Live Music – Lilywren – An Evening of Celtic Music – Saturday, April 30th


Blarney Castle - IrelandLilywren logoThe First Street Community Center in Mount Vernon, Iowa is pleased to announce that we’ve got a live musical performance by Lilywren Saturday, April 30th at 7pm in our Library performance space upstairs.

Doors for this concert will open at 6:30pm.

Tickets: $13

Seating is limited and table reservations are strongly recommended.  Contact Cheryl Russell to reserve a table in advance by telephone at (319) 350-4306 or (319) 895-6176, or by email at [email protected].

From the Lilywren Facebook page:

Join us for a fun night to raise money for summer Irish language classes! The Mount Vernon Community Center Library will be decorated like an authentic Irish Pub, and Lilywren will be providing the music.

NOTE: You are welcome to bring your own wine and beer to this event.  Buckets and ice will be available.  Coffee, lemonade, and snacks will be provided.

Sponsored by IOWA IRISH language groups.

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February’s “Music on Saturdays” Lineup Has Been Released


MVAAC LogoThe Mount Vernon Area Arts Council presents ‘Music on Saturday’s’ at the First Street Community Center in Mount Vernon, Iowa.  Performances are FREE and open to the public. We will start on Saturday, February 6th.  Performances will be from 11 – 1 pm.

The musicians will be performing live music in the hallway area(s) to entertain you while you browse.

Bring your friends and family and stop over.  Escape the cold February weather and enjoy some wonderful music!

In February our musicians will be:

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Celtic Music with Lilywren


4953325373_4c10469da2_b_IrishThe First Street Community Center of Mount Vernon, Iowa is pleased to host an Evening of Celtic Music with Lilywren. This live musical performance will take place 7pm, Friday, March 13th, 2015.

The event will take place inside our second largest meeting/performance space, The Library.

To purchase tickets contact: Cheryl Russell at (319) 350-4306. Seating is limited.

This event is sponsored by Iowa Irish.

Below is a Youtube video of a 2014 performance:

Cottage in Stradbally – Photo by Hotelsireland

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