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NINNAU & Y Drych provides a comprehensive calendar of Welsh events in the United States and Canada, as well as special events in Wales and elsewhere which are of interest to the North American Welsh. To list your event, see Submit an Event.

NOTE: Although every effort is made to ensure accuracy, NINNAU & Y Drych is not responsible for errors or omissions. Please confirm all information before acting upon it. Please send corrections to ninnaupublications@gmail.com

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2017

April 2017

Arden Hills, MN
April 1 - Well-Read Dragons, 11:30 am, Davanni’s, 3673 N. Lexington. Lunch from menu followed by book discussion: "The Land of My Neighbors" by Barry Pilton. Sponsored by the St. David’s Society of Minnesota. Info: David Conradi-Jones, dae29cj@gmail.com or morelearning4morestudents.com/2016/09/25/well-read-dragons-book-group-st-davids-society-of-minnesota/

Calgary, ALB
April 1 - Calgary Welsh Society Annual General Meeting, 1:00 pm, Christ Church, 3602 8 St SW. Board elections, celebratory tea honoring 30-years members, door prizes, and more. Info: calgarywelshsociety.com/

Milwaukee, WI
April 1 - Welsh Club of Milwaukee Meeting, 11:30 am, Milwaukee Catholic Home, 2462 N. Prospect Ave. Lunch followed by program on the History of our Welsh Presidents. $12/person. Info & RSVP: Carole Jensen, 262-524-8075, carole0596@att.net

Phoenix, AZ
April 1 - Welsh League of Arizona Meeting, 1:00-3:00 pm, McClelland Library Building, Irish Cultural Center, 1106 North Central Avenue. Program: "Celtic Art History" presented by Lynn Mascarelli. Feel free to bring refreshments to share. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/100594076265/

Portland, OR
April 1 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program with Andrea Wild. Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Washington, DC
April 1 - Washington Welsh Conversation Group, 10:30am-noon, at Teaism Penn Quarter, 400 8th Street NW, one block from the Archives-Navy Memorial Metro Station. All levels welcome. Get food & drink upstairs, then find us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Glastonbury, CT
April 8 - Welsh Society of Western New England’s Genealogy Workshop meets monthly to learn how to research Welsh roots, 10:15am-5:00pm. Bring your Welsh family tree and a lunch dish to share. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Pittsburgh, PA
April 8 - Europe Day Festival, Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh. St. David's Society of Pittsburgh will represent Wales. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org/events.html or www.facebook.com/welshsociety.pittsburgh

New York, NY
April 9 - "Let's Learn Welsh" Welsh lesson, 2:00 pm, Rutgers Presbyterian Church, 236 West 73rd St. Welsh lesson with Simon Owen-Williams hosted by Welsh Congregation of New York City. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

New York, NY
April 9 - Cymanfa Ganu of the Welsh Congregation of New York City, 3:00 pm, Rutgers Presbyterian Church, 236 West 73rd St. Rev. Dr. Matthew P. Harrington presiding; singing led by James Balmer, with Mary Nelson at the organ. Te bach following. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

St. Paul, MN
April 9 – Welsh Language Group, 2:00 pm, Mergenthal residence. Sponsored by the St. David’s Society of Minnesota. Info: Laurel Bradshaw, llawryf@yahoo.com or drive.google.com/file/d/0ByTSNQkSZQKfZklfLXp5QUhtWjQ/view

Wilkes-Barre, PA
April 12 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Utica, NY
April 13 - Mohawk Valley Community College International Festival, 12:30-2:00 pm, Mohawk Valley Community College, 1101 Sherman Dr. St. David’s Society of Utica will have an informational booth about travel and educational opportunities in Wales.

