Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 18:30
Downpatrick Library
79 Market Street
Downpatrick
BT30 6LZ
In April 1916, the Easter Rising broke out in Dublin. History remembers it as Irish rebels against English soldiers, but the truth is more complicated. Forty-one Irishmen in the British army died in action during the Rising, 106 were wounded.
Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 14:00
Banbridge Library
23 Scarva Road
Banbridge
BT32 3AD
In April 1916, the Easter Rising broke out in Dublin. History remembers it as Irish rebels against English soldiers, but the truth is more complicated. Forty-one Irishmen in the British army died in action during the Rising, 106 were wounded.
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 18:30
Newry City Library
79 Hill Street
Newry
BT34 1DG
Dr. Fearghal McGarry explores the experiences, hopes and dreams of these remarkable Abbey Rebels of 1916. Dr Fearghal McGarry is a Reader in Irish History at Queen’s University Belfast and has written widely on Irish history. This event is organised
Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 19:00
HMS Caroline
Belfast
BT3 9AD
In this inter-generational project combining history and arts, participants of North Belfast Remembers will set sail glass bottles with LED lights and details of individual men and women from North Belfast who served in the First World War. The public
Monday, May 2, 2016 - 10:00 to Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 18:00
Felon's Club
537 Falls Road
Belfast
BT11 9AB
By Roseleen Walsh A play about The Clarkes, particularly Kathleen Clarke, based in their Dublin shop where many meetings in the lead up to the Rising took place. This event is organised by Ag Fíorú na Poblachta.
Friday, April 15, 2016 - 19:30
St Gall's GAA
4 Milltown Row
Belfast
BT12 6EU
By Roseleen Walsh and Still Imprisoned Womens Project. This story is refective of the women of Cumann na mBan who first created the Easter Lily to raise funds for the prisoners. It is now the symbol worn by republicans in
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 (All day) to Saturday, April 30, 2016 (All day)
Linen Hall Library
17 Donegal Square North
Belfast
BT1 5GB
This exhibition tells the remarkable story of the Corr family, from Belfast’s Ormeau Road, in the period around 1916. Using personal accounts and original sources and artefacts, it vividly describes the significant roles played by Elizabeth, Nell and Henry Corr
Sunday, March 20, 2016 - 14:00
Rockmount Street
Belfast
BT12 7PE
Sponsored by Macha’s Legacy and Brady Liggett Cumann St James’s. Dedicated to role of republican women in the struggle for Irish freedom over the last 100 years. Copied from an original painting designed in collaboration with Macha’s Legacy former POW
Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 15:00
Roddie's Club
Glen Road
Belfast
BT11 8BU
Invitation to Women of Ireland Organised by Macha’s Legacy Republican Womens Group Rededication and Remembrance event 3.00pm in The Women’s Garden in Roddies. The contribution of Republican women of 1916 honoured in word, drama and song. Hosted by Rosie Mc
Saturday, March 12, 2016 -
13:00 to 18:00
Roddie's Club
Glen Road
Belfast
BT11 8BU
Invitation to Women of Ireland Organised by Macha’s Legacy Republican Womens Group Women in Struggle Exhibition 1.00-6.00pm depicting images of women activists over 100 years who have played their part in Irelands struggle. There will be a showing of A

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