The Cathaoirleach of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, Councillor Úna Power released a’ Scéal Route ‘at Dundrum Collection with the children from second class at Balinteer Educate Together National School in preparation for the Cruinniú na nÓg children’s festival, which was hung on June 12, 2021.
The story featured at Dundrum is The Vanishing Lake by author and also illustrator Paddy Donnelly which informs a tale of mystical happenings at Lake Loughareema in Area Antrim which fascinate a local kid Meara.
Cruinniú na nÓg is a flagship initiative of the Creative Ireland Program’s Creative Youth Strategy to enable the imaginative possibility of children and youngsters. Ireland is the very first and only country on the planet to have a national day of complimentary creative thinking for youngsters and also youngsters under 18.
For additional information on this years celebration see cruinniu.creativeireland.gov.ie
(Picture by Peter Cavanagh)