Programme of Events 2017-18

Edinburgh & District Shetland Association (EDSA) Events
(Orkney and Caithness functions are down the page)

The EDSA Afternoon Social Club meets the first Wednesday of each month at Ocean Terminal for a cup of tea and a sheeks
 - meet
at Debenham’s Restaurant on the top floor of Ocean Terminal at 2pm.

A bunch o Shetland blokes (auld gits!) meet fur a pub lunch in The Conan Doyle (Leith Walk end o Queen Street) first or second Fridays o da mont - contact Malcolm Linklater if you want tae be notified o dates.

Edinburgh Shetland Fiddlers meet in The Diggers, Angle Park Terrace at 7:30 pm on the first and third Sundays of each month 

Annual Subscriptions are now due - see Membership


2017

Saturday 14 October
CHARITY CEILIDH DANCE
Charity Raffle: Friends (of the) NEURO WARD A.R.I.
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road, Leith
Lomond Ceilidh Band
Supper/Bar 8pm - 11:30pm
Tickets £15, £5 (Students & 12-17 yrs), under 12s free


Saturday 2 December
CHRISTMAS CHARITY CEILIDH DANCE
Charity Raffle: Friends (of the) NEURO WARD A.R.I.
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road, Leith
Matthew McLennan Band
Supper/Bar 8pm - 11:30pm
Tickets £15, £5 (Students & 12-17 yrs), under 12s free

Wednesday 6 Decembe
r
CHRISTMAS LUNCH FOR SENIOR MEMBERS
Victoria Park Hotel, Ferry Road
12:00 for 12:30 pm


2018

Saturday 27 January
UP-HELLY-A' DANCE
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road
Gordon Clarke's Band (as usual) 
Supper/Bar 8 pm to 12:30 am
Tickets £20, £5 (Students & 12-17 yrs), under 12s free


Saturday 17 February

SAUCERMEAT SUPPER
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road, Leith
Tickets £15, £5 (Students & 12-17 yrs), under 12s free
7pm for 7:30pm till 11pm


Saturday 17 March
90th ANNIVERSARY DINNER DANCE
Balmoral Hotel, Princes Street, Edinburgh#
Band: Da Fustra
Tickets: £40   7pm for 7:30
Contact Margaret Tait (treasurer) for general inquiries and to purchase tickets and reserve tables (up to 10 per table) at tel: 01383 82 1240 or email: mgttait@msn.com
or Malcolm Linklater (secretary) for general inquiries on tel: 0131 661 4703 or email: melinklater@blueyonder.co.uk


Tuesday 17 April
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Cairn Hotel, 10/18 Windsor Street, Edinburgh,  EH7 5JR
7:30pm

Saturday 28 April
JOINT CEILIDH WITH CAITHNESS AND ORKNEY ASSOCIATIONS
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road, Leith
Band: The Duncan Black Band
Supper/Bar 8pm to 11:30pm
Tickets T.B.A.

Sunday 3 June
SUMMER OUTING
The summer outing trip this year will be announced when the destination is decided
Further information will be available at the Annual General Meeting.

For tickets and information about any of the above events please telephone
Hugh Halcrow on 0131 346 7702 or email at hughhalcrow@googlemail.com
or ANY other Council Member
.
You can reserve tickets and collect and pay at the venue. Ticketing is necessary to ensure we stay within the maximum allowed numbers for the venue (usually the Thomas Morton Hall of Leith Town Hall). Book early to avoid disappointment.


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ORKNEY ASSOCIATION FUNCTIONS


2017

Friday 3 November
HARVEST HOME SUPPER & DANCE
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road


2018

Saturday 6 January
PARTY FOR SENIOR MEMBERS

Saturday 10 February
CHEESE & WINE


Saturday 10 March

CLAPSHOT SUPPER & DANCE
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road

Monday 23 April
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Saturday 28 April
JOINT CEILIDH WITH CAITHNESS AND SHETLAND ASSOCIATIONS
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road

Saturday 12 May
BEER & SKITTLES

For further information about any of the above, please contact
Mrs Yvonne Constable 0131 663 2906,
or log onto the Orkney Association Web site at www.eldoa.co.uk.


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CAITHNESS ASSOCIATION FUNCTIONS

2017

Thursday 26 October
LUNCH WITH SPEAKER
Royal Overseas League, Princes St at 1:00pm

Thursday 23 November
LUNCH WITH SPEAKER
Royal Overseas League, Princes St at 1:00pm

2018

Thursday 8 January
LUNCH WITH SPEAKER
Royal Overseas League, Princes St at 1:00pm

Thursday 22 February
LUNCH WITH SPEAKER
Royal Overseas League, Princes St at 1:00pm

Thursday 22 March
LUNCH
Royal Overseas League, Princes St at 1:00pm

Tuesday 3 April
A.G.M.
Stockbridge House, Cheyne St


Saturday 28 April
JOINT CEILIDH WITH ORKNEY AND SHETLAND ASSOCIATIONS
Leith Town Hall, Ferry Road

For further information about any of the above, please contact Mrs Hilary Mackay 0131 440 1097


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