21st August 2013
1.00pm - 1.30pm
Price : Free
National Library of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin 2
+3531 603 0259
“Homes for Heroes" Irish Sailors and Soldiers Land Trust
Visit the National Library of Ireland this Summer.
As part of our contribution to The Gathering, we are hosting a series of lunchtime lectures on different aspects of Irish family history research in July and August 2013. Lectures will take place in the Seminar Room at 1pm and will last approximately 30 minutes Attendance is Free, no booking required just drop in on the day.
To learn more about the NLI's Genealogy Advisory Service see our website www.nli.ie
On Wednesday 21 August join Elizabeth Craven & Margaret Bonar, from the Old Killester Society for a talk entitled “Homes for Heroes" Irish Sailors and Soldiers Land Trust
Margaret Bonar and Elizabeth Craven both have a Certificate & Diploma in Family History/Genealogy from UCD. They were also volunteers at the National Library Genealogy Service for nine months. Margaret has an MA in the History of the Family from the University of Limerick and a Certificate in Family History Research from Boston University. She also teaches at the Donahies Community School, Dublin. Elizabeth last year obtained the Certificate in Local History from NUI Maynooth. Research for these projects was carried out in United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. They are founder members of the Old Killester Society, Dublin. The Society welcomes genealogical queries relating to the area. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don't miss this unique oppertunity to learn more about family history research.
Many of our events at the NLI are free. If you would like this to continue, you can support our Events Programme by making a donation. Donation boxes are located throughout the NLI buildings.