Special Events & Other Craic

Dave Curley & Andrew Finn Magill

In The Pub Friday October 25th 8pm Multi-instrumentalist and singer Dave Curley has collaborated with everyone from Grammy award-winners Moya Brennan of Clannad to Ross Holmes of Mumford and Sons. Andrew Finn Magill, a North Carolina native, is an All-Ireland finalist fiddler and has collaborated with Open the Door for Three, John Doyle, Eamon O’Leary […]

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A Skull in Connemara

Saturday October 19th at 8:00 & Sunday October 20th at 7:30. The play, is set in the fall of the year. As the days growing shorter, the priest sends word that it is time for the ritual cleaning out of the graves. This year, Micks wife’s grave is on the list. Old rumors are starting […]

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Kid’s Halloween Party

Saturday October 26th from 11-1pm. Wear your Halloween costumes and enjoy games, crafts and fun! We could use some volunteers to help with this event so please contact: Kelly at kellyanntakacs@yahoo.com

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Irish History Lecture

“Irish Need Not Apply. Retracing the Footsteps of Our Irish Ancestors” Presented by Dr. Christine Kinealy Sunday, October 27, 2019 – 2:00 p.m. The 24th in a Series on Irish History Lectures Dr. Kinealy was educated at Trinity College Dublin. She is an author and authority on Irish History. She is the founding director of […]

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FOOTBALL SEASON KICKS OFF AT THE GAC

FOOTBALL SEASON KICKS OFF AT THE GAC SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 8TH AND THE PUB IS ALL OVER IT! PUB BEER SPECIALS:SUNDAY 12-9 | MONDAY NIGHT | THURSDAY NIGHT $18 PITCHERS OF BEER (excludes Captains Daughter and Sip of Sunshine) $13 BUCKET OF DOMESTIC BEERS $15 BUCKET OS SPECIALTY BEERS ~~~~ MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL KICKS OFF THIS […]

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Day of Irish Language

DAY of IRISH LANGUAGE Saturday October 5th from 8:30 a.m to 5:30 p.m The Gaelic- American Club Language Group cordially invites members and others interested in learning Irish language and culture to attend LA’ GAEILGE- Language Day. This event will be held at the club on Saturday, Oct. 5th from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Experienced teachers will  offer classes for beginners, […]

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Clan na Gael News

CnG’s  Fall Production: Auditions for CnG’s fall production of “Nobody’s Talking To Me” a comedy by Tommy Marren and directed by Kelsey Guggenheim Dias, will be held on September 28th and 29th from 1:00 – 3:30.  The cast will consist of 4 males and 4 females ages ranging from mid 30’s to 70’s The performances will […]

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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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St. Patrick’s GAA Club annual Cúl Camp 2019

A summer camp in Gaelic football, hurling & camogie for children 5-15 years of age from June 24-28 at Notre Dame H.S., Fairfield. Whether you’re seeking to improve skills or never played, this camp is designed to introduce children to the excitement and challenges of Gaelic games. GAA Certified coaches direct from Ireland. Camp hours […]

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2019 Executive Committee

Meet the Team As of October 19th there are no contested positions for the 2019 GAC Executive Committee so there will be no need for an election on Sunday December 2nd 2018. The full list of 2019 Committee Members is as follows: Gerry Reidy President Gerry O’Donovan Recording Secretary Amy O’Shea Director 3 Years Faith Maciver […]

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Oral History Video Project

VIDEOGRAPHERS NEEDED FOR ORAL HISTORY VIDEO PROJECT Volunteers are needed to assist in the filming of interviews for the Oral History Video Project.  This is a great learning opportunity for young people!   If you are interested in assisting in the filming process, or if you are an Irish-born member interested in being interviewed, contact Peggy […]

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Monthly Membership Meeting

Meeting are the second friday of the month @ 8PM  On the second Friday of every month all GAC 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 […]

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GAA Games from Ireland

ALL-IRELAND FOOTBALL FINAL SEPTEMBER 14th @ 1PM         REPLAY! 1pm Championship All Ireland Football Final: Dublin vs Kerry The GAC broadcasts the GAA games live from Ireland via satellite every Sunday from May through September.   All are welcome to come down and support the games and cheer on their favorite Hurling and […]

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