)/rain jacket, water, hat/cap, food for a small break and lunch, lots of imagination and curiosity!

Event Date and Time:
Tuesday, 29 Oct 09:00 - Friday, 1 Nov 14:30

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Main Street | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €125

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Educational Workshops for Schools

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All Year

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Circular Economy Academy Clinic Cork

Event Description:
This clinic is delivered as an interactive group session which includes a review of the Rediscovery Centre’s social enterprise journey, an introduction to design thinking, Q&A and an opportunity to network with like-minded organisations. Sarah will also explain a number of successful funding models and other support services available for social enterprises. After the group session, one to one meetings with Sarah will be available. These meetings can be booked once you have registered for the clinic.

This workshop will be held at the Tyndall National Institute, Cork, with thanks to our hosts at the International Energy Research Centre.

Event Date and Time:
26th September 2019 12pm -2pm

Event Location:
Tyndall National Institute | Lee Maltings Complex | Dyke Parade | Cork | Ireland

Event Price: €5

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Circular Economy Academy Clinic Limerick

Event Description:
This Circular Economy clinic is delivered as an interactive group session which includes a review of the Rediscovery Centre’s social enterprise journey, an introduction to design thinking, Q&A and an opportunity to network with like-minded organisations. Sarah will also explain a number of successful funding models and other support services available for social enterprises. After the group session, one to one meetings with Sarah will be available. These meetings can be booked once you have registered for the clinic.

This workshop will be held at the Tait House Community Enterprises with thanks to our hosts.

About the Circular Academy Social Enterprise Clinics:

As part of the Circular Economy Academy, Sarah and her colleagues at the Rediscovery Centre will host a series of clinics and workshops throughout the country. During the clinics, the Academy will explore opportunities for social enterprise development and support. Working with individuals and groups interested in creating a new enterprise, or diversifying operations within an established organisation, the Academy will enable the adoption of Circular Economy principles and the transition to low carbon, sustainable living. Clinics include a ‘Discovery’ session identifying opportunities and exploring business ideas as the best entry point for your circular economy journey.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact cemovement@rediscoverycentre.ie.

Event Date and Time:
Tuesday, 8 October 2019 12:00

Event Location:
Tait House Community Enterprise | Roxboro Road | Limerick | Ireland

Event Price: €5.00

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Play in Architecture

Event Description:
Places of ARcture bring their unique children's workshops to the Rediscovery Centre. The children will learn about the beauty and importance of architecture through fun, games and role play.

This workshop will include role play, learning about basic design tools and colour, origami tasks relating to architecture and reviewing famous buildings.

This workshop is suitable for children aged between 6-12 years of age.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 12 October 2019 from 12:00 to 13:30

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Main Street | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €15

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Calendar of Events

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The Rediscovery Centre hosts a full calendar of events all year round. Find the perfect course for you in Fashion, Furniture, Bikes, Education or Tours. If you would like to search our events by date please click here to view our calendar.

Event Date and Time:
2018 Calendar

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Rediscovery Centre

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