‘Opening a Window on the Past’ virtual launch and live reading by author Regina Dunne As part of the Laois Decade of Centenaries Programme 2019/2020 Regina Dunne, Laois Historian-in-Residence, focused on the role of the Laois women during this era.This publication tells the stories of Lucy Franks and Helen Roe. Both were important in the...Read More
Dig it Kids: Archaeology and History of Laois Workshops for Children Laois Libraries in association Laois Heritage Office and Dig it Kids present two online workshops on the archaeology and history of Laois. The free online workshops are supported by the Heritage Council as part of National Heritage Week. Round towers in Early Christian Laois,...Read More
The Irish Revolution from 1912 to 1923: An Overview of Laois Involvement Thursday 5th August, 7.30 pm Cormac Moore To register your interest contact firstname.lastname@example.org As part of the Decade of Centenaries Programme Laois Libraries presents a talk by Dr Cormac Moore on the contribution made by Laois to the Irish Revolution from 1912 to...Read More
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