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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.

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2018

February 2018

Regina, SK
February 2 - St. David's Welsh Society of Regina Film Night, 6:30 pm, Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre, 2420 Elphinstone St. Film: "The Englishman who Went up a Hill but Came down a Mountain." Refreshments during intermission. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/135205009864390/

Vancouver, BC
February 2 - Vancouver Welsh Society Ceilidh/Twmpath/Barn Dance, 7:30-10:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Featuring The Rattlebone Band with JD Erskine as caller. All dances taught on the spot. $10/adult or teen (13 yrs and up); $5/child (6-12 yrs); 5 yrs and under are free. Info: www.welshsociety.com or Pat Morris, druidsgreen@gmail.com

February 3 - Six Nations Rugby (Wales v. Scotland)

Glastonbury, CT
February 3 - Genealogy and Rugby. 6 Nations Rugby game Wales v. Scotland, 9:15-10:45 am. Welsh Society of Western New England Genealogy Group meets 10:45 am-5:00 pm. Members free; guests $10. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Muskego, WI
February 3 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area meeting and luncheon, Tudor Oaks, S77 W12929 McShane Drive. Program: “Looking Back at the Club in the 1970s” and Memorial Service. Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen, 262-524-8075.

New York, NY
February 3 (tentative) - Women's Welsh Club of New York monthly meeting, 1:30 pm, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc/womens-welsh-club/

Phoenix, AZ
February 3 - Welsh League of Arizona meeting, 1:00-3:00 pm, Irish Cultural Center, McClelland Library Building, 1106 North Central Ave. Program: Welsh Connections and Cooking. Share your personal connections with Wales, Welsh treats and recipes. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/100594076265/permalink/10154914349946266/

St. Paul, MN
February 3 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons book group meeting, 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave N. Book discussion: "The Long Dry," by Cynan Jones. Info: www.stdavidsofmn.org or dae29cj@gmail.com

Toronto, ON
February 3 - St. David's Society of Toronto Concert, 2:00 pm, Dewi Sant Welsh United Church, 33 Melrose Ave. Featuring Welsh Tenor Gwyndaf Jones and friends. Tea and Welsh cakes following. Proceeds to Carwyn's Fund. Tickets: $20. Info: www.dewisant.com or Pam Munjal, pmj433@hotmail.com

Washington, DC
February 3 - Welsh Conversation Group CANCELLED. Info: www.facebook.com/washingtonwelsh/posts/1798104323592854

February 9 - Welsh Language Music Day
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February 10 - Six Nations Rugby (England v Wales)
Where to watch:
Pittsburgh: 11:45 am, The Claddagh, 407 Cinema Drive. $10. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org/events.html
Minneapolis: 10:45 am, Kieran's Irish Pub, 85 North 6th St. Info: www.facebook.com/stdavidsofmn/posts/1244057702360564
Chicago: 10:45 am, Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant and The Ambassador Public House. $20. Info: www.facebook.com/chicagotafia/posts/1021245488029460

Des Moines, WA
February 10 - Puget Sound Welsh Association Gymanfa Ganu Service of Hymns, 2:00 pm, Grace Lutheran Church, 22975 24th Avenue South. Nerys Jones conducting. Special Music by Nerys Jones, Annette Dennis, Kim Cooney, Ken Labertew, and others. Te Bach following in the Fellowship Hall. An ensemble will perform traditional folk music beginning at 1:00 pm. Donations appreciated. Info: www.facebook.com/events/136600467031939/

New York, NY
February 11 - Welsh Congregation of New York City monthly service, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Welsh lessons at 2:00 pm. Service at 3:00 pm Rev. Dr. Matthew P. Harrington presiding; organist Mary Nelson. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

New York, NY
February 11 - Reading of Dylan Thomas's "Under Milk Wood," 4:00-6:00 pm, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Proceeds benefit the Rutgers Church Refugee Relief Fund. Info & Tickets: www.welshchurch.nyc/under-milk-wood

Tacoma, WA
February 11 - South Sound Night Out of Hwyl, 6:00 pm, Elmer's Restaurant, 7427 Hosmer St. Info: www.pugetsoundwelsh.org/pswa_event.html; RSVP: southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

Vancouver, BC
February 11 - Vancouver Welsh Society Bilingual Worship Service, 11:00 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshsociety.com

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

Lancaster, PA
February 16-18 - Rose and Shamrock Festival, Lancaster Marriott Convention Center, 25 S. Queen St. Celtic culture festival with music, food, history, dance, and more. Rehoboth Welsh Choir will perform on Feb 17, 12:30 pm. Free. Info: www.roseandshamrock.org

Vancouver, BC
February 17 - "Pig 'n Whistle" evening of music and comedy with the Vancouver Orpheus Choir, 7:00 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Tickets: $20. Info: Alcwyn Rogers, Alcwyn@shaw.ca

