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Decade of Centenaries Autumn Lecture Series

Cavan County Council's Decade of Centenaries programme continues this week with "'In this country it does not pay to be loyal': Cavan Protestants and partition" by Dr Daniel Purcell. This is the second of six lectures which will run every Thursday at 7.30pm until 18th November. All lectures will be available online on our Events page, on www.cavancoco.ie/centenaries and on facebook.com/CavanLibrary.

Childrens Book Festival 2021

The annual Children’s Book Festival helps spread the enjoyment of books and reading among children and families, authors and illustrators, teachers and librarians all over Ireland. This October we have authors zooming into primary schools across the county, an art competition for all the budding illustrators in Cavan and Spooky Halloween storytime for school children. Find out more on our events page!



Photography Competition

Cavan and Monaghan County Council’s are joining forces during Science Week by hosting the 6th Cavan Monaghan Science Festival from the 6th - 12th November 2021.

All primary and secondary level students are invited to enter a photography competition to showcase “LOCAL GARDEN BIRDS”.

There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place and winners will be announced during the Cavan Monaghan Science Festival! More Details Here


Cavan County Council’s Historian-in-Residence, Dr Brendan Scott will present a programme of webisodes, podcasts, exhibitions, school outreach, and a published collection of historical essays in the coming months as part of the ongoing Decade of Centenaries Commemorations. 

Events will premiere on Cavan County Council’s Facebook page www.facebook.com/cavancoco and online at www.cavancoco.ie/centenaries

You can enjoy the Autumn 2021 Lecture Series which runs every Thursday at 7.30pm from 14 October - 18 November 2021.

The 'Cavan History' Podcast Series is available on Spotify, Acast and online at www.cavancoco.ie/centenaries


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