The Gathering in Gagetown, 14 August 2013
Schedule of Events, Village of Gagetown,
Queens County Court House
10 a.m. Welcome & Opening Remarks by Susan Shalala, Queens County Heritage – Courtroom. All day From 10:15 – Irish materials on display throughout the Court House. Everyone invited to browse.
11:00 Talk: Traditional Irish Cottages & vernacular furniture – Marilyn Driscoll – Courtroom
12:00 St. John’s Anglican Church Hall opened to provide space for lunch – pack your own picnic & join in.
12:30 Talk: Irish roots of expropriated communities of Queens County – Connie Denby – St. John’s Anglican Church Hall
1:15 Story Circle – Participants include Judy Ann Breen, Dawn Bremner, Roberta MacKenzie and Eugene McGinley – Courtroom
2:30 Talk : Bruce Driscoll, President of the Irish Canadian Cultural Association of New Brunswick – Courtroom
3:00 Entertainment: Senior fiddle students of Katherine Moller’s Violin Studio – including 2013 recipient of the Inishowen fiddle, Sidney Murgatroyd, plus Bowin’ (Abbey Allain Geldhart & Morrigan Gemmell) – Courtroom
4:00 Closing remarks – Courtroom
The Creek View restaurant will feature an Irish menu for the day and, for those wishing to stay on for the evening, the Old Boot Pub will be providing Irish pub music. We hope you’ll attend!