• IHSM HAPPENINGS listed by Month

    To view the IHSM Calendar Page, click on the “Calendar” link above for all weekly entertainment, meetings, activities, etc.

  • *Please check the CALENDAR tab for any exceptions to the IHSM schedule.

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  • January Meetings

  • Committee Meetings are posted on the Calendar page of the website
    Tuesday, January 3rd @ 7 pm – Membership
    Tuesday, January 3rd @ 6:30 – Activities Committee Meeting
    Thursday, January 5th @ 6 pm – Cultural Committee Meeting
    Tuesday, January 10th @ 7 pm – Executive Board Meeting
    Monday, January 16th @ 7 pm – Slainte Meeting
    Tuesday, January 31st @ 6:30 – Social; 7:30 pm – General Membership Meeting

    For a full, updated list of monthly meetings and activities, check the “Calendar” tab above. Additional details can be found by clicking on the “Clubhouse Fun” tab at the left, too.

  • January’s Weekly Events

  • Trivia at the Clubhouse

    Clubhouse Trivia happens every Thursday. It’s game on at 7:30pm with Judy, Glenn & Sheila, or Tim! Each hosts on a rotating schedule: 2 Judy, 1 Tim, 2 Judy, 1 Glenn & Sheila. So grab some friends and head to the Clubhouse! Limit 6 per team. Good times, fun prizes and lots of laughs are what you’ll find! Join the party!

    Come on down to the IHSM Clubhouse this Wednesday, January 18th, to learn to dance with Mulkerin Dance!! Children lessons are from 5 to 6 and Adult lessons are from 6 to 7 pm. This is a weekly event!
    Also…

    Join us to learn to knit, crochet or help others perfect these ancient and traditional crafts! We begin Irish Knitting & Crocheting sessions at 6:30 pm. Can’t wait to see what all of you are working on! Text Amy Lacey at 203-258-2634 or email amyjlacey2@gmail.com for details.

  • January Activities

  • Slainte Spin Off!

    Slainte Event

    January 29, 2022
    Football Play Off Day Fun!
    Tailgate Dip Contest and Spin Off
    2- 6 PM

    (members & guests)

    2 PM – Dip Entries received for judging
    Entry forms & $5 entry fee due by Jan 19th forms at club and online

    Dip tasting open to guests afterwards

    3 PM – let the Spin Off begin!!
    Numbers will be sold for $1 a piece
    Watch the big wheel

    to see if your number comes up to receive your prize to take home

    Bring snacks, bring friends, watch the Play Off game and join the FUN!

    For more information email judyber175@gmail.com

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  • February Meetings

  • Committee Meetings are posted on the Calendar page of the website
    Monday, February 6th @ 6 pm – Cultural Committee Meeting
    Tuesday, February 7th @ 6:30 – Activities Committee Meeting
    Tuesday, February 7th @ 7 pm – Membership
    Wednesday, February 8th @ 8 pm – Parade Committee
    Monday, February 13th @ 7 pm – Tara Theatre
    Tuesday, February 14th @ 7 pm – Executive Board Meeting
    Monday, February 20th @ 7 pm – Slainte Meeting
    Tuesday, February 28th @ 6:30 – Social; 7:30 pm – General Membership Meeting

    For an updated list of monthly meetings and activities, check the “Calendar” tab above.

  • February’s Weekly Events

    Clubhouse Trivia happens every Thursday. It’s game on at 7:30pm with Judy, Glenn & Sheila, or Tim! Each hosts on a rotating schedule: 2 Judy, 1 Tim, 2 Judy, 1 Glenn & Sheila. So grab some friends and head to the Clubhouse! Limit 6 per team. Good times, fun prizes and lots of laughs are what you’ll find! Join the party!

    Come on down to the IHSM Clubhouse this Wednesday, January 18th, to learn to dance with Mulkerin Dance! Children lessons are from 5 to 6 and Adult lessons are from 6 to 7 pm. This is a weekly event!
    Also…

    Join us to learn to knit, crochet or help others perfect these ancient and traditional crafts! We begin Irish Knitting & Crocheting sessions at 6:30 pm. Can’t wait to see what all of you are working on! Text Amy Lacey at 203-258-2634 or email amyjlacey2@gmail.com for details.

  • February’s Activities

  • Monthly Luncheon

    February 10th – 12 to 1:30 pm
    Riverview Bistro Restaurant
    946 Ferry Blvd., Stratford

  • A Funky Band is in the House!

    The Fake ID Band
    Saturday, February 11, 8-11 pm
    Open to the public, so get here early!

  • Super Bowl Sunday Party!

  • Date: February 12th
    Time: 6 pm
    Location: At the Clubhouse

    Join us for food, fun, and football!!
    Please bring a snack or appetizer to share.
    Members and their guests are welcome!!

  • Come Celebrate at Our Mardi Gras Masquerade Party!

    Mardi Gras Masquerade Party at The IHSM – Sat, February 18th, 7 to 11 pm

    Step into the IHSM CLUB HOUSE and you’ll swear you are in New Orleans and it’s Mardi Gras!
    The jazz music is playing and party lights dance to the rhythm. The decorations are spectacular and you won’t believe your eyes.

