IN-NYC April 2013 Newsletter

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In This Issue
An Evening with Alfred F. Kelly, Jr.
Third Thursday
Running Group
Concern Run
The Irish Rep Who’s Your Daddy?
NYIC Movie
IAC Declan O’Rourke
Manhattan Gaels
Other Events

An Evening with Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. – Thursday May 2nd
CEO and President of the NY/NJ 2014 Super Bowl Host Company 

Date: Thursday, May 2nd, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Venue: The Consulate General of Ireland, 345 Park Ave, 17th Fl.
This is a Members Only event - Sign up to become a member!
Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. is President and Chief Executive Officer of the NY/NJ 2014 Super Bowl Host Company, the entity created by the owners of the New York Jets and the New York Giants. Mr. Kelly is
overseeing all host activities leading up to the Super Bowl XLVIII, history’s first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl, which will be held Feb 2, 2014, at the home stadium of the Giants & Jets, MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. The game is projected to generate $550 million in regional economic activity.
Mr. Kelly was the former President of the American Express Company, where he led the global consumer businesses for 23 years. He was head of Information Systems at the White House from 1985 to 1987. From 1981 to 1985, he held positions at PepsiCo in Information Systems and Strategic and Financial Planning. Mr. Kelly has been featured on Irish America’s 100 list several times and is a second-generation Irish American with roots in Cork.

IN-NYC April Third Thursday
Networking Event
Date: Thursday, April 18th, 7pm
Venue: The Brass Monkey, 55 Little West 12th Street
We are shaking up our regular Third Thursday networking event by exploring some new locations. The location will change, but the event remains the same – a great opportunity to meet friends old and new and make new connections with like-minded people over drinks and complimentary appetizers. New locations will be announced in our monthly newsletter.

IN-NYC Running Team 
Date: Saturday, April 27th, 9am
Location: Engineers Gate, Fifth Ave and 90th Street
We are launching our first ever IN-NYC Running Team and we will have bi-weekly weekend runs in Central Park beginning with our first run on April 27th. Everyone is welcome and at all levels; beginners, intermediate and advanced. We’ll also get together for fun brunches after some runs!
If interested, please contact Ryan Canavan at

Run with IN-NYC in the Concern Spring Run
Sign up for this 4 mile run as part of the IN-NYC team

Date: Saturday, April 13th, 9:30am

Location: Central Park
Who: Runners and Walkers
Contact Nicole Derham for more info

The Irish Repertory Theatre IN-NYC Special Discount

‘Who’s Your Daddy?’

Date: April 17th - May 12th

Venue: The Irish Repertory Theatre, 132 W 22nd Street
Johnny O’Callaghan’s ‘Who’s Your Daddy?’ is the uplifting and funny true story of his adoption of a Ugandan orphan. No one expected the single, gay, out-of-work actor to ever become a father – but a documentary shoot in Africa turns into an odyssey of the heart.
For $10 off tickets use discount code INNYC                         

NY Irish Center Movie Night IN-NYC Special Discount
‘How About You’ based on a short story by Maeve Binchy
Date: Friday, April 19th, Cocktails 7:30pm & Movie 8:30pm
Venue: NY Irish Center, 1040 Jackson Ave, Long Island City
A young woman named Ellie is left in charge of a residential home run by her older sister, during the Christmas period. Four residents, known as the hardcore, cause a lot of trouble which leads to the home facing closure. Starring Brenda Fricker and Vanessa Redgrave.
$8 Tickets for IN-NYC members here!                  

Irish Arts Center IN-NYC Special Discount
Irish Songwriter ‘Declan O’Rourke’
Date: April 21st – 28th

Venue: The Irish Arts Center, 553 West 51st Street
Irish songwriter Declan O’Rourke returns to the IAC with a string quartet for eight performances. Declan made his name as a folk-rock busker along with Mundy, Damien Dempsey and Paddy Casey. His brand of acoustic pop has brought him multi-platinum success in Ireland and he has toured extensively in Europe opening for Paul Weller, Snow Patrol, and Paul Brady.
$24 Tickets for IN-NYC members here!                       

Play Gaelic football with the Manhattan Gaels

Date: Tuesdays, 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Location: Randall’s Island, Field #74
Register at or MG Facebook  – All levels welcome!

Other Events 

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