SHACKLETON NEWS ARCHIVE
MON 18 OCTOBER 2010 AT ATHY, CO KILDARE, IRELAND
The inaugural meeting of the Friends of the Shackleton Collection will take place on Monday 18th October 2010 at 7.30pm at the Heritage Centre Museum.
The object of the Friends is to assist in the development of Athy Heritage Centre:
- As a centre for developing interest in the history of Athy and district.
- Through the Shackleton Autumn School developing interest in Polar exploration, and especially the Life and Achievements of Ernest Shackleton.
- As a centre for the collection, maintenance and display of material relating to the history of Athy and district.
Membership is open to any person or body wishing to support the objectives of the Friends.