Local History Diary

Oct 23 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Changes in family life in the past 100 years @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Changes in family life in the past 100 years A talk by Prof. Jane Gray Prof. Jane Gray is Professor of Sociology at Maynooth University. Her scholarship centres on questions relating to families, households, social change, …
Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Aerial Chariot from Monasterboice to Jerusalem @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Aerial Chariot from Monasterboice to Jerusalem A talk by Ger Mc Carthy that will explore the Country Houses, Monastic sites,  Wayside crosses and Monuments of North Leinster.
Archaeology and County Kildare @ Kildare Parish Centre
Nov 1 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Archaeology and County Kildare @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:15 pm
An illustrated talk with Mairéad Connellan. Come early from 7:45pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before the event.
The Brackens @ Kelly's Lounge
Nov 1 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
The Brackens @ Kelly's Lounge | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
The Brackens – talk by Andy Flaherty exploring the facinating story of the Bracken family and their local connections. Mason and builder, Joseph Kevin Bracken (1852–1904), who married Hannah Agnes Ryan (1872–1928), was a member …
Nov 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A Winter's Tale - with Brian McCabe @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Well established as a tradition of Naas Local History Group and always eagerly awaited, Brian McCabe’s annual ‘A Winter’s Tale’ talk will take place on the 6th November.
Nov 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The High Crosses at Castledermot @ Clane GAA | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The High Crosses at Castledermot – a talk by Brendan Cullen.
Nov 27 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Bishop Henry Cleary and the North King Street killings in 1916 @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Bishop Henry Cleary and the North King Street killings in 1916 A talk by Dr Rory Sweetman
Nov 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A Trip to the Flicks - Cinema in Kildare @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
A Trip to the Flicks – Cinema in Kildare  – An Illustrated talk by Mario Corrigan. Do you remember your first visit to the cinema or do you have fond memories of visits to the …
Dec 2 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Launch of 'The Bridge 2018' @ Kelly's Lounge | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Launch of The Bridge 2018  – The publication of St Mochua’s Historical Society -Timahoe
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Chairs to Mayors - A History of Naas UDC @ Naas Town Hall | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Chairs to Mayors – A history of Naas Town Council by Liam Kenny, P.C. Behan and Stan Hickey. Please Note: This meeting will take place in the Council Chamber of Naas Town Hall.
Dec 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
1917 & 1967  - 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 & Joe.   Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before the …
Jan 10 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Construction of the Grand Canal Locally @ Clane GAA | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Construction of the Grand Canal Locally – a talk by Jim Heffernan.
Kill History Group AGM @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Jan 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Kill History Group AGM @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Annual General Meeting (8 p.m)
Jan 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Naas Local History Group - AGM @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Naas Local History Group  – A.G.M.
Jan 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Blackstairs Luftwaffe Heinkel Bomber Crash 1941 @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Michael Rowley will give an illustrated talk on the following: In October 1941, a Luftwaffe Heinkel He 111 medium bomber crashed on the Blackstairs Mountains, Co. Wexford, killing its four crew members. Aircraft of this …
A.E. Russell @ Clane GAA
Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A.E. Russell @ Clane GAA | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
A.E. Russell – a talk by Guest Speaker Jimmy Conway.
Mar 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Clongowes Wood College Archives @ Clane GAA | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Clongowes Wood College – a talk by Clongowes Wood College Archivist Margaret Doyle.
Apr 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Launch of Coiseanna 2018 @ Clane GAA | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Launch of Coiseanna 2018 – The seventh edition of the Journal of Clane Local History Group