Past Events

Friday, March 1 2019 - Sunday, March 3 2019

Language Immersion Weekend

Celtic MKE Center, 1532 N Wauwatosa Ave
March 1-3, 2019

Join us for Irish Language Immersion Weekend (Deireadh Seachtaine Gaeilge) at the Celtic Milwaukee Center! Event is free for pre-registered UWM students!

Sunday, December 16 2018 3:00 pm

Milwaukee Irish Arts: James Joyce’s The Dead

Sunday, December 16th at 3:00 pm
Join us for the reading of James Joyce’s famous short story, The Dead. Location: County Clare, 1234 N. Astor St.

Friday, November 16 2018 7:30 PM

Reelin’ in the Years Concert

Friday, November 16, 2018, 7:30 pm
Irish Cultural and Heritage Center

Join us at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center for the Reelin’ in the Years concert with Jimmy Keane and Dennis Cahill. Time: 7:30 p.m. Tickets on sale for $29 — $10 student with ID; and free for ages 12 and under.

Friday, November 2 2018 6:00 pm

Chuck Ward Memorial Lecture

Celtic MKE Center, 1532 Wauwatosa Avenue
Friday, November 2, 2018, 6pm.

You are invited to join CelticMKE and CCS in a presentation titled ‘Brexit on the Border: What We Know & What We don’t know about the future of Irish/UK relations.

Wednesday, October 31 2018 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Samhain (Sow-en) Festival

UWM Hefter Center, 3271 N Lake Drive
October 31, 2018, 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Come visit us at the Samhain Festival, a Celtic Celebration with refreshments, Scary Fairies, Fortune Telling, and Live Music. Costumes are encouraged!

Saturday, October 20 2018 3:00 pm

CCS Co-Director José Lanters launches new book “The Theatre of Thomas Kilroy: No Absolutes”

The Michael Joyce Room
County Clare Irish Inn
Saturday, October 20, 2018, 3:00pm

You are invited to the launch on October 20th of a new book by CCS co-director José Lanters: The Theatre of Thomas Kilroy: No Absolutes. At the event, José will give a talk about this important Irish playwright, and John and Eamonn will read a scene from one of his plays.

Wednesday, September 26 2018 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

CCS Fall Semester Kick-Off Céilí

Greene Hall
6:00 – 8:30 pm
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Come visit the Center for Celtic Studies a the Fall Semester Kick-Off Céilí on Wednesday, September 26 from 6:00 – 8:30pm!

Tuesday, September 11 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm

CCS Open House

September 11, 2018
Drop by Merrill G42 on Tuesday 4-5:00 pm for our Open House! Meet and mingle with fellow students and CCS faculty.

Saturday, June 16 2018 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Bloomsday: A Joycean Celebration

Celtic MKE Center, 1532 N Wauwatosa Ave
2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Saturday, June 16, 2018

Bloomsday is named for Leopold Bloom, the main character in James Joyce’s epic novel Ulysses, who famously wanders the streets of Dublin on June 16, 1904. Please join us for a celebration of Joyce and Ulysses featuring readings and songs from the book at Celtic MKE Center, 1532 N Wauwatosa Ave, on Saturday, 16 June, 2:00-4:30pm.

Friday, May 11 2018 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

CCS 2018 Certificate Awards Ceremony

Friday, May 11, 2018

Save the date for Friday, May 11th for our annual celebration of CCS Certificate students, featuring tunes and songs from Áthas.