Gretchen Fitzgerald Memorial

Gretchen Fitzgerald was a well-known and beloved figure in the Saint Paul Irish community, let’s gather to share stories and celebrate her life.

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Family Ceili with The Gunn Slingers

Family Ceili with the Gunn Slingers

Join the dancing! The Gunn Slingers play a mix of traditional Scottish tunes with hard groove and high energy to create a night of dancing and craic you will never forget. This event is part of Irish Arts Week.

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Appropriation of Irish Cultural Arts & Symbols by White Nationalist Groups

Celtic crosses at Glasnevin

Celtic-themed imagery has a long history in the United States, usually as a simplified identifier of affiliation with Irish and/or Scottish heritage. The public rise of white nationalism, however, has led to adherents’ more public usage of Celtic symbolism. Several statements from Irish/Celtic Studies institutions in the United States publicly reject such appropriation, stating that…

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Food, Health, and Hygiene Drive

Health and Hygiene Collection Drive

Food, health, and hygiene items are needed. We are collecting goods April 18 – April 30 (M-Th 4:30-9:30 pm at the Celtic Junction Arts Center and during IAW events).

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Manchán Magan’s Arán agus Im

Promo image of Magan baking bread

Arán & Im celebrates the Irish language in an engaging, accessible bilingual way, through sourdough bread and home-churned butter. This event is part of Irish Arts Week. 

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Food, Health, and Hygiene Drive

Health and Hygiene Collection Drive

Food, health, and hygiene items are needed. We are collecting goods April 18 – April 30 (M-Th 4:30-9:30 pm at the Celtic Junction Arts Center and during IAW events).

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“Éamon de Valera: A Will to Power”

CJAC’s new, free, Irish Biography Discussion Series! Read “Éamon de Valera: A Will to Power” by Ronan Fanning and discuss! The online event is free and open to all friends of the Celtic Junction Arts Center.

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Éigse CIM, a Virtual Gaela Event

Éigse [eg-shuh] is an Irish word used for festivals celebrating traditional Irish arts and culture. It is in this spirit that we gather for an evening to raise funds for The Center for Irish Music, Minnesota’s only traditional Irish music school, dedicated to handing down the tradition.

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