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Africa Day 2022

Date 
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Location 
dlr County
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Join us in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown for Africa Day 2022, with celebrations running from 24th – 30th May.
We are delighted that Ola Majekodunmi is this year’s first Africa Day Ambassador for Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown!

'Under Surveillance'
by Tina Noonan, Film screening and panel discussion on Direct Provision
Tuesday 24th May | 2:30pm - 4:00pm |Studio Theatre, dlr LexIcon, Dún Laoghaire
Free event, booking via Eventbrite at dlr Libraries / librarybookings@dlrcoco.ie

Dublin South FM, 93.9FM - Africa Day Special
Wednesday 25th May, 1p.m – 3p.m hosted by DJ Tobi Tha Radio Guy!
A celebration of African Music, Poetry & Culture and interviews & highlights of local and national Africa Day events and celebrations. Tune in to 93.9FM!

Cooking from the Congo with Sephora!
YouTube Video of 3 delicious dishes introducing you to Congolese Cuisine
See dlrcc YouTube channel

Africa Day Soccer Tournament & Family Sports Day in Kilbogget Park, D18 W2T3
Saturday 28th May | 11am – 5p.m |Free entry and all welcome!
Organised by dlr Integration Forum with support of Cabinteely FC, dlrcc Parks, An Garda Síochána & DLR Sports Partnership

Africa Day Discussion Panel with young African Irish talent from Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown hosted by Ola Majekodunmi – including Aisha Bolaji, Karen Miano, Mercy Munyai, Joseph Ajayi, Kasim Ali Ahmed and Olamide Ojegbenro
Monday 30th May | 6.30p.m | Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Dún Laoghaire, Carriglea Building, Room C036
Free event, booking via Eventbrite at dlr Community / community@dlrcoco.ie

Call for participants for dlr African Portraits Exhibition
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, Social Inclusion Unit are looking for people from African countries or/and of African heritage living in dlr to take part in an African Portraits Exhibition – portraits taken by Peter Cavanagh Photography and to take part, contact community@dlrcoco.ie / 01 205 4893

More Info & Booking: Social Inclusion Unit, dlr County Council: community@dlrcoco.ie / 01 2054893

More information available here.

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