A few things to pass on as we round the corner towards St. Patty’s Day.
The Eastchester Irish American Social Club (EIASC) will sponsor Eastchester’s 8th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday March 11, 2012. This year’s Grand Marshal will be Phil Denning, with Anna Phelan selected as Parade Honoree.
The 2012 parade begins at 3;00 at Immaculate Conception Church in Tuckahoe, marching north on Route 22 to the Lake Isle Country Club. This parade will feature twelve Pipe Bands, twenty Marching Bands and over 50 marching groups, including the Police and Fire Departments and a United States Army unit. For more information, please visit www.eastchesterirish.org
Mamaroneck: March 18 will be the “first ever” Sound Shore St. Patrick’s Day parade along Mamaroneck Avenue. Sponsors tell us, “The first annual Sound Shore St. Patrick’s Day Parade will celebrate Irish heritage, featuring musicians, dancers, local schools, police, firefighters, pipe bands and representatives of the area’s Irish community.” The Grand Marshall is Jim Killoran, Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity of Westchester.
St. Paddy’s Pub of Westchester Contest: Our friends at WestchesterHappening want to know where you will celebrate this greenest of holidays. Go ahead and enter their contest…it looks fun.
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