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Tri-State Events

THEATER

The Irish Repertory Theatre presents White Woman Street, by Sebastian Barry, directed by Charlotte Moore, May 7 thru June 27, at The Irish Repertory Theatre, 132 W. 22nd St (betw 6th & 7th Aves.), NYC. Details, (212) 727-2737

The New York Irish Center presents the smash hit comedy "Ardnaglass on the Air," Saturday & Sunday, June 26 & 27 at 8PM at 1040 Jackson Ave., Long Island City, Queens, NY. Tickets, (718) 482-0909.

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Radio

The Celtic Heritage Hour with Joe Brennan Vogel features music, news, reports and interviews. Sundays 8 to 10 a.m. at 89.5 WSOU Seton Hall Radio. Details, (973) 761-9768.

The Leitrim Ceili will be broadcast on Tuesday at 8 p.m., and repeats on Wednesday at 4AM on 90.3 FM, WHPC, the station of Nassau Community College. Your host, Hugh E. O'Rourke. Details, (516) 572-7438.

WFUV 90.7 FM presents the following programs: Saturdays, 8-9 a.m. "Mile Failte," 9 am to Noon "A Thousand Welcomes" Noon to 1 p.m., "Thistle and Shamrock" with Fiona Richie. On Sundays, Ceol na Gael is broadcast from Noon to 4PM. Details, (718) 817-4550. On Sundays Ceol na Gael is broadcast from Noon to 4 p.m.

The "Irish Hour" airs over WKNY 1490 AM every Sunday from 8 to 9 a.m. Hosted by Bill Yosh and Ken Brett. Sponsored by AOH Div. 1, Ulster County.

Tony Jackson hosts "Irish Country" on Saturdays from 5 to 8 p.m. on WRHU 88.7 FM Radio Hofstra University, Hempstead, N.Y. Live web cast at www.wrhu.org.

Raidio Failte is now available world wide on the internet. Details, www.raidiofailte.com and press 'Eist' or 'Listen' to hear Belfast's only Irish language radio station, the first Irish language station in the north of Ireland. Includes music, Gaeilge, Scottish, folk, traditional and world music as well as news, chat, language lessons and craic. Details, www.raidiofailte.com or email oifig@raidiofailte.com. Tel. 011-447726572357.

"A Drop of the Irish" airs on WTBQ 1110 AM in Orange County, NY, every Sunday at Noon and repeats Saturdays at 6 p.m. Also online at www.wtbq.com. Host, Paul Byrne. Details, (845) 800-2124.

The Long Ireland Show hosted by Eileen Cronin airs on Saturdays from 3 to 5 pm, on WRHU-88.7 FM Radio Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY. Featuring County interviews, trivia and Irish music. Tune in for live web cast at www.wrhu.org.

The "Voice of Erin" radio show is broadcast on Sundays at 4:30 pm, on New York's WRTN 93.5 FM www.radioerin.com.

Ireland Calls "Ireland Calls" a music and news summary from Ireland is co-hosted by Tommy Smyth and Treasa Goodwin and is broadcast on Saturdays at 6 pm over WVOX 1460 AM. Now available on the internet, log onto www.wvox.com. and click on listen live.

"Irish Afternoon" a web-based radio show hosted by Tom and Tom every Thursday from 1 to 3 pm on www.homegrownradionj.com. Details, irishafternoon@homegrownradionj.com

"Ireland Then and Now" Kean University's radio 90.3 WKNJ-FM hosted by Ed Callaghan and Fred Marder on Tuesdays from 4 to 6 pm. Details, (908) 737-3949 or www.kean.edu.

"The Adrian Flannelly Show" every Saturday: New York Tri State regional radio broadcast area: 9AM-10AM WNYE 91.5FM - National Public Radio - HD1. 10AM - 12 Noon WVNJ 1160AM Details, (212) 935-0606 or email list@irishradio.com.

