Ceilí Oiche Bhríde / Annual Saint Brigid’s Night Céilí

Date 2014/1/10 17:10:27 | Topic: Conradh Na Gaeilge Events

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 cnag_glaschu@hotmail.com ,
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!

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