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Kansas City Irish Center

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19 W. Linwood
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States
816-474-3848

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February 2024

Winterfest 2024

Feb 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Foster by Claire Keegan

Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Foster by Claire Keegan A small girl is sent to live with foster parents on a farm in rural Ireland, without knowing when she will return home. In the strangers’ house, she finds a warmth and affection she has not known before and slowly begins to blossom in their care. And then a secret is revealed and suddenly, she realizes how fragile her idyll is. Winner of the Davy Byrnes Memorial Prize, Foster is now published in a revised and…

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March 2024

Blame Not The Bard

Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Katie Boyle

Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Haven by Emma Donoghue

Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Haven by Emma Donoghue In this beautiful story of adventure and survival from the New York Times bestselling author of Room, three men vow to leave the world behind them as they set out in a small boat for an island their leader has seen in a dream, with only faith to guide them. In seventh-century Ireland, a scholar and priest called Artt has a dream telling him to leave the sinful world behind. Taking two monks—young Trian and old…

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April 2024

100 Poems by Seamus Heaney

Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

100 Poems by Seamus Heaney In 100 Poems, readers will enjoy the most loved and celebrated poems, and will discover new favorites, from “The Cure at Troy” to “Death of a Naturalist.” It is a singular and welcoming anthology, reaching far and wide, for now and for years to come. Seamus Heaney had the idea to make a personal selection of poems from across the entire arc of his writing life, a collection small yet comprehensive enough to serve as…

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May 2024

The Commitments by Roddy Doyle

May 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Commitments by Roddy Doyle In the first volume of the Barrytown Trilogy, Roddy Doyle, winner of the Booker Prize for Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, introduces The Commitments, a group of fame-starved, working-class Irish youths with a paradoxical passion for the music of Sam Cooke and Otis Redding and a mission—to bring Soul to Dublin. Doyle writes about the band with a fan’s enthusiasm and about Dublin with a native’s cheerful knowingness. His book captures all the shadings of…

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