Live Online: History of Christmas and its celebration in IrelandMonday December 7, 2020
7:00 PM until 8:30 PM
Learn about Christmas has histocially been celebrated in the Emerald Isle and how it is celebrated by many today. The presentation will incorporate recorded music and video to create a holiday friendly atmosphere. The history of the emergence of the Christian annual celebration in Ireland and elsewhere will be explored along with how some of the earlier pagan traditions across Europe, including in Ireland, became incorporated.
This program will be presented by Sean Murphy, a teacher of Irish history, music and dance who was born and raised in Dublin and moved to Massachusetts in 2005.
Join us on Zoom (meeting ID 818 3252 3697). We recommend using the free Zoom app. You can call (646) 558-8656 and use the same meeting ID to listen to the audio. You may also view the program live on our YouTube channel and on our Facebook page. If you're new to Zoom, we recommend you install it and try it out beforehand (more than a few minutes before the program). If you're having trouble with it, ask us for help during our Help Desk hours.
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