Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers

preserving the cultural tradition of Irish ceili and set dancing since 1991

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday January 23, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Directors Meeting. Please arrive by 7:15 so we can start on time. Director's should bring copies of the agenda and prior meeting notes.
Date: Wednesday January 24, 2018
Time: 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Location:Sonja and Tom's
Details:This directors' meeting is open to current RKIDs members. Organization
Contact: Sonja

CCE
What: "Halfway to MAD Week" family ceili
Date: Sunday January 28, 2018
Time: 2 - 5 pm
Location:McGinty's Public House, 911 Ellsworth Dr., Silver Spring, MD 20910
Details:Session to follow in the upper dining room from 5 - 6:30 pm
Contact: website

GWCC
What: Monthly Ceili.
Date: Sunday January 28, 2018
Time: Workshop: 3pm; Dance: 4 - 8 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Azteca at 9505 Baltimore Ave (Rt. 1, south of Beltway) College Park, MD 20740
Cherry Hill Park conference center ballroom, 9800 Cherry Hill Rd in College Park, MD
Details:Ceili flyer.  Admission: $20 for non-members. Live music by Shepherd's Pie Ceili Band. Some dances are called. Dances: South Sligo Lancers Set (called), Cashel Set, Four-Hand Reel, Termonfechin Lancers Set (called), Haymaker’s Jig, West Kerry Set, Corofin Plain Set, Waltz, Clare Mazurka Set.
Contact: GWCC web site

Institute of Musical Traditions
What: Lilt w Culkin LIVE
Date: Monday January 29, 2018
Time: Seatings: 5-6:30 pm or 7-8:30 pm
Location:Old Brogue Irish Pub in Great Falls, VA
Details:Tickets: $20 advance, $25 door.
Lilt is the Irish traditional music duo of Tina Eck on flute and tin whistle and Keith Carr on bouzouki and banjo. Their new show, Lilt 'n' Dance, was created in collaboration with dance champion Kate Bole and her superb team of Culkin LIVE dancers.
Contact: IMT

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday January 30, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday January 30, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

Warner Theater
What: Riverdance – The 20th Anniversary World Tour. This production features new costumes, new lighting, new projections and the addition of a new number, “Anna Livia,” featuring the female members of the Irish dance troupe in an acapella hard-shoe n
Dates From and To: Friday February 2, 2018 to Sunday February 4, 2018
Time: 3 pm matinees, 8:00 pm evenings
Location:Warner Theatre, 513 13th Street NW Washington, DC 20004
Details:$45 - $85 online: Tickets.
Contact: Show Description. Recommended by Maura.

 RKIDs Social Group 
What: RKIDs' brunch social
Date: Saturday February 3, 2018
Time: 10 am - noon
Location:Woodside Deli at 13048 Middlebrook Rd, Germantown, MD 20874
Details:
Brunch and chat at the Woodside Deli restaurant.
Contact: Sonja

EIC
What: Monthly Emerald Isle Club Ceili with live music. Note the new location: the Atlantic Ballroom, which has hardwood floors.
Date: Saturday February 3, 2018
Time: 7 - 11 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Mo's Seafood at 1528 East Joppa Road, Towson, MD 21234
Atlantic Ballroom 8819 Orchard Tree Lane, Towson, MD 21286. Free parking, near Gardiner-Wolf Furniture.
Details:Admission: $20 non-member adults ($15 for adult members); $9 ages 7 - 17. Admission includes soda, beer and snacks. Bring a baked good or dessert to share.
Contact: EIC website. Dance location

 RKIDs Social Group 
What: Members, come attend a session to plan a group trip to Ireland.
Date: Monday February 5, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm
Location:TBA
Details:
Marilyn
Contact: Marilyn O

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday February 6, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday February 6, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Monthly Ceili
Date: Saturday February 10, 2018
Time: 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Ceilis are on the second Saturday of the month.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance

Limerick Pub
What: Pop and Irish troubadour Brendan Pelan performs.
Date: Saturday February 10, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm -
Location:The Limerick Pub, 11301 Elkin Street, Wheaton, MD 20902
Details:
Contact: Limerick Pub. Recommended by Bill and Maddy.

