Local History Diary

Jan 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Naas LHG AGM & Talk: The Baltiboys Ballerina @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Naas Local History Group  – A.G.M. Naas Local History Group’s A.G.M. will take place on the 21st of January. All are welcome to attend and the floor will be open to invite new committee members! …
Jan 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Hello Delia Murphy – The songs & story of the iconic singer @ Ballymore Resource Centre | 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.
Jan 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Blending fact with fiction - recent works on the Curragh Wrens @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Orla McAlinden, author and writer and Greenbean Novel Fair Joint Winner 2016 for her book “The Flight of the Wren”, will be the next speaker at the Curragh Local History Group Meeting on the 29 …
Feb 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Ger Kinchella Memorial Lecture & Heritage Cup Presentation @ Town House Hotel | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
The Ger Kinchella Memorial Lecture and presentation of the Naas Local History Group Heritage Cup Our annual lecture to commemorate one of our founding members, Ger Kinchella, will take place in our usual venue of …
Rural Electrification 1946-1965 @ Kildare Parish Centre
Feb 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rural Electrification 1946-1965 @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Rural Electrification 1946-1965 with Michael Hanly Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before the event.
Women in Irish History @ Kildare Parish Centre
Mar 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Women in Irish History @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Women in Irish History – with Sarah Costigan (The Little Museum of Dublin) Women have always played a part in Ireland’s history- but their contribution has not always been recognised. Sarah Costigan shares the fascinating …
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bombs, Bullets and the Border - Irish border security 1969-1978 @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Bombs, Bullets and the Border – Irish border security 1969-1978 with Dr. Patrick Mulroe Author & PhD graduate of the University of Ulster Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before …
May 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Three Men and a Constitution - the 1937 Irish Constitution @ Kildare Parish Centre | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
Three Men and a Constitution – Éamon de Valera, John Charles McQuaid, John Hearne and the 1937 Irish Constitution with Dr. Eugene Broderick Come early from 7:30pm to enjoy some refreshments and a chat before …
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 …
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 …