Great Falls, VA
February 18 - Moch Pryderi in concert, shows at 4:00 and 6:00 pm, Old Brogue Irish Pub, 760 Walker Rd. $18/adult; $13/child. Info: oldbrogue.com/

Minneapolis, MN
February 18 - Pints, Pies, and Pals, 4:00-6:30 pm, Merlins Rest Pub, 3601 E. Lake St. Hosted by St. David's Society of Minnesota. Info: www.facebook.com/events/578518482481185/

Toronto, ON
February 18 - Family Day Service, 11:00 am, Dewi Sant Welsh United Church, 33 Melrose Ave. Info: www.dewisant.com

Vancouver, BC
February 19 - Vancouver Welsh Society Welsh Speaking Group, 10:30 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Vancouver, BC
February 19 - Vancouver Welsh Society Annual General Meeting, 7:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Largo, FL
February 20 - St. David Welsh Society of St. Petersburg and the Suncoast monthly meeting, noon, St. Dunstan's Anglican Church, 2790 Sunny Breeze Ave. Program and potluck luncheon. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Vancouver, BC
February 21 - Vancouver Welsh Society Genealogy Group meeting, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Program: Eifion Williams on non-conformist Welsh chapels and graveyards. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Columbus, OH
February 23 - Welsh Flag Raising, noon, West Plaza at Ohio Statehouse, SE corner of Broad & High Street. Info: www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

February 24 - Six Nations Rugby (Ireland v Wales)
Where to watch:
Pittsburgh: 9:15 am, The Claddagh, 407 Cinema Drive. $10. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org/events.html

Columbus, OH
February 24 - Welsh Society of Central Ohio St. David's Day Luncheon and Annual Meeting, Worthington Hills Country Club, 920 Clubview Blvd N. Registration 9:30 am; activities 10:00 am; annual meeting 11:00 am; lunch 12:15 pm. $28/adult; $10/child. Info & RSVP (by Feb 16): www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

Columbus Junction, IA
February 24 - 6th Annual Saint David’s Day Parade and Lobsgows Feast, 1:00-4:00 pm. Parade begins under the viaduct at 1:00 pm and ends at American Legion, 99 2nd St. Bring your Welsh flags and banners with your Welsh name. Parade will be followed by great food and fellowship at the Legion.

Ottawa, ON
February 24 - Ottawa Welsh Society St. David's Day Banquet, 11:30 am, Royal Ottawa Golf Club, 1405 Aylmer Road, Gatineau, QUE. Info & RSVP: ottawawelsh.com/events/ or Marilyn Jenkins, 613-820-6687 or marilyn.e.jenkins@sympatico.ca

Pasadena, CA
February 24 - Third Annual St. David's Day Celebration at Monte Vista Grove Homes in Marwick Place. Special Music by Côr Cymraeg De Califfornia (Welsh Choir of Southern California). Tê Bach (of Welsh and British goodies) will follow. Info: Huw Christopher, 850-209-6931, huwchristopher@gmail.com

Seattle, WA
February 24 - Puget Sound Welsh Association Annual St. David's Day Celebration, 2:00-4:30 pm, St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 111 NE 80th St. Join us for music, song, and a cup of tea. Harpist Bronn Journey as Master of Ceremonies. $10 donation. Info: www.facebook.com/events/1979112769012728/, www.PugetSoundWelsh.org, or PSWA@PugetSoundWelsh.org

Toronto, ON
February 24 - St. David's Society of Toronto St. David's Day Banquet, 12:30 pm, Westminster Room at The Old Mill, 21 Old Mill Rd. $65/person. Info: www.dewisant.com/EmailBlast.pdf or www.facebook.com/events/576639942683276/. RSVP: donnamorris2010@hotmail.com

Washington, DC
February 24 - St. David's Society of Washington DC St. David's Day Banquet, 6:00-11:00 pm, Congressional Country Club, 8500 River Rd, Gaithersburg, MD. Drinks reception, dinner, Welsh music by soprano Elizabeth Shoemaker and pianist James Hillis. $120/person. Info & RSVP (by Feb 16): www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Castleton, VT
February 25 - 30th Anniversary Year St. David's Day Dinner of Poultney Area St. David's Society, 1:00 pm, Blue Cat Bistro, 575 Main St. Program: Readings from Dylan Thomas' "Under Milk Wood." Info & RSVP (by Feb 18): www.facebook.com/Poultney-Area-St-Davids-Society-Inc-994636347300055/; pasds1988@gmail.com; 802-287-5744.

