Ring of Kerry Irish Dancers

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

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Here's the calendar of events sponsored by the RKIDs, other area Irish social dance organizations, and cool things our members are doing or suggesting. Deadline for submittals: give changes to the website coordinator by Saturday for posting by the next Tuesday. All content must meet RKIDs' editorial acceptability rules. Hairy Eyeball

RKIDs classes: If Montgomery County Public Schools are closed for the day or for the afternoon, we will NOT have class (even if the schools re-open in the evening).

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Birthday!
Happy Birthday to Emmett M

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Birthday!
Happy Birthday to Maureen Ke
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Catskills Irish Arts Week: Irish Arts Week (7 days)
Sponsor/Host:Catskills Irish Arts Week
What: Catskills Irish Arts Week returns this year. Many workshops. Concerts begin at 7:30 pm. Nightly Sessions around East Durham Irish Village begin at 10 PM to 12 AM.
Dates From and To: Sunday July 10, 2022 to Saturday July 16, 2022
Time: various - Virtual
Location:East Durham, NY
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Various tiers of admission. One of the dance instructors is Padraig McEneany, and one of the accordion teachers is Billy McComiskey.
Contact: Irish Arts Week website.

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 Social Group: Book Discussion Club
Sponsor/Host: RKIDs Social Group 
What: title: The Celtic World (video) by: Jennifer Paxton
Date: Wednesday July 13, 2022
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:Zoom - Online
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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.
Contact: Sonja (for content info), Tom (for Zoom setup help)

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 Social Group: Brunch at the Green
Sponsor/Host: RKIDs Social Group 
What: Brunch at the Village Green. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid.
Date: Saturday July 16, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - noon
Location:Village Green Restaurant, 120 N. Frederick Ave (Rt. 255), Gaithersburg MD 20877, just north of the Fr. Cuddy Bridge (which goes over the railroad tracks in Gaithersburg).
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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: Jack C (see your membership directory)

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Happy Birthday to Maureen D
CCE: CCE MAD Week (6 days)
Sponsor/Host:CCE
What: Annual CCE Musical Arts and Dance (MAD) week.
Dates From and To: Monday July 18, 2022 to Saturday July 23, 2022
Time: various
Location:Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy
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Contact: See their website or FaceBook page.

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Happy Birthday to Marie G
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 Social Group: Book Discussion Club
Sponsor/Host: RKIDs Social Group 
What: title: The Celtic World (video) by: Jennifer Paxton
Date: Wednesday July 27, 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.
Contact: Sonja (for content info), Tom (for Zoom setup help)

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IONA-Barnaby Productions: Jack Beck in concert
Sponsor/Host:IONA-Barnaby Productions
What: Celtic House Concerts at the Swift Run Lodge, presenting Jack Beck
Date: Saturday July 30, 2022
Time: 7:30 pm
Location:Fairfax Station, VA (call for directions)
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Bring a lawn chair and picnic with your beverage of choice. They provide desserts and soft drinks. The suggested donation is $20. Jack Beck has dedicated his life to the study and performance of traditional Scottish music. With 9 recordings and many awards to his credit, his easy-going personality and musical skill have earned him popularity throughout the Scottish commmunity.
Contact: Reservations & directions call (703) 426-1450 or send an email to ionavoice@pobox.com. More info at Swift Run Concerts

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Birthday!
Happy Birthday to Judy A


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