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Aug 2017

Date/Time 19/08/2017 - 27/08/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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National Heritage Week 2017

Full programme of events for Heritage Week to follow.

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Date/Time 20/08/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pat Speight Event
Afternoon Storytelling with Seanchaí Pat Speight

Come sit back, relax & an enjoy an afternoon of storytelling with Seanchaí Pat Speight. Pat specialises in traditional Irish Tales, Folk Tales from the fireplaces of Ireland. Pat has stories to make you laugh...

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Date/Time 21/08/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bean An Tí Mary T McCarthy, demonstrating the art of butter making in Muckross Old School House, Killarney as part of National Heritage Week.Helping to make the butter balls with her is Cora O'Donovan, Killarney.Photo:Valerie O'Sullivan/NO REPRO FEE **** Event
Heritage Week 2017 - Butter Making Demonstration

Learn to make your own butter with the Mná Tí from Muckross Traditional Farms.

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Date/Time 22/08/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Heritage Week 2017 - Basket Making

Craftsman Martin O’ Flynn will be demonstrating the age old skill of basket making. Explaining the various designs and materials he uses in this wonderful craft.

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Date/Time 23/08/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
John Brosnan Event
Master Class in the Button Accordion with musician John Brosnan

Local musician John Brosnan will hold an afternoon master class in the button accordion. Come, see, hear and learn all you need to know about the button accordion!

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Date/Time 24/08/2017 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tree Event
Heritage Week 2017 - Historic Tree Walk in the Muckross Demense

Historic Tree Walk in Muckross Demesne Parkland with local expert Cormac Foley. Starting Point: The Schoolhouse Muckross Time: 1st Walk 1.00pm 2nd Walk 3.30pm Duration: 1.5 hrs

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Date/Time 25/08/2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Plants Event
Heritage Week 2017 - Wild Plant Medicine Talk & Walk

Niall Hogan of the Derrynane Clinic of Herbal Medicine, will host a wild plant medicine talk and walk - exploring the medicinal and nutritional properties of Ireland's native and naturalised plants. Venue: The Schoolhouse Admission:...

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Date/Time 26/08/2017 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Dr. Bill Mangan U10 Annual Hurling Tournament

The Dr. Bill Mangan under 10’s Hurling Tournament sees local teams from Kerry competing in this annual event.

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Date/Time 27/08/2017 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mick & Jimmy Event
Heritage Week 2017 - Concert with Mick Hanly & Jimmy Crowley

Heritage Week 2017 at Muckross culminates in a very special concert by two of Ireland's greatest singer songwriters - Jimmy Crowley & Mick Hanly. Jimmy Crowley has been a central figure in the Irish folk...

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