Winter Warmth Project Socks Appeal “Wanted”

1000 pairs NEW Socks (Children’s, Women’s, Men’s ) Collecting between now and ending at the National Ploughing Championships in September 2019 Our Target is 1000 pairs but we know we will surpass this figure. Socks will be given to the Fr Peter Mc Verry Trust and the Brother Kevin Project. Where can you donate to? […]

Horse Show special offer for ICA members

INDIVIDUAL OFFER PAY €22 (NORMALLY €35) General Admission & FREE seat in Main Arena on Opening Day Wednesday 7th August 2019 SENIOR CITIZEN OFFER €16 (NORMALLY €29) General Admission & FREE seat in Main Arena on Opening Day Wednesday 7th August 2019 FAMILY OFFER PAY just €60 (NORMALLY €107) Receive General Admission for a Family […]

Fantastic Bloom Tickte Offer for ICA members!

For inspiration, education and entertainment, the place to be this June Bank Holiday weekend is the colourful Bloom Garden Festival in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. Created by Bord Bia, the event is five days long (9am to 6pm) and takes place from Thursday 30th May to Monday 3rd June 2019. We are pleased to offer […]

May Taster Class

The next class is the May one on the 13th. Pat O’Looney is doing it and she is making a scissor holder. The calss is €10, the cost of the kit is €5 Please register your attendance at the Central Office(01) 6680002

Congratulations to the winners

Results for the 2019 Gempack Competition are: 1st Place : Helen Cunningham, Kilkenny Federation2nd Place: Mella Winters, Wexford Federation3rd Place: Joan Mullen, Clare Federation Results for the 2019 Creative Writing 1st Place: Kathleen Leahy, Mainistir na Feile Guild, Limerick2nd Place: Kay Smyth, Lanesboro Guild, Longford3rd Place : Angie Toher, Sixmilebridge Guild, Clare Congratulations to the […]

The Legends of Swing

Win two complimentary tickets by answering this simple question: Where will the ICA AGM be held on SUNDAY 26th MAY 2019? Send your answer to by 18th of March. 20% DISCOUNT OFF ANY TICKET FOR ICA MEMBERS The concert is entitled ‘The Legends of Swing’ and is performed by multi-awarding winning vocalist Connor Mc Keon. Connor and his […]

Mollie Cawley, Ballymoate, Sligo Federation

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death of Mollie Cawley. Mollie was a long term member of the Association and was a great friend of An Grianan. Our thoughts and sympathies are with her sons and daughters and their families. Ar Dheis De go raibh a anam dilis.

International Women’s Day

You are cordially invited to celebrateInternational Women’s Day at the Hunt Museum Café on Friday, 8th March at 3 o’clock. Sinead McDonnell, Environment Awareness Officer, Limerick City and County Council, will address the gathering on the topic of Environment Initiatives. Admission is free. Donations accepted for ADAPT House. Light refreshments served. All are more than […]

Press Release

From Mrs Josephine Helly, National President of the Irish CountryWomen’s Association. On behalf of our 10,000 members, I issue an appeal to the Minister of Health Simon Harris and Minister of Finance Paschal Donohoe, to have meaningful and open discussion with the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation.  To look at all their demands including pay […]

Wicklow Federation 64th One Act Drama Festival

Friday  18th  Delgany ICA  ‘’The Syndicate” One Act Play by Maeve EdwardsBallycoog ICA    “Ear to the Ground” Sketch/Short Play by Thomas ClareDelgany D.S.        “A Memorable Occasion” Sketch/Short Play by Dorothy RobbieDelgany D.S.         ‘The Patient” One Act Drama by Agatha ChristieBallinteer Drama   “Oedipus Conflict” Sketch/Short Play by Tony Deegan Saturday 19th  Ashford ICA   […]