Celtic Hour from Seton Hall The Celtic Heritage Hour with Joe Brennan Vogel features music, news, reports and interviews Sundays 8 to 10 am, at 89.5 WSOU Seton Hall Radio. Details, (973) 761-9768.

Brendan Daly hosts WVKR, 91.3 FM, live Irish radio on Saturdays, 1 - 3:30 pm, from Vassar College, Poughkeepsie. With news, music, GAA results. Covering Dutchess, Ulster, Orange and Putnam Counties and Ct. Details, www.WVKR.org

The "Irish Road Show" music, songs and information on the island of Ireland is worldwide at your convenience. Go to www.irelandsownradio.com. Host, Martin Costello (732) 615-9002.

Services

Weekly classes and events are offered at The Aisling Irish Community Center, located at 990 McLean Ave., Yonkers, NY. For details of services available, call (914) 237-5121.

The New York Irish Center, 10-40 Jackson Ave., Long Island City, NY, offers free services and events. For details, (718) 482-0909.

For details of services offered at the Emerald Isle Immigration Center Woodside (59-26 Woodside Ave., Queens ) and Woodlawn (4275 Katonah Ave., Bronx) call (718) 478-5502 for Woodside or http://www.eiic.org and (718) 324-3039 for Woodlawn.

Special Events

Brooklyn-Prospect Park "Donegal Hill" reunion will be held Saturday, June 26. 11AM: Dedication of Irish Immigrants Tree on Donegal Hill. 12Noon: Field Mass, Our Lady's Field, Windsor Pl&PPW. 2-6PM: Ceili, Holy Name Hall, 241 Prospect Park W. Awards presentations. Details, (718) 499-9482.

Feis

Rockland Feis

The 37th Annual Rockland County Feis & Field Games will be held on Sunday, July 18, 8:45AM - 8PM, at Anthony Wayne State Park, Exit 17, Palisades Interstate Pkwy., Stony Point, NY. Details, rocklandcountyfeis.com

Fundraiser/Benefit

Mass and Spiritual Events

A Catholic Singles Retreat will be held July 9-11, at Mount Manresa Jesuit Retreat House, Staten Island, NY. Details, www.mountmanresa.org or (718) 727-3844 ext. 211.

The Sunday Mass is available on the following TV Channels; 5:30 am, Channel 5, WNYW-TV; WLNY Channel 10 and 55 9 am; The Net (formerly The Prayer Channel) on Time Warner Channel 97 and Cablevision Channel 30 @ 6 pm on Saturdays and 12:30 pm on Sundays.

Exhibitions

Weekend Festivals/Celebrations

The Brooklyn Irish Music Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 26 & 27, on the grounds of Aviator Sports Center, Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, NY. The two-day outdoor event will feature 10 great Irish bands: Black 47, Girsa, Seanchai & the Unity Squad, Greg Trooper, The Fighting 86s, Mac Talla Mor, Boston's Erin Og, Three Pints Shy, Strayaway Saints and The Snakes. Festival Hours: Sat., 2-11PM and Sun., 2-10PM. Tickets, (718) 758-7556 or email johnc@aviatorsports.com

The Shamrock House, East Durham, will hold a special July 4th Weekend Reunion. Details, (518) 634-2897 or www.shamrockhouse.com

Acra Manor Resort East Durham, New York is now taking reservations for Irish Arts Week to be held July 10-17. Details, 1-800-933-2272.

Catskills Irish Arts Week, East Durham, New York will be held July 11-17. Details, www.irishvillageusa.com or call (518) 634-2286.

