Future activities

Talks and Visits

Our Talks take place in the Family Centre next door to the Holy Rosary Church in Greystones. Talks normally begin at 8.00pm . A small charge is made to cover the cost of hiring a room.

Our Visits (normally) occur on Sundays throughout summer. Start times vary. Keep an eye of this page for the most up-to-date information.

AGM and Members Night

Following advise issued by the Government concerning the COVID-19 virus, the Society's Committee has reluctantly decided to postpone our AGM and Members Night meeting on Thursday, 19th March 2020. The meeting will be rescheduled for later in the year.

Spring Tour 2020

Our Spring Tour 2020 will take place from the 6th April to 9th April. Using our hotel, An Grianan in Burt, Inishown, County Donegal, as a base we will head off to sample the wonderful scenery and the places of historical interest in the surrounding area including Glenveagh House and Gardens, and Donegal castle. Click here for full details.

Will those joining us on the trip to Ennis please remit the payment balance if this has not already been done, and please note that the coach will leave Greystones at 10am on Monday 6th April 2020 from opposite Greystones Train Station.

The Old Dublin Society

The Old Dublin Society will be hosting a number of interesting talks during 2020. Click here for more details.

 

Future Programme

Our future programme is outlined below. More details on some items to follow later.

 

Planned Talks and Visits, 2020

 

AGM and Members' Night

6th-9th April 2020

Four days of visits to places of historical interest in Donegal

24th May 2020

Day trip (TBA)

21st June 2020

Day trip (TBA)

19th July 2020

Day trip (TBA)

September 2020

La Touche Legacy Seminar (TBA)

22nd October 2020

Talk by Neal Doherty: ‘The statues and sculptures of Dublin’

19th November 2020

Talk by James Scannell: ‘Ireland's First Railway: The Dublin and Kingstown Railway’