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday February 13, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday February 13, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

GWCC
What: Monthly Mini-Ceili with live music
Date: Thursday February 15, 2018
Time: 8 - 10 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Limerick Pub at 11301 Elkin St, Wheaton, MD 20902
Argyle Park Activities Blg., 1030 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD 20901
Details:Admission: $5 donation for the band. Flyer
Contact: GWCC web site

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday February 20, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday February 20, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

 RKIDs Social Group 
What: The 8th of 18 sessions where we show two half-hour documentary videos from The Irish Identity: Independence, History, and Literature series of The Great Courses.
Date: Wednesday February 21, 2018
Time: 7:15 pm
Location:O'Brien's
Details:
No admission cost, but BYOB and note-taking items. This session: 1) Lady Gregory as the People’s Playwright; 2) Early Plays of J. M. Synge: Find out why his portrayals of Irish country life were not always well received.
Contact: For those who have reservations, let Marilyn know by Nov. 13 if you can't attend. More information at the Great Courses website

Teelin School
What: The Teelin School presents "Celtic Storm." Tickets go fast for this show.
Date: Saturday February 24, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location:Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 West Patrick Street, Frederick, Maryland 21701
Details:
Admission: $25 - $35 per person; senior discounts available. Preview
Contact: Teelin School

GWCC
What: Monthly Ceili.
Date: Sunday February 25, 2018
Time: Workshop: 3pm; Dance: 4 - 8 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Azteca at 9505 Baltimore Ave (Rt. 1, south of Beltway) College Park, MD 20740
Cherry Hill Park conference center ballroom, 9800 Cherry Hill Rd in College Park, MD
Details: Admission: $20 for non-members, $15 members. Featured set: Moate Set.
Contact: GWCC web site

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday February 27, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday February 27, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

EIC
What: Monthly Emerald Isle Club Ceili with live music. Note the new location: the Atlantic Ballroom, which has hardwood floors.
Date: Saturday March 3, 2018
Time: 7 - 11 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Mo's Seafood at 1528 East Joppa Road, Towson, MD 21234
Atlantic Ballroom 8819 Orchard Tree Lane, Towson, MD 21286. Free parking, near Gardiner-Wolf Furniture.
Details:Admission: $20 non-member adults ($15 for adult members); $9 ages 7 - 17. Admission includes soda, beer and snacks. Bring a baked good or dessert to share.
Contact: EIC website. Dance location

Ballyshaners
What: 37th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade, and the RKIDS will be in the line-up. The post-parade celebration will be at the Fish Market on 105 King St. Route
Date: Saturday March 3, 2018
Time: Marchers assemble at 11 am
Location:The parade starts at King St. and Alfred St. then goes east on King St., finishing at the corner of King and Lee Streets. Closest Metro is the blue line, King St/Old Town stop.
Details:
RKIDS' line-up information is TBA, but historically we look for parade marshals to guide us to our starting position near Alfred and King Streets. Wear your cold-weather parade costume, which consists of a black t-neck under the green RKIDs sweatshirt, black pants, black socks and black shoes. If you don't have the sweatshirt, substitute a long-sleeved black turtleneck.
Contact: Roger or Emmett for the RKIDs parade info
Ballyshaners for general info
Post-Parade gathering at the Fish Market Restaurant

Tuesday Night Ceili Club
What: The Shepherds Pie Ceili Band and the Tuesday Night Ceili Club will host a Ceili. Hugh Conway calls the familiar dances that everyone has done before.
Date: Sunday March 4, 2018
Time: 4 - 6 pm
Location:Ireland's Four Courts, 2051 Wilson Blvd, Arlington VA 22201. It's across from the Arlington Metro station. If you drive, there's plenty of street parking on Sundays.
Details:Dinner afterward. No admission charge.
Contact: Contact Hugh Conway at ceiliset@yahoo.com

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday March 6, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday March 6, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

Blackthorn
What: Spring Blackthorn Ceili and potluck. Come dance on one of the best wooden floors around!
Date: Friday March 9, 2018
Time: 7 - 10:30 pm
Location:McCathran Hall, 300 Grove Ave., Washington Grove, MD, on the Corner of Center St. and Chestnut Rd.
Details:
$15 admission. Please bring a dish to share at the potluck. Larry Frank will call. Musicians are TBD, and Larry Frank will call the dances. Dance flyer
Contact: Obie

City of Gaithersburg
What: The annual parade steps through the Washingtonian Center.
Date: Saturday March 10, 2018
Time: 10 am - noon
Location:
Details:watch this space
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Monthly Ceili
Date: Saturday March 10, 2018
Time: 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Ceilis are on the second Saturday of the month.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance

