Archived Events

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26 November 2015

 

Launch of 2016 Offaly Centenary Programme

Date: Thurs 3rd Dec @ 7.30pm (for 8pm start)
Location: Aras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore
Info: Join us as we launch our Centenary Programme for Offaly on Thursday 3rd December in Aras an Chontae.

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18 January 2016

 

Padraig Mac Piarais Exhibition

Date: Monday 18th January 2016 Location: Aras an Chontae, Tullamore Info: Exhibition of photographic material and short films featuring the poetry of Pádraig Mac Piarais Cost: Free Contact: offaly2016@offalycoco.ie or 057-9357402  

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2 February 2016

 

Conradh na Gaeilge Community Fund

Community groups have two weeks left to apply to the largest support fund ever launched by Conradh na Gaeilge, thanks to the Community Foundation for Ireland granting €40,000 to Seachtain na Gaeilge this year. Grants of between €500 and €2,500 are available to groups organising community events and campaigns in Ireland for the 2016 festival through the Seachtain na Gaeilge 2016 Support Fund. Please follow this link for further details.

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4 February 2016

 

Secrets of Offaly

Date: Thursday 4th February 2016
Location: Aras an Chontae, Charleville Road, Tullamore
Info: The three SECRETS OF OFFALY public art projects will assemble for a single exhibition which lauches on Thursday 4th Feb 2016 @ 7pm in Aras an Chontae, Tullamore. These projects are the legacy of three Offaly Communities in the early 1900's.
Cost: Free
Contact: Arts Office 057-9357440 or see www.offaly.ie/arts

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8 February 2016

 

Offaly Historical Society

"The military strategy of the 1916 Leaders"

Date: Monday 8th February 2016 @ 8pm
Location: Bury Quay, Tullamore
Info: A Retrospective Military Analysis of the 1916 Rising - A talk by Mr. James P. Cullen, Brigadier General (Retired), U.S. Army
Cost: €2 /member €5/non-members

Contact: www.offalyhistory.com Email: info@offalyhistory.com

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19 February 2016

 

Edenderry Historical Society

Date: Friday 19th February 2016 @ 7pm
Location: Oaklands Community College
Info: 'Exploring 1916: a midlands perspective'
Cost: €10 admission
Contact: edenderryhistory@gmail.com

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4 March 2016

 

Rhode Parish Historical Group

Date: Friday 4th March 2016 @ 8pm
Location: Rhode Old School Hall
Info: 'The 1916 Rising - Its Legacy in Rhode and North Offaly'- A talk by Dr. Philip McConway. Admission €3.00.
Contact: http://www.offaly.ie/eng/Services/Libraries/

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6 March 2016

 

Dr. Patrick Doyle Commemoration Event

Date: Sunday 6th March 2016 @ 2pm
Location: Shinrone, Co. Offaly
Info: Dr. Patrick Doyle Commemoration Event 1916-2016
Contact: mgtwalshryan@yahoo.ie

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14 March 2016

 

Offaly Historical Society

Date: Monday 14th March 2016
Location: Bury Quay, Tullamore
Info: "The Tullamore Incident" by Mr. Michael Byrne
Contact: www.offalyhistory.com Email: info@offalyhistory.com

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15 March 2016

 

Proclamation Day 2016

Tuesday March 15, 2016 is Proclamation Day. This is the day when every school in the country is invited to share the results of their Proclamation for a New Generation, and all other creative projects relating to 1916 that the student body have developed.

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