    Bring an appetizer to share; Desert will be provided.

    Photo Op Area — Take your picture and send it to us so we can post it on the website.

    Party Games:
    - Mardi Gras TRIVIA (Brush up on your knowledge of Mardi Gras History
    - Mardi Gras DRINK IF YOU….game
    - Mardi Gras BINGO
    Wear your best Mardi Gras attire:
    We will be voting for a King and Queen

  • Join us as We Celebrate Our Grand Honorees!

  • COME JOIN US AS WE HONOR OUR
    2023 GRAND HONOREES

    Miss Emerald Isle & The Grand Marshall of Milford

    DATE: February 19th, 2023
    VENUE: Irish Heritage Society of Milford, 131, Bridgeport Avenue, Milford
    TIME: 4:00pm – 6:00pm
    Light Refreshments will be served.

  • Pancake Breakfast to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!

  • SAVE THE DATE!
    Feb 25, 2023

    Please help to support the Milford’s Saint Patrick’s Day Parade by attending the Saint Patrick’s Day Pancake Breakfast!

    VENUE: Irish Heritage Society of Milford
    131, Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT
    TIME: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    PRICE: $10 Per Person

    Price includes a pancake breakfast and beverage.

    Cash bar will be available for Mimosas, Bloody Marys and alcoholic beverages of your choice.

    To reserve a table please contact Noeleen at drumfin@mail.com

  • 4th Saturday with Comhaltas in February!

    PVO Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann is at the Irish Heritage Society of Milford today — the second Saturday of the month — Saturday, February 25th from 2 pm until 5 pm to host a lively session! You are welcome to bring food or snacks but all beverages must be purchased from IHSM. The CCE sessions are open to the public and membership is encouraged!

    We look forward to seeing you!! (yes March 2023 is an exception).

  • A Band Like No Other!

    NosmoKings Band
    Saturday, February 25, 8-11 pm

    Members and 4 of their guests.

  • Exciting Saint Patrick’s Day Parade Fundraiser!

  • SAVE THE DATE!
    February 26th, 2023

    THE NIGHT VISITORS
    Featuring Colleen Filush from The Highland Rovers

    AND
    The Emily Mager Band

    Will be performing at the Irish Heritage Society of Milford to support Milford’s Saint Patrick’s Day Parade.

    VENUE: Irish Heritage Society of Milford
    131, Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, CT
    TIME: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
    PRICE: $10 Per Person
    Open to the public

    For more information please contact Noeleen at: drumfin@mail.com

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  • March Meetings

  • Committee Meetings are posted on the Calendar page of the website
    Monday, March 6th @ 6 pm – Cultural Committee Meeting
    Monday, March 6th @ 7:30 pm – Communications Committee
    Tuesday, March 7th @ 7 pm – Membership
    Tuesday, March 7th @ 6:30 pm – Activities Committee
    Tuesday, March 14th @ 7 pm – Executive Board Meeting
    Monday, March 20th @ 7 pm – Slainte Meeting
    Tuesday, March 28th @ 6:30 – Social; 7:30 pm – General Membership Meeting

    For an updated list of monthly meetings and activities, check the “Calendar” tab above.

  • March Weekly Events

    Clubhouse Trivia happens every Thursday. It’s game on at 7:30pm with Judy, Glenn & Sheila, or Tim! Each hosts on a rotating schedule: 2 Judy, 1 Tim, 2 Judy, 1 Glenn & Sheila. So grab some friends and head to the Clubhouse! Limit 6 per team. Good times, fun prizes and lots of laughs are what you’ll find! Join the party!

    Come on down to the IHSM Clubhouse this Wednesday to learn to dance with Mulkerin Dance! Children lessons from 5 to 6 and Adult lessons are from 6 to 7 pm. This is a weekly event!
    Also…

    Join us to learn to knit, crochet or help others perfect these ancient and traditional crafts! We begin Irish Knitting & Crocheting sessions at 6:30 pm. Can’t wait to see what all of you are working on! Text Amy Lacey at 203-258-2634 or email amyjlacey2@gmail.com for details.

  • March Activities

    2023 IHSM Man & Woman Dinner

    Come join us as we honor and celebrate Patrick Cornelio and Dana Garrow, the recipients of the Irish Man and Irish Woman of the Year!
    Saturday, March 4th
    Vazzano’s Four Seasons, 337 Kenyon Street, Stratford CT
    6pm – 11pm
    $75 per person

    Includes a buffet dinner including corned beef & cabbage, chicken & fish; Open bar from 6-10 pm (cash bar from 10-11pm); Performance by the Emerald Dancers of the Mulkerin School of Irish Dance; and music by Acoustic Madness. There will also be raffles and fun times!!

    Checks should be made payable to IHSM and may be mailed to the clubhouse: 131
    Bridgeport Ave., Milford CT. PLEASE PUT ATTN: MAN/WOMAN DINNER ON YOUR ENVELOPE!!! (If mailing in your check, please include your phone # and email address).

