A B O U T T H E E V E N T 
Youghal is holding its 12th Annual Conference organised by 
Youghal Celebrates History. The the...
C O N F E R E N C E P R O G R A M M E B O O K I N G F O R M 
A GATHE R ING OF FR I ENDS 
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Youghal History - 'A Gathering of Friends' September 2014

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Youghal is holding its 12th Annual Conference organised by Youghal Celebrates History. The theme of this year's conference is
"
A Gathering of Friends, celebrating the history of the Quakers".
There will be a variety of activities - entertainment on Friday
evening in Tynte's Castle, the conference itself on Saturday and
Sunday morning, a Field Trip to Shanagarry and Ballymaloe.
The organisers gratefully acknowledge the support
of the McCarthy family and of Youghal Credit Union
in helping create this event.

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Youghal History - 'A Gathering of Friends' September 2014

  1. 1. A B O U T T H E E V E N T Youghal is holding its 12th Annual Conference organised by Youghal Celebrates History. The theme of this year's conference is " A Gathering of Friends, celebrating the history of the Quakers". There will be a variety of activities - entertainment on Friday evening in Tynte's Castle, the conference itself on Saturday and Sunday morning, a Field Trip to Shanagarry and Ballymaloe. The organisers gratefully acknowledge the support of the McCarthy family and of Youghal Credit Union in helping create this event. C O N T A C T D E T A I L S Youghal Celebrates History, c/o St. Mary's College, Emmet Place , Youghal Office Telephone: 024 81814, Mobile: 087 9666554, Email: ytta@eircom.net Website: www.youghalcelebrateshistory.com An event of ‘Youghal Through The Ages Ltd’ FLANAGAN PRINT 024 93358 The McCarthy Family
  2. 2. C O N F E R E N C E P R O G R A M M E B O O K I N G F O R M A GATHE R ING OF FR I ENDS (Please tick the sections you are interested in) Name.......................................................................................................... Company/Organisation............................................................................ Address (For Postage)............................................................................... .................................................................................................................... .................................................................................................................... Tel.............................................................................................................. email.......................................................................................................... Standard Over 55’s Students FRIDAY HISTORIC WALK FREE FREE FREE CULTURE NIGHT EVENT FREE FREE FREE CONFERENCE (Saturday) €50 €40 €10 CONFERENCE DINNER (Sat) €35 €35 €35 SUNDAY TALK & FIELD TRIP €25 €20 €20 Just circle the box(es) which you wish to book Please note: students must present current valid ID. Please let us know your wishes, we will then acknowledge your booking and you can settle your account on arrival or earlier if you wish by postal order, cheque etc. We do not have credit card facilities. While the Friday events are free, it helps us to plan if we know how many people are booking them. FRIDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 2014: 3.30pm A Guided Walk of Historic Youghal, Meet at Tourist Office in centre of town. (Allow 90mins for walk) 7.30pm TYNTE'S CASTLE "Lady Tynte meets William Penn" (45 minute presentation) SATURDAY 20th SEPTEMBER 9.00am Registration in Mall Arts Centre 9.45am OFFICIAL OPENING Kieran Groeger, Chairman, Youghal Celebrates History Dagmar Ó Riain-Raedel, Academic Director SESSION ONE: 10.00am The Tom McCarthy Memorial Lecture: Rob Goodbody: 'The Silent Minority - Quakers in Ireland' 10.30am Larry Geary (UCC): 'The Quakers and the Great Irish Famine' 11.00am Coffee 11.30am Kieran Groeger: 'The Trial and Execution of James Cotter' 12.00am Peter Murray: 'Speaking Truth to Power: Quaker influences in Irish Art 1700-2010' 12.30pm Discussion 1.00pm Lunch break SESSION TWO: 2.30pm Richard S. Harrison: 'Time and Eternity: The Quakers of Cork and Youghal' 3.00pm William Hudson: 'Five Generations of Youghal Fishers: Entrepreneurs, Activists & Philanthropists' 3.30pm Joan Rockley: 'The remarkable Abraham Abell Esq.' 4.00pm Angela Mary Griffith (TCD): 'Feeding the Spirit' - the Quakers and art patronage in Ireland': 4.30pm Discussion End of Session Two approximately 5.00pm 7.30pm DINNER: (Please advise if vegetarian option is required) SUNDAY 21st SEPTEMBER 8.45am For those who wish to attend there will be a Quaker Meeting for worship at 9.00am, in the Conference Room finishing at 10.00am. Those not attending please wait in lobby of Mall Arts Centre. Registration for Sunday event only is at Reception in Lobby. Please collect Field Trip vouchers. SESSION THREE: 10.00am Hiram Morgan (UCC): 'The importance of Ireland in the career of William Penn' 10.45am Field Trip to Penn's Castle, Shanagarry and Ballymaloe Cookery School 11.15am Refreshments in the Cookery School, Shanagarry, courtesy of the Allen Family Exhibition of Memorabilia of the Quaker Strangman Family of Kinoith, Shanagarry Jean Johnson and Dagmar Ó Riain-Raedel: 'The Quakers in East Cork' 12.00pm Visit to Ballymaloe Gardens 1.30pm Optional visit to Shanagarry Design Centre or enjoy a walk in grounds of Penn Castle. Return to Youghal by 15.00pm 

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