Event Date: January 14, 2015
The CCA Presents A Cultural Enrichment Experience: Irish History with Gerry Timlin

The always-captivating Gerry Timlin of Timlin and Kane, one of the most popular entertainers at the Celtic Classic, will be hosting this cultural experience. This series will focus on Irish history, starting with the Ancient Celts, through the Golden Celtic Age and the Vikings up to the 17th Century; you will be immersed in music, poetry, and history for a truly Celtic experience.

The lecture series will be held in McCarthy’s, located on the 2nd floor of Donegal Square in Bethlehem, PA. Enjoy a pint from McCarthy’s Pub while taking in the history of Ireland.

Enjoy 6 sessions (outlined below) beginning on January 14, 2015 at 7:00pm, they will be 2 hours in length.

* This series is limited to only 40 participants. Reserve your space now by clicking here *

The cost of the series is $50 for non CCA Members.

Special discounts for CCA Members and Volunteers. Call the CCA office at 610-868-9599 for details.

Ancient Irish History January 14, 2015-February 18, 2015
January 14th: Ancient Ireland

Celtic Ireland
Arrive of Christianity
The Golden Age

January 21st: Ancient Ireland Continued
Ireland and Europe

The Viking Wars
The Age of Brian Boru
Ireland Before the Normans

January 28th: The Conquest of Ireland
The English Invasion
Expansion of the Colony
Irish Resistance
The Decline of English Power

February 4th: The Conquest of Ireland Continued
The Gaelic Revival
The Late Middle Ages
The Growth of Dubline

February 11th: Reformation and Restoration
The Protestant Reformation
Elizabethan Age
Plantation and Resistance
O’Neill’s Rising

February 18th: Reformation and Restoration Continued
Jacobean Plantations
Rising of 1641
Cromwell
The Williamite Revolution