As part of helping participants with research into the history of the period being studied as well as any research into their family history we had an informative visit to the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland.
Applied Heritage Workshop
A thought provoking evening with a fun element as the group explored what it is like to "walk in other people's shoes". The event was captured on film as part of this Peace IV programme. The conclusion of the project will be showcase events in late August. More details to follow.
Castleblayney Workshops continuing
Castleblayney Workshop tonight (22nd Jan) proceeding as planned
It is appreciated that the weather is inclement but tonights Workshop in Castleblayney is proceeding as planned. However if you are not able to make it you can't make it you can catch up next week
The "Your History - Your Story" Workshops have commenced in Castleblayney. The next workshop is on Tuesday 22nd February and there is still an opportunity for you to join in. Come along to the Enterprie Centre, Dublin Road, Castleblayney for 7.30pm.
Appointment of Recording /Videoing Company
Workshops to commence in County Monaghan Everyone Welcome
Workshops in the "Your History - Your Story" project commence in Castleblayney Community Enterprise Centre on Tuesday 15th January at 7.30pm. Everyone is welcome to join us in exploring the period 1917 - 1925 and through story gathering methods to consider their own story, background and history and to engage and investigate the story, background and history of others
Information Event in Castleblayney
CACD are hosting an Information Event on Tuesday 27th Novemebr at 7.30pm in Castleblaney Community Enterprise Centre, Dublin Road Castleblaney when you are invited to come along and hear more about this project.
Your History - Your Story Workshops commence
Workshops in the "Your History - Your Story" project have commenced in the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council area. Participants are exploring the period 1917 - 1925 enabling them through story gathering methods to consider their own story, background and history and to engage and investigate the story, background and history of others. The organisers are delighted with the response whilst those taking part say the workshops are both informative and enjoyable
County Armagh Community Development (CACD) is delighted to announce that we have successfully secured funding through the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council PEACE IV Partnership under the Building Positive Relations theme.
The project supported by the European Union’s PEACE IV Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB) will engage people on a cross border / cross community basis researching and examining the conflict period 1917 – 1925 and enable them through story gathering methods to consider their own story, background and history and to engage and investigate the story, background and history of others.
CACD will be working with the following Partner Organisations, Monaghan Community Network, Drum Development Association and Diversity Challenges to deliver the programme.
Match-funding for the project has been provided by the Executive Office in Northern Ireland and the Department of Rural and Community Development in Ireland.
First Meeting of Advisory Group
The first meeting of the Partnership Advisory Group was held in Markethill on 9th August with representatives from County Monaghan Community Network, Drum Development Association and Diversity Challenges. Also in attendance was Ms Noreen O'Callaghan from the PEACE IV Partnership
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