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Ballymun Youthreach brave the snow

Group C had a wonderful Outdoor Pursuits in Glendalough in quite beautiful conditions yesterday with Jack and JC. See below some of the pictureseque surroundings.    

Ballymun Youthreach take part in UNICEF Second Chance Education Seminar

Ballymun Youthreach took part in the UNICEF Second Chance Education Seminar in Tunis on the 28th, 29th December 2017. The centre was invited as one of ten international education centres to present their models as a directive for new implementations … Continue reading

Ballymun Youthreach attend Lord Mayor’s Award

Ballymun Youthreach would like to congratulate its five winners at the Lord Mayor’s Awards in the Mansion House. Emma Lawrence, Philip Brady, Rebecca O’Meara, Alex Griffin and Louise O’Hara all received their awards from Carol Hanney, CDETB CEO and the … Continue reading

Ballymun Youthreach host Numeracy Week

Congratulations to Katie Rooney and Ryan Keeley, seen here receiving their prizes from Joe. Winners also included Chloe Keogh and Amy Hennessy. The all – centre Maths quiz was a particular success with a very boisterous teachers team narrowly taking … Continue reading

Ballymun Youthreach at Ballymun Otherworlds Festival

Ballymun Youthreach was delighted to take part in the annual Ballymun Otherworlds festival this year. Fiona was on hand assisting people making their very own zombie keyrings   This followed Yvonne and the beauty group administering some wonderful make up … Continue reading

Graduation Ceremony 2017

Ballymun Youthreach hosted its annual graduation ceremony on Friday, Oct 27th. The ceremony was a great success with wonderful musical performances from Ciara Lennon, Alex Griffin and Setanta Strings.           Guest presenters included the new CDETB … Continue reading

Ballymun Youthreach take part in Positive Ageing Week

Ballymun is one of 17 towns in Ireland to host activities annually as part of Positive Ageing Week through Age Action Ireland Delighted to be involved, the Beauty Class in Ballymun Youthreach offered complimentary hand and arm massage and nail … Continue reading

Ballymun Youthreach trip to Krakow

Krakow, Poland – Yvonne Murphy Between bake sales and bingo, bag packing and a quiz night we had raised enough money to finally set off on our long awaited trip to Krakow, Poland. For some students this was their first … Continue reading

Overview of Beauty and Make Up Course in Ballymun Youthreach

The Beauty Course – Ballymun Youthreach by Yvonne Murphy, Beauty Teacher   For some time now the Beauty Programmes offered in Ballymun Youthreach have been a very popular choice for both internal students and those coming from outside the centre. … Continue reading

Ballymun Youthreach attend Aras an Uachtarain

Ballymun Youthreach, along with Setanta GAA Men’s Shed attended Aras an Uachtarain recently as part of a showcase of the Men’s Shed musical instrument making and Neal’s great work with the students here. The President and his wife were shown … Continue reading