Clubs & Activities

 

25 Card Game

Card players meet every Thursday at 7:30 pm in the Carolan Room. How 25 is played: The game of 25 can be played with any number of players, preferably from 5 to 10, not to exceed 10 players. The object of the game is to see who gets 25 first. Each trick is considered 5 […]

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Children’s Chorus

The Children’s Chorus The Children’s Chorus is on hiatus and dates for rehearsals will be announced.  All school-aged member children are invited to join in learning Irish music through movement and singing! 2018 will be the fifth season for our GAC Children’s Chorus. Over the past two years the Children’s Chorus has performed for Memorial […]

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Clan na Gael News

Clan na Gael auditions Spring Auditions are on Saturday Feb. 24 from 1:00-3:30 and Sunday Feb. 25 from 5:30-7:30. Additional information see flyer on green table in GAC lobby or email opeggyo812@gmail. All auditions are open. No Experience Necessary. Those interested in a staff position come by and sign up. 7TH ONE ACT PLAYWRIGHT CONTEST The Clan Na Gael Players […]

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Fairfield GAC Over 40 Soccer Club

Seeks players for the fall season in the Shoreline Adult Soccer League, which begins Aug. 17. Home field matches are played at Fairfield Ludlowe High School.

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Fairfield Gaelic Pipe Band

Lessons for all ability levels from beginners to advanced, of all ages, meets on Mondays at 6:30pm. The band practices in the auditorium of the First Church Congregational in Fairfield (diagonally across the parking lot from the GAC, on the corner of Beach & the Old Post Road). We look forward to seeing you! For […]

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Family Fun Night

Sorry no Family Fun Night in february Family Fun Night Family Fun Night is an opportunity for our young families to come down to the club and have some fun and a meal together.  Family Fun Night takes place the last Friday of the month from 6-9pm. (except for February)   Corky and his staff will provide […]

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Fireside Friend’s Knitting Group

Ever dreamed of knitting a sweater? Or even an afghan blanket. Just bring your yarn and needles and join the GAC’s Fireside Friends every Monday night at 7.pm. in the dining pub. For more information, please call Mary O’Driscoll at (202).414.9462.

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Freamh Eireann Genealogy Group

Fréamh Éireann meets Saturday June 10th @ 10:30pm. Fréamh Éireann, the Gaelic words for “Irish Roots”, is the name of our genealogy group.  Our interest lies in assisting members of the Fairfield Gaelic – American Club (GAC) interested in researching their family roots.  We focus on, but are not limited to, Irish family research. Functioning […]

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GAA Games for Ireland

SCHEDULE Sunday, May 28 9:00am GAA Ulster Football Senior Championship: Derry VS. Tyrone 11:00am GAA Leinster Hurling Championship: Dublin Vs. Galway Saturday, June 3 2:00pm GAA Leinster Football Championship: Dublin Vs. Carlow Sunday, June 4 9:00am GAA Ulster Football Championship: Down Vs. Armagh 11:00am GAA Munster Hurling Championship Semi-Final: Clare VS. Limerick The GAC broadcasts […]

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GAC Glee Club

 Join the Glee Club   The GAC Glee Club is on hiatus and dates for rehearsals will be announced.  So watch for announcements and plan to join us as we prepare a unique program of song from the Irish in America. The Glee Club is a great way to celebrate our Irish Heritage.  Recent Performances The […]

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Irish Dance

All levels of Irish dance instruction are offered.

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Irish Language ~ Foghlaim Gaeilge

LEARN COMMON PRAYERS & ANTHEM in IRISH Every St Patrick’s Day morning at the GAC’s flag raising the Common Prayers and the Irish National Anthem are said in Irish. This year, so all can participate we are offering a Practice Session on Saturday March 3rd, @ 2PM in the Cultural room. Please register with DesNolan@OptOnline.NET. Handouts available […]

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Irish Literature Group

Literature Group Monday, February 26th at 7:30 we will meet to discuss the play Translations by Brian Friel. The three-act play, written in 1980 is set in Baile Beag, a Donegal village in 19th century agricultural Ireland. Friel has said that it is “a play about language and only about language” but it deals with Add Newa […]

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Monday Night Musicians

Young or old, beginner or advanced, Monday night is your time to practice with the instruments associated with Irish Traditional Music. Come by every Monday at 8:00 pm! For more information, please email Tim Quinn at tmquinn@optonline.net.

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Seniors Activities

Senior Lunch is Thursday February 22nd at 12 noon ~ Please bring non-perishable food items for Operation Hope to the Senior Lunch on Thursday, February 22ndat 12 noon.  Don’t forget to call for reservations by Sunday, February 18th. Cost for lunch $7 for members and $9 for non-members. Ann Hague 203-374-5198; Shirley McMenamy 203-268-5083; Sally Savage […]

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Set Dancing

Have you ever sat and watched a group on Set Dancers circling around and round. They all seem like they are having a grand old time. Then why not join them. Well here’s your chance…Lace up your dance shoes because Set dancing resumes on Thursday Sept. 14th at 7:30pm. All are welcome! Brian Reynolds 203-214-2921.

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Trivia Night

TRIVIA NIGHT IS FRIDAY February 2nd @ 8PM ~ We have prizes for Trivia… gift cards / drink certificates and holiday prize bags.  Free admission… You can order food in from the kitchen or bring your own snacks too! Play in teams… bring some friends and form a team or make some new ones! Any […]

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8-Ball Pool Tournament

Meets Tuesdays at 7:30. The winning team will each receive a $50 gift card. Join in on the fun. For more info call John 203-767-2847

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St. Patrick’s Hurling & Football Club

Annual Dinner Dance St Patrick’s GAA Club will host it’s annual dinner dance beginning at 6:30 pm on Saturday Dec. 2nd at the GAC. We are pleased to announce that the recipients of the 2017 “Gaels of the Year” Award are Gerry & Noreen Forde for all their hard work, dedication and countless hours of […]

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