Events

Calendar of Events

Event Description:
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

Event Location:
Rediscovery Centre

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Batty about Bats: FREE fun family friendly workshop

Event Description:
Batty about Bats event is a fun interactive hands-on workshop: Learn all about bat species, their natural history and where to find them. The workshop includes a variety of hands-on activities exploring echolocation, bat detectors, and investigating what you can do to support bat populations in your area as well as tips on bat conservation.

FREE - kindly funded by Bat Conservation Ireland

Event Date and Time:
Thursday, 16 August 2018 from 15:00 to 17:00

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

Event Price: Free

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Space Summer Days Workshops

Event Description:
Is your child interested in space? What does our universe looks like? Do they want to build and launch their very own rocket and become an expert of meteorites impacts and? Then do come and join us for this journey in space!

Our Summer Days camps are suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years old. Our facilitators are all very experienced in working with children and Garda vetted.

Event Date and Time:
Friday, 17 August 2018 from 10:00 to 14:30

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

Event Price: €25

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Creative Fashion Upcycling

Event Description:
Carrie Ann will teach you all about creative fashion upcycling. You will learn how to convert your once loved garments into beautiful redesigned fashionable pieces. Bring a selection of pre-loved garments along with any accessories and we will assist you in creating brand new eco garments, all whilst developing your fashion skills. This course has the option of participating in a full days training or for just the morning session. You can select your ticket upon booking.

**Some sewing skills required

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 18 August 2018 from 10:00 to 16:00

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

Event Price: €45-€80

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REUSE Academy – Arts & Crafts workshop for kids

Event Description:
Join us at the Rediscovery Centre for our Arts & Crafts workshop for kids, where we will doing a variety of creative crafts by reusing waste materials, such as fabric, cardboard, plastic and sweet wrappers. Let’s get creative!!

Suitable for children aged 6 to 12 years.

This workshop is kindly funded by the Eastern Midlands Waste Region.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 25 August 2018 from 10:00 to 12:30

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

Event Price: Free

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Information Tours

Event Description:
The Rediscovery Centre is delighted to invite you to join us for one of our information sessions at the Boiler House, kindly sponsored by the Eastern Midlands Waste Region.

Event Date and Time:
5th September 10am

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

Event Price: Free

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Introduction to French Polishing

Event Description:
French polishing is a wood finishing technique that results in a very high gloss surface and with a deep colour. This hands on workshop is hosted by Ger Griffin who joined the Rediscovery team in 2010 and has more than 30 years of experience in antique furniture restoration.

This is a hands on workshop that will include the following:
History of French polishing
Materials used
Selection
Skills and techniques
Q&A

*Minimum numbers required for class to go ahead

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 8 September 2018 from 10:00 to 13:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Ballymun Road | Ballymun | D09 HK58 Dublin |

Event Price: €45

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Information Tour

Event Description:
The Rediscovery Centre is delighted to invite you to join us for one of our information sessions at the Boiler House, kindly sponsored by the Eastern Midlands Waste Region.

Event Date and Time:
3 October 2018 10am

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

Event Price: Free

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French Polishing – 4 week course

Event Description:
French polishing is a wood finishing technique that results in a deep lustrous finish and a deep colour. During this four week evening course, you are invited to bring a piece of your furniture to the class and it will be polished under the supervision of Ger Griffin. Ger has more than 35 years of experience in antique furniture restoration.

This is a hands on four week workshop that will include the following:

History of French polishing, Materials used, Preparation of furniture, Finishing techniques, Polishing, Q&A

Event Date and Time:
Thursday, 20 September 2018 at 18:00 - Thursday, 11 October 2018 at 20:30

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

Event Price: €200

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Introduction to Sewing for Beginners

Event Description:
Carrie Ann will teach you the basics of sewing so that you will feel confident enough to start your own projects. We will start at the absolute beginning and show you how to thread a machine, wind a bobbin and we will also demonstrate all the different functions of a sewing machine finishing with sewing samples.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 6 October 2018 from 10:00 to 12:30

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

Event Price: €45

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