On Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 3:00pm. Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul will perform a heartwarming holiday show featuring traditional Irish songs, original tunes and holiday favorites at Pearl River High School. The event is sponsored by Legislator John Murphy as a Benefit for the Brest Buddies Campaign Against Cancer. Tickets are $30 General Admission. [...]
Irish Tenor,Anthony Kearns, well known for his performances and recordings as one of the three “Irish Tenors”, will be holding a concert to benefit OASIS – A Haven for Women and Children. The concert will be Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 7:00 PM at Don Bosco Prep. General admission tickets to the concerts are $50.00, [...]
The St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Celebration Committee is pleased to announce that it is once again sponsoring both a College Level Research Paper Contest and a High School Level Research Paper Contest. These Scholarships are available to family member of any person belonging to an organization which has paid its 2012 affiliation fee to [...]
Congratulations to Division 3′s own Ray Sheridan, elected Grand Marshal for the 50th Anniversary Rockland County St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Ray’s father was one of the founders of the parade and he himself has been an active supporter of Irish American causes. Well done Ray, we look forward to marching behind you.
In the city of Limerick, near King John’s Castle, stands an unusual monument. Mounted on a pedestal is a block of stone as nondescript and humble as its original origins as a mounting block used by people to get on their horse. Yet, this single simple stone represents one of the most honorable moments in Irish history and one of the most shameful and deceitful in English: the Treaty of Limerick.
Brother Hibernians, Our next meeting will be held on Friday, November 18 at which we’ll hold elections for Division officers. Welcome aboard to new member Dan Martin. There will be a joint county board meeting on November 15 to elect the Grand Marshal for the 2012 parade in Pearl River and the Aide to Grand [...]
At the Oct.28th House meeting, the subject of smoking in the pub was brought up. Following a discussion by members, a motion was made and seconded to make formal notice to all members (through this news letter) that there will be a discussion and vote on this matter at our next meeting. This month’s Division [...]
Our Thanksgiving Senior Citizen’s Luncheon will be held on Saturday, November 19 at noon. Chairpersons Jack O’Connor and Larry DeGennaro request that volunteers please arrive by 9:30 am. If you can’t make it then, we could use you during the luncheon and/or afterwords at 2 pm to help clean-up. Our Christmas parties will be held [...]
As you remember each year we ask our members for donations of turkeys, canned goods – particularly vegetables etc. etc. for some needy families. We are expecting to have up to 20 families to take care of this year. Contact Bill Lee – Mr.email@example.com or call him on 845-558-4148 if you can help.