• IHSM HAPPENINGS listed by Month

  • See the IHSM Calendar Page by clicking on the “Calendar” tab above for all weekly entertainment, bands, trivia, etc.

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  • Click on this link to see the most recent Happenings flyer!
    Note: Any updates to the attached electronic copy of the Happenings would be found on the Calendar. Make sure you double-check the Calendar in case things changed once the flyer was posted.

  • Don’t forget to visit Non-IHSM Events for activities not sponsored by IHSM but available locally. Monthly invitations from Comhaltas are posted here as well.

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  • February’s Meetings and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is February 25th, 2020

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar
    - Activities Committee – February 27th
    - Board Meeting – February 11th
    - Cultural Committee – February 12th
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Genealogy (off-site) – off month
    - Golf Committee – Thursday, February 20th, 6 pm
    - House Committee – Sat, February 8th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – February 4th
    - Milford Irish Arts Expo – February 10th & 24th, 6:30-7:30 pm
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm
    - Slainte – February 17th
    - Trivia with Judy – February 6, 13, 20, 27th, Thursday, 7:30 pm – 9 pm

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  • February’s Happenings

  • Music at the Clubhouse!

    New Leaf
    Sat, February 29th, 2020
    9 pm to 11 pm

    Come check out this Irish Band from Hartford!
    Members and their guests welcome

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  • March Meetings and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is March 31, 2020

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar
    - Activities Committee – March 26th
    - Board Meeting – March 10th
    - Book Club – Tuesday, March 24, 7-9 PM: “Country Girl: A Memoir” by Edna O’Brien
    - Cultural Committee – March 11th
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Genealogy (off-site) – March 7th, 10 am
    - Golf Committee – Thursday, March 19th, 6 pm
    - House Committee – Sat, March 14th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – Match 3rd
    - Milford Irish Arts Expo – Mondays in March, 6:30-7:30 pm
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm – March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
    - Slainte – March 16th
    - Trivia with Judy – March 5, 12, 19, 26th, Thursday, 7:30 pm – 9 pm

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  • March 2020 Happenings

  • Kerry Boys!

    Kerry Boys
    Fri, March 6, 2020
    Time: 8 pm – 11 pm

  • Irish Man and Woman of the Year 2020!

    Celebrate with Our 2020 Man and Woman of the Year!
    March 7, 2020
    Come out and honor our newest recipients!
    Irish Man – Mark Morse
    Irish Woman – Amy Lacey

    Mark your calendars!

    Specifics on dinner:
    Location: Grassy Hill CC in Orange.
    Time: 7 – 11 pm.
    Cost: $50 pp, open bar.
    Raffles: 50/50 and baskets, etc.
    Band: The Navels
    Contact Jennifer Hussey at ihsmsecretary@gmail.com

  • Monthly Luncheon!

  • Reggianos
    487 Bridgeport Ave
    March 13th, 12:30 pm
    $22 pp, cash,
    Cash bar
    Reservations by 3/10..lcontact Joan Sullivan at jmlsully@gmail.com or 203-215-4626

  • March 13th Parade Day Eve: Chris Kiley to Kick Off St. Pat’s Weekend Festivities!

    Chris Kiley Music
    Fri, March 13, 8 pm – 11 pm

  • March 14th Parade Day: Marchers Needed!

    St. Patrick’s Day Parade!
    March 14, 2020

    Meet at Wasson Field at noon to claim your County flag (Step-off at 1 pm) and march with other club members!! So much fun!

  • March 14th Parade Day: Afternoon Band: Bobby’s Back!

    Bobby Morrill Music
    Sat, March 14, 2020
    Time: 2 pm – 5 pm

  • March 14th Parade Day: Evening Band!

    Camac
    March 14th, 2020
    Time: 7 to 10 pm

  • March 17th St. Patrick’s Day: Noon Band. Alehounds Begin the Day’s Entertainment!

    Alehounds on St. Patrick’s Day
    March 17th, 2020
    Time: 12:00-3:00 pm

  • March 17th: St. Patrick’s Day. Come Down and Enjoy Our Early Evening Band!

    Jolly Beggars on St. Patrick’s Day
    March 17th, 2020
    Time: 5:30-7:30 pm

  • March 17th: St. Patrick’s Day. Continue to Sing and Dance with Our Evening Band!

    Chris Kiley on St. Patrick’s Day
    March 17th, 2020
    Time: 8:00-10:00 pm

  • John Whelan back again!

  • “John Whelan 5oth Anniversary Tour”

    P.V. O’Donnell Branch CCE and Irish Heritage Society of Milford of Milford present…
    Friday, March 20, 2020, at 7 pm
    Irish Heritage Society of Milford,
    131 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT 06460
    Tickets $10 (Doors open at 6 pm)

    Open to the Public
    You can purchase tickets online here:
    Click this link to brownpapertickets.com/event/4492887

  • Music at the Clubhouse in March!

