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Monthly Meeting Schedule

Location:
Garland Women's Activity Center
713 Austin, Garland, TX   75040
All meetings are held at 2pm.
(Doors open between: 1:30 and 1:45.)
Sunday, March 19, 2017
    Our multi-talented secretary, Fiona Roberston Alpaugh, will be on hand to help the membership brush up on their Scottish Country Dance steps, in preparation for our 2017 Tartan Day Ceilidh, Sunday, April 9, 2017.
Sunday, April 23, 2017
    Geneaology presented by member Sharon Wolf.
Sunday, May 21, 2017    
    Business meeting will include election of officers for the 2017-2018 meeting year.
    "Looking Up at Glasgow" a visual presentation by member John Aitken
Sunday, June 25, 2017
    Business meeting (kept very short) will include installation of officers for the 2017-2018 meeting year.
    Annual June potluck...come hungry and enjoy yourself!
    Society to provide meats and drinks.
    Members are asked to bring a covered dish and/or a dessert.
    (Bring the kids and/or grandkids, too. It's a family oriented meeting.)

Grill Master Gene!

    "Master Griller" at work! For the sixth year in a row, former Society President Gene Teakell manned the grill to cook burgers and dogs for attendees at the 2016, June Potluck. (This image was taken at the 2012 event.) The family-oriented potluck is a tradition for the final meeting of "our year," which runs from September through June. In 2011, we expanded that tradition (at Gene's urging) to include burgers and dogs grilled on the patio just outside of our meeting hall ... and we've continued that tradition ever since. Thank you Gene!   (Foto by Fischer)
No meetings in July and August.
    Take a trip to Scotland...   It's a great time of year to go!!
Sunday, September 17, 2017
    Program TBD.
Sunday, October 15, 2017
    Annual Halloween Party. Treats and games for the kids. (Bring your camera!)
Sunday, November 19, 2017
    Bring your dancing shoes as we brush up on our Scottish Country Dancing in advance of our annual St. Andrew's Dinner and Dance.
Sunday, December 17, 2017
    Annual Christmas party and potluck. Good food and fun for all! This meeting is a very family centric event, so bring the chidlren and/or grandchildren. (We may even have a visit from our favorite, kilted Santa.) The Society will provide the meat and drink; members are asked to bring: salads, side dishes and/or desserts and come hungry.
Sunday, January 21, 2018
    Program TBD.
Sunday, February 18, 2018
    Program TBD.
Members: If you would like help "erase" any of the "Program TBD" statements above, please contact one of the society officers (or click here to send email to our webmaster) and let us know what you have in mind. Members are encouraged to share images and stories of their travels; "lessons learned" from genealogical research efforts; presentations about historical Scottish events or figures, etc. We are also open to presentations from individuals outside of our group.

Remember: Our collective success is built on the abilities and contributions of all of our members ... not just a few!