Calendar


February 2, 2016 - Ground Hog Day

 

February 3, 2016 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant 
                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax 
                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

February 7, 2016 - Monthly Meeting

                1:00pm - Historic St. Mary's Church Hall

 

February 10, 2016 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant 
                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax 
                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

February 14, 2016 - Easter Rising History Series "The Great Famine 1845-1848"

                2:00pm - Historic Saint Mary's Church Hall, Ox Road (Rte 123)

                       and Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station, VA

                Presenter - John Needham

                Part Two of a four-part history series to commemorate the 100th Anniversary
                of the April 24, 1916 Easter Rising sponsored by the Fr. William Corby Division.
                The series will explore key event that led up to the Easter Rising starting with

                the Irish rebellion of 1798.

 

February 17, 2016 - National Acts of Kindness Day

 

February 17, 2016 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant 
                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax 
                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

February 24, 2016 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant 
                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax 
                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

February 29, 2016 - Leap Year Day


March 6, 2016 - MONTHLY MEETING

                 1:00pm - Historic St. Mary's Church Hall

 

March 13, 2016 - Easter Rising History Series "The Fenians (Irish Republic Brotherhood) 1858-1915"

                2:00pm - Historic Saint Mary's Church Hall, Ox Road (Rte 123) and
                      Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station, VA

                Presenter - John McAnaw

                Part Three of a four-part history series to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the
                April 24, 1916 Easter Rising sponsored by the Fr. William Corby Division. The series

                will explore key event that led up to the Easter Rising starting with the Irish rebellion
                of 1798.


April 10, 2016 - MONTHLY MEETING

                 1:00pm - Historic St. Mary's Church Hall

 

April 24, 2016 - Easter Rising History Series "The Easter Rising of 1916"

                2:00pm - Historic Saint Mary's Church Hall, Ox Road (Rte 123) and

                       Fairfax Station Road, Fairfax Station, VA

                Presenter - Dr. Coilin Owens

                Part Four of a four-part history series to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the

                April 24, 1916 Easter Rising sponsored by the Fr. William Corby Division. The series

                will explore key event that led up to the Easter Rising starting with the Irish rebellion

                of 1798.

Additional Activities

Monday's 5:00pm from Kerry: two hour radio music program, "A Trip to the Cottage", featuring traditional Irish music and song, presented by Danny O'Mahony
http://www.radiokerry.ie/podcast_series/trip-to-the-cottage/ or listen anytime to their podcasts.

               

Every Saturday 10:00 am to 12:00 noon, Kevin Donleavy's Traditional Irish Music Radio Show "Atlantic Weekly, Part II."  Hear harps and bagpipes, slow airs and quick jigs, new songs and old ballads.


City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation gives Irish Dance Classes every Tuesday night at 7:30 PM.  The classes are given by Hugh Conway at the  Green Acres Center in Fairfax City. Call 703-273-6869 for information or email ceiliset@yahoo.com.To register for classes call the Parks and Recreation staff at 703-385-7858.

  

The Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann (CCE) Ceili, Irish Dancing is fun for the whole family. Contact Hugh Conway (703) 273-6869.