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St Patricks Day Talk in Londonderry Arms Hotel

St Patricks Day Talk in Londonderry Arms Hotel

The historic Londonderry Arms Hotel is situated in the picturesque Glens of Antrim in the small coastal village of Carnlough on the Causeway Coastal route, halfway between two of Northern Ireland's most iconic visitor attractions - Titanic in Belfast and The Giant's Causeway. This coming St. Patricks Day, there will be a talk about one of Irelands most famous figures.

Londonderry Arms Hotel

“An Audience with Hector McDonnell”

Friday, 14th March 2014

Join Hector McDonell for an Informal Talk on St. Patrick at 8.30 p.m. on Friday, 14th March, 2014

 Hector shall consider........

** What can we understand about St. Patrick from his two documents, his “Confession” and his “Letter to Coroticus”?

** St. Patrick’s life as a slave and his association with Slemish

** Did St. Patrick found the Cathedral at Armagh?

** Was St. Patrick in fact buried at Downpatrick?

** What plant was St. Patrick’s “Shamrock”?

** Where does St. Patrick come from?

** Did St. Patrick have a sister???

 

Hector is one of Ireland’s leading artists, exhibiting in New York and Hong Kong as well as in Ireland, England, Germany and France with Museum retrospectives in Belfast and Darmstadt.

He an Illustrator and Author of several books including: “St Patrick – his Life and Legend” (revised 2013)

Published by Wooden Books and “Ireland’s other History”, Published by Lilliput Press. Both books will be available to purchase in the Hotel on the Evening of this talk

 

ADMISSION FREE

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