Toronto, ONT
April 14 & 16 - Easter Services and Events, Dewi Sant Welsh United Church, 33 Melrose Ave. Good Friday, April 14: Church Service, 3:30 pm, Guest Preacher: Rev. Meriel Simpson, with Merched Dewi performing. Dinner, 5:00 pm, $12/person (RSVP). Gymanfa Ganu, 7:00 pm, Guest Conductors: Sheryl Clay-Newell & Betty Cullingworth; Guest Soloist: Gaynor Jones Low. Easter Sunday, April 16: Holy Communion, 9:00 am, followed by Easter breakfast. Easter Service, 11:00 am, with visiting minister and Llanddarog choir. Info: www.dewisant.com/EmailBlast.pdf

Seminole, FL
April 18 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast meeting, Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church, 8600 113th Street N. Potluck luncheon and program. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Sarasota, FL
April 20 - Gulf Coast St. David's Welsh Society Spring Theater Party. Enjoy "Fiddler on the Roof," by the Visual and Performing Arts Academy at Booker High School, 3201 N. Orange Ave. Optional catered dinner preceding. Info & RSVP: www.sarasotawelsh.com

Johnson City, NY
April 20 - Welsh Society of the Southern Tier meeting, 6:30 pm, All Saint Episcopal Church, 475 Main St. Program TBA. Please bring dessert to share. Info: www.facebook.com/WelshSocietyoftheSouthernTier

Edmonton, ALB
April 21 - St. David's Welsh Society of Edmonton Annual General Meeting, 7:00-9:00 pm, City Arts Centre, 10943 84 Avenue. Light refreshments following the meeting. Info: edmontonwelshsociety@gmail.com or www.audienceofnoneforum.com

Stratford, ONT
April 21-23 - Ontario Welsh Festival, Arden Park Hotel. Weekend of activities featuring concert and Gymanfa Ganu with Côr Llanddaro from Carmarthenshire. Activities include Welcome Tea, Noson Lawen, author Barrie Doyle, Concert and afterglow, and two Gymanfa sessions. Info: ontariowelshfestival.ca

Trenton, NJ
April 21-22 - "Anthracite Fields," 8:00 pm, Roebling Wire Works, 675 S. Clinton Ave. Westminster Choir with soloists and a variety of instruments present Julia Wolfe’s "Anthracite Fields," a multi-media docu-oratorio about the Pennsylvania mining community. The work won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for music. Info: Torry Watkins, torrywatkins@hotmail.com or www.rider.edu/events/westminster-choir-anthracite-fields

Vancouver, BC
April 27-30 - Celtic Studies Association of North Amerca Annual Conference. Info: csana2017.wordpress.com

Burlington, ONT
April 29 - Burlington Welsh Male Choir 16th Annual Concert, Wellington Square United Church, 2121 Caroline St. Guest artist: Hamilton All Star Jazz $25/adult; $15/under 16. Info & tickets: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

Burnaby, BC
April 29 - "Celebrating Canada 150: Songs from Sea to Sea to Sea," 7:30 pm, New Westminster Christian Reformed Church, 8255 13th Ave. Concert featuring Vancouver Orpheus Male Choir and British Columbia Boys Choir. $22/adult; $20/senior; $12/student. Info: 604-515-5686, www.vancouverorpheus.org, www.facebook.com/events/1922329411328962/

Edwardsville, PA
April 29 - “Cynonfardd” Eisteddfod, Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church, Church and Main Streets. Afternoon Session for Children ages Under 5 to 18 at 1:00 pm; church supper at 5:00 pm; mini Gymanfa Ganu at 6:30 pm; Evening Session for Adults at 7:00 pm. Tickets for each session are a donation of $2; church supper is $8/adult, $5/child. Info: Mrs. Sally Morgan DiRico, 85 Nuangola Ave., Nuangola, PA 18707.

Dundalk, ON
April 30 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 3:00 pm, Dundalk United Church, 200 Main Street East. Info: welshchoir.ca

Tacoma, WA
April 30 - South Sound Night Out of Hwyl, 6:00 pm, Elmer’s Restaurant, 7427 S. Hosmer St. Info & RSVP: southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

May 2017

Spring Green, WI
May 5-7 - Celtic Weekend for All. Friday evening: Pub Night, 6:00 pm, Freddy Valentine's Public House, 134 W. Jefferson St. Saturday: Seminars, Noson Lawen, Eisteddfod, dinner, and Pan-Celtic Folk Concert by Turner Collins at Christ Lutheran Church, 237 East Daley St. Sunday: State Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Christ Lutheran Church, 237 East Daley St., directed by Danny Proud with Steve Jensen, organist; soloist Turner Collins with Sheila Shigley. Sponsored by the Welsh Gymanfa Ganu Association of Wisconsin. Info: wggaw.org or Dale Hughes, 608-852-4025.

