Dundrum Adult Training and Education (D.A.T.E.) Classes

D.A.T.E. is a voluntary group who have worked with Dublin and Dun Laoghaire Education and Training Board to provide morning classes for Adults in Dundrum since 1984. We offer a range of classes located in D.A.T.E. Adult Education Centre, 5th Floor Dundrum Town Centre.

We are delighted to be back for 2023. We have our usual classes of Languages, Politics, Art, Creative Writing, Gaeilge and many more. This term we are delighted to bring back Pilates, Crafts and History and Appreciation of Art. Please see our timetable below.

Online Enrolling is now available at

For more information email: or telephone 01 296 4322 (9.30-12.30 Monday-Friday)

All classes commence week beginning Monday 23rd January 2023. Classes are for 12 weeks, Duration 1.5hrs. Fee €110.00

Monday 9.30 Tai Chi Charles Thackaberry
11.15 Tai Chi CharlesThackaberry
 9.30 Art Group 1 Beatrice Stewart
11.15 Art Group 2 Beatrice Stewart
Back for 2023 9.30 Crafts Laura Butler
Tuesday  9.30 Italian Beg, (Contd) Chiara Buldorini
9.30 Watercolours and Drawing Noel Long
11.15 Art – Oils Noel Long
11.15 Creative Writing Frances Browner
Wednesday 9.30 Spanish 3 (Contd) Maria Fernandez de Luis
11.15 Spanish 4 (Contd) Maria Fernandez de Luis
 9.30 Geography – The Mother of History Michael Carragher
11.15 Politics and Current Issues Michael Carragher
Thursday  9.30 Enjoying English Michael Carragher
Back for 2023 11.15 History and Appreciation of Art Sarah Ward
11.15 Spanish Beg. (Contd) Maria Fernandez de Luis
Friday  9.30 Italian 3(Contd) Chiara Buldorini
11.15 Italian 4 (Contd) Chiara Buldorini
 9.30 Gaeilge 1/2(Contd) Mary Fitzgerald
11.15 Gaeilge 3/4(Contd) Mary Fitzgerald
Back for 2023 11.15 Pilates Una Whelan