Events

All EVENTS brought to you by the Greater Danbury Irish Cultural Foundation

Events
Please see the calendar for weekly happenings.

St. Patrick’s Day events at the GDICC:  Join us on Saturday, March 17, 2018 throughout the day for our St. Patrick’s celebration!

Danbury St. Patrick’s Day Parade:  The parade steps off at 3PM on Sunday, March 25, 2018 from St. Peter’s Church on Main Street in Danbury, and ends at the GDICC! More information on our flyer

GDICC Irish Music TradFest: this event will be held on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at the GDICC, with an exciting afternoon and evening of traditional acoustic Irish music, including performances by Fiddleuisce and the GDICC musicians, Sally & Damien Connolly, Chicks ‘n Sync, Dan Ringrose and Jeanne Freeman, and the Kerry Boys.  Dance demonstrations and sample lessons will be offered by the Ashurst Academy of Irish Dance, and the GDICC set dancing group. Admission is just $5 for adults, and food and drinks will be available. 50/50 raffle as well!

Irish Language:     12 week term for Beginners and Intermediate classes.  Beginners meet weekly at the GDICC on Saturday mornings for 1.5 hrs.  The Intermediate class meets via ZOOM online instruction.  Instructor:  John Feeney  – The Irish Gaelic Circle of CT. 

Call:  203-417-1700 or email :  jfeeney@kells-all.com

Fiddle:    Lessons for beginners and intermediate players happen at the GDICC on Saturday mornings.  Instructor:  Nora Hanley. 

Call:  914-245-2015 or email:  norahanley@yahoo.com

Whistle and Irish Flute:  Bi-weekly classes on Saturday morning at the GDICC.  The Beginners class is from 9:30 to 10:30 AM, followed by the Intermediate class from 10:30 to 11:30 AM.  Instructor: Bill Devlin.

Email:  williamdevlin@att.net 

Every other Friday nights are Karaoke Night in the Pub!
Check calendar for dates .

Irish Traditional Music Seisiún:
There will be monthly music sessions the first Sunday of each month. They run from 6 – 9 PM. All musicians are invited as well as poets, storytellers and singers and all who enjoy listening to these arts. For info call 914-245-2015. (Nora Hanley).

Come in, talk and get involved!

Or give us a call at 203-739-0010

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