The RHSI Russborough Garden Show

The RHSI Russborough Garden Show will take place against a backdrop of fine architecture and beautiful west Wicklow parkland on Sunday, 29th July from 9.30

Wine, Women and Wellies

Following on the back of last year’s success, West Women in Farming will once again play host to Wine, Women and Wellies on Saturday, June, 23rd, 2018.

Royal School of Needlework

Royal School of Needlework in Dublin

Friends of An Grianan AGM

Friends of An Grianan AGM Saturday, 23rd June at 3pm at An Grianan Looking forward to seeing all our Friends at the Meeting


Map of Guilds – Welcome – History – What's On – Contacts – News

Meath Guilds

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Welcome to Meath Federation

Welcome to Meath Federation. This federation represents all ICA women in the county. We have 28 Guilds spread through out the county. All our Guilds meet at least once a month where all sorts of crafts are taught and demonstrated such as Embroidery, Carrickmacross Lace, Smocking, Knitting, Quilting, etc. The Arts are not left out either with classes in Public Speaking, Calligraphy and Art. Our Irish heritage is also catered for. You can “brush up” on your Irish conversation or enjoy Irish Dancing.

An Griannan, the Adult Education Centre, is nearby so members can take part in the many and varied courses there.

All our Guilds arrange their own Social Evenings. Some go to Dublin for the latest shows or cabarets while recently a wine tasting evening was much enjoyed. Being a member can be great fun. We are also involved in our own communities and help out with “Meals on Wheels”, Retirement Groups, etc. If you would like to join us just give us a call and you will make friends for life.

Handbag Workshop

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Meath History

This federation was formed in 1958. Prior to 1958 Meath and Louth were a joint Federation, but in 1958 the county was confident enough to form its own federation. To date we have proudly contributed four National Presidents - Lady Fingall, Bea Trench, Camilla Hannon and Kitty Harlin.

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What's On – Meath

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L-R Treasurer Colette Moran - President Olive Carolan - Santa - Secretary Jean Keogh

Meath Federation Officers L-R Treasurer Collette Moran -

President Olive Carolan - far right Secretary Jean Keogh

Pictured with Santa at the launch of The ICA Book Of Christmas at Meath Federation meeting in Newgrange Hotel Navan


If you are interested in joining or setting up a guild in your area please contact our federation secretary and she will put you in touch with a local guild.

President: Olive Carolan, Mobile: 0866029355,

Secretary: Jean Keogh, Mobile: 0876411642,

Treasurer: Colette Moran, Mobile: 0861658007

Competitions: Margaret Bagnell, Mobile: 0860866285

Crafts: Peggy Quinn, Mobile: 0863785823,

Teachta: Caroline Power, Mobile: 0872894035

 Vice-President: Caroline Power, Mobile: 0872894035,

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2015 Pitch & Putt Competition at Seapoint Co Louth

The 2015 Pitch & Putt final took place on October 3rd at Seapoint. Winning team Meath. 2nd place Kildare & 3rd place to Carlow on a first time entry! Well done to all involved. More

meath crafts Meath Craft Day


Become a Member

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