Coming events . . .

compiled by Irish & Irish American Studies

Mary Redmond Ussher, Irish author

Wednesday, Dec. 10th, 6:30pm

25 St Philip St

Charleston, SC

The South Carolina Ladies Ancient Order Of Hibernian's State Board is hosting an evening with Irish Author, Mary Redmond Ussher. Mary will be discussing her book The Pink Ribbon Path. A wonderful guide for both men and women who face serious illness or care for those who are ill. Anyone looking for strength and inner peace, will enjoy hearing Mary's original prayers and reflections written on her journey with cancer.


Dr Megan Baker MD, Surgical Oncologist, MUSC Hollings Cancer Center will also share her thoughts.


The program is set for 6:30 pm, DEC 10, 2014, Room 118 in the College of Charleston's Education Center, 25 St Phillip St., (Building 95 on the campus map) at the College of Charleston. A convenient parking garage is located across the street, on the left just past the St. Phillip and George Street intersection.


Prof. Joe Kelly will also have a short video and a few words about the College of Charleston's Irish Studies and Student Exchange Programs slated for Fall 2015.


Irish music performed by Fiddler and singer, Karin McQuade, Step dancing by Legacy Irish Dance Academy, and all the beauty of Charleston, South Carolina at Christmas time! You don't want to miss this great night.


** donations gladly accepted for the charitable givings of the Hibernians.


For more info or to RSVP please contact

CHERYL DANIELS 843.709.5839

cheryld668@gmail.com

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Celtic Christmas (with a Celebration of 1914 Christmas Armistice)

Monday, Dec. 15th, 7:30pm

150 Meeting St

Charleston, SC

  • Na Fidleiri and the Taylor Festival Choir
  • Mary and Robert Taylor, directors

  • Don't miss one of Charleston's favorite and most unique annual Christmastide event, featuring traditional and Celtic infused Holiday music! Special for this year: a segment celebrating the famed 1914 Christmas ceasefire between English and German troops on Christmas Eve.

TICKETS

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Music at Seanachaí

12 December: The Lowhills

13 December: Dallas Baker with special guest, Red Light Rodeo

19 December: The Traveling Kine

20 December: The Hungry Monk


Seanachaí Irish Pub and Social Club is located on Johns Island at 3157B Maybank Highway next to Sweeney's

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Exploratory Committee

Cara Delay, History

Joe Kelly, English

Mark Long, Political Science

Moore Quinn, Anthropology

Trish Ward, English

Stephen White, Charleston Historical Society

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CofC student on the shore at Doolin, looking across at the Cliffs of Moher, July 2013.