2018 is the Year of Irish Language and there are many opportunities for you to learn a little Irish at the GAC! Check the display at the front desk when you come for dinner and grab a language handout—Irish, English translation, and phonetic guide all included! Do you lead a club or event at the […]
Clan na Gael is pleased to announce its first annual summer production The Miracle Worker Directed by Jillian Shaw Plomin Auditions at the Gaelic American Club: Friday, June 15th, 6-8pm & Saturday, June 16th, 1-3pm Monday (Call backs), June 18th, 6-8pm All roles both on stage and backstage will be performed by youth. This is […]
Father’s Day June 17th from Noon to 6PM FEILE once again will present the Fairfield County ‘Wee’ Irish Festival on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17th from noon to 6pm at the GAC. Join us for a family afternoon of music, dance, pipers, children’s activities and food! This […]
MEMORIAL DAY BBQ – MONDAY MAY 28TH FROM 12-3PM Join us for all the fun on Monday, May 28th for the GAC Memorial Day BBQ from 12 – 3:00 PM. Stop by after the parade and enjoy good food, great folks and music by the the Jolly Beggars who’ll be playing in the Pub from 12 noon to 4:00 PM.
Saturday June 9th @7:30PM (20) North America’s premier traditional band, Pride Of New York, featuring Joanie Madden, Billy McComiskey, Brian Conway and Brendan Dolan.
With live music throughout the day with a Special concert by Pride of New York at 7:30PM Following last year’s successful inaugural event, the GAC will again host the 2nd Annual “Trad Day.” Starting at noon, the day will feature many of the northeast’s finest Irish traditional musicians and dancers, including numerous All-Ireland Champions. In a […]
Wednesday May 16th from 1:30-6:45 So roll up your sleeves and give the gift of life. The best pint ever served!
Sunday May 20th from 3 to 6pm Come by to welcome our newest members and learn about the many committees, clubs, activities, and events offered at the GAC. Explore how you can get involved. Bring the whole family for a FUN day with backyard games, music in the pub, ice cream for the kids and […]
The annual 1916 Easter Commemoration will be held on Sunday May 6th, at 12 noon at the monument at the Gaelic American Club, 74 Beach Rd, Fairfield. A wreath laying to the memory of those who died for Ireland’s freedom will take place. Guest speaker will be Dr. Patrick (Pat) Carolan. For information contact Pat, […]
GAC Scholarship – The Fairfield Gaelic American Club is pleased to offer two $2,000 scholarships to deserving high school seniors attending a four-year college in the fall. Recipients will be announced in early June of 2018. Scholarship is open to children and grandchildren of GAC members. Deadline is May 21st. GAC Scholarship Application. Feile Scholarship […]
“The Gaelic Idea: Reinventing Irish Dance” Presented by Sarah Churchill, adjunct professor of Art History at Housatonic Community College, the lecture focuses on Irish dance, a social dance form with humble origins, which today enjoys unprecedented worldwide popularity. With active dance communities in nearly 20 countries, seemingly boundless merchandising, and countless sophisticated stage production spin-offs, […]
Swinging Paddies Direct From Ireland ~ Thursday April 12 @ 8:00-11:30 ~ $20 Includes Tea/Coffee, Soda Bread & Finger Foods Contact Noreen Forde 203-273-0483
AN EVENING WITH TWO EXTRAODINARY WOMEN Mags Riordan and Suzanne Strempek Shea Wednesday, April 11th @ 7:30pm ~ Tickets $10 Mags Riordan is a guidance counselor turned humanitarian who has built and now runs a medical clinic in the south central African country of Malawi. Riordan first traveled to Malawi from her native County Kerry […]
LOVE IN THE TITLE by Hugh Leonard Set in a field in Limerick, three generations – grandmother, mother and daughter – meet on a summer’s day, where three time periods blend: Katie’s present day 2006, Catriona as a housewife in 1964, and Cat as a spirited 20 year old in 1932. Come […]
The Irish Government has declared 2018 the Year of Irish Language. People are encouraged to speak or learn some (or more) Irish. In light of that, the following Irish events are offered: A new display exists at the front desk, in which every couple of months there will be a different set of handouts with […]
The Clan Na Gael Players are pleased to announce that the 8th Annual One Act Play-writing Contest will commence March 15th and run thru August 15th 2018. Please email Naoneil@charter.net for the 2018 Contest Instructions and Official Submission Form. Please contact Nancy O’Neil at (203) 377-1070 with any contest questions.
Join us for the fun Saturday, March 10th from 11 am to 1 pm for Children’s St. Patrick’s Day Party that includes a performance & mini lesson by Lenihan School of Dance. There will also be a buffet lunch available for $5. Contact Kelly Takacs email@example.com
Thursday thru Saturday April 5th, 6th, & 7th @ 8PM and Sunday April 8th @ 2:30PM Cabaret seating, bring your eatables. Drinks available at the bar. For Reservations call Bette at: 203-767-0117. Or email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Clan na Gael is in it’s 31st year and continues to present plays by or about the Irish. Thank […]
ST. PATRICK’S SPRING CHAMPIONSHIP 2018 St. Patrick’s congratulates the 47 boys and girls who completed the “Introduction to Gaelic Football” training over the past six weeks. An additional session has been added for Sunday March 25th in Stamford. Please see website www.stpatricksgfc.org for more details or email: email@example.com. UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS St. Patrick’s invites […]