RIYC HOME TOGETHER - series of virtual talks


Series of Virtual Talks

The RIYC will bring a series of weekly Webinars via Zoom to you in your home as per the schedule below. In advance of each talk the Club Secretary will issue an invitation to all RIYC Members via email so that you may register to attend.  All talks include a Q&A session.
Wednesday 25 November 1930 hrs
"Hitler's Hangman: The Life and Death of Reinhard Heydrich" Professor Robert Gerwarth
Wednesday 25th November at 19:30hrs via Zoom
Renowned academic and author, Professor Robert Gerwarth will deliver the next RIYC Military History talk "Hitler's Hangman: The Life and Death of Reinhard Heydrich" which is based on his biography of Heydrich. Gerwarth is Professor of Modern History at UCD and Director of the Centre for War Studies. He is author of the Bismarck Myth; The Vanquished: Why the First World War Failed to End as well as numerous articles in leading international journals. The talk will take place via zoom on Wednesday 25th November at 19:30hrs and the Club Secretary will issue a Zoom invitation to you. Friends and guests welcome. https://www.ucd.ie/warstudies/members/robertgerwarthdirector/  
Friday 27 November 1900 hrs
The Wine Committee is delighted to announce the forthcoming Wine Society Virtual tasting and talk on Friday November 27th at 19.00 hrs.
We are privileged to welcome back Jean Smullen WSET Dip and one of Ireland’s leading wine professionals. Jean will showcase some very interesting wines from the RIYC’s own wine list:
Waltner Gruner Veltiner
Adega de Pegoes
Willowglen Semillion Chardonnay
Donna Marzia Primitivo
Coto De Imaz Rioja Reserva
Chateau Camarsac  2015

To enjoy this event to the full these wines will be available to order and collect from the Club thus you may turn the Virtual into Reality with real glass of wine.  There will be six wines featured and you may order as many  or few as you wish.