Irish History Displays from the 2019 LAOH NYS Convention.
Anyone interested in purchasing The 125th Anniversary banners or with questions on how to get their own, please email the LAOH NYS State Historian.
LAOH Meeting Schedule
Tues., July 9th
7:30pm - LAOH NYS Board Officers Meeting
Wed., July 10th
10:00am - Audit Committee
1:00pm - Rules of Order
2:15pm - Bylaws
Thurs., July 11th
9:00am - LAOH General Session Opens
10:00am - Joint Meeting with the AOH
11:15am - General Session Resumes & Nominations
1:00pm - Committee Meetings:
Missions & Charities
Freedom for All Ireland
2:00pm - Committee Meetings:
Immigration & Education
Appeals for Aid
Scrapbooks (Adult & Juniors)
Website & Information Technology
3:15pm - Resume General Session;
Presentation and Acceptance of Bylaws Committee Report
Fri., July 12th
9:00am - LAOH General Session
Officer & Appointee Reports
Committee Reports Presentation
12:15pm - lunch on your own
1:15pm - General Session Resumes
Sat., July 13th
7:00-9:00am - Elections
9:15-9:45am - Major Degrees Registration (registration form)
10:00am - Major Degrees Ceremony
12:30pm - General Session Resumes (if necessary);
Room assignments posted to the LAOH Meeting Schedule
St. Brigid's Charity Project (10am - 2pm)
Roarke Center of Catholic Charities, 107 4th Street, Troy, NY.
The Roarke Center is approximately a 15 minute ride from the Albany Hilton. We will meet in the lobby at 9:30am. They will be having a food truck delivery on July 9th and we will be sorting food, in addition, the court yard needs some cleaning.
Contact JoAnn Gundersen, LAOH NYS Missions and Charities Officer if you are attending so she can let the staff know how many LAOH members will be helping out.
Icebreaker: “Luau” theme with dinner buffet featuring Big Fez and the Surfmatics; A four-man group with roots in rock, country, bluegrass, and Celtic music, performing classic surf and beach music from the 1960’s and beyond.
Thursday: Open Night
Convention Cruise Aboard the Dutch Apple: Enjoy a sunset cruise of the beautiful Hudson River. 6pm - Buses board at the Hilton. 7pm - Sail Time. $50 per person. Includes transportation, light fare, cash bar and entertainment.
Click here to purchase your ticket.
A Night of Great Craic at the Albany Hall: Join us on our new patio, or in our air-conditioned newly renovated Pub, for music, drink specials, and food trucks with food for purchase.
Buses will be circulating throughout the night between the Albany Hilton, The Dutch Apple, and the Albany Hall.
Irish and Awards Night
Installation of Officers
Registration with dinner(s) must be received by July 3, 2019.
Visit the Convention website for details, registration forms, and online registration.
also on Facebook
Reservations call 1-866-691-1183.
OverFlow Hotel - must book by July 3rd
Hilton Garden Inn
62 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208
-$154/night plus taxes
Shuttle available to the Convention Hotel (Hilton Albany) 1.6 miles away.
Limited rooms available only until 7/3/19.
Contact Liam McNabb directly via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 518-207-6990 to reserve your room.
Traditionally held in November and May.
Your attendance at these meetings is strongly recommended. This is the time you can see your Sisters across the State, and give your ideas and questions to the Board.
Fri., May 3rd, 11:00am - Annual James F Hayes Golf Tournament (Sign-in at 10:30am)
Sunny Hill Resort and Golf Course, 352 Sunny Hill Rd, Greenville, NY 12083
Includes: Continental Breakfast, Green Fee, Cart, Bar-B-Q at turn and Awards Dinner. Format for this event is a four person scramble, we encourage golfers of all levels to participate.
Fri., May 3rd, 7:00pm - Gift Card Bingo Fundraiser (view flyer)
Gavin's Irish Country Inn, 118 Golden Hill Road, Cornwallville, NY 12418
Sat., May 4th, 9:00am - Officer's Meeting (Sign-in at 8:45am)
Gavin's Irish Country Inn (Tea Room), 118 Golden Hill Road, Cornwallville, NY 12418
Sat., May 4th, 1:00pm - General Meeting
Gavin's Irish Country Inn (Main Dining Room), 118 Golden Hill Road, Cornwallville, NY 12418
We will once again be collecting baby items (diapers, wipes, etc.) for donation to Catholic Charities Community Maternity Services.
Sat., May 4th, 3:00pm - 125th Anniversary Celebration (view flyer)
Gavin's Irish Country Inn (Deck), 118 Golden Hill Road, Cornwallville, NY 12418
Sun., May 5th, 11:00am - Mass
Mass Rock, outdoors on the property of The Michael J. Quill Irish Cultural Centre, 2267 NY-145, East Durham.
Ask for the LAOH rate when making reservations at:
Gavin's Irish Country Inn 518-634-2582
Shamrock House 518-634-2897
Blackthorn Resort 518-634-2541
President - Carol Sheyer
Vice President - Karen Keane
Secretary - Marilyn Madigan
Treasurer - Mary Ann Lubinsky
Historian - Sandi Riley Swift
Missions & Charities - Colleen Bowers
Catholic Action - Cathy Turck
Introduction letters are posted to the National LAOH website.
Pittsburgh, PA was voted in for the 2022 National Convention. Our next National Convention will be Orlando, Fl in 2020.