Irish Breakfast Meeting

2nd Friday of the month at the Irish Cultural Center Great Hall, 1106 N Central Ave, Phoenix 85004

6:30am Doors open
7:00am Breakfast, Tea, and Coffee served
7:15am 30-Second Intros start

First time guests may attend free of charge, returning guests pay only $10.

Please RSVP to Mary Kallemeyn, Membership Chair, at for breakfast count and seating.

May 9 – Annual Board Elections

Please contact us if you’d like to nominate someone or run yourself.

  • 4 Officers: President, VP, Secretary, Treasurer
  • Committee Chairs: Membership, Speakers
  • Committee Chairs among At-Large Board OR among non-Board general INAZ membership: Communications, Hospitality, Events

Stepping off the Board with these openings:

  • Ann Niemann, President
  • Ann-Therese O’Sullivan, Secretary
  • Mary Kallemeyn, Membership Chair
  • Ross McCollum, At-Large
  • Lisa Bartholomew, Vice President
  • At-Large currently open

For Re-Election:

  • Lisa Bartholomew would like to serve as Communications Chair (vacating Vice President)
  • Sharon Judd, current Treasurer
  • Mark O’Brien, current At-Large
  • Jim Hilliard, current At-Large

Committee Notes (consider serving as Chair or non-Board volunteer):

Speakers Chair – primarily setting up for breakfast meetings, this function has been a function of President or Vice President but can be someone else.

Events Chair – setting up monthly social opportunities such as happy hours rotating among Irish pubs; attending theatre or music productions as a group; making group aware of ICC and its Affiliate activities to participate in; coordinating with special event chairs for St. Patrick’s Parade & Faire and Christmas at the Castle. Currently unfilled.

Membership – sets up registration table for breakfast meetings; greets, follows up with guests and absentee members as goodwill ambassador.

Hospitality – coordinates breakfast menu and preparation and/or arranging outside vendors; details of set-up and tear-down in Great Hall, and clean-up in kitchen.

Communications – social media postings, Facebook administrator, liaison with webmaster.  

Must RSVP to to ensure your seat.

Planning Ahead

Friday, June 12
Friday, July 10
Friday, August 14

Rescheduling speakers from cancelled meetings – Genealogy, Traveling in Ireland, and MORE!