Fest140 Programme/Schedule

SC140poster3Click here to Download a pdf of the programme/schedule: Fest140Schedule081613-2

Friday, August 23, 2013

  • 6 – 9 PM – Registration, Welcome, and Musical Jam Session, Burns Hall, Kincardine

Saturday, August 24, 2013

  • 9:30 AM –  Registration, Burns Hall
  • 10 AM – 5 PM Vendors, demonstrations and displays, Burns Hall
  • 10 AM – 3:30 PM – Kincardine Melville Church & School open
  • 10 AM – 3:30 PM – Quilt Show at Cari Grierson’s
  • 10 AM – 3:30 PM – Tartan (& Vintage Clothing) Show at Darlene Morton’s
  • 10AM – 11:30 AM – Bus Tour, departs from Burns Hall
  • 10:30AM – 11:30 AM – Beginners Highland Dance Workshop, Burns Hall
  • 10:30 AM – 2 PM – Upper Kintore Church & School open
  • 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM – Lunch, Myrtle Matheson’s field, up the road from Burns Hall
  • 1 – 2:30 PM – Bus Tour, departs from Burns Hall
  • 1 – 2:30 PM – Highland games/heavy events (may go longer if needed), Myrtle Matheson’s field
  • 1:30 – 2 PM – Axemanship and crosscut saw demonstration, Myrtle Matheson’s field
  • 2 – 2:30 PM – Scything Demonstration, Myrtle Matheson’s field
  • 3 – 6 PM – Barbecue, Myrtle Matheson’s field
  • 7 PM – Concert & Dance, featuring Wednesday Evening Fiddlers, to follow, Burns Hall

Sunday, August 25, 2013

  • 11 AM – Church Service (Melville United Church, Kincardine), followed by a group picture at the church and tea at the Burns Hall

All times are Atlantic Time Zone (one hour earlier than Eastern Time)
See our Google Map for locations. Don’t forget sunglasses, sunscreen,
folding chair, hat, fly dope, musical instrument, rain gear in case!.
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Fest140: You’re invited!

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Failte, failte!
Welcome home to all who have connections in
the Scotch Colony of New Brunswick!

August 23, 24, 25, 2013 are special days in the Scotch Colony.  We who have ties here connecting us to the land or to the memories of the early settlers of 1873-74 will enjoy a very unique celebration that has been several years in the planning.

Scotch Colony Fest 140 encompasses many activities that will:
• connect you to your Scottish roots
• explore your heritage in music and displays
• rekindle ties with your relatives
• immerse you the beauty of our countrysideSC140poster4

Our specially designed logo is the four-sided Celtic Love Knot binding the four areas of the Scotch Colony together whilst circling the thistle of Scotland. As our logo depicts, we will bond and learn and share our common heritage in these bonny hills in all the activities planned for your enjoyment and centred around the Burns Hall, Kincardine.

RSVP – It would be great if we knew how many are coming so we can better plan our activities.

Bring any and all, if possible, folding chair, sun/rain gear and fly dope as well as Family Tree diagram, a new or old  home-made quilt with a story card attached for display.

Make your Quilt Story Card about recipe card size, 3 by 5 inches.  It should name the person who made the quilt, the owner, the approximate date and size, the pattern, and any little memorable or special info about the quilt.

Here is the Scotch Colony Fest140 Programme

Click here to download a print version of the Fest140 Program (ScotchColonyFest140Program071413-1.pdf -updated 14 Jul, 2013-1)

 

Fest140 Accommodations

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Search www.tourismnewbrunswick.ca for accommodations.

Perth-Andover

Perth-Andover Motor Inn
560 Route 190
Perth-Andover
(506) 273-2224

Fort Road Motel
117 Fort Rd
Perth-Andover
(506) 273-3755

R. E. Baird Memorial Campground
Route 105
Perth-Andover
(506) 273-3080

The Castle Inn
21 Brentwood Drive,
Perth-Andover,
New Brunswick E7H 1P1, Canada
(506) 273-9495

Kringle’s Bed & Breakfast
21 Marshall Street
Perth-Andover,
New Brunswick E7H 3A8, Canada

Baird House Bed and Breakfast
19906 Route 2
Perth-Andover
New Brunswick E7H 3S8 , Canada

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Hearts and Hearths history/cookbook

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Scotch Colony Hearts and Hearths
Stories and recipes from residents and descendants of The Scotch Colony of New Brunswick 1873

Now available!! 221 recipes and stories, 218 pages, 38 historic and contemporary photos! A wonderful keepsake and sure to be cherished by generations to come! Thank you to our many kind contributors for sharing their stories and recipes!

$20.00 each (Canadian Funds)
$5.00 each shipping within Canada

Contact: Carolyn Smith
470 Route 190 Apt.#1
Carlingford, NB E7H 4H9
506-273-6578
Email us: info@ScotchColony.ca

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Garth, Bill, Cari, Carolyn, Darlene

Scotch Colony Committee:

Darlene Morton
129 Manse Hill Road
Kincardine, NB E7H 3A3
506-273-3108

Carolyn Smith
470 Route 190 Apt.#1
Carlingford, NB E7H 4H9
506-273-6578

Cari Grierson
404 Kincardine Road
Kincardine, NB E7H 2K6
506-273-3670

Garth Farquhar
890 Kintore Road
Upper Kintore, NB E7H 2P5
506-274-9313

Jean & Bill Duncan
1012 South Shore Road
Stockholm, ME 04783
207-896-3461

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