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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.

NOTE: Although every effort is made to ensure accuracy, NINNAU & Y Drych is not responsible for errors or omissions. Please confirm all information before acting upon it. Please send corrections to ninnaupublications@gmail.com

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2019

February 2019

Oak Hill, OH
Through April 11 - Weekly Welsh language class, every Thursday (excluding March 7), 6:00-8:00 pm, Welsh-American Heritage Museum, 412 East Main St. $30 for 10 classes. Sponsored by the Museum and the Madog Center for Welsh Studies at the University of Rio Grande. Info: 740-245-7112 or drowbotham@rio.edu

Glastonbury, CT
February 1 - Watch 6 Nations Cup Rugby: Wales v. France, 3:00pm-4:30pm. Info: welshwne.org

Vancouver, BC
February 1 - Vancouver Welsh Society Six Nations Rugby, noon, The Red Dragon Lounge, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. France v Wales game. Food will be available. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Muskego, WI
February 2 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area Annual Meeting and Memorial Service, 11:00 am, Tudor Oaks, S77W12929 McShane Drive. Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen 262-524-8075. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org

Phoenix, AZ
February 2 – Welsh League of Arizona Meeting, 1:00-3:00 pm, Irish Cultural Center, 1106 North Central Ave. Program: Planning session for "A Child's Christmas in Wales." Info: www.welshleagueofarizona.org

Washington, DC
February 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

Milwaukee, WI
February 3 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area Meeting. Program: Looking Back to the Seventies. Memories and memorabilia from the Club's history. Followed by Memorial Service. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org/events-programs/

New York, NY
February 7 – New York Welsh and Horizons present a live streaming party for Dydd Miwsig Cymru, 1:00-3:00 pm, The Liberty NYC, 29 W. 35th St. Early afternoon DJ set, followed by live performance feed from Wales featuring three of Wales' finest upcoming musical talents from Cardiff: Adwaith, Chroma, and Eadyth, hosted in Cardiff by DJ Huw Stephens. Info: www.facebook.com/events/390962145001899/

Arden Hills, MN
February 9 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons Book Club, 11:30 am, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave. N. Lunch off the menu followed by book discussion: "Rebecca's Daughters" by Dylan Thomas. Info: stdavidsofmn.org

Glastonbury, CT
February 9 - The Welsh Society of Western New England Genealogy Group, 10:15 am-5:00 pm. Learn how to research Welsh roots. Bonus: Watch Wales v Italy 6 Nations Cup Rugby, 11:45am-1:15 pm. $5 donation towards streaming fee. Info: welshwne.org RSVP: InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

Pittsburgh, PA
February 9 - St. David's Society of Pittsburgh Welsh chat group meets, 10:30 am, Claddagh Irish Pub, 407 Cinema Dr. Followed by Six Nations Rugby, Wales v. Italy at 11:45 am. Come for one or both. nfo: www.facebook.com/welshsociety.pittsburgh

Vancouver, BC
February 9 - Vancouver Welsh Society Six Nations Rugby, 8:45 am, The Pint, 522 Abbott St. Italy v Wales game. Food will be available. Info: www.facebook.com/VancouverWelsh/posts/10155713507431230

Austin, TX
February 10 - Texas Welsh Society Monthly Meet-Up. Details TBA. Info: texaswelshsociety.org or www.facebook.com/txwelshsociety.

New York, NY
February 10 - Welsh Congregation of New York City Worship Service with Communion, 3:00 pm, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Rev. Dr. Matthew P. Harrington presiding, organist Mary Nelson. Followed by te mawr. Info: www.facebook.com/nycwelsh or www.welshchurch.nyc

New York, NY
February 10 - Annual Community Reading of Dylan Thomas's Under Milk Wood, 4:15-6:00 pm, Welsh Congregation of New York City, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Everyone welcome to participate or just listen. Contact Don Farrow (donaldfarrow@yahoo.com) ASAP if you would like to participate. Proceeds benefit the Rutgers Church Refugee Relief Fund. Info: www.facebook.com/nycwelsh or www.welshchurch.nyc

Vancouver, BC
February 10 - Vancouver Welsh Society Bilingual Worship Service, 8:45 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Te bach following. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Westerly, RI
February 10 - Joint Welsh Societies Lunch, The Brazen Hen, 4 Canal St. Hosted by the Rhode Island Welsh Society and the Welsh Society of Western New England. Info & RSVP (by Feb 8): www.facebook.com/events/615865498864399/ or riws.yolasite.com

Enfield, CT
February 13 - Welsh Society of Western New England Red Dragons at a Trivia Night at the Yarde Tavern, 1658 King St. Dinner from menu at 6:00 pm; trivia at 7:00 pm. Wear red! Info: welshwne.org or InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

Vancouver, BC
February 15 - Vancouver Welsh Society Pub Night, 7:00 pm, The Red Dragon Lounge, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Details tba. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Lancaster, PA
February 16 - Rehoboth Welsh Choir will perform at the Rose andShamrock Festival, 4:00 pm, Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square, 25 S. Queen St. Info: www.facebook.com/events/332648534009411/

