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AMSA 2015 Conference Update

The Australian Men’s Shed Association 6th National Conference will be held at Newcastle Civic Precinct, New South Wales, Australia from the 17th to the 20th of October 2015. Full details can be found on the conference website.  The Conference Committee are seeking submissions from members of the Australian Men’s Shed Association (AMSA) or other interested parties to present during the …

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Wicklow Men’s Shed Power Tool Course.

What’s happening at Wicklow Men’s Shed these days? Currently some of the members are taking a certified power tool safety course which will allow them to be insured to use all the tools in the shed. Suzie will be in this week to progress the planting and gardening – hopefully this will progress to the Community Garden where we have a plot. …

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Northern Men’s Sheds Network

Over the past few months the Men’s Sheds in Northern Ireland have been working together and have developed their own website and social media presence. This is the link to their Facebook page and this is the link to their Twitter account  Here is an excerpt from their new website: northernirelandmenssheds.org [box type=”shadow” align=”aligncenter” ]The Northern Men’s Shed Network was set …

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Turning Point TV Documentary

The Irish Men’s Sheds Association, along with John Evoy, was featured on Turning Point.  This television documentary was filmed during the summer of 2012 on location in various Men’s Sheds across Ireland.  The production team visited several Sheds including the ones at Killarney, Tipperary Town, Armagh City, Blanchardstown in Dublin and Taghmon, Bannow and Enniscorthy in Co. Wexford.  Turning Point aired …

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Men’s Shed patron in Australia amazed by movement’s growth here

Noel Hickey in the Kilarney Men’s Shed An academic researcher who contributed significantly to the growth of the Men’s Shed movement in Australia — where it all began — has admitted to being highly impressed by the growth of the organisation in Ireland. The remarkable growth of the movement in Ireland in the past five years has been such that …

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Portumna Men’s Shed Quiz Night

 Portumna Men’s Shed is having a table Quiz on Friday the 27th March in the Arch House Pub Portumna beginning at 9.30 pm. We would appreciate your support.  087 093 2361 087 117 9881 portumnamensshed@gmail.com Address St. Brigids Road Portumna, Ireland Co. Galway, Ireland

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Priorswood & District Men’s Shed

Some of the activities we have participated in, in our Men’s Shed are. Photography, Genealogy, Local History, Gardening, Healthy Eating / Cooking, Walk & Talk, Specialized Painting, we plan to visit other Men’s Sheds and Visit the Titanic Museum, Guinness Hop Store, Glasnevin Graveyard, Dublin City Bus Tour and many more interesting activities.  Our aim is to improve the health …

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New Ross Men’s Shed

The New Ross Allotments group will hold their first meeting of the season in the New Ross Men’s Shed on Monday night 16th March at 7:30pm. All are welcome. contact 086 375 1057

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Portlaoise Men’s Shed Woodworking skills course

  On with the next project, Portlaoise Men’s Shed are looking for new members to join the group and participate in a woodworking skills course starting on tuesday 7th April and running for 10 weeks. The primary objective of the course is to provide training in the safe use of woodworking machinery and power tools. Some areas being covered bench …

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Bandon Men’s Shed Open Day.

 Bandon Men’s Shed is hosting an open day in the Bandon Men’s Shed, Weir Street, Bandon on Tuesday 17th March 2015, 12.noon to 4pm. Everybody is welcome. 087 753 2221   bandon@menssheds.ie  The Bandon Men’s Shed works towards a future where all men have the opportunity to improve and maintain their health and well-being by participating in a community Men’s Shed.