Fredericksburg, VA
May 6 - Scottish and Welsh Harp Day, 10:00 am-5:15 pm, Homewoor Suites, 1040 Hospitality Lane. Full-day harp program promoting celtic folk harp playing skills for all ages. Harp competion; "Try out the harp"; Harp workshops & harp circle. Info: swharpday.org/ or contact@swharpday.org

Portland, OR
May 6 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program (TBA). Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Poultney, VT
May 6 - "Researching Your Welsh Family Tree, Part II: Digging into Welsh Birth, Marriage and Death Records" with Susan Davies Sit, 9:30 am-noon, Town Room, United Baptist Church, on the Green, East Poultney. Sponsored by the Welsh American Genealogical Society. Limited number of one-on-one sessions with Susan in the afternoon. Bring brown bag lunch and Welsh dessert to share. Registration: $30. Info: 802-287-5744 or wagsoff1990@yahoo.com or www.facebook.com/WelshAmericanGenealogySociety

Washington, DC
May 6 - Washington Welsh Conversation Group, 10:30am-noon, at Teaism Penn Quarter, 400 8th Street NW, one block from the Archives-Navy Memorial Metro Station. All levels welcome. Get food & drink upstairs, then find us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Ilion, NY
May 7 - St. David’s Society of Utica Spring Gymanfa Ganu, 3:00 pm, First Presbyterian Church, 90 Morgan St. Jay G. Williams III, conductor; Sue Bartholomew, organist; Dominic Fiacco, guest soloist; Rev. Richard Riggle, host pastor. Te bach following. Info: www.saintdavidssociety.org or 315-338-3538.

Newmarket, ONT
May 7 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 2:00 pm, Visual & Performing Arts Newmarket, Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Crescent. Adults $30; seniors $25; students $10. Info: www.vpan.ca/event-2238789 or welshchoir.ca

Wilkes-Barre, PA
May 10 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Hagersville, ONT
May 12 - Burlington Welsh Male Chorus concert, 7:30-9:30 pm, St. Mary's Parish, 94 Main Street S. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

Glastonbury, CT
May 13 - Welsh Society of Western New England Genealogy Workshop meets monthly to learn how to research Welsh roots, 10:15am-5:00pm. Bring your Welsh family tree and a lunch dish to share. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Vancouver, BC
May 13 - Vancouver Welsh Society Grand Spring Sale, 10:00am-2:00pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Donations needed for largest fundraiser of the year. Info: Gillian Rogers, Gillian.Rogers@shaw.ca or www.welshsociety.com/Lab5/march/.

Bloomington, MN
May 14 - Welsh Language Group, 2:00 pm, at Bradshaw residence. Sponsored by Welsh Society of Minnesota. Info: drive.google.com/file/d/0ByTSNQkSZQKfZklfLXp5QUhtWjQ/view or Laurel Bradshaw, llawrf@yahoo.com

Calgary, ALB
May 14 - Calgary Welsh Society 'Spring is Singing' Concert, 2:00-4:00 pm, St. Stephen's Church. Info: calgarywelshsociety.com/

New York, NY
May 14 - Monthly service of the Welsh Congregation of New York City, 3:00 pm, Rutgers Presbyterian Church, 236 West 73rd St. Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrington preaching; music by Mary Nelson. Te bach following. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

Hamden, CT
May 21 - Welsh Society of Western New England Museum Visit, 3:30 pm, Ireland's Great Hunger Museum, 3011 Whitney Ave. Self-guided tour at 3:30 pm followed by pub dinner nearby. Museum contains the world’s largest collection of Great Hunger-related art by noted contemporary Irish and Irish-American artists as well as a number of period paintings by some of Ireland’s most important 19th-century artists. Free admission. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Oak Park, IL
May 21 - Chicago Welsh Cambrian Society Spring Gymanfa Ganu, Fair Oaks Presbyterian Church, 744 Fair Oaks Ave. Doors open 1:30 pm, singing begins 2:30 pm, te bach following. Joe Corbin, conductor. Info: chicagowelshcambrian.org/category/events

