Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 13:00 to Friday, June 9, 2017 - 17:00
PRONI
2 Titanic Boulevard
Belfast
BT3 9HQ
To mark the centenary of the Battle of Messines, PRONI will display an art installation entitled ‘Assembly - Memorial Chairs’ by Derbyshire Artist, Val Carman between May 30 and June 9. The five chairs are from Passendaele St Audomarus Church
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 19:30
Burnavon Theatre
Burn Road
Cookstown
BT80 8DN
Mid Ulster District Council is organising a series of talks around the Decade of Anniversaries (1912-1923). The series of talks and discussions deal with the historical facts that mark the key shifts in society that happened during this turning point
Living Legacies
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 16:00
Down County Museum
The Mall, English Street
Downpatrick
BT30 6AH
The Living Legacies project will host a launch event at Down County Museum on February 21 to mark the securing of funding. The event will feature living history and First World War re-enactors as well as project presentations. Light refreshments
Ian Speller
Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 18:30
Shankill Road Library
298-300 Shankill Road
Belfast
BT13 2BN
A talk will take place on the battle of Jutland and its importance in the context of the First World War and 1916 at Shankill Road Library on September 29. Dr Ian Speller's talk is titled: ‘There seems to be
The Fever
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 19:30
Grand Opera House
2-4 Great Victoria Street
Belfast
BT2 7HR
Although the Great War was immensely destructive, it also generated many startling developments that continue to resonate today. The transformation of the international system and its impact on the independence movement in Ireland in particular, is considered in a series
Aftershock
Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 18:00
Crescent Arts Centre
2-4 University Road
Belfast
BT7 1NH
The First World War brought a greater scientific understanding of the psychological effect of war. Just how bad though is the problem of psychological damage to people who’ve been in the military and what can be done to address this?
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 13:00
PRONI
2 Titanic Boulevard
Belfast
BT3 9HQ
A special workshop for teachers around issues of the Easter Rising, First World War and other events in the Decade of Centenaries will take place at PRONI on September 23. Organised in partnership with the History Teachers Association of Northern
Munitions-Workers
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 13:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
BT9 5AB
Former BBC News Correspondent, Kate Adie, will deliver a lecture on the legacy of women in the First World War
First World War Diaries of Jim Maultsaid
Friday, June 3, 2016 - 13:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
Antrim
BT9 5AB
Military historian Richard Doherty and Barbara McClune, granddaugher of Jim Maultsaid and editor of Star Shell Reflections 1916: The Great War Diaries of Jim Maultsaid discuss the latest instalment in the series. Also includes a curator led tour of #MakingHistory 1916 Exhibition.
Voice and Verse
Saturday, June 4, 2016 -
12:00 to 15:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Belfast
Antrim
BT9 5AB
A number of short, pop-up musical performances from Voice and Verse will take place in the atrium of the Ulster Museum on June 4. Each performance will feature a young mezzo soprano and pianist, with repertoire from the era of

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