Here you will find the monthly meeting dates as well as events sponsored or supported by the Essex County Emerald Society. Please support our events as they help fund such things as our scholorship initiatives and Good and Welfare for our members in need.
Emerald Society Annual Events
The Essex County Emerald Society will host our annual BBQ for our members before we break for the summer on June 26, 2019. Anyone interested in becoming a member is welcome to attend.
This event begin at 6pm at the Shillelagh Club.
Our annual night out at Yogi Berra Stadium on the campus of Montclair State University was Thursday June 21, 2018. 230 Emerald Society members, family, and friends attended. It was a great night and we look forward to the next one. We hope you will join us next time as this family friendly, affordable night out is always a great time. For tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Fill out the form below if you would like additional information in regards to any of our events or if you would like to sponsor an event.
Our 31st Annual Golf Outing is being planned for September at the Essex Fells County Club.
Please consider participating in this years Golf Outing
and / or supporting our scholarship fund through one of the sponsorship opportunities. Click HERE for the registration and sponsorship forms
Our annual Christmas Party will be on December 19, 2018 at 7:00pm. This is always a great event and there is no cost for dues paying members. Our annual college scholarships are awarded at this event.
Information on how to apply for the scholarship can be found on the Scholarship page of this website.
The monthly meetings of the Essex County Police and Fire Emerald Society are held at the Shillelagh Club,648 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ.
Meetings are held at 7pm on the 4th Wednesday of every month, except for December (3rd Wednesday). There are no meetings held in July and August.
Upcoming meetings will be held on:
January 23rd, February 27th, March 27th
April 24th, May 22nd, June 26th
No Meetings July & August but keep an eye out for Emerald Society Events
September 25th, October 23rd, November 20th
December 18th Christmas Party
West Orange St. Patrick's Day Parade & Post Parade Party
Each year on the Sunday before Saint Patrick's Day, our band and our members march up Main Street. We celebrate the holiday, our Irish heritage and we honor our Law Enforcement Officer of the Year, Firefighter or the Year, and Emerald of the Year. Our post parade party is held in the cafeteria of Our Lady or Lourdes school and has an annual attendance of approximately 500 members, families and friends. It's an event not to miss.