June 2017

Oak Park, IL
Summer TBD - Chicago Welsh Cambrian Society Summer Picnic, 11:00am, Taylor Park, Division at Ridgeland. Food, games, prizes. Details TBA. Info: chicagowelshcambrian.org/category/events

Tacoma, WA
June TBD - South Sound Night Out Annual Movie Matinee, Lakewood Library. Info & RSVP: southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

Arden Hills, MN
June 3 - Well-Read Dragons, 11:30 am, Davanni’s Pizza, 3673 N. Lexington Ave. Lunch from menu followed by book discussion: "Addlands," by Tom Bullough. Sponsored by the St. David’s Society of Minnesota. Info: David Conradi-Jones, dae20cj@gmail.com or drive.google.com/file/d/0ByTSNQkSZQKfZklfLXp5QUhtWjQ/view

Black Diamond, WA
June 3 - Black Diamond Welsh Heritage Day, noon, Black Diamond Museum, 32627 Railroad Ave. Alan Upshall will present at 1:00 pm. Donation. Info: www.facebook.com/BlackDiamondHistory/

Muskego, WI
June 3 - Welsh Club of Milwaukee Meeting, 11:30 am, Tudor Oaks, S77 W12929 McShane Dr. Lunch followed by musical program presented by scholarship winner, vocalist Claire Bilicki. $12/person. Info & RSVP: Carole Jensen, 262-524-8075, carole0596@att.net

Portland, OR
June 3 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program (TBA). Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Glastonbury, CT
June 10 - The Welsh Society of Western New England Genealogy Workshop meets monthly to learn how to research Welsh roots, 10:00am-5:00pm. Bring your Welsh family tree and a lunch dish to share. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Poultney, VT
June 10 - Welsh Heritage Evening Prayer Service, St. John's Episcopal Church, Main St., East Poultney. James Cassarino, Director of Welsh Heritage and professor of Music Studies at Green Mountain College, will provide organ music. Light refreshments. Info: Rev. William A. Davidson, 518-499-1850, or Ida Mae Johnson, 802-287-9744.

New York, NY
June 11 - Monthly service of the Welsh Congregation of New York City, 3:00 pm, Rutgers Presbyterian Church, 236 West 73rd St. Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrington preaching; music by Mary Nelson. Te bach following. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

Rewey, WI
June 11 - Peniel/Rewey Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Peniel Presbyterian Church, 1449 Peniel Road, Mineral Point (near Rewey). Trefor Williams, director. Te bach following the singing session. Info: wggaw.org

St. Paul, MN
June 11 - Welsh Conversation Group, 2:00 pm, at Mergenthal residence. Sponsored by Welsh Society of Minnesota. Info: drive.google.com/file/d/0ByTSNQkSZQKfZklfLXp5QUhtWjQ/view or Laurel Bradshaw, llawrf@yahoo.com

Wilkes-Barre, PA
June 14 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Milwaukee, WI
June 23 - Milwaukee Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Venue TBA. Trefor Williams, director. Info: wggaw.org

Beavercreek, OR
June 24 - Puget Sound Welsh Association Annual Noson Lawen, Bryn Seion Welsh Church, 22132 S. Kamrath Rd. Details TBA. Info: Info: pugetsoundwelsh.org/pswa_event.html

Roseville, MN
June 24 – St. David's Society of Minnesota Potluck picnic, annual meeting, and program, 11:30 am–2:30 pm, Rosebrook Park, 2590 Fry St. Info: stdavidsofmn@gmail.com.

