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Festina Lente

COVID19 ANNOUNCEMENT 

Festina Lente Garden Centre and Equestrian Learning Centre is open. In line with Government guidelines, Festina Lente Equestrian Learning Centre can recommence term riding lessons and private children’s lessons for riders who can ride independently, from the 26th of April.   We can be contacted on bookings@festinalente.ie for further information. Our garden centre is also open where we have a large range of plants and seeds for sale.  We would ask that all visitors and returning friends to Festina Lente comply with the one-way system put in place and wear masks in all enclosed spaces. Thank you for your continued support and understanding with the changes we have had to make during this Coronavirus pandemic. We look forward to seeing you all and staying safe.

All of our manure is now sold. 

Please check our website and on our other social media platforms for details on when manure sales will recommence.  We are expecting this to be in July 2021.  Do make sure that you visit our garden centre where we have a vast range of plants and seeds for your garden. Thanks for your ongoing support of our charity”.

Events in Festina Lente

OPEN JOB VACANCY – EQUESTRIAN COACH (FULL TIME)

OPEN JOB VACANCY – EQUESTRIAN COACH (FULL TIME)

OPEN JOB VACANCY FESTINA LENTE MISSION STATEMENT Festina Lente provides a unique range of equestrian and horticultural activities, training, recreational events and employment services with a strong emphasis on social inclusion, choice and personal development. The...

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Equestrian Centre Helper Programme

Equestrian Centre Helper Programme

The Equestrian Centre Stable Management Programme is designed to educate children aged between 12 years and 18 years old in a number of areas of equine care and stable management. The Programme is usually run during school holidays over a number of days and covers the...

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Educational Helper Programme

Educational Helper Programme

The riding school is currently running the Educational Helper Programme. The Educational Helper Programme is on every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9.00-1.00 throughout the summer. The next EHP session available is the 21st of July. It is higly recommended to...

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Call for Young People

Call for Young People

Calling all young people who are in Secondary School and want to help 6th class students with the big move from primary to secondary school. A Lust For Life are looking for secondary school students to send them in your one minute tale of “tips and advice for...

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Volunteers needed for our Outreach and EAL Programmes

We are searching for some superstars to assist us with our important work with our outreach and Equine Assisted Learning programmes. If you have strong equine handling and welfare knowledge, and are comfortable working with people from a range of backgrounds, read...

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