Tri-State Events

ST PATRICK'S EVENTS

49th Annual Queens St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Rockaway, NY, Saturday, March 2, 2024, 1:00 PM. 

Wappingers Falls St Patrick’s Day Parade, Wappingers Falls, NY, Saturday, March 2, 2024.

74th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade Mineola, NY, Sunday, March 3, 2024 followed by a post-parade party at the Irish American Society Hall, 297 Willis Ave., Mineola, NY. 

Staten Island St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 3, 2024, 12:30 PM

Morris County NJ St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 9, 2024, 12:00 PM 

White Plains, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 9, 2024, 12:00 PM.

Throggs Neck, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 10, 2024, 12:00 PM

West Orange, NJ St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 10; 2024, 12:15 PM

Goshen, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 10, 2024 1:00 PM.

Mahopac, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 10, 2024 1:00 PM

Huntington, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 10, 2024, 2:00 PM

Eastchester, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 10, 2024, 3:00 PM

Newark, NJ St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Friday, March 15, 2024, 1:00 PM

New York St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 16, 2024, 11:00 AM

Park Slope Brooklyn, St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 17, 2024, 1:00 PM

Pearl River, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 17, 2024, 1:00 PM

Glen Cove, St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 17, 2024, 1:00 PM

Wantagh, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday March 17, 2024, 2:00 PM

Rockville Centre, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 23, 2024, 1:00 PM

Yonkers, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 23, 2024, 1:00 PM

Montauk, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March, 24, 2024, 12:00 PM

Bay Ridge Brooklyn, St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 24, 2024, 1:00 PM

Mamaroneck, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunday, March 24, 2024, 1:30 PM

Jamesport, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 30, 2024, 1:00 PM

Mt. Kisco, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 30, 2024, 1:00 PM

Gerritsen Beach Brooklyn St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, March 30, 2024, 1:00 PM 

Bayside, NY St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Saturday, April 6, 2024, 1:00 PM

FUNDRAISER

Hudson Valley Irish Fest Fundraiser Concert Sunday, March 10, 2024, 7:00 p.m., Paramount Hudson Valley Theater, 1008 Brown St., Peekskill, NY. Music by Daisy Jopling Band featuring local talented students and The Narrowbacks. Tickets: www.paramounthudsonvalley.com Event or sponsorship information: Dan Dennehy 914-588-2710 or email dandennehy@hotmail.com  

 

DINNER DANCES

NYPD Emerald Society 70th Annual Dinner Dance, Friday, February 23, 2024, Leonard's Palazzo, 555 Northern Blvd., Great Neck, NY. Deluxe Cocktail Party beginning at 7:00 p.m., Full course dinner, Viennese Hour. Honoring Irish Man of the Year Edmond Brady, Partner PFK O'Connor Davies. Special appearance by the Emerald Society Pipes and Drums. Table reservations may be made by calling Megan O'Malley 646-398-1351 or Kevin Keenan 929-354-7435. 

The County Cork B. P. & P. Associations 139th Annual St. Patrick's Ball and Dinner, Saturday, March 2, 2024, Antun's 96-43 Springfield Blvd., Queens Village, NY, beginning at 6:30 p.m. Tickets $125.00 each.  Honoring Cork Man of the Year, Gary Power, Cork Woman of the Year, Linda Croston, Frank T. Carvill Distinguished Service Award Recipient, Sean Sullivan and 60 Year Members Michael Dorgan and Denis O'Connor. Reservations: Call Kathy McCarthy 516-314-6440 or Eileen Dwyer 917-821-4785. Journal Ads Call Taryn Butler 516-413-9898. Dinner Dance Chairperson Sheila Smith Gonzalez 646-522-9917. 

