To mark the 800th anniversary of the foundation of Ballintubber Abbey, a series of four historical lectures will be held in the abbey. The first lecture of the series will be given by Br. Colman O Clabaigh, OSB., the well known author and historian, of Glenstal Abbey, Co. Limerick
The title of his talk is "Why should anyone want to build an abbey in Ballintubber in 1216 AD ?". The event takes place in Ballintubber Abbey on Thursday, January 7th at 8.00pm., and is open to the public. Please arrive early.