• Appearing at the Clubhouse

  • Upcoming Music
  • Saturday, April 21st – 8pm
    Chris Kiley Acoustic
    Members and their guests welcome

  • Saturday, May 12th – 8pm
    Pocket Hotties
    Open to the public

  • Sunday Seisiúns at the Clubhouse

    Traditional Sunday Seisiúns are back!
    1pm – 3pm
    Every Sunday at the Clubhouse
    These are informal musical seisiúns in the tradition of Pubs in Ireland. All Members and their guests are welcome. Bar is open.
    Bring your instrument and energy!
    Clubhouse rentals take priority over Sunday Seisiúns. Check website calendar

  • Upcoming Events

  • Sunday, May 6: Helena Byrne, Irish Storyteller and Singer

    1:00 p.m.(Doors open at noon)
    Tickets: $10.00
    Please note: the Clubhouse will be closed until 3pm on May 6th for this ticketed event. Only ticket holders may enter before 3pm. Clubhouse reopens to Members and guests at 3pm.

    Find all the info on the Happenings Page

  • Sunday, May 20: Historical Talk – Ireland and Irish Americans

  • Historical Talk – Ireland and Irish Americans, 1932-1945: The Search for Identity
    Presented by
    John Day Tully, PhD
    Sunday, May 20th ~ 1:00 pm (Club opens at noon)
    Please note: The Club will be closed from 12:00 – 3:00 pm except for those attending the program.

    Find all the info on the Happenings Page

  • Irish Knitting and Cniotála Club

    IHSM Irish Knitting and Cniotála Club ~ This new activity will be held Wednesdays, from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Clubhouse. Learn to knit traditional Aran patterns while enjoying social time with other knitting enthusiasts. In the first few sessions, important skills will be taught including how to cast on as well as two classic stitches known as stockinette and ribbing. All ages and ability levels welcome!

  • April 2018 General Membership Meeting

  • Tuesday, April 24th, 2018:
    April General Membership Meeting
    Bar Opens – 5:30 p.m.
    Social Hour – 6:30 p.m.
    General Membership Meeting – 7:30 p.m

  • May 2018 General Membership Meeting

  • PLEASE NOTE THE DATE CHANGE
    This meeting will be held on the 22nd of May so as not to interfere with Members’ Memorial Day holiday plans

    Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018:
    May General Membership Meeting
    Bar Opens – 5:30 p.m.
    Social Hour – 6:30 p.m.
    General Membership Meeting – 7:30 p.m

  • Recent News

  • IHSM Volunteer of the Month, March 2018, Sheila Danehy

    Congratulations to Sheila Danehy

    The IHSM Volunteer of the Month award recipient for March, 2018 is Sheila Danehy.
    Sheila currently serves as Membership Chair and volunteers on several committees. She is always a presence at the Clubhouse, helping at events throughout the year. Thank you for your dedication and service to IHSM!

  • Membership Renewal Information:

  • All 2017 memberships will expire on January 1, 2018.
    Emails regarding renewals have been sent out in place of a paper billing.
    Please notify Sheila Danehy if a renewal email has not been received.

    Renewal dues are as follows:
    Single Membership – $45 per year (18 to 64 years of age)

    Single Senior Membership – $40 per year (65 or over – if you are newly 65 years of age, please include your date of birth when submitting your renewal check)

    Family Membership – $60 per year (member & spouse and/or member & child/children under the age of 24 living within the same household)

    Family Senior Membership – $50 per year (one member 65 or over – if a family member is newly 65 years of age, please include that individual’s date of birth when submitting your renewal check – member & spouse and/or member & child/children under the age of 24 living within the same household)

    To renew, please submit your 2018 dues by December 31, 2017.

    Checks should be made out to IHSM and dropped off at, or mailed to:
    IHSM
    131 Bridgeport Ave
    Milford, CT 06460
    Attn: Membership

    When submitting your renewal, please include any email addresses associated with your account. Also, please note any changes to your home address or phone numbers. Updates will be made to your account accordingly.

    Contact Sheila Danehy, Membership Chairperson, with any questions or concerns. (203) 623-1011.

  • Clubhouse Fall/Winter Hours

  • Winter Clubhouse Hours take effect on Thursday, September 7th, 2017
    Thursday: 5:00 – 11:00 p.m.
    Friday: 5:00 – 1:00 a.m.
    Saturday: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
    Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

  • Monthly Meetings

    Last Tuesday of the month, at IHSM Clubhouse, 131 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford. Bar will open at 5:30 p.m., social hour at 6:30 p.m., General Membership meeting at 7:30 p.m. Bar will close during the business meeting, but will reopen at the conclusion of the meeting. General Membership meetings are only for members in good standing, no guests can be signed into the clubhouse on the nights of general membership meetings.

  • Sign up for the Children’s Gaelic Football League, click here to view the flyer.

    Irish Man and Woman of the Year – 2017

    Housekeeping Volunteers Needed

    The Milford Irish Heritage Society is supported by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland – Le tacaíocht ón an Roinn Gnóthaí Eachtracha is Trádla na hÉireann.