Sharing My Story - Begin to Tell True-Live Tales
18 August, 10am - 1pm, Ballitore Library & Quaker Museum, Co. Kildare
Has anything worth speaking about ever happened to me? And who would listen? In this workshop we are invited to look at our past, consider what we have learned & the stories we might tell.
Sharing Family Stories
18 August, 10am - 12:30pm, Roscommon County Library, Co. Roscommon
Three guest speakers will share their family stories and guide you on how best to present your genealogy research.
Sharing Stories: The Vikings and Kerry
18 August, 8pm - 9pm, Heritage Iveragh/Oidhreacht Uíbh Ráthaigh, Caherdaniel Hall, Caherdaniel, Co. Kerry
This lecture will explore the activities of the Vikings in Co. Kerry, using sources such as archaeology, history and place-names.
Stories from Days Gone by in Ardee
18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 August, 10am - 5pm, Ardee Branch Library, Co. Louth
Sharing Stories from Days Gone by in Ardee... A display of old photographs of the town's landmarks from a bygone era.
Sharing Stories – Folklore Untold
20 August, 10:30am - 5:30pm, Moate Library, Co. Westmeath
80 years on from the Folklore Commission, Moate Library has re-created the School's Collection, with the help of local children. A specially compiled book and exhibition will be on display for the week
Sharing Stories from the Liberties
20 - 24 August, 12pm - 1pm, Warrenmount Community Education Centre, Mill Street, Dublin 8
James Madigan, local history tutor, along with other guest speakers, will give a talk on the local history of the area from 12pm to 1pm each day in the Centre during Heritage Week. All welcome.
Sharing Stories Through Ancestry
21, 23 August, 12pm - 1pm, Ancestry Ireland Unlimited Company, 52-55 Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Dublin 2
Join a journey to the past where Ancestry members share some of their unique stories, colourful characters and family tales. Learn how to make a connection using Ancestry’s tools and resources. Booking is essential as space is limited.
Sharing my Story
22 August, 11am - 12:30pm, Youghal Library, Rivergate Mall, Youghal, Co. Cork
Migrants share their stories of their decision to relocate to Ireland and Youghal. Learn about their hopes and fears as they embarked on a new life in a new country.
Exchanging Customs and Cultures
22 August, 8pm - 9:30pm, Moylough Heritage Society, Moylough Community Centre, Co. Galway
Show me your heritage and I will show you mine. A night of sharing customs and traditions of the Irish and other nationalities living in the area.
Heritage Week takes place from 18-26 August 2018 with over 2,000 events happening across Ireland, see what's on near you.