Vancouver, BC
February 16 - Vancouver Welsh Society Annual General Meeting, noon, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Election of Board members. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Minneapolis, MN
February 18 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Pub Gathering, 4:00-6:30pm, Merlin's Rest Pub, 3601 E. Lake St. Info: stdavidsofmn.org

Ottawa, ON
February 18 - Ottawa Welsh Society Awr Sgwrsio i Ddysgwyr (conversation group for Welsh learners), 7:00 pm. Info & RSVP: alisonlawson@rogers.com or ottawawelsh.org/events

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

Largo, FL
February 19 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast meeting, noon, St. Dunstan's Anglican Church, 2790 Sunny Breeze Ave. Potluck luncheon and program: Roger Hughes on St. David's Cathedral. Info: welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

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

Glastonbury, CT
February 23 - Watch 6 Nations Rugby: Wales v England with the Welsh Society of Western New England, 11:45am-1:15pm. $5 donation towards streaming fee. Info: welshwne.org or InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

New York, NY
February 23 - Watch 6 Nations Rugby with NY Welsh: Wales v England, 11:45am-1:45pm, The Liberty NYC, 29 West 35th St. Info: walesweek.nyc or

Philadelphia, PA
February 23 - The Welsh Society of Philadelphia 291st Annual St. David's Day Banquet, 6:00 pm, The Philadelphia Cricket Club St. Martins Clubhouse, 415 W. Willow Grove Ave. Beth Deobold Landmesser, Executive Director of Welsh Heritage Week, will be awarded the Robert Morris Award for her service advancing Welsh Culture. Tickets: $80/person. Details & RSVP (by Feb 13): www.philadelphiawelsh.org

Potomac, MD
February 23 - St. David's Welsh Banquet, 6:30 pm, Congressional Country Club, 8500 River Rd. Info & Tickets: www.washingtondcwelsh.org

Vancouver, BC
February 23 - Vancouver Welsh Society Six Nations Rugby, 8:45 am, The Pint, 522 Abbott St. Wales v. England game. Info: www.facebook.com/VancouverWelsh/posts/10155713507431230

Vancouver, BC
February 23 - Vancouver Orpheus Choir Pig 'n' Whistle, 7:00 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Evening of music and comedy benefiting the Choir. Tickets: $20. Info: Alcwyn Rogers, (604) 742-1378 or Alcwyn@shaw.ca

Binghamton, NY
February 24 - Festival of Welsh Hymns, 4:00 pm, Trinity Memorial Church, 44 Main St. Featuring the Trinity Choir, brass, tympani, and Organist Timothy Smith. Free will offering will be received. All who attend may join in singing your favorite hymns. Info: www.trinitymemorial.org/2019-01-festival-of-welsh-hymns

Fair Haven, VT
February 24 - Poultney Area St. David's Society's 31st Year St. David's Day Dinner, 12:30 pm, Fair Haven Inn, 5 Adams St. Featuring Welsh Heritage Symbols Competition, dinner. $23.50/person. Info & RSVP (with payment by Feb 16): www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1905708579526156&id=994636347300055, 802-287-5744; 518-642-0709; pasds1988@gmail.com.

Fredericksburg, VA
February 24 - Welsh Society of Fredericksburg, VA, St. David's Day Potluck, 4:00-6:00 pm, American Legion Hall, 461 Woodford St. Info & RSVP: www.welshfred.com/

Philadelphia, PA
February 24 - Divine Service for St. David, 3:30-5:00 pm, Capel Dewi Sant, Arch Street Presbyterian Church, 18th and Arch St. Procession for Saint David preceeding service; meet at 2:45 pm at the Welsh Flag at 16th and B. Franklin Parkway. Te bach following service. Info: www.philadelphiawelsh.org

New York, NY
February 27 - St. David's Society of the State of New York St. David's Day Celebration, 6:30-8:30 pm, Salmagundi Club, 47 Fifth Ave. Cocktails and hors d'ouevres. Free for members. Please consider making a donation to the Society Scholarhip Fund. Info: us6.campaign-archive.com/?u=55cc74b8a021cf1fdc164be0b&id=aeaffec0d1

Lebo, KS
February 28 - Informal Welsh tea, 1:30-3:30 pm, Lebo United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 201 W. 4th. Free. Info: Paula Evans, (620) 256-6687.

New York, NY
February 28 - New York Welsh St. David's Day Celebration, 6:00 pm, The Liberty NYC, 29 W 35th St. Featuring a Sunken Hundred inspred menu with dishes from across Wales created by Illtyd Barret. Entertainment will include Welsh singing, and an artistic unveiling. Tickets on sale soon. Info: www.newyorkwelsh.com or www.facebook.com/groups/NewYorkWelsh/

March

Dydd Gwyl Dewi
March 1 - Happy Saint David's Day!

