Wednesday, 31 July 2013

Ontario Irish Gaelic Class


Dates: 11-18 August 2013

Location: North Gaeltacht New Island, near Kingston, Ontario

What: Sessions Language, Language Immersion, Cultural Workshops (Art, Sports, Singing, Dancing, Instrumental Music, Literature, History, Mythology, Drama), Dynamic Social Gaelic, Concerts, Lectures, Camps Fires, Story Telling, Field Trips, Swimming, Fishing, Hiking, Banquet, Spouses

Teaching Staff: Partnership with Irish in Mayo, Ireland

Camping $ 5/night
B & B, Dorothy call 613 379 3006 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 613 379 3006 FREE  end_of_the_skype_highlighting ,

Food: $ 130 for the week
Tuition and Activities (full): $ 100 for the week
[Note: Earlybird rates extended to Wednesday 31 July 2013]

Online Registration:

2013 Brochure
2012 Workshop Schedule

Further Information: Respond to this message (Mac Giolla Kilkenny Herald)



Dates Group: 11 - 18 August 2013

Location: New Island North Gaeltacht, near Dun Laoghaire (Kingston), Ontairió

What: Sessions Language, Language Immersion, Social Dynamics Gaelic Culture Workshops (Art, Sports, Singing, Dance, Instrumental Music, Literature, History, Mythology, Drama), Concerts, Lectures, bonfires, storytelling, Field Trips, Swimming, Fishing , Stroll, Banquet, Spouses

Teaching staff: Irish partnered with Mayo, Ireland

Camping: $ 5/oíche
Bed and Breakfast, Put Dorothy call 613 379 3006 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 613 379 3006 FREE  end_of_the_skype_highlighting ,

Food: $ 130 per week
Teaching and Events (Total): $ 100 per week
[Note: Fees Mochchlárú Extension to Wednesday, July 31, 2013]

Online registration:

2013 Brochure
Workshops Timetable 2012

More Information: Do reply to this message (Mac Giolla Kilkenny Herald)

Fitzpatrick Herald Kilkenny, Capt, PhD, PPCLI
Associate Professor of Physics / Professeur adjoint of physique
Department of Physics / Departement of physique
Royal Military College of Canada / Collège Militaire Royal du Canada
PO Box 17000 STN Forces / Forces CP 17000 succ
Kingston, ON K7K 7B4
Sawyer Building Room 5319/5319 COOK edifice Sawyer
Telephone / Telephone 613.541.6000 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 613.541.6000 FREE  end_of_the_skype_highlighting ext 6042
Facsimile / Télécopier 613.541.6040

National Defence / Defense nationale
Government of Canada / Gouvernment du Canada

Monday, 29 July 2013

Canadian Headstones lauches Genealogical Index

GenDexNetwork Surpasses 31 Million Records! has now surpassed 31 Million records. It is a genealogical index (GenDex) which indexes persons in family trees on the internet. The first GenDex was operated by Gene W. Stark  in 1994 when computer indexing for genealogical information was in its infancy. Many genealogy database programs can produce the gendex.txt file for submission to the index.

It connects the family trees to make one huge database. Clicking on a name in the search results immediately takes you to the same person on a family tree web page with their genealogical data. can be searched by names, dates and places of birth and death, includes all family trees in one search and requires no joining or membership to search the database.

GenDexNetwork is FREE and will remain FREE!
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Friday, 19 July 2013

Donegal E-zine, latest issue

Welcome to the Donegal in Touch e-zine.  This e-zine is part of the Donegal Diaspora Project. Through this project Donegal is reaching out and connecting with people in all parts of the world who have a connection to or interest in Donegal.  This e-zine is sent to people in all parts of the world.
Please feel free to pass this e-zine on to others that you feel might be interested in it. Any views, comments or contributions to the e-zine are very welcome.  The latest edition of the e-zine can be viewed or downloaded via the Donegal County Development Board website - using the following link:
For further information on Donegal or on the Donegal Diaspora Project, please contact Roisin McBride at
Fáilte go ríomhiris Dún na nGall i dTeagmháil. Tá an ríomhiris seo ina pháirt de Thionscnamh Diaspóra Dhún na nGall. Tá Dún na nGall ag síneadh amach agus ag nascú le daoine ar fud an domhain a bhfuil gaol nó suim acu leis an chondae. Cuirtear an ríomhiris seo chuig daoine i ngach cearn den domhan.
Seol an ríomhiris seo chuig duine ar bith a mbeadh suim acu ann, le do thoil. Beidh fáilte roimh thuairimí, ráitis nó eolas don ríomhiris. Tá an eagrán is deireannaí don e-iris le fáil le léamh nó íoslodáil ó suíomh idirlín Bord Forbartha Chontae Dhún na nGall - ag an nasc seo a leanas:
Chun tuilleadh eolais ar Chontae Dhún na nGall nó ar Tionscnamh Diaspóra Dhún na nGall, dean teagmháil le Maria Nic Fheargusa ag nó le Róisín Nic Giolla Bhríde ag
With kind regards
The Donegal - community in touch / Dún na nGall - pobail i d'teagmháil Publication Team
Roisin McBride
Donegal County Council

O Donnell's Clan Gathering in August

Clann Uí Dhónaill is have a great gathering this August in County Donegal.  They are one of the great historical families of Ireland and still very active in Donegal and throughout the Diaspora.

Link to more data:  Clann Uí Dhónaill