2014 Events Schedule:

    **March 1,  St. David's Day, around the world.

“Gathering of the Clans” events - in this 26th

anniversary year of

Poultney Area St. David’s Society.

Saturday, March 1, 2014, 12:30 p.m. – St. David's Day 26th Anniversary Gathering of the Clans St. David's Day Dinner in Honor of St. David, Patron Saint of Wales

   St. David’s Society Gathering of the Clans in Granville at A.J.'s Restaurant, Quaker Street, in our Slate Valley was held

Sunday, September 21, 2014, 2:00 p.m. – 26th Anniversary Gathering of the Clans was held in the fellowship hall of United Baptist Church, East Poultney.  Guest speaker was John L. Wilson of Harvard, MA.  Mr. Wilson, an historical researcher, is working on a book which will include information about a Slate Valley Sgt., Edward T. Jones, Jr., who was killed in Germany in 1944.  His remains were found in 2008 and returned to our Slate Valley in 2010 for burial.

Other events:

Sundays in 2014, 10:00 a.m. - Poultney, Vermont, worship at Welsh Presbyterian Church.  Address: Grove Street (Vermont Route 30), Poultney. [The services are in the English language.]  Welsh Presbyterian Church currently seeks a Sunday and special services pastor, as well as an organist/accompanist. 

2015 Events Schedule:

Poultney, Vermont – October 2, 2014

WELSH MALE CHOIR TO RETURN TO THE VERMONT / NEW YORK REGION IN 2015 –

The officers and board of directors of Poultney Area St. David’s Society, Inc. are pleased to announce that Côr y Penrhyn, the Penrhyn Welsh male choir, from Bethesda, Gwynedd, North West Wales will return to Vermont and New York in September, 2015. Bethesda and Poultney are “sister-cities” since the late 1970’s. The St. David’s Society will host Côr y Penrhyn for 3 nights, this being a third time for the society to host this choir. The society previously hosted Côr y Penrhyn in 1993 and 1999. Concert tickets were sold out at each previous event.

Additional press releases shall be forth-coming. Those will provide information about Côr y Penrhyn, its conductor, accompanist, soloist, and master of ceremonies as well as public activities, including concert venue and ticket information, during Côr y Penrhyn’s time with the St. David’s Society. The 2015 visit of Côr y Penrhyn, one of the busiest choirs in Wales, promises to be another out-standing concert event.

Poultney Area St. David’s Society, Inc. seeks sponsors to help with this visit. For information about being a sponsor, please contact Poultney Area St. David’s Society.

Poultney Area St. David’s Society, Inc. (PASDS): 60 Norton Ave., Poultney, VT 05764-1029.

Poultney Area St. David’s Society, Inc. is a 501( c ) (7) non-profit fellowship organization founded in 1988.

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