Beavercreek, OR
June 25 - 82nd annual Gymanfa Ganu, Bryn Seion Welsh Church, 22132 S. Kamrath Rd. Service 11:00 am; Gymanfa Ganu sessions 2:00 and 6:00 pm, featuring Director Nerys Jones, organist Geneva Cook, guest performers Bronn Journey and harpist Annette Pritchard; Welsh Tea 4:00 pm at Beavercreek Grange, suggested donation: $10/adult; $5/child. Info: www.facebook.com/events/1303563829702383/ or www.brynseionwelshchurch.org

Poultney, VT
June 25 - Poultney Area St. David's Society Gymanfa Ganu, 3:00 pm, Federated Church of Castleton, 504 Main St.,Castleton. Jay G. Williams III, conductor; Rev. Robert A. Noble III, accompanist; Meredith Rehbach, Welsh language reader. Hymns will be sung in Welsh and English. Info: pasds1988@gmail.com or www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtpasds/

Malad City, ID
June 30-July 1 - Malad Valley Welsh Festival, all day both days. Music, poetry, games, presentations. Info and schedule: welshfestival.com, 208-766-4010

July 2017

Malad City, ID
June 30-July 1 - Malad Valley Welsh Festival, all day both days. Music, poetry, games, presentations. Info and schedule: welshfestival.com, 208-766-4010

Columbus, OH
July TBD - Welsh Society of Central Ohio Picnic. Details TBA. Info: www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

Llangollen, Wales
July 3-9 - 70th Anniversary Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod. Info: international-eisteddfod.co.uk/

Portland, OR
July 8 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program (TBA). Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Iowa City, IA
July 9 - Gymanfa Ganu, Welsh Congregational Church on Old Man's Creek, 401 Sharon Center Road SW. Danny Proud, conductor. Info: Conni Lynch, dollady8@gmail.com

Wilkes-Barre, PA
July 12 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Seattle, WA
July 16 - Puget Sound Welsh Assocition Picnic and Annual General Meeting. Details TBA. Info: pugetsoundwelsh.org/pswa_event.html

Albany, NY
July 16-23 - Cwrs Cymraeg 2017, Siena College. Annual week of immersion in Welsh language and culture. Features five hours of daily language instruction, singing, dancing, a pub quiz night, Welsh films and games, an eisteddfod, noson lawen, etc. All levels welcome. Presented by Cymdethas Madog, the Welsh Studies Institute of North America, Inc. Info: www.madog.org, facebook.com/cymdeithasmadog or email secretary@madog.org

Calgary, ALB
July 23 - Calgary Welsh Society Annual BBQ and Picnic, Lake Bonavista. Info: calgarywelshsociety.com/

Golden, CO
July 23-30 - Welsh Heritage Week 2017, Colorado School of Mines. Annual week of immersion in Welsh language and culture. Includes language lessons, folk dancing, clogging, hymn singing, harp lessons, Welsh literature, and much more. Sponsored by the Welsh Harp & Heritage Society of North America, Inc. Info: Contact Beth Landmesser hwyl@ptd.net or 570-814-7689.

Enumclaw, WA
July 28-30 - Seattle Scottish Highland Games, Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 - 284th Avenue SE. Puget Sound Welsh Association will participate. Willing to volunteer? Contact events@pugetsoundwelsh.org. General info: http://www.sshga.org/games/gamesIntro.htm

August 2017

Tacoma, WA
August TBD - South Sound Night Out Annual Picnic, American Lake Park, 9222 Veterans Drive SW, Lakewood. Details TBA.Info & RSVP: southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

Anglesey / Ynys Mon, WALES
August 4-12 2017 Welsh National Eisteddfod. Info: eisteddfod.wales/anglesey-2017

Arden Hills, MN
August 5 - Well-Read Dragons, 11:30 am, Davanni’s, 3673 N. Lexington. Lunch from menu followed by book discussion: "Everything I Found on the Beach" by Cynan Jones. Info: David Conradi-Jones, dae29cj@gmail.com or morelearning4morestudents.com/2016/09/25/well-read-dragons-book-group-st-davids-society-of-minnesota/

Iowa
August 5 - Iowa Welsh Society Summer Picnic. Details TBA. Info: iowawelshsociety.org

Edmonton, ALB
August 5-7 - Servus Heritage Festival, William Hawrelak Park. Food, performances, crafts, clothing from 60 countries. Free, donation for Edmonton Food Bank welcome.heritagefest.ca