County Leitrim Society of New York 127th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Dance, Friday, March 8, 2024, 7:00 p.m., Antun’s 96-43 Springfield Blvd., Queens Village, NY. Music by Rumor Has It Band. Guest of Honor Alice O’Brien-Bermejo, Distinguished Service Award recipient Patricia Heslin-Clarke. Tickets $125.00 each. Reservations must be made before March 1st. Contact Meg McKeon-Baker 718-445-8365 or email Leitrim.reservations@gmail.com For Journal ads please contact Anna Mulvey-Buggy 718-476-1268 or Sharon Brady letrimsocnyjournal24@gmail.com before February 26th.  

The Good Shepherd Men’s Club 59th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Dance Saturday, March 9, 2024, Good Shepherd School Auditorium, 620 Isham St., NYC, 7:00 PM - Midnight. Music by the Kitty Kelly Band and a performance by the Inishfree School of Dance. Tickets are $60.00 in advance, $65.00 at the door. Admission includes dinner and open bar. Tickets can be purchased online at www.gsmcnyc.org  or at the Good Shepherd Church Rectory, 608 Isham St., NYC. For additional information contact Matt O’Shea, (914) 924-3355.

Brehon Law Society of NY Annual Dinner, Monday, March 11, 2024, Connolly’s Pub and Restaurant, 14 E 47th St. NYC. 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Due to limited space, members are encouraged to RSVP early. Tickets $200.00 per person. Tables of 8 $1600.00. RSVP to Nicole at BrehonLawRSVP@gmail.com 

HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST

Irish American Society of Nassau, Suffolk & Queens, 297 Willis Ave, Mineola, NY 11501, 5th Annual High School Award, Two (2) $500.00 awards. In a 1000-word personal essay: “Tell Us About Your Favorite Irish Memory”. Submissions must be two (2) hard copies of essay, one submitted without a name made to the IAS office by regular mail or in person. Essay MUST be signed or stamped by High School Principal. No gender requirement. Only IAS members or children of IAS members who are High School Seniors in the Class of 2024 are eligible to enter. Submission date March 1, 2024. Winners will be contacted the first week of April and awards will be presented at the April Society meeting, April 16, 2024. Awards sponsored by Old World Quality Corporation, Muldoon Family, West Hempstead. All submissions will be judged by the Scholarship Committee Chaired by Kiera Murtagh Pfaff. 

BOOKS/READINGS

EIIC Book Club – The Emerald Isle Immigration Center located at 4275 Katonah Ave., Woodlawn; Bronx, NY hosts a book club at 1pm, on the fourth Wednesday of month. See www.eiic.org or call 718-324-3039.

MASS AND SPIRITUAL EVENTS

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

LANGUAGE/MUSIC/DANCE CLASSES

Flynn Irish Dance Tiny Tots 3-4 years old Pre-Irish Dance & Movement Class, beginning January 4th Tuesday and Thursday, 10-11 am or 12-1 pm at the Aisling Irish Center, 990 McLean Ave, Yonkers. To register please email:  bridget@flynnirishdance.com 

Saffron United Pipe Band holds beginner and advanced beginner bagpipe and snare drum lessons at the AOH St. Patrick's Division 2 Hall, 27 Locust Ave, Babylon, New York, 11702 starting at 10am Sundays.  Email pmsupb@gmail.com for more information.  

The Emerald Isle Immigration Center, Katonah Ave., Woodlawn offers Irish language classes on Mondays for beginners (9:30am) and advanced (10:30am). For further information call (718) 324-3039 ext. 101.

Irish Language classes for adults and children are now available at the New York Irish Center, 1040 Jackson Ave., Long Island City, Queens, NY. For more info. Email: info@NewYorkIrishCenter.org Family discounts available. Visit our website for all our upcoming events www.NewYorkIrishCenter.org 718-482-0909. 

