Social Programmes

Social / Cultural, Workshops 

Suitable for Adults, adolescents & Children

1hr sessions – strictly booking only

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Our Holly’s Social programs strive to create socialization for “ALL” while encouraging emotional competence by increasing empathy with our Irish rescues.  

We also promote our Go Green  / Creature consciousness community through the development of our:

  • Animal Education & care programmes /workshops
  • Green prescription initiative 
  • Cultural Skills & workshops which include Stone Masonry & horticulture

Our charities Intervention components include: A Creature, back to Nature, Go Green community  which focuses on  developing our Creature consciousness, organic growing, cottage industry, back to nature, cultural skills, social skills & holistic programmes.

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If planning to engage in one of our many workshops our charity request your group engage in a simple fund-raising project in order to enhance the lives of our many rescues! 

However if fundraising does not suit your programme or group then a donation of €10 per person hr is suggested. 

As a charity all team building project donations will go towards the upkeep of our rescues.

DONATE HORSESuggested donation 10 Euro per person –  Fundraising Ideas

 If interested in participating please Email:-Elaine:  hollyscharity@hotmail.com  

 

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aloe bev larryEducation programmes / Animal welfare care 

Stable / barn Management 

 

  • Introduction – Tea/ Coffee
  • Health & Safety around horses
  • Stable management – Removing horse, Mucking out stable, renewing stable bedding
  • Horse grooming – Identifying brushes, right brush for job, platting tail & main
  • Basic tack used
  • Tea/ Coffee Break (Packed lunch must be brought along)

This project will include hands on care and maintenance of an animal & its stable.

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As a third generation stone mason, Joe’s workshops will support you becoming skilled in this traditional Irish art. 

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Stone Masonry: Creating Farm walls & Garden features:

1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

  •  Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of materials
  • Construction
  • Tea / Coffee for lunch

(Packed lunch must be brought along)

This team building project will include designing & building agricultural stone walls, & a garden features
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STONE GARDEN FIREPLACEStone Masonry; Supporting Building a Stone fireplace: 1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

 

 

 

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of materials
  • Construction
  • Tea / Coffee for lunch

(Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This team building project will include supporting building a stone garden or indoor fireplace this display will be named after your team building group and used to enhance the charity garden, for use by our many visitors.

 

ntp_garden101014_14001170_8colOrganic growing programme: 1hr sessions –  (Attendance Certificate Provided)

 

 

  • Introduction – Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around the Garden
  • Garden Tools
  • Garden Plan
  • Garden project
  • Border planting & maintenance
  • Tea/ Coffee Break (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This team building project will include replacing a large flower bed in our sensory garden constructed in Wood with a permanent natural stone surround or taking part in on-going planned garden landscaping projects)

 

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rabbit hutchDesigning & Building a Chicken Run: 1hr sessions (attendance certificate provided )

 

 

 

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction of Run

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

 (This project will include designing and building a Chicken Run, the run may then be used for our rescue chickens or a donation may be obtained for it and donated in your teams name to our rescue horses feed & care program)

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RABBIT PADDesigning & Building a rabbit hutch: 1hr sessions attendance certificate provided

 

 

  •  Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction of Hutch

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This  project will include designing and building a rabbit hutch, the hutch may then be used for our rescue rabbits or a donation may be obtained for it and donated in your teams name to our rescue horses feed & care program)

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contemporary-outdoor-pots-and-plantersDesigning & Building a wooden hanging basket: 1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This project will include designing and building a wooden hanging basket & planting it out, the window box may then be used at the charity or a donation may be obtained for it and donated in your teams name to our rescue horses feed & care program)

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RABBIT HOUSEDesigning & Building a Bird Feeder: 1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This project will include designing and building a bird feeder the bird feeder may then be used at the charity or a donation may be obtained for it and donated in your teams name to our rescue horses feed & care program)

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untitledDesigning & Building a flower window box: 1hr session       

(attendance certificate provided )

 

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This team building project will include designing and building a flower window box & planting it out, the window box may then be used at the charity or a donation may be obtained for it and donated in your teams name to our rescue horses feed & care program)

 

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-font-b-Wood-b-font-Retro-do-old-Square-font-b-Flower-b-font-PotsDesigning & Building a Garden Planter: 1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This project will include designing and building a garden planter & planting it out, the planter may then be used at the charity or a donation may be obtained for it and donated in your teams name to our rescue horses feed & care program)

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STONE WALLING CIRCLEDesigning & Building a Garden Display 1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along

(This project will include designing and building a garden display & planting it out, the display will be named after your team building group and used to enhance the charity garden, for use by our many visitors.

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John BirdsallDesigning & Building a Bespoke Garden Bed: 1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

  •  Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around tools
  • Choosing construction design
  • Preparation of wood & materials
  • Construction

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This team building project will include designing; building & planting out, a garden bed this display will be named after your team building group and used to enhance the charity garden, for use by our many visitors.

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GENIO EVENT PHOTOS PLUS 977Planting out for our Polly tunnels : 1hr session (attendance certificate provided ) 

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around planting
  • Choosing plants for propagation
  • Seeding out

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This project will include seeding ready for planting out in the Polly tunnels these young plants will then be used to enhance the charity garden, for use by our many visitors, or a donation sought for the charity.

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Caring for our Polly tunnels : 1hr session (attendance certificate provided )

 

  • Introduction Tea / Coffee
  • Health & Safety around planting
  • Choosing plants for planting
  • Planting out
  • Weeding

Tea / Coffee for lunch (Packed lunch must be brought along)

(This project will include planting out in our Polly tunnels and all plants will then be used to enhance the charity garden, for use by our many visitors, or a donation sought for the charity.

 

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Holly’s Social activities also include our Art / relaxation experience: 1hr session

 

This program includes a group partaking in art which is carried out in our relaxed meditation environment, must be experienced to appreciate the peace & tranquility.

 

At Holly’s Charity, we can design a bespoke team building program for your group, so please do not hesitate to email us regarding this service:

 

We can also divide your group to partake in an eco-project or Equine experience in order that they receive a more intense and dedicated group experience.

Email: Elaine – hollyscharity@hotmail.com

 

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EQUINE ASSISTED LEARNING PROGRAM

WELCOME TO HOLLY’S EQUINE TRAINING PROGRAM!

In order to enter into our Holly’s riding experience which includes trekking & camping weekends

all individuals must complete certificates in first three levels below

(1hr sessions / 6wk block – per level)

Min group 8 / max 10 (All activities are carried out only in a group setting)

Plus have achieved a suitable level on horseback.

SLIDE EQUINE - CONFIDENCE BUILDER

 

SLIDE STABLE MANAGEMENT

SLIDE EQUINE HORSE CARE

SLIDE RIDING EXPEREINCE

SLIDE CAMPING OUT