June 2015 – Meeting Minutes & Updates

The meeting was held on June 2nd, 2015 at Gerard’s Restaurant in Adam’s Village, Dorchester, MA.

Present – Derek Mawn, Connie & Mary McEleney, Frank Gallagher, Jack & Marie Maguire, Mark & Nelba Fitzpatrick, Phil Bohan, Mary McDermott, Maura Weir, Theresa Mawn Wilson, Noel Murphy, Jim Gallagher, Bridie McDermott, Amanda Mawn, Cathy Mawn.

There was a Moment of Silence in Remembrance of Cathal Mawn. Flowers and a Mass Card were sent to Cathal’s wake.

The May Meeting was cancelled due to Cathal’s passing.

The April Dance was a great success and we had a very lively crowd.

The Christmas Dance has been booked for December 13, 2015 at the Irish Cultural Center, Canton from 4-8PM.

We are hoping to re-schedule the trip to Foxwoods for October. We have the signup list from the Dance. Anyone else interested may call 617-549-3230.

Maura Weir spoke regarding the Pieta House, founded for Suicide prevention, which was first formed in Ireland. They are opening an outpatient facility in NYC.

Jim Gallagher is looking into perhaps having an annual Mass in remembrance of deceased members. It is being done by some of the other clubs at the ICC.

Theresa Mawn Wilson has volunteered into searching out options for a Play Picnic for small children of members as a get-together.

The next Meeting will be held September 8, 2015 at Gerard’s Restaurant in Adams Corner, Dorchester. Everyone is very welcome to attend.