This is a study group for people learning Irish Gaelic (Gaeilge) in the Des Moines, Iowa area. Whether you are a fluent speaker, brand new to the language or someplace in between, please join us at
Olivet Baptist Church.

Where: Location may vary, please email.
When: Every Thursday
Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Who: Everyone is welcome! Beginnners are encouraged to attend.

Is Gaeilge go bhriste i níos fearr le Béarla maith de lá ar bith í!

Friday, June 7, 2013

Class has ended

Due to a number of issues, we have disbanded the class. If you are interested in the Irish language and you are in Des Moines, please email us.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Join us!

Our location change means that you'll need to email before coming to class. We will not be meeting in Urbandale as of today. We always like to meet new people!

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Yes, we are still studying!

It has been many months since I have updated the web site because we use Facebook so much for notifications. I apologize for that and want to state that we are still studying the beautiful Irish language in Des Moines. Please join us on Thursdays at 7pm. Write with any questions you have.

Thursday, April 12, 2012

For those of you in Urbandale, the Urbandale Library is now offering Mango Languages to library card holders. Signing up for the lessons is free with your library card and the program offers you the opportunity to hear the language as well as to record yourself speaking. Give it a try at
Class is this evening, Thursday, April 12. Remember we are now meeting on Thursdays.

Have you seen us on Facebook? We're at Learn Irish Des Moines. Join us there!

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Yes, we're still meeting here in Des Moines. In case you don't notice it above, we have changed the day of the week for our group meetings to Thursday. Every other detail is the same. We meet twice a month in Urbandale. If you have questions, please leave a comment or send an email. Please like us on Facebook, too. We're at "Learn Irish Des Moines" or See you there!

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

December class 2011

We decided that in December we will meet on December 13 before reconvening in January. It will be another holiday-themed class. If there is something you want to bring or focus on, please let me know and I'll make sure there's time for it.