Oak Hill, OH
Through April 11 - Weekly Welsh language class, every Thursday (excluding March 7), 6:00-8:00 pm, Welsh-American Heritage Museum, 412 East Main St. $30 for 10 classes. Sponsored by the Museum and the Madog Center for Welsh Studies at the University of Rio Grande. Info: 740-245-7112 or drowbotham@rio.edu

Bethlehem, PA
March 1 - St. David's Celebration, 7:00-9:00 pm, Life In Christ Church, 51 Hillmond St. Hosted by the Celtic CUltural Alliance. Program: Martha Capwell Fox, author, historian, and D&L Historian and Archives Coordinator, on the impact of the Welsh immigrants in the development of the Lehigh Valley, plus open mic, singing, and Welsh trivia. Info & Free Registration: www.eventbrite.com/e/saint-davids-day-celebration-tickets-54602106370

Chicago, IL
March 1 - Chicago Tafia Welsh Society St. David's Day Party, 7:30-10:30 pm, rooftop lounge at the Cambria Hotel, 166 East Superior St. Open bar and appetizers. $60 donation per person. Info & RSVP (by Feb 14): www.facebook.com/chicagotafia/posts/1265029923651014

Cincinnati, OH
March 1 - Welsh Society of Greater Cincinnati St. David's Day Dinner, 4:30-9:30 pm, Montgomery Inn, 9440 Montgomery Rd. Order off the menu and enjoy Welsh fellowship and entertainment. Info: www.facebook.com/events/398315854308421/

Columbus, OH
March 1 - Annual Welsh Flag Raising at Ohio Statehouse, West Plaza. If weather is bad, meet at 11:40 am inside the East doors of the Statehouse and proceed to the West Plaza, otherwise join us at the West Plaza just before noon. With the Welsh Society of Central Ohio Info: www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

Pittsburgh, PA
March 1 - St. David’s Run with the Pittsburgh Hash House Harriers and St. David’s Pub Crawl. Info: Dave Williams peggie@consolidated.net

Portland, OR
March 1 - St. David's Day Concert with Portland Phoenix Chamber Choir and the Welsh Dragon Choir, 7:30 pm, St. David's of Wales Church. Music followed by dessert and silent auction. Proceeds benefit Chamber Choir trip to Llangollen International Eisteddfod. Info & tickets: wales.brownpapertickets.com

Regina, SK
March 1 - St. David's Society of Regina Saint David's Day Banquet, 5:30 pm, Executive Royal Hotel, 4025 Albert St. Tickets: $40/adult; $20/child. Dinner, entertainment by the Twiliters, DD tour of North Wales. Info & RSVP: www.facebook.com/groups/135205009864390

Sarasota, FL
March 1 - Gulf Coast Welsh Society St. David's Day Banquet, 5:30 pm, Laurel Oaks Country Club, 2700 Gary Player Blvd. Special guest: Dr. Megan Williams, editor of NINNAU. Entertainment by Siesta Youth Chorale and visiting students and teachers from Ysgol Gyfun Rhydywaun, Wales. Tickets: $40-50. Info & RSVP (by Feb 23): sarasotawelsh@yahoo.com or www.sarasotawelsh.com

Utica, NY
March 1 - Annual Welsh Flag Raising with Mayor Robert Palmieri, 10:00 am, Utica City Hall. Celebrate St. David's Day With the Utica St David’s Society. Info: saintdavidssociety.org

Vancouver, BC
March 1 - Vancouver Welsh Society Open House, 7:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Enjoy soup, singing, and meeting others. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Calgary, AB
March 2 - Calgary Welsh Society St. David's Day Lunch, Calgary Winter Club. Lunch, entertainment, social hour. Tickets: $45-50. Info & RSVP (by Feb 15): calgarywelshsociety.com

Columbus, OH
March 2 - Welsh Society of Central Ohio St. David's Day Luncheon and AGM, Worthington Hills Country Club, 920 Clubview. Seminars, lunch, entertainment, annual meeting. Info & RSVP: www.welshsocietyofcentralohio.org

Columbus Junction, IA
March 2 - 7th annual Saint David's Day Parade and Feast, 1:00-4:00 pm. Parade starts under the viaduct at 1:00 pm and ends at the American Legion, 99 2nd Street. Please bring your Welsh flags and banners with your Welsh name. Parade will be followed by great food and fellowship at the Legion.

East Windsor, CT
March 2 - The Welsh Society of Western New England's Annual St. David's Day Luncheon & Celebration, 11:00 am, Nutmeg Restaurant, 297 South Main St. Two members in traditional Welsh National costume, video message from the First Minister of Wales, lunch, presentation by Diane Owen, VP Washington, DC Welsh on “Learning Welsh in America”, Welsh items for sale, and singing. Info: WelshWNE.org or infoWelshWNE@gmail.com

Fredericksburg, VA
March 2 - St. David's Day Celebration, 11:00 am-9:00 pm, Red Dragon Brewery, 1419 Princess Anne St. Two special beer releases (Rose of Sharon Welsh Ale, and St. David's on the Cask), Moch Pyderi performing Celtic & Welsh songs from 5-7pm, AND a limited number of glasses to steal! Info: www.facebook.com/events/2648173715193622/ or www.reddragonbrewery.com

Lincoln, NE
March 2 - St. David's Welsh Society of Nebraska St. David's Day Celebration. Details tba. Info: www.facebook.com/SaintDavidsWelshSocietyofNebraska

