Local History Diary

The Woolpack Road and its feeder trails @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
May 28 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
The Woolpack Road and its feeder trails @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
The Woolpack Road and its feeder trails – a talk by John Hussey
Massacre at Gibbet Rath 1798 @ Ceannt NCO's Mess
May 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Massacre at Gibbet Rath 1798 @ Ceannt NCO's Mess | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Massacre at Gibbet Rath 1798 – with Mick Moore An Association between Cilldara Historical Soiety,  Newbridge Local History Group, and The Curragh Local History Group with Lord Edward’s Own Re-enactment Group in attendance.
Jun 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Swift : Cleric, Banker and Financier @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Exceptionally we will have a talk in June, postponed from March due to inclement weather. Dr Brendan Twomey will talk about : “Swift : Cleric, Banker and Financier”
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Naas LHG visit to Wicklow Town @ Wicklow Gaol | Wicklow | County Wicklow | Ireland
9:00 am
Visit to Wicklow Town – including Wicklow Gaol and Wells House – Naas Local History Group’s annual tour. Details to be announced.
Father Browne & his photographs @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Jun 25 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Father Browne & his photographs @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Father Browne & his photographs a talk by Paddy Walsh
Jul 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2018 Giraldus Lecture - Our History ... Our Heritage @ Solas Bhríde | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The 2018 Giraldus Lecture: Our History … Out Heritage – A Family’s Story Tom Flanagan in conversation with Connor O’Connell Come along from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before the event.
Jul 19 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Naas Town Walking Tour @ Fair Green | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Naas Town Walking Tour – a town walk led by Naas Local History Group committee members. Meet at The Fair Green – 7.30pm
Heritage Week Talk @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Aug 20 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Heritage Week Talk @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Heritage Week Talk  – Details to be announced.
Movies/Memories/Memorabilia Night @ Kildare Parish Centre
Sep 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Movies/Memories/Memorabilia Night @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
A night of movies, memories and memorabilia with Cill Dara Historical Society members. Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before the event.
The Maura Laverty Story @ Kildare Parish Centre
Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Maura Laverty Story @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Maura Laverty Story – From Rathangan to Tolka Row with Seamus Kelly, Author Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before the event.
Mumps, Measles and Diarrhoea @ Kildare Parish Centre
Nov 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mumps, Measles and Diarrhoea @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Mumps, Measles and Diarrhoea – Child Health in 20th Century Ireland with Ida Milne Department of History, University of Ireland, Maynooth. Visiting Research Fellow, Queen’s University, Belfast. Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments …
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 …