Friends of Clonmel

Peoria Illinois Sister City Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland

Friends of Clonmel - Peoria Illinois Sister City Clonmel, County Tipperary, Ireland

2009

Below are photos from the 2009 visit by Banna Chluain Meala.  So many great memories and lasting friendships were made during that time between Peoria area host families and our guests from Clonmel.

 

Performance at Glen Oak Park

Performance at Glen Oak Park

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

Playing with the Peoria Municipal band

A rainy West Peoria July 4th parade

A rainy West Peoria July 4th parade

RiverPlex show July 4

RiverPlex show July 4

Red White and Boom on the Peoria Riverfront

Red White and Boom on the Peoria Riverfront

Shea Stadium Field Show

Shea Stadium Field Show

Color Guard Dance

Color Guard Dance

Bernie Lonergan

Bernie Lonergan

Unity through friendship

Unity through friendship

Mayor Jim Ardis proclamtion to FOC with Leo Jordan

Mayor Jim Ardis proclamtion to FOC with Leo Jordan

Enduring Friendships

Enduring Friendships

Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

Michael Kiley addresses the group

Michael Kiley addresses the group

New best friends

New best friends

Aidan Fennessey and Leo Jordan confer one last time

Aidan Fennessey and Leo Jordan confer one last time

 

Banna Chluain Meala visit – July 2009

Visiting Clonmel – December 2009

BCM members at Mr. Bumbles  good friends