The event will run from 1.30 - 5.30pm.
1.30 -2.00 - Unveiling of a plaque at the site of the Old Parish soup kitchen.
2.00 - 2.30 - Official opening of the restored school inspection books.
2.30 - 3.00 - History of the school from 1840 - Martin Coffey.
3.15 - 4.30 - Lecture on the famine - Willie Whelan.
Also in the afternoon:
- Genealogy - One to one on how to trace your family - Eddie Cantwell & Nioclás ó Griofain.
- An tSeanphobal young musicians.
- 70 years of Aisteoirí an tSeanphobal (Actors Group)
- Old Parish Photos.
The museum are happy to be invited to attend and participate in this event with our President Nioclás, Eddie, Willie and Martin all giving talks.