Political Struggles of Irish Nationalists and African Americans in the Great War

Historian Cecelia Hartsell will give a talk at Ballyroan Library next Tuesday 15th May at 6:30 pm, on the parallel experience of Irish Nationalists and African Americans in World War One.   This promises to be a fascinating event. Book your free place now here. Directions to Ballyroan Library can be found here.


Road to the Revolution Talks at Ballyroan Library

Ballyroan Library presents a series of three talks by historian Ann Matthews, dealing with the prelude to the 1916 Rising. Cumann na mBan and its Role in 1916 Tuesday 21st July at 7:00pm An Examination of the Buildings in Moore Street from where the 1916 Leadership Surrendered Tuesday 18th August at 7:00pm The Irish Citizen Army:... Continue Reading →

History and Heritage 2015 Events

Whilst we are all looking forward to National Heritage Week which runs between 22nd and 30th of August, sometimes, you have to admit, a week is not enough, especially when it relates to something you have a particular interest in. That is why the Library Section of South Dublin County Council have devised a programme... Continue Reading →

History of Loughlinstown House

Rathfarnham Historical Society presents a talk History of Loughlinstown House by Liam Clare at Ballyroan Library, Orchardstown Avenue, Rathfarnham Tuesday 9th December 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Booking essential - please contact Ballyroan Library on 01 4941900 or ballyroan@sdublincoco.ie to book.

Genealogy Workshop at Ballyroan Library

    Would you like to trace your ancestors? On Saturday 17 May Paul Gorry will provide "An Introduction to Genealogy" at Ballyroan Library between 11.00am and 1.00pm. Paul, who is a professional Genealogist, will tell you how to get started and guide you through the many online resources available to those wishing to get... Continue Reading →

Celebrating the Work of Seán Keating

    Art Historian Dr. Eimear O'Connor will give a talk on the work of local artist Seán Keating at Ballyroan Library on Friday 18th October at 7:00 p.m. All welcome! Eimear O'Connor is an art historian and Research Associate with the TRIARC-Irish Art Research Centre at Trinity College, Dublin. She specializes in Irish art... Continue Reading →

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