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Once again we were to optimistic with our event planning for the 1. half year 2021. And so were were forced to cancel all the planned events for this 1. half year. But we are optimists and we hold our ground.

Therefore we have forced an event planning for the 2. half year 2021, hoping that it may be possible to commence gradually the culture life (and so ,too, our club life) from July on.

We have composed a wide-ranging offer of events. With lectures about the newest Irish history, the change of social life on the island since 2000, the economic development between the Republic of Ireland and Germany, the post-Brexit time and also a lecture about the newest literary developments in women literature in Ireland.

But the highlight and concurrently the backbone of the 2. half year event planning cycle will be the exhibition of photographs of the playwright John Millington Synge. This photographs, that he made in the beginning of the 20th century, give a view to the life an being of the ordinary people in the Wicklow mountains and in the western parts of Ireland, the Aran Islands and around Galway. This exhibition will be presented from Friday, 3. September, up to Sunday, 28. November 2021. Hereto we organize an opening event on Friday, 3. September. There will be told something about the work and life  of J.M. Synge and also lectures from his works and a guidance through the exhibition. The irish ambassador to Germany, S. E. Nicholas O´Brien, has promised his coming. The large-sized photographs will be presented in the foyer of the Haus des evangelischen Verwaltungsverbandes in Bonn (evb), at Adenauerallee 37, close to the Library of the University of Bonn. It we be viewed to the office opening times, Monday to Thursday, 09:00 – 16:00, Friday from 09:00 -13:00. A guidance for groups from 10 persons on can be arranged by special enrollment. Details later. At beginning/end of November there will be arranged additionally four events, accompanying themed with the exhibition (two lectures, two movies).

From this year all our events take place in the evb. Only the event, that we are execute together with our friends from the Partnerverein Köln-Cork will take place in Cologne. This will be, of sure, the event that will be  moat likely endangered by corona restrictions, because it is planned for the 15. July..

Espacially we are pleased of acquiring again some prestigious referents.

Of sure there ist are one or two events (maybe all of them) are as interesting for you, that you want tol visit them. Don’t hold back. All of them, who want to come, are welcomed and are invited in this way.

Now here  the event calendar  for the 2. half year of 2021: