Irish Fest

34th Milwaukee Irish Fest is August 14-17, 2014

Countdown to Irish Fest...



Next Meeting

Our next meeting is on

Monday, May 5, 7pm



MEETING SCHEDULES FOR I.G.S.W.

Membership meetings are held the first Monday of each month (except 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 todate information about the library's new facilities and parking arrangements. Phone: (414) 847-2670.


Upcoming Programs


Monday, May 5, 2014

7 p.m., Shorewood Public Library

Riots and Revolts in Ireland


Jack Domencich will be our speaker.


Monday, June 2, 2014

6:30 p.m., Ward Irish Music Archives, Wauwatosa

1532 Wauwatosa Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213

A Field Trip to the Ward Irish Music Archives


Barry Stapleton will be hosting a program at the Ward Irish Music Archives.




Questions? Ideas? Please email Corresponding Secretary Sue Dolinar.


IGSW programs are free and open to the public, and are held eleven times per year, usually on the first Monday of each month except December. 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.