Oscailt Oifigiúil – Official Opening

The Official Opening of Scoil Acla takes place on the Monday of Summer School week.

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The Summer School is officially opened each year by an invited guest. It is a relatively informal event with plenty of music, singing and dancing after the opening. Some of our past guests and dignitaries who have opened our summer school in the past include former President of Ireland Mary Robinson, Current President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins, former Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Ciarán Mac Mathúna, Labhrás Ó Murchú, Eamon Ó Cuív TD, An tOllamh Tomás Ó Concheanainn, Pádraig Ó Raghallaigh, Dr. James White, Tom Kenny, Ted Williams, Matt Molloy, Cathal Goan, Sean Potts, John McGahern, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, Harry Bradshaw, Mary Cloake, Dr. Katie Sweeney, John F.Deane, Padraig Ó hAoláin, Áine Hensey, Peadar Ó Riada, Tommy Peoples, Piaras Ó Raghallaigh, Micheál Ó Suilleabhái, Grace Toland and Neansaí Ní Choisdealbha.

 

Tús maith leath na hoibre’ (A good start is half the work)

Osclaíodh an Scoil Samhraidh go hoifigiúil gach bliain. Is imeacht réasúnta neamhfhoirmiúil é le go leor ceoil, amhránaíochta agus damhsa tar éis an oscailt. I measc na n-aíonna agus na daoine uasghrádúla a d’oscail ár scoil samhraidh san am atá caite bhí iar-Uachtarán na hÉireann Máire Mhic Roibín, Uachtarán Reatha na hÉireann, Micheál D. Ó hUiginn, iar-Taoiseach Éanna Ó Coinnigh, Ciarán Mac Mathúna, Labhrás Ó Murchú, Eamon Ó Cuív TD, An tOllamh Tomás Ó Concheanainn, Pádraig Ó Raghallaigh, an Dr. James White, Tomás Ó Coinnigh, Ted Williams, Matt Molloy, Cathal Goan, Sean Potts, John McGahern, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, Harry Bradshaw, Mary Cloake, An Dr. Cáit Nic Suibhne, John F.Deane, Padraig Ó hAoláin, Áine Hensey, Peadar Ó Riada, Tommy Peoples, Piaras Ó Raghallaigh, Micheál Ó Suilleabháin, Grace Toland agus Neansaí Ní Choisdealbha.

Tús maith leath na hoibre’ (A good start is half the work)