Talks 2023 – 2024

Programme of Events 2023 / 2024

Thurs 14 Sep

Lord Massy of Duntrileague

Frank Tracy

Thurs 12 Oct

Thomas Conolly 1823-76 and the “lost” 19th century of           Castletown House

Suzanne Pegley

Thurs 9 Nov

“Most of the inmates remain for life”:  Donnybrook Laundry,         1837-1992

Mark Coen

Friday 24 Nov Glenalbyn

Launch of our Annual Journal Obelisk


Thurs 14 Dec

Remembering Tom Kettle

Brendan O’Shea

Thurs 11 Jan

Irish Artists and The Revolutionary Period

Dónal Maguire

Thurs 8 Feb

The Status of Women in 19th Century Ireland

Liz Gillis

Thurs 14 Mar

Weaving in The Liberties

Cathy Scuffil

Thurs 11 Apr

De Valera : Rule 1932-1975

David McCullagh



Annual Trip – Cancelled


Talks take place at 8 p.m. in the School Hall, St Raphaela’s Primary School, Stillorgan

Annual Contribution €15 (per person) / €20 (a couple) – visitors welcome €3

Please note that the schedule may be changed due to circumstances beyond our control.