Pub Quiz

Schrodinger's Cat
Erwin Schrodinger with some other famous physcists

IGAS Annual Pub Quiz

Date: 16 November 2019
Time: 6:00pm for 6:30pm start
Venue: Muddy Murphy's
Price: $10 per team member, six members max per team

Grab your friends to make up a team for the IGAS Annual Pub Quiz. We know this is actually the second one this year but the earlier one was a late 2018 pub quiz held in early 2019.

Did you know that Erwin Schrodinger was once Director of Theoretical Physics at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies?

The Dutch House

Afternoon Book Group Choice.
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Afternoon Book Group November Meeting

This group is full, but if you'd like to make up a second group please get in touch.
Non-members are welcome.

Book: The Dutch House by Ann Patchett

Date: Monday 11 November
Time: 12:00 noon
Venue: Tanglin club, Tea Lounge

'Maeve and Danny Conroy grow up in the storied Dutch House, a 1922 mansion in the Philadelphia suburbs that was commissioned by the VanHoebeek family ... Danny Conroy tells the story of his family in and outside the Dutch House.' Read the rest of the review in the Washington Post.

Sign up using the Book Club online form or email to join the WhatsApp Group Chat for future books and meeting or email Carmel.

Educated

Evening Book Group Choice.
Click cover to read review.

Evening Book Group Next Meeting

This group is full, but if you'd like to make up a second group please get in touch.
Non-members are welcome.

Book: Educated by Tara Westover

Date: TBC
Time: TBC
Venue: Member's Home

'Westover describes showing up in college with no schooling at all. ... Westover lays bare a family cursed by ideological mania and outlandish physical trauma.' Read the rest of the review in the New York Times.

Emerald Ball

IGAS Table: Emerald Ball

The Ireland Funds Singapore

Date: Saturday 9 November 2019
Time: 7:00pm Onwards
Venue: The St Regis Singapore, 29 Tanglin Road, S 247911
Price: $500 per person (tax rebate)
Dress Code: Cabaret/Black Tie

Join other IGAS members in forming a table at The Ireland Funds Singapore's charity fundraiser event of the year. Even if you've bought your ticket you can request to be seated at with IGAS. If you haven't bought your ticket there is still time to buy online.

The glamorous Emerald Ball's theme this year is Cabaret. Among the beneficiaries are Boys' Town, FILOS Community Services, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore Institute of Technology, Singapore Irish Rugby Club and Sense of Ireland 2020.

Superbrains

IGAS Table: Superbrains

Date: Saturday 23 November 2019
Time: Registration 7:30pm Quiz Begins 8:00pm
Venue: Elizabeth Suite, The British Club, Bukit Tinggi, S
Price: British Club Members $55+; Non-members $65+

As well as head-scratching questions and lots of buzz from the dedicated crowd, the Superbrains Annual Quiz comes with two bottles of wine per table and a sumptuous buffet at half-time.

Last year IGAS fielded two teams, with one coming second. Let's see if we can score a first place this year!

Irish Film Festival Singapore

Irish Cultural Event: Inaugural Irish Film Festival Singapore

Date: 16-31 October 2019
Time: Various Times
Venue: LASALLE College of the Arts or Filmgarde, Level 5 Bugis+
Price: $15

The first Irish Film Festival takes place in Singapore with screenings of well-known films from Ireland plus introductions and discussions. Book your tickets online through the website where you will be redirected to Eventbrite