15
November
2018

Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

Weekly Community Event list, issued by Carlow County Council

  • Title: Shorts One - a film by Carlow International Film Festival
  • Venue: Carlow Library
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 12:30
  • Details: The Carlow International Film Festival Nov 15- 17 aims to showcase the best in international films from all over the world. It is being co-hosted by Carlow Library

  • Title: Follow The Crows - A film by Carlow International Film Festival
  • Venue: Carlow Library
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 16:00
  • Details: The Carlow International Film Festival Nov 15 - 17 aims to showcase the best in international films from all over the world. It is being co-hosted by Carlow Library

  • Title: Kelly Brothers Q & A (Carlow International Film Festival)
  • Venue: Carlow Library
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 18:30
  • Details: The Carlow International Film Festival Nov 15 - 17 aims to showcase the best in international films from all over the world. It is being co-hosted by Carlow Library

  • Title: Carlow International Film Festival
  • Venue: Carlow Library
  • Start Date/Time: 17/11/2018, 12:00
  • Details: Shorts Two 12pm Taking Stock Q & A 2.30pm Closing Feature - Jimmy 4.30pm

  • Title: Colin Murphy
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 17/11/2018, 20:00
  • Details: 25 years ago a young man had a dream and that dream was to perform. As an actor success came quickly with the National Youth Theatre and early TV appearances in Yorkshire Television’s Heartbeat and Drop The Dead Donkey for Channel 4. His starring role in Our Friends In The North led to him becoming a household name. Daniel Craig* has achieved everything he set out to do and has reached the very pinnacle of the entertainment industry. 25 years ago another young man had a dream. And hope. And hair. He is still hanging on to all three… just about. Best known for his TV appearances on the award winning Blame Game, Murphy and O’Kane Do Le Football, The Panel, and The Blizzard of Odd, Colin has performed his stand-up all over the world from Montreal to Melbourne, Beijing to Ballybofey. Tickets: €17/15

  • Title: Keeper
  • Venue: Visual
  • Start Date/Time: 22/11/2018, 11:00
  • Details: This year’s French film choice for schools is the sensitive, realistic story of Maxime and Mélanie, a teen couple in love. Maxime is a talented footballer and likely to be selected for trials. Life is good but when Mélanie becomes pregnant, their worlds are rocked. Their parents’ responses are very different, and as the pair try to decide what to do, they feel pressure coming at them from all sides. An honest and heartfelt drama about young people thrust into adulthood, it poses rich questions for discussion such as ‘who am I’, ‘how do I make decisions’, and ‘who do I want to be? Tickets: €5 per student

  • Title: Carlow Farmers Market
  • Venue: Potato Market carlow
  • Start Date/Time: 17/11/2018, 09:00
  • Details: Carlow Farmers Market is held every week in the center of Carlow Town beside the main town-center Car Park See Location Map) and there are a wide variety of producers selling their fresh and local products. Explore the essence of beautiful Carlow town at the Farmers Market

  • Title: An Ciorcal Gaeilge
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum, College Street, Carlow Town, R93 E3T2
  • Start Date/Time: 21/11/2018, 10:30
  • Details: Come along for Caint, Caife agus Craic in the Carlow County Museum. An Ciorcal Gaeilge is a weekly informal conversational group, with tea and biscuits for all. Pop along and practice your cúpla focail. All are welcome! Tar linn do caint, caife agus craic i Músaem Chontae Cheatharlach. Is grúpa neamhfhoirmiúl Gaeilge í an Ciorcal Gaeilge, le go leor tae agus brioscaí do gach éinne. Buail isteach agus bain úsáid as do cúpla focail. Fáilte roimh cách. Every Wednesday at 10.30am for 1 hour Telephone: 059-9131554 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Web: http://.carlowcountymuseumblog.wordpress.com/ Twitter:@CarlowCountyMus Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/CarlowCountyMuseum/

  • Title: Carlow Castle 3D Model and Illustration on display
  • Venue: Reception Area Carlow County Council
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 10:00
  • Details: Come view a 3D printed model and historical reconstruction illustration of Carlow Castle. Both the 3D model and illustration are based on the time period of the late 14th century when Carlow was the administrative Capital of Ireland. The 3D printed model of the castle was made by Industrial Design Students at IT Carlow. The illustration of the Castle & surrounding areas was undertaken by Uto Hogerzeil, historical reconstruction artist. Both were commissioned by Carlow Town Council in 2013 to commemorate the 800th anniversary of the construction of Carlow Castle in 1213 AD. A free Carlow Castle brochure by Dr. Margaret Murphy, Carlow College is available to take away. Reception of Carlow County Council, Athy Road, Carlow Town. Opening Hours: 09.30am – 4.30pm, Monday - Friday.

