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Showing posts from February, 2014

Edenderry Historical Society Lecture Series 2014

21 FEBRUARYMary O'Connor, Edenderry: The town I love so well
21 MARCHDamian Shiels, Midlands men in the American Civil War
25 APRILFintan Lane, 'Knight of the Plough: Benjamin Pelin of Edenderry and social radicalism, 1852-1934'
23 MAYDeclan O'Connor,                                              'Marquees, Mineral Bars and Romance'..a little history of the Edenderry and Offaly Show bands
AUGUST Heritage Weeks events to be confirmed
26 SEPTEMBEREdmund Joyce, 'The Irish country house'
24 OCTOBER Ida Milne, 'The quiet corner back: The role of Protestants in the GAA in the 26 counties'
21 NOVEMBER Fidelma Byrne, 'From the wilds of Wicklow to the backwoods of Upper Canada': the human   experience of nineteenth century landlord assisted emigration.