With rolling fields, magical forests, crystal clear lakes and beautiful gardens - North Westmeath is an ideal place to reconnect your soul with nature.
23nov11:00 amMeditation With KarinaThe Purple Raven Gallery will host a meditation with Karina Buckley.
The Purple Raven Gallery will host a meditation with Karina Buckley. These are always popular! Donation box towards teas, coffees and Karina’s time.
(Saturday) 11:00 am
Purple Raven Art Gallery & Craft Centre
24nov4:00 pmCommunity Chant & ChatCommunity Chant is a space for meditation and relaxation, healing energy, fun, love, community spirit, music, chanting, movement and relaxation followed by tea and chats.
Community Chant is a space for meditation and relaxation, healing energy, fun, love, community spirit, music, chanting, movement and relaxation followed by tea and chats.
Benefits include reducing stress and anxiety,
(Sunday) 4:00 pm
Butterfly Cottage Retreat
30nov11:00 amDrumming CircleSend prayers and intentions out on the heartbeat of the drum.
Send prayers and intentions out on the heartbeat of the drum. The gallery has plenty of drums and rattles for you to borrow. New faces always welcome. Donation box towards
Experience the magic of the medieval abbey at Fore. Follow a woodland trail and discover further treasures hidden in the Irish countryside.
The crystal clear waters of Lough Lene are the perfect habitat for all kinds of wildlife.
Walk through the grounds of a working priory and see a life-size recreation of the stations of the cross, before spending some time in the meditation garden.
Take a gentle stroll through the largest planted beech forest in Ireland.
Wander through acres of beautifully maintained gardens and park-lands.
They provide a pocket map with two loops and I would recommend doing the longer one as it really doesn't take all day. You could do it all in an hour and a half at a leisurely pace. - Tullynally
Steeped in history, the Franciscan Friars have been here for 750 years. The restored abbey is beautiful in its simplicity. The gardens are wonderful and tranquil. - Multyfarnham Friary
There is a lovely 3.5km walk from the abbey ruins, taking you past woodland and fields and which brings you back to the village. - Fore
Wheelchair accessible. A great place for a few moments quiet contemplation, and for some emotive photography. - Multyfarnham Friary