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Kilkee Civic Trust Talks 2017

12th July 2017 @ 8:00 pm

KCT Headed Paper No. 2-page-001

Speakers are Eileen Mulcahy and Thomas Galvin

Eileen Mulcahy’s Topic: Seaweed Baths in Kilkee; Past and Present.

Eileen will give us an insight into the tradition of seaweed use and the continued benefits for our modern day lives. Over the last eighteen years; since Whit Weekend 1999; Eileen has kept one of Kilkee’s oldest heritage amenities alive and she is the proprietor of “Kilkee Thalassotherapy Centre” where seaweed baths continue to be enjoyed.

Thomas Galvin’s Topic:  A Hidden Culture – The Journey of Moyasta Oysters.

Oysters are the family business; started by his Dad Michael in 1994; at Poulnasherry Bay, Moyasta. An entrepreneur and local businessman whose passion for the sea and West Clare is a key driver in the success of this home grown maritime industry

Kilkee Civic Trust is a non profit organisation working to enhance the quality of life in Kilkee, and its hinterland, by preserving and promoting its cultural heritage.

These talks are  free to attend and all are welcome.


12th July 2017
8:00 pm

Cultúrlann Sweeney Kilkee