Space: What is it Good For?

When you hear the word “space”, maybe you think of rockets and astronauts and wonder whether the cost is worth it. There is a lot more to space, though, and it brings all of us many different types of benefits every day. In this talk, Prof Chris Welch of the International Space University will describe these and try to show why space is good for a very great deal.

FREE: book with

Clonakilty Library,

Kent Street,

Clonakilty, Co. Cork

P85 XD95

Tel: (023) 8834275


Directions to the Library: From Cork, take the town bypass towards Skibbereen. Pass the GAA grounds on the left, following the main road around to the right. Take the next right at the wheel pump, into Connolly Street. Turn left into Kent street. The Library is a renovated mill on the right, with public parking behind.

From Skibbereen, take the bypass towards Cork. Turn left at the wheel pump and Linen Hall, into Connolly Street. Turn left at the Brass Razoo pub, into Kent Street. Alternatively drive into town centre, turning right at the Catholic Church. Turn left at the Post Office into Kent Street. The Library is on the left.

Event Information

  • Dates: Thursday 20th July, 2017
  • Time 7pm
  • Booking Details: Book through Clonakilty Library

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