Keeping Kids active, creative and safe in Kilkenny

Hi everyone!

We hope you’re all keeping well and safe during these uncertain times. We know how hard it can be to keep the little ones entertained so we have gathered our top tips and some on-screen events which are happening around us here in #Kilkenny. We are encouraging people to get creative, get active and stay safe!

Here is our 5 things to do in Kilkenny:

Donna Dunne Fitness:

Donna will be doing FREE Facebook live workouts Monday to Friday at 12pm with 20 minutes of physical activity suitable for children.

Check it out here: https://www.facebook.com/donnadunnefitness/

Kilkenny School of Yoga:

Join Edith and Essie for FREE children’s yoga everyday at 3pm for 15 minutes. It will be live on the Zoom app using the following:

Meeting code: 676 200 463

Password: ourjoy

Busy Preschoolers Daily:

Monika Halicka an early years teacher has set up a Facebook group with daily singing and reading for pre-schoolers, it is designed to keep the little ones entertained by hearing known and unknown songs and stories!

You can join the group here:


Kilkenny County Council Library Service:

You can download Children’s and Adult eBooks on the #Borrowbox App or through their online service on www.kilkennylibrary.ie

If you’re not a member of the library you can get a temporary log-in.

All the details can be found here: https://www.kilkennylibrary.ie/eng/online-library/online-library-home-page.html

Petmania Ireland:

You can download and print puzzles and games from Petmania Ireland to keep the little ones entertained, these can be used by teachers and parents encouraging fun learning!

Check out their website:


We hope these resources help with the cabin fever, we will continue to update you on events and tips to keep the little ones busy!

Stay safe everyone,

All the Purcell Masterson Team