Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 7:30pm – 9:00pm at the Irish Connoisseur THE MAMMY by Brendan O’Carroll “Mammy” is what Irish children call their mothers and The Mammy is Agnes Browne–a widow struggling to...
Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

Come for the Baileys, Stay for the Conversation

The Irish Connoisseur’s Irish Book Club Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 7:30pm – 9:00pm at the Irish Connoisseur Brooklyn by Colm Toibin A classical coming of age story, pure, unsensationalized, quietly profound, Eilis Lacey, unable to find suitable...
Family – Happy Birthday Aunt Helen

Family – Happy Birthday Aunt Helen

To my amazing Aunt Helen who embraces her Irish Catholic Heritage and who has over the years shared with me a few insights to happiness… – A wash and style is the best therapy ever. Sanity can be maintained with a weekly visit to the beauty salon. Yes!...
What is Irish?

What is Irish?

What is Irish? Some would have you think that only those born in Ireland can call themselves Irish. I’ve actually had people tell me that I am not Irish, I am American. Well, yes, I am a very proud American, but I am Irish too. It’s not a matter of where I...
Irish Book Club – May 14, 2014

Irish Book Club – May 14, 2014

Please Join Us for an Evening of Good Conversation, Laughter and A little Irish Baileys Wednesday, May 14th 7:30-9:00 THE MUSIC LESSON by Katharine Weber About the book “She’s beautiful,” writes Irish-American art historian Patricia Dolan in the...