As the month of May begins, there is a wide variety of events taking place all over the county.
On May 1 and May 22 at Portlaoise Library, award winning author Niamh Boyce leads Creative Writing Workshops at Portlaoise Library. Admission free of charge but booking essential, contact 057 8622333.
On May 14 in Portlaoise Parish Centre there will be an open house with Portlaoise Literature Studies Group. All welcome, contact Nancy on 0866048671 or Hilary at 0876356715.
On Friday May 2, the Dunamaise hosts Dance for older people with Alicia Christofi-Walshe. All abilities welcome. Contact Alicia at 0876666632.
On Saturday May 3, St Brigid’s Hospital Shaen will host The Faherty Family, who will treat the residents and out-patients to a traditional Irish music concert. These are a few of the events happeneing for Bealtaine, visit www.laois.ie for more, and keep reading Stage Left.