Sustainable Skerries

Last Wednesday (18 May 2022), Dave Goulson, the author of the Sunday Times bestseller Silent Earth: Averting the Insect Apocalypse, joined Sustainable Skerries online for a fascinating talk on insects. We...

A proverb says:It will never rain apples. If we want apples, we must plant trees first. Introducing: The Ballast Pit Triangle Open Orchard! Come plant some trees with us (Sustainable Skerries...

Some 30 adults and 20 children got together today, Saturday 12 February 2022, to plant 16 fruit and 4 nut trees. Not only did they get those 20 holes dug and...

Bulb planting party A big Thank You to all those who turned up for the first Skerries Open Orchards Project Work Party today, 19 December, in the Kelly’s Bay Open Orchard!...

Aoife Munn

How can we make our gardens more bee-friendly? This talk for Skerries residents will give you some great ideas!

Gardening is about so much more than gardening! All of you who are seasoned gardeners know that, and those of us newer to the area got a glimpse of this during...

Committee member Tamara is compiling a list for a Sustainable Shopping Guide for Skerries. There are so many good places, so many eco-friendly ways to shop – only people aren’t aware...

Recently, Darina Allen was in town! Well, she was here virtually on Wed 24 June 2020 and talked to over fifty Skerries residents in a web event organised by us here...

It would be fair to say that most of us these days acknowledge that bees are in trouble; most of us also realise that if bees are in trouble we will...

An online evening with Darina Allen and Karen Power: 24 June 2020, 7 p.m. via Zoom. There is so much talk about food, nutrition, agriculture, the environment, our climate, our health…...