Using Online Resources for Irish History Research

Lucan Library will host a three part practical course given by Mary Jackson, a Lucan-based genealogist, on using online and original sources for Irish local and family history projects. It will run from 6.30 pm to 8.00 pm on Monday evenings and there are 10-15 places available. A knowledge of computers and using the internet... Continue Reading →


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 →

Heritage Week at Lucan Library

Lucan Library is delighted to present the following events to celebrate Heritage Week 2013. 17th August until end of September. Exhibition: Lucan House & Demesne By Ronie de Brun 17th August until end of September. Exhibition: Postcard Views of South Dublin, then and now. A photographic exhibition as part of The Gathering 2013 Wednesday 21st August, 7:00pm.‘Sources for Family History Research’,... Continue Reading →

History & Heritage events at Castletymon Library

The following events will take place in Castletymon Library to mark History & Heritage 2013.  Monday August 19th  11am-12:30pm Heritage Card-making Workshop with Ann Foster. Tuesday August 20th 11am Genealogy: An Introduction: Talk by genealogist Carol Collins Thursday September 12th 11.45am: Malachi Horan Remembers, a talk by Tomas Maher, illustrated with slides : Monday September 23rd: 9.45am: Introduction to Archaeology-... Continue Reading →

Heritage Week Genealogy Workshops

Interested in tracing your family tree? Already started your research but hitting a brick wall? Join us at the County Library, Tallaght during Heritage Week 2012 for free workshops with genealogist Paul Gorry. Irish Genealogical Records: scope & access explained, Part 1. Saturday 18th August 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. This first workshop will cover Civil Records,... Continue Reading →

Caring for your Family Documents

Archivist Damien Burke from the Archives and Records Assocation Ireland will give a talk on Caring for your Family Documents at the County Library, Tallaght this Saturday 27th August at 2:00 p.m. This will be a practical session giving advice on caring for your family papers, old photographs and books, etc. It will cover signs... Continue Reading →

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