Celebrate Irish History Month!

Join us on Thursday, March 10 at 2:30 PM as we celebrate Irish History Month at the Center for the Arts of the College of Staten Island. A discussion on fascinating Staten Island Irish-American personalities and events will be included, as will traditional Irish music with Linda Hickman and Doug Barr. A presentation of Irish dance by Halle of the Forest Haven Center for Dance and Music will also be featured. Plus it is free thanks to the Pluralism and Diversity Program of the College of Staten Island. See you then!

ODonovan Ross in prison Nov 1866

Irish rebel Jeremiah O’Donovan-Rossa resided on Staten Island after his release from prison. Photo – November 1866.

The College of Staten Island is located at 2800 Victory Blvd., Staten Island, New York. Shuttle bus service from college parking lots is available. To use the campus bus please call Oncampus Transportation at 718-982-2000 ext. 3220 at least 24 hours before the program. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. A small fee applies.

For information please write to Pat@PatSalmonHistory.com or telephone 917-608-6437.

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