Fredericksburg, VA
February 25 - Welsh Society of Fredericksburg, VA, St. David's Day Celebration, 6:00-8:00 pm, American Legion Hall, 461 Woodford St. Potluck, stories, songs, and more. Info & RSVP (by Feb 23): welshfred.com

Ottawa, ON
February 25 - Ottawa Welsh Society St. David's Day Gymanfa Ganu, 3:00 pm, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 470 Roosevelt Ave. Te bach following. Info: ottawawelsh.com/events/

March 2018

March 1 - St. David's Day

Chicago, IL
March 1 - St. David's Day - Chicago Style, 7:30 pm, London House, 85 E Upper Wacker. Info & RSVP (by Feb 25): www.facebook.com/events/921974794645419/.

Fredericton, NB
March 1 - Central New Brunswick Welsh Society St. David's Day Celebration, 5:00-8:00 pm, Ramada Hotel Fredericton, Hwy 105. $28/person. Info: www.facebook.com/events/1659971344059980/. RSVP: bwheal@nb.sympatico.ca

Lebo, KS
March 1 - Informal Welsh Tea, 1:30-3:30 pm, Lebo United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 201 West 4th. Free. Info: Paula Evans, 620-256-6687.

Ottawa, ON
March 1 - St. David's Day Reception, 5:30-7:30 pm, British High Commission, 80 Elgin St. Cash bar. Info: ottawawelsh.com/events/

Pittsburgh, PA
March 1 - St. David's Day Hash Run, 6:30pm, location TBD. Sponsored by the St. David's Society of Pittsburgh and Hash House Harriers. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org

Regina, SK
March 1 - St. David's Welsh Society of Regina St. David's Day Banquet, 6:00 pm, Executive Royal Hotel Regina, 4025 Albert St. $40/adult; $20/child (4-12); Children under 4 free. Musical entertainment by Graeme Mitchell with accompanist William Sgrazzutti. Program: Visions of Wales, videos of Wales with Cynthia Keil. Info & RSVP (by Feb 21): www.facebook.com/liz.williams.121398/posts/10155505733566743

Sarasota, FL
March 1 - Gulf Coast St. David’s Welsh Society 34th Annual St. David’s Day Celebration, 5:30-10:00 pm, Laurel OakS Country Club. Social hour, dinner, followed by singing and program. Guest speaker: Welsh-Canadian author, Barrie Doyle, on the Mystery of Prince Madoc. "The Prince Madoc Secret," now at the publisher’s, is the third volume in Doyle’s "Oak Grove Conspiracies" trilogy following "The Excalibur Parchment" and "The Lucifer Scroll." Info & RSVP: www.sarasotawelsh.com, 941-349-6069 or sarasotawelsh@yahoo.com.

Scranton, PA
March 1 - Welsh flag raising to celebrate St. David's Day, 10:00-11:30 am, Lackawanna County Courthouse, 200 N. Washington Ave. All are invited. Info: www.facebook.com/events/179525092655958/

Utica, NY
March 1 - Welsh flag raising to celebrate St. David's Day with St. David’s Society of Utica, NY and Mayor of Utica, 10:00 am, Utica City Hall. All are invited. Info: www.saintdavidssociety.org or 315-338-3538.

Vancouver, BC
March 1 - Vancouver Welsh Society St. David's Day Open House, 7:30-10:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Cawl cennin served. Singing. Info: www.welshsociety.com or www.facebook.com/events/149743282377579/

Cincinnati, OH
March 2 - Welsh Society of Greater Cincinnati St. David's Day Dinner, 4:30-9:00 pm, Montgomery Inn, 9440 Montgomery Rd. Order dinner off regular menu. Speaker: Janet Procida, author of "The Welsh Hills." Info: www.facebook.com/events/1987064174883656

Pittsburgh, PA
March 2 - St. David's Day Pub Crawl, 5:00-11:00 pm, start at Oliver or Twist, 6th St. Sponsored by the St. David's Society of Pittsburgh and Hash House Harriers. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org/events.html

Calgary, AB
March 3 - Calgary Welsh Society St. David's Day Lunch. $40/member; $50/guest. Info: calgarywelshsociety.com or RSVP: thecalgarywelshsociety@gmail.com

Dickson City, PA
March 3 - St. David's Society of Lackawanna County Annual St. David's Dinner, 5:00 pm, Genetti Manor, 1505 Main Ave. Cocktails 5:00 pm; Dinner 6:00 pm. $35/person. Info: www.facebook.com/saintdavidlackawannacounty/posts/1079482952192573. RSVP (by Feb 23): Brian Kaeb, 507 Carnation Drive, Clarks Summit, Pa. 18411 or 570-586-2614 or mtkaeb@frontier.com

