Local History Diary

The spread and impact of creameries in rural Ireland 1880-1940

The spread and impact of creameries in rural Ireland 1880-1940

4 March 2024    
7:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Celbridge Historical Society On Monday, 4 March, Dr Prionnsias Breathnach of the Department of Geography at Maynooth College, will talk about "The spread and impact of [...]
Country Houses of North Kildare

Country Houses of North Kildare

4 March 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sallins Local History Society A leading expert on the subject, the knowledgeable Gerry McCarthy will escort us on an illustrated journey back to the days [...]
The Making of The Blue Max Movie

The Making of The Blue Max Movie

6 March 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cill Dara Historical Society The Making of The Blue Max Movie with Tony Maher, former member of Maynooth Platoon, C Company, 7th Infantry Battalion. Come [...]
The use of Propaganda in The Irish Revolution 1913 -1923

The use of Propaganda in The Irish Revolution 1913 -1923

21 March 2024    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Leixlip History Club Historian and Author Liz Gillis will speak on: The use of Propaganda in The Irish Revolution 1913 -1923
R.I.C Stories

R.I.C Stories

25 March 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kill History Group R.I.C Stories - a talk by Paddy Walsh
Richard Oulahan – Forgotten Kildare Poet & Patriot

Richard Oulahan – Forgotten Kildare Poet & Patriot

3 April 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cill Dara Historical Society Richard Oulahan – Forgotten Kildare Poet & Patriot with John Malone, Author and Historian. Come along early for a cuppa and [...]
Bodenstown Cemetery - An Insight

Bodenstown Cemetery - An Insight

11 April 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sallins Local History Society Hosted by James Lawless TD; after carrying out years of meticulous research, this talk will explore the history of the site [...]
'Devoted Ladies' The lives of Elizabeth Bowen and Molly Keane

'Devoted Ladies' The lives of Elizabeth Bowen and Molly Keane

18 April 2024    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Leixlip History Club Ian d'Alton will speak on: 'Devoted Ladies' The lives of Elizabeth Bowen and Molly Keane
The Mansfields of Co Kildare

The Mansfields of Co Kildare

22 April 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kill History Group The Mansfields of Co Kildare: A Franco-Irish Catholic elite family and their networks 1870-1915 -  a talk by Fergus Murphy Image: Illustration [...]
County Kildare's Stained Glass Heritage

County Kildare's Stained Glass Heritage

1 May 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cill Dara Historical Society County Kildare's Stained Glass Heritage with Dr David Caron, Editor of the Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass. Come along early for [...]
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