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Do IT Profiler: Pilot

April 29, 2016

Background: For the past five years City of Dublin Education and Training Board (CDETB) have been working with the UK company Do-IT Solutions to create a unique set of digital screening and profiling tools to enable their colleges, centres, schools and other education and training providers they fund to better meet the needs of learners. […]

Warrenmount Centre joins Fáilte Isteach

March 14, 2016

Third Age is a national voluntary organisation responding to the opportunities and challenges of ageing in Ireland. Third Age achieves this objective through its three national programmes, Senior Help Line, Sage and Fáilte Isteach. Fáilte Isteach is a community-based project involving predominantly older volunteers welcoming migrants through free conversational English classes. The project was established […]

Another Quilling Project

March 4, 2016

We are working on a new quilling project to celebrate our 20th anniversary of Warrenmount Community Education and Development Centre. Our design is based around the word ‘Warrenmount – 1995 -2015’, which will be beautifully quilled and lavishly decorated with floral patterns. Some new techniques will be explored. We have been watching some exciting tutorials […]

Adult Learner Festival 2016

February 8, 2016

Below is the programme of the activities this year. We are delighted that Debora Nelli is back this year, ESOL learners will enjoy a workshop with her and her students from Western Washington University, USA. James Madigan and Cathy Scuffil will give a talk on the 1916 Easter Rising and people from Dublin 8. They will […]

20 years Celebration – Art Class Project

November 30, 2015

To mark the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Warrenmount Community Education and Development Centre our class here at the Centre is working on a project using quilling techniques. Monica, who attends the class, describes quilling, “as an art that involves rolling or coiling thin strips of paper into intricate designs and shapes.” It is an […]

What is Quilling?

November 6, 2015

Quilling is an art-form where we use strips of paper, rolled,shaped and glued together. It is a very relaxing activity, we are privileged to have a very knowledgeable tutor: Mary Maloney. When I told my friends I was doing quilling in the Art class in Warrenmount they said “what is quilling?” And to be honest with you […]

Warrenmount Centre Volunteers

September 29, 2015

“Volunteers are people from all walks of life, all ages and stages. What they have in common is the desire to make a difference in their community – and in their own life – by giving of their time. Volunteers are involved in virtually every aspect of society including health, education, social services, youth, sports […]

Open Day – 18th June 2015

May 18, 2015

Open Day @ Warrenmount Community Education Centre, Dublin 8 on Thursday 18th June 2015 from 10.00am to 2.00pm Come along to Warrenmount Community Education Centre’s Open Day and discover more about the wide range of part-time classes and programmes we have on offer from Information Technology & other Work Skills to Local History to Gardening […]

Literature Talks

May 18, 2015

Our Guest Speaker: Susan Knight will give a lecture  on: ‘Dublin in Poetry and Prose’ on the 22nd May 2015 at 10am. Literature Talks