East Windsor, CT
March 3 - The Welsh Society of Western New England’s St. David’s Day Luncheon, 11:00 am, Nutmeg Restaurant, 297 South Main St. Two members in traditional Welsh costume; video message from the First Minister of Wales; Helen Coates on “Welsh Cakes”; and reading by Welsh poet Margaret Lloyd. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE.org or WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Edmonton, AB
March 3 - St. David's Welsh Society of Alberta St. David's Day Banquet, University of Alberta Faculty Club. Info: www.audienceofnoneforum.com

Lincoln, NE
March 3 - St. David's Welsh Society of Nebraska Annual Meeting & Collier's Lunch, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, The Copper Kettle, 1320 'O' St. Welsh Marketplace, tea and tea cakes, wrap-up of "Nebraska 150", and program on "The Making of How Green Was My Valley" with Julie Uribe. Lunch is $18/person. Info & RSVP (by Feb 23): www.facebook.com/events/1784617301843601

New York, NY
March 3 (tentative) - Women's Welsh Club of New York monthly meeting, 1:30 pm, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc/womens-welsh-club

Oakland, ON
March 3 - St. David's Day Concert with Burlington Welsh Male Chorus and Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir, 7:30-9:30 pm, St. Andrews Catholic Church, 47 Reynolds St. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

Pella, IA
March 3 - Iowa Welsh Society St. David's Day Celebration, noon, Monarch's Restaurant in The Royal Amsterdam Hotel, 705 East 1st St. Luncheon & Program. Program: "The Welsh Way," a review of oral history of the Long Creek Welsh Community in Iowa conducted by the Iowa Welsh Society starting 25 years ago. Info & RSVP (by Feb 28): iowawelshsociety.org or 515-232-0608.

Philadelphia, PA
March 3 - 290th St. David's Banquet, 6:00-10:00 pm, Philadelphia Cricket Club, St. Martins Clubhouse, 415 W. Willow Grove Ave. Info: www.philadelphiawelsh.org or Events@PhiladelphiaWelsh.org

Pittsburgh, PA
March 3 - St. David's Society of Pittsburgh Daffodil Luncheon, Pine Community Center, 100 Pine Park Dr, Wexford. $30/adult; $5/child (12 and under). Info & RSVP (by Feb 21): www.stdavidssociety.org/events.html

Portland, OR
March 3 - St. David's Day Celebration, 8:00-10:00 pm, Artichoke Music, 2007 SE Powell Blvd. Featuring music by Three Pound Note Welsh folk revival band, Celtic harpist Elizabeth Nicholson, duo Both Wild, and special guest.Info & Tickets: www.artichokemusic.com

Vancouver, BC
March 3 - Vancouver Welsh Society St. David's Day Dinner, 6:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Dinner catered by Jordans Interational. Entertainment by Emyr Honeybun. Tickets: $45. Info: www.welshsociety.com or www.facebook.com/events/576639942683276/

Washington, DC
March 3 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Brookfield, WI
March 4 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area St. David’s Day Luncheon, 11:30 am, Panos Banquet Center, 20290 W Bluemound Rd. Social time, displays, raffle baskets. Entertainment by BiDana, Celtic music ensemble. $30/members;$35/nonmembers; $15/child(12 & under). Info & RSVP (by Feb 15): www.facebook.com/MilwaukeeWelsh/ or Mary Schranz, 920-743-3901.

Emporia, KS
March 4 - St. David's Concert, 2:30 pm, Emporia Presbyterian Church West Campus, 1702 West 15th. Eluned Jones, director and soloist. Te Bach following. Sponsored by St David's Society of the State of Kansas. Info: Paula Evans, 620-256-6687.

Lafayette, CA
March 4 - St. David's Day Gymanfa Ganu 2018, 2:00-4:00 pm, Lafayette United Methodist Church, 955 Moraga Road. Nerys Jones, guest conductor; Donna Llewellyn Swanson, accompanist; The Red Dragon Choir. Te bach following. Sponsored by the Welsh American Society of Northern California. Info: www.wasnc.com

Madison, WI
March 4 – Cambrian Heritage Society of Madison Celebration of St. David, 1:30 pm, St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2126 N. Sherman Ave. Potluck, harp music, singing, games, and prizes. Bring a donation to the food pantry. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/417484435128/ or madisoncambrian.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/CHS_newsletter_1_2018.pdf

Owego, NY
March 4 – Welsh Society of the Southern Tier St. David's Day Dinner. Save the date; details TBA.