Minneapolis, MN
August 5 - Well-Read Dragons, 11:30 am, Davanni’s Pizza, 3673 Lexington Ave. North, in Arden Hills. Lunch from menu followed by book discussion: "Everything I Found on the Beach," by Cynan Jones. Sponsored by the St. David’s Society of Minnesota. Info: David Conradi-Jones, dae20cj@gmail.com or drive.google.com/file/d/0ByTSNQkSZQKfZklfLXp5QUhtWjQ/view

Portland, OR
August 5 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program (TBA). Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Wilkes-Barre, PA
August 9 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Oshkosh, WI
August 27 - Peniel/Pickett Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Peniel Chapel, W9644 Zoar Road, Eldorado (near Pickett). Trefor Williams, director; Rev. Thomas White, reed organist; Sarah Conrad, pianist. Te bach following. Info: wggaw.org

Rochester, NY
August 31-September 3 - North American Festival of Wales. Headquarters Hotel: The Hyatt Regency Rochester, reservations available now. Events include seminars, Cinema Wales, Marketplace & tearoom, Eisteddfod and Eisteddfod concert, theatre production, children's activities, Grand Concert, worship service, Welsh National Gymanfa Ganu, and much more. Details forthcoming. Info: IHG@theWNAA.org, 607-279-7402, nafow.org

September 2017

Rochester, NY
August 31-September 3 - North American Festival of Wales. Headquarters Hotel: The Hyatt Regency Rochester, reservations available now. Events include seminars, Cinema Wales, Marketplace & tearoom, Eisteddfod and Eisteddfod concert, theatre production, children's activities, Grand Concert, worship service, Welsh National Gymanfa Ganu, and much more. Details forthcoming. Info: IHG@theWNAA.org, 607-279-7402, nafow.org

Brooklyn, NY
September TBD - Join the Welsh Society of Western New England on a bus/car trip to the Welsh Restaurant Sunken Hundred (Cantre’r Gwaelod) for dinner, featuring Welsh food. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Wild Rose, WI
September TBD - Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Wild Rose Presbyterian Church, 501 Jackson St. Te bach following the singing session. Info: wggaw.org

Portland, OR
September 9 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program (TBA). Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Wilkes-Barre, PA
September 13 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Lincoln, NB
September 17 - Contemporary Welsh Forum hosted by St. David's Welsh Society of Nebraska. Details TBA. Info: nebraskawelsh@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/SaintDavidsWelshSocietyofNebraska/

Wild Rose, WI
September 17 - Wild Rose Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Wild Rose Presbyterian Church, 501 Jackson St. Ann Lemmenes, director. Info: wggaw.org

October 2017

Western New England
October TBD - Welsh Society of Western New England Noson Lawen. Members and guests will read from Welsh folklore and fables, poetry, Dylan Thomas, play musical instruments and sing Welsh songs. Welsh cheeses and Penderyn Welsh whisky, sponsored by the Sunken Hundred, Cantre’r Gwaelod, restaurant in Brooklyn, NY and much more. Info: WelshWNE.org or WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Milwaukee, WI
October 7 - Welsh Club of Milwaukee Meeting, 11:30 am, Milwaukee Catholic Home, 2462 N. Prospect Ave. Lunch followed by program on our Welsh traditional costumes. $12/person. Info & RSVP: Carole Jensen, 262-524-8075, carole0596@att.net

Portland, OR
October 7 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program (TBA). Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Cambria, WI
October 8 - 73rd Annual Cambria Gymanfa Ganu, Cambria First Presbyterian Church, 121 West Florence St. Sessions at 2:30 and 6:00 pm with supper served between sessions. Info: wggaw.org

Wilkes-Barre, PA
October 11 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Westerville, OH
October 15 - Welsh Society of Central Ohio Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Central College Presbyterian Church, 975 S. Sunbury Rd. Trefor John Williams, conductor and guest singer; James Hildreth, organist. Trefor Williams will also conduct an Ysgol Gan (singing school) at the church on October 14. Info: www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

Seattle, WA
October 15 - Puget Sound Welsh Association Noson Lawen & Potluck, 5:30 pm. Details TBA. Info & RSVP: pugetsoundwelsh.org/pswa_event.html

