Irish Patchwork Society Branches

The IPS has 8 country-wide branches.

Most branches hold monthly meetings, the locations and times of which are listed below.
Guests may attend meetings twice before becoming members.

Eastern Branch:

The Eastern Branch has approx. 200 members with members coming from Dublin, Wicklow, Meath, Westmeath and Kildare.

Branch Meetings are held in St Anthony’s Hall (behind St Anthony’s RC Church) Clontarf Road, Dublin 3. The Clontarf Road DART station is about 10 minutes’ walk - (walking towards Howth, the seafront on your right). Bus No 130 from the City Centre (Abbey Street) passes the door. There is ample parking for those travelling by car, both in the Church car park and across the road on the seafront.

Meetings are held monthly, 10.00 - 12.30 on the 4th Saturday in the month. There are no monthly meetings in July, August and December. Admission at the door is €3.00 for members and €5.00 for guests, who may attend twice before becoming members.  

Website: Eastern Branch

Mid-West Branch:

Meetings are held on the 2nd Friday of every month (September - June) in the Limerick Baptist Church, Old Cratloe Road, Limerick at 8pm. New members welcome.
Further details available on Mid-West Branch Blog

Southern Branch:

2nd Saturday of each month (Sept. - June) at 10am. Sacred Heart Church, Western Road, Co. Cork

South-Eastern Branch:
4th Wednesday of each month at 7pm. Venue: Legion of Mary Hall, Robert Street, New Ross, Co. Wexford.

South Midlands Branch:
Change in meeting day and venue as of Sept. 2015
3rd Thursday of each month at 7.30pm. Venue: St. Patrick's Parish, Loughboy, Kilkenny. Meeting: 7.30-9.30pm.
Blog: South Midlands Blog. 
Facebook page: South Midlands Facebook Page

South-West Branch:
4th Friday of each month at 7.30pm. Venue: Collis Sandes House, Tralee, Co. Kerry. 

Western Branch:
2nd Saturday of each month (Sept. - May) at 10am. Venue: Bridge Centre, 18 St. Mary’s Road, Galway.
Blog: Western Branch Blog

North-Eastern Branch:
 Drogheda or Dundalk, Co. Louth. Meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month in Millmount, Drogheda or Dundalk.