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 BBQs for our members before we break for the summer on June 28, 2017 and on September 27, 2017 when we return in the fall. Anyone interested in becoming a member is welcome to attend.
Both events begin at 6pm at the Shillelagh Club.
Our annual night out at Yogi Berra Stadium on the campus of Montclair State University was on Thursday June 29, 2017. Many Emerald Society members, family, and friends attended. We hope you will join us next year as this family friendly and affordable night out is always a great time. Contact Tim Fox at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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 29th Annual Golf Outing is on Friday September 29, 2017 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 20, 2017 at 6:00pm. 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:
12/21/16 Christmas Party and Scholarship Awards
6/28/17 - Summer BBQ Social / Meeting
9/27/17 - Fall BBQ Social / Meeting
12/20/17 Christmas Party and Scholarship Awards
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.