SATURDAY 28 October

10:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m
Morning Session

1:00 p.m – 2.00 p.m

2:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m
Evening Session

9:00 p.m – 11:00 p.m
Optional Stories/music
location to be confirmed

SUNDAY 29 October

10:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m
Morning Session

1:00 p.m – 2.00 p.m

2:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m
Evening Session

6:30 p.m – ….. p.m
Dinner in a restaurant on the island
location to be confirmed

MONDAY 30 October

9:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m
Morning Session

1:00 p.m – whenever p.m
Optional Island Walk

4:00 p.m
More ferries, Monday morning at 7:15 a.m or 9:00 a.m

Tuesday 9:00am or 4:00pm

Open to all but limited to c. 16: A fun yet heuristic opportunity for aspiring storytellers, practicing storytellers, teachers of all levels, librarians, social workers, politicians, actors , priests, publicans. . .

When Applying


€200 = €150 for the course plus a non-refundable €50 registration fee

Lunch on Saturday and Sunday will be served at cost  for €10 per meal, and a special banquet for all held Sunday night will also be extra, price (and location) yet to be determined.



email Michel (michschell followed by to book a place

€50 registration fee due on booking
Workshop fee due by October 1st 2017



1. Send an email to michschell ( complete the address with ““).

2. You will receive an email-confirmation that you have been placed on the registration-list on a first-come first-serve basis.

3. Make sure to pay the non-refundable registration fee within *two weeks* of your email confirmation. Please note that if you have not paid your registration fee within these two weeks, we may no longer be able to guarantee your place.

4. Once all places on the workshop have been filled, we will keep your name on a reserve list through which you may still obtain a place should someone cancel.

*Note: the workshop fee can also be paid in one go with the registration fee at the time of registering *


Usually a gang of us stay in the Hostel, where we can make our own breakfast’s and dinner’s. Email Cape Clear Hostel directly to book a place. Prior booking is best:

Eileen Leonard has a B&B (close to Chucks house, that will now be a 20 min walk to the new venue for our workshop ). Call to book: +353 (0)28 39160

Workshops will be held in the Holiday houses close to North Harbour. There is an opportunity for people to stay there, so if  up to 6 people would like to club together you could rent a house, one en-suite double room and two twin rooms. Please contact Mary O Drisceoil 0044 7553359596. Please organize this amongst your selves.


Ferry Information

The ferry leaves from Baltimore Harbour and takes 45-minutes to cross. €16 return

You must arrive the night before in order to make the 10:00am workshop schedule for Saturday.

Friday the 27th sailings are at 11am or 5.30pm


Leaving Cape Clear on Monday your sailing options are:

7:15 a.m
9:00 a.m

For more info click HERE.