Local History Diary

The History of Poulaphuca Reservoir @ Ballymore Resource Centre
Nov 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The History of Poulaphuca Reservoir @ Ballymore Resource Centre | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The History of Poulaphuca Reservoir – a talk by Liz Gardner Liz is an archaeologist and has made a study of the effects of the formation of the lakes on the local population and landscape. …
Newbridge in 1918 @ Ryston, Newbridge
Nov 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Newbridge in 1918 @ Ryston, Newbridge | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
“Newbridge, 1918: while Empires fall and the war comes to an end …” As people protested against conscription and World War 1 drew to a close, life continued as normal in Newbridge, somewhat. In an …
November Miscellany with Liam Kenny @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Nov 26 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
November Miscellany with Liam Kenny @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
“November Miscellany” with Liam Kenny
Nov 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Kildare Mysteries, Legends and Fact @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
AJ Mullowney will give an illustrated talk on Kildare Mysteries, Legends and Fact to the Curragh Local History Group on 27 November. Come along on the night and find out what is fact and what …
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Baltiboys Ballerina - Ninette de Valois @ Ballymore Resource Centre | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Baltiboys Ballerina a talk by Jim Corley and Paul Tyrrell. A talk on the life of Ninette de Valois who was born Edris Stannus in 1898, at Baltiboys, just outside Ballymore Eustace. Her family …
Dec 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The History of Donnelly Mirror Factory @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The History of Donnelly Mirror Factory (established in Naas 1968)  A talk by Jim Sullivan and P.C. Behan.
Dec 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
1918 & 1968  - What the papers said @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
What were they saying in the papers 50 and 100 years ago. Drop in to find out with Mario Corrigan & Kevin O’Kelly. Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before …
Kill History Group – A.G.M. @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Jan 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Kill History Group - A.G.M. @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Annual General Meeting of Kill History Group in the Parish Meeting Room at 8pm.