Archive for May, 2010

The Kansas Wesleyan University Philharmonic Choir

May 10, 2010
Kansas Wesleyan Choir

Kansas Wesleyan choir

This choir will perform in St Peter’s Church, Bandon at 8pm on Saturday, 15th May.  Admission euro 10, children euro 5.  All proceeds to the restoration of the organ at St Peters Church.

The choir is comprised of 70 students from Kansas Wesleyan University and is directed by Ken Hakoda.  There will be a guest soloist.   This event is not to be missed!!!

West Cork Literary Festival – 4th – 10th July Bantry

May 1, 2010

The annual West Cork Literary Festival will take place in Bantry from 4th to 10th July.  Some of the well known names who will appear will include fay Weldon, Michael Palin, Margaret Drabble and John Boyne.

The festival is supported by RTE Lyric fm and is organised by West Cork Music in partnership with the Cork County Library and is fund by the Arts Council and Failte Ireland.  There will be master classes in travel writing and fiction, seminars on the art of editing and research methodology, workshops on various topics such as songwriting, writing for women, freelance journalism, poetry and many other events.

More information is available at