MEMORIAL WEEKEND, SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2016
The Commodore Barry Club of Brooklyn will travel to Philadelphia by bus for a day of commemoration and festivities.
Members and guests of the Commodore Barry Club will depart from Duncan Donuts, 9243 4th Ave., Brooklyn, NY at 8 AM.
A wreath laying ceremony at Commodore Barry's grave in St. Mary’s cemetery will follow 11 AM Mass in historic Old St. Mary's Church, 252 So. 4th St, Philadelphia.
Lunch will be at the Commodore Barry Irish Center, 6815 Emlen Street and Carpenter Lane, www.theirishcenter.com/. Lunch very reasonably priced! Music and dancing through the afternoon will follow.
Members will be joined by members of the Ancient Order of Hibernians from neighboring States.
Return approximately 6:30 PM same day.
Cost of the round trip is $35 per person for adults and $20 for relatives eighteen years of age or younger. Make checks payable to the "Commodore Barry Club of Brooklyn" and send to Commodore Barry Club, PO Box 824, Brooklyn, NY 11209.
COMMODORE BARRY BOOK AWARD, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, at Fraunces Tavern, 6 PM.