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
17
Wed
2018
Lecture: Dr Maura Cronin ‘Denny Lane – Renaissance Man in the nineteenth century?’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

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Nov
7
Wed
2018
Lecture: Madeline Hutchins – ‘Ellen Hutchins (1785-1815) Ireland’s first female botanist: her Cork connections’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Nov 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Dec
5
Wed
2018
Lecture: Dr. Dagmar Ó Riain Raedel – ‘Cork, Cologne and the Three Wise Men: a Christmas Story’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Marking the anniversary of the twinning of Cork and Cologne, and with HE Deike Potzel, German Ambassador to Ireland. Members only. Book with Hon. Organiser by November 23rd.  Places limited.

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Jan
9
Wed
2019
Lecture: Prof. Tadhg O’Keeffe, School of Archaeology, UCD – ‘Home truths about Raleigh, Spenser, Norreys and Boyle: architectural culture in Plantation Cork’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Feb
6
Wed
2019
Lecture: Quincey Dougan – ”A southern Derry’: notes on the evolution, structure and personalities of Orangeism in County Cork’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Feb 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Mar
6
Wed
2019
Lecture: Prof. Richard Bradley, Emeritus Professor of Archaeology, University of Reading – ‘Visions and revisions: Langdale axes, rock art and the Neolithic of Britain and Ireland’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Mar 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This lecture is held in conjunction with the Prehistoric Society

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May
1
Wed
2019
County lecture: Prof. Roger Stalley, ‘Cloyne Cathedral and Gothic architecture in Ireland’ @ St. Colman's Cathedral, Cloyne
May 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

€5 entry charge in aid of the Friends of Cloyne Cathedral.

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Oct
2
Wed
2019
Lecture: Prof. William O’Brien, Dept. of Archaeology, UCC – ‘Garranes – an early medieval royal site in Co. Cork?’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Oct 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Nov
6
Wed
2019
Lecture: Dr. Clodagh Tait, Mary Immaculate College, UL – ‘”Kindred without end”: fosterage, wetnursing and emotion in early modern Munster.’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Nov 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Dec
4
Wed
2019
Lecture: Finola Finlay – ‘The Nativity in stained glass in Ireland’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Lecture followed by reception afterwards in the Sculpture Gallery.
Members only. Book with Hon. Organiser by November 22nd.  Places limited.

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Jan
8
Wed
2020
Lecture: Dr. Clíodhna Ní Lionáin, School of Archaeology, UCD – ‘The rediscovery of a passage tomb cemetery at Dowth Hall, Co. Meath.’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Feb
5
Wed
2020
Lecture: Gerard Crotty – ‘Heraldry in County Cork.’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Feb 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Mar
4
Wed
2020
Lecture: Dr. Colum Hourihane – ‘Iconography: past and future histories and how the Irish have avoided it.’ @ Crawford Art Gallery
Mar 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Apr
2
Thu
2020
County lecture: Dr. Michael Doorley, Open University of Ireland – ‘Between Glandore and New York: Judge Daniel Colahan and the Irish Revolution 1912-1922’ @ Parish Centre (Next to Catholic Church)
Apr 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Oct
14
Wed
2020
‘Early Irish Sculpture and the art of the high crosses’ @ Zoom Lecture
Oct 14 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Early Irish Sculpture and the art of the high crosses’
By Prof. Roger Stalley
Wednesday 14 October @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom, with a maximum of 100 attendees. So early registration is strongly recommended. .

Register in advance for this event:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIsdu-rqzsjHtNupHgoS7nxUvY8eFiMlBLm

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event.
This lecture is run through Zoom.us, for information on how to use Zoom see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Frequently-asked-questions

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Nov
11
Wed
2020
‘Cork Burning, an illustrated talk’ @ Zoom Lecture
Nov 11 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Cork Burning, an illustrated talk’
By Michael Lenihan
Wednesday 11 November @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom. There is a maximum of 100 attendees and registration closes 10 November, so early registration is strongly recommended.

Register in advance for this event:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUkd-CqrjgjGtS18iTdv1szMSB039KOZbbc

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the event.
This lecture is run through Zoom.us, for information on how to use Zoom see https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206175806-Frequently-asked-questions

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Dec
9
Wed
2020
‘Glendalough – a great ecclesiastical city in the Wicklow mountains’ @ Zoom Lecture
Dec 9 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Glendalough – a great ecclesiastical city in the Wicklow mountains’
By Chris Corlett, National Monuments Service
Wednesday 9 December @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom. Details of how to register will be published closer to the date of this lecture.

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