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Feile Bride 2006 Programme of events 24th Jan - 2nd Feb


Celebrating the Perpetual Flame of Brigid

Kildare, January 24th — February 2nd 2006

Tuesday, January 24th

“Drumming, Singing and Dancing in the Light” – including an African celebration rhythm and a native American fire dance
Facilitator: John Bowker
Venue: St. Brigid’s Primary School.
Time: 7.30
Booking essential: 045 521575
Admission €10.00 Concessions €6.00 (All ages welcome)

Saturday, January 28th

Afri Conference – “Shining lights on human rights”

10.00 Gathering at the Hearth in the Market Square

10.30 Registration / Tea and Coffee
St. Joseph’s Academy
Admission €30 Concessions €20.00
Booking by January 24 th.( Tel No. 01 8827581 Fax No. 01 8827576 email or

8.30p.m. Ceili
Music by Sean Norman Ceili Band.
Venue: Lumville House, The Curragh
Admission: €10

Sunday, January 29th

10.30 a.m. Eucharistic Celebration at St. Brigid’s Well

12.00“Preparing the Hearth”
Facilitator: Carmel Boyle
Venue: Arus Bhride
Admission: €10.00

Monday, January 30 th

8.00 p.m. - 9.30 p.m. “Brigid, woman of peace, woman of the hearth, a woman of the earth”
Facilitator: Caroline Keogh
Venue: Arus Bhride
Admission: E10.00

Tuesday, January 31 st

7.30 p.m. Brigid’s Eve Ritual at St. Brigid’s Well
Gather at 7.20 in Japanese Gardens car park

Wednesday, February 1st

La Fheile Bhride — Imbolc

2.30 Unveiling of Sculpture at the Market Square

3.00 p.m . Lighting of the Perpetual Flame of Brigid

8.00 p.m. “Celebrating the Perpetual Flame of Brigid”
With Noirin Ni Riain, Luka Bloom, Steve Cooney, Laoise Kelly, Ellen Cranitch and other surprise artists!
Venue: St. Brigid’s Cathedral
Admission: €25.00 Concessions €20.00

Thursday, February 2nd

Annual Celtic Lecture
Hosted by Kildare Education Centre.
Booking: 045 530200
Time: 8.00 p.m.


Enquiries to: Solas Bhride Tel: 045 522890 Fax. 045 522212

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