Cumann na Saoirse Naisiunta (The National Irish Freedom Committee) will hold it’s Easter Commemoration on Easter Sunday April 8th at 9.00am at the grave of its’ co-founder Joe Stynes in Woodlawn Cemetery, East 233 St., Bronx, NY.
The graveside ceremony will include a reading of the 1916 Proclamation of the Irish Republic, the significance of Easter to Ireland’s freedom struggle, the Republican Movement‘s Easter Statement, Cumann na Saoirse Easter Message and the laying of the wreath at Joe Styne’s grave.
After the graveside ceremony breakfast will be served at Byrne & Hanrahan’s located at 640 McLean Ave. at 10.00am.
After breakfast ‘the Countdown to Easter 2016’ program will commence. This program, initiated in 2010 by the late Brian Mór Ó Baoighill, will include tributes to the executed signatories of the Easter Proclamation and to the other executed Leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising. More details soon viawww.irishfreedom.net