Paper Boats by Amanda Ralph Launch
Originally commissioned by Offaly County Council in 2000 for the River Brosna in Clara, the sculptures were ‘rescued’ from the river in 2002 when the river was dredged.
Lough Boora Discovery Park
16th January 2015 at 3:30 pm
Assumed missing for many years, they were discovered in 2014, have been fully restored and relocated to the safe harbour of Lough an Dochas in Lough Boora Discovery Park.
Guest speaker Manchán Magan, writer and documentary maker, will ‘re-launch’ Paper Boats and all are welcome.
The lighting of the Uisneach beacon fire was the signal for igniting fires on many hills across the whole island creating a unique ‘fire eye’ with Uisneach being the pupil. This heralded the coming of summer.
Time: 2nd December 2028