Events from County Galway

Colmanstown Quaker Model farm -

When: Thursday, 24 August, 2017

A group of Quakers (Society of Friends) formed a relief Committee in 1846 to distribute aid to the suffering people during the Great Hunger. .The Colmanstown story will be told in full by Rob Goodbody in an event hosted by the Skehana & District Heritage Group as part of their contribution to Heritage Week 2017 on Thursday August 24th at 8.30pm in Screene’s of Guilka.

Clonkeen (Galway) Galway
Skehana & District - Heritage Week 2017

63rd Annual O'Malley Clan Rally

When: Friday, 23 June, 2017

The O’Malley Clan is a Worldwide Association of people bearing the O’Malley name. Its aim is to foster connections between people of O’Malley Heritage and promote an awareness of the history of this Gaelic Clan. Each year since 1953 The Clan holds an Annual Gathering of O’Malleys, their extended families and friends, known as The O’Malley Rally.

Claregalway (Baile Chláir) Galway
 63rd Annual O'Malley Clan Rally

Emmanuelle Bertrand on cello & Pascal Amoyel, piano

When: Monday, 27 March, 2017

Our next concert takes place on Monday 27th March in the Station House Theatre, Clifden, starting at 8pm. This will feature Emmanuelle Bertrand on cello and Pascal Amoyel, piano. It is said that 'Together they make eloquent magic'. This duo have performed together for many years and bring a real passion to everything they play.

Clifden (Galway) Galway
Emmanuelle Bertrand on cello and Pascal Amoyel on Piano

Drowned landscapes of the Galway Coast

When: Monday, 13 March, 2017

The next GAHS lecture by the renowned archaeologist and member of the society Michael Gibbons "The Drowned landscapes of the Galway Coast: Stone Boats, Sub-sea Roads and Ambergris" will place in the Harbour Hotel on Monday March 13 at 8.00pm. This promises to be a very interesting evening.

Galway City (Galway) Galway
Galway Bay on the Wild Atlantic Way of Ireland