Lectures/Walks/Outings

 

Lectures/Walks/Outings –  2018

27th Edition of our Journal now available

Please note that Annual Membership Subscriptions are due on January 1st

Single €10:00  Family €15:00  Retired/Unwaged €8:00  Retired Family €12:00

Lectures take place in The Royal Marine Hotel, Marine Road, Dun Laoghaire at 8 p.m.

Admission Fee : €3.00

In 2018 the Society celebrates its 40th Anniversary, founded in April 1978.  We have hosted 40 years of lectures/walks and annual outings. This year we have produced the 27th edition of our history journal, containing social and built history of Dun Laoghaire and its environs.

 

Wednesday 19th September 

The Sinking of the Leinster

Speaker: Cormac Lowth

 

Sun 23rd – Tues 25th September  

Three Day Outing to Limerick and its environs.

 Organiser:  Maria Hayes.

 

 Wednesday 17th October     

Watsons Nursery, Clontarf to Killiney 1884-1967”

  Speaker: Bernadine Ruddy.

 

Wednesday 21st November

Pre-Famine Dublin – A Calamity Waiting to Happen

Speaker: Vincent Ruddy.

                                               

Wednesday 5th December   

The Building of the Kish Lighthouse” (DVD) and some of the history of the Kish Bank.

 

 

 

We have a Facebook pageDun Laoghaire Borough Historical Society – please sign up to view all our activities.

To contact the Federation of Local History Societies, go to – www.localhistory.ie – to view all the activities

Book Stall available at all our meetings

Street History /Kingstown – Dun Laoghaire, Carrickbrennan Graveyard, Pavilion, Glasthule Book, Artists & Writers of the Borough – all at €6:00

Some back issues available at reduced rate – €3:00, secure some of the journals you are missing. Post and packaging: – Ireland €2:50  UK & rest of the world €4:00.

.Hon Sec:  Anna Scudds, 7 Northumberland Park, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin. PH:(01)2806213 not after 9pm local time.