Canon Butler


We are so sad today as we hear of the death of not just our founding member but our very dear friend Canon Reuben Butler. His contribution to the community of Newmarket on Fergus is… Read more »

Meals on Wheels


As part of our Meals on Wheels service we have been partnering up with FoodCloud for the past 17 months. FoodCloud is a fantastic initiative that collects surplus food from suppliers and supermarkets and redistributes this… Read more »

Job Opportunities


See below current job positions available at Obair: Job Summary Childcare Assistant Maternity leave cover 20 hours per week Must have FETAC Level 5 in childcare or equivalent Minimum 1 years’ experience in a childcare… Read more »

Employment Information Evening


Open opportunities for young people in the area who might be considering their future career prospects. Are you just finished your Leaving Cert and unsure about college? Maybe you are an early school leaver..This is… Read more »

Volunteer Appreciation


A Christmas dinner took place on Wednesday at Cafe Fergus to honour the hard work and dedication of our Meals on Wheels volunteers. The South Clare Meals on Wheels service runs 6 days a week… Read more »

Update on Tradaree Project


Introducing The Tradaree Social Food Enterprise, Main Street, Newmarket on Fergus, Co Clare (Formally The Tradaree Arms Pub and Restaurant) The Tradaree Social Food Enterprise has 5 different elements to its capital build Development at… Read more »

Open Forum for Youth Cafe


The Buzzstop Youth Cafe is back!! We have a brand new premises and we want your help with the design. Come along to an open forum on Fri 28th Sept at The Obair Building, Ennis… Read more »

Community Education


Our Autumn Community Education Schedule is up and running, kicking off with this Heritage Course. Covering a very interesting range of topics this 10 week introductory course explores Clare’s history and heritage. Topics include: Monuments and… Read more »

Job Opportunity


Administration and Accounts 20 Hours per week over 5 days Salary  TBC Main Duties: Accounts payable / receivable, credit management, preparation of information packs, client registrations, prioritising workload, ensure funding programmes operate within guidelines, general… Read more »

Summer Camp 2018


The Obair Summer Camp had another great season this year with various themed weeks such as World Cup, Science, Foods of the World, Art and Crafts, Retro Board Games and Splash Week! The hot dry… Read more »

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