Tuesday April 22nd in Friendship Heights sees the Worldwide Book Launch of ‘Gerry Is Ainm Dom‘, by ‘the world’s furmost Irish expert’. This 22-page picture/poem book describes Gerry’s purrfect lifestyle in downtown Washington DC.
Best arrive early as the evening will kick-off with a short Irish Writing Workshop for aspiring writers of all levels. Attendees will be encouraged to draw inspiration from Gerry and write their own poems or short biographies! Gerry’s ghostwriter Ronan will be on hand to help you get writing as Gaeilge.
The workshop will be followed by the Seoladh Leabhar / Book Launch. The inspirational author is scheduled to appear and oversee the release, when cat lovers and Irish learners alike will finally be able to get their paws on this hot new release!
You can pre-order your limited-edition copy on our website or via the links below. ‘Gerry Is Ainm Dom‘ is can be collected in Friendship Heights at any one of our monthly Meetups or classes. If you require shipping, simply select the + shipping option below. Gerry says ‘go raibh meow agat‘ for all the support…
As ever, please RSVP if you can join us for the Book Launch via our Meetup page. Fáilte roimh chách / All welcome. Schedule:
7:00: ‘Irish Writing Workshop’ taught by Ronan.
7:30: Worldwide launch of ‘Gerry Is Ainm Dom’ and book signing. Light refreshments will be served.
Nuacht eile / Other news in brief:
- Ronan and Jennifer will be hosting an Irish Language Evening in the Irish Embassy on Thursday, April 24th. Please contact the Irish Embassy if you are interested in attending. The evening will be an opportunity for absolute beginners to learn a few fun phrases!
- Comhghairdeas / Congratulations to all our students who completed evening courses last week, and to our new students who attended the Introductory Intensive on Sunday! Those interested in attending the next Introductory Intensive in August are advised to check back soon for details and register early to avoid disappointment. Please contact us if you have any questions.
- Our online Irish shop has been redesigned and expanded, to bring you our top recommendations for studying and reading Irish. The shop is organised into categories such as Novels, Children’s Books, Audio Packages, Grammar and more! Check it out at www.IrishIsFun.com