Oak Park, IL
March 2 - Cambrian Benevolent Society of Chicago St. David's Day Celebration, noon, The Carleton Hotel, 1110 Pleasant St. Info & RSVP (by Feb 27): ottawawelsh.org/events

Ottawa, ON
March 2 - Ottawa Welsh Society St. David’s Day Banquet, 11:30 am, The Royal Ottawa Golf Club, 1405 Aylmer Road, Gatineau, Quebec. Tickets: $55-60. Guest speaker: Andrew Wagstaff, Head of Wales at the Montreal office of Welsh Government. Musical entertainment by Sheryl Clay. Info & RSVP (by Feb 27): ottawawelsh.org/events

Phoenix, AZ
March 2 – Welsh League of Arizona Concert featuring Mike Casey and his Flagstaff Celtic music group, Shepherd of the Hills Congregational Church, 5524 East Lafayette Blvd. Details tba. Info: www.welshleagueofarizona.org

Pittsburgh, PA
March 2 - St. David’s Society of Pittsburgh Annual Daffodil Luncheon, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm, at the University Club, 123 University Place, (beside Soldiers and Sailors Hall). Tickets: $35. Entertainments to include harp music, Welsh merchandise, and a silent auction. Info: Jessica Davies-412-295-9837 or pittsburghstdavids@gmail.com

Rhode Island
March 2 - Rhode Island Welsh Society St. David's Day Celebration. BYOB / Potluck with Board members providing lamb, trifle, cockles, bara brith, Welsh cakes, and Aberffraw biscuits. Info & RSVP: www.facebook.com/events/615865498864399/ or riws.yolasite.com

Roseville, MN
March 2 - St. David's Society of Minnesota, 11:30am-3:00pm, Radisson Hotel Roseville, 2540 North Cleveland Ave. Lunch followed by entertainment by The Bells of the North Morris Dancers.Tickets: $28. Info & RSVP (by Feb 22): stdavidsofmn.org

Seattle, WA
March 2 - Puget Sound Welsh Association St. David's Day Celebration, 2:00 pm, St.Andrew's Church, 111 NE 80th St. Entertainment by Three Pound Note, and Eric and Sally Bowen. Plus: results of limerick contest. Info: pugetsoundwelsh.org

Toronto, ON
March 2 - St. David's Day Concert featuring the Toronto and Burlington Welsh Male Voice Choirs, 7:30 pm, Runnymede United Church. Info: welshchoir.ca/

Vancouver, BC
March 2 - Vancouver Welsh Society St. David's Day Dinner, 6:00 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Dinner and entertainment. Tickets: $45. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Washington, DC
March 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

Winnipeg, MB
March 2 - Welsh Society of Manitoba St. David's Day Celebration and Annual General Meeting, 5:30 pm, Promenade Ballroom, Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion St. Reception, 5:30 pm; Dinner, 6:30 pm; AGM, 7:30 pm; concert, 8:00 pm. Tickets based on choice of menu (Adults: $45-55; children: $20). Entertainment by “Enaid” choir and dance group “Dawnswyr yr Afon Goch.” Details & RSVP (by Feb 15): www.manitobawelshsociety.ca/st-david-s-dinner-2019 or info@manitobawelshsociety.ca

Albany, NJ
March 3 - St. David’s Welsh Society of the Capital District Annual St. David's Dinner, 2:00 pm, Centre Street Pub, 308 Union St. All welcome. Social hour at 2:00 pm, followed by dinner at 2:30 pm. Advanced reservations and payment required. Info & RSVP: Robert Jones (518) 355-3201, Darhon at harpwoman@gmail.com

Clearwater, FL
March 3 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast St. David's Day Banquet, 4:00 pm, Banquet Masters, 13355 49th St North. Entertainment by Vickie Gonzalez, harpist. Silent auction. Tickets: $45. Info & RSVP (by Feb 26): welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Lafayette, CA
March 3 - Welsh-American Society of Northern California St. David's Day Gymanfa Ganu, 2:00-4:00 pm, Lafayette United Methodist Church, 955 Moraga Rd. Featuring Eryl Aynsley conducting; Donna Llewellyn Swanson, organist; and the Red Dragon Choir. Te bach following. Info: wasnc.com/events or wasnc2016@gmail.com

Lebo, KS
March 3 - St. David's Concert, 2:30 pm, Emporia Presbyterian Church West Campus, 1702 W. 15th. Eluned Jones, director and soloist. Te bach following. Sponsored by the St. David's Society of the State of Kansas. Info: Paula Evans, (620)-256-6687.

Milwaukee, WI
March 3 - Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area St. David's Celebration. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org

Pennsauken, NJ
March 3 - Welsh Heritage Day at Historic Griffith Morgan House, 11:00 am-4:00 pm, 243 Griffith Morgan Lane. Traditional Welsh music by harpist Laura Dishong, demonstration of Welsh foods prepared on colonial open hearth, exhibits on Welsh history, immigration and culture, sea shanties and lore of the age of piracy by "The Sea Dogs." Light refreshments offered. Admission and parking free. Donations and memberships welcome. Sponsored by Pennsauken Historical Society. Info: www.facebook.com/GriffithMorganHouse, pennsaukenhistoricasociety@gmail.com, or 856-486-9561.

