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
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 …