Local History Diary

Of Saints and Sinners - The Rude Nude

Of Saints and Sinners - The Rude Nude

5 June 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cill Dara Historical Society Of Saints and Sinners - The Rude Nude with Brendan Matthews, Author and Community Historian. Come along early for a cuppa [...]
County Kildare’s Stained Glass Heritage

County Kildare’s Stained Glass Heritage

10 June 2024    
7:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Celbridge Historical Society On Monday, 10 June 2024 at 7.45pm, David Caron, editor of the Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass, will give an illustrated talk [...]
Industry & Policy in Independent Ireland 1922-72: the Co. Kildare connection

Industry & Policy in Independent Ireland 1922-72: the Co. Kildare connection

12 June 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Newbridge Local History Group Newbridge Local History Group are hosting a talk by Professor Frank Barry titled Industry & Policy in Independent Ireland 1922-72: the [...]
Naas Canal Walk

Naas Canal Walk

13 June 2024    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Naas Local History Group Canal Walk. Meet at the Church of Our Lady and St David on the Sallins Road for a walk along the [...]
Jane W Shackleton - 19th century photographer

Jane W Shackleton - 19th century photographer

20 June 2024    
7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Leixlip History Club -in Leixlip Library at 7.15pm  on June 20th, Joe Byrne will speak on Jane W Shackleton One of the largest collection of [...]
Devoy’s Post Bag

Devoy’s Post Bag

24 June 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kill History Group Devoy’s Post Bag - a talk by Noel Cocoman focusing on the collection of Devoy's political correspondence with the main Fenian leaders, [...]
"Children need help and I am going to help them" Dr Ella Webb

"Children need help and I am going to help them" Dr Ella Webb

3 July 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cill Dara Historical Society "Children need help and I am going to help them" - Dr Ella Webb (1877-1946) with Dr Declan Warde, author and [...]
Talk on St Corban’s Cemetery

Talk on St Corban’s Cemetery

22 August 2024    
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Naas Local History Group Talk and tour of St Corban's Cemetery, Naas, guided by Paddy Behan and NLHG members. Meet at the entrance of the [...]
A Happy Type of Sadness - A journey through Irish Country Music

A Happy Type of Sadness - A journey through Irish Country Music

4 September 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cill Dara Historical Society A Happy Type of Sadness: A journey through Irish Country Music – with Kevin Martin, Author and Retired Lecturer. Come along [...]
Would you recognise a Saint if you met one?

Would you recognise a Saint if you met one?

2 October 2024    
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cill Dara Historical Society Would you recognise a Saint if you met one? - An examination of saintly attributes as depicted in medieval and early [...]
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