Lectures, Talks and other activities

Previous 2020 Lectures, Talks and other activities

Saturday 11th January – Launch of Proceedings 2019 by Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, Minister of State for Higher Education – See Report and Gallery

Monday 27th January The Life and Verses of Robert Service – 1874 to 1958 by Denis Gill Historian

Thurs 27th FebruaryAn Englishman, the Kerry Air & a Newspaper Love Affair by Gerry O’Regan

Previous 2019 Lectures, Talks and other activities

Saturday 12th January – Launch of Proceedings 2018

Thursday 31st January ‘A Vision for Today – The Rebuilding of Dublin After 1916’ by architect Robin Mandal

Monday 25th February ‘Blackrock and the Surrounding Areas in The Great War’ by Conor Dodd

Monday 25th March ‘How Safe Is Flying?’ by Captain Ted McCourt

Monday 29th April ‘Waterford Merchants and their Families and Descendants in the Port Cities of France and Spain 1600-1800’ by Liam Murphy

Thursday 30th May ‘The Metals – from Dalkey to Dún Laoghaire’ by Rob Goodbody

Thursday 12th September   Creative Writing: Excavating Your Memory for Inspiration by Justine CarberyWriter, Teacher and Journalist

Monday 7th October   Queen Victoria – Her Life and Times   by Frank WoodsLocal Historian

Thursday 7th November   The Light that Failed: The Dundrum Rail Car Collision by James Scannell

Monday 2nd December – Famous People I Nearly MetSome Faded Highlights from my Career in Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations by Niall Henry Bracken