Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Heritage Events This Week from Conor Nelligan

Date/Time Wednesday 17th February 2016 at 20:00

Event: Illustrated Lecture: 'West Cork Railways'- by Maurice McCarthy 
Location: The Parish Centre, Bandon, Co. Cork

Additional Information: On Wednesday 17th February there will be a talk on the Railways of West Cork by Maurice McCarthy. This event has been organised by Cumann Seanchais na Banndan and all are welcome to attend.

Date/Time Sunday 21st February 2016 at 20:00
Event: Carraig na bhFear Community Commemoration 
Location: Carraig na bhFear, Co. Cork

Additional Information: Carraig na bhFear Community Council will mark the centenary of the Rising with events that encompass a commemoration, a celebration and a historical reflection. On Sunday 21st February 2016, a wreath laying ceremony at the Republican Plot at 10.30 will be followed by a Commemorative Peace Mass at 11.30. This will be followed by the unveiling of a plaque, a short oration, a pipe band and a community get-together in the Community Hall for tea & refreshments.

Date/Time Sunday 21st February 2016 at 20:00
Event: The 1916 Lecture by Gabriel Doherty 
Location: Temperance Hall, Kinsale, Co. Cork

Additional Information: Gabriel Doherty of U.C.C.'s School of History will give a fantastic overview of 1916 in his talk 'The 1916 Lecture'. The event has been organised by the Kinsale History Society and all are welcome to attend.

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