• IHSM HAPPENINGS listed by Month

  • See the IHSM Calendar Page by clicking on the “Calendar” tab above for all weekly entertainment, bands, trivia, etc.

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  • Click on this link to see the most recent Happenings flyer!
    Note: Any updates to the attached electronic copy of the Happenings would be found on the Calendar. Make sure you double-check the Calendar in case things changed once the flyer was posted.

  • Don’t forget to visit Non-IHSM Events for activities not sponsored by IHSM but available locally. Monthly invitations from Comhaltas are posted here as well.

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  • January’s Meetings and Events

  • Our General Membership Meeting is January 28, 2020
    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - Committee Meetings and events still to come in January:
    - Activities Committee – January 30th, 6 pm
    - Irish Music Sessions, 1- 3 pm – January 26
    - Milford Irish Arts Expo Committee – Monday, January 27th, 6:30 pm

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  • February’s Meetings and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is February 25th, 2020

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar
    - Activities Committee – February 27th
    - Board Meeting – February 11th
    - Cultural Committee – February 12th
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Genealogy (off-site) – off month
    - Golf Committee – Thursday, February 20th, 6 pm
    - House Committee – Sat, February 8th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – February 4th
    - Milford Irish Arts Expo – February 24th, 6:30-7:30 pm
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm
    - Slainte – February 27th

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  • February’s Music and Events

  • Back by Popular Demand! Jolly Beggars!

    Jolly Beggars
    Sat, February 1, 2020, 8pm – 11pm

    Members and their guests

  • Super Bowl Finale!

    Superbowl Party
    Sun, February 2, 2020, 6pm – 10pm

    Members and their guests welcome!
    More details to follow.

  • IHSM Monthly Happy Hour!

    IHSM Happy Hour!
    Mon, February 3, 2020, 5 – 7 pm
    Bridge House, 49 Bridgeport Ave, Milford
    Park below as we will enter from the lower level

  • 5th Open Mic Night!

    5th IHSM Open Mic Night!
    February 7th from 7:00-9:30 pm

    Early sign-ups 6:45pm
    Come on down to the Clubhouse and share your talents with us! Each IHSM member may sign-in up to four guests. We also provide an excellent sound tech, David Foster! Text Amy Lacey at 203-258-2634 if you have any questions or want to reserve a spot.
    And, as always, you are welcome to bring your own food or grab a pizza from the bar and dine while enjoying the fun! Drinks must be purchased at the bar.

    Come enjoy a fabulous night!

  • Juke Box Bingo Night!

    Family Juke Box Bingo
    Date: February 9th
    Time: 4:00 – 6:00 pm

    at the Clubhouse
    BYO Dinner • Family Fun

  • Disco Fever!

    Disco Night Fever at the Irish Club!
    February 22nd —> 7-11 p.m.

    Grab your platform shoes
    and leisure suits!
    The disco ball will be spinning to the music of the DJ.
    Free event for Members and their guests.

  • Nosmo Kings Back in Action!

    Nosmo Kings
    Sat, February 29th, 2020
    9 pm to 11 pm

    Members and their guests welcome

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  • March Meetings and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is March 31, 2020

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar
    - Activities Committee – March 26th
    - Board Meeting – March 10th
    - Cultural Committee – March 11th
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Genealogy (off-site) – March 7th, 10 am
    - Golf Committee – Thursday, March 19th, 6 pm
    - House Committee – Sat, March 14th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – Match 3rd
    - Milford Irish Arts Expo – Mondays in March, 6:30-7:30 pm
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm – March 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
    - Slainte – March 16th

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  • March 2020 Happenings

  • Kerry Boys!

    Kerry Boys
    Fri, March 6, 2020
    Time: 8 pm – 11 pm

  • Irish Man and Woman of the Year 2020!

    Celebrate with Our 2020 Man and Woman of the Year!
    March 7, 2020
    Come out and honor our newest recipients!
    Irish Man – Mark Morse
    Irish Woman – Amy Lacey

    Mark your calendars!

  • Kris Kiley to Kick Off St. Pat’s Weekend Festivities!

    Chris Kiley Music
    Fri, March 13, 8 pm – 11 pm

  • Parade Day: Marchers Needed!

    St. Patrick’s Day Parade!
    March 14, 2020

    Meet at Wasson Field at noon to claim your County flag (Step-off at 1 pm) and march with other club members!! So much fun!

  • Parade Day: Afternoon Band: Bobby’s Back!

