Category archive: LOFT Youth Project

Make a Difference!  New Peer Mentors Group (15-18 year olds)

The LOFT (Learning Opportunities for Teens) are launching a new peer mentoring group. What are we looking for in a potential mentor? Young people who want to make a difference to their community, who are interested in helping others and would like to express their thoughts and opinions. The first meet up will be on…

We are delighted to announce… We have not one, but two incredible things happening for this year’s Culture Night!  Make Donegal Youth Service/The Loft, 16 – 18 Port Rd part of your Culture Night trail around the town.  Check out the details below, and see you all next Friday!  

Loft Multi Activity Summer Camp @ Ards & Falcarragh (videos)

It was a busy week for participants of the LOFT’s Multi Activity summer camp.  The first of this year’s Loft summer camps took place from the 3rd-7th of July. It was certainly a fun filled week of action packed activities which started the summer off with a bang!  You can see how they got on…

Summer Camps @ The Loft!

Book a Summer Camp @ The Loft Summer is fast approaching, even if it may not feel like it anymore since the first heat wave of the year has been replaced by what feels like constant rain.  Don’t let the weather get to you – book a Summer camp at The Loft and you’ll have…

Easter Activities @ The Loft

Easter Break At The Loft (Learning Opportunities For Teens) There is lots happening at The Loft (16-18 Port Rd, Letterkenny) over the Easter Break, so why not come down and get involved?  And sure if it’s raining you can pop in and relax, play some pool, air hockey, read a book or make some new…

No Hate Speech Movement

Do you know what it is?  Stay tuned!  

Worldwide Voices Group & The No Hate Speech Movement Ireland

Young people from the Worldwide Voices group of The Loft Letterkenny took part in music and photography workshops as part of the No Hate Speech Movement. They wrote and recorded this brilliant song to promote the campaign’s message.  Check out the video below!   Artist-in-Residence Currently we have artist Franck Saucian working with the Worldwide…

New books in the YIC/Loft!

One of the books available is ‘Asking For It’ by Irish author Louise O’Neill.  It is a Young Adult novel dealing with the issue of consent and the modern world.  The story is based in small town Ireland, in a close-knit community.  Described by the Irish Times as “brave, clever, provocative but relentless”.  Louise has won…

NEW group for girls @ The Loft!

New Group for Girls @ The Loft! There is a new group for young women aged 15-18 starting up in The Loft, Letterkenny soon.  The main focus of the group is on personal development, but there will also be some sessions on make up and skin care.  Spaces are limited so get in touch if…

ALL WELCOME FOR POLISH CULTURE EVENING AT DONEGAL YOUTH SERVICE

ALL WELCOME FOR POLISH CULTURE EVENING AT DONEGAL YOUTH SERVICE All nationalities, and ages are invited to attend the Polish Culture Evening at Donegal Youth Service from 6-9pm on Friday the 14th of October.  This social evening is just one of many events happening as part of Donegal County Council’s ‘One Donegal – Social Inclusion…

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