Local History Diary

Mar 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The medieval church at Ardrass in its wider context @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Dr Michael Potterton, Medieval historian and archaeologist, will give a talk titled The medieval church at Ardrass, Co Kildare and its wider context Everyone is welcome.
Mapping Naas @ Town House Hotel
Mar 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mapping Naas @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Mapping Naas – an illustrated talk by Darragh Hickey exploring maps that feature Naas Town from the earliest times to the present. Darragh will bring along large prints of many historic maps featuring the town.
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Bodenstown pilgrimages: place, time and popularity @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Dr Christopher J. Woods, historian and author of Bodenstown Revisited will give a talk on the same topic titled: Bodenstown pilgrimages: place, time and popularity. Everyone is welcome.
County Flags and Vexillology @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Apr 22 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
County Flags and Vexillology @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
County Flags and Vexillology – talk by Stan Zamyatin Moore. This talk will look at the complex, yet colourful, history of county flags in Ireland and examine the role that sports, flags, and colours play …
Jun 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Aerial Chariot from Monasterboice to Jerusalem @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | 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. Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some …
Fr Browne and his photographs @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Jun 24 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Fr Browne and his photographs @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Fr Browne and his photographs– a talk by Paddy Walsh
Jul 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Rath Internment Camp in the War of Independence @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Rath Internment Camp in the War of Independence with James Durney renowned Author and Historian. Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before the event.