Monthly Archives: August 2016

Community Brewery

IAS Friends having a good time at the Community Brewery.

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RISING – Battle of Ashbourne

A violent confrontation between the RIC and the Irish Volunteers Fingal Brigade took place in County Meath.  The Brigade was commanded by Thomas Ashe, involved with the IRB, Gaelic League and GAA. The Fingal Brigade trained with a strategy of … Continue reading

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This is a fabulous trip trip to Ireland.   We hope you can join us for 13 days in September next year.  Please click on the underlined for more details. 2017 IRELAND GROUP TRIP Wild Atlantic Way Tour Sheila & Cynthia … Continue reading

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A significant number of men in the West were prepared to fight for Irish independence.  Since the early nineteenth century, Galway had a secret society determined to redistribute land from the large landowners to the tenant farmer.  Therefore, it was … Continue reading

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Book Club

We had a great time when Kathy Moore presented Game of Thrones.  An interview with the author, George R. R. Martin, and several scenes from the series were viewed.

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