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15/9/19: The third Glencree Peace Walk will take place on Sunday 22 September to raise much needed funds for the work of the Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation.  Please join us on this walk starting at 12pm, and/or sponsor one of the walkers by donating or creating your own fundraising page.
Walkers will gather at the Glencree Peace and Reconciliation Centre (where there is ample parking) and will be bussed to and from the start and finish. The walk will be led by an experienced leader.  Afterwards please join us for a BBQ and some live music at the Glencree centre.
The walk consists of an easy five mile (eight kilometre) hike along the Wicklow Way on a wide, well-marked path between Glencullen (Boranaraltry Bridge) and Glencree (Curtlestown Forest car park). Please bring strong walking boots or shoes (not runners) and rainproof clothing.  This walk is not appropriate for children under 7 or dogs.

 

Fundraising
To create your own fundraising page go to https://www.altruism.ie/charity/glencree-centre-for-peace-and-reconciliation

To Donate go to https://www.altruism.ie/charity/glencree-centre-for-peace-and-reconciliation or go to altruism.ie and search for Glencree

To register for the walk, please register below please email us at: info@glencree.ie
To register on the date of the event, a registration fee of €20 for an individual and €50 for a family will apply.

 


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