Category Archives: Classes

Talk: There’s Nothing Amateur about Astronomy







Public Astronomy Talk by Dave Grennan

Dave Grennan is an amateur astronomer from Raheny in north Dublin. Dave carries out research grace astronomical observation from Raheny Observatory. His primary areas of research are the study of near earth asteroids and his ongoing supernova survey during which Dave has made several new discoveries.

Astronomy is one of the few areas of scientific research where amateurs and professionals can equally share in the research. During this presentation, Dave will outline how anybody, even with limited access to equipment, can make significant contributions involving real research grade astronomy.


Date: March 8th

Time: 8pm

Venue: The Tower Hotel, Waterford City.

Tickets: €10 individual ticket or €15 family ticket (Family of 4: 2 adults & 2 children).

Book tickets online or call Box Office: 051-855038

Beginners Adult Guitar Workshop








Have you got a guitar gathering dust in the corner? Played a little when you were younger but haven’t touched it in years? Learned a few chords but didn’t quite make the band? The National Adult Learners Festival is the perfect opportunity to dust off those guitar strings and join classical guitarist Shaun Walsh for a free beginners guitar workshop

Date: Friday, March 9th

Time: 2- 4.30pm

Venue: Garter Lane Main Gallery

Tickets: Free but booking in advance required. Book Tickets online or contact Garter Lane Box Office: 051 855 038

Participants must bring their own acoustic guitar.


Best Foot Forward Dance Class


Best Foot Forward. Image Credit Keith Currams


Dance class for Older Movers (50yrs plus) in Waterford area.

Great movement to music along with tea/coffee provided.

Dates: Every Thursday

Time: 2.30- 4.30pm.

Venue: Garter Lane Studios, 5′ O Connell Street (up the staircase, beside Delaney’s Florist).

Enquiries: Dee Grant, Dance Artist in Residence – 086 8763552

Tickets: Spring Classes Book tickets online or contact Garter Lane Box Office: 051 855 038

Summer Classes from April 12th- 21st June Book tickets online or contact Garter Lane Box Office: 051 855 038

Salsa Classes- Spring 2018

Salsa Classes for Fitness and Fun!







No Fitness and Partner Required!

Dates: Every Thursday


8 – 9pm: SALSA For Beginners/Improvers (Men and Women)

9 -10pm: SALSA For Intermediate/Advanced (Men and Women)

Venue: Garter Lane Studios, 5 O’ Connell Street (up the staircase, beside Delaney’s Florist)

For bookings and queries, contact Tomas (Instructor):

087 38 46 671 /