Tuesday 30 October: A Coleraine Man's War 1939-1945, with Diana Kirkpatrick. Coleraine FHS. Coleraine Guide Hall, Terrace Row (behind Terrace Row Church). 8pm. Tea/coffee and biscuits after lecture. All welcome. £3.00 for non-members.
Tuesday 30 October: Making Ireland English: How the Aristocracy shaped 17th-Century Ireland, with Professor Jane Ohlemeyer. Host: Irish Genealogical Research Society. Venue: Seminar Room, National Library of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin 2. Start time 7pm. All Welcome. Admission Free.
Tuesday 30 October: 'Taken from this place' — Crime and punishment in County Waterford, with Joanne Rothwell. Cappoquin Community Centre. 7.30pm. Details. €5.
Wednesday 31 October : Irish emigration, pre-Inquisition (Spanish), with Dr. Thomas O Connor. Host: Wexford Historical Society. 8pm. Details.
Wednesday 31 October: Raiders of the Lost Archive – Ulster Covenant Records at PRONI, with Stephen Scarth identifying items from the 1912 Ulster Covenant collection held in the Record Office’s archives. 1pm. Linen Hall Library, Belfast. Free. Details: 028 9032 1707.
Thursday 1 November: Organising a Reunion, with Bill Shaw, plus Family History Resources, with Catherine Morrow. Host: Northern Ireland FHS, Belfast Branch. Venue: Holywood Arches Library, Holywood Road, Belfast, BT4 1NT. 7.30-9.30pm.
Thursday 1 November: Slumland Dublin. Speakers are Chris Corlett (National Monuments Service) on Darkest Dublin, and Catriona Crowe (National Archives) on The 1911 Census. The Lab, Foley Street, Dublin 1. 6pm. Bookings: + 353 (0)1 222 5455.
Friday 2 November: The signing of the Ulster Covenant. Documents, stills and film archive footage recording the events surrounding the signing. Saintfield Library, Ballynahinch Road, Co Down. 1:30pm. Free, but booking advised. Tel: +44 (0)28 9751 0550.
Friday 2 November: Vanishing Ireland, with Turtle Bunbury. Irish Ancestry Research Centre (IARC), Tierney Building, University of Limerick. 11am. Tel: +353 61 518355. Email.
Saturday 3 November: Irish Family History Society All-day seminar at Dublin City Library & Archive, Pearse St., Dublin 2. From 10am to 5pm. Four lectures (great line-up!). Details.
Monday 5 November, World War One Family History Roadshow, organised by the National Library. Venue: Hunt Museum, Limerick. From 10am to 5pm. Bookings essential. Details.
Monday 5 November:Castles, Scottish mercenaries and lost towns of late medieval North Ulster, with Dr Colin Breen. Venue: Helen Roe theatre, Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, 63 Merrion Square, Dublin 2 at 7.30pm. Tel: +353 1 676 1749.
Monday 5 November: Aungier Street Historical Walking Tour, organised by Dublin City Council Architects Department and PIVOT Dublin. 45-minute duration. Start at Noon. Booking is necessary. Tel: +353 (0)1-2223688 or email.Tuesday 6 November: Ancestry Workshop. Draperstown Library, High St, Draperstown, Co Derry. Free, but booking essential. 6.30pm. Tel: +44 (0)28 7962 8249.
Tuesday 6 November: Local Place Names, with Neil Comer. Host: Ballinascreen Historical Society. Venue: St. Colm's High School, Draperstown, Co Derry. 8pm.
Tuesday 6 November: The Lockout and the Monto. Chaired by Dr Lisa Godson (NCAD/GradCam), with Padraig Yeats discussing The Assault on Corporation Buildings and Terry Fagan presenting Oral Histories of the Lockout. The Lab, Foley Street, Dublin 1. 6pm. Bookings: + 353 (0)1 222 5455.
Tuesday 6 November: The River Blackwater and County Waterford, with Joanne Rothwell. Cappoquin Community Centre. 7.30pm. Details. €5.