The Irish Society, based in Houston, Texas, provides an
opportunity for all to experience the richness and diversity of our
Irish heritage on a nonpartisan, nonsectarian basis.

Within this website, you will find:

Information about us and our affiliate organizations
Our Calendar of Events
The Irish Society On-Line Newsletter
Information on becoming a member of
The Irish Society

Thank you for visiting our website, and we hope you'll return often!
You need Java to see this applet.
The Irish Society of Houston  PO Box 820010  Houston, Texas 77282-0010
Sunday, November 2, 2014

Hello, You are invited to the following event:  

Houston Gaels' GAA Family Picnic

Sunday, November 2, 2014
from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Hermann Park - Pavilion A
6001 Fannin St.
Houston, Texas 77030

Join us for the Houston Gaels' Family Picnic on Sunday
November, 2, 2014 from 11:30 am until 2:30 p.m. at Hermann
Park Pavilion A. The pavillion is located on Fanin Street near the
Buddy Caruth's children's playgorund area. Look for the red,
white and blue balloons. We will provide hamburgers, hotdogs,
and veggie burgers. We ask for you to bring a side dish. For last
names beginning with A-M,...

We hope you can make it! Cheers,
Houston Gaelic Athletic Club
Houston Gaels Family Picnic in Hermann Park

Friday, November 14, 2014

The Annual Irish Gala

The University of St. Thomas
William J. Flynn Center for Irish Studies will host
The Annual Irish Gala
at The Houstonian Hotel on Friday, November 14, 2014

This spectacular evening, chaired by Margo P. Geddie,
Maureen Evans and Lisa Miranda, will honor Michele
Malloy, who is the former chair of the UST board of

directors, a member of the Flynn Center for Irish Studies
Advisory Board and a well-known community volunteer.
The Most Rev. Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of
Galveston-Houston, will serve as honorary chair. All
proceeds raised will benefit the William J. Flynn Center
for Irish Studies.

Click Here for Tickets and Information

Sunday, December 7, 2014

A Celtic Christmas with Danny O’Flaherty

Danny O'Flaherty, Celtic Balladeer, will bring the precious
ancient gifts of music, song and storytelling to the University of St.
Thomas for one performance only. His mesmerizing songs and
tantalizing stories will rekindle the true Christmas spirit in every
audience member’s heart. Through powerful songs and stories,
Danny will paint a vivid picture of his childhood in Ireland and the
customs surrounding Christmas of the Celtic nations, including
Ireland, Wales, and Scotland, as well as such areas as Cornwall,
Brittany, Galicia, Astoria and the Isle of Man.
Cost: Open to the public; Adults $15; Seniors $10;
children and UST faculty, staff and students free
Location: Jones Hall
Address: 3910 Yoakum
Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Houston, TX 77006
Contact: Lori Meghan Gallagher, JD
Sponsored By William J. Flynn Center for Irish Studies