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Greetings from the President
Dear Members and Friends,

Thanks to Connie O’Grady and the staff at the Maspeth Ale House, Maspeth, NY for hosting our October meeting. Our next meeting will be our Annual Memorial Mass and the Installation of the 2016 Officers on Sunday, November 22, 2015 in Connaughton’s Riverdale Steakhouse, Bronx, NY. This is a great meeting to attend and we hope you will be able to join us!

The 2016 County Roscommon Society Officers are: Monsignor Kevin Flanagan-Chaplain, Mary Montgomery-President, Dermot O’Grady-Vice President, Kevin O’Connor-Treasurer, William Montgomery-Financial Secretary, Geraldine O’Brien Massey-Recording Secretary, Mary Scally O’Brien-Corresponding Secretary and Martin Dowd-Sergeant-at-Arms.

Our new President, Mary Montgomery (nee Keane), resides in Queens, NY and is from Clooncrim, Ballinlough, Co. Roscommon and has been the Society’s Treasurer for the past four years.

Please remember in your prayers: SICK: Frank Flanagan DECEASED: Richard Woods.

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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

John V. Kelly Memorial Foundation
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Nanina's in the Park
Belleville, NJ

Roscommon Society Meeting
Annual Memorial Mass and
Installation of 2016 Officers
Sunday, November 22, 2015
2:00 PM
Connaughton’s Riverdale Steakhouse

Concert for Brendan II
November 27, 2015
Wellmont Theatre
Montclair, NJ
Tickets: 800-838-3006

Giblin Association Annual
Community Service and
Charity Breakfast
Sunday, December 6, 2015
Mayfair Farms
West Orange, NJ

Giblin Association 62nd
Annual Cocktail Reception
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Caldwell University
Caldwell, NJ