Look after YOURSELF

Look after YOURSELF

Every day we are reminded how important it is take care of our health. We have a selections of events throughout Cavan and Monaghan that helps us protect our well being.


Finding great ways to save money with smaller energy Bills and SAVE the PLANET at the same time? Science is a WINNER !
Smarter than your PHONE?

Smarter than your PHONE?

Upgrade, IOS, Android, WiFi, Pinktooth, SMS, TXT, LOL . . . the language of mobile phones needs it's own translation! Smartphone Classes coming soon.

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Science Festival Steering Committee

Welcome to the 2018 Cavan/Monaghan Science Festival

Save the Dates!! Save the Dates!!

Cavan Monaghan Science Festival 2018 will take place 10th - 24th November Programme will be released soon....In the meantime, have a read at this great article about Why Science Education is for Life, and at our Festival we want to inspire everyone to get more involved and interested in science all around us...


 A regional Festival celebrating, exploring and promoting the wonders of science, technology, engineering arts and maths (STEAM) in our everyday lives. This year the festival will take place from 10th-24th November across the two counties.

The festival is a Monaghan County Council and Cavan County Council initiative in partnership with Cavan Monaghan ETB, and generously funded by Science Foundation Ireland.

2016 was our inaugural year, with over 145 events and approximately 9000 participants from preschool children to adults attending across the two counties.

We will have some of the best national and international scientists, researchers, speakers, creators and artists to take you on a new road of discovery.

From the science of superheroes to nanotechnology, science behind baking to Crime Scene Investigation, wonders of the cosmos, water for wellness to the mystery of food labelling or try your hand at coding, podcasting, 3D cad, lego storyland, to dealing with serious topics such as cancer, HPV, autism and dementia. We hope you enjoy our festival of discovery, learning and fun!

Booking Essential

We have a wide selection of events here in Co. Cavan. Our science festival events were a great success last year. Places are limited so, make sure you book a place in the events you are interested in.  We use Eventbrite Ticket booking system which will require that you register your email address in order that receive the Electronic ticket. If you do not have an email address or you would prefer not to register, come down to your local Library and we will be able to assist you get a ticket.

How to use this site

All events are primarily categorised by Location, You have chosen the Co Cavan Location. On the Right hand side of the screen you can click a town name that will show only events in that town. We have also added the ability to qualify your search by Subject Matter, for instance,  we have many events that can be referred to be about "Health" in subject matter. If you are browsing any health event,  all health events will be shown when you click the button "Health" below the ticket. This search result will show all "Health" related events in both counties Cavan and Monaghan

Download Our Cavan Brochure

Click the Download link here to open our PDF of Co. Cavan Events should you need a copy for offline viewing. Please remember that in this website all events are current. We promote a no print option if at all possible as our brochure is available in all libraries in the Cavan/Monaghan Area.

The Science of Meditation

Jampa Ling | Bawnboy | Co. Cavan. |

Join Joy O'Reilly from Sligo and local Geopark Guide Desmond Gough to learn about the benefits and reasons why meditation is so helpful to us in our everyday lives

Psychology of How to Dress for Success

Johnston Central Library | Farnham Street | Cavan Lunch time talk, 14th Nov 1-2pm

This talk is about the psychology behind why we wear and what we wear. How does what we wear makes us feel!

Cavan Science Family Fun Day

Virginia Show Centre

No booking required – but come early to guarantee entry to workshops and shows. A fun Filled Family Day

Science in your area

2018 is the third year of Cavan Monaghan Science Festival, which is led by Monaghan County Council in partnership with Cavan County Council. A week-long festival will take place across the two counties with events taking place in locally for everyone to take part in

  • libraries
  • museums
  • schools
  • community centres
  • art centres
  • Or your location

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Get in Touch Cavan

Telephone: (049) 437 8506 
Email: sciencefestival@cavancoco.ie
Website: www.cavanmonaghansciencefestival.ie

Johnston Central Library, Farnham Centre,
Farnham St. Cavan

Get in Touch Monaghan

Telephone: (047) 74700 
Email: sciencefestival@monaghancoco.ie
Website: www.cavanmonaghansciencefestival.ie

The Library, 98 Avenue,
Clones, Co. Monaghan