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AGM and August 2017 Newsletter

AGM and August 2017 Newsletter

The Committee are pleased to report that Jean Hollis was elected Secretary and Val Jenkins elected Treasurer at the AGM held on 4 August 2017.  As before, the committee will designate a rotating Chairperson role. Congratulations to our committee Colin, Kevin, Keith, Cavan, Paul & John, Jean and Val, and our thanks to ex-committee member Dale who will continue as Bookings/Publicity person.

Another great newsletter from Colin.  Click here to read the news.

Mark your Calendars

Mark your Calendars

November 2017

10 November at RSA, Bristol Street  RAVEN MAVENS & NEIL BILLINGTON  7.30 pm; Blackboard of one song each in first half; $5 members/$10 public.  A bar and restaurant are available from 5:30 pm

12 November    Amazing electric Hurdy Gurdy by Guilhem Desq – one of Wellyfest’s star performances.  At the Tsunami concert lounge – 2.30pm  Afternoon tea afterwards.  $15 cash at door.  Don’t forget to book – last concert was a full house.  021 161 9154 or

24 November     Club Night at Scottish Hall  – $2 – All Welcome

26 November     House Concert at Jean’s with OWEN HUGH – $10       Sunday afternoon 3pm but come early, bring a plate for afternoon tea, no dogs please.  Bookings in advance to or 027 2079695

December 2017

2 December    House Concert at Dale’s with VICTORIA VIGENSER – $10   Social evening – 5 pm bring shared dinner.  Jamming to follow 8 pm concert.

8 December      Members Xmas Folk Party – Blackboard – Scottish Hall opens 7pm; a plate contribution is appreciated.   A good night of entertainment assured!

No club night planned – Festival Season starts!!!   Some great choices – Tahora, Whare Flat, Tui Farm, Te Rangi, Auckland Folk Festival and more!


January 2018

Apologies – No Concert or Club Night at Scottish Hall

Watch for:

Jan 17 – Levity Beet House Concert for Kids & Grandparents at Jeans;           Jan 12 – Alan Reid, Scottish Performer(ex Battlefield Band) at Tsunami;             Jan 14 – Victoria Vigenser at Jo & Merlin’s;                                                         Jan 20 – Pete Grassby Ceilidh & Concert at Rona and Jeremy’s