Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers

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


Blarney Notice

It's all about our recent holiday party, which was virtual...ly fabulous. Three videos are included.

Calendar of EventsCalendar Notice

Our list of what's going on in the Maryland Irish set and ceili dance scene, plus a little more.

Birthdays A Week Around Today

Obie O

  • Book Discussion Group reviews 97 Orchard on January 19. Discussion questions are here. If you signed up for the first discussion, you are signed up for this one. Otherwise, contact Sonja or Marilyn to see if there are openings.
  • GWCC presents a live-streamed concert featuring fiddler Joe DeZarn and Pat Egan on Sunday January 24.

Quick Steps

Book Discussion Series

The book discussion club continues to turn pages. On its agenda are these stories of Irish interest:

Every member who is interested in participating must sign up. Contact Sonja via her email. Discussion sessions will be done via Zoom on designated Tuesdays; see our events calendar. Participants will get an email from Tom O. with connection instructions a week before the discussion date. There will also be an outline of ideas for discussion. You have to acquire the books on your own. Good readings!

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Dance Class Announcement

Due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic and our need to protect our members, the RKIDs Board of Directors regretfully has cancelled the Winter/Spring 2021 dance class semester.
We will return to the dance floor!

Rundown of Recent Major Club Events

The dances we practice are selected from popular MD-DC-VA ceili and set dance group lists as well as other sources. Learn more about us.