4th - 7th  October 2018

Sult na Sollán is a community group that was set-up back in 2009 to promote Irish music, culture and the Irish language in Sallins, North Co. Kildare. We host trad music sessions every month, occasional singing sessions, we run regular Irish language classes for adults, we host a "bricfeasta as Gaeilge" event every Saturday morning and we run special events from time to time, including workshops for all age groups and the occasional  road trip!

Irish Trad session every monthCiorcal Comhrá & Irish Language Classes

We host a trad sessions a month in Sallins each month with additional sessions on special occasions. There are four trad groups that play regularly in Salllins - Sult , Spraoi, Fonn Nua and our youth group, Sult Óg.


Open sessions - We have a monthly open session in the Railway Inn on the third Friday of the month featuring musicians from our local groups. Other musicians and singers are always welcome to join in in our sessions.


 See  www.sultnasollan.ie for details

Also, keeo an eye on www.facebook.com/sultnasollan

Gach maidin Shathairn, buaileann daoine, idir óg agus aosta, le chéile i mbialann Alice’s i Nás na Ríogh chun Gaeilge a labhairt. Bíonn comhrá is comhluadar den scoth ann - bíonn fáilte roimh dhaoine nua i gcónaí. Buail isteach - beidh fáilte romhat!!


Sult na Sollán run two terms of Irish language classes for adults each year, starting in mid-September and in mid-January. The classes are held every Wednesday between 8- 9.00pm in Sallins National School

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The highlight of our annual calendar is the Féile na Sollán Irish traditional festival which we host every October. The festival includes a concert, lots of trad sessions, singing sessions, Irish trad music master classes, a céilí, a school competition, traditional workshops and sean nós dancing. Amongst the Irish language events we run a PopUp Gaeltacht event, arts & crafts for children, “bricfeasta as Gaeilge”, a family show, and storytelling for young children. Bígí linn!


Gaeilge Imeachtaí / Events

Sult na Sollán organise special events during the course of the year. Recent events include sean nós dancing / céilí dancing workshops and family trad sessions in Sallins. As well as that, we run Irish language tours from time to time, to different places of interest in Leinster such as Brú na Bóinne/Newgrange, Co. Meath, Glasnevin Cemetery, Leinster House, Croke Park, Aviva Statium and more.


Pleanáil Teanga - Language Planning

Sult na Sollán’s Irish language committee are working on a language plan to promote the Irish language through Co. Kildare! This is an ambitous and challenging undertaking but we are hopeful that we will publish a five year langaueg plan for 2019 - 2024 during Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018.

Má tá spéis agat cabhrú linn, bheadh míle fáilte romhat. Cuir nóta chugainn ag gaeilge@sultnasollan.ie


Singing/Poetry Sessions

A new additional to our event schedule, we host a singing session in Sallins from time to time. You will often hear a poetry recital also. It is an open session, usually held on the first Friday of the month..


New singers are always welcome - ay language, any style…you will be most welcome.


The singing sessions are hosted upstairs in the Bridgewater Inn.

- register for our monthly newsletter at www.sultnasollan.ie

- Keep an eye on www.facebook.com/sultnasollan

Seachtain na Gaeilge

Tá coiste speisialta ag Sult na Sollán i mbun féile áitiúil a eagrú do Sheachtain na Gaeilge i gceantar na Sollán/Nás na Ríogh.

Bímid ag obair le grúpaí eile sa cheantar go bhfuil spéis acu imeachtaí a eagrú. Bhí breis is fiche imeacht againn i rith Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018 agus bhí an-craic ag na daoine a ghlac páirt iontu.


Má spéis agat cabhrú linn, bheadh míle fáilte romhat. Cuir nóta chugainn ag gaeilge@sultnasollan.ie