NEBRASKA
October 16-22 - Nebraska Welsh Song Fest Tour in celebration of the Nebraska 150. Featuring Moch Pryderi and Joe Corbin, song leader. Hosted by St. David's Welsh Society of Nebraska. Details TBA. Info: nebraskawelsh@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/SaintDavidsWelshSocietyofNebraska/
Oct 16-17 in Scottsbluff, NE
Oct 18 in Lewellen, NE
Oct 19 in Central City, NE
Oct 20 TBD
Oct 21 TBD
Oct 22 in Lincoln, NE

November 2017

Oakville, ONT
November 4 - "Lest We Forget: A Musical Tribute to our Veterans," Burlington Welsh Male Chorus concert, 7:30-9:30 pm, Glen Abbey United Church, 1469 Nottinghill Gate. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

Portland, OR
November 4 - Welsh Society of Oregon Monthly Meeting, 12:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Potluck luncheon followed by program (TBA). Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Wilkes-Barre, PA
November 8 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

DesMoines, IA
November 11 - Iowa Welsh Society Fall Meeting. Details TBA. Info: iowawelshsociety.org

Beaver Dam, WI
November 12 - Christmas Gymanfa Ganu, Praise Assembly of God, 119 W. Maple Ave. Info: 920-887-7485.

December 2017

Tacoma, WA
December TBD - South Sound Night Out Annual Christmas Party. Details TBA. Info & RSVP: southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

Omaha, NB
December 1 - Showing at the Durham Ethnic Holiday Festival, Durham Museum of Western Heritage, 801 South 10th St. Details TBA. Info: nebraskawelsh@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/SaintDavidsWelshSocietyofNebraska/

West Springfield, MA
December 2 - Welsh Society of Western New England’s annual Christmas Holiday Luncheon, 11:00 am, Storrowton Tavern, 1305 Memorial Ave. Social hour at 11 am, followed by luncheon, with British Christmas crackers. Entertainment provided by singer-songwriter Jodee James on guitar. Shop for Welsh Christmas gifts. Following lunch, free admission to "Yuletide" Storrowton’s annual winter holiday festival including musical performances, storytelling, craft demonstrations, ice sculpting, Sweet Shoppe, kids’ crafts, and Santa. Luncheon tickets in advance only (available Nov 1). Info: WelshWNE.org or WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Muskego, WI
December 2 - Welsh Club of Milwaukee Meeting, 11:30 am, Tudor Oaks, S77 W12929 McShane Dr. Lunch followed by program devoted to 'A Child's Christmas in Wales.' $12/person. Info & RSVP: Carole Jensen, 262-524-8075, carole0596@att.net

Seattle, WA
December 3 - Puget Sound Welsh Association Christmas Party, 2:30 pm. Details TBA. Info & RSVP: pugetsoundwelsh.org/pswa_event.html

Burlington, ONT
December 8 - 5th Annual Christmas Concert by the Burlington Welsh Male Chorus, 7:30-9:30 pm, St. Christopher's Anglican Church, 662 Guelph Line. Info & tickets: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

Wilkes-Barre, PA
December 13 - Monthly meeting of the St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley, noon, Genetti Hotel & Conference Center, 77 East Market St.

Portland, OR
December 16 - Welsh Society of Oregon Christmas Tea, 4:00-6:30 pm, St. Davids of Wales Church, 2800 SE Harrison St. Tea, carol singing, Welsh sales table. Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

Portland, OR
December 16 - Welsh Society of Oregon Festival Chorus Christmas Concert, 7:00-8:30 pm, St. Davids of Wales Church, 2800 SE Harrison St. Festival Chorus concert, with Celtic band Dreos, and reading of Dylan Thomas' "A Child's Christmas in Wales" by Jonathan Nicholas. Tickets available at the door. Doors open at 6:30. Info: portlandwelsh@gmail.com, 971-295-4311, www.portlandwelsh.org

2018

Lincoln, NB
January 7, 2018 - 12th Night Revel hosted by St. David's Welsh Society of Nebraska. Details TBA. Info: nebraskawelsh@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/SaintDavidsWelshSocietyofNebraska/

 



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