Events

Published in Editorial, Issue 3 (May/June 2016), Volume 24

MAY

03 Tues 1pm
Dublin City Council & the Irish Georgian Society, RSAI, 63 Merrion Sq. S.
Historic ironwork: its history, significance and conservation, Ali Davey. Adm. €15.

03 Tues 6.30pm
Royal Dublin Society, RDS Library, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.
Law and insurgency: the Irish experience of 1916, Robert D. Marshall.
Booking: +353 (0)1 2407254, librarydesk@rds.ie.

03 Tues 8.30pm
Kilmacanogue History Society, Glenview Hotel, Glen of the Downs, Delgany.
The life of Dr Kathleen Lynn, Mary McAuliffe. Adm. €3.

04 Wed 1pm
Ulster Museum, Belfast.
Women, war and revolution in Ireland, Margaret Ward.
Booking: www.nmni.com/1916.

05 Thur 7pm
Kerry County Library, Tralee.
Casement’s last adventure, Angus Mitchell.

07 Sat 2.15pm
Irish Family History Society, Pearse St. Library.
Forger, freemason, freeman: the story of Samuel Clayton, Margaret Smith; Joseph Lesley Curley (1898–1918): an Irish Australian in the First World War, Maura Flood.

08 Sun 3pm
County Kildare Archaeological Society, Room JHL 4, John Hume Building, North Campus, Maynooth University.
Domhnall Ua Buachalla—1916 veteran, Adhamhnán Ó Súilleabháin.

09 Mon 8.15pm
Clontarf Historical Society, Resource Centre, St John the Baptist Church, Clontarf Road.
The life and times of Maud Gonne: a person of many strands and personalities, Aoife O’Tierney. Adm. €5.

10 Tues 1pm
Dublin City Council & the Irish Georgian Society, RSAI, 63 Merrion Sq. S.
Sensitively extending your period house, Nicola Mathews. Adm. €15.

10 Tues 8pm
Genealogical Society of Ireland, Dún Laoghaire Further Education Institute, Cumberland St.
Forgotten but not gone—experiences of returning ex-servicemen in the Irish Free State, Declan F. Brady. Contribution €3.

10 Tues 8pm
Newport Historical Society, O’Sullivan’s Lounge, Newport, Co. Mayo.
Histories and mysteries of Roger Casement, Angus Mitchell.

12 Thur 7.30pm
National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Haig Terrace, Dún Laoghaire.
Working conditions of seamen in 1916, David Snook.

14 Sat 2pm
Knocklong Seminar, Community Centre, Co. Limerick.
Roger Casement’s place in the history of 1916, Angus Mitchell.

14 Sat 2pm
Ulster Museum, Belfast.
Remembering 1916—legacy and commemoration, Tom Hartley & Philip Orr.
Booking: www.nmni.com/1916.

17 Tues 8pm
Foxrock Local History Club, Pastoral Centre, Foxrock RC Church.
Mills on the Dodder, Don McEntee; 75th anniversary of the North Strand bombing, Padraig Laffan. Adm. €5.

18 Wed 8pm
Dún Laoghaire Borough Historical Society, Royal Marine Hotel.
Dublin, 1834, O’Connell’s Repeal meetings, Vincent Ruddy. Adm. €3.50.

19 Thur 1pm
Museum of Archaeology & History, Kildare Street.
Recording Ireland’s First World War landscape, Heather Montgomery.
Booking: +353 (0)1 6486334, educationarch@museum.ie. Not wheelchair-accessible.

19 Thur 7.15pm
Leixlip History Club, Leixlip Library.
The women of 1916, Liz Gillis.

19 Thurs 7.30pm
National Maritime Museum of Ireland, Haig Terrace, Dún Laoghaire.
Conor O’Brien, KELPIE and the 1914 gunrunning, Judith Hall.

21 Sat 2.30pm
Western Front Association (Dublin Branch), NMI, Collins Barracks.
Beneath an Irish sky: the Royal Dublin Fusiliers and the assault on Gallipoli, Philip Lecane. Donation €3.

26 Thur 1pm
Donegal County Museum, High Road, Letterkenny.
Cumann na mBan in Donegal, Helen Meehan.

JUNE

01 Wed 1pm
Ulster Museum, Belfast.
Shock, shell-shock and the 1916 Rising, Brendan Kelly.
Booking: www.nmni.com/1916.

02 Thur 7pm
Casino at Marino 1916 Talks Series
The separation women, Ann Matthews.
Booking: casinomarino@opw.ie.

03 Fri 1pm
Ulster Museum, Belfast.
Star shell reflections 1916: the Great War diaries of Jim Maultsaid, Richard Doherty.
Booking: www.nmni.com/1916.

11 Sat 11am
Casement Station, Tralee.
Roger Casement’s great railway journeys, Angus Mitchell.

13 Mon 8.15pm
Clontarf Historical Society, Resource Centre, St John the Baptist Church, Clontarf Road.
The Queen’s Theatre, home of Irish drama: its effects on the ‘troubles’ and aftermath, Cecil Allen. Adm. €5.

14 Tues 8pm
Genealogical Society of Ireland, Dún Laoghaire Further Education Institute, Cumberland St.
Yitzhak Herzog—the Sinn Féin rabbi, Stuart Rosenblatt. Contribution €3.

18 Sat 2.30pm
Western Front Association (Dublin Branch), NMI, Collins Barracks.
The Royal Newfoundland Regiment, Bill Fulton. Donation €3.

28 Tues 8pm
Howth Peninsula Heritage Society, Howth Angling Centre, West Pier.
Moore’s Melodies, Bryan Hoey.

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