Programme for Secondary Schools 2014

Advance booking required for all events with Eleanor Reade 051 302037.

The Bealtaine Festival for Outdoor Science is a partnership of groups interested in Celebrating our Living Earth in the Southeast of Ireland and is coordinated by Calmast. Waterford IT through Calmast offers a wide range of science, technology, engineering and maths programmes for schools in the Southeast, attracting over 12,000 visitors to five annual festivals: Maths Week Ireland, Robert Boyle Science Week, The Robert Boyle Summer School, Engineering Week and Bealtaine Festival of Outdoor Science.

All events are FREE.

VenueActivity & AudiencePresenterDateTimesDirection
River Mahon, Kill, Co Waterford

River Ecology Workshop

An investigation into river ecology with WIT Lecturer Dr Michael Breen. Suitable for senior and junior cycle students.

Dr Michael Breen (WIT) Wednesday 21st May 10:30-12:00 & 12:30-14:00 Directions to be posted shortly.
JFK Arboretum, New Ross

Guided Walk of JFK Arboretum

Explore the surroundings of JFK Arboretum and learn about the diversity of life on display in the park. Suitable for junior cycle students.

Staff at JFK Arboretum, OPW

Wednesday 21st May


15:00-16:00 Meet at JFK Arboretum Visitor Centre