Philadelphia, PA
March 4 - St. David's Day Procession, 2:45-3:15 pm. Bring your Leeks, Daffodils, and Welsh Pride for a brief procession from the Welsh Flag on Franklin Parkway to Capel Dewi Sant at 18th and Arch. Then attend 290th Divine Service for Saint David. Info: www.philadelphiawelsh.org or Events@PhiladelphiaWelsh.org

Philadelphia, PA
March 4 - 290th Divine Service for Saint David's Day, 3:30-5:00 pm, Capel Dewi Sant, Arch Street Presbyterian Church, 1724 Arch St. Congregational singing; Te bach following. Info: www.philadelphiawelsh.org or Events@PhiladelphiaWelsh.org

Portland, OR
March 4 - Welsh Society of Oregon St. David's Day Tea, 12:30-2:30 pm, Kenilworth Presbyterian Church, 4028 SE 34th Ave. Luncheon, $10. Gwen Newborg, speaker. Info: www.facebook.com/events/251112735347270/

Schenectady, NY
March 4 - St. David's Day Dinner of the St. David's Welsh Society of the Capital District 2:30-5:30 pm, Centre Street Pub, 308 Union St. Guest performers: Melanie Chirignan on flute and Darhon Rees-Rohrbacher make up the group Stringwynde. Info & RSVP (by Feb 22): www.facebook.com/events/394034811019122/

St. Petersburg, FL
March 4 - St. David Welsh Society of St. Petersburg and the Suncoast St. David's Day Banquet, 4:00 pm. Details TBA. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Whitesboro, NY.
March 4 - St. David’s Society of Utica, NY, St. David’s Day Dinner, Hart’s Hill Inn. Social hour, 3:00 pm; Dinner, 4:00 pm. All welcome. Info & RSVP: www.saintdavidssociety.org or 315-338-3538.

Edwardsville, PA
March 6 - St. David's Day Tea sponsored by the Ethnic Committee of Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church, 7:00 pm, Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church, 668 Main St. Info: Betty Jones, 570-696-1708.

Oak Hill, OH
March 10 - Madog Centre for Welsh Studies St. David's Day Luncheon, noon-2:00 pm, Oak Hill Presbyterian Church. Enjoy lunch and program. Speaker: Dan Rowbotham, recent graduate of the University of Wales, Trinity-Saint David, who lead a group of young people from the Urdd Association on a trip to Patagonia. Info: welsh@rio.edu or 740-245-7186

March 11 - Six Nations Rugby (Wales v Italy)

New York, NY
March 11 - Welsh Congregation of New York City monthly service, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Welsh lessons at 2:00 pm. Service at 3:00 pm. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

New York, NY
March 11 - Welsh Congregation of New York City St. David's Dinner, 4:15 pm, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Traditional roast lamb or vegetarian dinner with festivities and song. $42/adult; $16/child. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc/st-davids-dinner

Vancouver, BC
March 11 - Vancouver Welsh Society Bilingual Worship Service, 11:00 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshsociety.com

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

Maple Ridge, BC
March 16 - "Celtic Celebrations" with Vancouver Welsh Male Voice Choir, 7:30 pm, ACT Theatre. Concert featuring music of Ireland, Scotland and Wales. $34/adult; $32/senior; $15/student. Info & Tickets: www.vwmc.ca

New York, NY
March 16-17 - Torch Theatre Company (Milford Haven) presents "Grav," Actors Theatre Workshop, 145 West 28th St. This award-winning, one-man show tells the story of Welsh rugby legend and cultural icon Ray Gravell. Tickets: $35 Info & Tickets: www.eventbrite.com/e/grav-tickets-40149594518

March 17 - Six Nations Rugby (Wales v France)

Glastonbury, CT
March 17 - Genealogy and Rugby. 6 Nations Rugby game Wales v. France, 1:00-2:30 pm. Welsh Society of Western New England Genealogy Group meets 10:15 am-5:00 pm. Members free; guests $10. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Rockmart, GA
March 17 - WELSHfest, 9:00 am-5:00 pm, downtown Rockmart. Hymn sing, Welly-Wanging, parade, bike ride, children's activities, tours, and more. Info: welshfest.vpweb.com

Fredericksburg, VA
March 18 - Welsh Society of Fredericksburg monthly meeting, 7:30 pm, Faulkner Hall at St. George's Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St. Info: www.welshfred.com

Vancouver, BC
March 19 - Vancouver Welsh Society Welsh Speaking Group, 10:30 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Pittsburgh, PA
March 21 - Welsh language classes resume. 12 week beginner and intermediate classes at the Cathedral of Learning. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org/events.html or JoAnn Evans, evansjoann22@gmail.com

Vancouver, BC
March 21 - Vancouver Welsh Society Genealogy Group meeting, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Tacoma, WA
March 25 - Puget Sound Welsh Association Noson Lawen, 4:00 pm, Tipsy Tomato Bar & Kitchen, 3878 Center St. Music and entertainment. Call 360-893-7256 if interested in providing entertainment. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/pugetsoundwelsh/permalink/10155187036361190/ or PSWA@PugetSoundWelsh.org

Pittsburgh, PA
March 26 - St. David's Society of Pittsburgh Welsh Book Club, 6:30 pm, Panera, 136 Bakery Square Blvd. Book discussion: "Bred of Heaven," by Jasper Rees Info: www.stdavidssociety.org/events.html

April

New York, NY
April 1 (tentative) - Women's Welsh Club of New York monthly meeting, 1:30 pm, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc/womens-welsh-club/

Milwaukee, WI
April 7 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area meeting and luncheon, 11:30 am, Milwaukee Catholic Home, 2330 N. Prospect Avenue. Program: “Tracing Your Welsh Roots.” Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen, 262-524-8075.

