Local History Diary

Sep 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
My Peacekeeping Story - CS Joe Mallon @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Curragh Local History Group is delighted to present “My Peacekeeping Story” an illustrated talk by CS Joe Mallon, retired, which will focus on CS Mallon’s Defence Forces career overseas, in a year in which the …
Oct 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Gauls of Rathasker Road @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Gauls of Rathasker Road, A talk by James Durney
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.
Oct 6 @ 8:45 am – 4:30 pm
KFLHG Seminar: The Black Flu and Khaki Election - 1918 @ Osprey Hotel | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
8:45 am
The Black Flu and Khaki Election, 1918: Seminar The 19th Annual Seminar & AGM of The County Kildare Federation of Local History Groups Sat. 6 October, 2018, Osprey Hotel, Naas, Co. Kildare Programme 8.45 a.m. …
Nov 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A Winter's Tale - The end of the Great War @ 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 focus on the end of the Great War.
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 …
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Relight the Lamp – The end of the Great War @ Áras Chill Dara | County Kildare | Ireland
11:00 am
Relight the Lamp – The end of the Great War – ceremony and talk  by Liam Kenny at  Áras Chill Dara, on the site of the barracks that was once the home base of the …
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 …