Next Meeting – Tuesday 9th May 2017 at 8.15 pm
Historical Research on the Internet
by Elaine Skehan
Information found can give rise to discrepancies, contradictions, and even ‘alternative facts’, so the researcher using the internet needs to be discerning about what he/she finds and believes. Well known and respected websites are visited and reviewed demonstrating how one piece of information can lead to another and another.
Location & Time: The Bus Bar, Skerries, 8.15pm, 9th May 2017.
Time & Tide 10
Looking for the perfect present then look no further than the latest volume in the Time & Tide series, Time & Tide 10, is now on sale at €15 a copy. Time & Tide 10 contains a new selection of research papers on Skerries related topics. Each volume in the Time & Tide series contains a mix of subject matter from authors both historical and contemporary who in their different ways contribute to our knowledge and appreciation of Skerries, the people and the place.
Membership & Renewal
Membership fee of €10 for the new membership year can be paid on the night.
Alternatively you can re-new your membership online. Just log in and go to Membership.
If you do not have a PayPal account you can pay by credit/debit card.
Applications for new membership welcome. Please print the application form, fill it in, and give it to any member of the committee, or bring it along to one of our meetings.
Committee Members 2016/17
Chair – Brendan Grimes
Vice Chair – Carmel Power
Hon Secretary – Stephanie Bourke
Hon Treasurer – Elaine Skehan
Hon Librarian – Maree Baker
Hon Archivist – Hugh Halpin
PRO – George Hand
with Marie Bashford-Synnott, Pauline Hanlon, Geraldine Clarke, Peter McNally, Brendan Morrissey and Norma MacMaster.