Monday, 7 April 2014

Gaelic Immersion Weekend, Kingston, Ontario

TEACHTAIREACHT DÁTHEANGACH / GAEILGE THÍOS
 
 
 EVENT: Gaelic Immersion Weekend
 
DATES: Friday 11 April – Sunday 13 April 2014
 
PLACE: Kingston, Ontario
 
ADDRESS: 56 Francis Street
 
ACCOMMODATION: Peachtree Inn, www.peachtreeinn.net
 
COST: $220, full package (including accommodation and meals)
 
MAIL IN REGISTRATION: www.gaeilge.ca/programs---events.php
 
ONLINE REGISTRATION http://www.srayner.ca/comhaltas/DOCUMENTS_PERMANENT/FORMS/LIWeekend_Registration_distributed.pdf
 
FURTHER INFORMATION: Stiofán, stephenandjulie@bell.net   (613) 379-5578
 
FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 5 APRIL 2014
 
 
 
GAEILGE
 
ÓCÁID: Tumdheireadh-seachtaine na Gaeilge
 
DÁTAÍ: Dé hAoine, 11 Aibreán – Dé Domhnaigh, 13 Aibreán 2014
 
LÁTHAIR: Dún Laoghaire (Kingston), Ontairió
 
SEOLADH: 56 Francis Street
 
LÓISTÍN: Peachtree Inn, www.peachtreeinn.net
 
COSTAS: $220, pacáiste iomlán (lóistín agus béilí san áireamh)
 
 GNÁTHCHLÁRÚ: www.gaeilge.ca/programs---events.php
 
CLÁRÚ AR LÍNE: http://www.srayner.ca/comhaltas/DOCUMENTS_PERMANENT/FORMS/LIWeekend_Registration_distributed.pdf
 
TUILLEADH EOLAIS: Stiofán, stephenandjulie@bell.net   (613) 379-5578
 
 SPRIOCDHÁTA CLÁRÚCHÁIN DEIREANACH: 5 AIBREÁN 2014
 
 
 Aralt Mac Giolla Chainnigh
 2526 Alta Vista Drive
 Ottawa, Ontario
 K1V 7T1
 
613 731-1857
kenny-h@rmc.ca
 
Freagraí as Gaeilge, le do thoil, oiread agus is féidir.
 
 
 

Friday, 4 April 2014

Ulster and Neanderthals

As geneticists continuing to expand our knowledge about of distant ancestry some fascinating data is being revealed.  This article relevant to all Europeans, but particularly relevant to Ulster and the surrounding regions as many of the families participating in DNA testing show an above average percentage of Neanderthal admixture.

Link:  Europeans have three times more Neanderthal genes for lipid catabolism than Asians or Africans