    Bobby Morrill Music
    Sat, March 14, 2020
    Time: 2 pm – 5 pm

  • March 14th Parade Day: Evening Band!

    Camac
    March 14th, 2020
    Time: 7 to 10 pm

  • March 17th: St. Patrick’s Day. Come Down and Enjoy Our Early Evening Band!

    Jolly Beggars on St. Patrick’s Day
    March 17th, 2020
    Time: 5:30-7:30 pm

  • March 17th: St. Patrick’s Day. Continue to Sing and Dance with Our Evening Band!

    Chris Kiley on St. Patrick’s Day
    March 17th, 2020
    Time: 8:00-10:00 pm

  • John Whelan back again!

  • “John Whelan 5oth Anniversary Tour”

    P.V. O’Donnell Branch CCE and Irish Heritage Society of Milford of Milford present…
    Friday, March 20, 2020, at 7 pm
    Irish Heritage Society of Milford,
    131 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT 06460
    Tickets $10 (Doors open at 6 pm)

    Open to the Public

  • Music at the Clubhouse in March!

    Ringrose and Freeman
    Sat. March 28th, 2020 from 7 to 10 pm
    Members and their guests welcome

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  • April 2020’s Music and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is April 28th, 2020

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar:
    - Activities Committee – April 30th
    - Board Meeting – April 14th
    - Cultural Committee – April 6th
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Golf Committee – Thursday, April 16th, 6 am
    - House Committee – Sat, April 11th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – April 7th
    - Milford Irish Arts Expo – Monday’s in April, 6:30-7:30 pm
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm – April 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
    - Slainte – April 20th

  • Yee Haw!

    Line Dancing / Country Dance Night!
    Sat, April 4, 2020, 7pm – 11pm

  • Our Very Own Milford Irish Arts Expo!

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    Milford Irish Arts Expo, 10 am – 4 pm; Kris Kiley host, 5:30 – 6:30 pm; and Andy Cooney Performance, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
    Sat, April 18

    The Irish Heritage Society of Milford is proud to share the cultural aspects of our Irish heritage and the talents of its people! The Milford Irish Arts Expo is sponsored in part by a grant from Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Emigrant Support Program as well as Beirne Wealth Consulting Services, LLC.

    Andy Cooney will be there from 6:30 to 8:30 pm!! And Kris Kiley will start the evening off from 5:30 to 6:30 pm!

    The Milford Irish Arts Expo will be held on Saturday, April 18th at:
    Jonathan Law High School
    20 Lansdale Ave, Milford, CT 06460

    You can purchase tickets to one of the following three items through the link below:
    1) Admission to the Milford Irish Arts Expo from 10 am to 4 pm —> $10
    2) Admission to the Andy Cooney Concert from 5 pm to 9 pm —> $20
    3) Admission to both the Milford Arts Expo and the Andy Cooney Concert —> $25

    We will have food trucks in close proximity to the event

    Click here to purchase tickets!
    - Soon we will post all the available workshops and demos available for selection!

  • Kris Kiley’s Back Again!

    Kris Kiley’s Music
    Friday, Apr 24, 2020
    Time: 8 – 11 pm

    Open to Members and their guests

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  • May 2020’s Music and Activities

  • Our General Membership Meeting is May 26th, 2019

    List of Monthly meetings and activities –
    Check the Calendar or Ongoing Events tabs for further details:

    - All Committee Meetings Posted on Calendar
    - Activities Committee – TBD
    - Board Meeting – May 12th, 7 pm
    - Cultural Committee – May 13th, 6 pm
    - Festival Committee – TBD
    - Genealogy (off-site) – May 2nd, 10 am
    - House Committee – Sat, May 9th, 10 am – 11 am
    - Irish Knitting, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm – May 6th, 20th, 27th
    - Irish Music Sessions – Sundays, 1 – 3 pm
    - Irish Riders – check Calendar
    - Membership Committee – May 5th
    - Mulkerin Irish Dance Lessons, Wednesdays, 7 – 8 pm – May 6th, 20th, 27th
    - Slainte – May 18th

    Helena Byrne, Wednesday, 5/13/20, 7pm.
    A long-awaited return performance!
    Details: Don’t miss this wonderful performance by a master storyteller and songstess. Two previous sold-out events at IHSM. Details for reservations to follow. Here’s a link to her previous visits with us:
    Click on this link to see Helene Byrne’s last performance at the IHSM clubhouse!

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  • June 2020’s Music and Activities

  • Slainte Golf Outing!

    Slainte Golf Outing
    Monday, June 1st, 2020
    More News to follow!