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Conserving Ireland’s Built Heritage

Presentation: “Opportunities and Challenges in Conserving Ireland’s Built Heritage” Thursday, February 1, 7:30 pm 1 Springdale Street St. John’s , NL Please join the Heritage Foundation for a presentation by heritage conservation specialists David Humphreys and Sheena Ryan from the Association of Conservation Professionals, Galway, Ireland as they share their experience in working on the…

Fergus O’Byrne Honoured for Contributions to Local Music Community

(Photo courtesy Larry Penney. Fergus O’Byrne and Senator Fabian Manning)   A founding member of Ryan’s Fancy has been recognized for his continued work in the music community. Fergus O’Byrne was presented with a Senate Sesquicentennial Medal by Senator Fabian Manning following this weekend’s Young Folk at the Hall event. O’Byrne founded the event over…

A Staged Reading of James Joyce’s THE DEAD

A unique opportunity to hear a staged reading of James Joyce’s immortal short story THE DEAD.  Conceived by Geoff Budden, the evening features an ensemble cast who will treat you to an elegantly scripted recreation of the Misses Morkans annual Old Christmas Day party and dance. The cast includes: Paul Rowe, Sean Panting, Eleanor Dawson,…

Irish Studies in Talamh an Éisc

3rd Interdisciplinary Research Symposium: Irish Studies in Talamh an Éisc Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, NL    Friday, November 24, 2017 Room: SN 4087, Sally Davis Seminar Room   Session #1 – ‘Making’ National Identities 9:15-10:10 am   ““All that delirium of the brave”: W. B. Yeats’ “Easter 1916” and the cause, context and…

Introduction of New Online Passport Renewal Service for Adult Applicants

Irish Citizens who are over 18, have held an Irish Passport and have not changed their name from their previous passport can now apply to renew their Passport online via the website of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. This new service will be convenient, secure, and will offer faster and more predictable turnaround…

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