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The Kylemore Abbey Monastery Campaign

October 5, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

The proposed new monastery will be the first Benedictine monastery built for nuns in Ireland since the Reformation. Essentially it replaces the Monastery of the Irish Dames of Ypres destroyed during World War I. The original foundation was made in 1665 at the request of James II.

Please join Special Guests:

Mary Pat Kelly

Author of “Galway Bay” & “Of Irish Blood”


Mary Deady


Special Guest

Anna McGillicuddy

Irish Deputy Consul General

to help raise funds for the interior of the monastery. Their goal is $500,000 and they are half way there. To make a donation:

Cocktails: 6.30PM  – Program: 7.30PM

To RSVP and for more information please contact:  Mary Reed, Director of the US Campaign:

Tel: 914-420-3517


October 5, 2017
6:30 pm


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The American Irish Historical Society is a cultural institution featuring a library and archive, public arts programming, and events space.
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