The European Heritage Days are the most widely celebrated participatory cultural events shared by the citizens of Europe

A talk on Rathdaire House
An architectural and historic appraisal of Rathadair House in Co. Laois by Mairtin D'Alton

August 23rd, 2018

Laois Heritage Society, Midlands Park Hotel Portlaoise, Co. Laois

Seven soldiers, 7 stories, 7 PM.
Seven stories over five evenings re-remembering the lives of seven soldiers and nurses lost in the great war over 100 years ago.

August 20th, 2018

Larry Scallan, Kilkennys Great war memorial, Co. Kilkenny

Stories from bygone days on the bog
Hear stories about bygone days on the bog on the looped boardwalk in the unique and magical surroundings of Clara Bog.

August 22nd, 2018

Clara Bog Visitor Centre, Co. Offaly

Children's News Day
This event seeks to help teach media literacy to children. A day of children’s activates where, through art, we examine how newspapers were printed and what one might expect to find in a newspapers about the workhouse. Children can produce their own little artwork papers and their unique story can

August 25th, 2018

Irish Workhouse Centre, Co. Galway – County

Storytelling and fun
Storytelling and drawing with author and illustrator Dolores Keaveney, for children aged 7-12. Brought to you by Offaly County Library in association with the Creative Ireland culture-based programme.

August 24th, 2018

Offaly County Library, Edenderry Library, J.K.L. Street, Edenderry, Co. Offaly

Tell your story, make your book!
Arts and crafts workshop for children aged 7-12

August 20th, 2018

Offaly County Library, Tullamore Library, O'Connor Square, Co. Offaly

Spacer po Lipnicy
Lipnica Murowana – ziemia świętych, zabytków i palm. Dzieje tej miejscowości sięgają czasów średniowiecza. W 1144 r. erygowano tutaj parafię lipnicką pw. św. Leonarda, przez Lipnicę przebiegał węgierski szlak ha

September 1st, 2018

Lipnica Murowana, woj. małopolskieRynek - pomnik króla Władysława Łokietka, Rynek , 32-724 Lipnica Murowana

'Dr Donovan: Great Famine Hero'
The talk is free of charge and open to all but places are limited so booking is essential - please call Skibbereen Heritage Centre to book on 028 40900. Please refer to the Skibbereen Heritage Centre Facebook page for updates and further information

August 21st, 2018

Skibbereen Heritage Centre, Skibbereen Credit Union Conference Room, Main Street, Skibbereen, Co. Cork County

Medieval Quest
Our challenge, if you choose to accept, will require talented young investigators with a keen eye, a flair for art and a sharp mind. The quest is available for all between the ages of 5 – 12. Please be advised that an adult must accompany any children within the Heritage site at all times. Our Ques

August 19th, 2018

OPW Ennis Friary, OPW Ennis Friary, Abbey Street, Ennis V95 AN28, Co. Clare

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Clay Days - Modern Cob Building
Visit some of the new cob buildings at The Hollies Centre for Practical Sustainability. Tours/talks will focus on modern earth building techniques, such as clay and lime plasters, floors and paints.

August 26th, 2018

Earthen Building UK and Ireland (EBUKI), The Hollies Centre for Practical Sustainability, Enniskeane, Co. Cork County

Story Exchange Workshop
Narrative 4 is a global organisation founded by writers that uses the power of stories to foster empathy and build community in a fun and creative way. Narrative 4 Ireland is based in Limerick and currently works with 18 schools and numerous community groups. This workshop is geared towards a

August 22nd, 2018

Narrative4, Narrative4, 58 O'Connell Street, Limerick, Co. Limerick

Kilkenny City Scenes
A Collection of images of Kilkenny City dating from the early to mid-twentieth century

August 18th, 2018 - August 25th, 2018

Kilkenny County Library, City Library, John's Quay, Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny

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