What's happening in Dundalk this week (June 9-June 16)


What's happening in Dundalk this week (June 9-June 16)
Conor Martin@dundalkdemocrat.ie@DundalkDemocrat

1- Artisans Annual Exhibition:

The local art group Artisans will launch their annual exhibition of paintings in the Louth County Library in Roden Place tonight at 7pm.The event will feature the work of 25 local artists. The annual exhibition will be launched by local TD Declan Breathnach and will run from then until Saturday June 18th.

2- Brexit Seminar:

This Friday there will be a seminar on the upcoming referendum in the Crowne Plaza Hotel. The impact of Britain exiting the European Union on Ireland as a whole will be discussed at a local conference. The event is being jointly hosted by the European Parliament Information Office and the Institute of International and European Affairs (IIEA).

The event runs from 10am to 1pm and will have local MEP Mairead McGuinness, Sinn Féin MEP Matt Carthy, Dr Anthony Soares of the Centre for Cross Border Studies, Edgar Morgenroth of the ESRI and Tom Arnold of the IEEA as speakers.

3- Retro Italia ’90 Night In Russell’s Saloon:

A Retro Italia ’90 Night in aid of SOSAD will take place in Russell’s Saloon in Park Street this Sunday. The fundraiser for the local suicide prevention group has been organised to coincide with the start of Euro 2016, with the event getting underway at 6pm.On the night you will be able to relive Ireland’s famous victory over Romania in Genoa almost 26 years ago.A BBQ will also be held with all proceeds on the night going to SOSAD.

4- Clan na Gael GFC Centenary Celebration:

Clan na Gael GFC will hold their centenary celebration dinner this Saturday in their clubrooms in the Ecco Road.The event will be attended by GAA president Aogán Ó Fearghaíl. Tickets are on sale now from the club, priced €15.