Annual St Brigid’s Night Céilí
Saturday 26th January, at 7:30pm
Christ the King Church Hall, 220 Carmunock Rd, G44 5AP
Tickets: £7 at the door / £6 in advance
Music by ‘Ceol na hÉireann’ Céilí band with singing from Ceoltóirí Chonradh na Gaeilge amongst others.
There is a full bar available and tea & biscuits will be served
Tickets available from : Conradh na Gaeilge on 0141 433 9495/07866 453 708, via email firstname.lastname@example.org , and from Margaret Gallagher/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.