Friday 10th June 2016

Skerries Historical Society is delighted to host the Fingal Heritage Network Group’s annual celebration event, which will be held in the Skerries Sailing Club on Friday 10th June 2016 from 7.45 pm. Members of the various groups get together to enjoy an evening of poetry, music, story telling and general conversation. Refreshments will be served. A list of the members of the Fingal Heritage Network Group can be found here http://www.fingal.ie/planning-and-buildings/heritage-in-fingal/heritage-and-communities/heritage-groups-and-societies/

Hope to see you there.


Next Meeting – Tuesday 14th June 2016

Rising to the Challenge, Researching 1916

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by Morgan Llywelyn

Morgan Llywelyn is an American-Irish historical fantasy, historical fiction, and historical non-fiction writer. Her fiction has received several awards and has sold more than 40 million copies, and she herself is recipient of the 1999 Exceptional Celtic Woman of the Year Award from Celtic Women International.

Morgan returned to Ireland in 1985 to take up citizenship in the land of her grandparents and has made her permanent home here.

She is a member of Skerries Historical Society and recently launched the very successful ‘Photographic Exhibition’ which was held in Skerries Mills.

Location & Time: Keane’s Bus Bar, Skerries at 8.15 pm.

All welcome.


Committee Members 2015/16

Chair – Stephanie Bourke
Vice Chair – Carmel Power
Hon Secretary – Brendan Grimes
Hon Treasurer – Elaine Skehan
Hon Librarian – Maree Baker
Hon Archivist – Hugh Halpin
PRO – George Hand
with Marie Bashford-Synnott, Pauline Hanlon, Geraldine Clarke, Oona Roycroft, Peter McNally and Karl Duff.