3 November 2013 Edition
Imeachtaí • Events
Annual Edentubber Martyrs Commemoration
2.30pm Sunday 10th November.
All bands welcome.
Main speaker: Martina Anderson.
Function afterwards in The Carrickdale. Music by Setanta
Irish Volunteers 100th Anniversary
Rotunda, Parnell Square, Dublin. Saturday 16th November
Exhibition: 11am-4pm, Rotunda Pillar Room, access through Parnell Square East entrance. Enjoy the biggest showcase display of historical artefacts devoted to explaining the context and story of the Irish Volunteers 1913-2013. FREE EVENT
Rebel Walking Tours: Tours start, 12noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm and 4pm. Sinn Féin Shop, 58 Parnell Square West. Cost: €5 per perrson. Hear the story of Ireland's fight for freedom as told by Irish Republicans. You will hear the story of the 1916 Rising. It tells how the forces of the Irish Citizen Army and the Irish Volunteers came together as the IRA and how they took on the might of the British Empire. Learn how the Rising came about and what happened before and after it.
Official Book Launch & Lecture: 6pm Rotunda Pillar Room, Access through Parnell Sqaure East. The Rotunda - Birthplace of the Irish Volunteers – Óglaigh na hÉireann, by Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD.. This book and lecture looks at the centrality of the Rotunda in Irish history, including being the birthplace of the Irish Volunteers rebel military force which was to emerge as the Irish Republican Army. FREE EVENT
Drama and speech: 7.30pm Rotunda Pillar Room, Access through Parnell Sqaure East. A reenactment of the Irish Volunteers foundation, written by former Hunger Striker Laurence McKeown, by Kabosh Theatre Group. Followed by a short speech by Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD. FREE EVENT
Annual Dublin Volunteers Dinner Dance
8pm Saturday 30th November 2013. Gresham Hotel, O’Connell Street.
This yeas Honourees are two life long Republicans Noel ‘Chalky’ Hughes, Colraine Street and Mrs Patricia Ellis, Finglas.
A special brochure containing messages of support and solidarity from their comrades, friends and families is being compiled for the night.
Adverts to be sent to: Noeleen Reily 087 6336233 or [email protected].
Tickets €50 each, available from: Brian Dowling 087 2301882 or [email protected] 58 Parnell Square, Dublin 1
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