Kildare - Rathangan

Bog of Allen Nature Centre

'What Willow Says', live reading by Lynn Buckle


The Irish Peatland Conservation Council are delighted to welcome author Lynn Buckle, who represents Ireland as a UNESCO Cities of Literature Writer in Residence at the National Centre for Writing UK and who is founder of the Climate Writing Group at the Irish Writers Centre, Dublin. On Culture Night 2021, she will read an extract from her book What Willow Says at the Bog of Allen Nature Centre at 7pm. 

During the event, the author will take us on a fictional journey through the local landscape, alongside a deaf child and her grandmother as they share stories of myths, legends, and ancient bogs.  Come along to explore and discover the peatland exhibition and gardens from 5pm on Culture Night.

Time: 5pm - 8pm

Genres: Heritage / History / Literature / Museum / Storytelling

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Lullymore, Rathangan, Co. Kildare, R51V293


Phone: 045 860133

No Booking Required