The Adult Learners’ Festival 2014 (24th February - 1st March) is a nationwide celebration of adult learning, which marks the achievements of adult learners, showcases and promotes the work of adult education providers. As part of the celebration, there is an information stand on display at the Kilrush Public Library which highlights the various courses available to all individuals including Adult Basic Education Services together with Community Care, Business Studies, Childcare, Food Production. Noteworthy local events which are taking place during the festival are a ‘Getting Ready for Spring’ workshop on Wednesday 26th February at the Vandeleur Walled Garden, Kilrush, from 10am - 1 pm. In addition, there is a Woodwork/DIY workshop on Thursday 27th February at the Adult Education Centre, Cooraclare Road, Kilrush from 2 - 4pm. Contact 065 9052131 for further details.