Summer events 2022

The Disert Heritage Project will be conducting an archaeological excavation between 20 June and 15 July 2022. As part of this we are proud to present a series of events this summer:

Friday 24 June 2022  Meet the Diggers. We will be heading into O’Neill’s Bar, Letterbarrow from around 9pm. Why not call in and have a chat?

Tuesday 5 July 2022 Excavation guided tours at 4pm. Meet at Tymeen Football Field.  Wear waterproof clothing and shoes. FREE

Friday 8 July 2022 Guest Speaker: “Entering the Otherworld: Myths, folklore and archaeology: a case study from south Co. Sligo, Ireland” Sam Moore, Atlantic Technological University. Guest Artist: Denise Nonomura, Canada. Denise will discuss her Artist’s Residency at Disert and will showcase her works-in-progress. Bluestack Centre, 7:30pm. FREE (but donations welcome). Afterwards we will be heading into O’Neill’s Bar, Letterbarrow. Why not call in and have a chat?

Saturday 9 July 2022  Field trip: the Disert Heritage Project would like to invite you to explore the archaeology of County Donegal. Watch this space for ticket availability. BOOKING ESSENTIAL.

Friday 15 July 2022 Say ‘Goodbye’ to the Diggers. We will be heading into O’Neill’s Bar, Letterbarrow from around 8pm. Why not call in and have a chat?

Wednesday 17 Aug 2022 Heritage Week Event: Talk on Disert by Helen Meehan and music from Folksy Gerry and friends. Bluestack Centre, 8pm. FREE (but donations welcome)

Fancy trying your hand at Archaeology?
We still have a limited number of places for community volunteers to take part in the excavation between 20 June and 15 July. Come for at least two days or for longer – we are flexible, however BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. No experience necessary. See disertheritage.com or www.facebook.com/disertheritage/

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