The Massachusetts Ancient Order of Hibernians and Irish Cultural Centre of New England are holding these commemorative events to mark the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Irish Rising in Dublin:
Centenary Celebration of the 1916 Rising
Sponsored by James A. Curran Division One of MA
Remembering the Easter Rising of 1916
Irish Cultural Centre of New England,
1916 Easter Rising
Commemoration & 40th Anniversary of
Worcester’s Irish Immigration Memorial
Activities include a mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. John’s Church, followed by a procession to the Celtic Cross at Worcester City Hall at 11:30 a.m., then to Hibernian Hall for a communion breakfast program at 12:30 p.m.
Sponsored by Division 36 of MA AOH
Easter Rising Centennial Commemoration
Sponsored by Division Fourteen of MA AOH
Find out more about events and resources relating to the 1916 Irish Rising.
Read an historical account of Boston and the Irish Rising here.
Find year round information on Irish activities in Massachusetts and New England by visiting IrishMassachusetts.com.