Friday, December 30, 2022

Winter 2023 Irish Language Classes at The Irish Gaelic Circle - 4 levels

 


The Irish Gaelic Circle has been teaching Irish for over 20 years now and will offer four classes for an 8 or 10-week term (depending upon the class as noted) during the Winter.  All classes meet weekly.  Classes are online.  Students will learn how to read, write, and speak Irish in a friendly enjoyable atmosphere.  Irish culture, traditions and history as pertains to the language will also be presented. Our students do well on the Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge (TEG) exams.

New students at all levels are welcome to attend.


 Beginners Class: Starts on Monday, Jan 9th.  This class is for first year learners who have a limited knowledge of Irish. Students are learning the elements of Irish grammar, vocabulary and syntax.  Online.  10-week term.  Cost: $165 plus books.  Class is team-taught along with the Shenandoah Gaeltacht.


Advanced Beginners Class: Starts on Sat., Jan 7th at 10:45 AM. This class is for first time learners who have a limited knowledge of Irish. Students are learning the elements of Irish grammar, vocabulary and syntax.  Online.  8-week term.  Cost: $135 plus books.

 

Second Year Lower Intermediate Class: Starts on Sat., Jan 7th at 8:45 AM. Suitable for students who have studied Irish for at least a year.  Includes some conversation and reading stories in Irish about Irish mythology and history.  Online.  8-week term.  Cost: $135 plus books.

 

Intermediate Class: Starts on Tues, Jan. 10th at 7:45 PM. Suitable for students who have been learning Irish for several years and includes conversation as Gaeilge as well. 10-week term.  Cost: $165.

 

Times are ET. Classes run for an hour and 15 minutes approximately.

 

No software needed for online (Zoom). Works on all devices.  

 

Registration or info, contact John Feeney: jfeeney@kells-all.com or call 203.417.1700.  Facebook.

@IrishLanguageLessons

@IrishGaelicLessons

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Lá Gaeilge at the Gaelic American Club in Fairfield, CT - Saturday, Oct 1st 2022

 



Lá Gaeilge - A Day of Irish Language & Culture

Saturday, October 1, 2022, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Gaelic American Club

74 Beach Rd.

Fairfield, CT 06824

Fáilte - táimid ar ais!   Welcome - we’re back!

 

Please join us for our annual Lá Gaeilge, a great opportunity to use and improve your Irish language skills, whether “cúpla focal” or “cainteoir líofa.” The event will include:

·         Presentation by Fulbright scholar

·         Multi-level classes

·         Workshops/lectures

·         Ogham art display & scholarship book sale

·         Comhra & craic!

Lunch will be provided. Fee is $50 ($25 for students with ID) and is all inclusive.  Registration form and fee should be mailed to the Fairfield Gaelic American Club.   Please make checks out to Feile, Inc.

 

Questions? 

Contact Cait Thopsey - kthopsey01@gmail.com (203-459-9686)

          or Roibin Griskus – rdgriskus@aol.com 

Transportation info? Questions that day? Call 203-233-4979

#IrishLanguage

 

 

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Registration Form

Name: ________________________________________________

Phone: _______________________________

Email: ______________________________

Language Level: ____Bún Rang ___Meán Rang ___Ard Rang

 

This event is coordinated by the GAC Irish Language Class

and sponsored by Feile, Inc..

Friday, August 26, 2022

Fall 2022 Irish Language Classes at the Irish Gaelic Circle

 


Fall 2022 Irish Language Classes at the

Irish Gaelic Circle of Connecticut 

The Irish Gaelic Circle has been teaching Irish for over 20 years now and will offer four classes for a 10-week term during the Fall.  Classes are online. Students will learn how to read, write and speak Irish in a friendly enjoyable atmosphere.  Irish culture, traditions and history as pertains to the language will also be presented.  

Beginners Class: Starts on Mon., Sept 13th at 6 to 7 PM (actual start time will be decided with students).  This is for students with little to no Irish study.  (Team taught with the Shenandoah Gaeltacht)

Advanced Beginners Class: Starts on Sat., Sept. 17th at 10:45 AM. This class is for learners with one year of study or equivalent.  

Lower Intermediate Class: Starts on Sat., Sept. 17th at 8:45 AM. Suitable for students who have studied Irish for at least two years or equivalent. 

Intermediate Class: Starts on Tues, Sept. 13th at 7:45 PM. Suitable for students who have been learning Irish for several years and includes conversation as Gaeilge as well. 

Times are ET. Classes run for an hour and 15 minutes approximately. 

No software needed for online (Zoom). Works on all devices. 

Cost for term is $165 plus any books as needed. 

