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What's the Scéal: Objects and Stories

Storytelling event at NMI-Country Life 2002

Hear a mix of traditional and contemporary stories linked to artefacts in the Museum's collections from some of Ireland's premier traditional storytellers in collaboration with Poetry Ireland. 


 

Activity at a Glance

Level: 3rd-6th Class
Group Size: 1 class per session
Set-up:  Connection, technology check 
Duration: 1hr
Availability:

  • Tuesday 29th November: (3rd-4th) Class                 Storyteller: Fiona Dowling 
  • Wednesday 30th November : (5th-6th) Class           Storyteller: Joe Brennan 
  • Friday 2nd December (3rd-6th) Class                       Storyteller: Pat Ryan 


Times: 10am to 11am or 11.30am to 12.30pm (onsite) or 1pm to 2pm (online)
Booking: Booking required


Bookings and information:

To book this event, contact the bookings and information office


Curriculum Links: 

History 
Irish 
English 
 


Learning Outcomes: 

  • Importance of story in the Irish tradition and the link to our intangible heritage         

  • Stories and objects in the NMI-Country Life                                                                               

 

Information on Storytellers: 

Fiona Dowling:  Click here

Joe Brennan: Click here

Pat Ryan: Click here 

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Turlough Park,
Castlebar,
Co. Mayo,
F23 HY31

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