The Myths of Halloween

When: Wednesday 5th October, 19:15 onwards
Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), Irish Centre Birmingham, Digbeth High Street, B12 0NL
Free entry and refreshments

Halloween is said to have originated in Ireland as Oiche Shamhna.

Birmingham Irish Heritage Group present their latest evening discussion, entitled The Myths of Halloween, led by Dr Deirdre O’Byrne.

Dr O’Byrne will explore how Halloween is represented by Irish writers, while also attempting to answer questions such as: why do we dress up, bob for applies, eat Barm Brack?

For further information, email bham.irishheritage@hotmail.co.uk or contact@birminghamirishheritagegroup.co.uk, or call Birmingham Irish Association on 0121 604 6111.

Pamela Pinski

Digbeth and Proud

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