Local History Diary

Aug 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Commemoration of St. Mochua @ Maunsell Chapel | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
You are cordially invited to attend the annual St Mochua Commemoration which is being hosted this year by Celbridge Historical Society. This event is hosted on a rotating basis by the Historical Societies of Celbridge, …
Heritage Week Talk @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill
Aug 26 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Heritage Week Talk @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Heritage Week Talk
Aug 29 @ 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm
Queen Victoria's Visit to Maynooth 1849 @ Leixlip Library | Leixlip | County Kildare | Ireland
7:15 pm
Seamus Cullen will speak on Queen Victoria’s Visit to Maynooth Seminary & Carton 170 years ago this August. Admission free.
Sep 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Lord Cloncurry V Sir John Piers - A case of Criminal Conversation @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Dr Karina Holton will give a talk titled: Lord Cloncurry V Sir John Piers: A case of Criminal Conversation. Everyone is welcome.
Sep 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Curragh - a unique landscape @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Hugh Crawford will give a talk titled The Curragh – a unique landscape, that will place the Curragh in its ecological and historical contexts, highlighting this unique landscape’s importance to County Kildare and the Nation …
Movies/Memories/Memorabilia Night @ Kildare Parish Centre
Sep 4 @ 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.
Oct 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Hello Delia Murphy - The songs & story of the iconic singer @ Kildare Community Library | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Hello Delia Murphy – The songs and story of the iconic singer with Carmen Cullen (Delia’s niece) & Gerry Anderson Note Venue: Kildare Town Community Library Come along from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and …
Oct 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Letters of Mrs Katherine Conolly 1707-1747 @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Dr Gaye Ashford:The Letters of Mrs Katherine Conolly, 1707-1747. Everyone is welcome.
Nov 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Get down on your knees and pray for Shackleton @ Celbridge Library | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
Kevin Kenny: Get down on your knees and pray for Shackleton. Everyone is welcome.
Nov 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A Winter's Tale with Brian Mc Cabe @ 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.
Nov 6 @ 8:15 pm – 9:30 pm
The 1919 All-Ireland Senior Football Final @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:15 pm
The 1919 All-Ireland Senior Football Final – Kildare versus Galway with Prof. Terence Dooley, Dept. of History, Maynooth University Note time change: Talk starts at 8.15pm Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and …
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
1919 & 1969  - 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 …