|The Irish Society of Houston PO Box 820010 Houston, Texas 77282-0010
|Saturday, January 30, 2016
Annual Crawfish and Shrimp Boil
Saturday, January 30th 1PM til 6PM - St. Patrick's Parade
Committee - Annual Crawfish and Shrimp Boil at Griff's.
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Houston Gaels Season Kick-off
and Pub League Draft
1/30 - 7:30pm to Late - FREE - Houston Gaels Season Kick-off
and Pub League Draft - Springbok bar (Downtown Houston) -
The Gaels opening party for the 2016 season. If you're interested
in playing in the co-ed pub league drop them an email at
firstname.lastname@example.org to add you're name to the draft
February 4, 2016
Dr. P.J. Mathews, School of English,
Drama and Film
University College Dublin
Speaks about the Easter Rising
Thursday, February 4, 2016
When: 7 PM
Where: University of St. Thomas, Cullen Hall
4001 Mt. Vernon St., Houston, TX 77006
Cost: Free and open to the public
RSVP for those with mobility issues
and groups of 6 or more
There is no doubt that poetry and theatre played a huge role in
the events that led to the Easter Rising, but it is unlikely that any
of the volunteers who saw action on Easter week signed up for
combat solely because they read patriotic poems or attended
nationalist plays. This lecture will explore the influence of
literature and culture on Irish nationalist debate in advance of the
Dr. P.J. Mathews is a Senior Lecturer in the School of English,
Drama and Film at University College Dublin, and has written
widely on Irish literature and theatre.
February 13, 2016
The 10th Annual Miggins Irish Stew Cook-
Off and Music Festival
801 St. Emanuel St, Houston, Texas 77003
Saturday, February 13, 2016 from noon til 5PM
There will be great Live Music, Food and Good Times had by all.
A $10 donation gets you in the door to all the day’s activities and
helps support the St. Patrick’s Day Parade which is held on
Saturday, March 12, 2016.
Your Irish Society will be there cooking to Win! So come out and
support the Houston St. Patrick’s Day Parade
and your Irish Society.
February 18, 2016
2/18 - 6:00pm - 8pm Irish Network Houston "Third
Thursday" Networking Mixer, location TBD
March 4, 2016
2016 Celebration Dinner
David O'Keefe and Lyn Brogan
You and your guests are cordially invited to the 2016 Celebration
Dinner on Friday, March 4, 2016 at the Petroleum Club, 1201
Louisiana St, 35th Floor, Houston, Texas 77002. The Club can be
reached at (713) 659-1431. Tickets are $150.00 per person and
$1,500.00 per table of ten. Valet parking is included.
The night begins at 6:30pm for a cocktail hour; then a chef
prepared meal will be served. Some singing and Irish humor will
end the evening.
Please contact Gregory Horan at email@example.com
or Pete Little at firstname.lastname@example.org.