Celbridge Programmes

2019 – Programme of talks (Celbridge Library) and Outings – updates to come.

Monday, 4 February 2019
7.30pm: AGM
8.00pm: Dr Séamas Ó Síocháin:

No braver man – the life and varied career of Roger Casement – early career in Africa and South America

Monday, 4 March 2019

Dr Michael Potterton, Medieval historian and archaeologist:

The medieval church at Ardrass, Co Kildare and its wider context.

Sunday, 17 March 2019 – St Patrick’s Day

Annual visit to St Patrick’s oratory, St Patrick’s hill and holy well.

Monday, 1 April 2019
Dr Christopher J. Woods, historian and author of Bodenstown Revisited:

 Bodenstown pilgrimages: place, time and popularity

Early August 2019 – TBC

Joint commemoration of St. Mochua in Celbridge – (with Timahoe, Rathcoffey, Clondalkin)

Monday, 2 September 2019

Dr Joe Kehoe:

Border crossings: the pivotal events which shaped the development of the Radio Eireann Symphony Orchestra

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Members’ outings and visits

17 March 2019 – St Patrick’s Day

Annual visit to St Patrick’s oratory, St Patrick’s hill and holy well.

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Annual outing of members:

Guided tour of Borris House, Co Carlow (ref. Home of McMurrough Kavanagh)

Further details TBC.