Northern California Celtic Language

Scottish Gaelic Classes in SACRAMENTO.  Donnie Macdonald of Men of Worth, a native speaker from Lewis, conducts a class once each month in Citrus Heights from his home (8034 Avalos Way, Citrus Heights, CA 95610). Contact him by email for details (, or phone him at 916-723-6320 (home) or 916-214-4776 (mobile).

CLEMENTS. Wade Dowdell, Welsh-language resource. (, cellphone number ([209] 327-2721), and mailing address (P.  O.  Box 697, Clements, CA 95227-0697). The Welsh American Society of Northern California has several yearly activities featuring Welsh food, Welsh music, and the Welsh language: Cylch Cymreig Sacramento (the Sacramento Welsh Circle) is dormant, but there are some activities in the Welsh American Society of Central California, which has a couple of native Welsh speakers as members.

Scots Gaelic lessons – AUBURN - Donnie MacDonald - Elizabeth Townsend

Weekly Irish language class in CAPITOLA (near the village) or in SANTA CRUZ (near the Rio cinema).  Either e-mail or call 831 588 2842 for more information, or to reserve a place on the Irish language class. Mary Mc Laughlin    

San Francisco Irish Club: For information, contact Nikki Ragsdale. 510-881-5958,, or visit

San Francisco Irish Immersion Weekend, September 26-28, 2014

Irish language classes in Capitola: Contact Audrey Nickel, at 831-335-4879 or


BBC Radio Scotland in Gaelic. This station has news, sports, pop music, cultural programs, children’s programs, etc.

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig in Skye on the West Coast of Scotland is a college that provides education primarily through the medium of Gaelic for learners up to native speakers.
We provide full time , part time, short courses and distance learning courses at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig with the aim of securing and strengthening the Gaelic Language and culture. We have many people from all corners of the world coming to take part in many of our courses each year with our distance learning courses being our main success with people enrolled from all over the globe. Our web address is

Access to Bitesize Irish Gaelic
Make a real connection with your Irish heritage, by learning to speak the Irish language. Bitesize Irish Gaelic is a learning program featuring native speaker audio, phonetics, and video lessons. As a member, you'll be able to communicate with our language assistant for help, and attend live lessons. Find out more at

Group pricing offer:
Are you a member of an Irish language group, or Irish center? If so, please contact us on the site with the organizer's contact details, so that we can offer a group discount.

Who are we? Bitesize Irish Gaelic is run from Luimneach (Limerick), Ireland, and we have team members internationally. Our mission is to help you make the Irish language part of your every day.


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