Bus to Oireacthas na Samhna

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Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin will be organising a bus to take local people to the Oireachtas na Samhna which will be held in Letterkenny.

The Oireachtas na Sahmna is an annual festival of culture, language, music and dancing and will be held at various venues across Letterkenny at the start of November.

It includes a host of performances and concerts, as well as a series of competitions for both adults and young people in Sean Nós dancing, storytelling, singing, and agallamh beirte (Irish dialogue in verse).

The festival is conducted entirely though Irish.

An Chultúrlann is organising a bus to the Mount Errigal Hotel in Letterkenny on Friday November 2 for a special event designed for learners of the Irish language.

The evening will be conducted in the medium of Irish and will include a quiz, as well as showcase performances of various aspects of the Oireachtas including traditional dancing, singing, and lúibíní (a witty dialogue in song).

All of these events are free of charge and include entrance to Club na Féile where music will be performed.

The bus leaves An Chultúrlann at 7:00pm returning from the Mount Errigal at 1:30am.

To book a place on the bus contact Fiachra of Ciara at An Chultúrlann by Friday October 19 on 028 71264132 or by emailling fiachra@culturlann-doire.ie or ciara@culturlann-doire.ie.