The Wednesday Market

CECAS Myross Wood House, Leap, Cork

Green Skibbereen is hosting our first outdoor market in the grounds of Myross Wood House, Leap, showcasing the very best of local, sustainable and zero waste traders, producers and makers in West Cork. Arts and crafts, vintage and collectibles, food and produce and more. Open from 1030 -1400. Parking available or take a lovely walk through the grounds from Leap.

CECAS Launch – September 26th

CECAS Myross Wood House, Leap, Cork

CECAS public launch event for the local community at Myross Wood House About this event Join us in the afternoon for the public launch of our Centre of Excellence for Climate Action and Sustainability (CECAS) at Myross Wood House, Leap, Co. Cork. Information, exhibitions and an informal outdoor meet and greet with the CECAS team. […]

The Wednesday Market – September 29th

CECAS Myross Wood House, Leap, Cork

Join us for our next sustainable, local and zero waste Market at CECAS at Myross Wood House. To book a stall, see contact details for Trish Lavelle below. We had an estimated 300 visitors to our market in August over the course of the day. It was a real community gathering. Friends and neighbours having […]

Garden Tidy-Up at CECAS – Every Sunday

Can you give us two volunteer hours of weeding and tidying in beautiful Myross Wood House to help us get a handle on the weeds and make sure the garden is looking its best?

Sustainable Mending Group – October 26th

CECAS is starting a new Sustainable Mending Group for anyone wanting to work on textile-based projects such as sewing, knitting and crochet in a small, friendly group, to share ideas, skills and materials.

Co-Design of Energy Retrofitting of Myross Wood – October 30

Co-Design of Energy Retrofitting of Myross Wood House to Near Zero Energy Standard Workshop Co-Design Session for current and future Users About this event This historic manor house was built in the 1800’s and purchased by the Irish Missionaries’ Society in 1946 and was used as a study house for young religious. The south wing […]

Retreat with Dr Lucy Weir – November 20th

A day retreat. 10.30am to 12.30pm Morning 1.30pm to 3.30pm Afternoon. Includes light lunch. Introductions, asana, pranayama, meditation, Q&A, lunch, then asana to prepare for yoga nidra, wake up to what you are, walk in the garden or woods, tea and creativity, move into silence, Q and A. Experience a new vision of free will, […]

The First Myross Wood Christmas Market – December 5th, 2021

We will be holding our first Christmas Market at Myross Wood House on Sunday 5 December 2021.You will be sure of finding a great range of Christmas gifts and treats with stalls selling a wide range of crafts, arts, food, knitwear, plants, cakes, preserves. There will be extra food stalls and the Wheel of Fortune. […]

Vanbrugh & Friends – February 2022

CECAS Myross Wood House, Leap, Cork

Join Vanbrugh & Friends at CECAS, Myross Wood House, Leap, Co. Cork. The Vanbrugh has evolved from the work of the legendary Vanbrugh Quartet. Over three decades the quartet gave close to three thousand concerts, presenting the chamber music repertoire to audiences throughout Ireland, Europe, the Americas and the Far East. Commercial recordings include more than thirty CDs of repertoire, ranging from the complete Beethoven quartets to many contemporary Irish works. In 2016 the group was presented with the National Concert Hall’s Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of their contribution to music in Ireland.


Launch: Friends of Myross Wood – 13th March 2022

CECAS Myross Wood House, Leap, Cork

We will be launching the Friends of Myross Wood at CECAS on Sunday 13th March 2022. This is aimed at anyone who is interested in helping us restore this native woodland in the heart of West Cork. There is much to do, and we are keen to bring together people with energy, skills, interests or […]

BOOKED OUT : Weekend Whale Watching & ID Course – May 2022

CECAS Myross Wood House, Leap, Cork

Why not join the Irish Whale and Dolphin Group (IWDG), Ireland’s leading marine conservation NGO, on a weekend whale-watching course in West Cork during summer 2022. By taking part you will be actively supporting whale and dolphin research and conservation in Ireland.