DC Saint Patrick’s Parade Committee
What: 47th annual Washington DC National Capital St. Patrick's Day Parade. Over 100 marching bands, military units, dance schools, floats and a variety of other groups and organizations are participating.
Date: Sunday March 11, 2018
Time: 12 noon - ?
Location:Parade route is from Constitution Avenue from 7th to 17th Streets, N.W.
Transportation: the parade route is easily accessible from the Federal Triangle, Archives-Navy Memorial and Smithsonian metro stations.
Details:
The grandstands are located between 15th and 16th streets next to the judges reviewing stand.
Contact: Parade website

St. Patrick Celebrations, Inc.
What: The Baltimore St. Patrick's Day Parade has been marching for over 50 years. Over 100 marching bands, military units, dance schools, floats and a variety of other groups and organizations are participating.
Date: Sunday March 11, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm - ?
Location:Baltimore, MD
Details:
Contact: Parade website

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday March 13, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday March 13, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

GWCC
What: Monthly Mini-Ceili with live music
Date: Thursday March 15, 2018
Time: 8 - 10 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Limerick Pub at 11301 Elkin St, Wheaton, MD 20902
Argyle Park Activities Blg., 1030 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD 20901
Details:Admission: $5 donation for the band. Flyer
Contact: GWCC web site

GWCC
What: Monthly Ceili.
Date: Sunday March 18, 2018
Time: Workshop: 3pm; Dance: 4 - 8 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Azteca at 9505 Baltimore Ave (Rt. 1, south of Beltway) College Park, MD 20740
Cherry Hill Park conference center ballroom, 9800 Cherry Hill Rd in College Park, MD
Details: Admission: $20 for non-members, $15 members. Featured set: Duke Reel.
Contact: GWCC web site

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday March 20, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday March 20, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

 RKIDs Social Group 
What: The 9th of 18 sessions where we show two half-hour documentary videos from The Irish Identity: Independence, History, and Literature series of The Great Courses.
Date: Wednesday March 21, 2018
Time: 7:15 pm
Location:O'Brien's
Details:
No admission cost, but BYOB and note-taking items. This session: 1) Synge’s Playboy of the Western World - see what made this play so controversial to its original audience---and why the play is a truly great work of art; 2) The Dublin Lockout and World War I, including the Bloody Sunday massacre.
Contact: For those who have reservations, let Marilyn know by Nov. 13 if you can't attend. More information at the Great Courses website

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday March 27, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday April 3, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Irish social dance class for ages 18+. Discover simple social and set dances, such as the Haymakers Jig, North Kerry and Lancers set. No experience necessary.
Date: Tuesday April 3, 2018
Time: 7:15 - 8:45 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Admission: $35, &8 drop-in. Taught by Hugh Conway. First five-week session runs from Jan 30 - Feb 27, 2018.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance, or email ceiliset@yahoo.com

EIC
What: Monthly Emerald Isle Club Ceili with live music. Note the new location: the Atlantic Ballroom, which has hardwood floors.
Date: Saturday April 7, 2018
Time: 7 - 11 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Mo's Seafood at 1528 East Joppa Road, Towson, MD 21234
Atlantic Ballroom 8819 Orchard Tree Lane, Towson, MD 21286. Free parking, near Gardiner-Wolf Furniture.
Details:Admission: $20 non-member adults ($15 for adult members); $9 ages 7 - 17. Admission includes soda, beer and snacks. Bring a baked good or dessert to share.
Contact: EIC website. Dance location

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Directors Meeting
Date: Saturday April 14, 2018
Time: 7:30 - 9:30 pm
Location:To Be Announced
Details:This directors' meeting is open to current RKIDs members. Organization
Contact: Sonja

Fairfax City Parks & Rec
What: Monthly Ceili
Date: Saturday April 14, 2018
Time: 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Location:Green Acres Center: 4401 Sideburn Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030
Details:Ceilis are on the second Saturday of the month.
Contact: Parks & Rec Course Catalog - flip page to Irish Social Dance

World Folk Music Association
What: Singer-songwriter, David Mallett is one of America’s true original troubadours. In a career spanning four decades, he has recorded 14 albums, had several hundred covers of his songs, including the American folk classic "Garden Song."
Date: Sunday April 15, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm
Location:Positano Ristorante Italiano at 4948 Fairmont Ave., Bethesda, MD 20814
Details:$31.50 online admission, general admission Tickets
Contact: Concert information. Recommended by Kathryn.

