McDermott's Handy Upcoming Engagements
 

2017 dates

January 15: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.

February 5: Trenton, NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
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February 19: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm.
February 24: Glassboro NJ
Kathy playing harp from 6:30-9:30pm at the open house for Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 500 Greentree Rd.

March 5: Trenton NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
March 11: Verona, NJ
Special children's concert at 11am at the Verona Public Library, 17 Gould St. Regular concert at 2pm for the family! Free.
March 15: Willingboro, NJ
Kathy performing a harp program for the Willingboro Friendship Guild at the Senior Center, Levitt Parkway & Kennedy Way at 1:15pm.
March 16: Cranford, NJ
Friends of the Library host a concert at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Ave., at 7:30pm. Free.
March 17: Medford, NJ
Our annual St. Patrick's Day outing at Murphy's Market, 666 Stokes Rd. 11am-4pm.
March 19: West Chester, PA
Playing music for the church service at the Church of the Loving Shepherd.
March 19: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.
March 20: Aston, PA
Kathy playing harp for an afternoon tea at the Our Lady of Angels Convent at 2pm.

April 2: Trenton NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
April 23: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2:30-5pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.
April 29: New Brunswick, NJ
We're performing at the New Jersey Folk Festival, Douglass campus at Rutgers University. We'll also be anchoring the Irish session on the Shore stage.

May 14: Hamilton Township, NJ
Kathy is performing on the harp at Sayen Gardens from 10am-1pm for their all-day Azalea Festival.
May 19: Manahawkin, NJ
Kathy playing at a wedding at Bonnet Island Estate at 6:30pm.
May 21: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2:30-5pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.

June 23: Philadelphia, PA
We're the ceili band for the 4th Friday ceili at the Irish Center, Commodore Barry Club, Carpenter & Emlen Streets at 8pm.
June 25: Weatherly, PA
Performing for the Patchtown Days event at Eckley Miners Village from 12:30-1:30pm and 3-4pm.

July 20-23: Parsippany NJ
Teaching and performing at the 17th annual Somerset Folk Harp Festival. See website for details and to sign-up.

July 31-August 10: HARP TOUR OF IRELAND
We're the music anchors and will be shepherding a 40-person guided tour of Ireland for 10 glorious days of sightseeing, history and great traditional music.

September 3: Trenton NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
September 9: Philadelphia, PA
Performing at the 43nd annual Philadelphia Ceili Group Irish Music and Dance Festival.
September 17: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.
September 25: Bethlehem, PA
Harp-centric concert in Foy Hall at Moravian College from 4-5pm.

October 1: Trenton NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
October 15Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.
October 22: Blackwood NJ
Kathy playing harp for the Gift of Life Donor Remembrance Ceremony at The Palace at 12:30pm

November 5: Trenton NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
November 5: Newark DE
Kathy playing harp for the Gift of Life Donor Remembrance Ceremony at the Executive Banquet & Conference Center at 12:30pm.
November 12: Valley Forge, PA
Kathy playing harp for the Gift of Life Donor Remembrance Ceremony at the Crowne Plaza at 12:30pm.
November 19: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.
November 24: Philadelphia, PA
The Philadelphia Ceili Group's Friday night Ceili at the Irish Center, Carpenter & Emlen Streets, from 8-11pm.

December 3: Trenton NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
December 17: Wilmington DE
Christmas ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.

2018 dates

January 7: Trenton, NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
January 18: Princeton, NJ
Kathy playing harp for the opening of Artis Senior Living from 3-6pm.
January 21: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.

February 4: Trenton, NJ
Anchoring the monthly session at Tir na nOg, 1324 Hamilton Ave., from 3-6pm.
February 18: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. .
February 20: Absecon, NJ
Concert for the South Jersey Irish American Cultural Society, American Legion Hall, 560 New Jersey Ave. at 7:30pm.
February 23: Philadelphia, PA
The Philadelphia Ceili Group's Friday night Ceili at the Irish Center, Carpenter & Emlen Streets, from 8-11pm.

March 17: Medford, NJ
Our annual St. Patrick's Day outing at Murphy's Market, 666 Stokes Rd. 11am-4pm.

March 18: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.

April 15: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.

May 20: Wilmington DE
Monthly ceili for the New Castle County Irish Society, 1301 S. Rodney St., from 2-5:30pm. Sets and ceilis are on the dance card. See website for other details.

June 22: Philadelphia, PA
The Philadelphia Ceili Group's Friday night Ceili at the Irish Center, Carpenter & Emlen Streets, from 8-11pm.


July 31-August 10:
HARP TOUR OF IRELAND
We're the music anchors and will be shepherding a 40-person guided tour of Ireland for 10 glorious days of sightseeing, history and great
traditional music. See website to see if seats are still available or get on our waiting list.


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