Co. Kildare Federation of Local History Groups – Annual Seminar in Kilcullen Heritage Centre
Saturday 13 September 2014.
9.30 – 2 p.m.
9:30 – Co. Kildare Federation of Local History Groups AGM and “society speak” (Group representatives only) Cost €3 euro or €15 euro if also attending lunch.
11:00 – Tea break
11:30 – Kildare Folktales – The main public event – book launch and entertainment – FREE
13:00 – lunch in Fallons (for those who haven’t attended the seminar and would like to avail of lunch the cost is €12).
The theme will be the Folklore of Co. Kildare. The public part of the event will feature the launch of Kildare Folk-Tales by Steve Lally, followed by an exciting performance of storytelling, music and recitations, by The Quiet Men, Steve Lally and Ray Dunne. Kildare Folk-Tales will be available to purchase on the day. The Seminar will be followed by lunch in Fallons.
Groups are reminded that the popular ‘Society Speak’ segment of the Annual Seminar allows member groups and individuals to tell those present about their current activities and projects. Groups should prepare a short presentation (5 mins max) in advance and nominate a speaker.
The Seminar relies on member groups to encourage delegates to attend and to spread the word to anyone they believe might be interested.
Member Groups, whose membership is outstanding, are reminded that the annual society membership fee of €20 is now due.
James Durney (Chairman)