About the Ancient Order
Becoming a Member
Ancient Order of
Hibernians National Web Site
AOH SC State
Board Web Site
Na h'Eireann School of Irish Dancing
Children's Summer Program
at Myrtle Beach, SC
Irish Culture in America at Capital Celtic
Charleston, SC Web Site
Ladies AOH -
All Division websites
St. Columba AOH Calendar of Events
2013 AOH EVENTS:
SC Irish Arts Weekend, June 21-23, 2013, Columbia SC
Our St. Patrick's Ceili was held on Sat. March 2 at the American Legion Hall in Columbia
featuring entertainment by The Knock Climb.
2012 AOH EVENTS:
|AOH St. Columba's 15th Anniversary Banquet
Friday, November 2, 2012
Our 15th Anniversary Banquet was held on Friday, Nov. 2. 2012 at the Clarion Townhouse Hotel in Columbia, SC. The Keynote Speaker was The Honorable Paul Gleeson, Consul General or Ireland in Atlanta, and our Guest of Honor was the Most Reverend Robert E.Guglielmone, Bishop of the Diocese of Charleston.
Entertainment was provided by : Syr and the Rince na’h Eireann Irish Step Dancers
(above) Consul General of Ireland Paul Gleeson, Sonny Perdue - Governor of the State of Georgia, and Taoiseach Brian Cowen.
2011 AOH EVENTS:
History was made!!! The World Affairs Council held an inauguration ceremony when the Irish Consulate opened officially in Atlanta, the first new Irish consulate in the U.S. since the 1930’s. An Irish Ambassador Luncheon was held on February 17th 2011 at the Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead.
A Banquet Honoring Paul Gleeson, Consul General Atlanta Irish Consulate,
was held Saturday, November 6, 2010 at the Clarion Hotel in Columbia, South Carolina (archived on events page)
History was Made at the dedication of the South Carolina Irish Memorial on Saturday Sept. 6th. 2008 at
Riverfront Park in Columbia, SC. View article & photos from The South Carolina State Board Site.
St. Pat's in Five Points & Parade
L-R, Consul General of Ireland, Niall Burgess, AOH national VP Brendan Moore & National AOH President Seamus Boyle
at .St. Peter's Church, Columbia, SC, the day we unveiled The Columbia Irish Memorial. photo by Alan Geoghegan
News - The State, Friday, Mar. 12, 2010
"A lucky guy: Irish all year long"
The Ancient Order of Hibernians Presented Our Annual St. Patrick's Ceili on Sat. March 12th. 2010, & the St. Patrick's Parade, March 19th.
Raphe, Joe K at the St Pat's Parade
March is Irish-American Heritage Month (link)
The Redbird School of Irish Music brings a little Irish to Columbia SC
Step back in time at the Old Ballymurrin Quacker house, County Wicklow, Ireland
The Way Home (You Tube clip)
This video presents the history, goals and mission of the AOH.
EVERY member should view this video.
ALL pledging members should view this video before taking the oath.
Director/Writer: Raphe O'Geaney
Narrators: Finnbarr Dunphy & Raphe O'Geaney
Videographer/Editor: Alan C. Geoghegan
DEDICATION OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA IRISH MEMORIAL SEPT. 6. 2008
History was Made at The Dedication of the SOUTH CAROLINA IRISH MEMORIAL held on Saturday Sept. 6th at Riverfront Park in Columbia, SC.
"Go raibh maith agat" thank you!
Site design & maintenance by Alan C. Geoghegan
Questions? e-mail our President Bob Dillon
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