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MIKE RAFFERTY-JOE MADDEN

 C.C.E. BRANCH

OCTOBER 2017 NEWSLETTER
 
ceili-sunday, october 15th 3:PMto 6:PM
V.F.W. HALL - admission $15.
239 LEONIA AVENUE, BOGOTA, N.J.

A  Chairde:
WE ARE OFF AND RUNNING!

   The Mike Rafferty-Joe Madden Ceili will be on Sunday, October 15th, from 3:pm to 6:pm at the VFW Hall in Bogota. Music will be by Eileen Goodman, John Kennedy, Brendan Fahey, and Gerry Kennedy....all musicians are always welcome to sit-in. We are so blessed to have such great music! Our September Ceili was terrific! Thank you all for coming out and thank you for all the goodies. It is greatly appreciated.. 
   
   Dates to remember:
  • Gertie Byrnes #1 Irish Week-End October 27th - 29th, at Villa Roma Resort in Calicoon, N.Y. For more info call 800-533-6767 or 845-887-4800
  • The Council of Irish Associations of Greater Bergen Co. Grand Marshal Dinner, November 4th, at the Greycliff Manor in Moonachie, N.J. Our congratulations to Tommy O"Reilly who will be the 2018 Grand Marshal, a well deserved honor, and to Willie Kelly recipient of the 2018 Turlough O'Carolan Award. Cocktail hour at 5:30pm with our own Eileen Goodman and Rose Flanagan to start off a great evening. Contact Tommy O'Reilly 201-723-1590 of John O'Malley 201-390-6596.
  • The Iselin Ceili Group Fall Ceili, November 11th, 7pm-10pm, at the Kenilworth Veterans Ctr. Kenilworth, N.J. Music by Margie & John Reynolds, Patty Furlong, and Catriona Furlong. Contact Attracta at 732-991-5633.   
   I want to thank Mary & John Carney, Bridie Martin, Phil McNamara for all their help in setting-up for the Ceili, also, all of the Committee for staying on and helping out in any way.

    Hope to see you at our Ceili on Sunday, October 15th for a cup of tea and a few laughs. I'll have the kettle on.

    Our next Ceili will be on November 19th.
       Slan
       Bridie

      Bridie Dal Pizzol, Chair/ John Dal Pizzol, Co Chair/ John & Mary Carney, Secretaries/

Lana Jackson, PRO/ Terry Rafferty, Treasurer/ Gerry Kennedy, Auditor/ Joseph Kelly Youth Officer/

Mary Higgins, Irish Officer/ Father Boland, Chaplan/Bridie Martin, Hospitality, Tom Madden Webmaster