2018 Easter Rising Commemoration

Cumann na Saoirse Náisiúnta (CnSN) will hold their 2018 Easter Rising Commemoration at 10:00 AM on Sunday, April 22nd at the graveside of Joe Stynes in Woodlawn Cemetery, East 233rd St. at the corner of Webster Ave., Bronx, NY.  Joe’s grave is on the North Border Avenue inside the cemetery, parallel to East 233rd St.

Stynes was a native of Chill Dara, (Kildare), a veteran of the Irish War of Independence and co-founder of CnSN. The graveside ceremony will include a reading of the 1916 Proclamation of the Irish Republic, the Declaration of Independence (adopted by Dάil Ѐireann at its first meeting at Mansion House, Dublin, on January 21, 1919), the Republican Movement's Easter Statement, Cumann na Saoirse’s Easter Message and the laying of the wreath at Joe Stynes’ grave by members of his family.

After the graveside ceremony, breakfast will be served at Keane’s Bar and Restaurant, 4340 Katonah Ave., Bronx, NY 10470 at 11:00 am.

For more information please email or ring Jane Enright (enrightnyc@gmail.com. 718-683-6903) or Maggie Trainor (nymayo@earthlink.net)