Our next day course will be held on Saturday 12 March 2016 in Mile End Primary School, Midstocket Road, Aberdeen, 10am – 3.15pm. We hope to run two classes, one for recent beginners and one for intermediate/advanced level students. Full fee £25 (£12.50 for full time students or parents of children attending Gaelic Medium school). Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Our next coffee afternoon will take place on Saturday 30 January 2016 in the Unitarian Church, Skene Terrace, Aberdeen, 2.30pm – 4.30pm with our Children’s Club running from 3-4pm.. All welcome, from beginners to fluent speakers. £2.50 adults, £3 for children’s club.
Our evening classes will recommence week beginning 11 January 2016 in Rosemount Community Centre, 7-9pm for a ten week term. Fees (payable on the first night of class) are £75 (£37.50 for full time students and parents of children attending Gaelic Medium school). We hope to run the following classes: Wednesday 13 Jan (Intermediate and recent beginners), Thursday 14 Jan (beginners). These classes are a continuation from last term so unfortunately we will not be able to cater for complete beginners. However if you already have a little bit of Gaelic we may be able to slot you in somewhere. Classes will only run if we have enough people to cover our costs. Email email@example.com for more info.
Gaelic song with Gillebrìde MacMillan
Saturday 15 November 10.00 -3.15pm
Mile End Primary School
Full-day and half-day rates £30 / £15
FT students and GME parents £15 / £7.50
A rare opportunity to learn traditional Gaelic song in Aberdeen from one of Scotland’s finest Gaelic singers. Gillebrìde, who is from South Uist, has recorded two solo albums, Air Fòrladh and Thogainn Ort Fonn!, as well as recording with the group Na Seòid. A song workshop for Gaelic speakers (morning) and/or a workshop for mixed ability, including those with no Gaelic, (afternoon) are being run in parallel with a Gaelic language workshop (mixed ability) with the ever popular Alec ‘Bhaltos’ MacDonald. Choose to attend for a half-day or full-day. All welcome!
Registration: 09.30 – 10: 00
Gaelic song for Gaelic speakers OR Gaelic language: 10:00 – 12:30
Gaelic song for all OR Gaelic language: 13:00 – 15:15
For further information and to book your place:
Tel Gillian: 07729 790 399
Aberdeen Gaelic Club are holding a ceilidh on 22 November 2104, 7.30 to 11.30pm at the Northern Hotel with the Rob Roy Ceilidh band. Tickets available on the door – £10/£7 concessions. £25 for family of five (max 2 adults). All welcome
Dr Jake King of Sabhal Mor Ostaig and Edinburgh University will give a talk on the Gaelic Place-names of North East Scotland on Friday 3 October at 7pm in the Sanctuary, Queens Cross Church, Aberdeen. £8/£5 concession.
Our evening classes will begin week commencing 15 September with classes for beginner, intermediate and advanced students. The term will last for 10 weeks at a cost of £75 (with discounts for full time students and parents of children attending Gaelic Medium school). Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.