The meeting was held on April 4th, 2017 at The Adams Corner Café and Butcher Shop at 782 Adams St., Dorchester.
Present – Derek Mawn, Mary McDermott, Cathy Mawn, Bridie McDermott, Mark & Nelba Fitzpatrick, Noel Murphy, Phil & Peggy Bohan, and Jim Gallagher
The Spring Dance will be held Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 7-11pm at the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton. Erin’s Melody will perform and tickets are $15 per person. Coffee, Tea, and desserts will be provided. Donations for the raffle at the Spring Dance are greatly appreciated.
There are some copies of the Leitrim Guardian available to purchase. They can be purchased for $20.00. Please contact Cathy Mawn at 617-549-3230 if you would like to purchase a copy. It can be mailed to you, or delivered locally.
Irish Hearts for Orphans Annual Dance will be held on April 9th from 4-8pm at the Quincy Marriott. There will be Irish step-dancing, traditional music, Erin’s Melody and Noel Henry’s Irish Show band. There will be a silent auction and the Grand Prize Raffle is a Gertrude Byrne’s Irish Cruise for 2! Please support this worthy cause.
We are looking into dates in the Fall 2017 for another volunteer event at the Greater Boston Food Bank.
It is time to renew membership for 2017 for the Society. Dues remain the same with $20 per family and $10 per individual member. There will be a membership table at the Spring Dance to renew membership for 2017.
There is a member from the Somerville area who would be interested in attending our Monthly meetings. If anyone is available to give her a lift to the meetings, please contact Cathy Mawn at 617-549-3230 for further information.
The next meeting will be held at the Adams Corner Cafe and Butcher Shop 782 Adams Street Dorchester Ma on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 7:30pm.