Special Events & Other Craic

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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The Giving Tree

November 27th  through December 13th ~ Once again, the Giving Tree will be put up at the GAC on the night before Thanksgiving. We will be collecting presents for the Bridgeport Rescue Mission and Sister Theresa Tremblay’s Nursery School children and their families. Please take a tag (or 2), buy the designated present, wrap it […]

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Kids Christmas Party

Saturday December 21st  from 11-1PM  ~ Food available for $5 and a visit from Santa!  For more information contact Kelly phone (203) 913-6242 or kellyanntakacs@yahoo.com    

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Caroling and Tree Lighting

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Nominees for 2020 GAC Executive Committee

2020 GAC Executive Committee The following members have been nominated for the positions of President: Gerry Reidy and Brian Filush; For Sergeant of Arm: Kiera Filush, Anthony Hogan and Brian Smith. Voting for these positions will take place on Sunday December 1st. THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS WERE NOMINATED AND FILLED WITHOUT CONTENTION Vice President – Faith […]

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Mr. and Miss Shamrock Scholarship

Applications for Scholarship deadline is Dec 9th, 2019 ~ The Greater St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee will hold their annual Mr. and Miss Shamrock Scholarship Event on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 (snow date Dec. 15) at The GAC from 4-9 pm. Local high school seniors of Irish descent are welcome to apply. There is a […]

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Celtic Christmas Fair

Saturday December 7th from 9am to 3pm ~ Celtic Christmas Fair has a great selection of Irish vendors and unique crafters so you can do all you holiday shopping in one place. Bring the children & grandchildren to have their photo taken with Santa in front of the GAC’s beautiful stone hearth. And don’t forget […]

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TRI The New Irish Tenors with Darrah Carr Irish Dance Company

December 13th at 8pm ~ The New Irish Tenors are the next generation of Irish storytelling.  These acclaimed Irish singers, have graced stages internationally and along with Darrah Carr Dance Company who bring a bold new twist to conventional Irish dance, they create an enchanting evening of entertainment. Tickets are $25 Adults | $5 Children […]

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St. Patrick’s Annual Dinner Dance

Saturday December 7th at  6:30pm ~ St. Patrick’s GAA Club Annual Dinner Dance  will honor Mike & Alison O’Connor as the Club’s “Gaels of the Year” for their many years of hard work and dedication to promoting and sustaining youth Gaelic football & hurling in Fairfield County. From the O’Connor’s passion and enthusiasm for Gaelic […]

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Clan na Gael Presents

“Nobody’s Talking to Me” by Tommy Marren Performances are November 21st, 22nd and 23rd ~ A light hearted comedy set in rural Ireland, the play takes place on the 50th wedding anniversary of Maggie and Mattie Conway, a couple who have not spoken to one another in nearly a decade.  Hilarity ensues as miscommunication and […]

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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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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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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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