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IPPN Conference

This week GAP are at the IPPN Conference in Citywest. Exhibiting at stand A3, make sure to pay the team a visit in the Education Expo if you are attending! They will be armed with information on all of our primary school workshops including Discover Primary Science and Maths (DPSM) accredited workshops, Water Explorer and […]

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Reaching TY

Last week the GAP Team joined an inspiring list of speakers at TY Ireland’s Reaching TY conference in The CHQ Building.                     And when your coffee break is on-brand you’re on track for a great afternoon!               With some guidance […]

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SUSTAINABILITY ACTIONS IN THE HOME

SUSTAINABILITY ACTIONS IN THE HOME There is no doubt that Climate Change is the single greatest threat facing humanity at the moment. But there are very simple sustainability actions we can each take in our home to make an impact. We live in an increasingly uncertain world and at times it can seem like its […]

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The Yoga of Sustainable Energy

YogaHub hosted a charity yoga event in The CHQ Building on Saturday 7th Janurary from 10am-1pm Lead by Michael Ryan, this 90 minute Bowspring Yoga practice focused on the Art of Sustainable Energy. Followed by a discussion with the GAP team on ways to reduce your Carbon Footprint at home. All proceeds went to Global Action Plan CLG.     […]

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Global School of the Week!

We have some exciting news! One of our fantastic Water Explorer schools has been chosen as Global School of the Week! The Donahies Community School started their watery journey mid-October and since then they have completed 4 challenges. Starting with their creative “Food Files” display, as part of the Fair Trading challenge, they completed the […]

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WINTER GARDENING TIPS

Sharon our horticulturist and community garden leader has some great tips to nourish and protect your garden and crops this winter.                   WINTER VEGETABLES TO PLANT It’s almost…but not quite too late to plant some winter vegetables. Garlic, onions and broad beans are Sharon’s recommendations! When planting garlic […]

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Winter Wreath Workshop

MATERIALS: Sharon brought a decadent selection of materials for today’s workshop – from dried fruits and spices, to foliage and berries from the VM Community Garden.         WORK IN PROGRESS:     FRESH WINTER WREATHS:

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Let’s Talk Science – Science Week 2016

    The Lets Talk Science Festival was an incredible end to Science Week 2016! Now that all of the test-tubes, microscopes and dry ice have been carefully stored away, what did we learn this ScienceWeek? DRY ICE: Frozen CO2 is one of the few substances that skips the liquid state and transforms from a […]

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