Events at the Irish Center

  ~ NOVEMBER 11 – BUS TRIP TO THE SANDS CASINO IN BETHLEHEM, PA WITH BREAKFAST AT THE IRISH CENTER ~
We will have a bus trip to the Sands Casino in Bethlehem, PA with breakfast at the Irish Center before we leave. Breakfast will be served from 8:00 to 9:15 A.M. The bus will depart for the Casino at 9:30 A.M and we will leave the Casino at 5:30 P.M. to head home. The trip, including breakfast, will cost $30.00. You will receive a $30.00 voucher and a $5.00 food voucher from the Casino. Photo ID or Sands Casino Card is required to get the vouchers. Call Phyllis at 302-354-1356 to reserve your seat. Your seat will be reserved when your payment is received. Reserve your seat early as seating is limited and the bus fills up fast.

~ NOVEMBER 18 – THANKSGIVING CEILI/SET DANCE ~
Our Ceili will be held from 2:00 to 5:30 P.M. McDermott’s Handy and Friends will be providing wonderful live music. Admission is $14.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members. As always, snacks or desserts to share are most welcome. Our bar will be open to purchase your favorite beverages. For information, contact Mary Collins at m02bc@aol.com or 302-369-0101. Visit our Club’s website at www.nccisirishsociety.org for directions.

~ NOVEMBER 1 TO DECEMBER 1 – CINDERELLA CHEESECAKE FUNDRAISER~
Happy Holidays!! It’s time again for our annual Cheesecake fundraiser. We thought that Thanksgiving is for pumpkin pie and Christmas is for cheesecake. They are great to take to your holiday parties. This year our fundraiser is running from November 1st till December 1st.  Delivery will be on December 19th.   All cheesecakes are $25.00 this includes the sugar free and sampler cheesecake. New this year is Chocolate cheesecake which has a chocolate crust and a Strawberry cheesecake. If you have any questions feel free to call me at 302-494-8304 or email me at sharong1215@comcast.net
  
Mark Your Calendar For These Upcoming Events
~ DECEMBER 6 – TREE TRIMMING PARTY ~
Our ‘Tree Trimming Party’ will be on Thursday evening at 7:00 P.M.  All members are invited to bring an ornament for our tree and join your friends as we decorate the Irish Center for the holidays. 

~ DECEMBER 9– CHILDRENS CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST ~
We will have a ‘Breakfast with Santa’ on Sunday morning from 10:00 to 12:00 Noon for the children and grand-children, age 10 and under, of our members only.  Call Diane at 302-584-6042 (after 6:00 P.M.) or email her at: irishmom1031@aol.com by November 30 with the name age, and gender of your child/children so we can give Santa the list. Breakfast for two adults accompanying their child will be free, additional adults in your group will be charged $4.00.  

~ DECEMBER 16 – CHRISTMAS CEILI/SET DANCE ~
Our Christmas Ceili/Set dance will be held on Sunday afternoon from 2:00 to 5:30 P.M. Live music will be provided by McDermott’s Handy and Friends. Admission is $14.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members. As always snacks or desserts to share are most welcome. Our bar will be open to purchase your favorite beverages. For information contact Mary Collins at - m02bc@aol.com or 302-369-0101. Visit the club’s website at www.nccirishsociety.org for directions. 

~ DECEMBER 19 – DANCE CLASS CHRISTMAS PARTY ~
The Dance Class Christmas Party will be on Wednesday evening from 7:30 to 9:30 P.M. As usual, everyone who attended our classes in the past and the supporters of our Ceili/Set Dances are invited to join us for the evening. Attendees are asked to bring a dessert, appetizer or whatever to share. We’ll do some dancing and socializing and after our party you’re welcome to continue socializing at the Pub’s Christmas Party. 

~ DECEMBER 19 – PUB CHRISTMAS PARTY ~
The “Pub Christmas Party” will be on Wednesday evening from 7:30 to 11:00 P.M. It would be gratefully appreciated, but not required, if all attendees bring a food dish to share with our friends. If you plan to attend please call Phyllis at 302-354-1356 to tell her what dish you will bring so we will not have duplicates. The last 10-Week drawing will also be held during the party.

~ DECEMBER 19 – CINDERELLA CHEESECAKE FUNDRAISER ~
Pickup for the Cheesecakes will be on Wednesday, December 19, after 7:30 PM in the Irish Center, 1301 S. Rodney St. Wilmington, DE 19805.