15th & 16th June:
Visitors will be provided with a map locating the various venues
Joint Art Exhibition
The island artists and BAVA Students will hold a joint art exhibition in the Community hall throughout the weekend.
The following artists will open their studios for the weekend
- Jo Ashby
- Nuala Mahon
- Caroline Mc Daid
- Sean O Neill
- Majella O Neill Collins
- Tara O Donoghue
- Terry Farnell
Kilmoon Garden will be open for visitors. Nuala and Barry have spent the last 10 years creating their very own paradise. The garden is filled with colourful plants and blends beautifully with the natural environment.
Cork Circus Street Theatre will do workshops on acrobatics, unicycling and juggling
Children Workshops 11a.m – 12p.m (Behind the Community Hall) Limited Spaces advanced booking advised.
Teenager/Adult Workshops 12.30p.m -1.30 p.m
Street Theatre Performance 15.00 Workshops are €3 per person. All those attending the workshop get free admission to the performance.
For Bookings email: [email protected]
Poetry and Painting live
Norman King & John Simpson Saturday 4.15p.m (Behind the Community Hall)
Active Retirement and West Cork Arts Centre
Sherkin retirement group will be joined by the Active Retirement Group from for a tour of the island and studios.
Sunday 16th June
Joint Art Exhibitions, Studio Exhibitions and Open Garden will run all day Sunday.
Dance teacher, Emily O Sullivan, will be coming with her Skibbereen dance class for a social dance on Sunday afternoon. Dancing will start at 2.30p.m (Behind the Community Hall) All are welcome. Any musicians wishing to play on the day are very welcome to join us.
Events done in Partnership with West Cork Islands Community Council, Sherkin Island Development Society and Cork County Council