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Cruinniú na nÓg

A day of free creativity for young people

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Cruinniú na nÓg 2022: A day of free creative activity for young people!

Taking place on Saturday, 11th June, young people can enjoy 450+ free creative events across the country.


Creativity for the individual, the community and the nation

The exciting five-year extension of the Creative Ireland Programme has been announced by Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, Catherine Martin TD.

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Creative Ireland Programme Extended to 2027

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Creative Communities

€6.6m announced for Creative Ireland local authority projects in 2022

Announced in January by Minister Catherine Martin TD and Minister Darragh O’ Brien TD, the funding will offer thousands of opportunities for people of all ages across Ireland to engage with creative projects in their local areas.

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Creative Youth

· 188 new schools join Scoileanna Ildánacha/Creative Schools

· 81 additional schools will join the Schools Excellence Fund – Creative Clusters initiative

Catherine Martin TD, Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and Norma Foley TD, Minister for Education today (6 October, 2021) announced the 269 new schools that will participate in the Creative Ireland Programme initiatives - Creative Schools and Creative Clusters.

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