    OR CLICK HERE TO PAY WITH A CREDIT CARD
    Payment must be received no later than 2/23 to:
    Sheila Olcott 203-394-8875 or email: kaila216@sbcglobal.net

    Hope to see you there!!

  • March Book Club!

    Tuesday, March 21, 2023, 7-9 pm
    Tuesday, March 21, 2023, 7-9 pm
    A Week in Winter by Maeve Binchy, published in 2012, her last novel before she died. It’s set in Stoneybridge, a fictitious small town in the west of Ireland.

    Be there!!

  • April Meetings

  • All Committee Meetings are posted on the Calendar page of the website
    Monday, April 3rd @ 6 pm – Cultural Committee
    Monday, April 3rd @ 7:30 pm – Communications Committee
    Tuesday, April 4th @ 7 pm – Membership
    Tuesday, April 4th @ 6:30 pm – Activities Committee
    Tuesday, April 11th @ 7 pm – Executive Board Meeting
    Monday, April 17th @ 7 pm – Slainte Meeting
    Tuesday, April 25th @ 6:30 – Social; 7:30 pm – General Membership Meeting

    For a full, updated list of monthly meetings and activities, check the “Calendar” tab above. Additional details can be found by clicking on the “More Fun” tab, too.

  • April’s Weekly Events

  • Trivia at the Clubhouse

    Clubhouse Trivia happens every Thursday. It’s game on at 7:30pm with Judy, Glenn & Sheila, or Tim! Each hosts on a rotating schedule: 2 Judy, 1 Tim, 2 Judy, 1 Glenn & Sheila. So grab some friends and head to the Clubhouse! Limit 6 per team. Good times, fun prizes and lots of laughs are what you’ll find! Join the party!

    Come on down to the IHSM Clubhouse this Wednesday, January 18th, to learn to dance with Mulkerin Dance! Adult lessons are from 6 to 7 pm. This is a weekly event!
    Also…

    Come on down to the IHSM Clubhouse to learn to knit, crochet or help others perfect this ancient and traditional craft! We are scheduled to begin our weekly Irish Knitting sessions at 6:30 pm. Can’t wait to see what all of you are or will be working on!
    Contact Amy Lacey at amyjlacey2@gmail.com or text 203-258-2634 for details.

  • April Activities

  • 2nd Saturday with Comhaltas!

    PVO Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann is at the Irish Heritage Society of Milford today — the second Saturday of the month — Saturday, April 8th from 12:30 pm until 3:00 pm to host a lively session! You are welcome to bring food or snacks but all beverages must be purchased from IHSM. The CCE sessions are open to the public and membership is encouraged!

    We look forward to seeing you!!.

  • Hubinger Street Band is in the House!

    Hubinger Street Band
    Saturday, April 8, 8-11 pm.

    Open to the public, so get here early!*

  • Nine North Band!

    Nine North Band
    Saturday, April 22, 8-11 pm

    Members and Guests are welcome.

  • May Meetings

  • Committee Meetings are posted on the Calendar page of the website
    Monday, May 1st @ 6 pm – Cultural Committee
    Tuesday, May 2nd @ 6:30 pm – Activities Committee
    Tuesday, May 2nd @ 7 pm – Membership
    Tuesday, May 9th @ 7 pm – Executive Board Meeting
    Monday, May 15th @ 7 pm – Slainte Meeting
    Wednesday, May – TBD @ 7:30 – Festival Committee
    Tuesday, May 30th @ 6:30 – Social; 7:30 pm – General Membership Meeting

    For a full, updated list of monthly meetings and activities, check the “Calendar” tab above. Additional details can be found by clicking on the “More Fun” tab, too.

  • May’s Weekly Events

    Clubhouse Trivia happens every Thursday. It’s game on at 7:30pm with Judy, Glenn & Sheila, or Tim! Each hosts on a rotating schedule: 2 Judy, 1 Tim, 2 Judy, 1 Glenn & Sheila. So grab some friends and head to the Clubhouse! Limit 6 per team. Good times, fun prizes and lots of laughs are what you’ll find! Join the party!

    Come on down to the IHSM Clubhouse every Wednesday to learn to dance with Mulkerin Dance! Children lessons 5 to 6 pm. Adult lessons from 6 to 7 pm. This is a weekly event!
    Also…

    Join us to learn to knit, crochet or help others perfect these ancient and traditional crafts! We begin Irish Knitting & Crocheting sessions at 6:30 pm. Can’t wait to see what all of you are working on! Text Amy Lacey at 203-258-2634 or email amyjlacey2@gmail.com for details.

  • May Activities

  • Take Two Band Tonight!

  • Take Two Band
    Saturday, May 20, 8-11 pm

    Members and their guests are welcome!

  • Events to Come!

  • Parkers Tangent
    Saturday, July 22 8-11 pm

    Open to Members and guests.

  • What It Is Band &
    Sat 08/12/2023
    Sat 11/11/2023 8-11 pm