PAST EVENTS – 2016 and 2017
SUNDAY 16th JULY- CURRAGHMORE EVENTS
Sunday the 16th of July marks the 300th wedding anniversary of Katherine de la Poer and Marcus Beresford. As part of the Comeraghs Wild Festival, the family is holding a series of talks in the upper hall and using the dining room for morning coffee and afternoon tea between talks.
SUNDAY JULY 16th BOOKINGS NOW BEEN TAKEN AT
LISMORE HERITAGE CENTRE 058-54975
11am Talk with Morning coffee in family dining room . €35 ( Limited places)
2pm Talk with Afternoon tea in dining room . €35 (Limited places)
6pm Pride and Prejudice on the Lawns . €20
ANY TWO EVENTS €50
PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
1. Morning Lecture 11am (2 Talks)
“The Powers of Curraghmore “. by Mr Kenneth W Nicholls ,one of the most widely respected Irish historians of the twentieth century,followed by
Morning Coffee in the dining room.
Secondly the”16th of July 1717 The Marriage that changed Irish History”By Julian Walton ,Julian has delighted radio listeners with historical anecdotes about things that happened in and around Waterford.
2.Afternoon Lecture 2pm (2 Talks)
“The evolution of the gardens and demesne at Curraghmore” by Willie Fraher , Curator Waterford County museum,followed by Afternoon Tea in the Dining room.
Secondly, a walk through the gardens with head gardener Michael Murphy and Willie Fraher. This will be a great opportunity to ask questions and get an insight into managing the gardens and plans for the future.
3.Service at Clonagam 4-30PM (All Welcome)
4.Pride and Prejudice 6PM.
Chapterhouse Theatre Company production of Pride and
Prejudice will be performed on the lawns at 6pm.
JUNE 11th – WATERFORD COUNTRY FAIR
JULY 16th– CHAPTERHOUSE OPEN AIR THEATRE – PRIDE & PREJUDICE – 6.00pm
JULY 30th– CHAPTERHOUSE OPEN AIR THEATRE – JANE EYRE – 4.00pm
POINT TO POINT
CELLO BY CANDLELIGHT, THE DINING ROOM SOIRÉE
WITH JACOB SHAW
BLUEBELL FESTIVAL – DETAILS
WATERFORD COUNTY FAIR – DETAILS
CHAPTER HOUSE OPEN AIR THEATRE (Sense and Sensibility)
A GREAT MORNING WAS HAD BY ALL FOR OUR AUTUMN PHOTOGRAPHY WALK by George Goulding.
MARY BLACK CONCERT HELD SAT 19th SEPTEMBER –
Thank you to all those who supported our first outdoor concert.