MNÁ na hÉIREANN HISTORY ROAD SHOW – FREE EVENT This year, 2018, is the centenary year of Irish women winning the right to vote. It is also the 100th anniversary of the election of Ireland’s first female member of parliament, Countess Markievicz. In Commemoration of these historic events, Meath County Council and the Library Service,…Details
Myles Dungan and the History Show gang will be in The Source Arts Centre, Thurles, on Saturday, November 10. Tipperary Heritage Office and Tipperary Studies, in collaboration with Pegasus, will present… ‘Mná na hÉireann and the Music of 1918’ 11am – Lecture presentation, Liz Gillis – The Women of 1918 12 noon – Lecture presentation, Myles…Details
Myles Dungan’s history roadshow, Mna na hEireann, is heading to Kilkenny for Culture Night, September 21. Celebrating the historic centenary of Irish women winning the right to vote, this event presents two exciting talks and a musical evening not to be missed! 4.30pm Sinead McCoole: Easter Widows Sinéad McCoole is an Irish historian, author, broadcaster and…Details
Broadcaster Joe Duffy will be the guest of honour at a special event in Dublin marking the centenary of Irish women winning the right to vote. The Liveline presenter, author of the best-selling book, Children Of The Rising, will join historians Liz Gillis, Sinéad McCoole and Dr. Kate O’Malley for a full-day event in the Civic Theatre,…Details
RTE’s Myles Dungan takes his Mná na hÉireann history roadshow to KILLARNEY this Spring… Lectures • Friday 20 April – Catriona Crowe – The Hammer & The Pen • Friday 18 May – Dr. Myles Dungan – The Alpha Male in Irish History Muckross House is the venue for the talks, which celebrate…Details
Congratulations to Pegasus’ own Dani Masterson, who’s scooped the Miss Worldwide crown.
We’re so proud of you!
Cavan Library Service will celebrate International Women’s Day this Thursday (March 8) with the first in a series of talks from the Pegasus 20918 roadshow – Mná na hÉireann. Dr Kate O’Malley, of the Royal Irish Academy, launches the Cavan tour series with a talk on ‘Irish Revolutionary Women in the Wider World’. Kate…Details
Join “It’s Got To Be… Perfect” singer Eddi Reader and a host of Irish and international artists at the National Concert Hall on February 21, in a unique celebration of the works of Thomas Moore. Starring… *** Simon Morgan *** Karl Nesbitt *** Drazen Derek *** Lisa Lambe *** The Key Notes *** Eddi Reader…Details
This year, 2018, is the centenary of Irish women winning the right to vote. In commemoration, RTE History Show presenter Myles Dungan, and a team of Ireland’s most sought-after women historians is to tour libraries, county councils, country houses, history groups and festivals with a unique package of lectures on the changing lives and roles of Mná na hÉireann a…Details
Are you a college fresher? Or are you sitting the Leaving Cert in 2018, 19 or 20? If so, we have some news for you… Pegasus, in collaboration with Ireland’s libraries, is rolling out a new educational tour, just for students, called Ready For College. Our academic consultants, who have taught at second and third level…Details