Commodore Barry Club of Brooklyn
Welcome to the Commodore Barry Club of Brooklyn
Commodore John Barry
Revolutionary War Hero
Father of the American Navy
Promoting Irish American culture, activities and events.
TUESDAY, 11 MARCH 2014, 11 AM. Commodore Barry Birthday Celebration at Flushing Avenue and Navy Streets in downtown Brooklyn. Members will gather at Harbor Car Service, 9419 5th Ave. for transportation to Commodore Barry Park at 9:30 AM. Pick up at Irish Haven, 58 St. & 4 Ave. Ceremonies will commence at 11 AM. There will be a parade with bagpipes, brief remarks, musical interludes and the laying of a wreath at the Barry Memorial. Afterwards, members will repair to Henry O’s Pub, 120 Lawrence St. for lunch.
FRIDAY - SATURDAY, 9 - 10 May 2014.
Dedication of the Commodore Barry Memorial at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD. See the Annapolis Trip Page of this website for details and participation form, which you may print out and fill in.
SUNDAY, 25 May 2014. Trip to Philadelphia to commemorate Commodore Barry's contributions to the American Navy.
COMMODORE BARRY CLUB ANNUAL SOCIAL AND DANCE
The Commodore Barry Club held its Annual Social and Dance on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 4 to 8 PM at St. Patrick's auditorium, Brooklyn.
Members and guests danced to Irish and also international tunes played by Frank Keegan and Mary D. They enjoyed beer, soda and light fare.
Councilman Vincent Gentile, Steven Kiernan Chair of the Kings County Ancient Order of Hibernians and Kathleen McDonough of the Irish American Parade Committee spoke.
Councilman Vincent Gentile and President Mary Nolan
Kathleen McDonagh of the Brooklyn Irish American Parade Committee
Steven Kiernan, Chair of Kings County AOH
John Murray draws a raffle ticket
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Councilman Vincent Gentile and Thomas Hughes
Lucy Wussou, Ed Clinton and Annemarie Wedlock