The Larkin and Moran Brothers band of Chicago will return for Illinois Valley Community College Foundation’s 10th annual Irish Night dinner/auction celebration Saturday, March 1 at Senica’s Oak Ridge, La Salle.
If you go
Doors open at 5 p.m. followed by dinner at 6 and the band 7-11 p.m. Admission is $50 per person. An Irish buffet of corned beef and cabbage and another entrée will be served. The festivities also will feature raffles and auctions.
To reserve tickets, call Donna Swiskoski at (815) 224-0551. Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express are accepted.
Proceeds benefit the Foundation which provides more than $200,000 in scholarships to more than 200 students annually. Since its founding in 1976, the Foundation has invested more than $2.2 million in students.
About the band
In 2008, the Irish rock band featuring Dan, Dan Jr., Mike and Joe Larkin, Terry and Kevin Moran and Neal Sullivan, drew a record Irish Night crowd of 300.
The band has produced five CDs including, “Kerry Piper Live” (2000), “Band o’ Brothers” (2003), “Paddy” (2007) and Eistigi (2011, available at Amazon and on iTunes).