Amherst Irish Association
Cumann Gaelach Amherst

General News

Bloomsday 2021: An Online Literary Festival

To benefit the Computer Scholarship Fund

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jun 11, 2021
Updated: Fri, Jun 11, 2021

Boston Consulate May/June Newsletter

The latest update from the Irish Consulate in Boston

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jun 4, 2021
Updated: Fri, Jun 4, 2021

Boston Consulate April Newsletter

The latest update from the Irish Consulate in Boston

Posted: to General News on Thu, Apr 15, 2021
Updated: Thu, Apr 15, 2021

Salad Day by Deirdre Kinahan - April 15, 7 PM

The Here Comes Everybody Players on Zoom

Posted: to General News on Mon, Apr 5, 2021
Updated: Mon, Apr 5, 2021

UMASS Irish Dance Club holds virtual St. Patrick’s Day celebration

Posted: to General News on Sun, Mar 21, 2021
Updated: Sun, Mar 21, 2021

Global Irish Newsletter

A Message from Minister of State Colm Brophy T.D.

Posted: to General News on Mon, Mar 15, 2021
Updated: Mon, Mar 15, 2021

The Power of a Name - EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

Paying trubute to those who emigrated from Ireland

Posted: to General News on Mon, Mar 15, 2021
Updated: Mon, Mar 15, 2021

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day 2021

Liam Neeson style!

Posted: to General News on Thu, Mar 11, 2021
Updated: Thu, Mar 11, 2021

The Gift of the Gab (March 17, 2021)

An evening of Irish music, songs, and blather!

Posted: to General News on Thu, Mar 11, 2021
Updated: Thu, Mar 11, 2021

More Events in Honor of St. Patrick’s Day

Special edition of the Boston Irish Consulate newsletter

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 9, 2021
Updated: Tue, Mar 9, 2021

Virtual events in honor of St. Patrick’s Day

Provided by the Consulate General of Ireland in Boston

Posted: to General News on Wed, Mar 3, 2021
Updated: Tue, Mar 9, 2021

Boston Consulate February Newsletter

The latest newsletter from the Irish Consulate in Boston

Posted: to General News on Sun, Feb 21, 2021
Updated: Sun, Feb 21, 2021

Boston Consulate January Newsletter

The latest newsletter from the Irish Consulate in Boston

Posted: to General News on Wed, Jan 27, 2021
Updated: Wed, Jan 27, 2021

Boston Consulate December Newsletter

The latest newsletter from the Irish Consulate in Boston

Posted: to General News on Fri, Dec 18, 2020
Updated: Fri, Dec 18, 2020

Boston Consulate November Newsletter

The latest newsletter from the Irish Consulate in Boston

Posted: to General News on Wed, Nov 25, 2020
Updated: Fri, Dec 18, 2020

Rosemary Caine receives 2020 Margaret Maher Award

Event video available on YouTube

Posted: to General News on Mon, Oct 19, 2020
Updated: Mon, Oct 19, 2020

1st AIA Zoom session has YouTube link!

1st event of the 2020-2021 series is uploaded to YouTube

Posted: to General News on Mon, Sep 28, 2020
Updated: Mon, Sep 28, 2020

Carry Him Shoulder High

Story of Inspiration by Mary Kate O’Flanagan

Posted: to General News on Wed, Aug 12, 2020
Updated: Wed, Aug 12, 2020

60 Irish American leaders call for end to racism in honor of John Lewis

“This is no time for Irish America to be sitting on the sidelines when it comes to racial justice.”

Posted: to General News on Mon, Aug 3, 2020
Updated: Mon, Aug 3, 2020

Irish Community Conversation on Black Lives Matter

3-Part Webinar Series

Posted: to General News on Mon, Aug 3, 2020
Updated: Mon, Aug 3, 2020

Keeping Elders Safe in County Roscommon

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jul 27, 2020
Updated: Mon, Jul 27, 2020

New article on Margaret Maher by AIA member Rosie Caine

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jul 27, 2020
Updated: Mon, Jul 27, 2020

Try Your Hand at Learning Irish Gaelic...for $5!

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jul 3, 2020
Updated: Fri, Jul 3, 2020

All remaining AIA programs for Spring 2020 have been cancelled

Posted: to General News on Mon, Apr 6, 2020
Updated: Mon, Apr 6, 2020

CANCELLED -- Irish Dance Workshops and Ceilis with Rebecca McGowan

Posted: to General News on Wed, Feb 5, 2020
Updated: Mon, Apr 6, 2020

Album Release Screening & House Ceili - Feb 8

Posted: to General News on Wed, Feb 5, 2020
Updated: Wed, Feb 5, 2020

Comhrá le Chéile Irish Language Course to begin online!

