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15
March
2017

Republican Women in North County Dublin (Talk)

Republican Women in North County Dublin (Talk)

Republican Women in North County Dublin: Politics and Politicisation

A Talk by Ms. Jacinta Judge

Location: Fingal Local Studies and Archives
Date: Tuesday 21st of March at 7.30pm

Fingal Local Studies
Clonmel House,
Forsters Way
Swords,
Co. Dublin

To book please contact: 8704495 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

All Welcome, booking essential.

For further information about Local Studies, click here http://fingal.ie/community-and-leisure/libraries/local-studies-library-and-archives/  03 2017

Written by: Fingal County Council Categories: Community Notices, Fingal County Council

10
March
2017

Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

  • Title: Seachtain na Gaeilge/ Irish Language Festival 2017
  • Venue: Various locations throughout Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 10/03/2017, 12:00
  • Details: Wednesday 1st – Friday 17th March 2017 Join us in Carlow throughout the month of March for a feast of music, dance, drama, fun and entertainment to celebrate all aspects of Irish language and culture as part of St. Patrick's National Festival. Highlights include the Pan Celtic National Song Contest, the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

  • Title: 1916 Commemorative Stained Glass Mural by artist Peadar Lamb
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum
  • Start Date/Time: 10/03/2017, 10:00
  • Details: As a lasting legacy of the Carlow Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme, this innovative and unique contemporary stained glass mural illustrates a Carlow narrative showing some key Carlow figures such as Micheál O’Hanrahan who grew up on Tullow Street and Nurse Margaret Kehoe from Leighlinbridge who lost her life on Easter Monday 1916, and tells of the role they played in 1916. Rich in symbolism the piece was created by Peadar Lamb, an artist working primarily in the medium of stained glass for over twenty years, using hand-made glass and a variety of techniques which have changed little over the centuries. Well worth a visit, Admission to the Museum as always is free! Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 10.00am – 4.30pm

  • Title: The Quiet Revolution - 70th Anniversary of Rural Electrification Exhibition
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum
  • Start Date/Time: 10/03/2017, 10:00
  • Details: The Rural Electrification Scheme has been described as one of the greatest social and economic developments in twentieth-century Ireland. This exhibition explores the bringing of the light to Carlow, from the first public lighting in 1891, to the implementation of rural electrification in the area (1947-1963) and has a focus on Paddy Dowling, Carlow Person of the 20th Century. The Quiet Revolution Exhibition has been developed in association with the E.S.B.. Admission is free.

  • Title: Carlow Farmers Market
  • Venue: Potato Market Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 11/03/2017, 09:00
  • Details: Carlow Farmers Market is held every week in the centre of Carlow Town (at the old Potato Market beside the main town-centre Car Park) and there are a wide variety of producers selling their fresh produce to the general public

  • Title: Michael Harding
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 10/03/2017, 20:00
  • Details: Michael Harding is one of Ireland's most distinctive writers and storytellers and his recent memoirs Staring at Lakes and Hanging with the Elephant have touched a chord with audiences throughout the country. Now he comes to VISUAL, Carlow with his latest book, Talking to Strangers and to ruminate on his life over the past 18 months, playing the Bull McCabe on stage in Dublin, struggling with self-doubt, faith, and psychotherapy, and the chaos of building an extension to his home near Lough Allen. Tickets:€18/16

  • Title: Carlow College Literary Awards & Creative Writing Showcase
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 13/03/2017, 20:00
  • Details: The Carlow College Literary Awards brings together the entire college community to recognise and celebrate the very best of Carlow College literary talent. The awards gather together the college literary community in a spirit of camaraderie and friendly competition to celebrate the best prose and poetry of the past year. First Year Creative Writing class will also present a showcase of their writing. Ciaran Collins, author of The Gamal, winner of the Rooney Prize for Literature in 2013, and described by the New York Times as ‘remarkable’ and the Irish Times as ‘outstanding’, will present the awards as well as read from his work. Awards will be given for Poetry and the Short Story/Flash Fiction. Tickets: Free

  • Title: Grease Is The Word
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 14/03/2017, 19:30
  • Details: 14 March - 16 March 7.30pm Following on from the success of last year’s Disco Inferno, St. Leo’s College and St. Mary’s Academy C.B.S present Grease Is The Word. A culmination of hard work from over one hundred Transition Year students from both schools, this show promises to be an energetic, colourful and talent fuelled production with stunning vocals, slick choreography and boundless talent. The performance is produced under the expert guidance of Mr. David Doyle, Mr. Ian Curran and Ms. Áine Shiels. Slick your hair, grab your popsocks and transport yourself back to the fifties and don’t miss out on this stellar production! Tickets: €13/11conc

  • Title: Mindful Walk in the Woods
  • Venue: Oak Park Forest
  • Start Date/Time: 11/03/2017, 11:00
  • Details: It has been National Tree Week and Carlow County Council are inviting you to enjoy a 'Mindful Walk in the Woods' event in The Oak Park Forest this Saturday, 11th March at 11am. It is being facilitated by Sylvia Shirley Healing & Wellness Centre Centre and it is supported also by Carlow Mental Health Association. Admission: Free

  • Title: Flower Arranging throughout the Season with Marie O’Leary
  • Venue: Altamont Gardens
  • Start Date/Time: 11/03/2017, 12:00
  • Details: Flower Arranging throughout the Season with Marie O’Leary Arrangements of Wedding Bouquets A range of one-day workshops in seasonal flower arrangements. Marie O’leary is a qualified Florist, and AOIFA (Association of Irish Floral Artists) Teacher. She provides demonstration all over the country and gives workshops in floral design.