St. Paul, MN
April 7 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons book group meeting, 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave N. Book discussion: "Bred of Heaven," by Jasper Rees. Info: www.stdavidsofmn.org or dae29cj@gmail.com

Washington, DC
April 7 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

New York, NY
April 8 - Welsh Congregation of New York City monthly service, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Welsh lessons at 2:00 pm. Service at 3:00 pm. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

Vancouver, BC
April 8 - Vancouver Welsh Society Bilingual Worship Service, 11:00 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshsociety.com

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

Lincoln, NE
April 14 - "Family Fun Day: Welsh Culture," 1:00-4:00 pm, Nebraska History Museum, 131 Centennial Mall North. Welsh storytellers, music, games, crafts, tea and Welsh cakes. Cosponsored by the St. David's Welsh Society of Nebraska and Great Plains Welsh Heritage Centre. Info: history.nebraska.gov/events/free-family-fun-day-welsh-culture

Vancouver, BC
April 14 - Vancouver Welsh Society Grand Spring Sale, 10:00 am-2:00 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Baked goods, collectibles, books, and much more. Donations welcome! Info: www.welshsociety.com

Fredericksburg, VA
April 15 - Welsh Society of Fredericksburg monthly meeting, 7:30 pm, Faulkner Hall at St. George's Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St. Info: www.welshfred.com

Vancouver, BC
April 16 - Vancouver Welsh Society Welsh Speaking Group, 10:30 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Largo, FL
April 17 - St. David Welsh Society of St. Petersburg and the Suncoast Christmas monthly meeting, noon, St. Dunstan's Anglican Church, 2790 Sunny Breeze Ave. Program and potluck luncheon. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Vancouver, BC
April 18 - Vancouver Welsh Society Genealogy Group meeting, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Edmonton, AB
April 20- St. David's Welsh Society of Alberta Annual General Meeting, location TBA. Info: www.audienceofnoneforum.com/

Glastonbury, CT
April 21 - The Welsh Society of Western New England Genealogy Group monthly meeting, 10:15 am-5:00 pm. Members free; guests $10. Info & RSVP: WelshWNE@gmail.com.

Tacoma, WA
April 22 - South Sound Night Out of Hwyl, 6:00 pm, Sizzler Restaurant, Hwy 512 and I-5. Info: www.pugetsoundwelsh.org/pswa_event.html; RSVP: southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

Kingston, ON
April 27-29 - Ontario Welsh Festival, Holiday Inn Waterfront. A weekend of Welsh music and culture featuring Côr y Gleision from Cardiff. Info: ontariowelshfestival.ca

Edwardsville, PA
April 28 - 129th "Cynonfardd" Eisteddfod, Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church, 668 Main St. Afternoon session at 1:00 pm; Church supper 4:30-5:00 pm; Gymanfa Ganu at 6:30 pm; Evening session at 7:00 pm. Info: Sally Morgan DiRico, 570-868-5928 or 85 Nuangola Ave., Nuangola, PA 18707.

May 2018

Western New England
May - Date TBA. Welsh Society of Western New England Noson Lawen, 3:00-9:00 pm. Members and guests will read from Welsh folklore and fables, poetry, Dylan Thomas, play musical instruments and sing Welsh songs. Info: WelshWNE.org or WelshWNE@gmail.com.

US/Canada Tour
May-June - Tom Jones tour with concerts in Poughkeepsie, NY; Bethlehem, PA; Englewood, NJ; Mashantucket, CT; Oxon Hill and Baltimore, MD; Detroit, MI; Chicago, IL; Sugar Land and San Antonio, TX; Tulsa, OK; Irving, TX; Los Angeles, Indio, Santa Barbara, San Francisco, and Saratoga, CA; Seattle, WA; and Vancouver, BC. Info & Tickets: www.tomjones.com/tour-dates

Plymouth, WI
May 4-6 - Wisconsin Welsh Weekend, First Congregational Church UCC, 1405 S Milwaukee St. Friday: Pub Night at 52 Stafford; Saturday: workshops, eisteddfod competitions, bakeoff, genealogy, dinner; Sunday: Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, led by Dr. Dulais Rhys with Steven Jensen, organist. Info: wggaw.org

