Calendar of Upcoming Events
February 16-March 6
Free CPD sessions to support Engineers Week in 4 locations around Ireland: Cork, Dublin, Galway and Kilkenny
March 1-16 13:30, 14:00
For Seachtain na Gaeilge 2017 BCO hosts weekday planetarium shows and heritage tours of Blackrock Castle in Irish.
Faoi na Réaltaí is a series of workshops, tours and planetarium shows offered in Irish.
March 4-16 10:00 - 13:00
Engineers Week Events for Primary Students
March 5 12:00 - 13:30
Now FULL, bookings for April 2 being taken.
March 6 16.00 - 18.00
Celebrate Tree Week with a free Tree Walk and Moon Watch and take a closer look at Earth’s tree cover from Space
April 5-7 various times
FREE, drop-in events for all ages during Lifelong Learning Festival
April 11-18 11:00 - 12:30
“Egg”ineers will test their craft by launching it off the Dome Tower of the Castle with a real (raw) egg inside. WILL THE EGGS SURVIVE?!
June 26-August 25
Space is coming to Ireland! Cork Institute of Technology and Blackrock Castle Observatory play host to the International Space University’s exciting Space Studies Program (SSP) 2017.
July 10-21 9:30 - 12:30 daily
Week long Space camp for 7-9 year olds or 10-12 year olds