Lughnasa Celebrated to Benefit the Dwelling Place

Sister Joann, staff, and ladies of The Dwelling Place extend sincere gratitude to Dee Nolan, Maura Mulligan, and members of Nollaig Na mBan New York who gathered on Monday, August 1 to celebrate the ancient Celtic festival of Lughnasa (Harvest Festival). It was an inspiring evening of poetry, drama, song, and Irish history to benefit the women of The Dwelling Place. You can read more about the event at the Irish Echo.

Celebrating Lughnasa

  • The Dwelling Place wishes to acknowledge all those who have contributed to the 2020 Annual Appeal which began in March of 2020 and continues to

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