Irish Fest

37th Milwaukee Irish Fest is August 17-20, 2017

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No meeting in August

The genealogy tent is open at Irish Fest from August 18-21.





MEETING SCHEDULES FOR I.G.S.W.

Member meetings are held the first Monday of each month except August when there is no meeting. Occasionally, due to holidays, the monthly meeting is moved to the second Monday of the month. An annual Holiday Party is held in December.

A NOTE ABOUT MEETING LOCATIONS:

The Irish Cultural and Heritage Center (ICHC) is located at 2133 West Wisconsin Avenue near downtown Milwaukee, housed in the historic former Grand Avenue Congregational Church. Parking is available for evening programs in the two lots just south of the alley behind the building, accessible via 23rd street. The ICHC is also home to the Irish Emigration Library, sponsored by the Irish Genealogical Society of Wisconsin. Visit the ICHC web site for more information.

The Shorewood Public Library is located at 3920 N. Murray Ave., Shorewood WI 53211, one block south of Capitol Drive and three blocks east of Oakland Avenue in Shorewood. Programs will be held in the lower level meeting room. Parking will be available behind the building, accessible via Frederick Avenue. Visit the library's web site at http://www.mcfls.org/shorewood/ for up-to-date information about the library's new facilities and parking arrangements. Phone: (414) 847-2670.

Questions? Ideas? Please email Corresponding Secretary Maura Bournique


IGSW programs are free and open to the public,and are held eleven times per year, usually on the first Monday of each month. There is no meeting in August. Programs are held at The Shorewood Village Center inside the Shorewood Public Library, or at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center (ICHC), home to the Society's research library. In addition, some summer programs are excursions to other locations.

The Shorewood Village Center is located at 3920 N. Murray Ave., in the lower level of the Shorewood Public Library one block south of Capitol Drive. The Irish Cultural and Heritage Center (ICHC) is located at 2133 W. Wisconsin Ave. in downtown Milwaukee just west of Marquette University, in the historic Tory Hill neighborhood.