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National Heritage Week 2019 17th – 25th August : Tall Tales and Deadly Drawings

August 17 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Celbridge Community Library, Celbridge

17 August, 9:30am - 12:30pm Kildare Libraries and Arts Service Celbridge Community Library, Celbridge Co. Kildare Celbridge Library will host the National Library of Ireland exhibition 'Tall Tales and Deadly Drawings.' This exhibition celebrates storytelling, books and reading from the

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10:00 am

National Heritage Week 2019 17th – 25th August: Week Long Event: Tower of Allen, Hill of Allen.

August 17 @ 10:00 am - August 25 @ 6:00 pm
Teach Diarmada Community Centre, Main Street
Castledermot,
Free
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National Heritage week 2109 : Activities for Adults and Children Maynooth Castle

August 17 @ 10:00 am - August 25 @ 4:00 pm
Maynooth Castle
Free

Activities for Adults and Children 17 August, 10am - 4pm Maynooth Castle Co. Kildare A range of talks / tours on topics including medieval music, medieval medicine, historical tours, tour about Silken Thomas Rebellion and Siege of Maynooth Castle. For

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10:30 am

National Heritage week 2019 : Children’s Bird – Watching Event

August 17 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Birdwatch Ireland Kildare Branch Liffey Linear Park, Newbridge Co. Kildare
Free

  17 August, 10:30am - 4pm Birdwatch Ireland Kildare Branch Liffey Linear Park, Newbridge, Co. Kildare There are so many different birds but what are they? Don't worry, because this bird-watching event will help you identify those birds, be it

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11:00 am

National Heritage Week 2019 17th – 25th August : Specialised Medieval Tours

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Maynooth Castle

17 August, 11am - 4:30pm Maynooth Castle Co. Kildare Specialized Tours The Silken Thomas Rebellion 1534 The Marriage of Strongbow and Aoife Medieval Clothing and Fashion Medieval Music A historical survey of Irish Marriage These Tours and Talks will take

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National Heritage Week 2019 : Raven Haven in Newbridge Library

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Newbridge Community Library
Free - Booking Required

Raven Haven in Newbridge Library 17 August, 11am - 12:30pm BOOKING REQUIRED Newbridge Library Newbridge Community Library Co. Kildare Raven Haven Aviary will be present in Newbridge Library on 17th August with their owls and birds. Find out more about

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12:00 pm

National Heritage Week 2019: Castledillon Monastic Site Visit

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Ardclough Community Council

Castledillon Monastic Site Visit 17 August, 12pm - 2pm Ardclough Community Council Ardclough Co. Kildare Castledillon is a major ancient monastic site that has vanished from history, leaving a later medical gravestone and a disused cemetery to mark the site.

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1:00 pm

National Heritage Week 2019 17th – 25th August: Cruise the Leinster Aqueduct

August 17 @ 1:00 pm - August 25 @ 4:30 pm
Canal Bridge, Sallins Town Centre, Co Kildare
Free

17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 August, 1pm - 4:30pm BOOKING REQUIRED bargetrip.ie Canal Bridge, Sallins Town Centre, Co Kildare Co. Kildare Built in 1783, the aqueduct spans the Liffey west of Sallins. One-hour canal cruises depart at 1pm,

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2:00 pm

National Heritage Week 2019 17th – 25th August: The Irish Draught Horse Military History Exhibition

August 17 @ 2:00 pm - August 23 @ 4:30 pm
Military Museum, Curragh Camp, Kildare
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2:30 pm

National Heritage Week 2019 : James Caird Story

August 17 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Athy Heritage museum Athy, Ireland
Free

James Caird Story 17 August, 2:30pm - 3:30pm Athy Heritage Centre Museum Athy Heritage Centre Museum, Athy Co. Kildare Greatest seafaring feat led by a person from landlocked Kildare, half the crew were Irish. The 'James Caird' lifeboat became a

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3:00 pm

National Heritage Week 2019: Wildlife Walk at Kildoon Wood

August 17 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kildoon Wood
Free

Wildlife Walk at Kildoon Wood 17 August, 3pm - 5pm Wild Kildare Kildoon Wood, Main Entrance Co. Kildare Take a gentle stroll with Wild Kildare around Kildoon Wood enjoying the wildlife it has to offer including birds, butterflies and wildflowers.

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National Heritage Week 2019 : Walking Ballitore: Past & Present

August 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The Tanyard, Ballitore
Free

Walking Ballitore: Past & Present 17 August, 3pm - 4:30pm South Kildare Villages History and Heritage Group Meet us at the Tanyard, Ballitore Co. Kildare Join us for a walk through the historic Quaker village of Ballitore with local historian,

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7:00 pm

National Heritage Week 2019 17th – 25th August : Brief history : Cloncurry Graveyard

August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cloncurry Graveyard

Brief History: Cloncurry Graveyard 17 August, 7pm - 8pm Cloncurry Graveyard Committee Cloncurry Graveyard Co. Kildare A brief history of Cloncurry Graveyard presented by local historian Seamus Cullen. An opportunity to learn about this ancient area, including the watch house,

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