Fingal Libraries celebrate National Heritage Week with a variety of events for all ages.

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by Fingal Libraries on August 25, 2014.

  National Heritage Week is coordinated by The Heritage Council and its aim is to build awareness and education about our heritage thereby encouraging its conservation and preservation. National Heritage Week 2014 will run from August 23rd to 31st. Events for adults include talks on James Joyce: His Life and Times by Anne Colgan Centenary Talk […]

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National Heritage Week is coordinated by The Heritage Council and its aim is to build awareness and education about our heritage thereby encouraging its conservation and preservation. National Heritage Week 2014 will run from August 23rd to 31st.

Events for adults include talks on

James Joyce: His Life and Times by Anne Colgan

Centenary Talk on the Asgard and the Howth Gun-Running by Pat Murphy

Dublin’s Changing Faces: An Interactive Talk with Pat Upton

World War 1 and the shaping of Europe by Padraig Yeates

Seagrange Excavations: An Update by Grassroots Archaeology by Paul Duffy

Events for children include:-

Newgrange Willow Design Workshop for 8 to 12 Year-Olds

Rediscovery Workshop on our Natural Heritage for 7 to 11 Year-Olds

You can view Malahide Library’s World War One Centenary Exhibition and also visit Local Studies & Archives Exhibition – Hely-Hutchinsons  and the Great War which will be open Mon-Fri 10-1 & 2-5 during Heritage Week but NOT Sat 23rd Aug.