Belfast Libraries Launch ‘Two Cities One Book’

A month long programme of literary events running across Belfast and Dublin this April
Thursday, March 24, 2016 (All day) to Saturday, May 7, 2016 (All day)
The Braid Ballymena Town Hall
1-29 Bridge Street
BT43 5EJ
The exhibition explores the seismic events of the Battle of the Somme and the Easter Rising, presenting the local and national reaction a century ago and, through an international lens of war and revolution, highlights their interconnected nature. It also
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 -
17:00 to 18:30
No Alibis Bookstore
83 Botanic Avenue
A new collection of essays edited by Richard Grayson and Fearghal McGarry, Remembering 1916: the Easter Rising, the Somme and the Politics of Memory will be launched by William Crawley at No Alibis bookshop. Philip Orr will provide an adapted
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 (All day) to Thursday, March 31, 2016 (All day)
Derry Central Library
35 Foyle Street
BT48 6AL
This exhibition, produced by Templemore Great War History Society, explores the connection between Derry and World War One. It examines how men from both traditions set off for the battlefields of Europe and ended up fighting and dying side by
Monday, March 14, 2016 - 14:00
Derry Central Library
35 Foyle Street
BT48 6AL
This talk and recital by Robbie Hannan, NMNI and musician and fiddler Dermot McLaughlin, will look at Irish traditional music in the early years of the 20th Century. This event is organised by Libraries NI .
Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 17:00
Enniskillen Castle
BT74 7HL
An evening of regimental music in the grounds of Enniskillen Castle to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme. A Beating Retreat will be held at iconic Enniskillen Castle on the banks of the Erne, bringing together
Friday, July 1, 2016 (All day)
The Inniskillings Museum
The Castle
BT74 7HL
The Inniskillings Museum presents 'Salute to the Somme'; a day of commemoration. Recalling - 7.30am Bugle call from the Watergate from Enniskillen Castle to symbolise the sounding of the Advance 100 years ago. Recording - 8.00am Unveiling of the Inniskillings

Lyric Theatre explores 'the nature of identity' with Centenary dramas

The 'Vivid Faces' season includes plays commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Easter Rising and the Battle of the Somme

Actors Required for Major Easter Rising Centenary Pageant

Gasyard Féile are calling on local people to take part in a major re-enactment of the 1916 Easter Rising being staged in Derry next month


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