Gael Taca’s New Irish Language Centre
Cork's Irish language promotion organisation Gael Taca has just opened a new premises on Sullivan's Quay. The centre will act as an information centre for any business or person interested in using more Irish day-to-day as well as holding Irish conversation classes and other cultural events.
Gael Taca's centre, which was officially opened by acting Lord Mayor Seán Ó Ceallachair last Friday, will also have a range of books and gift merchandise on sale.
Gael Taca's new centre on Sullivan's Quay. Its directly in front of you as
you walk over Nano Nagle foot bridge from Grand Parade
Adrian Breathneach, Gael Taca PRO, is encouraging people of all ages and ability with the language to visit the centre.
"Whether you're fluent or only have the cúpla focal we would be delighted to have you as a Gael Taca member. The Irish language is not belong to politicians or any one organisation, it belongs to every Irish person regardless of their ability with it. We are looking for anyone interested in helping us promote the language to get in touch"
The group is heavily reliant on individual and business membership subscriptions, all of which go back into promoting the national language in Cork.
Annual individual membership is just 15 euro and an eight week course is just 85 euro both of which can be purchased at 22 Sullivan's Quay or online through PROC (no credit/laser card charges or extra admin charges!).
ALL FEES go back into promoting the Irish language.
For further info contact Áine on 021 4310841
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