Dunmanway Family Resource Centre News

On the 8th September we are kicking off events for the Taste of West Cork with a family pizza party in the Community Garden marquee – come with the whole family to enjoy a 3 course dinner in this beautiful setting – salad from the Community Garden, create and eat real Italian pizza cooked in our wood fired pizza oven with the help of Mama Maria followed by Italian desert.  From 6 – 8pm in the Dunmanway Community Garden. €5 per person – booking is essential on 0238856818

On Tuesday 12th September – The Very Greedy Bee Buffett  – Parents and Pre-schoolers come and learn all about Bees with storytelling, games, crafts and yummy snacks in The Dunmanway Community Garden (in the marquee if it’s raining) from  – 10 – 12am €4 per family.

On Saturday the 16th September the we will be launching the ‘Taste of Dunmanway – Nourishing the Community’ recipe book  with demonstrations by local people of some of the recipies which have been gathered from local people involved in the Family Resource Centre, Community Garden and Meals on Wheels.  Come and sample the delights of our West Cork Town (everyone will get to try the food). 7-9pm in the Dunmanway Community Garden Marquee. €10 per person.

On the 22nd September we will be hosting traditional crafts people in the garden as part of Cork Capital of Culture.  People can come and participate in workshops and view exhibitions of traditional crafts from 5pm onwards in the community garden as part of Dunmanway’s comprehensive programme for the evening which includes arts and crafts in the return to education centre, community choir concert and bell ringing.