  • Title: Become an Ireland Ancient East Champion
  • Venue: Seven Oaks Hotel Athy Road Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 15/03/2017, 10:00
  • Details: This new workshop is designed to deliver service excellence, ensuring that Ireland’s Ancient East, as a must see experience destination is communicated to visitors while they are here and worldwide when they return home. Everyone has a role to play in delivering the optimum visitor experience – a warm welcome, a smile, a real knowledge of our local area and a genuine interest in our visitors. Deliver this and visitors might just stay a little longer in your area, spend more and recommend Ireland’s Ancient East globally. This programme is suited to tourism business owners, managers and staff; public service personnel; retail businesses, festival and event organisers; sevice businesses and community groups i.e. anyone who may come in contact with visitors to Ireland’s Ancient East. This programme is a build on to the 2016 Dwell Programme and business owners are invited to send customer contact staff to this workshop. Date: Wednesday, March 15th Location: Seven Oaks Hotel, Athy Road, Carlow Time: 10am – 1pm (Registration, tea/coffee available from 9.30am) Cost: This programme is fully subsidised by Fáilte Ireland To register: Please follow the booking instructions laid out by Eventbrite. Should you have any problems you can email Ruth at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Title: St Patricks Day Parade 2017
  • Venue: Various locations throughout Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 17/03/2017, 13:00
  • Details: St Patricks Day Parade 2017 Ireland’s national feast day is celebrated throughout Co. Carlow with a series of parades in honour of St. Patrick, the patron saint and national apostle of Ireland. Parades will take place in the following locations. Different Venues around County Carlow: Tullow at 13:00 Bagenalstown at 13:00 Borris at 14:00 Ballon at 15:30 Carlow Town at 15:30

03 2017

Written by: Carlow County Council Categories: Community Notices, Carlow County Council

09
March
2017

Traffic Lights on N25 at Lemybrien

Traffic Lights on N25 at Lemybrien

Temporary traffic lights will be in place on N25 at Lemybrien from 7am 10/3/17 to 10am 11/3/17. WCCC apologise for any delays. 03 2017

Categories: Community Notices, Waterford City & County Council

07
March
2017

Public Consultation - National Planning Framework

Public Consultation - National Planning Framework

You are invited to attend a Public Consultation Meeting on the New National Planning Framework in the Ormonde Hotel, Kilkenny, Wednesday 8th March 7.30 pm

This new National Planning Framework will shape Ireland’s development to 2040 and beyond. It is essential that people get involved and that the views of the South East and Kilkenny are expressed in the public consultation process now underway.  This evening has been arranged to provide people with information on the content of the Government’s “Ireland 2040 Our Plan Issues and Choices” paper published in February 2017.

A panel of local speakers will give an overview of the National Planning Framework process and facilitate a discussion to encourage people to make submissions as part of that process. You are encouraged to take part in this consultation process which will be an important step in making the views of Kilkenny people heard in the National Planning Framework.

More information about the National Planning Framework is available from the website: www.ireland2040.ie


03 2017

Written by: Kilkenny County Council Categories: Community Notices, Kilkenny County Council

03
March
2017

Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

  • Title: Launch of "Once we sang like other men" by John MacKenna
  • Venue: Carlow Central Library, Tullow Street
  • Start Date/Time: 03/03/2017, 20:00
  • Details: Writer in Residence at Carlow Libraries in Partnership with Carlow Arts Office, John MacKenna, will launch his 18th book, "Once we sang like other men" on Friday 3rd March at 8pm in Carlow Central Library.

  • Title: 1916 Commemorative Stained Glass Mural by artist Peadar Lamb
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum
  • Start Date/Time: 03/03/2017, 10:00
  • Details: As a lasting legacy of the Carlow Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme, this innovative and unique contemporary stained glass mural illustrates a Carlow narrative showing some key Carlow figures such as Micheál O’Hanrahan who grew up on Tullow Street and Nurse Margaret Kehoe from Leighlinbridge who lost her life on Easter Monday 1916, and tells of the role they played in 1916. Rich in symbolism the piece was created by Peadar Lamb, an artist working primarily in the medium of stained glass for over twenty years, using hand-made glass and a variety of techniques which have changed little over the centuries. Well worth a visit, Admission to the Museum as always is free! Opening Hours: Monday - Saturday 10.00am – 4.30pm

  • Title: The Quiet Revolution - 70th Anniversary of Rural Electrification Exhibition
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum
  • Start Date/Time: 03/03/2017, 10:00
  • Details: The Rural Electrification Scheme has been described as one of the greatest social and economic developments in twentieth-century Ireland. This exhibition explores the bringing of the light to Carlow, from the first public lighting in 1891, to the implementation of rural electrification in the area (1947-1963) and has a focus on Paddy Dowling, Carlow Person of the 20th Century. The Quiet Revolution Exhibition has been developed in association with the E.S.B.. Admission is free.

