European Cup of Tea with Irish Flavour
Opening presentation about the Irish European policy will be given
by H. E. Alison Kelly. Presentation will be followed by the
debate “How was the Irish Presidency of the Council of the EU?”
The event takes place on 20 June 2013 at 17.00 in
European House (Jungmannova 24, Praha 1).
For mor information please see the enclosed
Strangers to Citizens
The travelling exhibition Strangers to Citizens introduces the
story of the Irish who left their country for continental Europe
between 1600 and 1800.
The Embassy in cooperation with the Czech Eurocentres is organising
a tour of the exhibition in the Czech language, through the Czech
and Moravian regions. Ambassador Kelly has launched an opening of
the exhibition on Monday, 29 April at the fabulous Gong
building in Ostrava, Vítkovice. As of 3 June, the
exhibition has been on display in České Budějovice,
where it runs until 18 June and then moves on to Hradec
Embassy representative Thomas Bellew will open the exhibition on 20
June at the Centre for Lifelong Learning, Hradec Králové.
For more information visit Europe Direct website or Euroskop.cz (in Czech).
Prague Hibernians Gaelic Football Club
The Prague Hibernians Gaelic Football Club was established in May
2009 by a group of Irish football fans living in Prague. The team
now consists of approx. 35 players, most of them from Ireland.
More information on the club is available here.