Schenectady, NY
March 3 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Capital District Annual St. David's Day Dinner, 2:00-5:00 pm, Centre Street Pub, 308 Union Street. Details tba. $30/person. Info & RSVP: nycapitalwelsh.yolasite.com

Shawnee Mission, KS
March 3 - St. David's Welsh Society of Greater Kansas Annual St. David's Day Gymanfa Ganu, 2:00 pm, St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 5325 Nieman Rd. Annual hymn fest as we sing both sacred and secular songs. Info: kcwelsh.com

Utica, NY
March 3 - St David’s Society of Utica Annual St. David’s Day Dinner, 3:00 pm, Harts Hill Inn, Whitesboro, NY. All are welcome. Info & RSVP: saintdavidssociety.org or 315-570-1947.

Wilkes-Barre,PA
March 3 - St. David's Society of the Wyoming Valley 140th Annua St. David's Banquet, R&D Memories4:00-8:00 pm, 566 Fellows Ave, Hanover Twp. Entertainment by “Sounds Abound,” barbershop quartet. Carol Ellis is song leader accompanied by Glenn Ryman. Tickets:$35. Info & RSVP (by Feb 15): www.facebook.com/events/2086329458082548/

Brookfield, WI
March 4 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area St. David's Day Celebration, 11:30 am, Panos Banquet Center, 20290 W. Blue Mound Rd. Social hour, Welsh displays, raffle, lunch, and music. Entertainment by Celtic group Bi Dana. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org/events-programs/

Edwardsville, PA
March 5 - St. David's Day Tea, 7:00 pm, Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church (Sunday School Room), Church & Main Streets. Sponsored by the Ethnic Committee of Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational Church. Entertainment by the Barbershop Quartet "Accounted For." Followed by Welsh Te Bach with homemade Welsh cakes, breads, cheese, coffee & tea. Tickets: $5.00 can be purchased from any member or at the door. Info: Betty Jones, 570-696-1708 or sjbythelake@aol.com.

Ottawa, ON
March 5 - 2019 Welsh Film Festival presents "Hedd Wyn." Showtime tba. Additional films on March 12, 19, and 26. Presented in collaboration with the Ottawa Welsh Society. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/136952294318/permalink/10157089545754319/ and www.bytowne.ca

Des Moines, WA
March 9 - Grace Lutheran Church Gymanfa Ganu, 2:00-5:00 pm, Grace Lutheran Church, 22975 24th Ave S. Followed by te bach. Info: pugetsoundwelsh.org

Glastonbury, CT
March 9 - Watch Scotland v Wales 6 Nations Rugby with the Welsh Society of Western New England, 9:15-10:45 am. RSVP: InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

Glastonbury, CT
March 9 - The Welsh Society of Western New England’s Genealogy Workshop meets monthly to learn how to research Welsh roots. 11:15am-5:00pm. Come for the day or part thereof. RSVP to InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com, location provided at that time.

New York, NY
March 9 - Watch 6 Nations Rugby with NY Welsh: Scotland v Wales, 9:15am-11:15pm, The Liberty NYC, 29 West 35th St. Info: walesweek.nyc or

Oak Hill, OH
March 9 – Annual St. David's Day Celebration, noon, Oak Hill United Presbyterian Church Social Room, 205 East Cross St. Lunch followed by program and Welsh singing. Tickets: $20. Hosted by the Madog Center for Welsh Studies. Info & tickets: Jeanne Jindra, 740-245-7186 or jjindra@rio.edu

Pella, IA
March 9 - Iowa Welsh Society St David's Day Celebration, Pella Country Club. Board meeting at 10:00 am; Luncheon at 12:30 pm. Info: www.facebook.com/events/467233550475657/.

Utica, NY
March 9 - St David’s Society of Utica Annual Wales Six Nations Rugby Party, Celtic Harp, 805 Varick St. Wales v Scotland game. Info: saintdavidssociety.org or 315-338-3538.

Vancouver, BC
March 9 - Vancouver Welsh Society Six Nations Rugby, 6:15 am, The Pint, 522 Abbott St. Wales v Scotland game. Info: www.facebook.com/VancouverWelsh/posts/10155713507431230

Madison, WI
March 10 - Celebration of St. David by Cambrian Heritage Society of Madison, WI, 2:00-4:00 pm, St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2126 North Sherman Ave. Potluck te bach, trivia quiz, and singing. Bing donation of nonperishable food and/or money to support St. Paul’s good pantry. Info: madisoncambrian.org/events

New York, NY
March 10 - Welsh Congregation of New York City St. David's Service and Dinner, Rutgers Church, 236 West 73rd St. Service at 3:00 pm with Rev. Dr. Matthew P. Harrington presiding, organist Mary Nelson. Dinner following with music and entertainment. Additional details tba. Info: www.facebook.com/nycwelsh or www.welshchurch.nyc

