California State Convention
Our State Board Convention was held June 13, 2015. Please see adjoining stories and photos
Joint OC Divisions Meeting
Our last meeting was held on February 13, 2016 Click here for the recap
Division 2 & 3 St. Next Meeting to be announced
Orange County Divisions are currently on Summer Hiatus. For information on our next division meetings, contact Michael O’Keefe at aohoccal@ aol.com
Jerry O’Keefe at Irishfree1916@aol.com
Would you like to learn more about the Ancient Order of Hibernians. Check the links to the left and join us for our next meeting
Orange County and Long Beach Hibernians turned out in force to honor a local pub owner for his 40 year effort to promote the Irish and Irish-
Ron Schwartz, owner of the famous Muldoon’s Irish Pub in Newport Beach was this year’s recipient of the Edward Casey Award. The honor is given each year by the Jerry O’Keefe Division to a member of the Southern California community. The award, named in memory of prominent Irishman, Ed Casey, is awarded to members of the community who exemplify and promote Irish and Irish-
As the award is named after his father, the date for the award each year coincides with Terry Casey’s band, the Fenians. The Fenians, who started as a local band singing Irish rebel songs, they have grown in popularity and travel not only the United States, but the world as well. In fact, they will host their “last” tour of Ireland next year. You can find more information on their webiste at www.thefenians.com.
For more photos and a video of the award, click here.