Duff Robison

Duff Robison

June 16
9:00 pm

(No cover charge)

Duff has been entertaining audiences with his own special mix of music for thirty-five years. Originally from Saskatchewan, he has been living in Edmonton for the past 18 years.

As a single entertainer, he presents a full, upbeat sound and provides entertainment for any size room or event.

Note:  (Semi-private function)  The Irish Centre is booked for a function but remains open to our members.
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The Acoustiholics

The Acoustiholics

June 2  @  9:00 pm   (No Cover)

This trio fills the room with music that makes you want to sing along & get up and dance.
Not to be missed!

Note:  (Semi-private function)  The Irish Centre is booked for a function but remains open to our members.
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Jimmy Whiffen

Jimmy Whiffen

May 5  @ 9:00 pm     (No Cover)

An evening of fabulous music by a very talented musician.         A crowd favourite!

Note:  (Semi-private function)  The Irish Centre is booked for a function but remains open to our members.
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Welcome to our new 2018/19 Executive

President                     Martin Doyle              780-419-2951         moc.evilnull@elyod.nitram
Vice President            Janet Wilde                 780-476-0215        ten.suletnull@najom
Secretary                     Bonnie McGuire          780-451-1721        ac.wahsnull@eriugcmlb
Treasurer                    Rory Brady                   780-720-3010       moc.dtlkcormahsnull@yror
Social Director           Melanie Regan            780-233-7558       moc.liamtohnull@66siwel_einalem
Cultural Director       Shannon Haggerty     780-918-0647       moc.liamgnull@SSSIrotceridlarutluc
Sports Director          Denise Howie              780-757-3554        ten.suletnull@2eiwohd
Member-at-Large     Anita Nixon                  780-457-1605        ac.wahsnull@anoxin
Trustee                        Kimberly Budd            780-919-7689        moc.emnull@ddubdylrebmik
Trustee                        Paul Hawthorn            780-757-3554        ten.suletnull@nrohluap
Trustee                        Bill McGuire                 780-451-1721         moc.oohaynull@85raguoceht
Past President           Stephen McElhatton   780-919-8241        moc.oohaynull@nottahlecms
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Madonna Memorial Paint Nite Fundraiser

MADONNA NIXON – MEMORIAL PAINT NITE

Looking for something different to do with or for your mom this Mother’s Day – join us at the Irish Centre for a memorial fundraiser Paint Nite in memory of Madonna Nixon, with funds going to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada (BTF).

“Two Little Daisies”

Friday
May 11 @ 7:00 p.m.

Tickets are $45.00 

($15 from every ticket is donated to the BTF and a complimentary drink ticket will be given at the Irish Centre for each Paint Nite ticket purchased)

Tickets must be purchased in advance at the Paint Nite website (www.paintnite.com)

If you have any questions contact Anita @ (780) 887-9705

 

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Memberships Due for 2018/19

Membership renewals are now due

It’s that time of year again … take out or renew your Irish Sports & Social Society Membership.

Click on the ‘Membership &  Hall Rental’ tab to see the benefits of being a member and get the Membership Application form.  Applications are also available at the Irish Centre bar.

Please fill in the form (print clearly) and return it along with your cheque to the following:  Attention: 2018 Membership Application, Irish Sports & Social Society, 12546-126 Street NW, Edmonton AB  T5L 0X3

If you have already submitted your 2018 Membership Application, thank you.

If for some reason you are not renewing your membership, we would like to know why or if you have any questions related to the memberships, please do not hesitate to contact Anita Nixon at ac.wahsnull@anoxin or (780) 887-9705.

Thank you and I look forward to seeing you at the Club.

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DAMIAN McGINTY in Concert

Damian McGinty

In Concert at the Irish Centre

Thursday

MAY 17, 2018

Singer/songwriter/actor Damian McGinty was born in Derry, Northern Ireland. In 2007 he joined Celtic Thunder. In 2011 Damian won The Glee Project and landed a role in the tv series Glee.

Damian self-produced an EP in late 2012. In 2013/14, he was busy with PBS specials ‘This is the Moment’ & ‘The Power of Music’ which was then followed with a US tour.

2015 brought Damian back on tour with Celtic Thunder and into 2016 through Australia and North American. He worked on his first solo CD, This Christmas Time, and then to his first solo tour in December to promote his CD.

In early 2017, Damian helped actress Roma Downey and Mark Burnett launch Light Works Media. Damian teamed up again with Celtic Thunder for a Symphony Tour as well as a 10th Anniversary Celtic Thunder Cruise. Damian was then cast in the lead role of film, Santa Fake, (Nov. 2018). Damian’s EP of original songs to be released Spring 2018.

Buy your tickets (only available online)

https://damianmcginty.ticketleap.com/slowdanceedmontonca/

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BYRNE & KELLY in Concert

BYRNE & KELLY

In Concert at the Irish Centre

Friday

April 20

What began as Celtic Thunder’s Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly performing a series of shows together called ‘Acoustic By Candlelight’ back in 2012 has turned into what is now known as Byrne and Kelly. Driven by dynamic vocal harmonies, the duo seamlessly dives into combining genres like traditional Irish and Americana to create a fresh, Celtic folk sound.

Their 2016 release of ‘Echoes’ – a collection of original tracks and one well known Irish classic. With fellow musicians Nicole Hudson and Peter Sheridan the album features songs that highlight their rich, Irish culture and experiences traveling the world playing music. Echoes received immediate chart success on the iTunes World Music chart, Billboard, Amazon Traditional Folk, Amazon Traditional British & Folk and more.

Buy your tickets (only available online)
https://neil-byrne-and-ryan-kelly-can.ticketleap.com/byrne-and-kelly—live-in-edmonton-ab/

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St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day

March 17th


TICKETS
$15 members // $20 non-members
Only available at Irish Centre bar

7:00 am – 10:30 am
Full Irish Breakfast
($10 without ticket – $5 with ticket)

Gaelic Championship Games

7:00 am  – Corofin vs Nemo Rangers
8:45 am – Cuala vs Piarsaigh

Entertainment

11:00 am – 3:00 pm – “Mark McGarrigle”
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm –  “Martin Doyle & Dave Devaney”
9:00 pm – 1:00 am – “Vibram Souls”

** Irish Dancers **
       9:00 AM                 Celtic Ceili Dancers
11:00 AM                  Mattierin School of Irish Dance
1:00 PM                  Knock School of Irish Dance
3:00 PM                 Celtic Ceili Dancers
4:30 PM                 Scoil Rince Mahoney
7:30 PM                 Brady Academcy
9:00 PM                Mattierin School of Irish Dance
10.00 PM                 Knock School of Irish Dance

Kitchen & Bar Specials
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St. Patrick’s Day Dinner & Dance

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner & Dance

Saturday
MARCH 10

Cocktails:   6:00 pm
Dinner:      7:00 pm
Dance:        9:00 pm

Irish Dancers

Mattierin School of Irish Dance @ 8:45 pm
Knock School of Irish Dance @ 9:45 pm
Entertainment by “The Chancers

Tickets

$25 .00 Seniors
$30.00 Members
$35.00 Non-members
Now available at the bar
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