2019 Culture Night – LAND, VOICE & SKY—Sustained by Life!
September 20 @ 6:30 am - 8:15 pm
A celebration of nature, of music and of the cosmos in three parts. Come walk the land, sing together and look to the sky.
Three inspiring events across one evening, indoor and outdoor in the city oasis of the Margaret Aylward Centre in Glasnevin.
Land: Earth Pilgrimage |6:30pm
Friday, 20 September 2019 is global engagement day calling for action to stop climate chaos.
This evening we make a short pilgrimage in appreciation of our common home, stopping at five points in the garden to appreciate ancient trees, delicate blossoms, and life itself. Led by Noirin Lynch, director, and Brenda Farrell – this will be an inclusive and joyful 45 min stroll in the beautiful grounds here.
Voice: Sing with joy!| 7:30pm
Members of Our Lady of Victories Gospel Choir, led by director Ciaran Coll; will offer an eclectic program of songs to lift our hearts, as part of Culture Night’s 2019 theme ‘Sustainability and Diversity’
Sky: Astronomy Ireland |8:15pm
Frank from the Irish Astronomical Society will offer a 30 min presentation on our night sky, followed by an invitation to view the night sky through an IAS telescope from our roof terrace!