Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers

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

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Montgomery College
What: Take a deep dive into the soulful, lyrical, and sometimes funny genre of Irish short stories in the Montgomery College Workforce Development & Continuing Education (WD&CE) course of 4 classes. Text is The Granta Book of the Irish Short Story.
Dates From and To: Thursday June 10, 2021 to Thursday July 1, 2021
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 am, Thursdays
Location:Online. Course: LLI640 8 Hours; CRN#: 46812
Details:$59 + $79 fee = $138. Read, analyze, and discuss the work of 20th century and contemporary Irish writers, such as William Trevor, Seán Ó Faoláin, Mary Lavin, Edna O’Brien, and Colm Tóbin.
WD&CE Brochure
Contact: Montgomery College WD&CE program.

Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers
What: RKIDs' Board of Directors Meeting will be held via Zoom remote conferencing.
Date: Tuesday June 22, 2021
Time: 7:30 - 9:30 pm
This directors' meeting is open to current RKIDs members. Organization
Contact: Kate (meeting agenda) or Bill (meeting URL)

IONA-Barnaby Productions
What: Eclctic bouzouki queen from New Orleans Beth Patterson and champion scottish fiddler and singer Sean Heely. An unexpected pairing of two major talents. You can expect to hear an original sound rooted in tradition, but inspired by the contemporary.
Date: Sunday June 27, 2021
Time: 7:30 pm -
Location:Fairfax Station, VA
For everyone's safety we are limiting the number of seats and we require all those attending to have a Vaccination Certificate. Donations are requested.
Concert will also be live streamed for a cost of $5 and may be ordered at Iona Music.
Contact: For reservations & directions: Purchase Tickets or call (703) 426-1450 or send an email

What: A live-streamed concert featuring rising young artist Patrick Armstrong. He'll mostly be on flute. Ann Marie Breheny will call a modified figures 5 & 6 of the Clare Plain Set.
Date: Sunday June 27, 2021
Time: 7 pm - 8 pm
Online — GWCC YouTube channel
Concert is free and available to anyone, but donations are appreciated to help support the musicians GWCC hires and the GWCC.
Contact: GWCC

What: GWCC teaches Irish Set and Ceili dancing on Thursdays from July 8 to August 26, 2021. They also have a monthly mini-ceili (8-10 pm) that is open to all in lieu of advanced class on July 29 and August 26 (donation suggested for the musicians).
Date: Thursday July 8, 2021
Time: 7-8pm for new dancers/basics, 8-9:30 for advanced
Pilgrim Hills Local Park, 1615 E. Randolph Rd, Colesville, MD 20904
Teacher is Paul O'Donnell. $32 for 8 classes, both beginner and advanced for one price. Flyer
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required to participate.
Contact: email or website

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