Olympia, WA
March 10 - South Sound Night Out St. David's Potluck, 6:00 pm. Cawl, bread, and salad provided; bring Welsh-themed dish to share. RSVP for address. Info & RSVP (by Mar 8): www.facebook.com/events/2113517758767072/ or southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

Owego, NY
March 10 - Welsh Society of the Southern Tier St. David's Day Dinner, 2:00 pm, Parkview Inn, 145 Front St. Welsh menu and entertainment by harpist Melissa Collins presenting a program of all Welsh music. Info: www.facebook.com/WelshSocietyoftheSouthernTier/

Vancouver, BC
March 10 - Vancouver Welsh Society Bilingual Service, 11:00 am, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Ottawa, ON
March 12 - 2019 Welsh Film Festival presents "Y Streic a Fi/The Strike and Me." Showtime tba. Additional films on March 5, 19, and 26. Presented in collaboration with the Ottawa Welsh Society. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/136952294318/permalink/10157089545754319/ and www.bytowne.ca

Enfield, CT
March 13 - Welsh Society of Western New England Red Dragons at a Trivia Night at the Yarde Tavern, 1658 King St. Dinner from menu at 6:00 pm; trivia at 7:00 pm. Wear red! Info: welshwne.org or InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

Pittsburgh, PA
March 13-April 17 - Welsh language class, Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm, University of Pittsburgh Cathedral of Learning. Sponsored by St. David’s Society of Pittsburgh. Info: evansjoann@gmail.com or gwerthwresgairH@gmail.com

Glastonbury, CT
March 16 - Watch Wales v. Ireland 6 Nations Cup Rugby with the Welsh Society of Western New England, 9:45-11:15 am. RSVP: InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

North Riverside, IL
March 16 – Welsh Women’s Club of Chicago, 11:30 am, Scottish Home – Caledonia, 2800 Des Plaines Ave. Info & luncheon RSVP: Sue Stealey, sestealey@juno.com

Pittsburgh, PA
March 16 - St. Patrick’s Day Parade. St. David's Society of Pittsburgh will march with the Irish. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org

Vancouver, BC
March 16 - Vancouver Welsh Society Six Nations Rugby, 7:45 am, The Pint, 522 Abbott St. Wales v. Ireland game. Info: www.facebook.com/VancouverWelsh/posts/10155713507431230

Vancouver, BC
March 16 - Vancouver Welsh Society Welsh Spirit Program, 2:00 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

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

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

Ottawa, ON
March 19 - 2019 Welsh Film Festival presents "Y Syrcas/The Circus." Showtime tba. Additional films on March 5, 12, and 26. Presented in collaboration with the Ottawa Welsh Society. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/136952294318/permalink/10157089545754319/ and www.bytowne.ca

Vancouver, BC
March 23 - Vancouver Welsh Society Ceilidh/Twmpath/Barn Dance, 7:30-10:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Learn folk dances with The Rattlebone Band. TIckets: $5-10. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Ottawa, ON
March 26 - 2019 Welsh Film Festival presents "Under Milk Wood." Showtime tba. Additional films on March 5, 12, and 19. Presented in collaboration with the Ottawa Welsh Society. Info: www.facebook.com/groups/136952294318/permalink/10157089545754319/ and www.bytowne.ca

Pittsburgh, PA
March 28 - St. David’s Society Board of Directors Meeting, 6:30 pm, Claddagh Restaurant,SouthSide Works Cinema, 407 Cinema Dr. Info: www.stdavidssociety.org

Vancouver, BC
March 29 - Vancouver Welsh Society Pub Night, 7:30 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Arvonia, KS
March 3 - St. David's Welsh Society of Greater Kansas tour of the Welsh settlement of Arvonia. Meet at the historic Arvonia Church by 10:45am for Sunday Service led by Father Evan Ash. Followed by ($10) lunch. Arvonia Historic Preservation Society will lead tour of the former Welsh colony and give a historical presentation. Info: kcwelsh.com or frevanash@gmail.com.

April 2019

Oak Hill, OH
Through April 11 - Weekly Welsh language class, every Thursday, 6:00-8:00 pm, Welsh-American Heritage Museum, 412 East Main St. $30 for 10 classes. Sponsored by the Museum and the Madog Center for Welsh Studies at the University of Rio Grande. Info: 740-245-7112 or drowbotham@rio.edu

Arden Hills, MN
April 6 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons Book Club, 11:30 am, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave. N. Lunch off the menu followed by book discussion: "Aberfan" by Gaynor Madgwick. Info: stdavidsofmn.org

Milwaukee, WI
April 6 - Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area Meeting, 11:00 am, Milwaukee Catholic Home, 2462 N. Prospect Ave. Program: Members' Memories of Wales including video "Hidden Gems of Wales." Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen 262-524-8075. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org

Washington, DC
April 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

Enfield, CT
April 10 - Welsh Society of Western New England Red Dragons at a Trivia Night at the Yarde Tavern, 1658 King St. Dinner from menu at 6:00 pm; trivia at 7:00 pm. Wear red! Info: welshwne.org or InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

Glastonbury, CT
April 13 - The Welsh Society of Western New England’s Genealogy Workshop meets monthly to learn how to research Welsh roots. Meets 10:15am-5:00pm. Come for the day or part thereof. RSVP to InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com, location provided at that time.

