Irish Language and Culture Weekend

Irish Language and Culture Weekend

This is the fourth annual Irish Language and Culture weekend hosted by Iowa Irish. In addition to language classes at all levels, there will be music, games and socializing with others from around the Midwest. Join us for a fun and entertaining time with patient and knowledgeable instructors. Whether you're an absolute beginner, or are nearly fluent, this immersion weekend will benefit you.

Fees and Accommodations

The workshop will be held at Coe College, Cedar Rapids.Tuition fees for the weekend will be $125. This includes over eight hours of instruction and classmaterials, all meals on Saturday and Sunday, and the evening social on Saturday night. Lodging is available on campus in air-conditioned dorms at a cost of $35 per person per night. The cost covers bed linens, pillow, blanket and towels. You will need to bring your own soap, shampoo, etc. There are no ensuite rooms, so you will be sharing showers and restrooms. Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions, accessibility concerns, or other special requirements.

An online registration form is available at The deadline for receipt of completed forms and payments is 11th May 2018. Checks should be made payable to: Iowa Irish and mailed to Iowa Irish, 617 7th Avenue, Mt. Vernon, Iowa 52314. Late registrations may be accepted at the discretion of the organizers, if space is available, and a late fee will be applied.

For further information contact:

Danise Shannon at
John Gibney at
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