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School Events Calendar 2017/2018

Our School Event Calendar below provides information on events or activities which might be of interest to schools throughout the school calendar year.

If you want to add an event for free use the button on the right. Alternativey we can upload the details for you but a small administrative charge will apply - email us with your event details. School related charity events are listed here.

National Scratch Conference
National Scratch Conference
  19/06 to 19/06
087 2308320 / 046 9028547
The 2nd National Scratch Conference 2018 is funded by Meath Co. Council. ReadySteadyCode grids by an Irish teacher are now made part of SCRATCH by MIT the makers of SCRATCH.Coding is for all teachers (Primary, Secondary, FET) and for Librarians, CodeClub parents. Make sure your Centre, Club, Library or Dojo is represented. Come for an engaging, hands-on day.
Times: 9:30 - 4:30 pm Admission: €75 (€60 each if two or more)
Ardboyne Hotel, Navan, Meath
Irish Youth Music Awards 2018
Irish Youth Music Awards 2018
  21/04 to 21/04
The Irish Youth Music Awards (IYMAs) National event on Saturday April 21st will feature performances by young musicians aged 12-19, performing across two stages throughout the day and connects ticket holders with Ireland’s top music industry personnel at the IYMAs Education Hub via workshops and masterclasses including Little Green Cars, RTE 2FM + much more.
Times: 10am - 6pm Admission: €21.81
Croke Park, Jones Road, Dublin 3
TY EXPO 2018
Ty Expo 2018
  10/09 to 11/09
089 212 1417 / 90
TY EXPO 2018 is the ideal way to kick- start TY. Over 100 exhibitors eager to share their time, information (and give-aways) with TY students and teachers.
Students will discover a whole range of opportunities and can connect directly with the programmes, activities and competitions. Technology, Design, Entrepreneurship, Adventure… there is something for everyone. TY EXPO 2018 will help students get direction and be inspired for the year ahead. For more information, visit our website. Admission: €10 per student, teachers free.
Punchestown Racecourse Event Centre, Naas, Kildare.
Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox
Roald Dahl's Fantastic Mr Fox
  13/06 to 24/06
Following on from the Sell-Out Success of Summer 2017’s James & the Giant Peach, this year Mill Productions will be bringing another Roald Dahl Classic to the dlr Mill Theatre stage in June 2018 - Fantastic Mr Fox!  This production will certainly end the academic year on a high note but it will book out fast so please book early!
Times: Weekdays 10am & 11.4 Admission: Adult: €16 /Children U12:€14 /
dlr Mill Theatre Dundrum Town Centre
First Cut! Film Festival
First Cut! Film Festival
  25/04 to 28/04
First Cut! Youth Film Festival, April 25-28, showcases new films by young filmmakers over three days packed with screenings, workshops, and talks by film industry professionals. Every type of film is screened: fiction, documentary, animation, music video and
Mail Arts Centre, Youghal, Cork.
Tech Week Ireland 2018
Tech Week Ireland 2018
  22/04 to 28/04
01 23 777 99
Tech Week is Ireland's nationwide festival of technology, aimed at students, parents and the public. Objective #1 is to inspire students to engage with STEM subjects, and equip them with the knowledge and experience necessary to make informed choices about their future subject and career choices. Objective #2 is to educate all citizens – of every age and background – about the challenges and rewards of our fast-changing technological society.
Times: 10-4
Dublin Castle, Dublin 1
RDS Primary Science Fair
Rds Primary Science Fair
  11/01 to 07/06
01 240 7990
Call for Entries for the RDS Primary Science Fair 2018 is now open and will close on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. The RDS Primary Science Fair is a non-competitive exhibition which showcases primary school STEM-related class projects and provides opportunities for students to explore other schools’ projects and explain their class projects to their peers. The Fair will take place in three locations: Dublin 11-13 Jan, Limerick 18 - 20 Jan, Belfast 6 - 7
Teacher Mortgage Seminar
Teacher Mortgage Seminar
  25/04 to 25/04
Teacher Mortgage Seminar on Wednesday, 25/04/18, The IPS Financial Advice Mortgage Experts, Philomena Quaid and Aisling McNamara, will be facilitating this seminar. IPS Financial Advice trading as provides a fully independent mortgage advice service with access to all providers.
Times: 5pm - 6pm Admission: 0
Drumcondra, Dublin