Annual Saint Brigid’s Night Céilí
Saturday 1st February 2014
Organised by Conradh na Gaeilge (The Gaelic League)
Venue: Christ the King Church Hall,
220 Carmunock Rd, G44 5AP
Time: 7.30pm – 11:30.
Music by ‘Ceol na hÉireann’ Céilí band with singing from Ceoltóirí Chonradh na Gaeilge.
There is a full bar available and tea & biscuits will be served
Tickets: £7 (£6 in advance)
Tickets available from :
Conradh na Gaeilge on 0141 433 9495/07866 453 708, via email on firstname.lastname@example.org ,
from Margaret Gallaghe & Cecilia McDaid
& on Thursdays at St Helens Céili class Shawlands.
The evening will combine traditional music and dancing along with singing in both Irish and English,
There will be a short talk on the life of St Brigid and a 'blessing of the rushes' by a local priest.
St. Brigid is the patroness of Ireland and this night recalls some of the old traditions associated with her such as the weaving of a cross from rushes, which everyone will get the chance to try .
This long-running event is always a great celebration of the Irish culture in Glasgow.
Bigí linn! Come join us!