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22nd Oct 2024

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Callan Library

Clonmel Road,

Callan Library and history of the WitchTrial of 1324

Historical Magic at Callan Library: Gather 'round, families! Step through the doors of Callan Library and travel back in time with historian Fin Dwyer to the pivotal Witch Trial of 1324—a cornerstone in Kilkenny’s storied past.

As we commemorate the 700th anniversary of this momentous event, we’re thrilled to offer a series of workshops perfect for young historians aged 10-12. Hosted in local libraries county-wide, these sessions will bring the tales of yesteryear to life in a way that’s both captivating and considerate of our young audience.

So, join us for a journey filled with intrigue and discovery. Let’s delve into history with a touch of whimsy and a lot of heart!

Free but booking required through or contacting the library directly: 056 77 94183

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All equipment is provided.

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