SFU Scots Chair V:
Ron MacLeod update for January 4
- Hijinks, events for fun and games
Greetings, some notices about fun and games. Regards, the other Ron
1. Courtesy Jeff Pope: Please share with others.
WHAT: The First Annual Dentry's Kilted Fun Run
WHEN: 10 A.M. Sun Jan 22ND
WHERE: Dentry�s Pub, 4450 West 10Th Ave at Sasamat (before UBC)
COST: There is no entry fee.
PRIZE: Each participant who completes the 5Km (or 3 we haven�t decided
yet) will receive a Pint of Guinness for their efforts.
OTHER: A kilt of sort is mandatory - it could even be in the form of a
table cloth (Good Lord), if necessary. This is a fun run - not a race to
be followed by much revellery afterwards.
CONTACTS: Phil Dentry(publican) 604-224-3434
Jeff Pope at firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Courtesy Michael Martin:
WHAT: MASTERS OF SCOTTISH ARTS CONCERT
- A Virtuoso Evening of Celtic
Music and Dance featuring internationally renowned Pipers, Fiddlers,
drummers and dancers.
WHEN: FRIDAY Feb 3, 2006�
at 7:30 PM
WHERE: Benaroya Hall, S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium
3RD Ave. & University St., Seattle, Washington
COST: $20.00 to $30.00 US through www.Ticketmaster.com
CONTACT: Michael Martin at MichaelM@sidlon.com
OTHER: the sponsor is a non-profit organization that supports a Winter
School of Piping that features teachers of renown: for example,
Canadian pipers Jack Lee and Bruce Gandy and Canadian drummer Reid
Maxwell are among several international artists.
3. Courtesy Todd Wong:
Gung Haggis Fat Choy is sponsoring two upcoming events:
WHAT: Gung Haggis Fat Choy World Poetry Night:
An evening of Scottish-Canadian and Chinese-Canadian traditional
and contemporary poetry - when Robbie Burns Day and Chinese New Year
WHEN: January 16th, 7:30 to� :
WHERE: At the Vancouver Public Library, Alice MacKay Room
Gung Haggis Fat Choy Dinner
WHAT: Toddish McWong's Robbie Burns Chinese New Year Dinner
WHEN: January 22nd 6:00 � 10:00 PM
WHERE: At the Floata Restaurant, #400 - 180 Keefer St. Vancouver
CONTACT: Todd Wong at email@example.com