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From ancient festivals in the Slieve Bloom Mountains to modern day merry-making, Laois has enjoyed a party more than most for thousands of years. With over 60 events happening each month , you are most definitely invited to celebrate with us.
And from major international music weekends to local fiestas covering everything from scarecrows and storytelling, to drama and literature, you’re sure to find your tribe. For the outdoor enthusiast there’s weekly guided walks, runs and cycles. Come join us as we celebrate the length and breadth of the county – morning, noon, and night…

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Biodiversity Week – Nature Fun for Families

24th May @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free

To celebrate Biodiversity Week, join the team from Reconnect with Nature in Portlaoise town park for nature fun in the park.

Families will take part in a range of activities aimed to help them to reconnect with the natural environment – there’ll be games, nature crafts, bug hunts, awareness trails, a scavenger hunt, and other Forest School inspired activities.

Activities are aimed at families with children of primary school age.

Event is free but pre-registration is required.

For details contact Catherine Casey, Heritage Officer ccasey@laoiscoco.ie

Details

Date:
24th May
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Organiser

Laois Heritage Office
Phone:
057 86 64000
Email:
ccasey@laoiscoco.ie
Website:
https://laois.ie/departments/heritage/