Fun Heritage Open Day
Donegal Parish Church
Donegal Parish Church, Donegal Town, Co. Donegal
25 August, 3pm - 5pm
Learn all about the history and tradition of straw craft with Melanie Lorien and make a straw craft good luck charm to take home. Suitable for children aged eight to 12 years.
Melanie is a craft-maker who works with straw. She is particularly interested in the traditions and folklore associated with the harvest. The event will include a lovely display of straw items from around the world, from baskets and cradles to mummer’s masks, variations of St. Brigid’s crosses and corn dollies