    Ringrose and Freeman
    Sat. March 28th, 2020 from 7 to 10 pm
    Members and their guests welcome

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  • April’s Meetings and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is April 28th, 2020

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar:
    - Activities Committee – April 30th
    - Board Meeting – April 14th
    - Cultural Committee – April 6th
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Golf Committee – Thursday, April 16th, 6 am
    - House Committee – Sat, April 11th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – April 7th
    - Milford Irish Arts Expo – Monday’s in April, 6:30-7:30 pm
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm – April 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
    - Slainte – April 20th
    - Trivia with Judy – April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30th, Thursday, 7:30 pm – 9 pm

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  • April’s Happenings!

  • Yee Haw!

    Line Dancing / Country Dance Night!
    Sat, April 4, 2020, 7pm – 11pm

  • Our Very Own Milford Irish Arts Expo!

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    Milford Irish Arts Expo, 10 am – 4 pm; Chris Kiley host, 5:30 – 6:30 pm; and Andy Cooney Performance, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
    Sat, April 18

    The Irish Heritage Society of Milford is proud to share the cultural aspects of our Irish heritage and the talents of its people! The Milford Irish Arts Expo is sponsored in part by a grant from Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Emigrant Support Program as well as Beirne Wealth Consulting Services, LLC.

    Andy Cooney will be there from 6:30 to 8:30 pm!! And Kris Kiley will start the evening off from 5:30 to 6:30 pm!

    The Milford Irish Arts Expo will be held on Saturday, April 18th at:
    Jonathan Law High School
    20 Lansdale Ave, Milford, CT 06460

    You can purchase tickets to one of the following three items through the link below:
    1) Admission to the Milford Irish Arts Expo from 10 am to 4 pm —> $10
    2) Admission to the Andy Cooney Concert from 5 pm to 9 pm —> $20
    3) Admission to both the Milford Arts Expo and the Andy Cooney Concert —> $25

    We will have food trucks in close proximity to the event

    Click here to purchase tickets!
    - Soon we will post all the available workshops and demos available for selection!

  • Chris Kiley’s Back Again!

    Chris Kiley’s Music
    Friday, Apr 24, 2020
    Time: 8 – 11 pm

    Open to Members and their guests

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  • May Meetings and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is May 26th, 2019

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar
    - Activities Committee – TBD
    - Board Meeting – May 12th, 7 pm
    - Book Club – Tuesday, May 19, “The Fire Starters” by Northern Irish writer Jan Carlson
    - Cultural Committee – May 13th, 6 pm
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Genealogy (off-site) – May 2nd, 10 am
    - House Committee – Sat, May 9th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm – May 6th, 20th, 27th
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – May 5th
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm – May 6th, 20th, 27th
    - Slainte – May 18th
    - Trivia with Judy – May 7, 14, 21, 28th, Thursday, 7:30 pm – 9 pm

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  • May’s Happenings!

  • Annual Kentucky Derby Race Day!

  • Kentucky Derby Party!
    Sat, May 2, 5 pm – 9 pm
    Details to Follow!

  • Helena Byrne Back by Popular Demand!

    Helena Byrne, Wednesday, 5/13/20, 7pm.
    A long-awaited return performance!
    Details: Don’t miss this wonderful performance by a master storyteller and songstess. Two previous sold-out events at IHSM. Details for reservations to follow. Here’s a link to her previous visits with us:
    Click on this link to see Helene Byrne’s last performance at the IHSM clubhouse!

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  • June’s Meetings and Activities

  • General Membership Meeting is June 30th, 2019

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar:
    - Activities Committee – June 25th, 6 -7 pm
    - Board Meeting – June 9th, 7 pm
    - Cultural Committee – June 10th, 6 – 7 pm
    - Golf Committee – June 18th, 6 – 7 pm
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - House Committee – Sat, June 13th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm, June 3rd, 10th, 17th
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – June 2nd, 7 pm
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm – June 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
    - Slainte – June 15th, 7 pm
    - Trivia with Judy – June 4, 11, 18, 25th, Thursday, 7:30 pm – 9 pm

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  • June’s Happenings!

  • Slainte Golf Outing!

    Slainte Golf Outing
    Monday, June 1st, 2020
    More News to follow!

  • Music at the Clubhouse!

  • Howie and the Soul Potatoes
    Saturday, July 11 from 8 to 11.

  • Italian Night

  • Sat, June 13, 2020, 7 pm – 11 pm
    More information to follow

  • Music at the Clubhouse!

    Washboard Slim and the Blue Lights
    Saturday, June 27th – 8-11 pm

    Members and their guests welcome!

  • July’s Events and Activities!

  • August’s Events and Activities!

  • The Void
    August 8th…8 to 11

    Members and Their Guests Welcome.

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