Arís Theatre Event

Next Tuesday & Wednesday evenings in Dunwoody
April 26 & 27, 2016
At the Morris & Ray Frank Theater/MJCCA

The Plough and the Stars by Sean O’Casey

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Easter Uprising in Ireland, Arís will present a staged reading of the seminal play marking this historic time. They will be joined by the Consul General of Ireland, Mr. Shane Stephens, who will present some historical background and and context of the events of 1916. You won’t want to miss this special evening.

Ticket prices: $10 Adult Student $7.50
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Election Results

Your 2015-2016 local Comhaltas branch officers

Board Chair:Dónal Fleming
Vice Chair: Teresa Finley
Secretary: Christina Dowling
Treasurer: Julie Shirey
Irish Officer: Karen Leonard
Public Relations Officer: Sara Callaghan
Youth Chairs: Lauren Fariss and Claire Shirey
Delegates: John Winston and John Maschinot
Auditor: Sally McHenry

New Tribute Song About George Boole

There is a new tribute song about English logician and mathematician George Boole (1815-1864), whose work foreshadowed the digital age, set to the tune of “The Bould Thady Quill”, available (in two versions) to download at

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Board Elections October 3, 2015

Board elections this Saturday during the open membership meeting of our Atlanta branch of Comhaltas

Date:   Saturday, October 3, 2015
Time:  Membership meeting begins at 2 pm
Location:  Mac McGee Irish Pub      

936 Canton St, (Historic) Roswell
(Valet parking $3; limited free street parking;
free parking in the church lot behind the pub -
– enter off Mimosa Blvd)

Sets on the Porch 9-12-15

Irish SET DANCING session

this Saturday, 3 – 5 pm, at
Scott & Susan’s (Lake Claire home, Atlanta).
Weather forecast is for moderate temperatures, and there is a ceiling fan…

Some soft drinks and snacks provided, but BYO is also welcome, especially if you can easily bring something to share.

If you’re on the fence, and decide late you can attend, here is the location. (Click the word “location” for the linked document with the address.)