Peterborough, ON
April 13 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 2:30 pm, Selwyn Outreach Centre. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca/

Lakewood, WA
April 14 - South Sound Night Out of Hwyl, 6:00-8:00 pm, Black Bear Diner, 10115 S Tacoma Way. Info & RSVP: www.facebook.com/events/340251803256676/ or southsound@pugetsoundwelsh.org

Largo, FL
April 16 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast meeting, noon, St. Dunstan's Anglican Church, 2790 Sunny Breeze Ave. Potluck luncheon and program. Info: welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

North Riverside, IL
April 20 – Welsh Women’s Club of Chicago, 11:30 am, Scottish Home – Caledonia, 2800 Des Plaines Ave. Info & luncheon RSVP: Sue Stealey, sestealey@juno.com

London, ON
April 26-28 - Ontario Welsh Festival 2019, DoubleTree by Hilton, 300 King St. Weekend of Welsh events including concert and cymanfa featuring Cor Machynlleth. Info: ontariowelshfestival.ca

Edwardsville, PA
April 27 - 130th "Cynonfardd" Eisteddfod, Dr. Edwards Memorial Congregational, Church & Main Streets. Afternoon Session for children ages Under 5 to 18 at 1:00 pm; Evening Session for Adults at 6:30 pm. Details available early March. To be put on the mailing list, contact Sally Morgan DiRico, 85 Nuangola Ave., Nuangola, PA 18707 or email sjbythelake@aol.com.

Utica, NY
April 27 - St David’s Society of Utica Annual Welsh Heritage Day, Oneida County History Center, 1608 Genesee St. Free admission. Displays, Welsh music, Welsh quilts, cooking demonstrations and more. Info: saintdavidssociety.org or 315-338-3538.

Vancouver, BC
April 27 - Vancouver Welsh Society Grand Spring Sale, 10:00 am-2:00 pm, Cambrian Hall, 215 East 17th Ave. Info: www.welshsociety.com

Winnipeg, MB
April 27 - Welsh Society of Manitoba Pub Quiz Night. Details tba. Info: www.manitobawelshsociety.ca or info@manitobawelshsociety.ca

May 2019

Jackson, WI
May 4-5 - Welsh Weekend for All, Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, N1688 W20152 Main St. Details TBA. Info: wggaw.org

North Bay, ON
May 4 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 7:30 pm. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca/

Washington, DC
May 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

Bracebridge, ON
May 5 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 2:00 pm, Bracebridge United Church. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca/

Enfield, CT
May 8 - Welsh Society of Western New England’s Red Dragons’ Trivia Night at the Yarde Tavern, 1658 King St. Order dinner from menu at 6PM, Trivia at 7PM, wear red if you can!

Billings, MT
May 10-12, 17-19 - "Blodwen" Welsh opera, NOVA Center for the Performing Arts, 2317 Montana Ave. This is the first staged performance in America of Joseph Parry's "Blodwen" (the first Welsh opera) yn Gymraeg! Tickets: $10-$21. Info & tickets: www.novabillings.org/event/blodwen

Glastonbury, CT
May 11 - The Welsh Society of Western New England’s Genealogy Workshop meets monthly to learn how to research Welsh roots. Meets 10:15am-5:00pm. Come for the day or part thereof. RSVP to InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com, location provided at that time.

Port Hope, ON
May 5 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 2:00 pm, St. Mark's Heritage Foundation. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca/

Largo, FL
May 18 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

North Riverside, IL
May 18 – Welsh Women’s Club of Chicago, 11:30 am; Spring luncheon; Scottish Home – Caledonia, 2800 Des Plaines Ave. Info & luncheon RSVP: Sue Stealey, sestealey@juno.com

West Springfield, MA
May 19 - Welsh Society of Western New England 2nd Annual Noson Lawen for Dylan Thomas Day. Share and contribute stories, poetry, singing, music and more in Welsh and English while enjoying a meal/drinks togehter. Info: welshwne.org or InfoWelshWNE@gmail.com

June-December 2019

Arden Hills, MN
June 1 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons Book Club, 11:30 am, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave. N. Lunch off the menu followed by book discussion: "Rice Paper Diaries" by Francesca Rhydderch. Info: stdavidsofmn.org

Washington, DC
June 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

Wauwatosa, WI
June 1 - Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area at the Scottish Highland Games, 9:00 am-10:00 pm, Hart Park, 7300 Chestnut St. Featuring a 5-a-side Wales vs. Scotland Rugby Match, talks, exhibition, craft work and videos. Rain or Shine. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org and www.milwaukeehighlandgames.com

Rewey/Mineral Point, WI
June 9 - Peniel Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Peniel Presbyterian Church, 1449 Peniel Road. Te bach following. Info: wggaw.org

Largo, FL
June 15 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Malad City, ID
June 28-30 - 15th Annual Malad Valley Welsh Festival. Food, crafts, children's activities, music, tours, and more. Poetry competition with chairing of the bard. Info: welshfestival.com

