TY Activities 2017-2018

Just a little taste of the activities sampled by our TY students

Month Event
Personal Development modules commence for the academic year

O’ Donoghue’s Bakery Visit

Longford Community Cardiac First Responders Training

Photography

Yoga and Mindfulness

September

Mental Health Workshops with Margaret Larkin

Cookery

Horticulture

Karate

Golf

Swimming lessons and lifesaving

TY Dunne’s Marketing Expo

Cuilcagh Mountain Hiking Trip

National Ploughing Trip

TY events for ‘healthy eating week’

October

Comedy Show Backstage Theatre

School Mass

Bank of Ireland ‘School Bank’ Information Meeting

NUIG Talk

Zeminar Dublin

TY Drug Awareness Talk

TY Nursing Home Visit Commenced

Bank of Ireland Interviews

Longford County Council Battle of the Wits Quiz

GAA coaching course

November

SEAI Workshops/Midlands Science Festival

TY events start for ‘College Awareness week’

Visit to Ardagh Heritage Centre to learn about the properties of light at a Science Week workshop

LGBT Talk

St. Mel’s College Driving School

Kelly’s Nursery, Moate Visit

December

Dundrum on Ice

Midland Battle of the Wits Final in Athlone

Digital Skills Training Commence

Refugee workshop from Shelley Deane of Brehon Advisory

St. Mel’s School Concert

January

Laura Doyle Circuit Class

Cycle Against Suicide Dublin

TY Art Class

Speaker from Bord Na Mona

February

Aware Beat The Blues

Second Digital Skills Training

National School Athletic Camp

TY Drama Auditions

TY Improv with Darren Yorke from Grand Stretch

The Gardaí Road Safety presentations in the Backstage Theatre

March

Mental Health Photography Book Launch Longford Arms

TY book selling for Mental Health

April

Wellness week and TY activities

Zip It Forest Park

Paddle Up 6 week Kayaking course starts in association with Longford Sports Partnership

AIT/BOI Bond Trader Day, Athlone Institute of Technology

May

Delphi End of Year Trip

Colm Duignan Talk on Nutrition and the effects social media has on teens body image.

TY Drama Production Backstage Theatre

DCU open day trip

H.S.E Anti drink and drugs Campaign

Kayaking completion trial Enniskillen with Waterways Ireland

TY end of year night