Caring for Graveyards Workshop & Field Trip 20th August

Caring for Graveyards Workshop
SEMINAR AND FIELDTRIP
TUESDAY 20TH AUGUST, THE MARKET HOUSE, MONAGHAN

FREE ADMISSION BUT PLEASE PRE-BOOK.

10am – 1pm Morning seminar on Headstones, Folk Art, Biodiversity and Archaeology in historic graveyards in Monaghan
Speakers include:
Caiman O’Brien – author of Stories from a Sacred Landscape
Jonny Dillon – Folklore researcher at University College Dublin
Carmel Brennan – Biodiversity Officer, Monaghan County Council

2pm – 5pm A trip to a number of historic graveyards around Monaghan town accompanied by the participating speakers
Sites include:
Errigal Truagh
Donagh Graveyard
Drumsnat Burial Ground
Killeevan Burial Ground

For bookings Contact: Lorcan Brady, Heritage Office, Monaghan County Council on (047) 30500 ext. 428

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