Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers

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

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 RKIDs Social Group 
Brunch at the Green
What: Brunch at the Village Green. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid.
Date: Saturday August 20, 2022
Times (Eastern U.S.): from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location:Village Green Restaurant, 120 N. Frederick Ave (Rt. 355), Gaithersburg MD 20877, just north of the Fr. Cuddy Bridge (which goes over the railroad tracks in Gaithersburg).
Details:
Meet other RKIDs at this casual, local restaurant. There is parking in front (2 spaces), along the side, and in the rear. For easier in and out, park at the nearby IHOP and walk a few steps to the restaurant. No RSVP is necessary.
Contact:
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Jack C (see your membership directory)

 RKIDs Social Group 
Book Discussion Club
What: title: The Celtic World (video) by: Jennifer Paxton
Date: Wednesday August 24, 2022
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Zoom - Online
Details:
This is a video from the Great Courses series, and is in the RKIDs library. We will show it via Zoom. The series covers events from the warriors who nearly defeated Julius Caesar to Irish saints who took on the traits of Celtic deities, get to know the real Celts. Topics: "Celtic Art and Insular Art" and "Medieval Irish Literature."
Info about this Video
Contact: Sonja (for content info), Tom (for Zoom setup help)

 RKIDs Social Group 
Dinner Out Group
What: RKIDs' dinner social at Villa Maya Mexican Restaurant. To sit at the reserved RKIDs table, members must be fully vaccinated against Covid per RKIDs policy.
Date: Friday August 26, 2022
Time: 6 pm -
Location:Villa Maya Restaurant, Rock Creek Village Center, 5532 Norbeck Rd, Rockville 20853
Details:
Reservations are necessary. Contact Marie V at her email address or call her, as listed in your copy of the members directory, by Wednesday, August 24 to reserve your spot.
Contact: Marie V. for reservations
Villa Maya

IONA-Barnaby Productions
Matt and Shannon Heaton
What: Celtic House Concerts at the Swift Run Lodge, presenting Matt and Shannon Heaton. Their combination of flute, bouzouki and vocals brings a lively take on Irish music and continues to charm the audience wherever they perform.
Date: Saturday August 27, 2022
Times (Eastern U.S.): from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Location:Fairfax Station, VA (call for directions)
Details:
Bring a lawn chair and picnic with your beverage of choice. They provide desserts and soft drinks. The suggested donation is $20.
Matt and Shannon Heaton's website.
Contact:
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Reservations & directions call (703) 426-1450 or send an email to ionavoice@pobox.com. More info at Swift Run Concerts

IONA-Barnaby Productions
Isla!
What: Celtic House Concerts at the Swift Run Lodge, presenting Isla!
Date: Saturday September 3, 2022
Times (Eastern U.S.): from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Location:Fairfax Station, VA (call for directions)
Details:
Bring a lawn chair and picnic with your beverage of choice. They provide desserts and soft drinks. The suggested donation is $20.
Isla! - Deborah Packard returns to weave Appalachian and Scottish spells with her heartbreakingly sweet vocals and fine whistle playing while native Glaswegian Peter Cairney provides world class guitar, lap dulcimer and harmonica accompaniment.
Contact:
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Reservations & directions call (703) 426-1450 or send an email to ionavoice@pobox.com. More info at Swift Run Concerts


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