Thanks to Laurence Reilly and the staff at Chasers in Maspeth, Queens for hosting our October 2014 meeting. At the meeting we had nominations for our 2015 officers and they are as follows: Chaplain-Msgr. Kevin Flanagan, President-Kevin O’Connor, Vice President-Geraldine O’Brien Massey, Treasurer-Mary Montgomery, Financial Secretary-William Montgomery, Recording Secretary-Dermot O’Grady, Corresponding Secretary-Mary Scally O’Brien and Sergeant-At-Arms Martin Dowd. A special thanks to Sheila Kenny our Recording Secretary for the last few years and to Reggie Martin our Financial Secretary for the last several years.
The next Roscommon Society meeting is Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 1:00 PM in Connaughton’s Riverdale Steakhouse, 5700 Riverdale Ave, Bronx, NY www.riverdalesteakhouse.com. We will have our Annual Memorial Mass and the installation of officers at this meeting.
After much discussion, the Roscommon Society will redeem its’ investment with Tara Circle, Inc.
The Roscommon Society will be having a membership drive. Details will be forth coming.
Please remember in your prayers Alyson Finn, who recently passed away after a car crash, the daughter of Patrick and Helen Finn and the granddaughter of Dermot (RIP) and Pat Finn.
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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.
November 15, 2014
Giblin Association 60th Anniversary
West Orange, NJ
November 30, 2014
March 15, 2015
County Roscommon Society's 86th St. Patrick's Dinner Dance