Rhode Island Irish Famine Memorial - 2017 Celebration
Preserving Our Irish Heritage and Assuring its Future

To celebrate the 10th Anniversary
of the 2007 dedication of the Memorial.

Sunday, November 19, 2017
Place: Citizens Bank Rotunda
One Citizens Plaza, Providence.
Click here for photos and directions.

Presentation & Music
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:30
The afternoon will feature Irish Historian Michael McCormack and his two person band. He will play and talk about Famine-related and Easter Rising/Rebel Songs and place them in their proper historical context.

Mr. McCormack is the A.O.H. National Board Historian/Archivist and an accomplished traditional Irish musician.

For further Presentation & Music details
Click here

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:30
Catered by the Cafe Nuovo
Free parking available!

$50.00 (per person)

To raise funds for continuing the perpetual
maintenance of the Famine Memorial site.

Make a Donation

To donate by by check
click this link:
Print form


Door Prizes

  • One week stay at
    Nancy and Bill Gilbane's Irish Cottage
    near Galway click here for brochure.
  • 2 tickets to Irish Celtic Sojourn at
    the Veteran's Auditorium - Dec. 20, 2017
  • Granite Flagstone
    [with four line inscription of your choice]
  • Engraved Brick

  • Reservations

    Reservations will be limited to 250 attendees.
    No tickets will be mailed.
    All reservations will be held at the door.
    The deadline for reservations will be
    November 16th.

    To reserve your seats online
    click the "Buy Now" button.
    Change the "Quantity" on the next page
    if you want to reserve multiple seats.
    Then click on "Continue".

    To reserve your seats by mail
    & pay by check
    click this link:
    Print form

    For Sponsorship Information
    Click here
    please contact Don Deignan

    For Other Information
    please contact committee members:
    Don Deignan
    Scott Molloy
    Sue McKenna
    Jim Crowshaw
    Cathy Miller
    Peter Martin

    To print two page flyer Click here

    To print one page poster Click here

    The Rhode Island Irish Famine Memorial Committee is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt charitable organization. Contributions are deductible to the extent allowable by law.