2017 draft programme of talks
Monday, 6 February, Celbridge Library
7.15 pm: AGM
7.45 pm: Three short films made by Celbridge Camera Club, presented by Brendan O’Sullivan and Tony Doohan:
- Celbridge Abbey and the town of Celbridge;
- Castletown House;
- The Huguenots in Ireland.
(followed by light refreshments).
Monday, 6 March
John Lougheed : The Cane family of St Wolstans (ref. Stained glass window in Christ Church, Celbridge)
Monday, 3 April
Jane Gray, sociologist : Ref book “The changing textures of family life in Ireland” (…..over the past 100 years).
Monday, 8 May
Eamonn Farrell : “Douglas Hyde’s Scrapbook 1903-1904” (donated collection of documents and articles to National Library)
Monday, 4 September
Turlough O’Riordan : Dictionary of Irish Biography – project.
Monday, 2 October
Monday, 6 November
Séamas O’Siocháin (TBC): Casement in South America.
Friday, 17 March – St Patrick’s Day visit to Oratory, Hill and Well