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OCTOBER 2017


Mondays Oct 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

Scottish Country Dancing; Separate lessons for newer and experienced dancers, no partner necessary. Live music for all classes and combined social hour. 7:45- 10:15pm, $9; F/T students $5


Tuesdays, Oct 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, & 31st

Irish Set Dancing with Sally Harney. Beginners welcome and no partner necessary.7:30-9:00pm, $7


Thursdays Oct 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th

Uilleann Piper Joey Abarta leads an Irish session. Donation at the door. All welcome! 7:00pm, $5


Friday, October 6th

Monthly board meeting –All members welcome! 7:30pm


Fridays Oct 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th

Open mic in the Downstairs Pub. Everyone over 21 welcome. Bring an instrument to play or just come and listen to join in the fun! Snacks to share are welcome. 8:30pm, Free


Saturdays, Oct 7th, 14th, 21st &28th

Dancer/choreographer Jen Schoonover provides instruction in Cape Breton Step- and Scottish Highland -

1:00-2:00 2:00-3:00pm $15/class


Saturday, Oct 7th

Concert in the Pub sponsored by the Boston Uilleann Piper’s Club: Alison Perkins and Nicolas Brown have been playing Irish traditional music on uilleann pipes, flute and fiddle together for close to a decade and have been praised as "a duo that listens to each other, responding in the moment with structure and spontaneity…” but it's only recently that they have finally begun bringing their close musical partnership to the stage. 7:00pm. $20/ $10 for Club members


Sundays, Oct 8th & 22nd

Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann, Reynolds, Hanafin, Cooley Branch Meeting. Seisiun Set & Ceili Dancing - Old Time waltzes. Slow Beginner Music Seisiun at 1:30 pm. on the 22nd. 3:00-7:00pm, $10


Wednesday, Oct 11th

Quebecois Session hosted by Adrienne Howard & Paul Musow. Musicians, come & bring your Quebecois repertoire and/or learn some new tunes. Listeners welcome! 7:00-10:00pm, $5


Sunday, Oct 15th

Cape Breton Step Dance workshop at  12:30pm before Gaelic Clubwith advance notice -- email Jen Schoonover (outrageoussocks@gmail.com) if planning to come. Fiddle workshop/session at 2:00pm, Donation


Sunday, Oct 15th

Cape Breton Gaelic Club Boston Branch Ceilidh. Everyone welcome at this family friendly event. Gaelic singing, local musicians, and a square set or two; a plate of treats always appreciated to go along with a hot cup of tea!

3:30- 7:00pm, $7


Saturday, Oct 21st

Richard Wood & Gordon Belsher return to the Club for an evening of great music! It’s been a while since these two talents from PEI played for a dance/concert, so let’s give them a great showing. 8:00-11:30pm, $16

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3093578


Wednesday, Oct 25th

Board Game Night! Come out for a relaxed evening of camaraderie and conquest in the member's pub. We're playing Ticket to Ride, Settlers of Catan, and a bunch of new classics. Bring your favorite game or try something new! Ages 21+ welcome to join in the fun. 7:30-10:00pm, $5 suggested donation



NOVEMBER


Thursdays Nov 2nd, 9th, 16th, 30th 

 Joey Abarta leads an Irish session. Donation at the door. All welcome! 7:00 $5


 Friday, Nov 3rd 

Monthly board meeting –All members welcome! 7:30 


 Fridays Nov 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

Open mic in the Downstairs Pub. Everyone over 21 welcome. Bring an instrument to play or just come and listen to join in the fun! Snacks to share are welcome. 8:30


 Saturday, Nov 4th 

Dancer/choreographer Jen Schoonover provides instruction in Cape Breton Step- and Scottish Highland - 1:00-2:00 ,2:00-3:00 $15/class 


 Saturday, Nov 4th

International Uilleann Piping Day Open House in the Pub. Recital featuring Caoimhín O'Fearghail from Waterford Ireland and other guests. Open session, snacks, cash bar, “Try the Uilleann Pipes” Booth, raffle, information & vendor booths. 3:00-6:00 Free 


 Mondays, Nov 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th

Scottish Country Dancing; Separate lessons for newer and experienced dancers, no partner  necessary. Live music for all classes and combined social hour. 7:45- 10:15 $9; F/T students $5 


 Tuesdays, Nov 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

Irish Set Dancing with Sally Harney. Beginners welcome and no partner necessary.  7:30-9:30 $7


 Wednesday, Nov 8th

Quebecois Session hosted by Adrienne Howard & Paul Musow. Musicians, come & bring your Quebecois repertoire and/or learn some new tunes. Listeners welcome! 7:00 – 10:00 $5


 Sunday, Nov 12th Annual Gala Fundraiser!!! Suggested donation $20 

Boston Scottish Fiddle Orchestra  1:00 – 1:30

 Coyne Family Musicians 1:30 – 2:00

Robb & Lizzie Kozachek 2:00 – 2:30

Jaclyn O'Riley's Sean Nos Dancers w/Joey Abarta 2:30 – 3:00

Royal Scottish Country Dance 3:00 – 3:30 

Adrienne Howard 3:30 – 4:00

Andrea Beaton & Janine Randall; Jen Schoonover’s Cape Breton Step Dancers 4:00 – 5:30

 Catherine Miller & Terry Traub 5:30 – 6:00

Maggie MacPhail & Caroline Dressler 6:00-6:30

Canned Ham 6:30-7:00
Raffle Drawings  7:00 - 7:30 


 Wednesday, Nov 15th 

Scottish Session sponsored in conjunction with the Boston Scottish Fiddle Club. Led by Katie McNally and Neil Pearlman. Listeners welcome! 7:30 – 10:00 $5 


 Saturday, Nov 18th 

L'Esperance Mandolin Ensemble will present a lively concert that weaves Celtic and Celestially themed works in the upstair hall. Tickets can be purchased in advance via the L'Esperance website:http://lesperancemandolin.com/event/celtic-and-celestial/ 7:30-10:30 $15 in advance $20 at the door


 Sunday, Nov 19th

Cape Breton Step Dance workshop at  12:30pm before Gaelic Club with advance notice -- email Jen Schoonover (outrageoussocks@gmail.com) if planning to come. Fiddle workshop/session at 2:00pm, Donation


  Sunday, Nov 19th 

Cape Breton Gaelic Club Boston Branch Ceilidh. Everyone welcome at this family friendly event. Gaelic singing, local musicians, and a square set or two. 3:30- 7:00 $7 


 Wednesday, Nov 29th 

Board Game Night! Come out for a relaxed evening of camaraderie and conquest in the member's pub. Bring your favorite game or try something new! Ages 21+ welcome to join in the fun. 7:30-10:00 $5 suggested donation