The Programme of Events for the Kilmoganny/Dunamaggan Gathering 2013 is as follows:
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Friday 2nd August at St. Eoghan’s Centre:
8 pm -> Gathering Opening - Talk by Siobhan Talbot Group Managing Director, Designate, Glanbia and Noel Hickey, winner of a Record 9 All Ireland Medals.
8.30 pm –> Caroline Brennan documentary maker on “The Lavery’s” will give a talk on John Lavery which will be followed by a Power-Point presentation given by The Lady Lavery Society on The Art, of Sir John Lavery. Teas will be served afterwards with time for a chat.
Saturday 3rd August:
Afternoon -> Under 10 Hurling Blitz in Dunnamaggin GAA Grounds.
5.15 pm -> Fun Match “Fathers versus Camogie Daughters”.
7 pm - > Emigrant Theme Mass in St. Eoghan’s Church Kilmoganny with traditional music, song and readings, afterwards an Unveiling of a plague to the late Moria Moore. This will be followed by a Historical Guided Tour of Kilmoganny Village, Poetry Recital in the Old Graveyard and a Walk through L’Arche Gardens where light refreshments will be provided.
8.30 pm -> Bingo in St. Eoghan’s Community Centre.
10pm to 12.30am -> Live Music in “The Horse and Hound” from Kiwi Paddy.
Sunday 4th August:
10.00 a.m. Service in St. Matthew’s Church Kilmoganny followed by a tribute to the late Miss Gabbett with a procession to her grave led by “Kilmoganny Harriers” a treasured part of our heritage and culture.
12pm to 4pm -> A Photographic Exhibition from the Past will take place in St. Eoghan’s National School; An Art Exhibition will be held in St. Eoghan’s Centre; Also Street Stalls with local fare and delights for all.Tea served in St. Eoghan’s Centre
1pm -> Cross Country Poc Fáda – Registration in St. Eoghan’s Centre;
1.30pm -> Children’s Fancy Dress
2.30pm -> Jellybean Julie – Children’s Entertainer will entertain the children with a Magic and Puppet Show.
2.15pm to 4.15pm -> Open-Air Ceìli in Dunphy’s on old time platform;
4pm -> Tug of War – Who are the strongest men in Town, barrel of beer to the winning team - in Michael Moore’s field (Opposite School).
4pm to 8pm -> BBQ Food available, Hot Dogs, Burgers etc.
5pm to 7pm -> “Divil the Bit” – Folk and Ballad Group will play in Dunphy’s Car Park.
7pm to 9pm -> Disco by Tim Chambers.
10pm -> Until Closing Five Piece Band Vegas Nights with Raffles Prizes etc.