Meetings and other Events with a SASR tent
Please consider volunteering at an upcoming event – see red indicators below
October 11, 2017: Monthly Meeting – Please click on flyer link SASR Oct flyer. What makes a good Scottish Ale? Our guest speaker will be Brewer master Dave Warwick from 3’Notched Brewery. He is an award winning brew master in the Scottish and Irish category starts at 6:30pm, St Bartholomew Church, Patterson Ave. Each meeting starts with a Celtic Buffet so bring an item to share with fellow Society members. Driving Directions to Church
October 28 and 29, 2017: Central Virginia Celtic Festival and Highland Games. (Volunteers needed) Driving directions to the Games.
November 8, 2017: Monthly meeting, 6:30 pm, St Bartholomew Church, Patterson Ave. Our guest speaker will Fr. Adam Sexton who will present “Who is this Saint Andrew Guy??” Each meeting starts with a Celtic Buffet so bring an item to share with fellow Society members. Driving directions to the Church
December 13, 2017: Annual Society Christmas party will be held 6:30 PM at Nick’s Roman Terrace. Driving Directions to Nick’s
January 6, 2018: The annual St. Andrew’s Society Hogmanay will take place on January 6, 2018 at 6:00pm at the historic Hanover Tavern. There will be food, drinks, music, dancing, bagpipes, and the traditional ode to the haggis. There will be a silent auction of assorted Scottish and Irish items. Tickets and a sign up form will be available soon. Driving directions to Hanover Tavern
February 2018 Meeting Cancelled – due to conflict with Ash Wednesday and Valentines day.
March 2018 – Plans are in works for a Pub Night – details an more information to come later.
April 2018 – TBD
May 2018 – Round Two of Scottish trivia a night of food, fun and prizes
June 2018 – A year ending wrap up extravaganza!!
Other Celtic Events (no SASR tent)
Chesapeake Celtic Games, Snow Hill, Md. Oct 7-8
Radford Highland Games, Radford, Va. Oct 21
Alexander Christmas Walk Parade Alexander, Va Dec 2
Interested in Celtic dance? Want to learn?
The Thistle & Shamrock Dance Academy is a Celtic Dance studio focused primarily on Scottish Highland Dancing for children and adults. http://www.thistleandshamrockdance.com/