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FEBRUARY TALK LEIXLIP HISTORY CLUB

Leixlip History Club, February talk: Leixlip Library, Confey

Historian and journalist Ciaran
McCabe will give an illustrated talk entitled,

'Are you mad also?' - the murder of RIC Sergeant Michael Rogan and his family in
Ballinadrumna, near Enfield, 1892.

Thursday 17th February 2011 at 7.30pm

Admission free to all

Library is at: 01-6060050
Leixlip Library is adjoining Leixlip-Confey railway station, on
Captain's Hill, Leixlip. Parking. Buses - No. 66

While all the Club's events at Leixlip Library are free, an annual membership subscription of EUR10 is requested to defray the expenses of the Club.

Future events in 2011:

James Durney, author and historian, 'The History of Irish Gangsters in America.' (1st March)

 

 

Richard Kirwan, former head of the Ordnance Survey, 'If Maps Could Speak,' (7th April)

Visit to Kildrought House, Main Street, Celbridge, (Saturday,14th May ‑ Provisional); First 15 persons, admission, including tea, coffee and lemon cake, EUR10 prepaid.

 

 

Liam Kenny, columnist with Leinster Leader, 'How the First Kildare County Council Got Started, Who's Who and What they Did (1899),' (June)

 

 

Elizabeth Bracken, Tony Maher and others, 'Leixlip Village in the 1950s' (July/August)

Historic Walkabout Leixlip (Sunday morning, September)

Tony Maher, 'Illustrated Talk on the Making of the Blue Max Movie (Weston Aerodrome and elsewhere), 1960s,'  (October)

'Memorabilia Night,'  (December).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February talk Leixlip History Club:  'Are you mad also?' - the murder of RIC Sergeant Michael Rogan and his family in Ballinadrumna, near Enfield, 1892, by Ciaran McCabe.


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