Cruises

Paddy Noonan's Commemorative Cruise to Bermuda will be held Aug. 1-8, 2010. For details and reservations call 1-866-271-3200 or SeanachieTravel@aol.com

Andy Cooney's Canadian Cruise will be held Aug. 23-28, 2010. Ports of call, Saint John, New Brunswick, Halifax, Nova Scotia. For details, call (631) 499-2010 or www.cruiseofirishstars.com

Gertrude Byrne's All Star Irish Bermuda Charter Cruise 2011 will be held May 22-May 29, 2011 featuring Ireland's superstar entertainment. For details, email: gertrude.byrne@gertrudebyrnepromotions.com or call 1-800-356-4713

For details of Andy Cooney's Cruise of Irish stars (7-Night Western Caribbean Cruise) Jan.28 - Feb.4, 2011 call 1-800-499-2010 or (631) 499-2010 or www.cruiseofirishstars.com

Ceili/Seisiun

HOPe (Helping Other People) will hold a ceili on June 26 at 8PM in the Kerry Hall, 305 McLean Ave. Yonkers, NY. Music by Pete Kelly Band. Details, (914) 237-2177.

St. Brendan's Ceili will be held June 25 at 8PM at Bergen Irish Cultural Center, 41 Omaha St., Dumont, NJ. Details, (201) 928-1687.

The Irish American Assn. of NW Jersey will hold a ceili on Sunday, June 27, 4-8PM, at Richard Mine Road, Rockaway, NJ. Details, (973) 853-7047.

Dances/Dinner Dances

The Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens will hold a dance on Saturday, June 26 at 8:30PM at 297 Willis Ave., Mineola, NY. Music by Tommy Goodwin & Sharon. Deails, (516) 745-9392.,

Music / Concert

The AOH, Div. 15 Massapequa will present a free Irish Night concert on Saturday, June 26 at 7PM, at Brady Park, in the village of Massapequa Park. Details, (516) 799-5413.

Celtic Woman, Songs from the Heart, live in concert on July 29 (one night only), at PNC Bank Arts Center. Tickets, 800-745-3000.

Irish Night will be held Saturday, Aug. 14, 7PM at Citi Field. Irish bands and solo artists - win a chance to perform pre-game. Contact Steve Duggan Productions at (212) 686-1210 or John Hazlett (718) 559-3046.

Traditional Irish seisiuns are held every Monday night at Spike Hill, 184 Bedford Ave. and North 7th St., Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY. Details, (718) 218-9737 or www.spikehill.com

Connolly Station presents live music every weekend at 280 Hempstead Ave., Malverne, L.I. Details, (516) 887-5160.

Rocky Sullivan's, 40 Van Dyke St., Red Hook, Brooklyn presents traditional Irish music throughout the week. For details, visit www.rockysullivans.com or call (718) 246-08050.

Irish Language / Studies

A Summer Immersion Week sponsored by the North American Gaeltacht, will be held August 8-14 at Tamworth, Erinsville, Ontario. Details, www.angaeltacht.ca

The Irish Arts Center offers a free Irish language conversation circle for beginner or fluent speakers on Wednesdays at 7 pm, at 553 W. 51st St., NYC. Enjoy cupan tae, brioscai agus comhra as Gaeilge (cup of tea, biscuits and conversation in Irish). Details, (212) 757-3318 ext. 209.

For details of Irish-American Studies program at CUNY visit www.irishamericanstudies.com. Elementary Irish I and Elementary Irish 2 will be held June and July.

Readings/Book Signings

Club Leabhar Nua Eahrac will meet on Saturday, June 26 at 2PM at The New York Irish Center, 10-40 Jackson Ave., Long Island City, NY. Details, (718) 482-0909.

Tours of Ireland

For details of Andy Cooney 2010 Musical Tour of Ireland, Oct. 18 - 28, call (631) 499-2010 or 1-800-499-2010.

Sports-related events

The Co. Clare Golf Outing will be held on Thursday, July 29 at Douglaston Golf Course. Details, Martin Devereaux (201) 568-2201 or (516) 312-1965

Spike Hill, located at 184 Bedford Ave. and North 7th St., Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY will broadcast all World Cup games from June 11 - July 11. Details, (718) 218-9737 or www.spikehill.com

The Links at Union Vale in Dutchess County is now open for its 10th season. Located at 153 N. Parliman Road, LaGrangeville, NY 12540. Details , (845) 223-1000.