Burlington, ON
May 5 - Burlington Welsh Male Chorus 17th Annual Concert, 7:30 pm, Wellington Square United Church, 2121 Caroline St. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

Washington, DC
May 5 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

New York, NY
May 6 (tentative) - Women's Welsh Club of New York monthly meeting, 1:30 pm, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc/womens-welsh-club/

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

New York, NY
May 13 - Welsh Congregation of New York City monthly service, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Welsh lessons at 2:00 pm. Service at 3:00 pm. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

Vancouver, BC
May 13 - Vancouver Welsh Society Bilingual Worship Service, 11:00 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Vancouver, BC
May 16 - Vancouver Welsh Society Genealogy Group meeting, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

St. Petersburg, FL
May 19 - St. David Welsh Society of St. Petersburg and the Suncoast Summer Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Fredericksburg, VA
May 20 - Welsh Society of Fredericksburg monthly meeting, 7:30 pm, Faulkner Hall at St. George's Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St. Info: www.welshfred.com

Vancouver, BC
May 21 - Vancouver Welsh Society Welsh Speaking Group, 10:30 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Toronto, ON
May 27 - "Kingdom of Dragons: Celebration of the music of Wales," 3:00-5:00 pm, Glenn Gould Studio, Canadian Broadcasting Centre, 250 Front St. West. Featuring Weston Silver Band and the Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir. TIckets: $15-27. Info: www.facebook.com/events/901853529980398/

June 2018

US/Canada Tour
June 1-2 - Tom Jones tour wraps up with concerts in Seattle, WA; and Vancouver, BC. Info & Tickets: www.tomjones.com/tour-dates

Muskego, WI
June 2 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area meeting and luncheon at Tudor Oaks, S77 W12929 McShane Drive. Program: Scholarship recipient Claire Bilicki. Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen, 262-524-8075.

St. Paul, MN
June 2 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons book group meeting, 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave N. Book discussion: "The Vegetarian Tigers of Paradise," by Crystal Jeans. Info: David Conradi-Jones, dae29cj@gmail.com

Washington, DC
June 2 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Mississauga, ON
June 8 - Burlington Welsh Male Chorus Concert, 7:00-9:00 pm, Benares Historic House Museum, 1507 Clarkson Road North. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

New York, NY
June 10 - Welsh Congregation of New York City monthly service, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Welsh lessons at 2:00 pm. Service at 3:00 pm. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshchurch.nyc

Rewey/Mineral Point, WI
June 10 - Peniel Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Peniel Presbyterian Church, 1449 Peniel Road. Te bach following. Info: wggaw.org

Vancouver, BC
June 10 - Vancouver Welsh Society Bilingual Worship Service, 11:00 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Followed by te bach. Info: www.welshsociety.com

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

St. Petersburg, FL
June 16 - St. David Welsh Society of St. Petersburg and the Suncoast Summer Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Fredericksburg, VA
June 17 - Welsh Society of Fredericksburg monthly meeting, 7:30 pm, Faulkner Hall at St. George's Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St. Info: www.welshfred.com

Vancouver, BC
June 18 - Vancouver Welsh Society Welsh Speaking Group, 10:30 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Vancouver, BC
June 20 - Vancouver Welsh Society Genealogy Group meeting, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Beavercreek, OR
June 24 - 83rd Annual Gymanfa Ganu, Bryn Seion Welsh Church, 22132 S Kamrath Rd. Service at 11:00 am; Gymanfa ganu sessions at 2:00 and 6:00 pm; Welsh tea at the Beavercreek Grange at 4:00 pm. Nerys Jones, director; Geneva Cook, organist. Info: www.brynseionwelshchurch.org. Info: www.brynseionwelshchurch.org

Malad City, ID
June 29-July 1 - 14th Annual Malad Valley Welsh Festival, all day, Malad City Park, 100 West. Concerts, poetry competitions, presentations, displays, pioneer games, wagon rides, craft and food vendors, kids’ activities, community lunch and breakfast, and more. Admission is free. Info: welshfestival.com, or Gloria Jean Thomas, 208-766-5361, thomjea2@isu.ed.

July 2018

Washington, DC
July 7 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Iowa City, IA
July 8 - Iowa Gymanfa Ganu, 2:00 pm, Welsh Congregational Church of Old Man's Creek, 4401 Sharon Center Rd.

