Special Events & Other Craic

Going Forward

 

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Message to The GAC Membership

Dear Members, I am writing to let you know that the staff and Board of your club are concerned about the implications of the widely publicized corona virus, COVID-19 and we are monitoring the developments. At last report, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 infection in the Town of Fairfield, but this could change […]

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GAC Has Take Out

Get it to go  

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Céili Sunday

We’re warming up to St Patrick’s Day with a Céili – so bring your friends and come dance with us with music by The Connolly Céili Band.  Just come to enjoy the music or perhaps learn a step or two with the Set Dancers.  Bring a little something to go along with a cup-a-tea or […]

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Cultural Night

This entertaining evening showcases Irish music, dance, language & sports. Featuring The Shamrogues,  Lenihan School of Irish Dance, St. Patrick’s Gaelic Football Club, Fairfield Gaelic Pipe Band, Set Dancers & Irish Language Club. Bring the family and friends to experience some of the Irish Cultural activities the GAC has to offer!  

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Andy Cooney’s Irish Cabaret ~ has been postponed

New Date To Be Announced Thursday March 12th @ 8pm Featuring the Guinness Irish Band, “Ireland’s Favorite Voice” Eimear Reynolds, World Class Irish Dancers &  Irish Comedian Jimmy Tickets: $20/Adult $5/Child Reservations: lizbyrnefeeney@hotmail.com or mail/drop off a check to the GAC  

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Children’s St. Patrick’s Day Party

Saturday, March 14th ~ 11 am to 1 PM Buffet lunch available $5 and Performance & Mini Lesson by Lenihan School of Dance. Contact Kelly Takacs:  kellyanntakacs@yahoo.com  

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day ~

Tuesday March 17th At the Gaelic-American Club we celebrate our proud Irish tradition every day of the year! When it comes to March, the GAC showcases the very best in Irish Spirit, Tradition and Talent. So please support the special events scheduled throughout this month. Special Menu will be served Tuesday March 17, this menu […]

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Greater Bridgeport St Patrick’s Day Parade with Grand Marshal Mary Ann Doonan

Celebrate your Irish heritage and march with the Gaelic American Club. We will meet in the Harbor Yard lot at 11:20 and the parade steps off at noon! So put on your green and get ready to hop, skip or reel! Please email social@gacemail.org if you plan to march.  For information on Parade Day Festivities visit http://stpatricksdaybridgeport.com/2020 […]

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Clan na Gael Spring Production ~

POETS REBELLION Directed by Eamon Speer Produced by Peg O’Leary The show is set in the present time, at a local pub in Dublin city. Two American tourists find themselves getting a crash course in the 1916 Easter uprising from a bartender, and a local patron, with somewhat opposing views… but do the patriots themselves […]

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Two Scholarship Opportunities

The GAC is offering two $2000.00 scholarships to deserving high school seniors attending four year colleges in the fall of 2020.   Applications are due by May 8th 2020. Application    

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9th One Act Playwright Contest

Contest runs from October 15, 2019 thru April 15, 2020 The 9th ONE ACT PLAYWRITING CONTEST The Clan Na Gael Players are pleased to Announce the 9th One Act Play-wright Contest that will run from October 15, 2019 thru April 15, 2020. The purpose of the contest is to support and encourage emerging playwrights of […]

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Introduction To Gaelic Sports for Children

Saturdays from 4-5pm starting January 18th ~ St. Patrick’s GAA Club will host its annual winter program “Introduction to Gaelic Sports for Children 5-8 Years Old” on Saturdays from 4-5pm at The Field House in Fairfield for 12 weeks beginning on Sat Jan 18, 2020. All training is non-contact and emphasizes fun, games, hand-eye coordination, […]

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Results for 2020 GAC Executive Committee

~ ELECTIONS RESULTS ~ 2020 GAC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE ELECTIONS Congratulations to Gerry Reidy who will continue to serve as GAC President for 2020 and Anthony Hogan who was elected to the position of Sergeant-at-Arms. The 2020 Executive Committee President – Gerry Reidy Vice President – Faith Maciver Treasurer – Jim Corcoran Financial Secretary – Tom Harding […]

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Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum Needs Our Support

Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum in Hamden is facing a crisis. Quinnipiac University has decided that the museum must become financially independent by 2020 or it will close. While many Connecticut Irish Clubs and groups have launched fundraising efforts, we can all help by becoming dues paying members of the museum. There are eight levels of […]

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Monthly Membership Meeting

Meeting are the second Friday of the month @ 8PM ~ All Members are invited to attend the Monthly Membership meeting. The purpose of the meeting is to update members on club operations and the on goings of the many committees, socials, and activities that take place on a regular basis. This meeting is when […]

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