Glenstal Abbey, Murroe, County Limerick, visited 2011

The Society holds lectures, during the Winter, and outings, during the Summer months.

Winter 2014

Wednesday October 15
'Blackpool to the Front! A local history perspective on the Great War 1914-1918'
Mark Cronin

Wednesday November 12
'Brian Boru – reality and representations'
Dr Clare O'Halloran & Dr Dagmar Ó Riain-Raedel.

Sunday December 7
'Fowl, puddings and pies: a new look at Christmas food using Irish recipes from the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries'
Regina Sexton, Centre for Adult Continuing Education, UCC
Christmas Lunch — book by 28 November

Winter 2015

Wednesday January 7, 1pm
'Fulachtaí fia and Bronze Age cooking in Ireland: Reappraising the evidence'
Alan Hawkes, Dept. of Archaeology, UCC

Wednesday February 4
'The victualling trade in Cork during the American War of Independence'
Joe Varley

Wednesday March 4
'William Reeves, a notable Charleville-born scholar'
Prof. Pádraig Ó Riain, Emeritus Professor, Roinn Sean agus Meán Ghaeilge, UCC
County Lecture: County Library, Main Street, Charleville

Wednesday March 25
Annual General Meeting
Accompanied by pictures of the year's events and followed by a reception in the Sculpture Gallery

Wednesday April 8
'The Mass Rocks of County Cork'
Dr. Hilary Bishop, Liverpool John Moores University


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