8 Week Scottish Gaelic Class, Week 3
Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

8 Week Scottish Gaelic Class, Week 3

7:00pm to 8:30pm through November 14. Learn some basic Scottish Gaelic expressions: "How are you?", "I want a beer", "Where's the bathroom?", etc. Learn a bit about how the language influences the culture. Learn about available resources and events that can help you meet your Gaelic language goals. Maybe we'll play a game, sing a song. After the class ends, we can meet at local Pubs and Gatherings to use our new language skills and have some fun. Glè mhath! (Very good!)

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Celtic Cousins Picnic
Sep
28
1:00 PM13:00

Celtic Cousins Picnic

You won’t want to miss the Celtic Cousins Picnic on Saturday, September 28 from 1 - 4 pm.

It will be held at the Church of the Ascension picnic shelter,

4853 Princess Anne Rd, VB.

Rain or shine!

This event is co-hosted by the SST, the St. Andrew’s Society of Tidewater, and the Irish American Society of Tidewater. The societies will provide hot dogs, hamburgers, (maybe) BBQ, condiments and soft drinks. Please bring your favorite picnic side dish or dessert. Coolers are encouraged. And bring your appetites!

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8 Week Scottish Gaelic Class, Week 2
Sep
26
7:00 PM19:00

8 Week Scottish Gaelic Class, Week 2

  • Haygood United Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

7:00pm to 8:30pm through November 14. Learn some basic Scottish Gaelic expressions: "How are you?", "I want a beer", "Where's the bathroom?", etc. Learn a bit about how the language influences the culture. Learn about available resources and events that can help you meet your Gaelic language goals. Maybe we'll play a game, sing a song. After the class ends, we can meet at local Pubs and Gatherings to use our new language skills and have some fun. Glè mhath! (Very good!)

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8 Week Scottish Gaelic Class
Sep
19
7:00 PM19:00

8 Week Scottish Gaelic Class

  • Haygood United Methodist Church (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

7:00pm to 8:30pm through November 14. Learn some basic Scottish Gaelic expressions: "How are you?", "I want a beer", "Where's the bathroom?", etc. Learn a bit about how the language influences the culture. Learn about available resources and events that can help you meet your Gaelic language goals. Maybe we'll play a game, sing a song. After the class ends, we can meet at local Pubs and Gatherings to use our new language skills and have some fun. Glè mhath! (Very good!)

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2019 Tartan Day Celebration
Apr
6
12:00 PM12:00

2019 Tartan Day Celebration

A salute to Scottish-American culture.

Sponsored by the: Scottish Society of Tidewater, Tidewater Pipes and Drums, and the MacArthur Memorial.

With LIVE traditional Scottish and bagpipe music, Scottish Highland dancing, Gaelic songs, educational displays, and special presentations.

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Ocean View St Patrick's Day Parade
Mar
16
9:00 AM09:00

Ocean View St Patrick's Day Parade

The Scottish Society will be marching with our “Nessie” float.  There is sitting room on the float for folks who don’t want to walk.

Line up 9 a.m., Northside Middle School, 8720 Granby St. We are Section One, Position 25.

Parade steps off at 10 a.m.

Busses will be provided before the parade (7 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.) for those who want to park at / around Ocean View Elementary (near the end of the parade route) and take the bus to the lineup area.  You can catch the bus at Ocean View Elementary.  THERE WILL BE NO POST-PARADE BUSSING BACK TO THE LINEUP AREA.

If you can, please bring a few bags of hard candy for children along the parade route.

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Mar
6
7:00 PM19:00

March Monthly Meeting

We will have our monthly meeting for March on Wednesday, March 6.

Church of the Ascension Community Center, 4853 Princess Anne Rd., Virginia Beach.

Social time begins at 7 pm, the meeting begins at 7:30 pm.

Our presenter this month will be Scott MacGregor, who will give us a presentation of the “The Little Wee Folk.”  He will also tell us about his family’s involvement in the St. Baldrick’s Society, whose aim is raising funds to help find cures for children with cancer.

Please bring a tasty treat to share.

And if you’re able, please bring a non-perishable food item for the church’s food pantry.

Hope to see you there!

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