Local History Diary

Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
St Corban's to Maudlins - Cemetery Walk @ St Corban's Cemetery | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
7:00 pm
A walk around both the Catholic and Church of Ireland Cemeteries on the Dublin Road. Members of Naas Local History Group will explain the history of the cemeteries as well as visiting the graves of notable …
Aug 21 @ 8:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Thomas Ashe – Another Martyr For Old Ireland @ Parish Meeting Room, Kill | Kill | County Kildare | Ireland
8:30 pm
Thomas Ashe – another martyr for old Ireland – talk by James Durney [Heritage Week Talk]
Connellmore Graveyard Tour @ Connellmore Graveyard at Baroda
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Connellmore Graveyard Tour @ Connellmore Graveyard at Baroda | County Kildare | Ireland
7:00 pm
Newbridge Local History Group’s contribution to Heritage Week will be a guided talk in Connellmore Graveyard at Baroda. Paul Cooke will take us on a tour of the significant interments of this old cemetery where …
Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Archaeology of M7 Osberstown Interchange @ Naas Town Hall | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
7:30 pm
The Archaeology of M7 Osberstown Interchange – by Noel Dunne. Noel will explore the archaeology uncovered during the planning of the M7 Interchange. Please Note: This meeting will take place in the Council Chamber of …
Aug 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A Century of GAA in Clane and Co. Kildare @ Clane Community library | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
A talk by Eoghan Corry entitled A Century of GAA in Clane and Co. Kildare. This talk is organised by Clane Local History Group in conjunction with Clane Community Library, especially for Heritage Week.
Naas Grand Canal Walk @ Grand Canal Harbour
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Naas Grand Canal Walk @ Grand Canal Harbour | Naas | County Kildare | Ireland
7:00 pm
P.C. Behan will lead a walk along the Grand Canal banks within the town while exploring the canal’s history and pointing out some of the historic structures along the way. Please Note: Meeting at the …
Aug 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Country Music Concert @ CMYS Hall | Kildare | County Kildare | Ireland
8:00 pm
A night of country music during Heritage Week – organised by Cill Dara Historical Society. Artists: Honky Tonk Angels, Ray Lynam, Niamh Lynn, Trudi Lalor, Tony Kerr, Ryan Turner Band, Lorna Goodwin. Compère for the …
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Open Day at the Curragh Clubhouse @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
11:00 am
Clubhouse open from 11am-3pm to celebrate Heritage Week. An illustrated talk by Reggie Darling on “Internments on the Curragh” will take place at 1pm.
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Internments on the Curragh @ Old Band Hall | Curragh Camp | County Kildare | Ireland
1:00 pm
Clubhouse open from 11am-3pm to celebrate Heritage Week. An illustrated talk by Reggie Darling on “Internments on the Curragh”