Programme of Kerry events to take place during Adult Learners’ Festival

AontasA programme of events for Kerry has been launched by AONTAS, the National Adult Learning Organisation, set to take place during the tenth annual Adult Learners’ Festival. The events – running from February 22nd to 27th – include a mature student peer mentor lunch at IT Tralee. A talk for adult literacy learners – regarding the historical records of 1916 in Killarney and Killorglin – will be hosted in Killarney Library. An awards ceremony will honour a group of Traveller women on their completion of the Experiential Taster Programme in cookery. Pre-election, AONTAS issued a call for all adults to have equal access to education that meets their needs and is calling on adult learners in Kerry to raise this with local candidates.