Ballyellis NS – learning The Walls of Limerick

Today, Paddy Wade, set dancing tutor in Askamore every Wednesday night and a number of the set dancing group spent an energetic morning in Ballyellis NS, teaching the various classes The Walls of Limerick.

Set Dancing Resumes for Autumn 2012

Classes will resume after our summer break from tonight, Wednesday September 12th in the Activity Centre, 8-10pm, and continue every Wednesday night.

Fun and fitness. €8 nightly or €50 for 7 classes.

New people are welcome to join at any stage, as there are different steps being taught each night.

Beginners and experienced dancers catered for.

Paddy Wade returns as our tutor.

Fitness and fun this autumn in Askamore

There’s something for everyone this autumn in Askamore Activity Centre with 2 different types of dance classes and a gentle yoga class beginning in mid-September.

Yoga Classes – Monday nights 7 – 8.15pm
Yoga classes will resume with Siobhan Rice as tutor from Monday, September 17th. Siobhan teaches a gentle yoga which has proven very popular.
For full details and to book your place, please contact Stacy on 087 992 2481. Places are strictly limited on this course, so book early to avoid disappointment.
Set Dancing Classes – Wednesday nights 8 – 10pm 
Set dancing classes will resume on Wednesday, September 12th with Paddy Wade as tutor. All are welcome to this very aerobic and enjoyable class. For further details, please contact Mary on 086 16 333 41.
Zumba Dance Classes – Friday nights 8 – 9pm
Zumba classes will resume on Friday, September 14th with Julie Kinsella. Again a very enjoyable and aerobic class, all details may be had from Claire on 086 389 5662.

Set Dancing Fundraiser

Caught in the Briars Set Dancing bannerCaught in the Briars Set Dance club, who teach set dancing in the activity centre in Askamore every Wednesday night from 8-10pm run a set dance weekend in Kilmuckridge every year and it begins tonight, Friday, May 11th with Deenagh at 9.30.

Tomorrow morning there is a set dance workshop from 10.30 to 1 followed by a Sean Nós workshop at 2.30.

Dancing tomorrow night is to Johnny Reidy 9.30.

The weekend concludes with Jerry McCarthy providing the music on Sunday afternoon from 3 – 6pm.

Venue for all events is Seán Óg’s, Kilmuckridge. Further information from Paddy or Yvonne at the numbers above.

Askamore Set Dancers

Wednesday night sees the local set dancing class with Paddy Wade as teacher going from strength to strength. Numbers have gone up to 18 now and last Wednesday saw 2 full sets on the floor – very tiring, but very enjoyable.

New members are coming along all the time, and they are most welcome. at any time.

Our new brush dance is interesting!