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class - Quince Orchard HS, Cafeteria 214
Date: Tuesday April 17, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: NOTE NEW LOCATION: Quince Orchard High School, 15800 Quince Orchard RD, Gaithersburg, MD, US 20878
Map
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

GWCC
What: Monthly Mini-Ceili with live music
Date: Thursday April 19, 2018
Time: 8 - 10 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Limerick Pub at 11301 Elkin St, Wheaton, MD 20902
Argyle Park Activities Blg., 1030 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD 20901
Details:Admission: $5 donation for the band. Flyer
Contact: GWCC web site

GWCC
What: Monthly Ceili.
Date: Sunday April 22, 2018
Time: Workshop: 3pm; Dance: 4 - 8 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Azteca at 9505 Baltimore Ave (Rt. 1, south of Beltway) College Park, MD 20740
Cherry Hill Park conference center ballroom, 9800 Cherry Hill Rd in College Park, MD
Details: Admission: $20 for non-members, $15 members. Featured set: Camus Set.
Contact: GWCC web site

Celtic Society of Southern MD
What: Southern MD Celtic Festival
Date: Saturday April 28, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location:Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, St. Leonard, MD
Details:
Contact:

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class. Note temporary new location: Quince Orchards High School, Cafeteria 214
Date: Tuesday May 1, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:NOTE NEW LOCATION: Quince Orchard High School, 15800 Quince Orchard RD, Gaithersburg, MD, US 20878
Map
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

EIC
What: Monthly Emerald Isle Club Ceili with live music. Note the new location: the Atlantic Ballroom, which has hardwood floors.
Date: Saturday May 5, 2018
Time: 7 - 11 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Mo's Seafood at 1528 East Joppa Road, Towson, MD 21234
Atlantic Ballroom 8819 Orchard Tree Lane, Towson, MD 21286. Free parking, near Gardiner-Wolf Furniture.
Details:Admission: $20 non-member adults ($15 for adult members); $9 ages 7 - 17. Admission includes soda, beer and snacks. Bring a baked good or dessert to share.
Contact: EIC website. Dance location

Tuesday Night Ceili Club
What: The Shepherds Pie Ceili Band and the Tuesday Night Ceili Club will host a Ceili. Hugh Conway calls the familiar dances that everyone has done before.
Date: Sunday May 6, 2018
Time: 4 - 6 pm
Location:Ireland's Four Courts, 2051 Wilson Blvd, Arlington VA 22201. It's across from the Arlington Metro station. If you drive, there's plenty of street parking on Sundays.
Details:Dinner afterward. No admission charge.
Contact: Contact Hugh Conway at ceiliset@yahoo.com

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class. Note temporary new location: Quince Orchard High School Cafeteria.
Date: Tuesday May 8, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: NOTE NEW LOCATION: Quince Orchard High School, 15800 Quince Orchard RD, Gaithersburg, MD, US 20878
Map
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: Winter/Spring 2018 semester class
Date: Tuesday May 15, 2018
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Ridgeview Middle School
Details:
Membership and registration details.   Classes meet every Tuesday. Class sections and times are: Beginner: 7:00 - 7:50 pm; Experienced/Advanced: 8:05 - 9:00 pm.  Class descriptions and syllabus.
Contact:

GWCC
What: Monthly Mini-Ceili with live music
Date: Thursday May 17, 2018
Time: 8 - 10 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Limerick Pub at 11301 Elkin St, Wheaton, MD 20902
Argyle Park Activities Blg., 1030 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD 20901
Details:Admission: $5 donation for the band. Flyer
Contact: GWCC web site

GWCC
What: Monthly Ceili.
Date: Sunday May 20, 2018
Time: Workshop: 3pm; Dance: 4 - 8 pm
Location:
nearby restaurants
Azteca at 9505 Baltimore Ave (Rt. 1, south of Beltway) College Park, MD 20740
Cherry Hill Park conference center ballroom, 9800 Cherry Hill Rd in College Park, MD
Details: Admission: $20 for non-members, $15 members. Featured set: Ballycommon Set.
Contact: GWCC web site

CCE
What: Annual CCE Music, Arts, and Dance (MAD) Week. More information TBA
Date: Sunday July 15, 2018
Time: 7 - 10 pm
Location:TBA
Details:TBA
Contact: website

 RKIDs Social Group 
What: RKIDs take a weekend off and go to the beach ... for the third year! There'll be happy hours, food, a walk on the boardwalk, and of course, dancing.
Dates From and To: Friday September 14, 2018 to Sunday September 16, 2018
Time: all weekend
Location:Bethany Beach, Delaware
Details:
Watch this space for details
Contact: Marilyn O.