Entries by Peter Heary

Local History Group Meeting in Rothe House

    LOCAL HISTORY GROUP The group meet once a month, usually the second Tuesday of the month in Rothe House. The main aim and reason for the group is to research and present items of local history. After a member has researched an item, he/she will read their piece to the meeting. If the […]

New Kilkenny Tourism Visitor Guide.

Looking for a handy guide of things to see, do and experience in Kilkenny?  Whether you’re a native or just visiting this fantastic county you’ll need to pick up the latest version of the Kilkenny Tourism Visitor Guide.  A printed version can be picked up from County Hall on John Street, or, alternatively a PDF […]

We’re Hiring!

LTI Project Coordinator –contract to May 2017 Coordinator in the Level 4 Tourism & Visitor Care programme administered by Rothe House Trust Ltd, Parliament St., Kilkenny and funded by Carlow Kilkenny ETB Job Title: LTI Project Coordinator, Full time Reporting Relationship: Reporting to the Executive Manager of Rothe House Trust and the ETB. Overall Purpose […]

May in the Garden

With the weather turning noticeably milder you might be tempted to turn your attention to the garden, but are you at a loss for where to start or what to do?  We asked our resident gardener, Mary, for a few tips for what you should be doing in the garden for the month of May! […]

Rothe House 50th Anniversary programme.

Rothe House was first opened to the public on the 17th of April 1966. As part of our golden jubilee celebrations, we are holding a gala screening of a new documentary concerning the life of Kilkenny’s own Hubert Butler. Refreshments will be served on arrival. The film will then be introduced by the film maker and followed by a […]

Positive Living Workshops with Breda Gardner.

      Positive Living Talks Breda Gardner will be running her latest series of positive living talks inspired by and based on the wonderful teachings of Dr Wayne Dyer.  Each workshop will include a handout and some gentle exercise to music, plus a brief talk and a meditation. You will come away feeling rejuvenated, refreshed and […]