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Leixlip History Club 2011 schedule

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).





















Leixlip History Club series of events for 2011

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