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Greetings from the President
Dear Members and Friends,

Thanks to John Kenny and the staff at Sissy McGinty’s of Astoria, NY for hosting our May 2015 meeting. We will pick up after the summer in September with the date and place to be announced.

WELCOME NEW MEMBERS: James Francis Abrams, Colin Brady, Tom Bennett, Andrea Carlin, Barry P. Clark, James Casserly, Barry Hoey, Sally O’Dowd, James O’Kane, Claire Spallin and Gerard and Noreen Connor

Applications for membership can be found on our website.

Please remember in your prayers: For the deceased, James Kenny, and for the sick, James Morris, as well as all of our members.

We have a new e-mail address:

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Mission Statement:

Understanding that the objects of this Society are: To foster and encourage friendship, understanding and social activities among its members and to encourage and participate in such lawful exercises and activities as will promote and advance the interests of its members in the United States.
Kevin P. O'Connor

The County Roscommon Society of New York, Inc. brings together people with Roscommon heritage.  The Society was organized July 16, 1931 and led by its first President Andrew Trimble.  Today our organization is strong and active as we continue to promote and foster our Irish culture and traditions in the New York and surrounding areas.  Our organization also provides our members with an opportunity to keep in touch with old friends as well as keeping current on events in County Roscommon.

upcoming events

Hunter Mountain Celtic Festival
August 15 & 16, 2015
Hunter Mtn, Hunter, NY

Irish American Assn of Northwest NJ 34 Annual Feis
September 13, 2015
Sussex County Fair Grounds, Augusta, NJ

Irish Festival at the Jersey Shore
September 19, 2015
Sea Girt National Guard Armory, Sea Girt, NJ