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We’re still celebrating…April 11th Ceili and House Concert the 13th

March may be over…but we’re still celebrating! Join us for a ceili at the Buffalo Irish Center on Saturday, April 11, from 8-11pm.  Lively traditional Irish music provided by talented local musicians.  Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for Comhaltas members, … Continue reading

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An Irish Celebration at the Castellani Art Museum

The Martin Wynne branch is participating in A Celebration of Irish Dance, Music, and Merriment on Sunday, March 8th at the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University. Bridget English, our branch chair, will give a presentation on the history of traditional Irish music … Continue reading

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Patrick O’Dea Set Dance Workshop Feb. 24th

Please welcome internationally-renowned instructor Patrick O’Dea as he returns to the Buffalo Irish Center, 245 Abbott Road on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 7:30pm. Patrick O’Dea is one of the world’s leading teachers of Irish set dancing and step dancing. … Continue reading

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Ceili February 28th

…And we’re back!  Dust the snow off your boots and discover the best kept secret to staying warm! Buffalo Comhaltas is sponsoring a Céilí on Saturday, February 28, 2015.  Held at the Buffalo Irish Center, 245 Abbott Rd. Buffalo, NY 14220, … Continue reading

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Ceili November 22nd – CANCELLED

Due to the snowstorm, the ceili is cancelled. Please stay tune-d for the next ceili!   Keep warm and safe Buffalo and have a Happy Thanksgiving!   Please join the Martin Wynne Branch as we celebrate the Samhain season with a fantastic … Continue reading

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Celtic Origins of Halloween

The witching season is upon us!  Our modern day Halloween traditions have foundations in the Celtic festival of Samhain (SOW-in), one of the four Gaelic seasonal festivals.  Below are some fascinating facts about the origin of Halloween! Have a happy Samhain! Following … Continue reading

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Céilí July 12th

Please join us for a Céilí on Saturday, July 12th from 8-11pm at the Buffalo Irish Center (245 Abbot Rd, Buffalo 14220).  Live music provided by local band Green Grass. Admission is $10 general, $8 CCE members, $5 students (with … Continue reading

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Don’t Resist…the Urge to Dance!

Join us on Saturday, November 23rd at the Buffalo Irish Center from 8:00-11:00pm for a Céilí (KAY-lee), an Irish social gathering.  The Irish Center is located at 45 Abbott Rd. Buffalo, NY 14220.  Lively dance music provided by local band Resistance is Futile. … Continue reading

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Buffalo Irish Festival August 23rd-25th

Join us at the Buffalo Irish Festival this weekend!  The Martin Wynne branch will be in the Cultural Tent along with the Buffalo Genealogical Society (BIGS), Margaret McGrath’s Irish Language class, and Waterfront Memories (Buffalo waterfront history).  Immerse yourself in … Continue reading

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Ceili July 13th

It’s Céilí time again!  Buffalo Comhaltas is sponsoring a Céilí (KAY-lee), an Irish social dance, on Saturday, July 13th 2013.  It will be held at the Buffalo Irish Center, 245 Abbott Rd. Buffalo, NY 14220, from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm.  Price … Continue reading

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