Events Coming Up

For your diary!  Please note the following events which are taking place.  All are welcome where noted :

Tuesday 12th June – Balsam pull
Balsam Pull  and River Clean on the River Nore,  meet at Ossory  pedestrian bridge at 7.00 pm. email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 for further  details, all are welcome.

Next regular clean up Saturday 16th   June    meet 10am  in car park in front of Woodies at   ring road end, Tea ~Coffee after!  All are welcome.  Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to get details of our clean  up.

Wednesday  20th June – Environmental action in conjunction with Lions Club  (could be painting, cleaning, weeding).  meet 7pm  at Johns Green.  All are welcome.  Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to get details of the event.

Next  Environmental action (could be painting, cleaning, weeding).  to be announced shortly   All are welcome.  Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to get details of the event.

Next KKB Meeting:   takes place on  Thursday 21st  June     7.30 pm  City Hall, High street, Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to get details, all are welcome.

To confirm participation in our environmental projects or to make inquiries about the same contact KKB Enviromental Officer Pat Boyd 0879717206, email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 for further  details  or just turn up on the day.

Sunday the 27th May – Biodiversity Week – Dawn Chorus
Kilkenny castle – successful event undertaken, met at 4.30am, lead by  Mr Pat Durkin of Birdwatch Ireland.

  • Meeting point was the Arch (Wooden Gate) at 4:30am with Pat Durkin from BirdWatch Ireland, leading the way!
  • this was a FREE event to see and hear the vast variety of birds and view the most interesting flowers and pollinators especially at the wildflower meadows in the peace and quietness of the early morning

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Saturday the 19th May – National award winner 2017 celebration at Birdhill. 

KKB attended the celebrations in Birdhill. Congratulation on a great day to the Birdhill Committee.

Fantastic painting and clean up, in conjunction with Lions Club   took  place on  Thursday  10th May, many thanks to all who took part!

KKB AGM 2018:   took place on  Thursday 15th March     7.30 pm  City Hall, High street.

South East Regional Awards:   Took place Monday  20th November  7 pm  Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh.  Kilkenny City received a prestigious Gold Medal and also a national County award.

National Tidy Towns awards 2017 Dublin.  This took place on Monday the 21st September in Dublin.

Annual KKB Kilkenny City Awards 2017:   Took place  on the 7th  November 2017. Attendance  was by invitation.  Details of the event and  award results are  posted.







Ongoing City enhancement on daily basis:  City enhancement works take place regularly, it could be painting, cleaning,  trimming, planting…. and more!  Why not work to  improve our City, !   Email us at [email protected]  or ring  086-1075532 to get details of our next activity /event.

Note: The above listed events based on information available at the time of organising the event. If you intend to travel to an event please check if there have been any changes to venue are time prior to travelling.