Posted: to General News on Wed, Sep 4, 2019
Updated: Wed, Sep 4, 2019

House Concert - June 20, 2019

Posted: to General News on Sat, Jun 8, 2019
Updated: Sat, Jun 8, 2019

Lá na Gaeilge – Irish Day at Elms College

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 26, 2019
Updated: Tue, Mar 26, 2019

Irish radio interview with Aífe Murray April 7

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 12, 2019
Updated: Sun, Mar 17, 2019

A Critical Reading of

Posted: to General News on Sun, Mar 10, 2019
Updated: Sun, Mar 10, 2019

Rosemary Caine & Wilde Irish Shenanigans

Posted: to General News on Tue, Mar 5, 2019
Updated: Tue, Mar 5, 2019

Irish Language Course - Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry

Posted: to General News on Mon, Feb 25, 2019
Updated: Mon, Feb 25, 2019

Presentations for Margaret Maher Essay Competition

Posted: to General News on Mon, Oct 8, 2018
Updated: Mon, Oct 8, 2018

September 2nd - Le Chéile in Concert

Traditional Irish music for the start of our 2018-19 season!

Posted: to General News on Wed, Aug 15, 2018
Updated: Thu, Feb 28, 2019

Timothy Egan to speak at Great Hunger Museum on May 31

Posted: to General News on Tue, May 15, 2018
Updated: Tue, May 15, 2018

NEW!! - 2 Irish Language Conversation Groups to Start!

Posted: to General News on Sat, May 5, 2018
Updated: Sat, May 5, 2018

Rosemary Caine & Wilde Irish Women: Rise Again [Sat, March 17]

Posted: to General News on Mon, Mar 5, 2018
Updated: Mon, Mar 5, 2018

A Lifetime’s Collection of Irish Literary & Historical Treasures, Feb. 11

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jan 26, 2018
Updated: Fri, Jan 26, 2018

A Celtic Nutcracker

Posted: to General News on Fri, Dec 1, 2017
Updated: Fri, Dec 1, 2017

Emergence: Three Poets Sunday, Nov 5

Posted: to General News on Thu, Oct 19, 2017
Updated: Mon, Oct 30, 2017

Avila Kilmurray Lecture at Smith College 10-24-17

Posted: to General News on Thu, Oct 19, 2017
Updated: Thu, Oct 19, 2017

MA Degree in English Offered at University of Limerick

Posted: to General News on Sun, Oct 15, 2017
Updated: Tue, Oct 17, 2017

3 Finalists Chosen for Inaugural Margaret Maher Award

Posted: to General News on Fri, Oct 13, 2017
Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017

Moonfish Theatre’s Star of the Sea

Coming to Bowker Auditorium, UMASS, Oct. 3rd and 4th, 2017

Posted: to General News on Fri, Sep 22, 2017
Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017

Second call for submissions: Margaret Maher Award

Submission period has been extended until September 30

Posted: to General News on Fri, Sep 1, 2017
Updated: Fri, Sep 1, 2017

September 17th…it’s a Céilí!

Join us for our first event of the fall season!

Posted: to General News on Fri, Sep 1, 2017
Updated: Fri, Sep 1, 2017

Event Series 2017-2018 is Announced!

Posted: to General News on Fri, Sep 1, 2017
Updated: Fri, Sep 1, 2017

Comhrá le Chéile Offers New Irish Language Courses

Posted: to General News on Mon, Jul 3, 2017
Updated: Mon, Jul 3, 2017

Two online Irish language courses scheduled!

Posted: to General News on Mon, May 22, 2017
Updated: Mon, May 22, 2017

Reading by Irish poet Jane Clarke

Thursday, May 4, 2107 at Jones Library

Posted: to General News on Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Updated: Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Great Hunger Museum tour at Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT

Posted: to General News on Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Updated: Fri, Apr 21, 2017

AIA mugs now available!

Talks, Tea & Tunes

Posted: to General News on Fri, Apr 21, 2017
Updated: Fri, Sep 1, 2017

Online passport renewal now available for Irish citizens

Posted: to General News on Sat, Apr 1, 2017
Updated: Fri, Apr 21, 2017

It’s dues time for 2017!

Posted: to General News on Sun, Jan 1, 2017
Updated: Wed, Mar 29, 2017

AIA receives 2 grants from the Irish government

Posted: to General News on Sat, Oct 1, 2016
Updated: Sat, Oct 1, 2016

Events of Fall 2016 and Spring 2017!!

Posted: to General News on Mon, Aug 1, 2016
Updated: Mon, Aug 1, 2016

Events in Spring 2016

Posted: to General News on Sun, May 1, 2016
Updated: Sun, May 1, 2016

Panel Discussion of St. Patrick’s Day at UMASS March 23, 2016

Posted: to General News on Thu, Mar 24, 2016
Updated: Thu, Mar 24, 2016

The 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Uprising commemorated

AIA members on the steps of Amherst Town Hall participate in a global reading of the 1916 Proclamation of Irish Independence on the centennial April 24, 2016 at 10 a.m.

Posted: to General News on Mon, Mar 7, 2016
Updated: Sat, Mar 25, 2017

Two online articles highlight the Amherst Irish Association!

Posted: to General News on Tue, Feb 2, 2016
Updated: Tue, Feb 2, 2016

Selectboard Proclamation re-designates February 1 as

Posted: to General News on Thu, Jan 28, 2016
Updated: Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Don’t Forget to Renew Your Membership!

Posted: to General News on Fri, Jan 1, 2016
Updated: Fri, Jan 1, 2016

Would you like the chance to practice your Gaelic speaking skills?

Posted: to General News on Thu, Jan 15, 2015
Updated: Thu, Jan 15, 2015