Monthly Archives: November 2014

LSB Christmas Party 2014

It's Christmas time!

Sunday December 14th, 2014 4-8pm

PLEASE NOTE: CHANGE OF VENUE

The Leitrim Society of Boston invites you to our annual Christmas Party at

Sons of Italy (Upstairs at the Golden Lion Suite)
120 Quarry St.
Quincy, MA

PLEASE NOTE: CHANGE OF VENUE

Food, Fun Music and a Visit from Santa!
Come enjoy a great family evening.

Tickets $25 (Children eat free)
* Must be purchased in advance by Dec 5th *

There will be NO tickets sold at the door!

For tickets call Cathy Mawn at 617-696-1583

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It's Christmas time!

November 2014 – Meeting Minutes & Updates

The meeting was held on November 4th, 2014 at Gerard’s Restaurant in Adam’s Village, Dorchester, MA.

PRESENT – Derek Mawn, Connie & Mary McEleney, Mary McDermott, Phil Bohan, Jim Gallagher, Maura Weir, Cathal Mawn, Frank & Kathleen Gallagher, Jim Keaney, Charlie Mawn and Cathy Mawn.

The Christmas Party will be held on Sunday December 14th from 4-8 PM at Heritage Hall, 114 Granite Ave., Milton, MA. Please note the new venue. Tickets this year are $25 pp. Children eat for free. The count for the caterer is needed by December 5th. Please call Cathy Mawn for tickets at 617-696-1583. Leave a message and she will return your call. There will be NO tickets sold at the door!

Phil Bohan has agreed to look into obtaining Leitrim Guardians this year.

There will be a Volunteer opportunity at the Food Bank in Jan. or Feb. of 2015. Anyone interested, please contact Mary McDermott (marypmcdermott@hotmail.com) . It was a load of fun last time as well as providing a needed service.

The Spring Dance will be held on April 11, 2015 at Concannon’s Irish Village in Norwood. The Noel Henry Showband will play. Mark your calendars!

Elections will be held in 2015. Nominations will be taken at the March 2015 Meeting.  Get involved- start your political career!

Condolences are extended to Anna McAuliffe and her family on the Death of her husband Dan.

Anyone interested in a trip to the Foxwoods in 2015, there will be info at the Christmas Dance.

The next meeting will be December 2nd at 8PM at Gerard’s  Restaurant  in Dorchester. ALL ARE WELCOME!

October 2014 – Meeting Minutes & Updates

The meeting was held on October 7th, 2014 at Gerard’s Restaurant in Adam’s Village, Dorchester, MA.

PRESENT – Derek Mawn, Mary McDermott, Bridie McDermott,  Connie & Mary McEleney,
Jim Gallagher, Charlie Mawn, Jimmy Keaney, Cathal Mawn, Phil Bohan, Jack Maguire, Frank & Kathleen Gallagher, Maura Weir, Theresa Wilson, & Cathy Mawn.

The Christmas Party will be held on Sunday December 14th from 4 to 8 PM. The Christmas Party will be held at Heritage Hall, 114 Granite Ave, Milton, MA.  Tickets will be $25 with children free.  Please contact Cathy Mawn to reserve tickets (phone 617-696-1583 please leave a message and we will get back to you).  No tickets will be available on the day of the party.

If anyone has items to donate to the raffle at the Christmas Party, please mention when reserving your tickets.

We are planning for another volunteering event at the Greater Boston Food Bank for January or February.  Please email marypmcdermott@hotmail.com if you are interested and we can select a date that works for all.

We are looking to update the website with photos from Leitrim Society events throughout the years.  If you have photos you’d like to share, please email them to leitrimsocietyofboston.com or mail copies to Leitrim Society of Boston PO Box 204, Milton MA 02186.

The LSB has made a donation to the Irish Pastoral Centre’s annual Gala and will be taking out a half page Ad in the Gala’s booklet.

Next meeting will be Tuesday November 4th at 8 pm at Gerard’s Restaurant in Dorchester’s Adams Village.