Calendar

3:00 pm
Dr Noeleen Smyth, Conservation Botanist at the National Botanic Gardens, talks about the results of the meeting of parties to the CITES Convention in Geneva 2019. CITES is the Congress on International Trade in Endangered[...]
Jan 15 @ 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm
7:45 pm
Presentation by author and ornithologist Anthony McGeehan. Organised with BirdWatch Ireland. Free lecture. No booking necessary. Takes place in the Auditorium, Education & Visitor Centre.
Jan 18 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
Shirely Lanigan has been visiting gardens professionally for over two decades. She will share insights into her favourites and ask what is the state of play in the world of Leinster gardens. Organised with the[...]
3:00 pm
Gary Mentanko, JFK Arboretum, travelled to Lofoten, a rugged yet beautiful archipelago which hosts a rich tapestry of plants in its uniquely mild climate to look at ‘the North’ through a lens of biology, culture,[...]
Feb 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3:00 pm
How do organic herbicides compare to conventional ones? What do we know about the effects of such chemicals on our gardens, farms, and wildlife? Dr Noeleen Smyth, conservation botanist at the National Botanic Gardens, will[...]
Feb 19 @ 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm
7:45 pm
with Coilin MacLochlainn This mystical lough studded with islands is a place of great myth and legend. Spirits of high kings, ghosts of fallen warriors, and the guiding eyes of ancient monks peer through the[...]