  • Title: Journey in Time, the Archaeology of the Carlow By-pass
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum, College Street, Carlow Town, R93 E3T2
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 10:00
  • Details: The construction of the Carlow By-pass saw many archaeological treasures been excavated during the M9 Carlow By-pass construction. You will be struck by the similarities between ourselves and the people of the past. Our ancestors were able to feed, clothe and provide shelter for their families, but it was their skill and expertise that helped create the most beautiful handmade tools and crafts. So why not step back in time and experience how our ancestors lived. The exhibition is in association with the National Museum of Ireland and the National Roads Authority. Free Admission Monday - Saturday 10.00am – 4.30pm (last admission half hour before closing) Telephone: 059-9131554 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Web: http://.carlowcountymuseumblog.wordpress.com/ Twitter:@CarlowCountyMus Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/CarlowCountyMuseum/

  • Title: Visit St. Mary’s Church
  • Venue: St. Mary’s Church, Church Street, Carlow town
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 13:00
  • Details: Visit the historical St. Mary’s Church which has been at the centre of Carlow towns’ Church of Ireland community since the 17th century. The present church is the third church on the site, with the second built in the 18th century while the present church was completed in the 1830s, no doubt incorporating parts of the earlier churches. View the many memorials to local families including one to Thomas Gurly, great grandfather of George Bernard Shaw, Oscar and Nobel prize winning playwright. Admission is free, donations welcome. Sunday worship at 10.45am; Holy Communion on Wednesdays at 10.30am followed a cuppa in the adjoining Church of Ireland Community House. For further information: Rev. David White, Tel: 059-9132565, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Open Tuesday to Friday from 1.00pm to 5.00pm. Admission is free, donations welcome.

  • Title: St. Willibrord, Patron Saint of Luxembourg and his County Carlow Connection
  • Venue: Carlow County Museum, College Street, Carlow Town, R93 E3T2
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 10:00
  • Details: St. Willibrord, who was trained and ordained in county Carlow in the 7th century at the most important Anglo-Saxon ecclesiastical settlement in Ireland. His connection has been celebrated in both Carlow and Luxembourg in June 2017. He is one of Europe’s most important saints, embarked on a mission to the continent from Carlow in AD 690 and this exhibition explores his enormous impact on the Netherlands, Germany & Luxembourg. Every year the town of Echternach, Luxembourg hosts an annual ‘hopping procession’, which has UNESCO World Heritage Status, in his honour. See a copy of St. Willibrord’s own hand writing, the oldest datable signature of an English person, written on a book from county Carlow. View samples of the beautiful manuscripts that were produced in Echternach. The method of making a manuscript is shown in detail, from producing the inks and the vellum to how the letters and designs were laid out. View this special exhibition that was featured on RTE television programme ‘Nationwide’ (view episode on the RTE Player, Monday 12th February). Monday - Saturday 10.00am – 4.30pm (last admission half hour before closing) Telephone: 059-9131554 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Web: http://.carlowcountymuseumblog.wordpress.com/ Twitter:@CarlowCountyMus Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/CarlowCountyMuseum/

  • Title: World War 1 Memorial Event
  • Venue: Carlow Town Hall
  • Start Date/Time: 18/11/2018, 13:00
  • Details: On Sunday 18th November, a special memorial event commemorating those from Carlow who gave their lives in World War 1 will take place at Carlow Town Hall at 1pm. The event will focus on the hundreds of Carlow men and women who gave their lives in the conflict and a plaque will be unveiled in their memory. Coordinated by Carlow County Council Centenary Committee, the ceremony will commence at 1pm and will include minutes silence, remembrance through poetry, prayers of remembrance, and the laying of official wreaths. No charge for admission and all are welcome

  • Title: Carlow International Film Festival
  • Venue: Carlow Library
  • Start Date/Time: 16/11/2018, 12:30
  • Details: As part of Carlow International Film Festival, the following films will be shown at Carlow Library on Friday 16th November, Shorts One 12.30pm Follow the Crows 4pm Kelly Brothers Q & A 6.30pm

  • Title: Carlow International Film Festival
  • Venue: Carlow Library
  • Start Date/Time: 17/11/2018, 12:00
  • Details: As part of the Carlow International Film Festival, the following films will be shown in Carlow Library on Saturday, 17th November:: Shorts Two 12pm Taking Stock Q & A 2.30pm Closing Feature-Jimmy 4.30pm

11 2018
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