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To renew your membership, please send your check made payable to the St. Andrew’s Society of Washington, DC to MJF Associates, 10692-A Crestwood Drive, Manassas, VA 20109.
St. Andrew's Society of Washington, D.C.
The Whin & Thistle - Fall 2014: Volume 7, Issue 3 of The Whin & Thistle newsletter is now available.
Join the Society at the Virginia Scottish Games - Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 5-6th
Make plans now to assist the Society at the this year's Virginia Scottish Games!
We'll have hospitality for members and an opportunity to encourage new members! As an added incentive, WhiskyDC will host tastings at during the day in the Society tent.
Your assistance is needed for setting up and breaking down the tent; recruiting potential new members; promoting upcoming events such as the Tartan Ball; selling insignia merchandise to members; providing hospitality (food and drink) to members and their families.
If you can assist in any away, please contact Bart Forbes at firstname.lastname@example.org. See you at the Games!
Wee Dram - 6:30 PM, This Thursday, June 25th
Farewell Dinner for Eric Hepburn, CBE - 6:00 PM, Monday, July 20th
Please join the Society in wishing well our good friend Eric Hepburn, CBE, as he completes his time in the post of HM Consul General & Counsellor, Corporate Services, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, at the British Embassy. We will toast him and wish him a fond farewell at the fashionable University Club, 1135 16th Street NW, Washington, DC, a few blocks north of the White House. The three-course dinner will include a cash bar at , a three-course meal featuring Chicken Chesapeake (Boneless Breast topped with Crab Imperial and Asparagus), and complimentary wine during dinner.
Since Eric has been a friend to many in Scottish Diaspora in the National Capital Area, this dinner is open to all and you are are encouraged to share this invitation with representatives of other societies and clans.
Cost for the dinner is $79 per person (plus $2.35 for charge card or PayPal processing.) Please make your reservation by email@example.com or (793) 945-0330.. This is a private club and walk-ins will not be seated. For more information, please contact Vice President Bart Forbes at
The Color Guard of the St. Andrew's Society of Washington, DC Needs YOU!
- Virginia Gold Cup
- St. Patrick’s Day parades in Manassas, Baltimore and Alexandria.
- Memorial Day Parade in Falls Church
- Society events at Kirkin of the tartan, Tartan Ball, Burns night and also the Virginia Scottish Games.
- Tartan Day reception on Capitol Hill
- And we also lead the annual Scottish Christmas walk in Alexandria.
City of Alexandria Pipes & Drums Performance - 7:30 PM, Thursday, July 9
Archaeology Opportunities in Scotland
Fall 2015 Whisky-Tasting Tour of Scotland
Do you have news for Society Members and Associates? Please send to Tyler McKee, Communications Chairman, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!