Welcome to the John Boyle O'Reilly Club website. Founded in 1880, the members of the John Boyle O'Reilly Club are dedicated Irish and Irish-Americans whose goal is to preserve and promote our Irish Heritage. Through our motto of Culture, Family and Tradition, we strive to carry the Club forward for future generations without forgetting our past.

We are now including news briefs from two sources: Setanta and The Irish Times. Please click on the new Irish News menu to see the latest news. These will be updated daily. If you would like to include any other sources, please send the information via the Contact Us menu link.


The JBO is your Western Mass home for Live Broadcasts of Gaelic Games (GAA) from Ireland. Join us most weekends for live Hurling and Gaelic Football. We are Springfield’s exclusive commercial establishment for these live GAA Broadcasts.  See our facebook page for weekly schedules and updates.



2018 John Boyle O'Reilly Club Scholarship Winners

Top row (left to right)
Nichole McCarthy, Kathryn Laughlin, Daniel Marsh, Emily Roux and Maeve O’Shea

Bottom row (left to right)
Brenna Hoar and Gwen Osborne

John Boyle O'Reilly Scholarship in Memory of Henry O'Connell -  Nichole McCarthy

James Curran Scholarship - Kathryn Laughlin

Edward McGrath Scholarship - Daniel Marsh

Ladies Auxilliary Scholarship - Emily Roux

William "Billy" Jones Scholarship - Maeve O'Shea

Owen Mulligan Scholarship - Brenna Hoar

Kathleen Murphy Scholarship - Gwen Osborne


The JBO Scholarship Committee would like to thank everyone who has made donations this year and in past years.

Your generosity is greatly appreciated!



2018 Ireland Tour

Tour with us and have a special autumn visiting Ireland's magnificent west coast from County Mayo to County Kerry…
John Boyle O'Reilly Club's
11-day / 9-night West Coast "Mayo to Kerry" Ireland Tours
Westport ~ Galway ~ Dingle
October 6 - October 16, 2018
Highlights: Croagh Patrick, Achill Island, Connemara, Kylemore Abbey & Garden, Corrib River & Lake cruise, Claregalway Castle, Cliffs of Moher, Dingle Peninsula, Blasket Centre, Dingle Whiskey Distillery and so much more! 
And lots of surprises and treats as well as all gratuities included with our tours as always!! 
Not to be missed - sign up early!
Contact Eric Devine at IrelandTours@jbo-club.com or Joyce Bosworth at 413-330-6363 for more details and reservations.



                                          Seisun every Wednesday!!!


                                                              Pitch every Wednesday!


Western Mass Youth Gaelic Games Website

Purchase a Brick Program



Event Date Event
Fri Aug 17, 2018 Dan Ringrose - 7:30 PM
Sat Aug 18, 2018 Saratoga Bus Trip (Alabama Race)
Fri Aug 24, 2018 The Healys - 7:30 PM
Sat Sep 15, 2018 Concert for American Cancer Society Relay For Life
Fri Sep 21, 2018 Halfway to St. Patrick's Day
Fri Sep 21, 2018 Club Supper
Sat Sep 22, 2018 JBO Annual Golf Tourney - Fall Scramble
Sun Sep 30, 2018 Ceili Social at the Boyle - 1 PM
Sun Sep 30, 2018 Member's Meeting - Noon
Fri Oct 19, 2018 Club Supper
Sat Oct 20, 2018 Salem Haunted Happenings / Bus Trip
Sat Oct 27, 2018 JBO Craft Fair
Sun Oct 28, 2018 Member's Meeting - Noon (includes nomination of officers)
Fri Nov 16, 2018 Club Supper
Sun Nov 18, 2018 Ceili Social at the Boyle - 1 PM
Wed Nov 21, 2018 Jimmy Buffet Night
Sun Nov 25, 2018 Member's Meeting - Noon
Sat Dec 8, 2018 NYC Bus Trip
Fri Dec 21, 2018 Club Supper
Sun Dec 30, 2018 Member's Meeting - Noon