Notice from Celbridge Historical Society

Notice from Celbridge Historical Society – dated 14 March 2020 Dear Members, We regret to inform you that the decision has been taken to cancel the planned 2020 talks and outings of Celbridge Historical Society, for the months to come. The cancellation includes the traditional St Patrick’s Day visit to the Oratory, Holy Well and …

Notice from Kill History Group

Notice from Kill History Group – dated 13 March 2020 Please note that, due to worsening Covid 19 [Corona] virus situation, the next meeting of the Kill History Group, scheduled for Monday 23rd March, has been postponed. The talk concerned will be re-scheduled  for later in the year. Kill History Group

Notice from Curragh Local History Group

Notice from Curragh Local History Group – dated 12 March 2020 Folks, In the interest of all our safety because of the Coronavirus the Curragh Local History Group meetings will be cancelled until further notice. Keep safe and hopefully see you sooner rather than later. Barbara

Irish Nursing: A Celebration

Irish Nursing: A Celebration Saturday 25th APRIL 2020 10.00.am – 1.30pm Killashee Hotel, Naas, Co. Kildare. Organised by County Kildare Decade of Commemorations Committee, in association with County Kildare Federation of Local History Groups, to mark the contribution of nurses in Ireland over the past one hundred years. This even includes: Short History Talks Panel …

CANCELLED – Mausolea and Memorials to the Dead in Ireland

Event Cancelled

Please note that this event has been cancelled due to the present situation with the COVID-19 virus. Free lecture titled, Mausolea and Memorials to the Dead in Ireland, by Dr Finbar McCormick, will take place in St David’s Church, Naas, on Thursday 12th March 2020 at 8pm. Refreshments from 7.30pm. All welcome. In Maudlins burial …

Conservation Funding

Applications are invited for two schemes run by the Conservation Section of Kildare County Council. The Conservation Section of Kildare County Council is currently inviting applications for funding under the Historic Structures Fund and the Built Heritage Investment Scheme it administers. The closing date for applications is 31st January 2020. Further information on the Historic …

KCC Seeking Nominations for Historic Monuments Advisory Committee

Kildare County Council is seeking nominations for the Historic Monuments Advisory Committee. The deadline is the 10th January. Further information available here: http://www.kildare.ie/countycouncil/Heritage/ The Historic Monuments Advisory Committee was established for the main purpose of providing Kildare County Council with advice and assistance in relation to the preservation and protection of national monuments in the …