United Irish Counties Assoc. of New York, Inc. 

 

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In the mean time, please find information about our annual Feis below.

The United Irish Counties Association

of New York Inc.

75th FEIS

Established 1931




SAUNDERS TRADES HIGH SCHOOL 

183 PALMER ROAD - YONKERS, NY 10701


SUNDAY, JUNE 8, 2014 - COMMENCING 9:00 AM

Doors Open 8:00 AM


President: Catherine T. Hogan

Co-Chairs: 

Anne Hearn, Tom Tuffy & Regina O’Dwyer

Treasurer/Entries: Sean McGovern

Secretary: Sheila Bradley Keady

Coordinator: Phil O’Meara


UnitedIrishCounties@gmail.com

www.uicany.org


Entries Deadline: Mail In

Postmarked by 5/27/14

CAP: 800 Dancers


Feis is registered, sanctioned and will be governed by the rules of An Coimisiún (www.CLRG,ie), the Mid-Atlantic Region (www.mid-atlanticregion.com) and the North American Feis Commission, Patricia Watkins, President (www.northamericanfeiscommission.org)

Please refer to applicable websites for rules governing the feis.


Adjudicators for this feis include but not limited to:

Gail Casey, NY; Roger Casey, NY; John Cunniffe, MA; 

Colleen Farrell Martin, NJ; Michael Kenny, ENG.; William Maple, VA;

Nora McHugh, CT; Breda O’Brien, MA; Helaine Sander, NY; Linda Sanfilippo, NY


Admission $10.00 Payable at door ONLY. 

Please do not include with Entry Fees.

All entries now accepted via e-Feis


Go to www.eFeis.com


Entries will be accepted on www.eFeis.com through

Wednesday, June 4, 2014.

Entries created OR paid after May 28th will be charged a $10 late fee.

“Mail Payment” option – Entries must be postmarked by May 27th

Entries via Postal Mail: Must include all pertinent information:

Name, Address, Phone No., DOB, Age as of 1/1/2014, School and Teacher’s Name, Competition Nos., email address.  Championships include choice of dances – all on 3x5 index card please.

Make checks payable to United Irish Counties Feis and mail to

Sean McGovern, 92-30 Springfield Blvd.,

Queens Village, NY 11428


THE UNITED IRISH COUNTIES DANCE OFF for the JOHN W. DUFFY MEMORIAL PERPETUAL TROPHY :  1st, 2nd and 3rd Place winners in Competitions 507, 508, 509, 510, 515, 516 and 517 are eligible to participate.  Each entrant will dance a set piece in contrasting tempo to that performed in qualifying competition.




NAFC DANCING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Were held on 2/15/2014 at the

Orlando Hilton, Orlando, Florida

Winnere were as follows:

The Gerry Campbell Perpetual Senior Belt,

Nicholas Paulson, Broesler School

Robert Gabor Junior Trophy,

Owen Luebbers, Broesler School

George Sweetnam Minor Trophy,

Erin Karlok, Peter Smith School


NAFC MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS

U. 15 – Cleveland Feis, 5/25/2014

15 & over – Portland Feis, 10/11/2014


ENTRY FEES (Marks Included)

NO REFUNDS –

NO ENTRY ACCEPTED WITHOUT PROPER FEES.

All Solos/Music/Singing competitions (unless

otherwise noted) each                                             $ 8.00

Preliminary Championship                                     $28.00

Open Championship                                                $32.00

Maximum fee per immediate

Family                                                        $100.00

All Fees in U.S. Dollars only.


DIRECTIONS TO SAUNDERS HIGH SCHOOL, YONKERS, NY:


FROM CTI-95 S. to Exit 21; I-287 W. -Exit 9; Hutch Pkwy S., left fork to Cross Cty Pkwy W.-Exit 2; Saw Mill N.-Exit 5A-Palmer Rd. Right, School on left.


FROM LONG ISLAND - Throgs Neck or Whitestone Bridge to Hutch Pkwy Exit 13; Cross Cty W.-Exit 2; Saw Mill N,  see above.


FROM NJ – G. W. Bridge , follow signs for Henry Hudson Pkwy N. which turns into Saw Mill N. see above.


FROM BKLYN – Brooklyn Bridge, left on Chambers to West St. N which becomes Henry Hudson N.  Also Bklyn Battery Tunnel leads into West St. N.  Henry Hudson changes to Saw Mill Pkwy N.  see above.


FROM UPSTATE – I-87 S. Exit 6W/Tuckahoe Rd W, Left Mile Square Rd, bear right Halladay Ave., continue on Palmer Rd., school on right.



Nearby Hotels:

Exit 9, Saw Mill Pkwy (Executive Blvd)

Hampton Inn & Suites, 160 Corporate Blvd., Yonkers

914-619-5536


Exit 6, NYS Thruway, Tuckahoe Road:

Holiday Inn, 125 Tuckahoe Rd., Yonkers

914-476-3800


Tuckahoe Motor Inn, 307 Tuckahoe Rd., Yonkers

914-793-6300


Royal Regency Hotel, 165 Tuckahoe Rd., Yonkers

914-476-6200



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