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August 2019

Living on the Wild Side – Exhibition by Gene Clohessy

August 5 - August 30

Cultúrlann Sweeney presents ‘’ Living on the Wild Side’’ by visual artist Gene Clohessy. Gene Clohessy is a visual artist from Limerick now living in Doonbeg, Co Clare for the last ten years. She has always had an interest and a flair for fine art and crafts and in 2018 set up her own studio called ‘’ Doonbeg Creative Art Studio’’ to which she received a great positive response. From her studio she runs workshops both for groups and on…

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Under The Bed Monsters

August 17 @ 6:00 pm

Interactive storytime with the Under the Bed Monsters in Kilkee for Kids aged 4- 8 years old. There will be 2 shows 6pm & 7.30pm. We will have lots of fun and silliness with two readings of the new Under the Bed Monsters books by author Gary Ward as part of the Learn to Love Reading Project and a colouring competition in which someone will win a copy of the brand new book Monsters on the Move. Finally the kids…

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Ellen Hanly – Colleen Bawn – The Eye Witness Accounts

August 18 @ 8:00 pm

On the 200th anniversary of this notorious murder Full Moon Theatre presents 'Ellen Hanly - Colleen Bawn - The Eye Witness Accounts' abridged and dramatised by Rob Hopkins. Based on the eyewitness accounts of Richard Fitzgerald nephew of the principal magistrate at Ellen Hanly’s inquest and also the famous “found diaries” published in the Limerick Journal in 1947, the play brings its audience into intimate contact with the key protagonists of this dramatic saga. As the story unfolds we join…

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Life in the Darkness – Kilkee Civic Trust Talk

August 21 @ 8:00 pm

Topic Title: Life in the Darkness Speaker: Jim Warny Topic Description: Jim Warny, will provide a personal account of the Tham Luang Cave Rescue mission. In June and July 2018, a widely publicised Cave Rescue successfully extricated members of a junior football team trapped in Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai Province, Thailand. Twelve members of the team, aged eleven to seventeen, and their 25-year-old assistant coach entered the cave on 23 June after football practice. Shortly afterwards, heavy rains…

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Children’s Film – The Secert Life of Pets

August 22 @ 6:30 pm

2016 Film, 87 mins, G Cert. Max (Louis C.K.) is a spoiled terrier who enjoys a comfortable life in a New York building until his owner adopts Duke, a giant and unruly canine. During their walk outside, they encounter a group of ferocious alley cats and wind up in a truck that's bound for the pound. Luckily, a rebellious bunny named Snowball swoops in to save the doggy duo from captivity. In exchange, Snowball demands that Max and Duke join…

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Kilkee Civic Trust Talk

August 28 @ 8:00 pm

Topic: Emigration from Clare and Limerick Speaker: Jane Halloran Ryan Talk Description: It’s all in the Talk Title! Jane Halloran Ryan will recount the experience of emigration, the personal pain, the tears, searing loneliness, forever farewells, the Irish Wake, the experience upon arrival in the New World, Ellis Island, new ways of living; ultimately a new life for those fortunate enough to survive the journey; and place it all in the context of the world before modern transport by sea…

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September 2019

Film Club

September 4 @ 7:30 pm

Our film club will return on Wed 04th Sept. Details of films will be issued shortly.

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Culture Night

September 20

Culture Night will be held around the country on Friday September 20th from 4pm until late. Hundreds of free events are held around the country to celebrate it each year. This year we are delighted to have Leslie Dowdell and Mike Hanrahan with us for Culture Night. Tickets available from September Thursday 12th. Leslie Dowdell and Mike Hanrahan are two of this island's most acclaimed singer/songwriters. Leslie Dowdell is the voice and songwriter behind the sound that was Tua Nua…

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