The youth groups searched high and low counting every chick, Easter egg, Bunny and carrot that the Easter bunny had hidden in all the different rooms here in Ozanam house .
It was no easy task but we all worked together as a team to solve egg-tremley tricky riddles all the while busting out a few dance moves!!
We put the finishing touches on our Easter baskets and having successfully completed the mission filled the baskets with lots of Easter treats!
On Tuesday, 6th April, our active retirement group travelled to the Third Age Centre in Summerhill, Co. Meath, for an afternoon of dancing preceded by lunch. Overall, there were almost 200 people from various groups in attendance on the … Continue reading →
With Easter fast approaching the preparations are well underway making Easter baskets to fill with lost of tasty treats . The group have been working hard to get these master pieces ready just in time for our Easter egg hunt! … Continue reading →
Last term in our DIY class we enjoyed teaching a great bunch of people the basics of DIY. Katherine our tutor and Alan our in house caretaker started off with patching, which is basically filling in holes, cracks and smoothing … Continue reading →
It was another busy week at the Mens Group particularly on Thursday when we seemed to fit an awful lot into the few hours. Joe McGarvey (standing) celebrated his 69th birthday on Wednesday. Happy Birthday Joe! Homemade … Continue reading →
Sadly, we lost one of our members this week with the passing of John Sheekey (RIP).
John was a popular guy in the group and was always up for having fun. He always had a smile on his face.
We will miss you John and hope that you are smiling down on us all here.
John Sheekey (on the right) ‘operating’ in February!
Our Active Retirement Group are in the middle of a taster course in chair yoga. – Sarah, our tutor, is allocated to us from Dublin City Council Sports and Well Being Department and we appreciate this support. It gives our … Continue reading →
Once a month, some of our Active Retirement Group attend a creative writing class here in Ozanam House. We are privileged to have Sheila O’Flanagan, renowned best-selling Irish author, provide mentoring to our members. Sheila comes to us through Fighting … Continue reading →