UPCOMING EVENT IN KILTYCLOGHER COMMUNITY CENTRE
Link to the Summer School Brocure
Sean MacDiarmada 2018
Friday 8th of June
The opening ceremony of the SeÃ¡n Mac Diarmada
Summer School will take place at the SeÃ¡n Mac Diarmada homestead
in Kiltyclogher at 6.00 p.m..
Following the opening ceremony, light refreshments
will be served in the Community Centre in
Evening Sessionâ¦ Cost â¬5.00
On Friday evening, we encourage
people to park in Kiltyclogher at the Community
Centre and avail of our free shuttle service.
Shuttle bus from Kiltyclogher to SeÃ¡n MacDiarmada cottage from 4 pm onwards.
Shuttle buses to the homestead will depart at 5.00pm from
the centre and return after the event.
Saturday 9th June
Morning lectures â¦â¦â¦.. Cost â¬25.00
Evening Lectures â¦â¦â¦.. Cost â¬25.00
Full Conference (Friday & Sat including lunch) â¦. Cost â¬45.00
Lunch is available on site. Cost â¬5.00
All cheques and postal orders to be made out to:
SeÃ¡n MacDiarmada Summer School
For Bookings or further information please contact:
C/O Kiltyclogher Heritage Centre,
or call 083 1847432
Please note: The Conference fee does not include accommodation.
We recommend early booking as places are limited.
All Day display of Exhibition of original copies of SeÃ¡n Mac Diarmadaâs 25 pages of rough notes and up to 40 pages of his hand written answers and returned corrections with comments from the night course â1904 Revised Programme of Examinations, Candidates for admission to Training Schoolâ.
The rough notes consist of a number of single page short stories on the following subjects:
â¢ Composition exercise on English Colonies
â¢ Composition exercise on âEnglish settling in Irelandâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on âColoniesâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on âMusicâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on âHighlands of Scotland and an meeting with the Queen,
â¢ Composition exercise on âa hare and a hawkâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on Contrasting life between country and town youth,
â¢ Composition exercise on âFrostâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on âThe lion and the slaveâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on how the âChinese fishâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on âSore eyes of an elephantâ
â¢ Composition exercise on the âfive great sensesâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on âStoneâ,
â¢ Composition exercise on âGodâs way is bestâ,
â¢ Pages of Rough work on maths,
â¢ Letter to his friend Thomas Cullen in Glasgow dated 3/11/1902,
Up to 40 pages of Formal hand written answers submitted to the organisers of the Correspondence Course. These were returned graded with comments.
These pages are comprised of:
â¢ Front and back page of 1904 Revised Programme of Examinations Candidates for admission to Training School.
â¢ English essays,
â¢ General Knowledge
â¢ Maths numerous pages on this subject.
â¢ Book Keeping