EN­NISKERRY

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HIS­TORY SO­CI­ETY

The En­niskerry His­tory So­ci­ety, which meets un­der the guid­ance of its pres­i­dent John Cal­lan , ex­tends a Very happy Christ­mas and New Year to all its mem­bers and fam­i­lies, friends and sup­port­ers and to all the guest speak­ers who vis­ited the So­ci­ety dur­ing the year.

Re­cently the So­ci­ety’s par­tic­i­pa­tion in a wreath lay­ing cer­e­mony on the grave of the artist Paul Henry last Au­gust which was or­gan­ised by the Bray Cualann His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety re­ceived men­tion in the ‘News from Ire­land’ sec­tion of Lo­cal His­tory News, pub­lished by the Bri­tish As­so­ci­a­tion for Lo­cal His­tory, which is cir­cu­lated to lo­cal his­tory so­ci­eties through­out the U.K.

The En­niskerry His­tory So­ci­ety will open its 2009 pro­gramme of lec­tures on Jan­uary 8th 2009 in the A.O.H. Hall in the Vil­lage at 8.30pm when Padraig Laf­fan will present his lec­ture ‘ The Great Flu’ which will re­call the great in­fluenza epi­demic of 1918 some­times called ‘The Span­ish Flu’. All are wel­come to at­tend this lec­ture – ad­mis­sion €3.

Nathan Bas, Fionn O'Brien and Jor­dan Kelly in fine voice in the St. Peter's School Christ­mas play.

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