Festival Programme 2018
Wednesday, June 13th 2018
8.00pm / Heritage Centre
Free Event: John Devoy: Quondam, followed by documentary on Irish Aid to Biafra in 1968. "Biafra – Forgotten Mission"
Thursday, June 14th
8.00pm / Heritage Centre [map]
lsambard Wilkinson: "Travels in a Dervish Cloak"
Friday, June 15th
2.00pm / Heritage Centre [map]
By invitation only.
Michael Smith: presentation to Local school children
8.00pm / Venue Heritage Centre [map]
Rosemary Mahoney: "Travels down the Nile"
Saturday, June 16th
10.00am – 1.00pm / Saint Vincent de Paul Hall. Chapel Place
Dr. Robyn Rowland: Poetry workshop: Journeys – Exploring the world With body, mind and spirit.
10.30am / Heritage Centre [map]
Donald Brady: Sir Richard Musgrave of Tourin 1746-1818
12.00 / Red Hall [map]
Michael Whelan: "Borderline"
2.00pm / Library
Molly Keane Creative Writing Award
3.00pm / BCS School Hall [map]
Michael Smith: on "Discovering Ireland's History and Ireland's Antarctic Explorers"
8.00pm / BCS School Hall [map]
Jacki Hill-Murphy: "Women adventuring off the beaten track"
Saturday Special Ticket (Both events) : Michael Smith and Jacki Hill-Murphy: €40.00
Sunday, June 17th
8.30am / Lismore Golf Club
Bob Jackson: "A Doctor's Sword"
11am / St. Carthage's Catholic Church
11:30am / St. Carthage's Cathedral
Eucharistic Service "Exploration"
2.00pm – 5.00pm / Millennium Park
Family entertainment with The Booley House
Weekend Ticket for all events but not including the workshop: €90.00.
June 17: Farmers Market: Free Event
June 16: Antarctic workshops for children aged 6-12 years.
Bookings through Lismore Heritage Centre 058 54975: Tickets €5.00
June 15 & 16: 2pm – 5pm / Cotton Library
St. Carthage's Cathedral