Montreat Scottish Society
Annual Informal Dinner & Business Meeting (Saturday May 25, 2019)
The MSS Annual Informal Dinner & Business Meeting/Officer Election will be Saturday, May 25th, 2019, from 6 - 7 pm at the Assembly Inn dining room. The Fried Chicken and BarBQue dinner costs $12 per adult, $6 per youth (age 6 - 18), and free under 6 years old. All are invited, whether a MSS member or not, but reservations are required - call 828.669.8101. Dinner is 6 - 6:45 pm, business meeting 6:45 - 7 pm.
Annual Kirkin' o' the Tartan Worship Service (Sunday, May 26, 2019)
will be held in Anderson Auditorium. The annual Kirkin’ begins with the Pipin’ o’ the Green at 10:15 am outside Anderson Auditorium. The worship service starts at 11 am. The 2019 guest preacher will be former PCUSA Moderator Heath Rada (below left). If you wish to carry a tartan banner, report at the back of the auditorium by 10 am. All invited.
Kirkin’ Sunday Luncheon at Assembly Inn has a Scottish flair (smoked salmon, beef brisket, herbed crusted cod, rumbledethumps,
etc.). Lunch beins at 12:00 pm (noon).
Adults: $20, children $10, under 6 free. Please make reservations at the Inn -
July 4th (Thursday) Annual Montreat Parade
Join us at 10 am near the Montreat College Library (Lookout & Appalachian roads) to carry a tartan banner and participate in the July 4th parade. The parade begins promptly at 10:30 am. All invited. The Montreat Scottish Society will be joined by the Montreat Scottish Pipes & Drums band for the short parade route (about one-half mile).
Grandfather Mountain Highland Games will be held on Saturday, July 13, 2019. The Montreat Scottish Society will have two tents, including one on the field of competition (bagpipies, atheletics, etc.) Bring your folding chair and just drop by for a chat, rest, or whatever. The Montreat Scottish Pipes & Drums band plans to perform at the games.