Children of the Rising 1916-2016 memorial

 

Joe Duffy Announces:

CHILDREN OF THE RISING

1916-2016 MEMORIAL

SUNDAY MORNING MAY 1st AT 11 AM

GLASNEVIN CEMETERY.

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THERE WILL BE A SHORT SERVICE OF REMEMBRANCE IN THE GRAVEYARD WHERE MOST OF THE CHILDREN ARE BURIED ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR DEATHS .

SUNDAY MORNING , MAY 1st , AT 11 AM IN GLASNEVIN CEMETERY .

ASSEMBLE AT MAIN GATE FOR SHORT WALK TO THE EASTER RISING MEMORIAL WALL , WHERE THE 38 IDENTIFIED CHILDREN ARE NOW PUBLICLY AND PERMANENTLY REMEMBERED .FOLLOWED BY THE LAYING OF A WREATH , A PERFORMANCE¬†OF HIS SONG – ” CHILDREN OF SIXTEEN “¬†BY DECLAN O’ROURKE ,

A RECITING OF THE NAMES OF THE CHILDREN AND A SHORT REFLECTION BY FATHER BRYAN SHORTHALL OFM CAP .

ALL WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE .

LIGHT REFRESHMENTS AFTERWARDS.

 

PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD .

 

 

JOE DUFFY .


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