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24th Oct 2024

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Thomastown Library

Marsh's Street,
R95 HP26

Thomastown library - Kilkenny Witch trials explained

Attention, young detectives of history! 

Venture into the hallowed halls of Thomastown Library for an epic time-traveling escapade!

Embark on a thrilling quest with our fearless historian, Fin Dwyer, as we delve into the enigmatic Witch Trial of 1324. This is your chance to explore Kilkenny’s storied past, where every corner whispers tales of yore.

And that’s not all! In honor of the 700th anniversary, we’ve brewed an extraordinary series of workshops tailored for you—the brave explorers aged 10-12. Prepare to be transported to a world of valiant knights and mythical beasts, where battles are fought with words and legends come to life.

Grab your sense of wonder, step through the mists of time, and join us for a historical adventure filled with intrigue and enchantment.

Free but booking required through or contacting the library directly: 056  77 94331

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All equipment is provided.

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