Heritage week 2018 – IQUA events

Heritage week (18-26 August) is fast approaching, and there are a number of Quaternary-themed geological events, and events run by members of IQUA. For full details please see https://www.heritageweek.ie/.    .

IQUA-related events:

Date Time Title Organiser County Website
18th August 20:30 – 21:30 The Glacial Landscape of Clew Bay Ben Thebaudeau Mayo https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/the-glacial-landscape-of-clew-bay
19th August 15:00-17:00 Explore the Ballyconnell Fossils Leo Laydon Sligo https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/explore-the-ballyconnell-fossils
24th-25th August 09:30-17:00 Irish Mammals and the Ice Age IQUA/Jim Martin Dublin https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/irish-mammals-and-the-ice-age
25th August 14:00-16:00 The geology of Allihies Kieran Craven Cork https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/the-geology-of-allihies
25th-26th 14:30-17:00 The Drowned Coast Anthony Beese Cork https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/the-drowned-coast-of-west-cork
Mammal Exhibition Poster DunLaoghaire August 2018
Guided Walk Warren Strand, A.Beese


Other events that may appeal to IQUA members

Date Time Title Organiser County Website
18th August 10:00-16:00 Seabed Survey Vessel Open Day CHERISH Wicklow https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/seabed-survey-vessel-open-day
18th August 11:00-16:00 Mushroom stones near Clonmacnoise John Feehan/Offaly Naturalist Field Club Offaly https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/mushroom-stones-nr-clonmacnoise
18th August 11.00-14:00 Bremore Archaeological survey CHERISH Dublin https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/bremore-archaeological-survey
20th August 19:00-21:00 Lecture about coastal Archaeology CHERISH Waterford https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/lecture-about-coastal-archaeology
23rd August 11:00-19:00 Climate change at historic places Adapt Northern Heritage Project Kerry https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/climate-change-at-historic-places
25th August 15:00-16:00 a geological extravaganza Robbie Meehan/OPW Meath https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/a-geological-extravaganza