Monthly archives for September, 2015

Remembering Patrick Kavanagh

Monaghan Association – Dublin, presents: Remembering Patrick Kavanagh – 2015 A celebration of his life & times Buswells Hotel, Dublin, Tuesday, 20th October, 2015. Background: 1.  Bruce Arnold became Editor of The Dubliner, a literary magazine, in March 1962, succeeding Donal Carroll who had edited the first issue. A greater emphasis on Irish writing was […]

Patrick Kavanagh Weekend

The Patrick Kavanagh Weekend going strong since 1971 took place in Inniskeen last weekend.   In beautiful weather both visitors and locals enjoyed talks, walks and a coach trip plus the announcement  of the Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award winners easily the longest running continuous award in Ireland. The visitors were welcomed to the Centre by […]

Patrick Kavanagh Primary School Poetry Award 2015

Patrick Kavanagh Primary School Poetry Award 2015

PATRICK KAVANAGH PRIMARY SCHOOLS POETRY AWARD 2015 St. Daig’s Inniskeen: 1ST Place :  Sarah McHugh. 2nd Place :  Shane McGahon. Scoil Cholmcille, Blackstaff. 1st Place:    Kaitlyn Boyle. 2nd Place:   Niamh McKenna

Patrick Kavanagh Junior Poetry Awards 2015.

Patrick Kavanagh Junior Poetry Awards 2015.

1st Place: Sean De Grá Colaiste Eoin, Stighlorgan Adrigole 2nd Place Bonnie MacCann Loreto, St. Michaels, Navan It was always the Princess 3d Place Alysia Cloake Loreto High School, Rathfarnham Those who walk alone HIGHLY COMMENDED Name School Poem Title Ali Barrett St. Andrew’s College, Blackrock Rosa Parks: The Woman Who Wouldn’t Stand Up Declan […]

Patrick Kavanagh Senior Student Poetry Awards 2015.

Patrick Kavanagh Senior Student Poetry Awards 2015.

SENIOR SECTION 1st Place: Caoimhe Devaney Holy Child School, Killiney, Co. Dublin. Andromeda’s Garden 2nd Place Eoghan Kelly C.C.S. Carndonagh, Co. Donegal. Eleven O’Clock Effort 3d Place Chloe Eaton Inver College, Carrickmacross. Sweet Summer Rain HIGHLY COMMENDED John Holmes, Mercy Secondary, Mounthawk, Tralee. The Fisherman Jessica Doran, Our Lady of Mercy Secondary, Waterford. The Green […]

Winner of 2015 Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award

Winner of 2015 Patrick Kavanagh Poetry Award

The winner of this year’s Patrick Kavanagh Award for a poet that has not yet published a book is John Mee. John was born in Canada in 1965 and has lived in Cork since he was seven years old. He works as a professor in the Law School at University College Cork. He published his […]

Opening Hours

logo1Due to refurbishment works at the Patrick Kavanagh Centre, the exhibition will be closed until further notice.

Tours can be arranged at anytime by prior appointment

For information and booking phone:
042 937 8560 / 087 171 0592 / 087 987 3431

Inniskeen Parish – Mass Times

Monday: 8pm
Tuesday: No Mass
Wednesday: 10am
Thursday: No Mass
Friday: 8pm
Saturday: 6pm
Sunday: 10am
Fr. Martin Treanor. P.P. - Tel. 042 9378105

Ireland’s Ancient East – The Story of Monaghan

Discover the hidde gems of County Monaghan on this two-day, self-guided tour, taking in ancient monastic sites, unspoilt landscapes, picturesque villages, museum treasures & much more.
The Story of Monaghan Itinerary - PDF