July 2019

Washington, DC
July 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

Calgary, AL
July 14-21 - Cwrs Cymraeg 2019. 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, facebook.com/cymdeithasmadog or secretary@madog.org

Greenfield, WI
July 14 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area 2nd Annual Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Christ United Methodist Church, 5200 S. 48th St. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org and www.greenfieldchristumc.org

Largo, FL
July 20 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

August 2019

Llanrwst, WALES
August 2-10 - Welsh National Eisteddfod. Info: eisteddfod.wales

Arden Hills, MN
August 3 - St. David's Society of Minnesota Well-Read Dragons Book Club, 11:30 am, Davanni's Restaurant, 3673 Lexington Ave. N. Lunch off the menu followed by book discussion: "Remember No More...Bad Blood Runs in Families: A DS Kite Mystery" by Jan Newton. Info: stdavidsofmn.org

Cardigan, NB
August 10-11 - Cardigan 200: Celebrating 200 Years of Welsh Heritage. August 10: Welsh Festival, 1:00-5:00 pm, Welsh Chapel Heritage Site, 2900 Route 620 (Royal Rd). Featuring genealogy, music, crafts, Welsh language, food. August 11: 10:30 am, Worship Service, Brunswick Street Baptist Church, 161 York St, Fredericton. Info: www.facebook.com/pg/Central-New-Brunswick-Welsh-Society-681987221892817 or www.nbwelsh.ca

Largo, FL
August 12 - St. David's Welsh Society of the Suncoast Saturday Luncheon. Details TBA. Info: welshsocietyofthesuncoast.org

Hartland, WI
August 17 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area 2nd Annual Picnic, 11:00 am–4:00 pm, Naga-Waukee Park, 651 Hwy 83, Pavilion #4. Bring a dish to share. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org

Oshkosh, WI
August 25 - Peniel/Pickett 97th Annual Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Peniel Picket Chapel. Tom White, organist; Sarah Conrad, pianist. Te bach following. Info and directions: wggaw.org

Milwaukee, WI
August 29-September 1 - North American Festival of Wales. Four full days of song, merriment and camaraderie celebrating the heritage of Wales. Entertainment by Calennig, The Three Welsh Tenors, The North American Welsh Choir. Sunday Gymanfa Ganu Director Mari Morgan with accompanist Steven Jensen. Plus Eisteddfod, seminars, marketplace, movies, tours and more. Headquarters hotel: Hilton Milwaukee City Center. Registration opens March 2019. Info: www.nafow.org

September-December 2019

Shawnee Mission, KS
September 22 - St. David's Welsh Society of Greater Kansas Film Presentation, 2:00 pm, St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 5325 Nieman Rd. Info: kcwelsh.com or frevanash@gmail.com.

Smiths Falls, ON
September 28 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 7:30 pm, St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca

Remsen, NY
September 28-29 - Remsen Barn Festival. Info: www.remsenbarnfestival.org

Milwaukee, WI
October 5 – Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area Meeting, 11:00 am, Milwaukee Catholic Home, 2462 N. Prospect Ave. Program: "Governing Wales in the 21st Century," a live presentation from Wales by video link. Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen 262-524-8075. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org

Cambria, WI
October 13 - Cambria Annual Gymanfa Ganu, Cambria First Presbyterian Church, 121 West Florence St. Sessions at 2:30 and 6:00 pm with supper served between sessions. Info: wggaw.org

Winnipeg, MB
October 19 - Welsh Society of Manitoba Noson Lawen. Details tba. Info: www.manitobawelshsociety.ca or info@manitobawelshsociety.ca

Fond du Lac, WI
November 18 - Christmas Gymanfa Ganu, 2:30 pm, Historic Cathedral Church of St. Paul the Apostle, 51 W. Division St. Te bach following. Info: wggaw.org

West Allis, WI
November 22-24 - Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area at the Holiday Folk Fair International, State Fair Park, 640 S 84th St. Exhibition, craft work, costumes. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org and www.folkfair.org

Toronto, ON
December 1 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 3:00 pm, Martin Luther Lutheran Church. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca/

Muskego, WI
December 7 - Welsh Club of the Milwaukee Area Christmas Concert, 11:00 am, Three Pillars, The Village on the Square, 375 Highway 67, Dousman, WI. Music and performance by 2018 music scholarship winner Stephen Simuncak. Lunch RSVP: Carol Jensen 262-524-8075. Info: milwaukeewelshclub.org

Winnipeg, MB
December 7 - Welsh Society of Manitoba Noson Carolau. Details tba. Info: www.manitobawelshsociety.ca or info@manitobawelshsociety.ca

Toronto, ON
December 11 - Christmas Concert featuring the Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir, 7:30 pm. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca/

Unionville, ON
December 14 - Toronto Welsh Male Voice Choir Concert, 7:30 pm, St. Philip's on-the-hill Anglican Church. Details tba. Info: welshchoir.ca/

2020

Winnipeg, MB
February 29 - Welsh Society of Manitoba St. David's Day Celebration. Details tba. Info: www.manitobawelshsociety.ca or info@manitobawelshsociety.ca

 



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