Celbridge Programmes

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.


2017 Outings

Friday, 17 March – St Patrick’s Day visit to Oratory, Hill and Well