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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Jul
14
Sun
2019
Day Outing – Dromahane @ Mourneabbey
Jul 14 @ 11:00 am

Dromahane (Eamonn Cotter, John Borgonovo and others). Sites to visit include Mourne Abbey, Castle Barrett, Kilshannig Church, Dromaneen Castle and Lombardstown.
Picnic lunch/own arrangements.

This event is open only to CHAS members. For information on membership visit our join page.

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Aug
11
Sun
2019
Day Outing – Doneraile @ Doneraile
Aug 11 @ 11:00 am

Doneraile (Norah O’ Keeffe, Arthur Montgomery, Ina Lillis and others). This outing will include visits to Canon Sheehan’s grave, Doneraile Court, St. Mary’s Church and other sites.
Picnic lunch/own arrangements.

This event is open only to CHAS members. For information on membership visit our join page.

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Aug
21
Wed
2019
Evening Outing – ‘Where we sported and played: The Marina’ @ Marina
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm

‘Where we sported and played: The Marina’ (Flor Hurley). A walking tour looking at the rich sporting and leisure history of the Marina area of Cork City. Assemble at corner opposite the Idle Hour pub (Albert Quay / Victoria Road).

This is a heritage week event.

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Sep
8
Sun
2019
Afternoon Outing – Macroom @ Macroom
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm

Macroom (Niall Murray) ‘Cash, councils and courts: Revolutionary government in Mid-Cork 1919-1922’. A walking tour of the town looking at sites associated with the counter-state run by the underground Dáil Éireann.

This event is open only to CHAS members. For information on membership visit our join page.

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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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Oct
31
Thu
2019
Launch: 2019 Journal @ Cork City Library
Oct 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Launch of the 2019 Journal in Cork City Library, Grand Parade, Cork. Reception afterwards.

Collect your Journal in person and see a selection of old Journals for sale at great prices!

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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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Mar
18
Wed
2020
Annual General Meeting @ Crawford Art Gallery
Mar 18 @ 8:00 pm

The Company business meeting will be followed by pictures of the year’s events and a reception in the Sculpture Gallery.

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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.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gDCXwOh7ToOUa9dDwIAHNg

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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‘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.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gDCXwOh7ToOUa9dDwIAHNg

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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Jan
27
Wed
2021
‘Terence MacSwiney and the Cork/Brixton Hunger Strikes in context’ @ Zoom Lecture
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Terence MacSwiney and the Cork/Brixton Hunger Strikes in context’
By Dr John Borgonovo, School of History, University College Cork
Wednesday 27 January @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_b9HbnZcxQLK9DI3gjyZ5Ng

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Feb
17
Wed
2021
‘The ‘Tara’ brooch: the making of a medieval masterpiece’ @ Zoom Lecture
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘The ‘Tara’ brooch: the making of a medieval masterpiece’
By Dr Niamh Whitfield FSA
Wednesday 17 February @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__F3RjrctRfuycHz2NO9kDw

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Mar
24
Wed
2021
‘The Book of Lismore: a book of miracles and wonders from Co. Cork’ @ Zoom Lecture
Mar 24 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
‘The Book of Lismore: a book of miracles and wonders from Co. Cork’
By Prof Pádraig Ó Macháin, School of Irish Learning, University College Cork.
Wednesday 24 March @ 7.30pm
 
This lecture will be delivered by Zoom.
Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_57GtWA6YShasFD4-99ogJQ

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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