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Culture of Sustainability events at St Patrick's Festival

Published: Friday, 12 March, 2021

Find out more about issues of sustainbility, past, present and future in this mini-series of talks as part of the St Patrick's Festival weekend:

Saturday 13 March  |  16.25  |  Episode 1: Tales of Ireland Past  |  Exploring the history of our natural landscapes and how they've been in constant flux over thousands of years, right up to today

Monday 15 March  |  11.00  |  Episode 2: Tales of Ireland Present  |  A virtual visit to Cloughjordan Community Farm, showcasing what's happening here and now in Ireland when a community works with nature, biodiversity and people in mind, and how this results in a richness of experience and community resilience.

Tuesday 16 March  |  11.00  |  Episode 3: Tales of Ireland Future  |  Panel discussion on the future of Ireland's cultural identity, and how we can inspire a reconnection with the natural world through our cultural activities. With Dr Ciaran Fallon (Coillte Nature), Iseult Byrne (Dublin City Culture Company), and Minister Eamon Ryan.