Events

The Irish Arts Foundation is committed to providing a diverse range of outputs in terms of the events we stage. Although our primary focus is on Irish music and arts, we are proud that our programme represents a number of different themes associated with Ireland and Irish people.

Gaelic Language Conversational Groups

Gaelic Language Conversational Groups

Wed, 27 Sep Wed, 27 Jun

Contribution to room hire (further details on request)

Swarthmore College 2-7 Woodhouse Square, Leeds, LS3 1AD

We are pleased  to announce the continuation of the Irish language conversation group for the forthcoming academic year. The group, open to new members, is operated in a relaxed environment. The session takes place at Swarthmore Education Centre (6pm-7pm). The mantra is we learn together! It is ideally suited for those who have a little knowledge of the language already. For more information email: info@irisharts.org.uk or tel: 0113 278 7442

The Roscoe Display

The Roscoe Display

Wed, 13 Dec Thu, 13 Dec

free event

Leeds City Museum Millennium Square, LS2 8BH

A recreation of the legendary Leeds pub, The Roscoe (formerly of Sheepscar interchange) is currently on display in Leeds City Museum.

The model is the creation of Dubliner Andy Gibney, a resident of Leeds since the early 1970's and forms part of the 'Story of Leeds' section of the museum.

Read more at: www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk

Irish Elders Cultural Project

Irish Elders Cultural Project

Wed, 3 Jan Mon, 30 Jul

free events

Venues across Leeds

The Irish Arts Foundation works in collaboration with a range of community based organisations and projects across Leeds including Berkeley Court Residential Home, Richmond Hill Elders Association, Older Wiser Leeds Seniors and Caring Together.  We provide traditional Irish music performances and cultural activities predominantly but not exclusively for its Irish long-term residents or to encourage attendance from older Irish people in particular.
The Sunday Sessions

The Sunday Sessions

Sun, 25 Mar Sun, 26 Aug

free event

Venues across Leeds

On the last Sunday of the month between 5.30pm and 7.30pm the Irish Arts Foundation will be hosting an early evening informal ‘session’ of traditional Irish music.


The first takes place on Sunday 25th March on The Kirkstall Flyboat, Canal Wharf, Leeds, LS11 5PS


http://www.tripboat.co.uk/contact-us


Please check the website for the monthly venue.