For info or to register, contact John Feeney: jfeeney@kells-all.com or call 203.417.1700.  Facebook.  www.irishgaeliccircle.blogspot.com

@IrishGaelicLessons

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Fall 2022 Irish Language Beginners Class - Irish Gaelic Circle of CT

 

The Irish Gaelic Circle will start a new Beginners class for a 10-week term during the Fall.  Classes will be online.  Students will learn how to read, write and speak Irish in a friendly enjoyable atmosphere.  Irish culture, traditions, songs and history as pertains to the language will also be presented.  

Beginners Class: Starts on Monday., Sept. 19th at around 6-7 PM ET depending on the needs of the students. This class is for first time learners with no study of Irish or those who have a very limited knowledge of Irish.  

Classes run for an hour and 15 minutes approximately.  No software needed for online (Zoom). You can attend from wherever you live.  Works on all devices. 

Cost for term is $165 plus any books as needed. 

For info or to register, contact John Feeney: jfeeney@kells-all.com or call 203.417.1700.  See us on Facebook.

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#IrishLanguage


Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Irish Language Immersion Week Starts August 28th - Daltaí na Gaeilge

 


Daltaí na Gaeilge will hold its' week-long Irish Language Immersion Program from Sunday evening, August 28th through Saturday noon, September 3rd, 2022 in Esopus, New York. Daltaí has been holding these immersion weeks for over 30 years.
Classes will be offered for all levels of ability, as usual. From beginners to fluent speakers.
All are welcome! And we must admit that we'd truly welcome your company. Embrace your heritage!
And we are very happy to announce that Gearóid Ó Driscoll will be with us this year as instructor for the very fluent students. He is a very versatile and well respected within the Irish speaking community.

Visit:
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Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Winter 2022 Irish Language Classes at The Irish Gaelic Circle - 3 levels

 

The Irish Gaelic Circle has been teaching Irish for over 20 years now and will offer three classes for an 8 or 10-week term (depending upon the class as noted) during the Winter.  All classes meet weekly.  Classes are online or an online/in-person hybrid depending upon the class.  Students will learn how to read, write, and speak Irish in a friendly enjoyable atmosphere.  Irish culture, traditions and history as pertains to the language will also be presented. 

 

New Beginners Class: Starts on Sat., Jan 8th at 10:45 AM. This class is for first time learners with no study of Irish or those who have a very limited knowledge of Irish.  This is an online or in-person class as desired by each student.  8-week term.  Cost: $120 plus books.

 

Second Year Lower Intermediate Class: Starts on Sat., Jan 8th at 8:30 AM. Suitable for students who have studied Irish for at least a year.  This is an online or in-person class as desired by each student.  8-week term.  Cost: $120.

 

Intermediate Class: Starts on Tues, Jan. 4th at 7:45 PM. Suitable for students who have been learning Irish for several years and includes conversation as Gaeilge as well. This is online only.  10-week term.  Cost: $150.

 

Times are ET. Classes run for an hour and 15 minutes approximately.

 

No software needed for online (Zoom). Works on all devices.  In-person classes will meet at the Danbury Irish Cultural Center (GDICC) located at 6 Lake Ave., Danbury, CT 06810.

 

Registration or info, contact John Feeney: jfeeney@kells-all.com or call 203.417.1700.  Facebook.

@IrishLanguageLessons

@IrishGaelicLessons

Saturday, April 3, 2021

Online Spring 2021 Irish Language Classes at the Irish Gaelic Circle

 


The Irish Gaelic Circle has been teaching Irish for over 20 years now and will offer three classes for an 8–10 week term during the Spring.  All Classes are online in a video teleconference style so that all students can see and talk with each other.  

Students will learn how to read, write, and speak Irish in a friendly enjoyable atmosphere with other students who are also excited about their heritage.  Irish culture, traditions and history as pertains to the language will also be presented.  

Continuing Beginners Class: Starts on Sat., April 10th at 10:45 AM. This class is for learners who have a limited knowledge of Irish.  8 Week term. Online. 

Second Year Beginners Class: Starts on Sat., April 10th at 8:30 AM. Suitable for students who have studied Irish for at least a year.  Includes conversation.  8 Week term.  Online. 

Intermediate Class: Starts on Tues., April 6th at 7:30 PM. Suitable for students who have been learning Irish for several years and includes conversation as Gaeilge as well. 10 Week term.  Online. 

Times are ET. Classes run for an hour and 15 minutes approximately. 

No software needed for online (Zoom). Works on all devices. 

Cost for terms are $120 / 8 week and $150 / 10 week plus any books as needed. 

For info or to register, contact John Feeney: jfeeney@kells-all.com or call 203.417.1700.  Facebook.

#IrishGaelicCircle

@IrishGaelicCircle