Oughterard Men's Shed
The Oughterard Men’s Shed is a place for men to meet and discuss ideas, share skills and build Friendships.
Chairman – Pat Lynch
Secretary Jason Tierney
Treasurer: Alan Lee
Due to Covid-19 Oughterard Men’s Shed is following all public health guidelines, and the recommendations of Irish Men’s Shed Association. Therefore the shed remains closed until further notice.
Oughterard Men’s Shed; The Shed is the latest edition the Clann projects, it was officially launched early this year, however has been in the making for the last few years. Oughterard Men’s Shed provides a venue for men to talk and connect with others whilst participating in group and/or individual projects. It gives opportunities for friendship and socialising in a safe environment, while at the same time providing the space, expertise and facilities for men to pursue hobbies, crafts and creativity. It also provides a space to undertake projects – acceptable to the group – which are of benefit to individuals, groups and the broader community. The Oughterard Men’s Shed is NOT a commercial entity and does not wish to take work from local businesses. Due to this, the shed will only undertake projects and/or make products that do not have a commercial value. The Men had developed into a routine of meeting twice a week from their launch in January 2020, it is an inclusive group, open to all.