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‘Three Muses: exploring art and identity’, a joint programme from three Limerick museums to inspire primary school pupils to explore visual art

An innovative arts programme for primary schools is launching this month, bringing together three Limerick cultural institutions: The Hunt Museum, Limerick City Gallery of Art and Limerick Museum. Pupils from schools across Limerick will discover the three collections through workshops and activities, developing their confidence and understanding in visual art, while exploring the theme of identity across the collections.


Christmas is coming as Light Up Limerick will kickstart a month of festive fun across Limerick

The magic of Christmas will descend on Limerick's O'Connell Street on Sunday 17 November when the Christmas lights are officially switched on. Limerick is gearing up for the festive season with the now traditional Light Up Limerick event expected to attract thousands of people onto the streets of city centre on Sunday 17 November to see the Christmas lights being turned on.


Major step forward for revitalised Limerick Public Participation Network

A major step forward has been taken for the revitalised Limerick Public Participation Network (PPN) with the election of a new Secretariat. The Secretariat is now responsible for overseeing the process of receiving nominations from PPN members to go forward for election to sit on Strategic Policy Committees (SPCs) of Limerick City and County Council.