  • Title: Carlow Farmers Market
  • Venue: Potato Market Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 04/03/2017, 09:00
  • Details: Carlow Farmers Market is held every week in the centre of Carlow Town (at the old Potato Market beside the main town-centre Car Park) and there are a wide variety of producers selling their fresh produce to the general public

  • Title: Atlantic
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 03/03/2017, 10:30
  • Details: Can the fishing industry be sustainable in the light global economic and environmental challenges? Activist and filmmaker Risteard O Domhnaill (The Pipe) looks at three different fishing communities whose livelihoods are seriously under threat. On Arranmore, super-trawlers hoover up dwindling stocks. In Norway the search for new oil fields threatens maritime life. In Newfoundland, an oil boom has hit, closing off the fisherman’s opportunity. Narrated by Brendan Gleeson, this hard-hitting documentary reveals the waste and greed that threaten one of the oldest industries in the world. Tickets: €5 per student

  • Title: Open Mic @ VISUAL
  • Venue: GB Shaw Bar (Visual)
  • Start Date/Time: 04/03/2017, 20:30
  • Details: On March 4th, Eric Butler will present a selection of both emerging and well-known local acts for an evening showcasing Carlow’s musical talent. Come and enjoy a drink in the relaxed environment of the bar, while listening to an eclectic mix of artists, as well as Eric performing some of his own work. Tickets: €12/10conc

  • Title: Isla Grant
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 05/03/2017, 20:00
  • Details: Highly respected singer and prolific songwriter Isla Grant makes a welcome return visit to Ireland after an absence of two years with a beautifully constructed show. Isla is now established in Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, UK, America and Canada as a singer/songwriter of the highest quality. Over the last few years, she has completed hugely successful Tours of New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the UK and once again received five 'Gold Discs' for CD sales. Add this to six 'Platinum Discs' already received in Ireland and you can see why this 'Scottish Lass' is so popular. Her highly entertaining concert show features all her wonderful 'Hit' songs and some new from her latest album. Isla's interaction with her audience is second to none and the atmosphere at her 'Live' Shows is a joy to behold and as always her genial husband Al will make his popular contribution to the show featuring some of the all-time Jim Reeves 'Hit Songs'. Apart from Al Grant, one of Ireland's finest musicians, multi-instrumentalist Glen Flynn is an integral part of the Isla Grant sound. A treat for all Isla Grant fans Tickets: €26

  • Title: Suffragette
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 08/03/2017, 20:00
  • Details: Tickets: €8/6conc Dir: Sarah Gavron, UK, 2015, Duration: 106 mins, Cert: PG 13 Film for International Women's Day The film makes a series of arguments about patriarchal power, the complexities of political resistance and the economic implications of the right to vote. The NY Times A wonderfully involving, moving Carey Mulligan and a spirited ensemble flesh out a handsomely crafted, timely look at why and how far people are willing to go for a cause. Empire Mulligan plays Maud Watts, a laundry worker in pre-first world war London whose loyalties to her husband and son keep her on the outside of the growing women’s rights movement. But when too-neat fate forces Maud to testify about her tough work/life conditions, she finds herself at the epicentre of a struggle that is met with violence, imprisonment and worse.

  • Title: Calamity Jane
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 08/03/2017, 15:00
  • Details: Tickets: €6 Dir: David Butler, USA, 1953 Duration: 101 mins, Cert: G Daytime Screening of Calamity Jane in VISUAL Deadwood, Dakota Territory, is largely the abode of men, where Indian scout Calamity Jane is as hard-riding, boastful, and handy with a gun as any; quite an overpowering personality. But the army lieutenant she favours doesn't really appreciate her finer qualities. One of Jane's boasts brings her to Chicago to recruit an actress for the Golden Garter stage. Arrived, the lady in question appears (at first) to be a more feminine rival for the favours of Jane's male friends...including her friendly enemy Wild Bill Hickock. Staring Doris Day and Howard Keel.

  • Title: Seachtain na Gaeilge/ Irish Language Festival 2017
  • Venue: Various Locations throughout Carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 03/03/2017, 12:00
  • Details: Wednesday 1st – Friday 17th March 2017 Join us in Carlow throughout the month of March for a feast of music, dance, drama, fun and entertainment to celebrate all aspects of Irish language and culture as part of St. Patrick's National Festival. Highlights include the Pan Celtic National Song Contest, the St. Patrick's Day Parade. Location: Venues throughout Carlow

03 2017

Written by: Carlow County Council Categories: Community Notices, Carlow County Council

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