The National Famine Commemoration Day -10th to the 17th May 2009
The National Famine Commemoration Day takes place in Skibbereen in 2009. To commemorate this national occasion and in remembrance of those who died during the Great Famine, there is a week of Famine-related events taking place in Skibbereen from the 10th to the 17th of May. Music, drama, talks and walks, all with a Famine theme with local and international participants. For further details, please download the programme from www.skibbheritage.com or contact Skibbereen Heritage Centre on 028 40900.