Programme of Events September 2020 to May 2021 (Health situation dependant)

 

DATE   TALK SPEAKER
September 15th 2020

LONG TALKThe Birth of the Border   

Cormac Moore

September 15th 2020 SHORT TALK  – The burning of St. Michaels Church in Dun Laoghaire Frank Woods
OCTOBER 20th 2020 LONG TALKAn Odyssey of Oddities around Dublin Bay. Cormac Lowth
OCTOBER 20th 2020 SHORT TALKKevin Barry Carmel Kelly
NOVEMBER 17th 2020 LONG TALK Arctic exploration and search for Franklin’s lost expedition Kevin Cronin
NOVEMBER 17th 2020 AGM – NO SHORT TALK  
DECEMBER 15th To Be Confirmed DECEMBER XMAS EVENT Padraig Laffan and committee help.
JANUARY 19th 2021 LONG TALK  A William Orpen Dominic Lee
JANUARY 19th 2021 SHORT TALKThe story of the Stained-Glass Window of the Madonna and Child in Foxrock Church Liam Clare
FEBRUARY 16th 2021 LONG TALKBallycorus Lead Mines   Rob Goodbody
FEBRUARY 16th 2021 SHORT TALK  Lennox Robinson Declan Ryan
MARCH 16th 2021 LONG TALK  :-

Eoin O’Duffy. 

Maurice Manning
MARCH 16th 2021 SHORT TALK

George McElroy: Ireland’s Forgotten First World War Fighter Ace.   

Philip Lecane
APRIL 20th 2021    LONG TALKMutinies. Éanna De Búrca

APRIL 20th 2021

 

SHORT TALK

– Irish Teachers in Africa – a personal experience.

Joe Glynn
MAY 18th 2021   LONG TALKThe burning of the Customs House. Liz Gillis
MAY 18th  2021   SHORT TALKThe Vartry to Stillorgan Water Works.   Tony Keane