The Leitrim football dance will take place Jan. 30 in M’stros, Morris Park, in the Bronx. Music will be provided by The Cara Band. The guest of honor will be Mike Brosnan. For information, call Frank Brady at (914) 963-8729.<BR>
Astoria Gaels AGM
The Astoria Gaels will hold their annual general meeting on Feb. 8 at 8 p.m. at McLoughlin’s Bar. All members are asked to attend and new members are always welcome.
The GAA of greater New York will hold their 65th annual banquet on Feb. 13 at the Surf Club, 280 Davenport Ave., New Rochelle. Guest of honor will be Terry Connaughton. Cocktail hour will start at 8 p.m., followed by a full dinner. Music will be provided by Brogue. Tickets cost $65. The banquet program is open to advertisers at $100 per page and $200 per gold page. For information, call Liam Bermingham at (914) 237-2586.
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Limerick Hurling Club and the Limerick Association of New York will hold a victory celebration and dinner dance on Feb. 27 in the Royal Regency Hotel, 165 Tuckahoe Road, in Yonkers. Cocktail hour will be from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Music will be provided by Brogue. The guest of honor will be Maurice Foley and the hurler of the year award will go to Finbar Flood. For information, call Brendan O’Sullivan at (914) 237-8022 or Bill Cobert at (212) 734-2967.
Fermanagh dinner dance
The Fermanagh Gaelic Football Club will hold their annual dinner dance on Saturday, March 6, in Greentree Country Club, New Rochelle. Music by Crisis. Guest of Honor is Belleek native and club PRO Sheila Denning, Clubperson of the year is Nollaig Cleary, the club secretary.For information or to advertise in the journal, call (718) 994-7663 or (718) 994-5018
The Lansdowne Rugby Football Club will hold their third annual St. Patrick’s Day Rugby Tournament on Saturday, March 13, at Van Cortlandt Park, at 251st Street, in the Bronx.
The last two years have seen as many as 25 teams New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Massachusetts, competing in Premiere, Club and Social brackets. The tournament begins at 9 a.m. and runs until mid-afternoon, with the nearby Lansdowne Bar hosting the traditional post-game socializing.
For details, call Pete Maloney at (212) 756-0223 or e-mail him at Peadhar@prodigy.net.
Aisling Center ‘robics
‘robics classes are held every Monday at 8:30 p.m. and every Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Aisling Center, 990 McLean Ave., Yonkers. For details, call (914) 237-5121 or (914) 776-7341.
Mayo-New York football club is organizing a trip to Ireland in July 2000. Anyone interested in joining should call Pat Gavin at (914) 237-9372.
The Mayo football team is back in training for 1999. New players welcome. For information, call Mike Ruane at (718) 892-9810.