Recreation

In this section, find entries about where to play in Bray (and the surrounding areas).



Friends in deed
Friends in Deed is a befriending service for people with learning disabilities. It is a part of Sunbeam House Services.
 
Lakers Sports and Recreational Club
Bray_Lakers_banner-shortLakers is a Sports, Social and Recreation club for children and adults with learning, physical and mental health disabilities in North Wicklow and South Dublin.
 
Mermaid Arts Centre

Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre exists to enrich the communities of county Wicklow by encouraging and providing the best artistic experiences as a leading centre for the arts in Ireland.

The centre presents an ambitious programme of performance including innovative dance, spellbinding theatre, cutting edge music and art-house cinema.

Mermaid Arts Centre serves a population of 115,000 people and aims to act as a platform for local artistic groups providing them with a performance space.

Mermaid Arts Centre is fully wheelchair accessible.

For further information see: www.mermaidartscentre.ie

 
Music Together

Based in Greystones, Music Together provides opportunities for people with special needs and physical disabilities, alongside non-disabled participants, to develop skills and ambitions in music and related performing arts.

Workshops

Music Together regularly facilitates workshops. These are designed to be accessible for people with a disability, and to bring out the performer in everyone. The workshops usually take place over several days or a number of weekly sessions and always end in a performance. The students play their own newly composed tunes embracing a rich variety of personal influences.

The workshops are led by qualified professional tutors with a wide experience of public performance plus experience of working with people with physical disabilities. The performances are designed to attain the highest possible standard with the support of the tutors.

 
The workshops cover:

Relaxation/ice breakers
Voice workouts
Body percussion
Percussion on instruments
Composition
Movement
Song writing
Music technology
Final rehearsal

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Swimming pools

The swimmingpools in Bray and Greystones are fully accessible.

 
Therapeutic Riding

Therapeutic riding at Festina Lente helps children with special needs increase physical skills, social skills and communication skills.

 
Toddler Groups

Wicklow County Childcare Committee has a list of toddler groups in Bray and around Wicklow.

 


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