St. Patrick’s Day – March 17, 2017

It’s March! This month almost everyone will take a moment to ponder their own Irish heritage or think of the Irish on the 17th. What you may not know is the Irish Cultural Center and McClelland Library have everything you need to make your March 2017 an Irish month to remember! Join us on St. Patrick’s Day when we will be exploring all things Irish, and doing so in fashion.

We are celebrating all day long from 10AM to 10PM, so come and enjoy a day that is entertaining, lots of fun and even a bit educational.

Full, fun day of activities

Join us from 10AM to 6PM at the Irish Cultural Center and McClelland Library for a FUN and FULL day of authentic Irish activities:

  • TRADITIONAL REELS, JIGS AND HORNPIPES ON THE HARP, FIDDLE, PIPES AND MORE
  • IRISH AND SCOTTISH DANCE
  • GENEALOGY DISPLAYS
  • 1916 COMMEMORATION EXHIBIT
  • LEARN TO SPEAK IRISH
  • CEILI SOCIAL DANCING WORKSHOP
  • SING-A-LONGS, BALLADS AND SONGS
  • CELTIC COOKS IN THE KITCHEN
  • CURRACH BOAT DISPLAY
  • CELTIC CRAFTS AND IRISH COTTAGE
  • CELTIC AUTHORS TABLE
  • SCAVENGER HUNTS, STORY TIME AND CRAFTS FOR THE KIDS
  • and more

Full cash bar and food for purchase will be available.

And in the evening

Ceili dancing, traditional Irish music, sing-a-longs and lots of fun from 6 to 10PM.

Congratulations to our lucky winners

The drawing was held on March 30 at 5PM MST at the Irish Cultural Center and McClelland Library and 6 lucky winners were announced and notified. The Trip to Ireland Grand Prize winner is Maxine B. She is ecstatic and very thankful that she won! She had been sharing our ICC facebook ads about the drawing with everyone she knew, herself buying the one winning ticket when she came to St.Patrick’s Day here at the Center! Congratulations, Maxine.

Three Pub Certificates for $100 each went to Kerry G., Mark B., and a new member MaryAnne N.

The two Family Memberships were drawn for Linda S. and John “Jack” R.

Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to everyone who participated, you have made the drawing a huge success.

official rules and regulations

 

Maxine B. is the Grand Prize winner of a trip to Ireland for two.