News from Galway

Save the Loughrea Town Hall

When: Friday, 27 April, 2018

LARC are passionate about bringing the Town Hall to life once again in Loughrea and believe this iconic building can be placed at the heart of Loughrea’s cultural and economic life for generations to come. The group are hosting a Who Wants to be a Thousandaire event on May 12th

Loughrea (Galway)
Loughrea Town Hall

Art news and other events in Clifden this Spring

When: Monday, 23 April, 2018

The Clifden Writers Group invite you to celebrate Poetry Day Ireland with Poems and Coffee at the Library.  Thursday 26th April at 11am.  Bring a poem that surprises, you can read this and share with people there.  You can also just relax and listen as you sip yo

Clifden (Galway)
Clifden IReland

Heritage Society Winter Newsletter

When: Thursday, 21 December, 2017

Annaghdown Heritage Society have launched their Winter 2017 Newsletter, which includes articles on Brick Making in Annaghdown, Emigration to New Zealand, local Petty Sessions records, and more.

Annaghdown (Galway)

Claregalway.info

When: Monday, 3 April, 2017

Claregalway.info was created as part of an effort to engage new residents of Claregalway with the community and history surrounding them. You can learn more about the effort by clicking on the link below that will take you to the website.

Claregalway (Baile Chláir)

Visiting Old Rahoon

When: Wednesday, 7 December, 2016

Throughout the early part of 2016 Julie DeFrancesco and her family eagerly planned a trip to Ireland. As the family historian and armed with family papers and documents she hoped to visit the parishes of her ancestors, the Delaneys from Laois and the Maloys from Galway.

Rahoon (Galway)
Old Rahoon Graveyard 2016

Oral History Interview Skills Workshop

When: Monday, 21 November, 2016

This workshop is open to anyone interesting in developing the techniques and interview skills required for undertaking oral history projects and will be delivered by Oral History Consultant Dr Tomás Mac Conmara.

Portumna (Galway)

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