April IAS Meeting has been cancelled

The April IAS Meeting has been cancelled as Ascension is not allowing use of their community center for social meetings during the pandemic. We are not going to meet up elsewhere as that would not be practicing safe social distancing, so fingers crossed we will be able to meet in May. In the meantime, if you haven’t already, PAY YOUR … Continue reading

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2020 St. Patrick’s Day Parade CANCELLATION

OFFICIAL PARADE CANCELLATION – The St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Ocean View, Norfolk scheduled for Saturday, March 14th is OFFICIALLY cancelled due to concerns of the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).  I know we’re all disappointed, but HEALTH & SAFETY must come first.  FYI, the Church Hill Irish Festival in RVA scheduled for next weekend has officially been POSTPONED. They … Continue reading

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March Meeting – Parade Plans + Leap Year (redux!)

MARCH IAS MEETING – Thursday, March 5th, 2020 7 pm in Ascension’s Community Center; doors open at 6:30 pm to set up Come help us nail down all the final details for the OV St. Patrick’s Day Parade! We’ll have a sign up sheet at the Fáilte Table when you enter for carrying our 32 Irish County Flags (first come, … Continue reading

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February Meeting w/ LEAP YEAR film & more fab raffles!

FEBRUARY IAS MEETING – Thursday, February 13th, 2019 7 pm in Ascension’s Community Center; doors open at 6:30 pm to set up PLEASE NOTE: We will be meeting the SECOND Thursday of February rather than the first due to a scheduling conflict beyond our control at Ascension. However, this makes for a nice combo VALENTINE’S DAY / LEAP YEAR program, … Continue reading

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IAS 40th Anniversary Emerald BALL

Join the Irish American Society of Tidewater as we celebrate 40 years of promoting and preserving Irish-American culture and history. The ball will feature Irish music and step dancing, community awards, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and a DJ for dancing later on. Our goal is to host an event that encompasses and celebrates all aspects of Tidewater Virginia’s amazing Irish-American community. … Continue reading

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