The first of the 2017/2018 season of illustrated lectures of the Blarney and District Historical Society is on Thursday 21st September 2017 at 8pm in Scoil Mhuire Gan Smál when Mr. Tim O’Brien talks to us about ‘The Saga of the Muskerry Tram’. It is the 130th Anniversary of the Opening of the Cork and Muskerry Light Railway line to Blarney in 1887. Everybody welcome.
The October Lecture is on Thursday 5th October 2017 at 8pm in Scoil Mhuire Gan Smál when Ms. Anne Twomey of the Shandon Area History Group tells us about the amazing Cork Women in Revolutionary Times 1916 to 1923. It is titled ‘Ordinary Women in Extraordinary Times’. Everybody Welcome.