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

Westerville, OH
July 14 - Welsh Society of Central Ohio Family Picnic, 4:00-8:00 pm, Dogwood Shelter at Blendon Woods Metro Park, 4265 East Dublin-Granville Rd. Potluck and fun. Info & RSVP: www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

Richmond, VA
July 15-22 - Welsh Heritage Week 2018, Week-long immersion in Welsh language and culture. All levels welcome, beginner to advanced. Info: welshheritageweek.org or www.facebook.com/groups/1449590685340989/

St. Paul, MN
July 15-22 - Cwrs Cymraeg 2018, Hamline University. Week-long immersion in Welsh language and culture. All levels welcome, beginner to advanced. Sponsored by Cymdeithas Madog, the Welsh Studies Institute of N.A. Info, registration, and scholarship info: www.madog.org or facebook.com/cymdeithasmadog or secretary@madog.org

St. Petersburg, FL
July 17 - St. David Welsh Society of St. Petersburg and the Suncoast Summer Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

August 2018

St. Paul, MN
August 4 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons book group meeting, 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave N. Discussion: Choice of poetry by any Welsh poet. Info: David Conradi-Jones, dae29cj@gmail.com

Washington, DC
August 4 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

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

St. Petersburg, FL
August 21 - St. David Welsh Society of St. Petersburg and the Suncoast Summer Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: www.welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Hartland, WI
August 25 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area Summer Picnic, Naga-Waukee Park, 651 Hwy 83, Pavilion #4. Picnic and Program: History of Jerusalem Church and Cemetery.

Oshkosh, WI
August 26 - Peniel/Pickett 96th Annual Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Peniel Chapel, W9644 Zoar Road, Eldorado (near Pickett). Te bach following. Info: wggaw.org

Washington, DC
August 30-September 2 - North American Festival of Wales. Four full days of song, merriment and camaraderie celebrating the heritage of Wales. Entertainment by TRIO, Eschoir Welsh Male Choir, Moch Pryderi. Sunday Gymanfa Ganu Director Eilir Owen-Griffiths. Plus Eisteddfod, seminars, marketplace, Pub Night, tours and more. Headquarters hotel: Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria, VA. Registration opens March 2018. Info: www.nafow.org

September 2018

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

Washington, DC
August 30-September 2 - North American Festival of Wales. Four full days of song, merriment and camaraderie celebrating the heritage of Wales. Entertainment by TRIO, Eschoir Welsh Male Choir, Moch Pryderi. Sunday Gymanfa Ganu Director Eilir Owen-Griffiths. Plus Eisteddfod, seminars, marketplace, Pub Night, tours and more. Headquarters hotel: Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria, VA. Registration opens March 2018. Info: www.nafow.org

Waukesha, WI
September 1-2 – Highland Games, Waukesha Expo Center, 1000 Northview Rd. Welsh cultural booth sponsored by the Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area. Info: www.wisconsinscottish.org

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

Fredericksburg, VA
September 15 - Fredericksburg Welsh Festival at the James Monroe Museum. Info: www.facebook.com/FredericksburgWelshFestival

Plymouth, PA
September 30 - 150th Anniversary of First Welsh Baptist Church, corner of Shawnee Ave & Girard Ave. service followed by dinner. Details TBA. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/1639491809649800/permalink/2001604380105206/

St. Petersburg, FL
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October 2018

Dousman, WI
October 6 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area meeting and luncheon at Three Pillars, 410 North Main Street. Program: “Show and Tell” – bring a piece of your Welsh history and share its meaning. Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen, 262-524-8075.

Washington, DC
October 6 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

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

Cambria, WI
October 14 - Cambria Gymanfa Ganu, Cambria First Presbyterian Church, 121 West Florence St. Sessions at 2:30 and 6:00 pm, supper served between sessions. Info: wggaw.org

Westerville, OH
October 21 - Welsh Society of Central Ohio Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Central College Church, 975 South Sunbury Rd. Hymn singing, special music, and te bach. Info: www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

November 2018

Oakville, ON
November 3 - "Lest We Forget: A Musical Tribute to Our Veterans," concert by Burlington Welsh Male Chorus, 7:30 pm, Glen Abbey United Church, 1469 Nottinghill Gate. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

Washington, DC
November 3 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

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

West Allis, WI
November 16-18 – Holiday Folk Fair International, State Fair Park Exposition Center, 8200 West Greenfield Ave. Welsh cultural booth sponsored by the Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area. Info: folkfair.org

Dundas, ON
November 30 - Knights of Columbus Christms Concert with Burlington Welsh Male Chorus, 7:30-9:30 pm, St. Augustine's Parish Church, 58 Sydenham St. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

December 2018

Muskego, WI
December 1 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area meeting and luncheon at Tudor Oaks, S77 W12929 McShane Drive. Program: “Bara Brith” – taste testing our traditional bread. Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen, 262-524-8075.

Washington, DC
December 1 - Welsh Conversation Group monthly gathering, 10:30 am-noon, Teaism Penn Quarter, 8th & D Streets NW. Buy food/drink, then join us downstairs. Info: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Burlington, ON
December 7 - Burlington Welsh Male Chorus Annual Christmas Concert, 7:30-9:30 pm, venue TBA. Info: www.burlingtonwelsh.com

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

 



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