Irish Language classes at all levels are available at Glucksman Ireland House Details, (212) 477-6177 or po2@nyu.edu

Gerry Tobin School of Irish Language – Free Irish language classes are held on Wednesday evenings at the Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) Hall, 27 Locust Ave., Babylon, NY. For more information call 631-521-1227 or email: FreeIrishClassesLongIsland@gmail.com or visit website http://www.scoilgaeilge.org 

Philo Celtic Society – The 20 Month Strategy for the Irish Language is now available from The Philo-Celtic Society at http://philo-celtic.com/20-month-strategy-for-the-irish-language.html 

Classes at Irish-American Assoc. of NW Jersey – Classes include Irish language, harp, set dancing (group dancing for adults), knitting. Headquarters located at 352 Richard Mine Road, off Rt. 15 North, Rockaway Township. For starting dates etc. please contact Jack Regan at ajhack1@aol.com  or call 201-321-6706. 

Sean Nós Dance Classes are held at the Irish Heritage Society of Milford Clubhouse, 131 Bridgeport Ave., Milford, CT. For more information call 203-876-9973.

RADIO and ONLINE CONTENT

It's Good To Talk Podcast - John D. Healy on Youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCk4CSdzMgRMHMJmUVnyRefQ Hundreds of topics to choose from including music, history, 2024 Election predictions, and the story of Mother Hubbards Restaurant. For more information Call 646-468-3463 or email jh4news@yahoo.com

Irish Stew Podcast – www.irishstewpodcast.com The podcast for the Global Irish Nation featuring interviews with fascinating influencers proud of their Irish Edge. If you're Irish born or hyphenated Irish, this is the podcast that brings all the Irish together. 

The Irish Show with Ken & Anna airs over WKNY 1490 AM every Sunday from 8 to 9 a.m. Listen live at www.wkny1490am.com  on Sundays.

WHPC 90.3 FM presents “Full Irish”, Saturday 11 a.m.  Host Gary Power brings you everything Irish from Bono to Sharon Shannon, Chicago to Cork, & D.C. to Dublin. It’s Traditional Irish Music & Irish Rock from both sides of the Atlantic.

WFUV 90.7 FM presents the following programs: Sunday 7-8 a.m.“Thistle and Shamrock” with Fiona Richie, 8-11 a.m. "A Thousand Welcomes" with Kathleen Biggins, Ceol na nGael is broadcast from Noon to 4 p.m. 

Raidió Failte is now available worldwide 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.  

WRHU 88.7 FM The Long Ireland Show, hosted by Eileen Cronin airs on Saturdays from 2-5pm on WRHU 88.7 FM Radio Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY. featuring county interviews, trivia and Irish music.  Call in (516) 463-9748. Emerald FM, hosted by Kathleen Shortis airs on Saturdays from 5-7 pm, “New Generations Irish & Irish American music & pop culture. That’s How I Spell Ireland hosted by Kevin Westley on Saturdays from 8-9 p.m.  More info at www.wrhu.org 

The "Voice of Erin" radio show is broadcast online 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.

High Country Celtic Hour A nationally produced program of Irish music hosted by Joe Bly and Kate Marie from Carson City, Nevada  Sundays 9 am, at 89.5 WSOU Seton Hall Radio. Details, (973) 761-9768.

Brendan Daly hosts WVKR, 91.3 FM, live Irish radio, www.IrishRadioNY.com Tuesday mornings from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

SERVICES

The Aisling Irish Community Center located at 990 McLean Ave. Yonkers, NY, weekly schedule of classes and events are available on our website at www.aislingcenter.org or call 1- 914-237-5121; E-Mail: info@aislingcenter.org. Main office hours as follows: Mondays 9:00am – 5:00 pm. Counseling Services available. Please call 914-237-5121 or email communitroutreach@aislingcenter.org 

The Emerald Isle Immigration Center, Katonah Ave., Woodlawn, offers knitting classes on Tuesdays at 10am. Wool and needles are provided and finished products are donated to local charities and nursing homes. Details, (718) 324-3039 ext. 101.

The New York Irish Center, 10-40 Jackson Ave., Long Island City, NY, offers free services and events also classes in Irish dancing, music and language.  For details, (718) 482-0909. www.newyorkirishcenter.org 

Emerald Isle Immigration Center 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.

                                

 

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