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Heritage Week 2014



Start Date 23 Aug 2014
End Date 31 Aug 2014
Times See below

 Heritage Week Logo 2011

Throughout Heritage Week 10am – 4.30pm

  • Heritage Week Quiz: Pick up a quiz sheet from the reception desk and explore St Audoen's to find the answers. The winner will receive a Family Heritage Card worth €55!
  • Nature Explorer: Pick up a find-sheet at the reception desk and draw and identify any wildlife you spot in our garden.
  • Drop-in Art Activities: Drop-in Art Activities for younger visitors. Design a medieval tile, a coat of arms or stained glass.

Monday 25th August to Friday 29th August

  • Lunchtime Tours: Shorter tours designed for the busy worker seeking a break away from the desk and computer! Time: 1.10pm – 1.50pm

Saturday 23rd August

  • Pop-up Reading Corner for children
  • Medieval Story Time: Story-time with our resident Knight.  Time: 2pm and 4pm
  • An Explosive Tale: Dublin's Gunpowder Disaster, 1597: A themed tour led by Dr. Eoin O'Flynn focusing on 'The Great Explosion' of 1597 and its impact on its surroundings and its connection with St Audoen's Church.            Time: 2.30pm

Sunday 24th August

  • Norman or Not: Check our list of names and find out if you're a Norman and design a coat of arms.  Time: 10am – 4.30pm
  • Poetry Corner: Write a poem inspired by the history and architecture of St Audoen's.  Time: 11am and 2pm

Saturday 30th August

  • Pop-up Reading Corner for children.
  • Norman or Not: Check our list of names and find out if you're a Norman and design a coat of arms.  Time: 10am – 4.30pm
  • An Explosive Tale: Dublin's Gunpowder Disaster, 1597: A themed tour led by Dr. Eoin O'Flynn focusing on 'The Great Explosion' of 1597 and its impact on its surroundings and its connection with St Audoen's Church.  Time: 2.30pm

Sunday 31st August

  • Concert: The John's Lane Church choir will perform a selection of sacred and secular songs in the atmospheric surroundings of St Audoen's Church. Booking advisable for this event. Tel: 01 677 0088. Time: 3pm

All above events are free.




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