FRI­DAY, AU­GUST 23

Wicklow People (West Edition) - - WHAT’S ON -

HURL­ING HE­ROES

Dunlavin and Dis­trict Fo­rum, in part­ner­ship with Dunlavin GAA, will run this event at the Dunlavin GAA grounds from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Chil­dren from five to 12 will im­prove their hurl­ing skills, en­joy nov­elty skills, games and maybe come away with some hurl­ing good­ies. Ad­mis­sion is free but ad­vance booking is re­quired by calling 087 9627389.

LIV­ING HIS­TORY EXHIBITION

From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., En­niskerry Li­brary will host a free pop-up exhibition fea­tur­ing pho­to­graphs, doc­u­ments and items of lo­cal his­tor­i­cal sig­nif­i­cance (many sub­mit­ted by lo­cal peo­ple), show­cas­ing a liv­ing his­tory of En­niskerry.

BRAY IN 1919

Join Bray Cualann His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety at 11.30 a.m. in Bray Li­brary, Eglin­ton Road, for a look back at life in Bray from Au­gust 17 to 25, 1919. Ad­mis­sion is free.

EX­CA­VA­TION TOURS OF GLENDALOUG­H

Take part in a guided tour of the UCD Ar­chae­ol­ogy/Glendaloug­h Her­itage Fo­rum ex­ca­va­tions at Glendaloug­h. Par­tic­i­pants should meet at 2 p.m. at the round tower in the ceme­tery and be aware that park­ing can be very dif­fi­cult in Glendaloug­h. Any­one who may need wheel­chair ac­cess should contact or­gan­is­ers at glen­dalough­her­itage­fo­[email protected]

GUIDED TOUR OF ST MARY’S CHURCH

There will be a free, guided tour of St Mary’s Church in En­niskerry, which is celebratin­g its 160th year, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. The tour will in­clude de­scrip­tions of the struc­ture, his­tor­i­cal con­text and a dis­play of items not usu­ally in the church. The tour will also in­clude a walk around out­side and dis­cus­sion of the ad­ja­cent Parochial House, it­self a listed build­ing.

HURL­ING FI­NAL EXHIBITION

A unique exhibition of of­fi­cial match pro­grammes for the All Ire­land Hurl­ing Fi­nals from as far back as 1971 will be held at Scoil Nio­clais Naofa, Dunlavin from 7.30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Ad­mis­sion Free.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Ireland

© PressReader. All rights reserved.