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The Way We Were
September 19, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm€10
We are looking forward to a special evening celebrating local Sligo history on Wed 19 Sept. Historian Dr John O’Callaghan, Dr Marion McGarry, Adrian O’Neill & Treasa Nealon all will share tales of bygone days.
Our keynote speaker; historian Dr John O’Callaghan presents ‘Sligo and the Wider World 1918’ revealing our Sligo links to national & international events.
Dr Marion McGarry, shares the business and traditions of match-making and weddings. Treasa Nealon will speak on the horrific cholera epidemic of 1832 and Adrian O’Neill of Sligo Heritage & History Club shares all about the surprising origins of our#Sligo street names!
There will also be an opportunity to talk about tracing your family history with County Sligo Heritage and Genealogy Centre and StoryTracks a modern heritage audio guide who will be in attendance from 6.30pm.
Tickets include complementary tea or coffee. To book your seat call our box office on 0719161518
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