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Pizza and Poetry with TASK: Mental Health Week in Kilkenny

Date posted: 29 September 2017

TASK (Training and Support Kilkenny) is a full time rehabilitative training programme for adults. To celebrate Mental Health Week 2017, TASK and the Involvement Centre are hosting an afternoon of music and poetry on 8 October in the gardens of the Auxiliary Hospital on Wolfe Tone Street. 

TASK is part of the Kilkenny mental health service. The programme helps people to improve and maintain mental wellbeing, develop coping strategies and self-care skills, and primarily to regain confidence. The Auxiliary Hospital on Wolfe Tone Street is home to a new redesigned recovery garden, art studios and exhibition space.

Sunday 8 October | 3 – 6 pm | Auxiliary Hospital, Wolfe Tone Street

An afternoon of music and poetry in the beautiful surroundings of the hospital gardens and an opportunity to visit the gallery with work produced by TASK’s resident artists. Refreshments and pizza from our new outdoor stone-fired oven will be served.

Wednesday 4 October – Thursday 12 October | 10am – 3pm daily | Auxiliary Hospital

Featuring up cycled furniture, jewellery and textile pieces.

These events are free and are open to all.

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