The Irish in Louisville
Saturday, 1:00 p.m.
Sunday, 12:30 p.m.
We will look at contributions by the Irish to Louisville’s River City as well as some of the high and low points in the city’s Irish history, including Bloody Monday.
Irish Heraldry with Mike O’Laughlin
Saturday, 3:00 p.m. Saturday
Sunday, 2:30 p.m.
Think you’ve found your Irish Coat of Arms? Renowned genealogist Mike O’Laughlin will examine some of the truths and myths surrounding Irish Heraldry.
Revolutionary Irish Women
Saturday, 5:00 p.m.
Although men such as Pearse, Connolly, and MacDonagh are often the ones celebrated in songs and stories, it is important to remember that women also played their role in Ireland’s Rebellions.
The Aftermath of the Rising
Sunday, 4:00 p.m.
Continuing to commemorate important events, we will look at the events following the Easter Rising and how they would lead to the Irish Revolution, The Peace Treaty, and ultimately the Civil War.