Calendar

   

April 2, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon
          12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Pub & Restaurant
          3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax
          http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

April 9, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon
          12:00 Noon - The Main Street Pub 
          7140 Main Street, Historic Clifton (adjacent to the RR Tracks)
          http://www.themainstreetpub.net

April 13, 2014 - Palm Sunday

April 20, 2014 - Easter Sunday

April 16, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon
          12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Pub & Restaurant
          3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax
          http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

April 23, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon
          12:00 Noon - The Main Street Pub
          7140 Main Street, Historic Clifton (adjacent to the RR Tracks)
          http://www.themainstreetpub.net

April 24, 2014 - 3rd Irish Language Evening
          6:30pm to 8:30pm - Embassy of Ireland, 2234 Massachusetts Ave. NW, DC
          Introductory Course; Cost - Free
          RSVP

April 30, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon
          12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Pub & Restaurant
          3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax
          http://www.theauldshebeenva.com


May 4, 2014 - MONTHLY MEETING

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

 

May 7, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

          12:00 Noon - VFW, Post 7916, 204 Mill Street, Occoquan

          (next to Post Office in center of downtown)

               Info: 703-491-1884
               http://www.themainstreetpub.net

 

May 10, 2014 - Irish Ceili Dance

          7:00pm - Stacy C. Sherwood Community Center, Fairfax

          Shepherd's Pie Ceili Band

          http://www.visitfairfax.com/

 

May 14, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

          12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Pub & Restaurant

          3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

          http://www.theauldshebeenva.com/

 

May 21, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

          12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Pub & Restaurant

          3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

          http://www.theauldshebeenva.com/

 

May 26, 2014 - AOH Sponsored Memorial Day Mass & Blessing of the Graves

          Historic St. Mary of Sorrows Church Grotto, Fairfax Station

          7:00am - Muster

          7:15am - Irish and US Flag Gravesite Placement

          9:00am - AOH Member gathering outside Historic Church Hall (wear ceremonial sash)

          9:10am - AOH Procession following Honor Guard to Grotto

          9:15am - Memorial Day Mass

          Blessing of the Graves Procession immediately following Mass

          Reception following in the Old Hall

 

May 26, 2014 - AOH Ox Hill Civil War Memorial Ceremony

          2:00pm - Ox Hill Battlefield Park
          4134 West Ox Road, Fairfax (intersection of West Ox Road and Monument Drive)

          Presentation of Colors by Corby Division Honor Guard, period music and song,
          featured guest speaker, wreath laying and refreshments

          Parking is very limited;
          Additional parking in the Fairfax Towne Shopping Center across Monument Drive

          http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/oxhill/

 

May 28, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

          12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Pub & Restaurant

          3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

          http://www.theauldshebeenva.com/


June 1 , 2014 - NO MONTHLY MEETING

 

June 1, 2014 - 5th Annual Appreciation Champagne Brunch

          11:00am - Fort Myers Officers Club

          Cost for current dues paid Fr. Corby Division members: $16/person

          Cost for non-members (spouse or friend only of paid member): $33/person

          Limited to the first 50 people; please pay in advance at our May 4th meeting or
          Mail check to Bill Baker before May 24th

          Dress appropriately (no shorts, no jeans);
          Men required to wear a sports coat, preferably green (no tie required)


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.