Calendar

        

November 2, 2014 - Daylight Savings Time Ends

 

November 2, 2014 - MONTHLY MEETING

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

 

November 4, 2014 - ELECTION DAY

 

November 5, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant

                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com/

 

November 11, 2014 - VETERANS DAY

                9:15am Mass - St. Mary's Parish Center

                Active: wear uniforms

                Inactive: wear service medals

                10:30am Brunch - Brion's Grille, 10621 Braddock Road, Fairfax

                Modest donation per person

  

November 12, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - American Legion Post 177

                3939 Oak Street, Fairfax

                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

                http://fairfaxpost177.org/

  

November 19, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant

                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com/

 

November 26, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Main Street Pub

                7141 Main Street, Clifton

                http://www.themainstreetpub.net/

 

November 27, 2014 - Lá Altaithe Sona Daoibh!  (HAPPY THANKSGIVING to you all)

 

November 30, 2014 - Jody Marshall's Annual Holiday Concert

                Two sittings: 5:00pm to 6:30pm and 7:00pm to 8:30pm

                The Old Brogue Irish Pub, Snuggery Room, 760-C Walker Road, Great Falls

                Hammered dulcimer, keyboards, fiddle and song

                Reservations Required:  Call 703-759-3309,
                $17/person (children under 12, $12/each)

                http://www.ionamusic.com/brogue.shtml


December 3, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant

                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

December 6, 2014 - Fr. William Corby Annual Christmas Party <<More Info>>

                6:00pm - Farrell Hall, St. Mary of Sorrows Parish Center (Party Begins)

                Free for Fr. Corby Division 2014 Paid Members; Guests (Adult Only) - $10.00

                Potluck Dinner - Ham, Turkey & Beverages provided

                Bring a dish - coordinate with Pat Edwards
                Bring a can of food for the Food Pantry Christmas Drive
                Advanced RSVP required

December 7, 2014 - NO MONTHLY MEETING
 
December 6, 2014 - Moya Brennan - An Irish Christmas Concert
               
3:00pm - National Geographic Hqs, Grosvenor Auditorium,
                1600 M Street, NW, Washington, DC
                Unforgettable evening of seasonal music featuring Irish icon Moya Brennan,
                lead singer of the Grammy Award-winning group Clannad
                Special performance by the Culkin School of Traditional Irish Dance
                $30/person or $27/members
                Click for details

 

December 10, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon:p>

                12:00 Noon - VFW Post 7916

                204 Mill Street, Occoquan

                http://www.vfwpost7916.org/

 

December 17, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant

                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

December 21, 2014 - Winter Solstice (shortest day of the year)

 

December 24, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant

                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

December 25, 2014 - Nollaig Shona !! (MERRY CHRISTMAS)

 

December 31, 2014 - Lad's Luncheon

                12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant

                3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax

                http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

 

December 31, 2014 - New Years Eve


    January 1, 2015 - Athbhliain faoi mhaise dhuit! (HAPPY NEW YEAR)

    January 3, 2015 - Fruitcake Toss Day

    January 4, 2015 - MONTHLY MEETING
                   1:00pm - Historic St. Mary's Church Hall

    January 7, 2015 - Lad's Luncheon
                   12:00 Noon - Kate's Irish Bar & Restaurant
                   6131 Backlick Road, Springfield
                   http://www.katesirishpub.com

    January 14, 2015 - Lad's Luncheon
                   12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant
                   3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax
                   http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

    January 17, 2015 - Ditch New Year Resolutions Day

    January 21, 2015 - Lad's Luncheon
                   12:00 Noon - Kate's Irish Bar & Restaurant
                   6131 Backlick Road, Springfield
                   http://www.katesirishpub.com

    January 22, 2015 - March for Life
                   12:00 Noon - Washington, DC

    January 26, 2015 - Spouse's Day

    January 28, 2015 - Lad's Luncheon
                   12:00 Noon - Auld Shebeen Irish Bar & Restaurant
                   3971 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax
                   http://www.theauldshebeenva.com

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.