Events

The Society holds lectures, during the Winter, and outings, during the Summer months. There are also once-off events such as conferences, the Annual Weekend away and the Christmas Lunch.

Upcoming events are shown on the sidebar; this page shows the events archive.

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Oct
14
Wed
2015
Lecture: Dr Jay Starliper ‘The controversial politics of W. B. Yeats’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Oct 14 @ 8:00 pm

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Nov
4
Wed
2015
Lecture: Dr Elizabeth Twohig ‘Remembering Prof. M. J. (Brian) O’Kelly on the centenary of his birth’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Nov 4 @ 8:00 pm

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Jan
6
Wed
2016
Lecture: Felicity Philpott ‘The Georgian Churches of Cork City 1720-1735’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Jan 6 @ 1:00 pm

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Mar
9
Wed
2016
Lecture: Eamonn Cotter ‘The archaeology of the Knights Hospitaller in Ireland’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm

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Apr
6
Wed
2016
County Lecture: Dr David Heffernan ‘Securing Boyle’s Town: the outbreak and course of the rising in Bandon and Carbery, 1641-1642′ @ Library, Bandon Shopping Centre, South Main Street
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm

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Oct
12
Wed
2016
Lecture: Prof. Tom Dunne ‘Daniel Maclise ‘’Cockneyfied Corkonian’’ and Shaper of English Identity’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Oct 12 @ 8:00 pm

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Nov
9
Wed
2016
Lecture: Jim Herlihy ‘The Royal Irish Constabulary: a history and genealogical guide’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Nov 9 @ 8:00 pm

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Jan
11
Wed
2017
Lecture: Dr Nora White ‘The story of ogham in Cork’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm

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Mar
1
Wed
2017
Lecture: Mark Davies ‘”King of all Balloons”: the first manned ascent from Cork in 1816 and other early Irish aerial adventures’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm

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Apr
19
Wed
2017
County lecture: Br. Colmán Ó Clabaigh OSB ‘Religion and society in medieval Youghal’ @ The Mall Arts Centre
Apr 19 @ 8:00 pm

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Oct
11
Wed
2017
Lecture: Dr Elena Turk ‘Working-class housing in 19th century Cork’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Oct 11 @ 8:00 pm

Dr. Elena Turk, Blue Brick Heritage, Cork, will speak about working-class housing in 19th century Cork.

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Nov
8
Wed
2017
Lecture: Mary Lantry ‘Tokens of esteem – illuminated addresses from Cork’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Nov 8 @ 1:00 pm

Note: this is a lunchtime lecture.

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Jan
10
Wed
2018
Lecture: Aideen Ireland ‘George Victor du Noyer as depicted in the collections of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Jan 10 @ 1:00 pm

Aideen Ireland will speak about ‘George Victor du Noyer as depicted in the collections of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of
Ireland’.  This lecture is being held in conjunction with the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland.

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Feb
7
Wed
2018
Lecture: Dr Maurice F. Hurley and Dr Alan Hawkes ‘Archaeological excavations at Beamish & Crawford, Cork’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm

Archaeologists Dr Maurice F. Hurley and Dr Alan Hawkes will speak about the archaeological excavations at the Beamish and Crawford site, South Main Street, Cork.

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Mar
7
Wed
2018
Lecture: Dr Connie Kelliher ‘Tracing the cultural landscape of illicit behaviour in southwest Ireland in the early 17th century’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Mar 7 @ 8:00 pm

Maritime archaeologist Dr Connie Kelliher will speak about the Underwater Archaeology Unit of the National Monuments Service – ‘Tracing the cultural landscape of illicit behaviour in south-west Ireland in the early 17th century’.

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Apr
18
Wed
2018
Lecture: Dr Donal Ó Drisceoil ‘Mapping the Irish Revolution’ @ Independence Museum
Apr 18 @ 8:00 pm

As part of the CHAS County Lecture Series,  Dr Donal Ó Drisceoil, of the School of History at UCC will speak about ‘Mapping the Irish
Revolution’. This lecture will be held at the Independence Museum, Kilmurry, Lissarda, Co. Cork.

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